About Sherri Pruitt

Sherri is the Administrative Assistant at the Development Authority and is in charge assisting with the existing industries and companies/prospects who are locating in the Golden Isles. Sherri Pruitt is a tremendous asset to the Development Authority and started in the administrative and coordinator field over 20 years ago in Atlanta, Ga.

Share the Future-Storytelling Grant Finalists Announced

The Golden Isles Development Authority announces finalists for first-ever Storytelling Grant

The Golden Isles Development Authority awards $2,500 to area businesses to help them with their marketing programs. 

Brunswick, GA  February 4, 2020 The Golden Isles Development Authority announced the finalists for their first Share the Future Storytelling grant for 2020.

The Development Authority is excited to award four $500 […]

2020-02-04T12:59:05-05:00February 4th, 2020|

Annual State Leadership Recognition Luncheon 2020

Annual State Leadership Recognition Luncheon

This past week more than fifty members of the Golden Isles community traveled to Georgia’s Capitol Hill in Atlanta for the Annual State Leadership Recognition Luncheon. The Annual Luncheon is a yearly traditional organized and executed by the Brunswick & Golden Isles Chamber of Commerce.

The luncheon is attended by the community […]

2020-02-04T11:09:11-05:00January 31st, 2020|

Opportunity Zones in the Golden Isles

Understanding Federal Opportunity Zone Programs

The Federal Opportunity Zone Program is a community and economic development tool that drives long-term private investment into low-income communities throughout the country. The program encourages investors with recently realized capital gains to invest in real estate or development projects in exchange for reduced tax obligations.

The following incentives are offered to […]

2020-02-06T11:25:21-05:00January 28th, 2020|

Georgia Earns Top Spot for Regional Workforce Development

Georgia Earns Top Spot for Regional Workforce Development

Press release originally posted at https://www.georgia.org/newsroom/press-releases/

Atlanta, January 22, 2020 –Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced Georgia earned the top ranking for workforce development in the South Atlantic Region, according to Site Selection Magazine’s 2020 Workforce Development Rankings.

“As I’ve said in communities throughout […]

2020-01-23T12:13:11-05:00January 23rd, 2020|

Eastgate Commerce Park

The Eastgate Commerce Park features 30 acres of shovel ready opportunity. Strategically located east of the Brunswick Golden Isles Airport and directly adjacent to US Highway 17. Eastgate Commerce Park is a high profile location for commercial and industrial businesses that require smaller parcels.

2020-01-27T15:19:08-05:00January 12th, 2020|

Introducing our new logo

Introducing our new logo

The process of rebranding the Development Authority kicked off in June 2019 and hit a significant milestone this week with the unveiling of its new logo.

At the reveal this past week, the Golden Isles Development Authority and the Brunswick & Golden Isles Chamber of Commerce provided the first look of their respective […]

2020-01-10T11:05:48-05:00January 9th, 2020|

Rebranding the Development Authority 

Rebranding the Development Authority

By: Vanessa Wagner, Director of Business Development

An organization’s brand is about more than a logo, font, or colors, but they are a part of how an organization presents itself and how others perceive them. It’s often the first impression that decides if someone will engage further with a company.


2020-01-10T11:02:59-05:00January 3rd, 2020|

Golden Isles Gateways Industrial Park

The Gateways Industrial Park is located directly off of I-95 and is completely unencumbered by other developments or traffic signals. The site is 70.982 total acres and is owned by the Development Authority. This site is perfect for distribution, manufacturing or large scale retail developments.

2020-02-04T14:59:02-05:00January 1st, 2020|

Let’s Bring Small Business Revolution to Brunswick!

Let’s Bring Small Business Revolution to Brunswick!

Did you know that over 35,000 towns have been nominated for the Small Business Revolution series over the last 5 seasons? So making it into the Top Ten is a BIG DEAL. Small Business Revolution, a television series by Deluxe, is on a mission to revitalize small towns, one […]

2020-02-04T14:49:46-05:00December 18th, 2019|

Brunswick McBride Industrial Park

The Brunswick McBride Industrial Park is one of the area's top industrial parks for aerospace and manufacturing. The industrial park is located directly across from the Brunswick Golden Isles Airport and is has very quick access to I 95. The Golden Isles Career Academy and Coastal Pines Technical College are both located in the center of the park so connecting with a quality and skilled workforce is never a problem.

2020-01-30T08:57:50-05:00December 14th, 2019|