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The "Three Stooges" is One of Many Movies Recently Filmed in Georgia

5,000 Georgia Film Jobs, Only the Beginning

The last couple months have brought announcements of movie studio projects across the state of Georgia. In a state where movie and television production has reached record heights, it appears the upsurge of film related...

April 29, 2013
International Floor Tile Manufacturer to Begin Production in Georgia

Turkish Tile Maker Opens Facility in Georgia

Marmoluna Tile has announced it is opening a facility in Georgia as the result of Governor Nathan Deal’s visit to Turkey last year. According to a report in the Atlanta Business Chronicle, Marmoluna Tile and Marble Co....

April 29, 2013
Two Georgia Schools Have a Shot at Winning the National Science Bowl

Georgia Schools Competing for National Science Bowl Championship

One Georgia high school and one Georgia middle school remain alive in competitions to win the National Science Bowl. The Department of Energy National Science Bowl has only 16 high school teams remaining in the...

April 29, 2013
Chattahoochee Tech has 8 Campus Locations Across 6 North Georgia Counties

Educational Opportunity of the Week – Chattahoochee Tech

Chattahoochee Technical College is home to over 13,000 students, making it one of Georgia’s largest public Universities. The school is spread across six counties and eight campuses in North Georgia. It is the home to...

April 26, 2013
Numerous Job Fair Events Being Held Across Georgia

Job & Career Fair Events for April 29-May 3

Twelve Job...

April 26, 2013
Dawsonville's Impulse Manufacturinng to Grow Along With Caterpillar

Dawsonville Manufacturer Expected to Hire 150

Impulse Manufacturing has announced it has been awarded significant contracts with the new Caterpillar production facility in Athens, GA. The new demand is expected to create 150 manufacturing jobs over the next three...

April 26, 2013
Atlanta's Best Donut Shop Soon to Expand

Sublime to Go Big Time; Franchising Atlanta’s Favorite Donut

Atlanta’s award-winning Sublime Donuts has announced it will begin franchising the popular brand. The west Atlanta donut bakery was recently named “America’s Best Bakery” by Bake Magazine. According to a company press...

April 26, 2013
Wells Fargo Expanding Workforce in Atlanta

Atlanta Chosen for Location of New Wells Fargo Expansion

Wells Fargo Insurance has announced it will expand the company’s international specialty group. Three cities have been chosen to help serve the needs of U.S. multi-national firms; Atlanta, New York, and San Francisco....

April 26, 2013
Ionic Security Promises New Level of Digital Protection

Ionic Secures Almost $10 million in Funding & Plans for 50 New Jobs

Atlanta-based Internet Security firm, Ionic, has just closed a round of fundraising that resulted in almost $10 million of new investment. According to a company news release, The capital will be used to expand Ionic's...

April 25, 2013
More Jobs & Fewer Unemployed - Great News for Metro Atlanta

Atlanta Jobless Rate Drops Again

One year ago the unemployment rate in metro Atlanta stood at 8.9%, Thursday it was announced the rate has fallen to 7.9%. According to the Georgia Department of Labor, The number of jobs in metro Atlanta increased to 2,...

April 25, 2013