Gwinnett County’s Community Improvement Districts
From their earliest inception more than a decade ago, Gwinnett’s Community Improvement Districts have had an integral and positive impact on the county’s economic development. A CID is an organization created to cover a specific geographical area with certain limited taxing powers. These additional tax revenues are spent on... Read more
Frenik Marketing Group Opens  New Location in Gwinnett County
Frenik Marketing Group, a full-service marketing firm specializing in helping companies strengthen their digital presence, joined Partnership Gwinnett to announce the opening of its new location in Gwinnett County, metro Atlanta, Georgia. “All of us here at Frenik couldn’t be more excited to have found such a great location... Read more
Small Business Vitality
Vitality. In a word, it describes much of the spirit that drives small business in Gwinnett. The state of being strong.  The active, exuberant drive to survive and succeed every day.  Energy. Motivation. A can-do attitude always ready for the next challenge. In this “Hey Alexis, turn on my... Read more
Sugarloaf Community Improvement Names Sole Finalist For First Executive Director Position
Gwinnett County’s newest community improvement district (CID) will soon have its first executive director. Leaders of the Sugarloaf CID announced that Alyssa Davis is the organization’s sole finalist to serve as their inaugural full-time leader. The board must wait at least 14 days before they can take a final... Read more
Displayit, Inc. Locates Corporate Headquarters in Gwinnett County
Displayit, Inc., a products and services provider for tradeshow exhibitors, joined Partnership Gwinnett to announce the relocation of its corporate headquarters and operations to the City of Buford, Gwinnett County, metro Atlanta, Georgia. Displayit, a privately-held e-commerce company, makes it easy for exhibitors to prepare for upcoming events and... Read more
Brand Properties, Wheeler/Brand Join Forces
Brand Properties, an established regional developer, and Wheeler/Brand, a real estate services company, announce today the creation of a privately owned, fully-integrated commercial real estate firm.  Known now as simply Brand Properties, the company joins two of the most reputable firms that have played pivotal roles in shaping the... Read more
M&I Materials Opens U.S. Operations in Gwinnett County
M&I Materials, an advanced manufacturing company based out of the UK, joined Gwinnett Economic Development and the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce to announce the opening of their new U.S. headquarter operations in the Gwinnett Place Community Improvement District (CID) in Gwinnett County, metro Atlanta, Georgia. M&I Materials, first... Read more
Gwinnett Village CID Director, Bomar Recognized as Engineering Leader
Recently Marsha Anderson Bomar, executive director for the Gwinnett Village Community Improvement District was among the three recipients of the 2016 William H. Wisely American Civil Engineer Award from the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). The William H. Wisely American Civil Engineer Award recognizes individuals or groups of... Read more
Gwinnett Chamber Showcases Keynote Speaker for 2016 Small Business Summit
Radio host and author Jim Beach was the keynote speaker for the 2016 Small Business Summit, which took place 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 18, at the Infinite Energy Forum. As a result of his belief that anyone can be an entrepreneur when they forget about risk,... Read more
AGCO’s Martin Richenhagen Reappointed to President Obama’s Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa
AGCO Corporation (NYSE: AGCO), a world-leading manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, announced today that Martin Richenhagen, Chairman, President and CEO of AGCO, has been reappointed to the President’s Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa (PAC-DBIA). U.S. Department of Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker announced earlier today the 23 business... Read more