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Georgia is Ranked #1 for Business for the Third Time!

For the third time in LESS than a year, Georgia has been named the top state for business by Area Development Magazine in its 5th annual Top States for Doing Business! #YayForGeorgiaArea Development...

September 11, 2014

Georgia Hospitals put $40 Billion Into Economy!

According to The Atlanta Business Chronicle, a study was released by the Georgia Hospital Association (GHA), stating that Georgia hospitals are responsible for putting almost $40 billion...

September 4, 2014

Congrats Metro Atlanta, our economy is bigger than Iran's!

According to a report from the U.S. Conference of Mayors, Metro Atlanta has the 10th largest economy in America...

June 25, 2014

Carpet Manufacturer creates 200 jobs in Bartow County!

The India-based textile company, Surya, recently invested $30 million in to a new facility in Cartersville, GA, creating 200 jobs. Governor Deal said, “Surya’s decision to expand in Georgia is an...

June 9, 2014

May revenues up 3.1 percent

Today, Governor Deal announced that Georgia's May revenues are up 3.1% totaling $1.39 billion for an increase of $42.25 million, compared the end of May 2013. The net tax revenue year-to-date...

June 9, 2014

Georgia and Atlanta’s economy are looking bright!

Rajeev Dhawan, of the Economic Forecasting Center at Georgia State University's J. Mack Robinson College of Business, says that sunny times are ahead for Georgia and Atlanta's economy! We had a slow...

June 2, 2014

Is Atlanta the best place to start a career?

For most recent graduates or those about to graduate, the job market looks dim. Finding a job these days, much less a place to lay down the foundation to grow a successful career is far from "simple...

May 12, 2014

Otsuka Chemical to open headquarters in Spalding County!

Governor Deal announced today that the Japan-based Otsuka Chemical Co., Ltd. will esablish its North American HQ's at Georgia's first eco-friendly park in Spalding County, creating 32 jobs.   Deal...

May 12, 2014