The Site Selectors Guild awards the 2017 Excellence in Economic Development Award to the team at the Brunswick-Glynn County Development Authority for their "flexibility and creativity in meeting a prospect's needs."
Blue Angels are flying over Brunswick and the Golden Isles of Georgia in the Wings Over the Golden Isles Air Show and the excitement is in the air!
The Georgia Ports Authority achieved outstanding January results, with double-digit growth across all business sectors and a 26 percent increase in total tonnage!
The David T. Smith Award was recently created to honor longtime Authority staff member, Dave Smith and will be given annually to a recipient who helps further Economic Development in Glynn County. Charles Ezelle from Thomas & Hutton Engineering is the first recipient.
Coastal Pines Technical College offers free classes to help adult learners earn a GED and be successful in today’s workplace. The program is catered to each student based on their needs and interests.
Four new Panamax Cranes arrive at the Port of Savannah. Georgia Ports Authority Executive Director Griff Lynch stated "It means getting cargo to market and getting ships back out to sea with unmatched efficiency."
The Brunswick Urban Redevelopment Agency is seeking proposals from developers for redevelopment of the Oglethorpe Block. The project site is at the gateway to Historic Downtown Brunswick. The project is a catalyst for the continued redevelopment of Historic Downtown Brunswick and the surrounding Historic District.
The Brunswick and Glynn County Development Authority held its regular monthly meeting Monday. During the meeting a number of business items were discussed including new board members.
Workforce study should help attract jobs. The idea has been to get a complete and detailed picture of what kinds of jobs people on the coast are prepared to fill. This includes everyone from skilled laborers to white collar desk jockeys — all the people an employer who is looking to relocate to the area will need.
Several times a year, Glynn County's industry leaders get together for the Manufacturers Roundtable. They met on-site at Mercedes-Benz for lunch and a tour.
1 Million Cups is a forum for small business owners to share ideas and learn from one another that takes place at Tipsy McSways in Downtown Brunswick on the first Wednesday of the month at 9am.
Mel Baxter has been selected to serve as the new President of the Brunswick - Glynn County Development Authority!