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Friday, January 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
GDEcD Announces Georgia Automotive Awards »
ATLANTA – December 1, 2016 –  The Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) today announced the winners of t...
Friday, January 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
German-based company to invest $40 million and create 35 jobs in Cook County, GA »
Mayor Buddy Duke, chairman of the Cook County Economic Development Commission (EDC), and commission members, announced tod...
Wednesday, November 2, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Georgia ranked No. 1 state for business for fourth consecutive year »
Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that Georgia has been named the No. 1 state in the nation in which to do business for the...
Thursday, October 6, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Conference Chair's Report from 2016 Annual Conference »
The 2016 GEDA Annual Conference this year was based on how “ G eorgia IS : Growing, Innovating and Succeeding” and th...
Tuesday, September 6, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Welcome to GEDA's 2016 Annual Conference »
  Welcome to the Georgia Economic Developers Association 2016 Annual Conference in Savannah – the Hostess City of...

Events
Tuesday, December 6, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
November Annual Awards Lunch »
November Annual Awards lunch – We had a great turnout for the GEDA Annual Awards at the November luncheon.  Congrat...
Tuesday, May 31, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Spring Workshop 2016 Recap »
By Kevin Shea, President, GEDA The GEDA 2016 Spring Workshop, Georgia’s Workforce: Lighting the Way, received tremen...
Friday, April 1, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Gray Swoope Lights Up March Luncheon »
March 2016 Luncheon Program Summary by Kevin Shea   The GEDA March meeting featured a program from Presi...
Friday, January 15, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hyatt Payment Card Security Notice »
  MESSAGE FROM GLOBAL PRESIDENT OF OPERATIONS Hyatt completes payment card incident investigation De...

Committees
Tuesday, March 1, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Millennials: Not Cut From the Same Cloth »
Millennials – Not Cut From The Same Cloth by: Peter Tokar, Economic Development Director,  Alpharetta D...
Tuesday, February 2, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Natural Resources & Environment Shared Interest Group - We Are Here to Help! »
Environmental factors heavily influence almost every site/industrial development project, from redeveloping a Brownfield a...

GEDA News
Monday, March 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Georgia recognizes four companies as Small Business Rock Star »
ATLANTA – March 13— The Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) today, along with the Georgia Economic Develope...
Monday, March 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
You Have Spoken - March 2017 »
We Hear You! We appreciate your feedback through the GEDA evaluation surveys and want to respond, as well as provide...
Friday, February 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Note from Jason Broadwater, Feb. Luncheon Speaker »
Dear GEDA Members, I am honored to have been invited to speak at your luncheon on February 6th. I am impressed by th...
Wednesday, October 5, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Joe Riley of Georgia Electric Membership Corporation Receives Rip Wiley Award »
Joe Riley, Manager, Economic Development, Georgia Electric Membership Corporation (EMC), was named the 2016 Rip Wiley Awar...
Friday, October 2, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Honorary Life Members »
  GEDA honored three members with Life Membership at the Annual Conference in Savannah.  Willie Paulk was hon...

Membership
Tuesday, December 6, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
RENEW your GEDA membership, today! »
Thank you so much for your participation in GEDA in 2016!  We enjoyed serving you, and look forward to the opportunit...
Tuesday, November 24, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
2016 Lunch Registration Fees »
      $40 Members...

Chair's Column
Wednesday, April 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
GEDA Chair's Column - April 2017 Newsletter »
Congratulations to all the recent winners of the Rock Star Awards!  Thanks so much to Mary Ellen McClanahan, GEDA Boa...
Wednesday, March 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
GEDA Updates Strategic Plan »
Throughout last year, many of you, Georgia Economic Developers Association (GEDA) members, provided input into a new strat...
Wednesday, February 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
February 2017 Chair's Column »
After wrapping up two consecutive days of successful GEDA events in Atlanta, I have many people to thank and a couple of f...
Friday, January 6, 2017   (1 Comment - view/add)
January 2017's Chair's Column »
I hope your 2017 is off to a great start, and you are as excited as I am about the opportunities ahead of us for...
Wednesday, December 7, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
A thank you message from Greg Wright »
Well, the end of the year is fast approaching, and so, too, is my tenure as Chairman of GEDA. First, let me thank you...

Legislative Reports
Monday, April 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Monday, March 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wednesday, March 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Monday, March 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Monday, February 27, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
2017 Public Policy Update #6 »
February 27, 2017...

Economic Development
Wednesday, April 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Polymer Logistics Celebrates Grand Opening of Dublin, GA Service Center »
Fifth US facility expands customer service capabilities and supports company growth  Dublin, GA (March 31, 2017) –...
Friday, March 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CDFA/ BNY Mellon Development Finance Webcast Series: Exploring the Impact of GASB 77 »
This past December marked the official start of GASB 77, a new accounting standard requiring all government agencies to re...

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