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Partnership Gwinnett Hosts Economic Outlook Conference and Annual Awards Luncheon

Posted by on Dec 10, 2014 in Featured, Georgia, Gwinnett, News & Media, Press Releases | Comments Off

Partnership Gwinnett Hosts Economic Outlook Conference and Annual Awards Luncheon

Six companies and individuals recognized for excellence in imagination, innovation and influence (GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) December 10, 2014—Partnership Gwinnett and Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development held the 2014 Partnership Gwinnett Economic Outlook at Gwinnett Technical College’s Busbee Center. Presented by Jackson EMC, the event highlighted the initiative’s achievements over the past four quarters and was attended by more than 175 community and business leaders. “Gwinnett County is proud to be closing out yet another successful year...

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LifeArt Cabinetry Expands U.S. Headquarters in Gwinnett, Metro Atlanta

Posted by on Dec 5, 2014 in Featured, Georgia, Global, Global Business, Gwinnett, Metro Atlanta, News & Media, Press Releases | Comments Off

LifeArt Cabinetry Expands U.S. Headquarters in Gwinnett, Metro Atlanta

Cabinet manufacturer opens nearly 100,000 square foot showroom and distribution center (GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) December 5, 2014- Chinese cabinet manufacturer, LifeArt Cabinetry, in partnership with Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development, celebrated the expansion of its U.S. headquarters in, Gwinnett County, Metro Atlanta, Georgia. The 95,920 square foot facility provides showroom and distribution space for the growing company. “Due to the upswing in the building market, the demand for quality cabinets at the wholesale level has increased,”...

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KRAIBURG TPE Breaks Ground in Gwinnett County

Posted by on Nov 20, 2014 in Georgia, Global Business, Gwinnett, News & Media, Press Releases | Comments Off

KRAIBURG TPE Breaks Ground in Gwinnett County

Global manufacturer’s expansion creates $15 million in investment in Buford (GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) November 20, 2014 – KRAIBURG TPE Corporation, in partnership with Georgia Department of Economic Development and Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development, celebrated the expansion of its Gwinnett location with a groundbreaking ceremony in the City of Buford, Gwinnett County, metro Atlanta. The project is expected to create more than 20 new jobs over the next five years. The 65,000-square-foot, build-to-suit facility represents a $15 million...

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Finalists Announced for Annual Partnership Gwinnett Awards

Posted by on Nov 20, 2014 in Featured, Gwinnett, Metro Atlanta, News & Media, Press Releases | Comments Off

Finalists Announced for Annual Partnership Gwinnett Awards

Innovative, imaginative and influential winners to be recognized at Annual PG Economic Outlook (GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) November 19, 2014— Partnership Gwinnett, the community and economic development initiative, today announced the finalists of the 2014 Partnership Gwinnett Awards. Each of the three award categories—Innovation, Imagination and Influence—will honor one community leader and one company that represent the best in Gwinnett and have demonstrated outstanding achievement and excellence in each respective category. Finalists were...

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Nominations Now Being Accepted for Partnership Gwinnett’s 2015 Movers & Makers Awards

Posted by on Nov 14, 2014 in Gwinnett, Metro Atlanta, News & Media, Press Releases | Comments Off

Nominations Now Being Accepted for Partnership Gwinnett’s 2015 Movers & Makers Awards

RockTenn’s Steve Voorhees to Keynote March 19th Awards Ceremony (GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) November 14, 2014 —Partnership Gwinnett, in collaboration with Gwinnett Technical College, launched the fourth annual Movers & Makers Awards on Wednesday night. Nominations are now being accepted in six categories: Three “Makers” Awards honoring Manufacturers of the Year – Small, Medium, and Large; two “Movers” Awards honoring Supply Chain companies – Supply Chain Pioneer and Corporate Citizenship Award; and one Most Valuable Provider (MVP), honoring...

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The Amazing Entrepreneur Competition to Begin Accepting Business Plan Summaries

Posted by on Nov 13, 2014 in News & Media, Press Releases, Small Business | Comments Off

The Amazing Entrepreneur Competition to Begin Accepting Business Plan Summaries

More than $17,000 in cash and prizes to a Gwinnett start-up (GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) November 13, 2014 – Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development and Partnership Gwinnett, in collaboration with The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center (SBDC), launched its fifth annual Amazing Entrepreneur Contest today. The competition, which recognizes the best business plan summary in two categories – Established Business and Pre-Venture – will award more than $17,000 in cash and prizes to a Gwinnett County startup. “Gwinnett entrepreneurs...

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Mölnlycke Health Care Expands Operations in Gwinnett County

Posted by on Nov 4, 2014 in News & Media, Press Releases | Comments Off

Mölnlycke Health Care Expands Operations in Gwinnett County

Pictured above (L to R): Chuck Warbington, Gwinnett Place CID; Troels Adrian, Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development; Dr. Dan Kaufman, Gwinnett Chamber; Charlotte Nash, Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners; Judy Jordan Johnson, City of Lawrenceville Swedish-based medical device company adds 24,000 square feet and invests close to $1 million (GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) October 29, 2014 – Mölnlycke Health Care, a market leader in the development and manufacturing of professional healthcare, wound care and surgical brands, joined a Gwinnett...

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Luckie & Company Celebrates Expansion in Gwinnett County, Metro Atlanta

Posted by on Oct 8, 2014 in Featured, Georgia, Gwinnett, Metro Atlanta, News & Media, Press Releases | Comments Off

Luckie & Company Celebrates Expansion in Gwinnett County, Metro Atlanta

Company adds more than 6,000 SF to footprint, anticipates more than 40 new jobs to Gwinnett County, Metro Atlanta Georgia (GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) October 8, 2014 – Luckie & Company, joined with Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development for a grand opening to cut the ribbon on the company’s new location, which has created more than 40 new jobs. The event gave a first look at the advertising and marketing solutions agency’s new 10,000 square-foot Atlanta operations base. Luckie is a fully integrated advertising and marketing solutions agency...

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United Arab Shipping Company Celebrates Opening of North American Headquarters

Posted by on Oct 8, 2014 in Featured, Georgia, Global Business, Gwinnett, Metro Atlanta, News & Media, Press Releases | Comments Off

United Arab Shipping Company Celebrates Opening of North American Headquarters

International shipping company relocates headquarter operations and brings 160 new jobs to the City of Peachtree Corners, Gwinnett County, Metro Atlanta Georgia (GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) October 3, 2014 – United Arab Shipping Company, in partnership with Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development , Georgia Department of Economic Development, Metro Atlanta Chamber and Georgia Power celebrated the relocation of its North American headquarters to Gwinnett County and the City of Peachtree Corners, investing more $10 million and creating 160 new jobs....

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Partnership Gwinnett Launches Fundraising Campaign

Posted by on Oct 8, 2014 in Georgia, Gwinnett, Metro Atlanta, News & Media, Press Releases | Comments Off

Partnership Gwinnett Launches Fundraising Campaign

(GWINNETT- METRO ATLANTA) October 2, 2014—Partnership Gwinnett, Gwinnett County’s economic and community development initiative, yesterday launched the public phase of a campaign to fund the acceleration of its five-year economic growth strategy to recruit, retain and help expand businesses, attract, educate and retain workforce talent, and improve quality of life for county residents. Randy Dellinger, Campaign Chair and District Manager of Jackson EMC, welcomed guests at a Kickoff reception at the 1818 Club last evening. Dellinger announced...

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