The Savannah Development and Renewal Authority (SDRA) hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony for Accessories & More on Wednesday, January 27, 2010, 3:00 p.m. at 1216 Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard.
Mayor Pro-Tem Edna Jackson, 1st District Alderman Van Johnson, and Alderman Jeff Felser, joined officials from SDRA, the MLK-Montgomery Business Association and the Savannah Entrepreneurial Center to welcome proprietor Ms. Michelle Perkins.
Accessories & More provides department store quality without department store prices: this includes specialized cell phones, hair care products, gift items, clothing and accessories for men and women.
Ms. Perkins has always wanted to open a business in an area that was family-based and community oriented. Her vision is to connect the business community with local residents in effort to build an economically strong community and to provide customers with high quality items, reasonable prices, and pleasant customer service.
Accessories & More is here to serve the community of Savannah with great pricing and a friendly atmosphere. The hours of operation are Monday – Thursday 10:00am – 7:00pm, and Friday – Saturday 10:00am – 9:00pm.
Accessories & More represents a growing number of new businesses that have cont
ributed to the revitalization of this important corridor. Since 2000, the corridor Redevelopment and Revitalization Areas have experienced a gain of almost 184 net new businesses creating over 867 net new jobs and private investment of more than $347 million in acquisitions and improvements.