Office of Marketing and Communications

Mission:

 Enhancing the Savannah experience through consistent communication and relationship building to drive our community FORWARD.

2020 strategic goals:

Build our brand: tying storytelling to the City’s primary goals in new, engaging ways.

Enhancing technology: enhancing technological communication platforms and efficiencies.

Knowing our neighbors: building relationships with our community and showing the City’s human side.

Learn by listening: encouraging conversations and communicating about what matters.

Partner with purpose: engaging with and welcoming support from our partners to optimize effectiveness.

Make a difference: purposefully focusing on making a difference in the lives of those we serve.

Areas of responsibility:

 online/digital communications, media relations, coordination of special announcements and events, public engagement, video production, strategic marketing, community news.

  1. City’s CARES Act distribution reduced by State of Georgia

    Savannah had anticipated additional funding of $17 million, a significant portion would have gone toward assistance for local small businesses and individuals who are struggling as a result of COVID-19. Read on...
  2. Savannah selected to participate in new program with support from Bloomberg Philanthropies

    Through the City Budgeting for Equity and Recovery program, What Works Cities will support mayors, chief financial officers, and budget directors to use data-driven best practices as they continue to manage their pandemic responses. Read on...
  3. Mayor Johnson to deliver State of the City address

    Residents can watch the address live via the City’s Facebook page, the City’s website, or SGTV cable channel 8. Read on...