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Savannah King

Savannah King
Managing Editor of Custom Content

Savannah King is managing editor of custom content for Conway Inc. She is an award-winning journalist and previously wrote for The Times in Gainesville, Ga. She graduated from the University of West Florida with a degree in Broadcast Journalism and lives near Atlanta.


Articles from this Author

Interview with DED: A Balanced Approach to Business 9/2/2021
License Reciprocity: License Reform Removes Barriers for Employment 8/30/2021
Tourism: Coastal Mississippi's Banner Year: Despite tourism slow down, Coastal Mississippi continues to draw a crowd. 8/30/2021
Quality Of Life: Welcome to the Hospitality: SEVEN REASONS LIFE IS BETTER IN MISSISSIPPI 8/26/2021
Interview with The Governor: Leading For Tomorrow 8/25/2021
Missouri: E-commerce Companies Find ‘Prime’ Locations in the Show-Me State: Amazon must like what it sees in the Show-Me State, because it has made several new investments in recent months. 8/16/2021
Healthcare: Hub for Healthcare: Mississippi’s strong healthcare industry draws national leaders to locate in Southaven. 8/8/2021
New Jersey: New Jersey Shores Up its Claim to U.S. Offshore Wind Energy: The Garden State is off to a good start on its way toward a goal of 7,500 megawatts of offshore wind power generation by 2035. 8/5/2021
Abilene, Texas: Abilene’s Appeal Lands City’s Largest Deal: Food producers find fertile ground in Northwest Texas. 8/2/2021
Region Profile: Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula - Built to Move: Aerospace and shipbuilding lead in Coastal Mississippi. 7/9/2021
Region Profile: Hattiesburg - Southern Hub of Industry: Centrally located among Jackson, Gulfport-Biloxi, New Orleans and Mobile, Hattiesburg’s nickname of “Hub City” makes a lot of sense. 7/9/2021
Region Profile: Jackson - Central Mississippi's Crossroads: Drop your finger in the middle of a map of the Southeast U.S., and you’ll point to Jackson, Mississippi. 7/9/2021
Region Profile: Northwest Mississippi - North American Gateway: Mississippi’s Northwest region is a powerhouse for the logistics and distribution industry on the Mississippi River. 7/9/2021
Interview with MDA Leadership: At the Helm: MDA’s new leader shares his perspective on the state’s pro-business climate after an unusual year. 7/6/2021
Governor Interview: Boldly for Business: Mississippi’s governor successfully navigates challenging first year and builds momentum for the state’s future. 7/1/2021
Quality of Life: Gone to Texas: 7 Reasons to Move to the Lone Star State 6/28/2021
Agribusiness & Food Processing: Food Producers Expand in Texas to Meet Increased Consumer Demand: Projects include new investments from HelloFresh, Tyson Foods and Goya Foods. 6/28/2021
Abilene, Texas: Small Town, Big Opportunity: With ample space and easy access to markets, Abilene draws companies to Northwest Texas. 6/28/2021
Cybersecurity: Safety in San Antonio: Port San Antonio expands for next wave of cybersecurity, tech growth. 6/28/2021
Higher Education: Universities Support Diverse Needs of Industry Across the State: The robust network of 148 higher education institutions in Texas includes these six robust public university systems. 6/28/2021
Aerospace, Aviation & Defense: Texas - Home Base for Space Exploration: Projects from SpaceX, Axiom and BAE Systems are just the beginning. 6/21/2021
Round Rock, Texas: Round Rock - Where Quality of Life and Opportunity Meet: Home to some 133,000 people and a growing cluster of leading tech companies, Round Rock has proved ideal for families and corporations alike. 6/21/2021
Arizona: Arizona's High-Tech Appeal: How Arizona is attracting high-tech manufacturing companies, from electric vehicles to semiconductors and everything in between. 6/17/2021
Region Profile - Alamo: Consider the Alamo: The Alamo, made famous in 1836 for its part in the Texas Revolution, is a central part of the Lone Star State’s history. 6/10/2021
Region Profile - Capital: 2020 - Austin's Captial Year: Austin, the birthplace of Dell Technologies, is the economic hub of Texas’ Capital Region. 6/10/2021
Region Profile - Central Texas: Biocentral: Central Texas’ Biocorridor Brings Innovations to Global Markets 6/10/2021
Region Profile - Gulf Coast: From Houston to the Globe: A region once focused predominantly on oil and gas has since grown into a highly sought-after location for global corporations across a wide swath of industries. 6/10/2021
Region Profile - Upper East Texas: Upper East - At the Corner of the Southeast: Upper East Texas offers a business friendly and affordable location for businesses. 6/9/2021
Region Profile - Metroplex: Metroplex Spurs Innovation and Technology Growth: Dallas’ reputation for spurring innovation with homegrown companies like Dell Technologies hasn’t slowed down over the years. 6/9/2021
Region Profile - Northwest: Northwest Texas Draws Investment Across Sectors: Texas’s Northwest region is a 30-county area stretching from the Oklahoma border to the Colorado River, from Big Spring to Fort Worth. 6/9/2021
Terrell, Texas: On to Greener Pastures: Texas’ famously pro-business climate, skilled workforce attracts family-owned businesses to Terrell. 6/7/2021
Technology: Tech Leaders Rush to Texas: Waves of tech leaders from the West Coast are cascading on the Lone Star State. 6/1/2021
Workforce Resources: Texas Reskilling Grant Helps Texans Get Back to Work: The program is just one of a suite of actions to keep the state’s talent pipeline primed for the future even in the midst of economic recovery. 5/24/2021
Abilene, Texas: Small Town, Big Opportunity: With ample space and easy access to markets, Abilene draws companies to Northwest Texas. 5/24/2021
Film & Media: Rolling Out the Red Carpet: New Jersey gives its film and media industry the star treatment. 4/29/2021
Agriculture/Agribusiness: Cooking up New Ideas in America’s Breadbasket: Kansas is home to multiple R&D operations, influencing everything from farm fields to after-school snacks. 4/22/2021
Quality of Life: Feel at Home in the Heartland: Five reasons to plant roots in the Sunflower State. 4/22/2021
Illinois: Lockdowns Lead Food Producers and Suppliers to Expand in Illinois: Duncan Hines and Ferrero Group are among the companies expanding across the state. 4/19/2021
Media & Entertainment: Game On: Higher education meets the talent needs of the media and entertainment industry. 4/15/2021
Energy and Natural Resources: Natural Energy Power House: Kansas leads in renewable energy and natural resources. 4/12/2021
Bioscience: On the Front Lines: Kansas’s bioscience leaders are at the forefront of pandemic response. 4/12/2021
Georgia: Georgia Poised to Power Up the Southeast’s Electric Vehicle Market: Is a global intellectual property dispute just a bump in the road for a massive EV battery plant under construction north of Atlanta? 4/12/2021
Quality of Life: Put Down Roots in the Garden State: Six great reasons to live and grow in New Jersey. 4/8/2021
Distilleries & Spirits: Kentucky Spirits Offer the World A Taste of the Bluegrass: America’s only native spirit was born from a unique combination of Kentucky’s naturally pristine limestone water and fertile cornfields. 3/31/2021
Material Handling: Handling It: Kentucky’s manufacturers of material-handling equipment support a wide variety of companies while continuing to grow by leaps and bounds. 3/26/2021
Workforce: Kentucky Preps Workforce Through Apprenticeships, Scholarships: Kentucky’s leaders urge those in need of a job to take advantage of the state’s already robust workforce development programs. 3/26/2021
Regional Ecosystems: North, Central and South New Jersey Boast Unique Economic Ecosystems: Conway Custom Content Managing Editor Savannah King is our tour guide through three regions that know how to propel companies toward success. 3/22/2021
Round Rock, Texas: Round Rock - Where Quality of Life and Opportunity Meet: In Round Rock, opportunities are found around every corner. 3/18/2021
Higher Education: Universities Across Kansas: A glance at the value found on the campuses of the state’s seven public four-year universities. 3/11/2021
Kean University: R&D’s New Home Base: With a new leader at the helm, Kean University is poised  to become the state’s next great research institution. 3/8/2021
Reskilling: States Focus on Reskilling Workforce: States use CARES Act funding to keep students on track and reskill workforce. 3/4/2021
Animal Health: The Home of Animal Health: The Kansas City Animal Health Corridor leads the world in the animal health sector. 2/25/2021
Life Sciences: Health Care - All in the Data: Microsoft leads upskilling initiative in Louisville. 2/18/2021
Advanced Manufacturing: Building Programs that Build Skills: Ogeechee Technical College spearheads innovative full access program for local manufacturing workforce. 2/8/2021
Las Vegas - Workforce Connection: Workforce Scores Big in Southern Nevada: Southern Nevada is stepping up its workforce game with key partnerships and initiatives. 2/8/2021
Higher Education: Stacking the Deck: Push for training drives innovative programs in higher education, creates opportunity for Americans. 2/8/2021
Russell, Kansas: Squarely In the Middle: The community of Russell offers the perfect blend of  industrial opportunity with a high quality of life. 2/4/2021
Las Vegas - Workforce Connection: Workforce Scores Big in Southern Nevada: Southern Nevada is stepping up its workforce game with key partnerships and initiatives. 1/28/2021
Higher Education: Stacking the Deck: Push for training drives innovative programs in higher education, creates opportunity for Americans. 1/28/2021
Life Sciences: The RX for a Thriving Life Sciences Sector: Bolstered by higher education, diversity and talent,  New Jersey’s robust life sciences sector is healthy and growing. 1/26/2021
Innovation & Entrepreneurship: Where Innovation Happens: New Jersey’s entrepreneurs are in good company among the state’s many collaborative workspaces. 1/25/2021
Rural Development: Location Neutral Jobs On the Horizon: Colorado encourages job creation, talent attraction across the state with new rural development incentives. 11/23/2020
Metro Denver: Strength Through Diversity: Metro Denver and Northern Colorado economic diversity positions the region well against economic downturns and unknowns. 11/23/2020
Innovation & Entrepreneurship: The Midas Touch: California leads the nation in venture capital, innovation and entrepreneurship. 11/20/2020
Missouri: Forward Progress: Missouri continues to attract new investments and fuel innovation with key partnerships. 10/19/2020
Oklahoma: Everything Will Be OK: Oklahoma launches new programs to spur economic recovery across the state. 8/10/2020
Entrepreneurship & Innovation: Tech Talent Base Fuels Innovation in the Region: Startups in Greater Phoenix enjoy longevity and new opportunities 5/8/2020
South Central U.S.: Jobs on the Fly: Aerospace firms are investing and creating jobs across the south-central United States. 4/2/2020
Workforce: Nine Reasons to Choose Utah's Workforce: Increasingly, companies are finding the talent pool in Utah to be filled with highly skilled and educated workers. 12/19/2019
Workforce Development: Building STEM: Minnesota is preparing for the workforce of the future with a variety of STEM programs. 11/15/2019
Wyoming: Crypto Cowboys:Wyoming is leading the drive in cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. 10/24/2019
Massachusetts: Critical Mass: Massachusetts’ dense life sciences ecosystem continues to be a driving force in the state’s economy — even out west. 9/12/2019
Atlantic Canada: Growth Comes in Waves: In 2018, Canada’s federal department of Innovation, Science and Economic Development created five superclusters across the country. 8/19/2019
Advanced Manufacturing: Made in California: Advanced manufacturing companies are proud to say their products are “Made in California.” 7/12/2019
Greater Seattle: Go West, Go Global: Greater Seattle’s talent base, pioneering spirit, and quality of life are second to none. 5/16/2019
New Mexico: It’s Time to ‘Diversify Our Economic Suite.’: Film and TV production, clean energy, education and small-town infrastructure lead the agenda of newly elected Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham. 3/28/2019
Workforce: Mighty Mississippi: Mississippi's labor force is skilled and ready to work. 1/9/2019
Kansas: Fulfillment From the Heartland: As more people shop for products online, more companies will be looking to open fulfillment centers in the best locations. 12/13/2018
Costa Rica: A Natural Hub to Reach the Americas & the World: Over the last three decades, Costa Rica has taken great strides to diversify its economy. The results are paying off in a major way. 11/12/2018
Nevada: Sin City? Only if it's a Sin to be Smart: Las Vegas is a consciously and continuously young city. 9/24/2018
Higher Education: At Home and Abroad: Students from around the world choose to study in Illinois. 9/10/2018
New York: Tech Grows in the Valley: Leading technology and innovations are made in the valley – New York’s Tech Valley, that is. 8/23/2018
University of Missouri - Kansas State: 21st Century College, 21st Century City: University of Missouri – Kansas City is educating the workforce of tomorrow in one of America’s smartest cities. 7/20/2018
Washington University: A Leader in Medical Research: Washington University in  St. Louis is committed to strengthening scientific knowledge. 7/20/2018
Southeast Missouri State University: Field of Study: Southeast Missouri State University is growing business, opportunity and collaboration. 7/20/2018
Missouri S&T: Engineering Marvels: To find top engineering talent in the Show-Me State, all one needs to do is look around. 7/20/2018
Springfield Profile: Springfield - Room to Grow: The third largest city in the Show-Me State, Springfield is a tried-and-true location for companies looking to locate in the Show Me State. 7/20/2018
Taney County Profile: Taney County - Music to Business Ears: While tourism is the region’s bread and butter, its business acumen should not be underestimated. 7/20/2018
St. Louis Profile: St. Louis - Center of Business: St. Louis is a powerhouse of business activity in the state. 7/20/2018
St. Joseph Profile: St. Joseph - Corner of Industry: The St. Joseph region in the Northwest corner of the state doesn’t do mediocre. 7/20/2018
Sedalia/Warrensburg Profile: Sedalia and Warrensburg Offer Central Perks: Missouri’s prime location doesn’t get more convenient for businesses looking to grow in the Midwest. 7/20/2018
Poplar Bluff Profile: Poplar Bluff - Thriving Central Location: Nestled in the foothills of the Ozarks in Southeast Missouri, half way between St. Louis and Memphis, Tennessee, lies the town of Poplar Bluff. 7/20/2018
Workforce: Show Me the Skills: Missouri’s workers are highly skilled and dedicated to the job. 7/20/2018
Higher Education: A Step Ahead, A Step Above: High school students earn science degrees and employment in half the time through the Missouri Innovation Campus. 7/20/2018
Quality of Life & Culture: Putting Down Roots: Regardless of which stage of life Missourians may find themselves, the state has something for everyone. 7/20/2018
St. Louis Economic Development Partnership & BioSTL: Innovation City: St. Louis is a Global Leader in Bioscience, Agtech and Innovation. 7/20/2018
Health Innovation and Bioscience in Missouri: Hale & Hearty: Missouri’s bioscience and health innovation companies are leading the way to life saving research and scientific advancements. 7/20/2018
Millennials: Millennial Mecca: Utah’s quality of life and opportunities for advancement make it a prime place for millennials to plant their flag. 6/29/2018
Workforce: Teamwork for Talent: Utah's education, industry and government collaborate to fill the state's talent pool. 6/29/2018
Port of Mobile: Rolling Along: The Port of Mobile will build a new roll-on/roll-off facility at an ideal time for the growing automotive industry in the southeastern U.S. 6/21/2018
Small Business Success Story: Just Press Print: Austin-based Startup ICON is changing the way houses are built around the world and at home. 6/15/2018
Innovation Communities: Innovation Central: Innovation districts across the state are inspiring the next generation of new ideas and technologies. 6/15/2018
Workforce Development: Next Gen Makers: California Community Colleges prep students for workforce futures and more with unique makerspaces. 4/10/2018
Maryland: Play to Your Strengths: Maryland’s state leaders and universities demonstrate the state’s scientific magnetism via initiatives and incubators. 4/5/2018
Workforce: Viva La Workforce Revolution: Sporting excellence is ingrained in the commonwealth’s DNA and offers recreational choices that provide a winning quality of life. 3/19/2018
Tennessee: Automakers Slide Into Electric Future: Tennessee’s signature industry sees substantial investments over the last year, with an emphasis on electric vehicles. 2/8/2018
Advanced Manufacturing: Mississippi’s Manufacturing Corner: A crash course in workforce skills is helping drive job growth in Tishomingo County. 1/9/2018
Millennial Attraction: The Way Back Home: Millennials return to plant roots, grow in the Magnolia State. 1/9/2018
Kansas: Build Smart: A Kansas woman earns recognition for an innovative and growing construction software company. 12/21/2017
Workforce Development: A Business-Driven Approach to Apprenticeship: New workforce development programs in Colorado train students and job seekers for in-demand careers. 11/28/2017
Agribusiness: Tapped Ohio: A couple of Scottish “punks” choose Ohio for building their craft brew empire – complete with beer-themed hotel. 10/24/2017
Government Leaders: Economic Champions: Ohio’s leaders are on a mission to make the Buckeye State the best for businesses, and they’re not backing down. 10/24/2017
El Paso, Texas: El Paso’s Evolving Healthcare Ecosystem: The medical manufacturing and healthcare sectors are shaping the region. 10/5/2017
Southeast: Y'allywood: The Southeast is taking on the film industry, and Georgia is calling the shots. 9/28/2017
Headquarters Activities: Chi-Suite: Chicago is a top choice for corporate headquarters. 9/15/2017
Higher Education: From Coffee to College: Arizona State University and Starbucks Coffee expand their partnership to educate more students. 8/21/2017
Quality of Life: There's No Place Like Kansas: Kansas offers residents an unmatched quality of life. 7/20/2017
A State of Innovation: Playing in the Sandbox of Discovery: $1 billion initiative will provide opportunities for Hoosier innovation, entrepreneurship and technology to thrive. 6/20/2017
Online Insider: Takeoff Velocity: Thailand’s efforts to boost its economy could bring opportunities for the aviation sector. 6/8/2017
Colorado:From Bud to Full Bloom: Colorado’s $2.3-billion legal marijuana industry is creating new business opportunities in ancillary services. 5/18/2017
Right to Work: Open for business: Kentucky’s recent passage of right to work law makes the state more competitive for business. 3/9/2017
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