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Norcross Economic Development Partners With Georgia Bio to Grow City’s Biomedical Ecosystem

ANNOUNCEMENT The Norcross Economic Development Department (NorcrossED) has recently formed a partnership with the life sciences trade association, Georgia Bio. This independent non-profit organization’s mission is to “advance the growth of Georgia’s life science industry and foster strategic partnerships” to create a healthier Georgia. The biomedical sector is of particular interest for the economic development […]

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Biomedical Firms Excel in Norcross

As the second fastest growing city in Georgia with a job growth rate higher than the national average, Norcross offers many competitive advantages to biomedical firms. Some of the most noteworthy aspects that give this city a practical edge include access to important human capital, close proximity to research resources, a diverse population, and opportunities […]

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Department of Economic Development Launches New Talent and Workforce Development Program

NEWS RELEASE April 1, 2019 Norcross, GA—April 1, 2019—In November 2018, Avalanche Consulting released a Strategic Marketing and Target Industry Study to assist the economic development department in gaining a better understanding of the local market, including the some of the challenges employers and job seekers are facing in Norcross. While job growth in Norcross […]

NAMC iConstruction Training Center Launched in Norcross

NEWS RELEASE  July 30, 2018 Norcross, GA-–The National Association of Minority Contractors (NAMC) and the City of Norcross Department of Economic Development have collaborated to launch the NAMC iConstruction Training Center, an accredited training unit certified by the National Center for Construction Education & Research (NCCER) through the NAMC Northeast Florida Chapter, an NCCER Training […]