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Chip Rogers

Bass Pro Outpost Means 200 Jobs for Bartow/Cobb Area

By Chip Rogers Posted March 15, 2013 10:18am (EDT)
Bass Pro Shops

Bass Pro Shops


America’s largest outdoor retailer, Bass Pro Shops, has announced they will open a new 100,000 square foot “Outpost” in the Lake Point Sports Village being developed in Emerson, GA.

The Bass Pro Shops store will be an anchor for the massive sports-themed development underway near Red Top Mountain on the shores of Lake Allatoona.

Bass Pro Shops founder, Johnny Morris, is excited about the development and the partners involved, “We look forward to a vast selection of high quality gear at the Bass Pro Shops everyday low prices, combined with friendly, expert service to the sportsmen and women who come to this state-of-the-art sports development complex. We are very grateful to Neal Freman and the LakePoint Development partners, Atlanta Braves former manager Bobby Cox, current Atlanta Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez, Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost and all the other at LakePoint for the opportunity to feature their outdoor retail store.”

Company officials expect 200 new employees to be hired for the Lake Point location. For more information on creating a career with Bass Pro Shops click HERE

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