• Acropolis Innovation Festival Coming to Athens This April
    Start Date: 03/24/2017

    The Athens-Clarke County Economic Development Department is pleased to announce Acropolis: Athens’ Innovation Festival, a month-long celebration of energetic creators and forward-thinkers in the Athens community, with events spanning the month of April. “The purpose of Acropolis is to further connect the creative communities in Athens and to show the region and the world the...

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  • 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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  • 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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