• IndustryWeek Names Carrier Transicold Athens Plant One of North Americas Best
    Start Date: 01/19/2016

    ATHENS, Ga., Jan. 19, 2016 — Carrier Transicold’s Athens facility, a leading producer of transport refrigeration equipment for trucks, trailers and rail cars, has been named a 2015 IndustryWeek Best Plant, making it the first transport refrigeration equipment facility ever recognized by the publication. Winners of the 2015 IW Best Plants competition were selected based...

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  • Should you be exporting?
    Start Date: 09/14/2015

    Markets outside of the U.S. make up 95% of the world’s consumers. The estimated consumption of the global middle class is $35 trillion dollars by 2030. And 80% of the global purchasing power – right now! – lies outside of our nation’s borders. What does that mean for your business? Well, it could mean that...

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  • EDQ Summer 2015 Newsletter
    Start Date: 07/23/2015

    Check out the Summer 2015 issue of our quarterly newsletter!
    Stories include: 

    Perceptions of Manufacturing-The public has conflicting ideas about manufacturing. See if you are in the majority or the minority.
    Southern Brewing: Grand Opening- Athens’ third local brewery opened its doors and we were there to see it.
    Carmike 12 Remodel Complete- Check out the “new” theatre in...

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  • Fitch Rates Athens-Clarke County Unified Govt., Georgia's Wtr & Swr Revs 'AA+'; Outlook Stable
    Start Date: 04/28/2015

    Fitch Ratings assigns an 'AA+' rating to the following Athens-Clarke County Unified Government, Georgia bonds:
    --Approximately $209.5 million water and sewerage revenue refunding bonds, series 2015.
    The bonds will be sold via negotiated sale the week of May 4, 2015. Proceeds will be used to fully refund the outstanding series 2008 bonds and provide $15 million to...

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  • Georgia Bio teams with Innovation Crescent to promote Georgias life sciences sector
    Start Date: 04/24/2015

    The Innovation Crescent Regional Partnership and Georgia Bio announced they signed a Memorandum of Understanding, formally agreeing to collaborate in the promotion and support of the life science industry in Georgia. The agreement was signed at the Atlanta Center for Medical Research.
    “This partnership will strengthen efforts to promote Georgia’s life sciences industry, recruit new businesses to our...

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