Category: Business


            DECATUR, GA– DeKalb County business owners and interested individuals are invited to register for a free virtual summit that is designed to  provide a wealth of information to help businesses sustain and  grow in the ever-changing pandemic environment. DeKalb County Commissioner Lorraine Cochran-Johnson will host the 2nd Annual DeKalb County Business Owner […]


          GWINNETT COUNTY, GA—Today, Georgia Gov. Brian P. Kemp announced plans by Intuitive, a pioneer in robotic-assisted surgery and a global leader in minimally invasive care, to invest more than $500 million in its current campus in Gwinnett County. The company plans to create approximately 1,200 jobs in Peachtree Corners. The expansion […]


Stonecrest, GA – The Mall at Stonecrest announces that beauty superstore LISA YOUNG will open its first store in Stonecrest, Georgia at the Mall at Stonecrest this summer.  The 145,000-square-foot, two level anchor is a contemporary women’s apparel, cosmetic and beauty department store, owned and headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.   “The Mall at Stonecrest will […]


  Guest speaker Aundria Richmond     DECATUR, GA—DeKalb County Commissioner Larry Johnson will host T.H.R.I.V.E. in Biz virtual fireside chat on Thursday, Aug. 12, at 7 p.m.  The Technology, Health, Readiness, Infrastructure, Vulnerable Populations and Economic Opportunities (T.H.R.I.V.E.) in Biz will focus on encouraging people to keep going in business, how to go from surviving to […]


      TUCKER, GA—After a postponement in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the City of Tucker is ready to host the 2021 Manufacturing Day on Aug. 25 at Stone Ridge Event Center, 1750 Stoneridge Drive, Tucker. The event, which takes participants behind the scenes of Tucker’s busy industrial corridors, will feature insights from […]


    Robert Croom, program director for Air Conditioning, Building Automation and Commercial Refrigeration at GPTC (left), and student Adam Lovell collaborate on a building engineering project at the college’s DeKalb Campus in Clarkston. Photo provided by GPTC.       CLARKSTON, GA — Georgia Piedmont Technical College (GPTC) received a $95,000 grant as part of […]


              HENRY COUNTY, GA—Purple Innovation, Inc., a comfort technology company known for creating the Purple® Mattress, is expanding its operations in McDonough.  The expansion will create an additional 500 jobs across production, fulfillment, customer care, and other areas of the business. and comes on the heels of the company’s […]


Henkels & McCoy Inc. attempted to disguise wages as reimbursement payments   BLUE BELL, PA – Following a Pennsylvania federal court order that upheld the findings of a U.S. Department of Labor investigation, oil and gas industry contractor Henkels & McCoy Inc. paid more than $1 million in back wages to hundreds of employees for violating […]

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