M&I Materials Opens U.S. Operations in Gwinnett County

From left to right: Shantell Wilson (Gwinnett County), Jeremy Pilmore-Bedford (British Consulate-General Atlanta), Alonso Castillo (M&I Materials), Karen Berkhan (M&I Materials), Jorge Fernandez (Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce), John Woodward (Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce) (GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) October 14, 2016 – M&I Materials, an advanced manufacturing company based out of the UK, joined Gwinnett…

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Partnership Gwinnett Appoints New Project Manager

(GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) October 13, 2016 – Partnership Gwinnett, Georgia’s largest local economic development organization, announced today that Deven Cason has joined the team in the role of Project Manager. Cason will represent existing companies and prospects in the advanced Manufacturing and Supply Chain industries. “I am excited and fortunate to be joining such a…

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2016 Metro Atlanta Redevelopment Summit Award Winners Named

(GWINNETT-METRO ATLANTA) October 6, 2016 – Partnership Gwinnett, in conjunction with The Council for Quality Growth, announced the winners of the 2016 MARS Awards, presented today at the annual Metro Atlanta Redevelopment Summit at the Studio Movie Grill in Duluth. Presented by Georgia Power, the Metro Atlanta Redevelopment Summit is the premiere redevelopment event in…

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2016 Metro Atlanta Redevelopment Summit Award Winners Named

(GWINNETT-METRO ATLANTA) October 6, 2016 – Partnership Gwinnett, in conjunction with The Council for Quality Growth, announced the winners of the 2016 MARS Awards, presented today at the annual Metro Atlanta Redevelopment Summit at the Studio Movie Grill in Duluth. Presented by Georgia Power, the Metro Atlanta Redevelopment Summit is the premiere redevelopment event in…

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Gwinnett Economic Development Takes Home International Economic Development Award

Pictured above: (left) Barry Matherly, IEDC Board Chair, (center) Mark Farmer, Gwinnett Economic Development Director of Entrepreneurship and Information Services and (right) Gregory Hitchin, IEDC Awards Committee Chair (GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) September 28, 2016 – The International Economic Development Council recognized Partnership Gwinnett, an initiative of Gwinnett Economic Development, with a silver award of Excellence…

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Hendrick Automotive Group to Open North Georgia Regional Headquarters in Gwinnett

(GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) September 20, 2016 – Hendrick Automotive Group, the largest privately held automotive retail organization in the United States, joined Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development today to announce the location of its north Georgia consolidated regional headquarters to the Gwinnett Place Community Improvement District (CID) in Gwinnett County, metro Atlanta, Georgia. The new north…

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Halocarbon Locates Corporate Headquarters in Gwinnett

(GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) August 24, 2016 – Halocarbon Products Corporation (Halocarbon), a leading worldwide producer of specialty fluorochemicals, non-flammable oils, greases and waxes, and inhalation anesthetics, joined Georgia Department of Economic Development, Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development and the City of Peachtree Corners to announce the location of its corporate headquarters in the City of Peachtree…

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Masino Promoted to Chief Economic Development Officer

The Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce announced today the promotion of Nick Masino to Chief Economic Development Officer for Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development and Partnership Gwinnett. In this role Masino will continue to oversee the business recruitment and retention efforts for Gwinnett, as well as the implementation of the award winning Partnership Gwinnett Strategy. “It has…

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Online Consignment Innovator, thredUP Brings 300 New Jobs to Gwinnett

Governor Nathan Deal announced today that thredUP, a leading online marketplace for consumers to buy and sell secondhand women’s and children’s clothing, will establish a distribution and warehouse operation in Gwinnett County. This project represents more than 300 new jobs to the Gwinnett Community. “thredUP’s decision to grow its business here in Georgia is a…

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Suniva Takes Home Governor’s Manufacturer of the Year Award

Governor Nathan Deal announced yesterday that City of Norcross, Gwinnett County-based Suniva, Inc. is one of three winners of the 2016 Governor’s Manufacturer of the Year Awards. The announcement came in conjunction with the twenty-second annual Georgia Manufacturing Appreciation Week (MAW). MAW, which was created by the Technical College System of Georgia and the Georgia…

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