Gold Sponsors

Averitt Express

Averitt Express provides global freight transportation and supply chain management with a single point of contact - The Power of One. Customized solutions include cross-border, dedicated, expedited ground/air, intermodal COFC/TOFC, international ocean/air, local customization, less-than-truckload, PortSide®, retail solutions, temperature-controlled, transportation management, truckload, multimodal and warehousing.


BIG RED INC, an authorized dealer for Taylor Machine Works, carries the full line of Taylor forklifts, loaded and empty container handlers, and reach stackers.  We carry new and used equipment, for sale or lease, to serve you and your customers' needs.

Damco Distribution Services, Inc. (DDSI)

Damco Distribution Services Inc. (DDSI) is a world-class provider of customized distribution solutions through the following core services: DC Bypass, Fulfillment, Transload and Cross Dock, Value Added Services, Facility and Yard Management, and Visibility / IT Solutions. DBA as Hudd Transportation providing drayage services in Savannah Georgia leasing 105 Owner Operators.

Environmental International Corporation

Environmental International Corporation provides practical and cost-effective multimedia environmental engineering services on a global scale. Our offerings include site assessments, environmental audits, risk and hazard evaluation, property acquisition/divestment services, litigation support, warehouse compliance, forensic engineering, greenhouse gas evaluations, waste minimization, multimedia remediation, water and wastewater treatment, sustainability evaluation, and related services.

Evans General Contractors

Evans General Contractors provides comprehensive design/build and general contracting services in the manufacturing, industrial, office and healthcare markets. From conceptual project development through final completion, we provide value that exceeds our clients’ expectations.

JIT Warehousing & Logistics, LLC

With over a quarter of a century in the import/export industry, JIT offers World Class warehousing, trucking, shipside delivery, intermodal services, specialty hauling, crane services, cross docking, escort services and more. Our 3 Savannah, Georgia facilities offers over a million square feet of inside storage and over 10 acres of outside storage. Located within minutes of GPA Ocean Terminal and Garden City Terminal. CSX & 2 N/S rail sidings. JIT is your turn key, Just-In-Time operator.

Ports America

Ports America is the largest terminal operator and stevedore in the United States, operating in more than 42 ports and 80 locations. With a highly skilled labor force, Ports America has the expertise to manage all types of cargo, including container, bulk, breakbulk/project, automotive, RoRo, cruise, and maintenance and repair.


Terracon is an engineering consulting firm providing geotechnical, environmental, construction materials engineering and testing. Since 1965, our employee-owned firm has provided tailored services to meet our clients’ objectives. We help our clients succeed in their business ventures by executing projects effectively, controlling costs, and managing risk.


TOTE is a leading transportation and logistics company, overseeing some of the most trusted companies in the US. TOTE Maritime Alaska and TOTE Maritime Puerto Rico bring unmatched reliability and service to the far corners of the United States. TOTE Services offers leading edge ship management services for commercial and Government vessels. TOTE is part of the Saltchuk family of companies.