2020 Festival Sponsors

Many thanks to the generous sponsors of the Savannah Book Festival whose support helps Savannah grow as a literary destination, strengthens our vibrant literary community and makes the literary world accessible to all.

Over 90% of Festival revenue comes from individual and corporate sponsorship. Support at any level helps to keep Festival Saturday free and open to the public.

Presenting Sponsors

Georgia Power
Philip E. and Nancy B. Beekman Foundation
David and Nancy Cintron
Bob Faircloth

Event Sponsors

Mrs. David N. Sovchen
Mrs. Helen Stephens

Venue and SBF@Schools Sponsors

Ivy Council
The Courtney Knight Gaines Foundation
Will and Jean Holland
John and Fran Kane
Jack and Mary Romanos
Schulze Eye & Surgery Center
Suwyn Family Foundation
Wells Fargo

Gold Author Sponsors

Chris Aiken and Bill Sickels
Beau and Chris Anders
Curt and Libba Anderson
Bob and Lisa Banuski
Michael and Kathryn Bryson
E. Shaver Bookseller
Jocelyn Frecehette and Gerald Howe
Joe Hardt and Marie Park
Jim and Ann Higbee
Jim and Joan Hunter
Gary and Judy Lautzenhiser
Tim and Fran Lindgren
Robert and Diane Levy
Tom and Margaret Morse
Kristin and Mickey Ott
Matt Prickett and Jane Griffin
Roy and Maggie Richard
The Shady Lane Gang
Gerry and Norrita Thorne
Jim and Christina Trolinger & Robert and Eileen McNamara
Kent and Liz Urness
Bob and Linda Zerbe

Silver Author Sponsors

Jay and Jean Ahrens
Elizabeth Beekman
Ron and Barbara Coley
Ed and Joyce Conant
Linda and Bill DeArment
Dianne Duncan
Steve and Carter Eagle
Bruce and Lori Eckert
Dave and Bobbie Erwin
Shaun and Rachel Fields
Georgia Ports Authority
Kent and Lyn Gregory
Herman and Katy Kensky
Chuck and Ann Koepke
Leopold’s Ice Cream
Aaron and Dayle Levy
Bill and Sharon Maloney
Hall and Letty McAdams
Ben and Susie MacMillan
MHR Foundation
Jim and Sandy Murphy
Mark and Daphne Murphy
David Rea
David Resler
Jane Rosen
Rosaleen Roxburgh
Savannah Toyota
Carol Shapoff
Bradd and Kathi Siegel
Austin and Marti Sullivan
Carole Sutphen
Carolyn and John Szlasa
Hue and Fran Thomas
UGA Libraries
Peter Voss
Bill and Nina Weil
Joe and Carol Young
Gene and Sherry Zuriff


Corporate and In-Kind Sponsors

Savannah Morning News
Chef Nick Mueller and Company
Ad Specialty
Byrd Cookie Company
Canady Richbourg and Woodward LLP
Charlie Ganem and Sons
Connect Savannah
Flannery O’Connor Childhood Home
Garden on the Square
Georgia Public Broadcasting
RANCO Event Rentals
Royal Restrooms
Savannah Coca-Cola
Visit Savannah