• 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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  • Roundsphere: one of Athens amazing start-ups
    Start Date: 02/23/2016

    You may not have heard of Roundsphere.  Or Snagshout.  Or Seller Labs.  Or Bookscouter.  If you have, then I commend you for being cooler than me, but I bet you still couldn’t guess how it is that they came to be in Athens.  We as economic developers employ all kinds of techniques to entice new...

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  • Nakanishi is Undergoing a $4.5 Million Expansion
    Start Date: 02/02/2016

    In the mid 80's, the Nakanishi Company (NKC), a company out of Osaka, Japan that makes automotive related products, secured new business with American bearing manufacturers. There was one stipulation though, they would have to build a plant in the US. The Nakanishi Company knew they wanted to build in the South but they weren’t...

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