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We’re building Geekend together! Huge THANKS to our amazing sponsors

Posted on July 28, 2015 By Anna Tóth

There’s still more than two months to go – but over 200 people are already committed to Geekend 2015! Geekend exists to connect and empower the entrepreneurial and tech sectors – their members and all those that what to learn, grow, and create.

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The second round of speakers are here – You have a question, they have an answer!

Posted on June 25, 2015 By Anna Tóth

Get to know more of our Geekend Speakers! They’ll help you ask better questions and provide some answers well. Do you have questions about entrepreneurship, technology, or innovation? Of course you do, we do too. Our next group of Geekend speakers can’t wait to discuss them. After Geekend ends, better questioning begins! Below we highlight some of the questions Geekend sessions will address.

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The first group of Geekend speakers are unveiled

Posted on June 2, 2015 By Anna Tóth

What a great group of experts, and they all have a mind-blowing session prepared for you! Yes, the first group of Geekend speakers are unveiled — an incredibly diverse group with top-level content from hundreds of miles away and down the street. Meet them October 15-17 at Geekend! We don’t catch you up, we move you forward!

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The Creative Coast to team with The Guild Hall

Posted on April 22, 2015 By charisse

Article from Business in Savannah.

The Creative Coast is teaming up with The Guild Hall to present Geekend, their annual interactive design and coding conference this fall (Oct. 15-17).

Geekend brings together innovators, entrepreneurs, makers, designers, coders and other creative types to discuss and celebrate cutting-edge developments. The three-day event includes content-driven presentations, interactive workshops and panel discussions intended to spark conversations and encourage networking.

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The Geekend 2014 Highlights video is here!

Posted on April 7, 2015 By Anna Tóth

Did you miss last year’s geekiest event? Now you have a chance to catch up on what happened at Geekend 2014!

Did you attend? We’ve highlighted the most amazing moments for you! Refresh your memory and have some fun watching it here.

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Hypepotamus: It’s the Freakin’ Geekend Baby, We’re About to Have Us Some Fun

Posted on April 1, 2015 By Emily McLeod

Blog Post from Hypepotamus by Klaire Wesolowski.

Calling all geeks! Have you heard about the biggest thing to hit the Geek world? Presented by the Creative Coast, Geekend is bringing together the brightest designers, coders, innovators, artists, tech mavericks, and forward-thinking entrepreneurs. This is the place to meet, share and discuss cutting edge developments and exciting solutions.

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BiS in brief: Geekend 2015 to focus on growth

Posted on March 9, 2015 By Katheriin Liibert

Article on Business in Savannah.

The Creative Coast Inc. of Savannah has announced the central theme for Geekend 2015 will be growth — growth in business, career growth and growth in community.

Geekend, which will take place Oct. 15-17 in Savannah, is the annual interactive conference at which entrepreneurs, designers, developers, marketers and other creatives meet to share and discuss cutting edge developments and solutions.

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Geekend 2015: Announcing the call for speakers!

Posted on February 18, 2015 By Katheriin Liibert

We’re so pumped to announce that Geekend 2015 is all about Growth. That’s right, this year’s Geekend (Oct 15-17) will inspire you to action and give you the tools to grow your business, to grow your career, and to grow your community.

Geekend 2015 will feature a wide range of talks, workshops and panels that fit into this year’s tracks…

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FourBridges Capital Advisors: Takeaways from a Weekend at Geekend

Posted on December 22, 2014 By Katheriin Liibert

Article on FourBridges Capital Advisors blog.

Geekend in Savannah, GA, is a premier tech and creative conference for maverick entrepreneurs. For an investment banker, it’s an opportunity to be among the region’s most forward-thinking business owners and entrepreneurs. Managing Director Ralph Montgomery spoke at the event on November 15, 2014.

At FourBridges, our mission is to help Southeastern business owners gain access to the capital they need to grow. Access to capital is particularly important in the start-up environment, of course. Though our firm focuses on the middle market, we never forget that every middle market business was once a startup – so it is important for us to be plugged into this environment.

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Clark Creative Communications: Geekend 2014

Posted on December 16, 2014 By Katheriin Liibert

Blog post on Clark Creative Communications’ Blog.

We recently attended Savannah’s Geekend, a creative and entrepreneurial organization. It’s basically a place where your brain becomes so full of ideas and possibilities that it could explode. It also causes your heart to overflow with passion and purpose. It consists of hundreds of people all teeming with the same feelings, engaging with others to pursue new challenges, making opportunities happen and pushing boundaries to the edge. Long story short, we became “Geekenders.”

Here are several things we enjoyed throughout the weekend…

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