Gov. Kemp: Seoyon E-HWA Joins Growing List of Hyundai Suppliers, Nearly Doubles Georgia Employment

Atlanta, GA – Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced that Seoyon E-HWA, a global auto parts supplier that manufactures both interior and exterior components, will create 740 new direct and indirect jobs and invest almost $76 million in a new manufacturing facility in Chatham County.

Gov. Kemp: SK Battery America Exceeds Hiring Goal, On Track to Reach 3,000 Workers

Atlanta, GA – Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced SK Battery America (SKBA) has exceeded its hiring goal of 2,600 employees two years ahead of schedule for its two lithium-ion battery manufacturing facilities in Commerce, Georgia. The company met its goal at the end of 2022 and is further expanding its workforce to approximately 3,000 over the next year to meet the growing demand for electric vehicles.

Gov. Kemp: Sustainable Building Materials Company to Invest $59 Million in Upson County

Atlanta, GA – Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced that Green Georgia LLC, a sustainable building materials manufacturing company, will create over 170 jobs at the company’s new headquarters in Thomaston and invest $59 million in the facility.

Gov. Kemp Issues Statement on the Death of Tyre Nichols

Atlanta, GA – Governor Brian P. Kemp issued the following statement today on the killing of Tyre Nichols:

Gov. Kemp: SK Battery America to Open U.S. IT Center, Create 200 High-Tech Jobs in Roswell

Atlanta, GA – Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced that SK Battery America (SKBA) will open a regional IT hub facility in Roswell, creating 200 high-tech jobs and investing approximately $19 million over the next few years.

Governor Brian P. Kemp's 2023 State of the State Address

Lt. Governor Jones, Speaker Burns, President Pro Tem Kennedy, Speaker Pro Tem Jones, members of the General Assembly, Constitutional Officers, Mayor Dickens, members of the judiciary, members of the consular corps, and my fellow Georgians:

Gov. Kemp Delivers 2023 State of the State Address

Atlanta, GA – Today Governor Brian P. Kemp delivered his fifth State of the State Address to a joint session of the Georgia General Assembly.

Gov. Kemp: Key Industries Sustain Momentum for State's Economic Development

Atlanta, GA – Governor Brian P. Kemp, in conjunction with the Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD), today announced that Georgia sustained its momentum through economic development projects in key industries during the first half of Fiscal Year 2023 (July 1 through December 31, 2022). The 218 locations or expansions supported by GDEcD’s Global Commerce division are expected to create approximately 17,500 new jobs and more than $13 billion in investment for the state. Both the number of locations and total investment amount increased over the same period last year.

Gov. Kemp Announces Administration Floor Leaders for 2023-2024 General Assembly

Atlanta, GA – Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced his selection of Floor Leaders for the 2023-2024 General Assembly.

Georgia December Net Tax Revenues Up 7.5%

Atlanta, GA – The State of Georgia’s net tax collections in December totaled nearly $3.21 billion, for an increase of $224.9 million, or 7.5 percent, compared to December 2021 when net tax collections totaled $2.98 billion. Year-to-date, net tax collections totaled $15.82 billion, for an increase of $966.6 million, or 6.5 percent, over FY 2022 through six months.