Economic development creates opportunities to grow state, local and metro areas, which are essential for economic growth, improved quality of life and community development. Georgia Power articles below.
Visa will open a new 123,000-square-foot hub in Midtown Atlanta. This major expansion is expected to create approximately 1,000 jobs in the region over the next several years.
Netherlands-based logistics company Vanderlande Industries will invest $59 million to expand its North American headquarters in Cobb County, GA.
The online fashion and beauty retailer will expand its Fulton County, GA e-commerce fulfillment operations.
The AI-enabled software and robotics company will invest more than $1 million and create 200 jobs in the metro Atlanta area.
The biodegradable materials manufacturer will create 400 jobs with an expansion of its Bainbridge, GA operations.
Automotive parts producer Hyundai TRANSYS will create 678 jobs at a new 620,000-square-foot manufacturing facility in the West Point, GA area.
The Finland-based content discovery and distribution company will create 60 jobs as it moves its NYC office to Atlanta.
The multinational transportation company will invest $5.5 million in an expansion of the Hapag-Lloyd Quality Service Center in Gwinnett County, GA.
The social media giant will create at least 100 jobs at a new data center in Stanton Springs, GA over the next five years.
voestalpine Automotive Body Parts Inc. will invest $50M to expand its existing facility in Cartersville, GA.
Industry giants like Caterpillar, Starbucks and Baxter International are making long-term investments in the Peach State. From the September/October 2012 issue
A select group of utilities are playing a central role in economic development efforts in the regions they serve. This year, we have conducted a comprehensive survey of the leading players and designated the standouts as our Top Utilities for 2012. From the May/June 2012 issue