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Art Stone Costume Makers is Moving Production to Jesup, GA

36 Manufacturing Jobs Headed to Jesup, GA

Long Island, NY based Art Stone Inc./The Competitor, a leading U.S. manufacturer of dance clothing and costumes, has announced it is moving a large portion of its manufacturing production from New York to Georgia. The...

April 3, 2013
Johns Creek Creates New Economic Development Arm for Jobs

Johns Creek Advantage – 605 New Jobs in Five Years

A new nonprofit organization has formed in Johns Creek, GA for the sole purpose of bringing jobs to and keeping jobs in the north Fulton city. Chairman Craig McCoy believes that reaching a goal of 400 new jobs over the...

April 3, 2013
Homeshoring is helping bring jobs back to the United States

“Homeshoring” A New Trend in Employment

Most everyone understands “offshoring”. Many have heard about “Onshoring” or “Reshoring”, in fact, we had a post on this recently. Now comes the idea of “Homeshoring”. "Homeshoring" is essentially a combination of “...

April 3, 2013
Thrive Farmers is based in Atlanta and is Changing How We Pay for Coffee

Atlanta-Based “Thrive Farmers” Changing Worldwide Coffee Industry

The following “Good News” Story is from Thrive Farmers Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) April 02, 2013 An Atlanta-based coffee company is changing the way people enjoy their morning cup of coffee. Thrive Farmers has launched a...

April 3, 2013
Hines Real Estate Developers Hoping for Large Development in Sandy Springs

Large Development Moving Forward in Sandy Springs

The Atlanta Regional Commission has approved the development of a mixed-use facility in Sandy Springs, GA that includes millions of square feet of office, hotel, and residential living space. The $500 million...

April 3, 2013
Radar Technology Jobs Are Available

A Career in Defense Technology? Here’s Your Chance

Georgia Tech is now offering first-ever training in “Principle of Modern Radar”. Contractors for national defense applications, along with the military, are currently looking to hire professionals with skills in radar...

April 3, 2013

$70 million – Economic Impact of Final Four on Atlanta

The NCAA men’s Final Four is being hosted this weekend by Georgia Tech at the Georgia Dome. The Division II and Division III Basketball Championships will be played at Philips Arena. Centennial Olympic Park will play...

April 2, 2013
SAE Atlanta Studios

Education Opportunity: Music Business & Digital Journalism Degrees

SAE Institute has announced the creation of two degree programs for their Atlanta campus; Associate of Science degree in Music Business and Digital Journalism. “We’re thrilled to offer degrees in our Music Business...

April 2, 2013
Manufacturing Grows in Georgia During March

Manufacturing in Georgia is Strong

March manufacturing in Georgia continued to show strength in both future growth and employment. The measure used to determine the current status of manufacturing is the Georgia Purchasing Manager’s Index. Last month...

April 2, 2013
Gwinnett County Government is Now Hiring

Gwinnett County Looking to Fill More than 100 Open Jobs

Gwinnett County Government is hiring. Currently the county has over 100 open positions advertised that need to be filled. These jobs range from 911 officers to IT architects to Art Camp Director to Attorney to Water...

April 2, 2013