Amazon to Build New Fulfillment Center, Create 1,000 Jobs in Gwinnett County

(GWINNETT-METRO ATLANTA) July 10, 2019 – Governor Brian P. Kemp announced today that Amazon will open a new fulfillment center in Gwinnett county, creating 1,000 new jobs. “I am excited to announce that Amazon will expand its operations here in Georgia,” said Governor Kemp. “This announcement demonstrates that the Peach State has proven itself as…

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Partnership Gwinnett Announces New Vice President of Economic Development and Director of Economic Development

(GWINNETT-METRO ATLANTA) July 3, 2019 – Partnership Gwinnett (PG) announced the promotion of two staffers effective immediately. Andrew Carnes, previously serving as the Senior Director of Economic Development for PG, accepted the role of Vice President of Economic Development and Deven Cason has assumed the role of Director of Economic Development. “I am proud to…

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Spool School Comes Out on Top of 2019 Amazing Entrepreneur Contest

(GWINNETT-METRO ATLANTA) June 28, 2019 – Partnership Gwinnett and The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center (SBDC) announced the winner of the 8th annual Amazing Entrepreneur Contest at the 2019 Demo Day event held at the Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce. The grand prize went to Spool School, an imaginative sewing business featuring sewing classes, camps, and parties…

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Partnership Gwinnett Staffer Joins 2020 Leadership Gwinnett Class

(GWINNETT-METRO ATLANTA) June 24, 2019 – Partnership Gwinnett, Georgia’s largest local economic development organization, proudly announced that its Senior Project Manager, Deven Cason has been accepted into the 35th class of Leadership Gwinnett. Cason joins a cohort of impressive business, civic and community leaders for an intensive nine-month program that strengthens their professional and personal…

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Industrial and Military Manufacturer Expands Operations in Gwinnett

(GWINNETT-METRO ATLANTA) May 29, 2019 – Representatives from Partnership Gwinnett, the State of Georgia, and Gwinnett County joined Elma Electronic Inc. executives at the company’s headquarters in Switzerland to announce the relocation and expansion of a manufacturing facility in Gwinnett County, metro Atlanta, Georgia. The new location is slated to open in July 2019 and…

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Elemaster Brings New Manufacturing Facility to Duluth

(GWINNETT-METRO ATLANTA) April 11, 2019 – Partnership Gwinnett joined Elemaster U.S., a global mechatronics services provider, today to celebrate the grand opening of a new high-tech electronic equipment design and manufacturing facility in Duluth, Gwinnett County, Georgia. The new facility, located at 3400 Rivergreen Court in the City of Duluth, is dedicated to the manufacturing…

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OS National to expand headquarters operations, create more than 1,000 jobs in Gwinnett County

(GWINNETT-METRO ATLANTA) April 9, 2019 – Partnership Gwinnett in conjunction with The Georgia Department of Economic Development announced today that OS National LLC (OSN), a nationally recognized title and escrow provider, will create more than 1,000 jobs and invest more than $15 million in their headquarters in Gwinnett County. “It’s a great day in Georgia…

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2019 Movers & Makers Award Winners Named

(GWINNETT-METRO ATLANTA) March 28, 2019 – Partnership Gwinnett, in collaboration with Gwinnett Technical College, announced the winners of the 8th Annual Movers & Makers Awards during today’s ceremony at the Infinite Energy Forum. Over 300 community leaders and industry experts attended the 2019 Movers & Makers Awards, presented by Jackson EMC. It is the largest…

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Geo-Hydro Engineers Expands Operations in Gwinnett County

(GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) March 20, 2019 – Geo-Hydro Engineers, a leader in environmental consulting services, geotechnical engineering, and construction materials testing, joined Partnership Gwinnett to announce the expansion of its operations in the City of Lawrenceville, Georgia. Geo-Hydro’s 4,100 SF facility located at 595 Old Norcross Rd. in the City of Lawrenceville, will house regional…

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Gwinnett County Celebrates Top Students at Annual STAR Luncheon

(GWINNETT-METRO ATLANTA) March 8, 2019 – The Professional Association of Georgia Educators (PAGE) Foundation and Partnership Gwinnett partnered to honor Gwinnett’s best and brightest students and teachers at the annual STAR Student and Teacher Luncheon Friday, March 8. Presented by Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, the event celebrates all local school STAR students from each Gwinnett…

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