2018 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
David and Nancy Cintron
The Sheehan Family Foundation
Mark and Patt Suwyn

Event Sponsors

The Courtney Knight Gaines Foundation
David and Maura Sovchen
Jerry and Helen Stephens

Venue and SBF@Schools Sponsors

Bob Faircloth
Don and Kay Gardner
Kent and Lyn Gregory
Will and Jean Holland
John and Fran Kane
Ben and Maria Oxnard
Jack and Mary Romanos

Gold Author Sponsors

Beau and Chris Anders
Curt and Libba Anderson
Bob and Kristen Bernstein
Michael and Kathryn Bryson
Mary and Ed Coulson
Ivy Council
E. Shaver Booksellers
The French Connection
Jim and Ann Higbee
Jim and Joan Hunter
Gary and Judy Lautzenhiser
Leopold’s Ice Cream
Robert and Diane Levy
Tim and Fran Lindgren
Thos. A. Lyons Fine Books/Clete Smith
Mark and Daphne Murphy
Kristin and Mickey Ott
Marie Park and Joe Hardt
Matt Prickett and Jane Griffin
Roy and Maggie Richard
Savannah State University
Gerry and Norrita Thorne
Liz and Kent Urness
Nina and Bill Weil

Silver Author Sponsors

Bob and Jane Anspach
Bob and Lisa Banuski
Robert Carl
Chatham Capital Group
Ron and Barbara Coley
Dwight and Jennifer Davies
Linda and Bill DeArment
Barbara DeHaven
Wayne and Kay Dickerson
Dave and Bobbie Erwin
Courtney Flexon
Georgia Ports Authority
Tanya and Brad Glaize
Joe and Barb Grispo
John and Deanna Kinnaman
Chuck and Ann Koepke
Jenny Long
Alfie and Dede Mays
Hall and Letty McAdams
MHR Foundation
Howard and Mary Morrison
Tom and Margaret Morse
Obie and Ellen O’Bannon
Jim and Dana Scavo
Richard and Donna Schulze
Bill and Chris Aiken Sickels
Dave and Studie Smith
South State Bank
St. Andrew’s School
Don and Beverly Sturtz
Austin and Marti Sullivan
Carole Sutphen
Carolyn and John Szlasa
Hue and Fran Thomas
Bill and Denise Thompson
Jim and Christina Trolinger
UGA Libraries
Peter and Pamela Voss
Candie Watkins
Bob and Vicky Young
Joe and Carol Young
Bob and Linda Zerbe
Gene and Sherry Zuriff

Corporate and In-Kind Sponsors

Savannah Morning News
Chef Nick Mueller and Company
Byrd Cookie Company
Canady Richbourg and Woodward LLP
Charlie Ganem and Sons
Connect Savannah
Gallery Books
Georgia Public Broadcasting
RANCO Event Rentals
Royal Restrooms
Savannah Coca-Cola
Stage Front