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August 26, 2019

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By Alex Gonzalez, Chief Innovation Officer, Metro Atlanta Chamber... Read More

August 19, 2019

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Metro Atlanta’s economy continues to grow with companies and talent choosing the region for a wide variety of expansion projects. Since July 2019, companies such as Stitch Fix, Edifecs and Bellhops have selected metro Atlanta for new offices. Combined, these projects added 1,300 positions in fields ranging from health IT to clothing distribution and technology. The Metro Atlanta Chamber recently convened an Economic Development Council panel discussion on this activity and outlook for the region for the rest of 2019. ... Read More

August 12, 2019

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Metro Atlanta has a reputation for producing the world’s best creative, tech and executive talent. The region is a hub for higher learning institutions, drawing in the next generation from around the world and connecting these individuals to the in-demand careers of today and tomorrow. This summer, Agnes Scott College is partnering with Google to pilot a new Applied Machine Learning Intensive course that will prepare students for careers in technology fields.... Read More

August 5, 2019

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The Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC) announced the finalists for the 2019 Atlanta E3 Awards. Entering its seventh year, the Atlanta E3 Awards celebrate the companies, organizations and people whose work innovates at the intersection of sustainability and commerce. To-date the awards have recognized 37 recipients.... Read More

July 29, 2019

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Children’s Healthcare Of Atlanta On Authentically Serving The Community manderson POSTED ON JULY 29, 2019 0 493 Views Tweet Share 19 Pin Share 19 SHARES With over 100 years of pioneering medical care for patients under 21, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta continually raises the bar for pediatric healthcare for the region. Metro Atlanta is a hub for global health, and Children’s partners with organizations to expand care to children regardless of background. Children’s is a main component to the region’s high quality of life, and Senior Director of Corporate Partnerships Sharon Robinson recently sat down with the Metro Atlanta Chamber to give an update on the system’s work in innovating healthcare for tomorrow.... Read More

July 22, 2019

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In a world blooming with creativity, there are some who go beyond the limit to make storytelling more compelling and authentic. Meet Janel Martinez, the award-winning creator of the Ain’t I Latina? blog, an online destination celebrating Afro-Latinas. Martinez’s platform has featured interviews with prominent Afro-Latinas, including actress Selenis Leyva and singer Amara La Negra, among others.... Read More

June 25, 2019

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As an emerging industry in metro Atlanta, esports made a powerful introduction into the market. Esports – multiplayer video games played competitively for spectators – is on track for industry revenues of $1.1 billion in 2019, up 27% from 2018. Comparing global esports revenue to global video game revenue, the industry topped $43 billion in 2018. ... Read More

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