Gov. Nathan Deal today at the state Capitol announced the recipients of the first annual Governor’s Awards for the Arts and Humanities, recognizing deserving individuals and organizations for significant contributions to Georgia’s cultural vitality.
Gov. Nathan Deal today congratulated Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics Executive Director Page Siplon on his appointment to the newly formed U.S. Advisory Committee on Supply Chain Competitiveness.
Gov. Nathan Deal announced today that Georgia’s net tax collections for the month of September totaled $1.59 billion for an increase of $59.5 million, or 3.9 percent, compared to September 2011.
Gov. Nathan Deal and Michael D. Casey, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Carter’s, Inc. announced today that Carter’s plans to consolidate its retail store and financial operations, currently managed in its Shelton, Conn., facility, with the company’s Atlanta-based headquarters operations, bringing approximately 200 jobs to Georgia.
James J. Bulot, Statewide Independent Living Council
Gov. Nathan Deal announced today that jobs and investment generated by the Global Commerce division of the Georgia Department of Economic Development jumped by almost a third during the state’s most recent fiscal year.
Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that Georgians can save money while conserving energy and water during the upcoming ENERGY STAR and WaterSense sales tax holiday.
Gov. Nathan Deal announced today New Hampshire-based Foss Manufacturing Co. will open a manufacturing and distribution operation in Rome in Floyd County, investing $15 million and creating 150 new jobs over three years.
Richard L. Tucker, Sr., Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia (reappointment)
Gov. Nathan Deal today named Rep. Christian A. Coomer (R-Cartersville) as the new state House floor leader. Coomer will join Rep. Amy Carter (R-Valdosta) and Rep. Matt Hatchett (R-Dublin) as the third administrative floor leader for Deal.