Silver Sponsors

BMW of North America, LLC

As the leading premium automotive company in the U.S., BMW of North America has five major vehicle distribution centers around the country to import, process and distribute vehicles to its retailers. One of the five is the Brunswick, Ga. facility which handles all U.S. Southeast imports, processing approximately 82,800 vehicles in 2015.

Brennan & Company

Brennan & Company specializes in commercial marine insurance and property-casualty insurance, utilizing a wealth of experience to implement insurance programs tailored to the client’s needs.  Domiciled in Savannah, Brennan & Company works closely with policyholders throughout the Southeastern United States and beyond.

Cargo Group, LLC

Cargo Group, LLC is a U.S. customs bonded warehousing and distribution facility located minutes away from the Georgia Ports Authority. CGL operates on 20 acres of gated property with 255,000 square feet of warehouse storage.

Ceres Terminals Incorporated

Ceres Terminals Incorporated, one of North America’s largest stevedores and marine terminal operators, brings unsurpassed experience and operational diversity to handling containers, autos, roll-on/roll-off, breakbulk, steel, neo-bulk, bulk cargoes and cruise vessel operations. Ceres competes on more than just price. We deliver added value for our customers.

Crane Worldwide Logistics

The Best Kept Secret in Global Logistics. Crane Worldwide is dedicated to becoming the industry’s premier global provider of customized transportation and logistics services by delivering innovative, efficient and cost effective solutions. Our solutions create strategic value and a competitive edge for our global customers, while providing a challenging and rewarding work environment for our greatest asset – our own employees


Fedway provides an opportunity to locate your company on property described as “the intersection of Main and Main.” Located minutes from Garden City Terminal and off the Jimmy Deloach Parkway with direct access to I-95, Fedway is pursuing construction of a build-to-suit 600,000-plus square-foot warehouse and a 30,000 square-foot Class A office building.

Howard Sheppard, Inc.

Howard Sheppard, Inc. is a family – owned and operated trucking company that has been in business for more than 75 years. Howard Sheppard Inc.’s Intermodal Division services the Savannah and Charleston Ports and specializes in handling overweight and refrigerated containers. Please visit our website to learn more about our services.


As a Subsidiary of Maersk—the world’s largest provider of containerized transportation solutions – our customer base and volume exceeds the industry average.  Hudd Transportation has provided superior drayage service to the Southeast for nearly 20 years and is currently one of the largest dray providers servicing Georgia Ports Authority. "Driving safety”

Hussey Gay Bell

Celebrating more than five decades of service to the Georgia Ports Authority, our civil and structural engineers, architects, surveyors and construction inspectors are committed to delivery of thoughtfully – designed marine, port and related commercial/industrial projects. Our team caters to your needs – inside, outside and around the port hub.

Hypotenuse Incorporated

Hypotenuse Incorporated, is a full – service 3PL provider that offers a complete supply chain solution for our logistic partners.  Our facility is centrally located in Statesboro, Ga. which offers USDA and FDA approved cold storage, 250,000 square feet inside and 30 acres of outside space.  We deliver for our customers!


JIMCO Bulk Services is a world – class provider of rail to container transloading services for agricultural and other products that include dried distillers grains (DDGs), soybeans, wheat, and corn meal gluten. Located just minutes from the Georgia Ports Authority on Norfolk Southern’s rail system, JIMCO provides full access to documentation and inspection services for your containerized export needs.

Lightning Transportation

With Lightning Transportation you get personalized, reliable intermodal drayage and domestic truckload services.

Committed to highly flexible and efficient operations, Lightning will help reduce shipping costs and give you peace of mind with safe and “on time” delivery. We are dedicated to building and maintaining a long term partnership with our customers.

Matson Logistics, Inc.

Matson Logistics, Inc., offers a comprehensive suite of supply chain services, including warehousing and distribution, freight consolidation in China, domestic and international intermodal rail, FTL, LTL and expedited transportation services. Matson provides innovative supply chain solutions, from Shanghai to Savannah. Matson Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Matson Navigation Company, Inc.

North Georgia Electric Membership Corporation

North Georgia Electric Membership Corporation was founded in 1936 as a not-for-profit electric cooperative, serving members in seven Northwest Georgia counties: Catoosa, Chattooga, Floyd, Gordon, Murray, Walker and Whitfield. North Georgia EMC delivers power to approximately 100,000 metering points, through 6,400 miles of line, 34 substations and four area offices.

Oliver Maner

An award-winning law firm, Oliver Maner has provided superior and effective legal services and solutions for its clients across the South for 120 years. Home to an accomplished list of seasoned lawyers, the Savannah-based firm boasts an outstanding record of success across a broad and diverse range of practice areas.

ONL-RBW Logistics

We are not just a warehouse, a trucking company, or a transloader. What we do is something different. Something significant. Something more – providing smart, creative logistics strategies to simplify your supply chain. We deliver results!

Port City Logistics

Port City Logistics, Inc. offers a wide variety of cost effective transportation, warehousing, and storage services in Savannah, Ga. With approximately 2 million square feet of warehouse space conveniently located 4.5 miles from the port, we can accommodate most any service requirement. Our focus is to maximize your efficiency while minimizing your cost.

PortFresh Logistics

PortFresh Logistics is the Southeast leader in specialty logistics services for the produce and perishables industry, providing a comprehensive range of cost and time saving services including USCBP and USDA inspections, temperature controlled storage, customized repack services, and transportation to deliver significant savings to direct retail importers, distributors and growers through choosing Port of Savannah importation.

PS Logistics

PS Logistics is the third largest flatbed trucking company in the United States offering 3,000+ assets of flatbeds, vans, refrigerated equipment, RGNs, and stepdecks. Other service offerings include a 32 year old brokerage arm and a full 3PL transportation and logistics management services.

Savannah Marine Terminal

Savannah Marine Terminal has steadily become one of the largest transload and bulk material companies in the Northeast.  We are located just three miles from the port and have direct access to both rail lines, CSX and NS, on a 35 acre industrial complex with a vast amount of on-site services.

Savannah Pilots Association

One of the nation’s oldest pilots associations, the Savannah Pilots Association has continuously played an important role in the growth and development of the Savannah port and the regional economy, always doing so with the professionalism and dedication of its members.

Schilli Distribution Services

Schilli Distribution Services provides dedicated logistics support with over 2 million square feet of warehouse space nationwide.  Our Daseke carrier alliance offers a network of trucks as the nation’s largest open-top provider. Our mission is to create a competitive advantage by providing customized solutions in all aspects of the supply chain.

Schneider Port Logistics

Schneider Port Logistics and Warehousing services remove the uncertainty of international freight shipping with reliable port dray, transloading and contract warehousing/distribution – driving efficiency and optimization in your supply chain. With operations in Savannah, Norfolk, New Jersey, Houston, Los Angeles, Charleston and Savannah, along with inland locations, we can help you move your freight seamlessly from port to store, or anywhere in between.

ShibataFenderTeam Inc.

ShibataFenderTeam Inc. is part of the SFT Group, one of the leading fender manufacturers with 50+ years of group experience and an extensive global network specialist for customized fender solutions, focused on in-house manufacturing and full scale testing, offering the full range of high quality marine fender products.

SSA Cooper, LLC

SSA Cooper is a Savannah – based joint partnership between SSA Marine and Cooper/T. Smith providing stevedoring, CFS and off port warehousing. Our 80-plus years of experience coupled with an extensive inventory of equipment allow us to handle every type of cargo providing professional, timely and safe operations.


Since 1948, TCW has been providing transportation services in the Southeastern US. By incorporating intermodal, truckload, distribution, transload and hostling services, TCW provides value added efficiency. As an asset based fleet with 24/7 services, TCW is committed to fully supporting the growing logistical demands of Georgia and surrounding states.


For 50-plus years, TMEIC has provided crane controls and automation systems for port cranes.  TMEIC’s advanced systems drive the world’s newest automated container ports in Barcelona, Sydney, Abu Dhabi and New Jersey as well as recently completed crane control retrofits right here in Savannah.  TMEIC… When Innovation Matters.

TradePort Logistics, LLC

TradePort Logistics is a premier provider of transloading, distribution center and fulfillment services to fast-moving, high-volume retailers and e-commerce merchants. In Savannah, we operate a 100-door cross-dock with 500 container parking spaces, capable of processing 20,000+ containers per year. TradePort also develops logistics facilities wherever needed.

United States Maritime Alliance, Ltd. (USMX)

The United States Maritime Alliance, Ltd. (USMX) is a non-profit, incorporated membership alliance of East and Gulf Coast employers (container carriers, terminal operators and port associations) of the longshore industry. USMX represents its members in Master Contract bargaining, oversees coastwide longshore training and administers fringe benefit funds and programs.

World Distribution Services

World Distribution Services is a dynamic asset based distribution company that is focused on developing strong relationships with our clients by delivering world-class service. Our warehouses and drayage assets are strategically located in the major U.S. East Coast ports and throughout the Midwest. Intelligent Solutions – Anticipatory Service – Precise Execution

ZIM Integrated Shipping Services Ltd

ZIM is committed to providing our clients around the world with reliable, creative and flexible shipping services based on expertise gained from more than 70 years of experience.  

Our vision as an independent company combines advanced technological foresight with a personal, dedicated service to customers, while maintaining a tradition of excellence.