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300 Jobs for Cherokee County

Dutch vehicle roof manufacturer, Inalfa Roof Systems, has announced it will build a $17 million plant in Cherokee County. The manufacturing plant which supplies major automobile companies like Kia,...

June 24, 2013

Georgia Manufacturer of the Year

Suwanee-based Prime Technological Services has been honored as Georgia Manufacturer of the Year. A manufacturer of highly complex printed circuit boards, Prime began operations in Gwinnett County in...

June 24, 2013

Atlanta-Based Fast Food Looking to Expand in Taiwan

A recent trade mission sponsored by the Georgia Department of Economic Development featured Atlanta-based Focus Brands and Wing Zone. Focus Brands incudes well-known restaurant entities such as Aunt...

June 14, 2013

Greenway Technologies Opens HQ in Carrollton

Carrollton-based Greenway Medical Technologies has opened its new expanded corporate headquarters. Greenway has been rapidly expanding adding 300 jobs since late 2011. Governor Nathan Deal was on...

June 7, 2013

Georgia Jobs: Where Are They Growing?

The good news Thursday, showing state unemployment falling to a 4-year low, also gives insight as to where Georgia’s economy is growing. According to state labor department numbers, 31,200 new jobs...

May 17, 2013

70 Jobs for Baxley, GA

Southern Pack N Go will locate a new commercial cold storage, custom packing and distribution facility in Appling County some 85 miles south of Savannah, GA. The company also announced it will invest...

May 15, 2013

Telecom Software Company Moving into Atlanta

Pensacola, FL-based Overgroup Consulting has announced the opening of a new Atlanta operations center. According to a press release from the Georgia Department of Economic Development, Georgia’s...

May 9, 2013

$50 billion – Georgia Tourism Breaks Record

It was an historic year for tourism in Georgia. According to the Georgia Department of Economic Development, tourism contributed over $50 billion to the state economy. It is the first time in state...

May 9, 2013

Manufacturing Plant & 200 Jobs for Murray County

Governor Nathan Deal has announced that Dubai-based Mattex Corporation will build a manufacturing plant and employ up to 200 people at a location in Murray County. Mattex specializes in creating...

May 8, 2013

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