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The Super Bowl Cost Atlanta $46M. Was It Worth It? - Bisnow
“For us, it was a complete and total win," Georgia Department of Economic Development Chief Operating Officer Bert Brantley said. "We could not have scripted it any better in terms of having the chance to show off Atlanta to the world, but also to the folks who were here in town.”
this-week-448  Around-the-web  Matt  Atlanta  Georgia  south-atlantic  economic-development 
10 days ago by areadevelopment
Hollywood of the south: Atlanta's film industry got so big it built its own neighborhood - The Guardian
Pinewood Atlanta Studios is the largest purpose-built studio outside Hollywood – with a new neighborhood under construction to house the thousands of people who work there.
this-week-440  Around-the-web  Matt  economic-development  jobs  clusters  film  Atlanta  Georgia  south-atlantic 
october 2018 by areadevelopment
Norfolk Southern likely to leave Virginia for Atlanta; planes and people are a big reason — FreightWaves
Norfolk Southern is reportedly getting ready to pull up stakes and move its corporate headquarters to Atlanta, a move a corporate relocation expert calls "an opportunity for them to recalibrate and refresh their brand."
freight-logistics  logistics  rail-logitsics  corporate-headquarters  site-selection  site-selection-factors  airports  Around-the-web  this-week-436  norfolk-southern  Atlanta  Georgia  virgina 
september 2018 by areadevelopment
Amazon Second Headquarters: Atlanta and Austin Now Lead - Fortune
Amazon will make a big splash in 2018 by announcing the location of its second corporate headquarters—a prize expected to bring prestige and as many as 50,000 high paying jobs to the winning city.
this-week-309  Around-the-web  Matt  amazon  headquarters  retail  ecommerce  high-tech  tech  technology  site-selection  economic-development  Austin  Atlanta  Georgia  texas  southwest  south-atlantic  jobs 
january 2018 by areadevelopment
MiTek Opens Warehouse-Distribution Hub In Atlanta, Georgia - Area Development
MiTek, a diversified global supplier of software, engineered products, services, and equipment to the residential, commercial, and industrial, construction sectors, opened a new warehouse and distribution facility at 4380 International Parkway in Atlanta, Georgia.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Georgia  south-atlantic  Atlanta  warehouse-facility  distribution-facility 
december 2016 by areadevelopment
Atlanta's Plan to Create Its Own Times Square - CityLab
The city wants to spur foot traffic, business, and density through a new “bright lights district.” Urban lighting scholars point out some pitfalls.
Georgia  south-atlantic  Atlanta  urban-planning  Metros  this-week-371  Around-the-web 
november 2016 by areadevelopment
United Parcel Service Plans Distribution Hub In Atlanta, Georgia - Area Development
United Parcel Service Inc., a package delivery company, will create 1,250 jobs and invest more than $400 million to establish a regional sorting and distribution hub in Atlanta, Georgia.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Georgia  Atlanta  south-atlantic  logistics  supply-chain  UPS  distribution-facility  distribution  distribution-centers 
november 2016 by areadevelopment
Trenton Systems Relocates Corporate Headquarters To Gwinnett County, Georgia - Area Development
Trenton Systems, a global leader in designing and manufacturing integrated computer systems, will relocate its corporate headquarters to 1725 MacLeod Drive in Gwinnett County, Metro Atlanta, Georgia.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Georgia  south-atlantic  electronics-industry  manufacturing  headquarters  corporate-headquarters  Atlanta 
october 2016 by areadevelopment
Robot Revolution: Sportswear Giant Adidas Brings Jobs Back Home, But Not For People - Forbes
Adidas says their Atlanta factory will create around 160 jobs for the area, but there’s no word on what those jobs will be. Most likely, they will be programming, quality control, and maintenance jobs to maintain the assembly line, rather than low-skill, high pay manufacturing jobs of yore.
apparel  industry-reports  robotics-manufacturing  advanced-manufacturing  Atlanta  addidas  Around-the-web  this-week-365  location-USA  fdi-USA 
september 2016 by areadevelopment
Honeywell Locates Software Development Center In Atlanta, Georgia - Area Development
Honeywell, a company specializing in diversified technology, software development and manufacturing, will create more than 800 jobs and invest $19 million to establish a Software Development Center in Atlanta, Georgia. The company will also establish headquarters for its $9.4 billion Home and Building Technologies business in Midtown.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Georgia  south-atlantic  jobs  manufacturing  headquarters  software  technology  high-tech  Atlanta 
september 2016 by areadevelopment
Adidas In-Shoring Manufacturing With SpeedFactory In Atlanta, Georgia, Area - Area Development
Adidas will open a new footwear production site in Cherokee County, Georgia. The industry-defining, state-of-the-art facility, called adidas SPEEDFACTORY, will allow adidas to create product more quickly and closer to U.S. consumers.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Atlanta  Georgia  south-atlantic  adidas  reshoring  manufacturing  consumer-goods  location-USA 
august 2016 by areadevelopment
Web Industries Begins Operation Center Expansion In Atlanta, Georgia - Area Development
As part of its first phase of a $12 million infrastructure investment plan, Web Industries, an industry leader in formatting prepreg composites for aerostructure fabrication, made infrastructure upgrades and storage expansion at its plant outside of Atlanta, Georgia.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Georgia  south-atlantic  Atlanta  Aerospace 
august 2016 by areadevelopment
Granite Telecommunications Expands Atlanta, Georgia, Operations - Area Development
Granite Telecommunications, LLC, a provider of communications solutions to businesses and government entities, will expand their current operation in Atlanta, Georgia. The company plans to create 50 new jobs in Cobb County.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Georgia  south-atlantic  telecommunications  Atlanta  jobs 
june 2016 by areadevelopment
Automotive Minute: Nissan’s 30-year commitment to U.S. manufacturing continues to grow - Atlanta Business Chronicle
In stark contrast to its competition, Nissan has not laid off a worker in more than 30 years of manufacturing in the United States and their laborers have resisted multiple attempts to unionize the workforce.

Last year, the Smyrna Vehicle Assembly Plant became the largest producing automotive assembly plant in North America as Nissan celebrated five straight years of sales growth.
nissan  Atlanta  south-atlantic  regional-reports  industry-reports  automotive-industry  industry-clusters  organized-labor  u.s.-manufacturing  Around-the-web  this-week-355 
june 2016 by areadevelopment
GE Digital Locates Global Digital Operations Center In Atlanta, Georgia - Area Development
GE Digital will establish its first global Digital Operations Center in Atlanta, Georgia. This project will create 250 jobs and represents an investment of approximately $3 million in the local community.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Georgia  south-atlantic  GE  general-electric  Atlanta  jobs  technology  tech 
june 2016 by areadevelopment
Georgia Power Opens Social Media Center In Atlanta, Georgia - Area Development
Georgia Power opened a new, state-of-the-art Social Media Center to meet the increasing demand for social media engagement and enhance customer service and communication at its headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Georgia  georgia-power  socialmedia  Atlanta  south-atlantic 
may 2016 by areadevelopment
Shorr Packaging Corp. Opens Distribution Hub-Warehouse In Atlanta, Georgia - Area Development
Shorr Packaging Corp., a national and independent packaging supplier, opened its new distribution and warehouse facility in Atlanta, Georgia. The new 50,000 SF Regional Facility is located in Parkside Logistics Centre and provides a 75% increase in floor space over the previous model.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Georgia  south-atlantic  packaging  packaging-industry  distribution-facility  warehouse-facility  Atlanta  supply-chain  logistics 
february 2016 by areadevelopment
Papa John’s International To Establish Regional Quality Control Center Hub In Cherokee County, Georgia - Area Development
Papa John’s International, Inc. is locating its new 110,000 square foot regional hub, which will supply over 400 Papa John’s stores across seven states, will be located off Highway 92 and Northpoint Parkway in southwestern Cherokee County, Georgia.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Georgia  south-atlantic  food-industry  distribution-centers  distribution-facility  taxes-incentives-grants-loans  manufacturing  Atlanta 
february 2016 by areadevelopment
Averna Opens Centre of Excellence and Innovation Lab In Atlanta, Georgia - Area Development
Averna, an Canada-based test engineering company and provider of test solutions and services for communications and electronics device-makers worldwide, opened an RF and FPGA Innovation Lab at its US Headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Atlanta  Georgia  south-atlantic  electronics-industry  headquarters  center-of-excellence  engineering 
february 2016 by areadevelopment
Freund Container & Supply Opens Warehouse-Distribution Hub In Atlanta, Georgia - Area Development
Freund Container & Supply, a leading supplier of packaging and industrial supplies available for same-day shipment, opened a 45,000-square-foot warehouse in Atlanta, Georgia. The facility will provide faster and lower-cost deliveries to customers throughout the Southeastern United States.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  warehouse-facility  distribution-facility  packaging  industrial-supplies  Georgia  south-atlantic  Atlanta 
january 2016 by areadevelopment
Merchant e-Solutions To Establish Corporate Headquarters In Buckhead, Georgia - Area Development
Merchant e-Solutions, a Brazil-based commercial acquirer and global payment processing company, will establish its new corporate headquarters in Buckhead, Georgia. This project represents the creation of over 140 new jobs and a capital investment of $5 million.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Georgia  south-atlantic  jobs  fintech  financial-services  financial-industry  headquarters  Atlanta  tech  high-tech  technology 
january 2016 by areadevelopment
Kaiser Permanente Invests $51 Million To Open Contract Center In Duluth, Georgia - Area Development
Kaiser Permanente, the nation's largest integrated health care system, will open a national member services contact center in Gwinnett County, Georgia. The move will bring more than 800 new jobs to metro Atlanta by 2020—most of them by 2017.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  jobs  healthcare  healthcare-industry  contact-center  Atlanta  metro-atlanta  Georgia  south-atlantic  LEED 
january 2016 by areadevelopment
EngagedMedia Selects Atlanta, Georgia, For New Operational Headquarters - Area Development
EngagedMedia, a technology and patient engagement firm, selected Atlanta Technology Village at 3423 Piedmont Road NE in Atlanta, Georgia. The site will be used for EngagedMedia's new Operations Headquarters.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Georgia  south-atlantic  headquarters  high-tech  tech  technology  Atlanta 
january 2016 by areadevelopment
Investcorp Invests $400 Million In Commercial Sites In Atlanta, San Francisco, and Boston Metro Areas - Area Development
Investcorp, a leading provider and manager of alternative investment products, in four separate transactions through its U.S. based real estate arm, acquired a portfolio of office and industrial properties in the metropolitan areas of Atlanta, San Francisco and Boston for approximately $400 million.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Atlanta  Georgia  south-atlantic  san-francisco  pacific-states  california  Boston  Massachusetts  new-england 
december 2015 by areadevelopment
InComm Invests $20 Million To Expand Facilities In Metro Atlanta, Georgia - Area Development
InComm, a payment and transaction technology company, will invest $20 million in the metro Atlanta, Georgia. The company plans to create 275 jobs. InComm will expand its existing facilities in Atlanta, Peachtree Corners, and Alpharetta and open a new data center in Suwanee.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Georgia  south-atlantic  technology  high-tech  Atlanta  jobs  financial-services  fintech 
december 2015 by areadevelopment
Business leaders cite transportation as vital to growth - North Atlanta Business Post
Transportation will key continued business growth in north Fulton and the region, a group of business leaders told a crowd of close to 300 at the Opportunity Outlook forum Sept. 23 in Alpharetta.
infrastructure  Around-the-web  Matt  this-week-326  Georgia  south-atlantic  transportation  economic-development  Atlanta 
october 2015 by areadevelopment
Concurrent Opens Innovation Center In Atlanta, Georgia - Area Development
Concurrent, a global provider of high-performance Linux and storage solutions, opened an innovation center in Midtown Atlanta, Georgia. The facility will be dedicated to advanced research and development activities.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Georgia  Atlanta  south-atlantic  innovation-centers  high-tech 
october 2015 by areadevelopment
Construction Begins on Skyview Distribution Center in Atlanta, Georgia - Area Development
Construction has begun on Skyview Distribution Center, a 225,000 sf state-of-the-art light industrial building located in the I-20 West submarket of Atlanta, Georgia.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Atlanta  Georgia  south-atlantic  distribution-facility 
october 2015 by areadevelopment
DuraMax Expands North American Operations Center In Gwinnett County, Metro Atlanta, Georgia - Area Development
DuraMax, a South Korea-based producer of brake chambers for land vehicles, plans to expand its North American headquarters-operation center in Gwinnett County, Metro Atlanta, Georgia.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  location-USA  FDI  Atlanta  Georgia  south  headquarters  operations-center  automotive-industry 
september 2015 by areadevelopment
China-Based Tech-Long USA Expands Production Center In Duluth, Georgia - Area Development
Tech-Long USA, a China-based supplier of high-technology packaging systems and turn-key solutions to the bottling and packaging industries, plans to expand its operations in Gwinnett County, Metro Atlanta, Georgia. The project, which is expected to create 130 new jobs, represents a $5 million investment in the community.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  Georgia  south-atlantic  location-USA  FDI  high-tech  packaging  Atlanta  jobs 
august 2015 by areadevelopment
Linhai Powersports USA Expands Its Gwinnett, Georgia, Manufacturing Plant - Area Development
Linhai Powersports USA, a China-based leader in the motorsports industry, plans to expand its operations in Gwinnett County, Metro Atlanta, Georgia. The project is expected to create 80 new jobs over the next five years.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  manufacturing  Georgia  south-atlantic  location-USA  FDI  jobs  Atlanta 
august 2015 by areadevelopment
Compass Datacenters Planned In Metro Atlanta, Dallas, And Columbus, Ohio - Area Development
Compass Datacenters plans to expand its operational facilities with the purchase rights for land in the Atlanta and Dallas Metro Areas and suburban Columbus, Ohio.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  ohio  midwest  Atlanta  Georgia  south-atlantic  columbus  dallas  texas  southwest  data-centers 
august 2015 by areadevelopment
GeoDigital International Relocates Canadian Headquarters To Atlanta, Georgia - Area Development
GeoDigital International Inc., a leader in big spatial data and analytics, will move its North American headquarters from Canada to a 11,200-square-foot, state-of-the-art office space at Atlantic Station in Atlanta, Georgia. The company plans to create approximately 50 new high-tech jobs in Fulton County over the next year.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  headquarters  Atlanta  south-atlantic  Georgia  big-data  jobs  high-tech 
july 2015 by areadevelopment
Germany-Based Sonnenbatterie Opens Atlanta, Georgia, Research And Development Hub - Area Development
Sonnenbatterie, a Germany-based market leader for smart energy storage systems, opened its new research and development facility in Atlanta, Georgia. The new 5,000 sq. ft. space will house up to 15 engineers who will expand Sonnenbatterie’s current array of next generation smart energy storage devices for homes and businesses.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  location-USA  FDI  Atlanta  Georgia  south-atlantic  energy  batteries  research&development 
june 2015 by areadevelopment
British-Based Sage Establishes North American Headquarters-Innovation Hub In Atlanta, Georgia - Area Development
Sage, a British-based global leader in business management software, will establish its North American headquarters and an innovation hub in Atlanta, Georgia. The project is expected to result in the creation of 400 jobs over the next few years.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  location-USA  FDI  headquarters  jobs  software  Atlanta 
june 2015 by areadevelopment
Porsche Cars North America Opens $100 Million Porsche Experience Center-Headquarters In Atlanta, Georgia - Area Development
Porsche Cars North America opened its new $100 million Porsche Experience Center and headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia. The 27-acre complex located at the Northeast corner of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is the largest investment outside Germany for the sports car manufacturer.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Matt  automotive-industry  headquarters  Atlanta  Georgia  south-atlantic 
may 2015 by areadevelopment
Kaiser Permanente Relocates IT Campus To Atlanta, Georgia - Area Development
Kaiser Permanente, a leading not-for-profit health plan provider, will create a new IT campus, hiring approximately 900 IT professionals in Atlanta, Georgia. The new Kaiser Permanente IT campus in Midtown will consist of 157,000 square feet and will anchor the building located at 1375 Peachtree Street, NE, Atlanta.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  georgia  Atlanta  south-atlantic  healthcare  information-technology 
april 2015 by areadevelopment
Hi-Rez Studios Expands Operations At Its Alpharetta, Georgia, Production Campus - Area Development
Hi-Rez Studios, a developer of online games, will expand its operations by leasing an additional 22,000 square feet, creating 50 jobs, at its current headquarters in Alpharetta, Georgia. The expansion will extend the Hi-Rez Studios campus beyond the current 3750 Brookside Parkway location to include space at 4300 Alexander Drive for a new e-sports production studio as well as additional development capacity.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  georgia  south-atlantic  high-tech  video-game-industry  headquarters  jobs  Atlanta 
march 2015 by areadevelopment
Applied Systems Expands Its Atlanta, Georgia, Operations Center - Area Development
Applied Systems, a Chicago-based software company focused on the insurance industry, signed a lease to occupy 20,838 square feet of office space in Buckhead Tower at Lenox Square, creating 150 jobs in Atlanta, Georgia.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  south-atlantic  georgia  Atlanta  high-tech  software  jobs 
march 2015 by areadevelopment
Varian Medical Systems Expands Fulton County, Georgia, Operations Center - Area Development
Varian Medical Systems, the world's leading manufacturer of medical devices and software for treating cancer and a premier supplier of X-ray imaging components, will expand its operations at 3290 Northside Parkway, creating up to 100 new high-paying technical jobs over the next five years in Fulton County, Georgia.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  georgia  south-atlantic  medical-industry  medical-device  jobs  Atlanta 
march 2015 by areadevelopment
Comcast Plans Regional Headquarters Campus In Atlanta, Georgia - Area Development
For the location of its new Regional Headquarters that will house the company’s existing 532 full-time associates Comcast has selected Peachtree Corners in Gwinnett County, Georgia.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  headquarters  comcast  Atlanta  georgia  south-atlantic  regional-headquarters 
february 2015 by areadevelopment
Georgia Offered Mercedes-Benz Incentive Package of $23.3 Million - NorthJersey.com
Georgia offered Mercedes-Benz USA an incentive package worth $23.3 million to move to the state from Montvale, according to a letter released Tuesday that says the new U.S. headquarters for the German car maker will involve a total investment of $74 million.
area-development-news  this-week-288  matt  mercedes-benz  automotive-industry  taxes-incentives  georgia  south-atlantic  economic-development  site-selection  Atlanta  new-jersey  mid-atlantic 
january 2015 by areadevelopment
Mercedes-Benz USA Relocates Corporate Headquarters To Atlanta, Georgia - Area Development
In a move the company said is designed to better serve its growing customer base and strengthen the company's position for long-term, sustainable growth, Mercedes-Benz USA will relocate its corporate headquarters to Atlanta, Georgia.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  georgia  south-atlantic  Atlanta  mercedes-benz  automotive-industry  headquarters  corporate-headquarters 
january 2015 by areadevelopment
Mercedes-Benz Eyes Southeast for U.S. Headquarters - Charlotte Business Journal
German luxury automaker Mercedes-Benz is considering relocating its U.S. headquarters to Atlanta from New Jersey, the Atlanta Business Chronicle has learned.
this-week-287  around-the-web  matt  mercedes-benz  automotive-industry  south-atlantic  georgia  Atlanta  new-jersey  mid-atlantic  site-selection  headquarters  economic-development 
december 2014 by areadevelopment
Greenway Health Plans Technology Development Center In Metro Atlanta, Georgia - Area Development
Greenway Health, a health information solutions company, will create approximately 150 jobs in Metro Atlanta, Georgia, with a new technology development center in Cobb County.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  Atlanta  georgia  south-atlantic  jobs  technology-center 
november 2014 by areadevelopment
Special Investment Report: Metro Atlanta - Area Development
With Atlanta’s extremely diverse economy, and growth across a wide range of industry sectors, robust job creation is in the forecast, along with a continued drop in the unemployment rate. The metro area continues to grapple with the need to think regionally as it addresses infrastructure and workforce challenges that are related to, and enable this economic growth.
area-development-features  Atlanta  georgia  south-atlantic  manufacturing  economic-development  site-selection  matt 
october 2014 by areadevelopment
Ivy Linen Services Plans $6 Million Operations Center In Fulton County, Georgia - Area Development
Ivy Linen Services, a linen management and outsourcing firm for upscale Atlanta hotels, will open a $6 million, 56,000-square-foot, facility on six acres at 4600 Fulton Industrial Blvd. in Fulton County, Georgia, creating new 150 jobs.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  georgia  south-atlantic  jobs  Atlanta 
september 2014 by areadevelopment
Total Quality Logistics Invests $1 Million To Expand Its Atlanta, Georgia, Operations Center - Area Development
Total Quality Logistics, a leading freight brokerage company, will invest $1 million to create 75 new jobs in an Atlanta, Georgia, facility over the next three years.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  georgia  south-atlantic  Atlanta  logistics  jobs  freight-logistics  operations-center 
august 2014 by areadevelopment
ClassOne Technology Opens Cleanroom-Applications Lab In Atlanta, Georgia - Area Development
ClassOne Technology opened its new Class-100 cleanroom and applications lab in Atlanta, Georgia. The facility will focus specifically on wet chemical processing such as Electroplating, Metal Lift-Off, Resist Strip, Polymer Removal, FEOL and BEOL Cleaning, Dielectric and Metal Etching.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  georgia  south-atlantic  Atlanta  technology 
july 2014 by areadevelopment
British-Based Future Forwarding Expands At Atlanta, Georgia, Tradeport Commerce Park - Area Development
A global freight forwarding operation is completing its move to the Mountain View Opportunity Zone near Georgia’s Hartsfield-Jackson Airport. British-based Future Forwarding will expand its United States Headquarters into a more than 140,000 square feet operations center at Atlanta Tradeport global commerce park, off CW Grant Pkwy, bringing with them more than 60 employees.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  matt  Atlanta  georgia  south-atlantic  logistics  freight-logistics  headquarters  jobs  incentives-taxes-grants-loans  location-usa  fdi 
june 2014 by areadevelopment
Construction Begins On Georgia BioScience Training Center Near Atlanta, Georgia - Area Development
Construction has begun on the Georgia BioScience Training Center, east of Atlanta, Georgia, which is designed to support training for Baxter International Inc. employees and new companies in the life sciences industry that choose to locate in the Peachtree State.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  georgia  south-atlantic  Atlanta  biotech  life-sciences  manufacturing 
april 2014 by areadevelopment
Dubai-Based United Arab Shipping Company Chooses Metro Atlanta For North American Headquarters - Area Development
Dubai-based United Arab Shipping Company will establish its 50,000 square foot North American headquarters off Spalding Drive at Peachtree Corners in Gwinnett County, Georgia, investing double-digit millions and creating 160 jobs.
economic-development  site-selection  matt  Atlanta  georgia  headquarters  jobs  area-development-news  south-atlantic 
march 2014 by areadevelopment
Phillips Edison & Company Opens New York City And Atlanta, Georgia, Office Hubs - Area Development
A company specialized in the acquisition, leasing and operation of grocery-anchored neighborhood and community shopping centers, Phillips Edison & Company opened two new offices in New York City and Atlanta, Georgia.
economic-development  site-selection  area-development-news  Atlanta  new-york-city  new-york  georgia  south-atlantic  mid-atlantic  financial-services  food-industry 
march 2014 by areadevelopment
The Home Depot Opens Locust Grove, Georgia, Fulfillment Center - Area Development
The Home Depot, the world's largest home improvement retailer, opened its new direct fulfillment center in Locust Grove, Georgia, a suburb of Atlanta.
economic-development  site-selection  georgia  south-atlantic  home-depot  area-development-news  retail  fulfillment-center  consumer-goods  Atlanta 
february 2014 by areadevelopment
Lectra Opens Advanced Technology Center-North American Headquarters In Greater Atlanta, Georgia Area - Area Development Online
Lectra, an integrated technology solutions company, recently opened its new International Advanced Technology Center and North American headquarters in the Greater Atlanta area city of Smyrna, Georgia.
economic-development  site-selection  matt  technology-center  headquarters  georgia  Atlanta  technology 
december 2013 by areadevelopment
USA Truck Transforms Atlanta, Georgia, Terminal Into Operations-Support Center - Area Development Online
USA Truck, Inc., a transportation and logistics solutions provider, plans to convert its Atlanta, Georgia, terminal into a continuous, full-service Operations and support center.
economic-development  site-selection  matt  Atlanta  georgia  support-center  operations-center  logistics  transportation-industry 
november 2013 by areadevelopment
The Dennis Group Opens Gwinnett County, Metro Atlanta, Georgia Office - Area Development Online
The Dennis Group opened the company’s newest location in Gwinnett County, Metro Atlanta, Georgia, at 2445 Commerce Ave., Building 2300, in the Duluth area.
Atlanta  georgia  economic-development  architecture  site-selection  construction  engineering  matt 
november 2013 by areadevelopment
athenahealth Invests $10.8 Million To Expand To Atlanta’s Ponce City Market - Area Development Online
A provider of cloud-based services for electronic health records, practice management and care coordination, athenahealth, plans a $10.8 million expansion and relocation to Ponce City Market in Atlanta, Georgia. In response to its rapid growth and expanding markets in the Southeast, athenahealth will consolidate its Alpharetta workforce of approximately 100 people to its new location at Ponce City Market, and add 500 additional jobs over the next five years.
jobs  cloud-solutions  Atlanta  georgia  economic-development  site-selection  medical-industry  matt 
june 2013 by areadevelopment
Inalfa Roof Systems Brings 300 Manufacturing Jobs to Cherokee County, Georgia - Area Development Online
Inalfa Roof Systems, a Dutch-based supplier of vehicle roofing systems, will invest $17.1 million to open a manufacturing plant in Cherokee County, Georgia, with estimates of creating 300 jobs. The plant is projected to begin operating in January 2014.
manufacturing  location-usa  jobs  automotive-industry  Atlanta  georgia  economic-development  site-selection  matt 
june 2013 by areadevelopment
AT&T to put innovation center at Georgia Tech - Atlanta Business Chronicle
AT&T has picked Atlanta as the site for its fourth Foundry innovation center — a development that could seed dozens of technology startups in the area.
innovation-hubs  around-the-web  this-week-219  research&development  Atlanta  high-tech  startup  AT&T 
june 2013 by areadevelopment
ADCom Solutions Expands To Larger Metro Atlanta Corporate Headquarters - Area Development Online
Managed IT provider, ADCom Solutions, is expanding its corporate headquarters in Peachtree Corners, Gwinnett County, Georgia. The new facility, located at 3105 Northwoods Place, provides the IT company an additional 9,000 square feet of space.
georgia  economic-development  site-selection  atlanta  matt  engineering  headquarters 
june 2013 by areadevelopment
ExactTarget Invests $1.25 Million To Expand Its Operations Center In Metro Atlanta - Area Development Online
A digital marketing “software-as-a-service” firm, ExactTarget, will invest $1.25 million to expand its operations center in Metro Atlanta, creating 225 jobs during the next five years.
digital-marketing  jobs  technology  market  metros  georgia  economic-development  site-selection  atlanta  matt 
may 2013 by areadevelopment
Overgroup Consulting Opens Atlanta, Georgia, Offices - Area Development Online
Overgroup Consulting, a software company that supports telecom providers, opened a 4,780 square feet office in Atlanta, Georgia that will house the company’s executive, development and sales functions. Located in the BB&T building in Atlantic Station, near Georgia Tech, the company said it selected the Midtown district for its high-tech capacity and ability to take advantage of the state’s large pool of technology talent to add to its current 25-person staff.
jobs  software  telecommunications  consulting  technology  georgia  economic-development  site-selection  atlanta  matt 
may 2013 by areadevelopment
PointClear Solutions Moves Headquarters to Atlanta, Georgia - Area Development Online
A healthcare software development firm, PointClear Solutions, will relocate its corporate headquarters to Atlanta, Georgia, where the company plans to create up to 200 jobs to support its focus on leading edge healthcare software design and development.
jobs  software  georgia  economic-development  site-selection  medical-industry  atlanta  corporate-headquarters  matt  headquarters  healthcare 
may 2013 by areadevelopment
President-Elect Morehead Announces Economic Development Office in Atlanta - The Red and Black
Jere Morehead, president-elect for the University of Georgia, has announced plans to increase economic development for UGA, and he will spearhead this endeavor with a new economic development office in Atlanta, according to a UGA news release.
around-the-web  georgia  economic-development  atlanta  university-economic-development  matt  this-week-2013 
april 2013 by areadevelopment
Wells Fargo Securities Economics Group: Hiring Has Picked Up in Georgia & Atlanta - Area Development Online
Georgia’s economy continues to see gradual improvement as employment has risen 2.1 percent year-over-year, adding 69,400 jobs.
jobs  economic-indicator-reports  georgia  wells-fargo  atlanta 
march 2013 by areadevelopment
Infosys Expands Operations, Adds Approximately 200 Jobs In Metro Atlanta Region - Area Development Online
Infosys, a global leader in consulting, technology and outsourcing, plans to expand its workforce in the Atlanta, Georgia region, adding approximately 200 new employees during the next fiscal year at its Cumberland location in Cobb County.
jobs  consulting  outsourcing  georgia  workforce  economic-development  site-selection  atlanta  tech  matt 
march 2013 by areadevelopment
Atlanta Positions Itself as Manufacturing Center - Automation World
Amid a burst of manufacturing growth in the Southeast, Atlanta stands poised to become a principal manufacturing hub in the U.S. industrial resurgence.
manufacturing  around-the-web  georgia  this-week-200  manufacturing-automation  atlanta  matt 
january 2013 by areadevelopment
AirWatch Invests $4 Million To Expand Its Atlanta, Georgia, Manufacturing Facility, With Plans To Create 800 Jobs - Area Development Online
An industry leader in mobility technology and security, AirWatch, will invest $4 million to expand its present headquarters facility in metro Atlanta, Georgia, creating 800 jobs over the next two years.
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january 2013 by areadevelopment
ViaSat Inc. Begins Construction On $10.5 Million Gwinnett, Georgia, Facility - Area Development Online
A company that produces satellite and other digital communication products for government and commercial customers, ViaSat Inc., began construction on its $10.5 million, 60,000-square-foot, build-to-suit facility in Gwinnett, Georgia, an Atlanta suburb, where it plans to hire 275 employees during the next 10 years.
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january 2013 by areadevelopment
GM Invests $26 Million On Roswell, Georgia, IT Center, Creating 1,000 Jobs - Area Development Online
General Motors will hire approximately 1,000 high-tech workers to staff its new $26 million Information Technology Innovation Center in Roswell, Georgia, an Atlanta suburb.
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january 2013 by areadevelopment
Atlanta the eye of the storm for Delta - ajc
Delta has made a string of strategic decisions in recent months resulting in cuts to its operations. Although Atlanta is not immune, some of the biggest cuts have hit Delta's operations in Memphis, Cincinnati and Minneapolis.
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august 2012 by areadevelopment

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