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January 2016 Announced Projects

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January 2016 Announced Projects Involving GEDA Members

 

Sustainable Corrugated to create 62 jobs, invest $15 Million in Dalton-Whitfield

Wholly owned subsidiary of Jackson Paper Manufacturing Company |

Carl Campbell, Executive Director of the Dalton-Whitfield Joint Development Authority; Summer Nix, Project Manager, Greater Dalton Chamber of Commerce; Lindsay Martin, Director of Existing Industry and Regional Recruitment, Stephanie Scearce and Tammy Caudell, Project Managers, Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD); and Pamela Griffin, Director, Corporate/Customized Contract Training, Quick Start; and Elyse Davis, Northwest Georgia Manager, Community and Economic Development, Georgia Power Company; partnered with the Department of Labor to attract Sustainable Corrugated.  READ MORE

 

Valmiera Glass to create 425 jobs in Laurens County

Latvian-based fiberglass manufacturer expands U.S.-based headquarters operation in Dublin | 1/25/2016

Brad Lofton, President, Dublin-Laurens County Development Authority; Nico Wijnberg, Director of International Investment, and Ryan Waldrep, Assistant Director of Entrepreneur & Small Business Development and Project Manager, Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD); and Lonnie Smallwood, Senior Project Manager, Electric Cities of Georgia; worked on the Valmiera Glass project in Laurens County.  READ MORE

 

Kaiser Permanente to create 800 jobs in metro Atlanta

Integrated provider of health care and coverage to invest $51 million | 1/21/2016 

Andrew Carnes, Director of Economic Development, Partnership Gwinnett; Lindsay Martin, Director of Existing Industry and Regional Recruitment, Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD); and Lauren Lambias, Senior Project Manager, Georgia Power Company; assisted Kaiser Permanente in its expansion. They were also supported by the Metro Atlanta Chamber, and Jones Lang La Salle.  READ MORE

 

Merchant E-Solutions to create more than 140 jobs in Metro Atlanta 

Brazilian-based logistics firm to invest $5 million in Fulton County | 1/20/2016

Ashley Morris, Project Manager, Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD); Lauren Lambias, Senior Project Manager, Georgia Power Company; and Gregg Simon, Vice President, Economic Development, Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce; worked on this headquarters relocation.  READ MORE

 

Linde + Wiemann to create 200 new jobs, will invest more than $35M in Hart County

Prominent German automotive parts manufacturer to locate U.S. operation in Georgia | 1/12/2016

Dwayne Dye, Director of Economic Development, Hart County Industrial Building Authority and the Hart County Board of Commissioners; Nico Wijnberg, Director, International Investment Team; and Kevin Lovelace, Project Manager, Georgia Power Company; worked together to locate this project in Hart County.  READ MORE

 


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