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Lockheed is Hiring, Expanding Supplier Support

Lockheed is Hiring, Expanding Supplier Support

CEO Marillyn Hewson said the defense giant has added nearly 1,000 new employees in the past two weeks and doubled its payment advances to small and mid-sized suppliers struggling amid the Covid-19 pandemic. (via American Machinist) Lockheed Martin Corp. is expanding its efforts to assist its employees and supply-chain partners in the midst of a  […]

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Fiscal Impact Study Shows Braves, Battery ATL a Boon for Cobb

Fiscal Impact Study Shows Braves, Battery ATL a Boon for Cobb

Year after year, the deal that brought the Atlanta Braves to Cobb County has shown itself to be an economic promoter for Cobb County. Truist Park and The Battery Atlanta, programmed to attract Braves fans and visitors alike year-round with an unprecedented entertainment experience, has skyrocketed tax revenues, property values, and led to other windfalls  […]

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KNAPP Facility Phase 1 Grand Opening in Kennesaw, Georgia

KNAPP Facility Phase 1 Grand Opening in Kennesaw, Georgia

Major Projects in Grocery, Retail, Healthcare and eCommerce Sectors Fuel Growth and Expansion at KNAPP Supply chain innovation leader KNAPP today announced the Grand Opening of their Phase 1 facility expansion in Kennesaw, Georgia. Fueled by major projects in grocery, retail, healthcare and eCommerce sectors, the $7M initial investment is the first step in expanding  […]

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The Metro Atlanta Chamber Announces 2020 Atlanta Metro Export Challenge Cohort

The Metro Atlanta Chamber Announces 2020 Atlanta Metro Export Challenge Cohort

On February 19, the Metro Atlanta Chamber announced the 12 grant recipients joining the 2020 Atlanta Metro Export Challenge (Atlanta MEC) cohort. The Atlanta MEC is a regional grant program designed to challenge small- to medium-sized companies in metro Atlanta to explore international expansion efforts. Each grant recipient receives a reimbursement grant of $5,000 that can be used  […]

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