• 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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  • Deal: Voxpro to create more than 500 jobs in Athens-Clarke County
    Start Date: 08/03/2016

    Innovative customer experience and tech support provider to invest $4 million in Athens facility
    Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that Voxpro, an innovative customer experience and tech support provider, will create more than 500 jobs and invest $4 million in a new Center of Excellence in Athens-Clarke County by 2020.
    “Georgia offers a wealth of resources for...

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  • Caterpillar Named Manufacturer of the Year
    Start Date: 06/08/2016

    Caterpillar Inc. is a manufacturer and assembler of heavy construction equipment and has been in operation in Athens-Clarke County for three years. Their total employment has reached more than 1,700 employees from an eight country region; exceeding the estimated recruitment projections by two years.  Caterpillar has invested $149M in the Athens-Clarke County facility including buildings,...

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  • Vitamin C to Exhibit at HIMSS16 in Las Vegas
    Start Date: 02/29/2016

    Focused on improving the delivery of healthcare with effective and efficient healthcare IT and management systems solutions, Vitamin Ctravels to Las Vegas, NV for the upcoming 2016 Annual HIMSS Conference & Exhibition, February 29 - March 4, 2016 ,  at the Sands Expo and Convention Center as a guest of the Georgia Innovation Crescent Regional...

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