Colonial Group Day in Savannah
Savannah Mayor Van Johnson has proclaimed July 21, 2021, as Colonial Group’s official day in Savannah. The energy and port-related company, which Mr. Raymond M. Demere founded July 21, 1921, now ranks as one of America’s largest privately held companies and is the umbrella company of a diversity of subsidiaries. Colonial operates in numerous states, employs over 2,000 employees, spans diverse business sectors, and continues to grow in the markets it serves. Colonial Group also leads the way as an invaluable steward in the communities where it conducts business and the Demere family demonstrates a continued commitment to giving back through many charitable contributions and volunteer efforts.