Requesting All Nominations

We are accepting nominations for Buy Local Business of the Year and Advocate of the Year. This year all nominations will be submitted online via the website. All nominations are due by October 4th!

Then the Board of Directors will approve the top 5 nominated candidates, and voting will begin on Thursday, October 6, 2022. The winners of Business of the Year and Advocate of the Year will be announce at the holiday party in December.

You can nominate as many businesses and individuals as you want, but we do require all official candidates to be current Buy Local members or be employed by a Buy Local member business.

October Networking Lunch

Wow – It’s our last lunch of the year, and that is hard to believe! Registration is open, so be sure to get your tickets in advance. We will be on the Savannah River Boat!

Buy Local  B-I-N-G-O  is back!

You got it– Bingo is back. It is a little different this go-around, but it will be just as fun and we are continuing to encourage member-to-member support and referrals. All cards due at October’s luncheon!

Let the B-I-N-G-O games begin!

Buy Local Referral Challenge

Want to Win a Year of FREE Buy Local Lunches? We’re launching the Buy Local Referral Challenge! Throughout 2022, the board is tracking which individuals refer the most new members to Buy Local. The 3 individuals who refer the MOST new members will each receive a complimentary ticket to every Buy Local Lunch in 2023! To qualify, you must own or be employed by a current Buy Local member organization. Referrals will be tracked from January through November 2022, and the winners will be announced in December at the Holiday Party.

Meet the 2022 Executive Board of Directors for Buy Local Savannah

Meet the Buy Local Savannah Executive Board of Directors for 2022. This year will be spear headed by our new President, MICHELLE ROUZER, the owner of 40 Volume Salon. Michelle will work closely with the Executive Board of Directors and the Board of Directors to continue to lead Buy Local Savannah on to another successful year! Together — All of these ladies have big plans for Buy Local Savannah!


Congratulations to Michelle Rouzer, Liz Saxton, Kendra DeMoura, Erica Scriven, and Hannah Mills!

Michelle Rouzer


40 Volume Salon

Liz Saxton

1st Vice President

Southern Marketing Team

Kendra DeMoura

2nd Vice President

Good Cause Marketing and Public Relations

Erica Scriven


The Eichholz Law Firm

Hannah Mills


Full Bloom Salon and Dry Bar

Congratulations to 2022 Buy Local Savannah Award Recipients

Every year Buy Local Savannah is proud to recognize three outstanding members for their accomplishments and growth. The 2022 winners are nothing short of amazing. Congratulations to the following winners:

2022 Advocate of the Year

Brian Judson

2022 Business of the Year


2022 Bunny Ware Award

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