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Georgia Named a Best State for Doing Business

Georgia is on everyone's mind! The Peach State is packing a punch, taking a leap to the 4th spot in CNBC's Top States for Business 2023 ranking, up six positions from last year. This juicy slice of news, no doubt, has Georgia’s business community thinking positively peachy thoughts about the future. So, how did the rankings pan out? North Carolina clinched[...]

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Atlanta Big Business, Job Opportunities Soar

Home to over 242 distinct neighborhoods with unique economic offerings, Atlanta is quickly becoming one of the largest employment hubs in the Southeast. The vastly growing metro area is a common relocation spot for big business, offering impressive employment and expansion opportunities to the local population. Atlanta’s repertoire of private colleges and universities delivers over 132,000 accreditations and degrees to students[...]

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Innovation Drives Georgia Economy Back to Normal

Innovations Drive Georgia Economy toward Normal, Wild Cards Notwithstanding Seventy percent of Georgia’s employment and income are generated in the Atlanta metro area, which “took a huge hit from the 2020 Covid-19 shutdown by devastating the bread and butter of the city’s economy: its convention and meetings business,” said Rajeev Dhawan of the Economic Forecasting Center at Georgia State University’s Robinson[...]

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Corporate Environments Names Stephanie Hernandez Community Engagement Specialist

Corporate Environments welcomes Stephanie Hernandez as Community Engagement Specialist. In this capacity, Hernandez collaborates with management and the sales team to lead community engagement strategy with the commercial architecture and design community, connecting with prior and potential clients to nurture relationships that live beyond the sales cycle. “Stephanie is creative, organized and detailed oriented. We are already experiencing her execution in[...]

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Employment and Business Flourish in Atlanta’s Economy

The undisputed business capital of the Southeast, Atlanta houses the headquarters of some of the largest and best-known companies in the United States. The City of Atlanta and the State of Georgia have both been recognized for their efforts to attract and retain big business. Along with the 17 Fortune 500 companies headquartered in Atlanta, there are more than 450[...]

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Chick-fil-A Talks History and Backstage Tours on Around Atlanta

Julia Hall, senior manager of community affairs for Chick-fil-A and director of external affairs for The Chick-fil-A Foundation, stopped by Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio’s Around Atlanta edition this week. Julia spoke with us about the company, its values, and how we can all get in on the behind-the-scenes action with the Chick-fil-A Backstage Tour! Hall has been with Chick-fil-A all[...]

18 Georgia Companies Named Fastest-Growing Private Companies in U.S.

Inc. magazine recently released its Inc. 5000 list, which highlights the fastest-growing private companies in America. This year’s list featured 18 Georgia companies making the top 500, and just over 200 making the complete list. The top Georgia company on the list is Atlanta-based Innovolt. Ranking at No. 31 nationally, Innovolt was the No. 1 metro Atlanta company, No. 1 Georgia[...]