King’s Hawaiian continues to invest, hiring immediately for…

Release: The Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) announced that family-owned Hawaiian foods company King’s Hawaiian has invested more than $30 million in expanding their operations in Oakwood, Georgia, over the past two years. The company is hiring for several positions at different skill levels.  …

SBA announces $44.8 billion in signature lending programs

Release: U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman announced the agency reached $44.8 billion in funding to small businesses through more than 61,000 traditional loans for fiscal year (FY) 2021. “In the midst of a once-in-a-generation…

Georgia Center of Innovation launches new website

Release: Following a year of record impact on Georgia businesses, the Georgia Center of Innovation, a strategic arm of the Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD), has refined its branding through the launch of new…

Solar facility commits to invest more than $220M…

Release: Governor Brian P. Kemp announced during a groundbreaking ceremony that Silicon Ranch Corporation, the U.S. solar platform for Shell and one of the nation’s largest independent producers of solar power, has committed to invest…

Georgia wins NASCIO State IT Recognition Award for…

Release: A Georgia project aimed at preventing unauthorized access to unemployment insurance has earned a first-place award from the National Association of State CIOs (NASCIO). The Georgia Department of Labor's (DOL) identity verification project was…