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  • Insights to leadership from Cheryl Bachelder

    Take a sneak peek at just a few of the topics that you will hear at the Gwinnett Leadership Forum, on September 5, 2013.

     
  • Living up to potential and coming of age

    Explosive growth in Georgia’s Innovation Crescent underscores why the region is gaining ground as a “hub of life science in the Southeast.”

     
  • The new face of technical education

    A message to business leaders from Sharon Bartels, president, Gwinnett Technical College.

     
  • Avalon, excess OFS site, OZs and TADs

    Forward-thinking and proactive economic development efforts are paying huge dividends with a steady influx of new business and jobs to the north metro region.

     
 
 

Introducing the Crescent Business Report

Crescent Business ReportReaders of Gwinnett Business Journal will now find this definitive business resource published as Crescent Business Report – featuring a more regional focus, targeting the Gwinnett and North Fulton....  more

 
 
 

Living up to potential and coming of age

innovationcrescentPositioned in the heart of Georgia’s Innovation Crescent, the Gwinnett and North Fulton areas are particularly attractive for business. Explosive growth here among health, life science and biomedical industries underscores why the region is gaining ground as a “hub of life science in the Southeast.”...  more

 
 
 

North Fulton technical college campus

Rendering of the planned TCSG technical college campus in North FultonAs plans for a TCSG technical college campus in North Fulton take shape, anticipation increases daily for how this will positively influence regional workforce development. The campus will sit on a 25-acre site in Alpharetta, at Old Milton Pkwy. and GA-400, across from the highly-anticipated Avalon mixed use complex. The goal is to begin offering classes there Fall Semester 2015....  more

 
 
 

Avalon, excess OFS site, OZs and TADs

Rendering of Avalon, the planned $600 million mix-use complex poised to introduce 4,250 new jobs to the area and the first gigabit community in the Southeast.Forward-thinking and proactive economic development efforts are paying huge dividends with a steady influx of new business, industry and jobs to the north metro region. Two such investments are Avalon, in Alpharetta, and the Catalyst Site Redevelopment at Interstate 85 and Jimmy Carter Blvd., in Norcross....  more

 
 
 

Four-lane East-West connector in sight

Officials have finally broken ground to widen the remaining 4.5-mile section of SR 20 that will create four-lane access across Gwinnett County, from its eastern border with Walton County to Forsyth County, on its western border.After more than a decade, officials have finally broken ground to widen the remaining 4.5-mile section of SR 20 that will create four-lane access across Gwinnett County, from its eastern border with Walton County to Forsyth County, on its western border....  more

 
 
 

Gwinnett: a community of choice

A message from Dr. Daniel J. Kaufman, president & CEO, Gwinnett Chamber, for companies looking to relocate or expand.A message from Dr. Daniel J. Kaufman, president & CEO, Gwinnett Chamber, for companies looking to relocate or expand....  more

 
 
 

The new face of technical education

A message to business leaders from Sharon Bartels, president, Gwinnett Technical College.A message to business leaders from Sharon Bartels, president, Gwinnett Technical College....  more

 
 
 

Do you do too much?

As an entrepreneur coming up in a culture that requires or empowers you to wear many hats, sometimes you just take on the attitude that, “it’s quicker to do it myself than to ask someone else.”...  more

 
 
 

Jackson EMC service helps ensure manufacturing runs smoothly

Jackson EMC C/I Engineer Brittany Caison conducts an infrared audit at a customer’s facility. Computer analysis of the infrared image provides a temperature range for the specific panel or equipment that can then be evaluated by manufacturers to diagnose and prioritize necessary repairs and maintenance.While Gwinnett County manufacturers know Jackson EMC can be counted on to supply electricity, they may not know that the electric cooperative can also help ensure that critical equipment stays on line....  more

 
 
 

Kaets Steakhouse Opens at Sonesta Gwinnett Place

Kaets Steakhouse, formerly JW's Steakhouse, is now open in the newly branded Sonesta Gwinnett Place, in Duluth, Ga.This Southern style steakhouse features a menu emphasizing organic and locally-sourced, sustainable seasonal ingredients....  more