The French government plans to honor the director of Georgia State University's Rialto Center for the Arts. The country’s Atlanta consulate says Gordon has "raised the bar of the artistic scene in Atlanta, notably by bringing a French flair to the city."
The third edition of France-Atlanta kicks off Thursday. It’s a cultural exchange that includes business workshops, performances and scientific symposia. And the goal is to increase trade between France and Georgia.
Three French solar-energy companies are exploring the potential Georgia market for their products this week. They see Georgia and the southeast United States as growth markets for residential solar power.