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Lawrenceville Adopts 2045 Comprehensive Plan

Lawrenceville’s Mayor and Council adopted the City’s 2045 Comprehensive Plan Update and Transportation Master Plan at a public hearing on Wednesday evening, December 13, at 7 pm. The 2045 Plan Update is a revision of the 2040 Comprehensive Plan, adopted in 2018. It outlines the City's strategic direction and establishes a long-term, sustainable growth pattern framework. Comprehensive...

Marlene M. Fosque as New Vice President of Economic Development

The Gwinnett Chamber announces the hiring of Marlene M. Fosque to its executive leadership team. Fosque will be the new Vice President of Economic Development leading the Partnership Gwinnett initiative. She brings more than 20 years of corporate business experience to the role and served for four years (2019-2022) in public office with the Gwinnett County Board...

Gwinnett State of the County Hosts 800+ Attendees

The Gwinnett Chamber and Council for Quality Growth hosted Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners Chairwoman Nicole Hendrickson this morning for the annual State of the County Address, presented by Axis and HNTB. The program, held at 12 Stone Church in Lawrenceville, brought together business and community leaders to celebrate collective successes while learning the vision for Gwinnett’s future. “To serve with intention is...

Meredith Bailey Promoted to Creative Director of Gwinnett Chamber

After nine years with the organization, Meredith Bailey has been promoted to Creative Director. In this elevated role, Meredith will lead creative direction and branding strategy for the Gwinnett Chamber, working initially to complete a comprehensive style guide that yields consistent brand positioning throughout the organization. She will manage the day-to-day operations of graphic design and implement...

Gwinnett Chamber Promotes Lisa Sherman to Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications

The Gwinnett Chamber announced the promotion of Lisa Sherman to Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications. Sherman will now oversee a consolidated team of marketing, communications, and design professionals for the Gwinnett Chamber. She was hired back to the Gwinnett Chamber in November of 2021 to develop strategic communication plans for both Gwinnett Chamber and Partnership...

What is SPLOST and what does it do?

A penny sometimes makes all the difference. The Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax, or SPLOST, is a one-cent, voter-approved sales tax. It’s something Gwinnett Voters have approved since the mid-1980’s and it’s resulted in hundreds of projects that keep Gwinnett a great place to live, work and play.  To break it down: State...

Listen to Curt Thompson candidate for Gwinnett County Commission Chair.

"If Gwinnett was great enough for us to grow up in, shouldn't it also be great enough for our kids?" - Curt Thompson The overall purpose of Curt Thompson's campaign for Gwinnett County Commission Chair is to build a bridge to Gwinnett’s future by first...

Gwinnett Chamber Names 2016 IMPACT Regional Business Award Winners

Designed to be reflective and unique to Gwinnett and across the metro Atlanta area, the Gwinnett Chamber honored more than 100 finalist organizations, across nearly ten industry categories, on Wednesday, May 18, at the IMPACT Regional Business Awards, presented by BB&T. “The IMPACT Regional Business Awards recognize premier organizations in critical industries that are driving economic development and job creation,...