Coastal Entertainment Alliance


Advertising & Media


Georgia’s Coast includes more than 100 miles of coastline, 14 barrier islands, 300 square miles of open Atlantic Ocean, nine major estuaries, 3,400 miles of tidal shoreline, expansive areas of freshwater tidal forests, maritime forests and long-leaf pine forests.

The Coastal Entertainment Alliance represents businesses, educational institutions, and local governments along the coast that support Georgia’s growing creative economy. Our mission is to support workforce development programs and career opportunities for those living in the region while promoting the resources available for film, music and other entertainment initiatives in the region.

Matt Campbell is the President and Executive Director of the Coastal Entertainment Alliance. As a connection specialist who enjoys helping others develop a positive influence while enhancing their impact, he has over thirteen years of working with business owners and elected officials throughout the state on important economic initiatives. He was appointed by Georgia Governor Brian Kemp to the Georgia Commission for Service and Volunteerism (Georgia SERVES), now serving as Board Chairman. Matt is the Founder and CEO of Georgia Matters, a government relations firm. He’s the CEO of the non-profit Michael C. Harte Foundation, Board member of the Entertainment Tourism Alliance of Georgia (ETAG), Board member of the Georgia Professional Lobbyists Association, and a member of the National Speakers Association among other roles.

Matt is a native of Coastal Georgia and lifelong fan of the back-to-back college football national champions– the Georgia Bulldogs. He and his wife Chrissy live just south of Savannah in Richmond Hill, and have three children, daughter Mary Kathryn, son Tristan, and their sweet Michael in Heaven.

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The Coastal Entertainment Alliance works to attract, retain, and expand business opportunities in communities along the Georgia coast. The Alliance supports a production-friendly environment to retain and grow jobs across the entertainment and creative spectrum enhancing Georgia’s position as the number one state for business in the country.


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