Gold Sponsors

American Global Logistics (AGL)

American Global Logistics (AGL) is a supply chain software and services company offering end-to-end multi-modal transportation solutions, customs brokerage, compliance consultation, carrier allocation management, warehousing, distribution, and purchase order management. Its cloud-based technology provides real-time shipment visibility and accountability-based customer service model helps customers deliver a consistent experience to end-users.

Atlantic Intermodal Services

Atlantic Intermodal Services provides superior drayage for clients in key markets across the East Coast. With locations in Atlanta, Charleston, Charlotte, Greensboro, Greer, Jacksonville, Norfolk and Savannah, we are perfectly positioned to help customers. Count on AIS as a powerful resource dedicated to getting your cargo to its destination on time.

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.

Coastal Logistics Group, Inc.

CLG is a family owned Savannah headquartered 3PL. With operations in Georgia, the Carolinas and Virginia, CLG focuses on industrial warehousing and paper, packaging and Crating, out of gauge cargo handling and mobile project services. CLG also specializes in custom solutions for the most complex and varied challenges that today’s markets present.

CSX Transportation

CSX, based in Jacksonville, Florida, is a premier transportation company. It provides rail, intermodal and rail-to-truck transload services and solutions to customers across a broad array of markets, including energy, industrial, construction, agricultural, and consumer products.

Distribution Services International, Inc. (DSI)

A value-driven, integral supply chain partner, DSI operates over one million square feet of contract and public warehousing assets in Savannah to serve the needs of importers and exporters.  Headquartered in Savannah for nearly 30 years, DSI uses a comprehensive technology platform to deliver value-added warehousing, trucking, and rail services to global manufacturers and retailers across many industries.

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.

ESL Power Systems, Inc.

ESL Power Systems, Inc. designs and manufactures electrical devices for powering refrigerated ISO containers, including safety-interlocked reefer outlets, eRTG safety-interlocked disconnect cabinets, power-sharing units, transformers, plugs and connectors, and other related products.

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.

Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics

The Center of Innovation for Logistics helps companies take advantage of the state’s world-class logistics industry, so that they can improve supply chain efficiencies, support growth, and increase global competitiveness. Learn more at

Georgia Department of Economic Development

Continuously ranked the No. 1 state for business, Georgia’s world-class logistics infrastructure moves peoples, products and services quickly and efficiently around the world. Georgia has international representatives in 11 key global markets, while more than 3,000 international companies and approximately 70 foreign governments call the state home.

Georgia Exports Company LLC

Georgia Exports Company's focus is on international trade flowing through the GPA. With office locations in Springfield, Ga. and Qingdao, China we currently export 200-300 FCLS per week of forest products. We are currently looking to diversify into other products and can offer trucking, fumigation, rail access, and other services.

Georgia Stevedore Association

The Georgia Stevedore Association represents the stevedoring management companies who, in concert with the Georgia Ports Authority and ILA, ensure the Ports of Savannah and Brunswick provide the highest level of service to all customers.  We strive to provide the safest, most cost-efficient, and reliable services possible.

International Longshoremen’s Association, AFL-CIO

The International Longshoremen’s Association, AFL-CIO represents 65,000 waterfront workers at port areas from Eastern Canada to Puerto Rico and the Great Lakes to Texas.  Founded in 1892, it is the largest longshore union in North America.

The ILA recently negotiated a six-year Master Contract with USMX, which is in effect until Sept. 30, 2024.

Logistec USA Inc.

Logistec offers cargo handling, stevedoring, port logistics, storage and other services to help get products to market on time and on budget. We work with all types of dry bulk and breakbulk, including biomass, steel, and containers. Our experienced staff work closely with customers to develop customized supply chain solutions.


LS3P is an architecture, interiors, and planning firm providing services nationwide from our 8 offices across the Southeast. We are a design firm with regional roots and a national reach. Our mission is simple: to engage clients and communities, to design meaningful places, with proven results that transform.

Murray County Industrial Development Authority

The Murray County Industrial Development Authority is committed to embracing a new way of doing business. As home of the new Appalachian Regional Port, a Georgia Ports Authority facility, the Murray County IDA is the perfect location for distribution and manufacturing. Also, check out our new Murray South Industrial Park.

North American Chassis Pool Cooperative, LLC (NACPC)

The North American Chassis Pool Cooperative, LLC (NACPC) was formed by twelve U.S. motor carriers, governed by the Surface Transportation Board.  As an IEP, we operate over 21,000 intermodal chassis that contribute to mainly neutral chassis pools.  We promote quality, quantity, safety, and an “at cost” model for ocean carriers, motor carriers, and shippers.

Outsource Logistics LLC

Outsource Logistics is a Southeast Regional 3PL operating approximately 1 million square feet of warehouse space.  Outsource Logistics has been in business for over 15 years and provides solutions ranging from haz/mat to food grade storage and a wide range of value added and transportation solutions including LTL and Drayage.

Port of Nansha

Port of Nansha continues to be the fastest growing deep-water port in South China on the Western Pearl River Delta. In 2018 we moved over 15 million TEUs, at our port which consists of 16 Berths, and 61 Cranes. In 2020 we will open our new Cold Storage Facility and launch our new On Dock Rail Operations.

R.B. Baker

R.B. Baker is a builder of transportation and infrastructure projects, port facilities, commercial and industrial developments, and landfills throughout the Southeastern U.S. For more than 20 years we’ve worked hard at building lasting relationships with owners, engineers, and vendors. Our motto of “Honesty… Safety… Integrity…” stands as our solid commitment to every client.

RoadOne IntermodaLogistics

RoadOne Intermodal Logistics is America’s premier intermodal transportation and related logistics company, offering industry-leading port/rail container drayage, dedicated truckload, warehousing and distribution solutions nationwide. With 1,200-plus tractors across 43 locations, RoadOne has the scale and resources you need.

SedCon Technologies, Inc.

The SedCon® Turbo System prevents shoaling in ship berths and eliminates the need for maintenance dredging. Benefits include substantial savings in maintenance costs and increased revenues for the facility. Following installation, the berth will have full water depth at all times, increasing its availability for ship traffic and total cargo throughput.


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 U.S. 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.


UNIS Fulfillment excels at complex distribution to retailers, as well as basic storage and value-added services. Our network of distribution centers and cross-docks has been strategically designed to reach 98 percent of U.S. markets within 48 hours – ideally suited for same-day and next-day deliveries. UNIS offers A full range of transportation services, from port drayage to truckload and dedicated fleets.