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Crowne Plaza Norcross – $20 Million Renovation is Underway for City of Norcross’ First Four-Star Hotel

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ( NORCROSS, GA)– September 10, 2019- Apsilon Hotel Group is currently renovating one of Norcross’ oldest hotels, the Garden Plaza, built in 1989. This renovation, a $20 million investment, is the latest major renovation and technological modernization by the Apsilon Hotel Group. Upon its completion, the hotel will become a […]

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What’s brewing in Skin Alley?

A new venture is brewing in Skin Alley. If all goes as planned, Norcross will have its first craft brewery in the downtown area. Social Fox Brewing, slated to open January 2020, is the creation of a group of three entrepreneurs with a passion for craft beer. Scott Norwood is a medical device engineer and […]


Diversity and Inclusion Make An Economy Stronger

One of the unique draws of Norcross for industry is the highly culturally and racially diverse population that lives and works within the city. This diversity creates an environment for commercial innovation, inclusivity, and profitability. Workplaces that can draw from a wide range of perspectives have an enriched understanding of the marketplace and ability to […]

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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 […]