• Innovation Crescent Launches New Website for Site Selectors, Businesses, and Entrepreneurial Executives
    Start Date: 10/20/2016

    The Innovation Crescent Regional Partnership (ICRP) ( announced today the launch of its new website that provides site selectors, real estate brokers and company executives a myriad of regional data and economic development information pertaining to its geographic area in Georgia. As the largest and most successful economic development partnership in the State, the ICRP...

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  • Next Generation of Life Science Companies are poised for growth in Athens, Georgia
    Start Date: 09/27/2016

    Life science, used interchangeably with bioscience, is a broad term used to describe the science of all living things.  As a society, progress in this field furthers our understanding of the world around us.  It underpins advancements in human and animal health, covering the gamut from oncology to vaccines to clinical trials and even food...

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  • Athens Business Leaders Announce the Launch of Athensmade
    Start Date: 09/20/2016

    Created by the need to tell the story of Athens as great place to live, work and play, a group of local entrepreneurs announced today the establishment of Athensmade, an initiative to build awareness of local businesses and attract talented people to the Classic City.  This collaborative initiative is being supported by and developed with...

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  • Economic Development Department Joins Governor Deal in Outreach Mission to Ireland
    Start Date: 09/08/2016

    Governor and First Lady Deal traveled to Dublin, Ireland last week on an economic development mission. Key representatives from Georgia’s business community also traveled to Ireland, including Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, Metro-Atlanta Chamber of Commerce President Hala Moddelmog, President “Bud” Peterson of Georgia Tech, Mayor Nancy Denson of Athens-Clarke County and Economic Development Commissioner Chris...

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  • From Prospect to Partner: The Story of How Voxpro Came to Athens
    Start Date: 08/12/2016

    From Prospect to Partner: The Story of How Voxpro Came to Athens
    Six months ago, our office received an email from the Georgia Department of Economic Development requesting a few buildings in Athens that could accommodate a 25,000 to 50,000 square foot user.  We get frequent requests for this type of information– from brokers, from consultants, and...

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