Category: Business


          PEACHTREE CORNERS – Soliant, which provides health care and education staffing services to hospitals and schools around the U.S., will further expand its Gwinnett County operations. The expansion is expected to created 200 new jobs in Peachtree Corners, Georgia, Gov. Brian Kemp announced today (June 3). “Soliant’s expansion in Georgia […]


Stores under construction in Conyers and Cumming   LOGANVILLE, GA—pOpshelf, Dollar General’s newest retail store concept, is opening a new store at 4032 Atlanta Highway in Loganville. pOpshelf touts itself “as a new retail store with the vast majority of items priced at $5 or less that offers customers an affordable and fun shopping experience.” The Loganville location […]


Minorities encouraged to apply   LAWRENCEVILLE—Gwinnett will start accepting applications this summer for membership in the Gwinnett Entrepreneur Center, an incubator for startups and small businesses looking to grow. The program, which provides facilities and coaching for beginner business owners, will accept between 30 and 40 Gwinnett-based members. The center is encouraging applications from minority […]


  Gov. Brian Kemp meets with the Bryan County Economic Development Team and representatives from its four-county region representing the Savannah Harbor Interstate 16 Corridor Joint Development Authority. Photo provided by the Office of Gov. Brian Kemp.  Site poised to provide scores of high-quality jobs in the region ATLANTA– Gov. Brian Kemp announced the authorization […]


    ATLANTA–FanDuel Group, a leading sports-tech entertainment company, will invest more than $15 million in opening a technology campus in Atlanta, creating more than 900 jobs over the next five years, Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp announced today (May 18). The new state-of-the-art facility will primarily focus on supporting the company’s product development, tech, and […]


  Front, L-R: Amy McCoy, Teresa Hardy(center) and Dar’shun Kendrick; Back L-R: Stacey Thibodeaux and Edwina Clanton   ATLANTA— “It’s time for us to start investing in our communities again—even during a pandemic,” says Attorney Dar’shun Kendrick.   “There are those that don’t have high prospects for black wealth in the coming years but the Dollar […]


STONECREST–The Stonecrest Urban Redevelopment Agency (URA) has agreed to move forward in selling the city-owned Sears buildings to Stonecrest Resorts, LLC, a development affiliate of Urban Retail. The URA received bids from Stonecrest Resorts, LLC and one other unnamed entity, but ultimately selected the $2.4 million bid offered by Stonecrest Resorts, LLC (Urban Retail), which […]

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