September 22, 2017

Georgia Named Top State For Business For Fourth Consecutive Year

This week, Gov. Nathan Deal joined state and local economic development partners to highlight Georgia’s ranking as the top state for business and celebrate the expansion of Atlanta’s technology infrastructure. “Georgia has once again been named the top state for business, reflecting our collaborative economic development efforts and ongoing investment in the workforce and infrastructure … Continue reading Georgia Named Top State For Business For Fourth Consecutive Year

September 21, 2017

Employment Up, Unemployment Rate Down in Northwest Georgia in August

ATLANTA – State Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said today that Northwest Georgia’s unemployment and jobs picture looked bright in August. Butler said Wednesday that in August the unemployment rate was just 4.7 percent, unemployment claims fell and employment growth continued to climb. “The August numbers show Northwest Georgia’s economy and outlook for employment remains healthy,” … Continue reading Employment Up, Unemployment Rate Down in Northwest Georgia in August

Deal: OneTrust to Create 500 Jobs in Atlanta

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that OneTrust, a global privacy management software company, will create 500 jobs and invest $5 million in a Fulton County facility expansion. New jobs at the facility will include positions in sales, consulting, marketing and software engineering.  “Georgia’s status as a top technology hub continues to attract and retain innovative … Continue reading Deal: OneTrust to Create 500 Jobs in Atlanta