Category Archives: Featured Communities

Rabun County: Low Cost, Laid Back. Major Display agrees.

RABUN GAP, Ga. — Tammy Whittaker taps on her iPad mini and opens an app that syncs to an LED scoreboard in a former Fruit of the Loom plant. She changes the score from her iPad and the numbers light up on the board, which her company, Major Display, pla ...

DRT breaks ground on Georgia plant.

ATLANTA — French company DRT has broken ground for a turpentine distillation plant in Effingham County, the Atlanta Business Chronicle reported. The plant, which will be built on a 60-acre parcel in the Effingham County Industrial Park, will initially ...

The Home Depot hires 80,000 for spring.

ATLANTA — The Home Depot, the world’s largest home improvement retailer, is hiring more than 80,000 associates nationwide to ensure its nearly 2,000 stores are staffed and ready for the company’s busiest selling season. “There’s ...

Sitel adding 300 customer care positions in Augusta.

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Sitel, a leading global customer care provider, announced the availability of more than 300 new career opportunities at its Augusta customer experience center. Expanding needs for current customers, as well as the addition of new business ...

New frontiers for Georgia aerospace in 2016 (GA).

GEORGIA — The global aerospace industry continues steady growth with the U.S. continuing to the lead the way in international aerospace exports. While defense budgets are relatively flat, the commercial aviation market continues to grow, fueled by stea ...