Gov. Kemp Announces Freshly Inc. to More than Double Workforce in Georgia, Creating 665 Jobs

Atlanta, GA – Today, Governor Brian P. Kemp announced that fresh-prepared meal delivery service Freshly Inc. is more than doubling their planned workforce in Georgia and investing $52 million in expanding to Clayton County. The new distribution facility will create 665 jobs in Ellenwood, Georgia.

Gov. Kemp Appoints Dep. Chief of Staff to Lead Department of Community Health

Atlanta, GA – Today, Governor Brian P. Kemp announced his Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations, Caylee Noggle, would begin serving as the Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Community Health (DCH) on July 1. Current DCH Commissioner Frank Berry is retiring following decades of service to the state of Georgia in various capacities.

Gov. Kemp Issues Final Public Health State of Emergency Executive Order

Atlanta, GA – Today, Governor Brian P. Kemp issued the final executive order extending the public health state of emergency, which will now expire on Thursday, July 1 at 12:00 AM.

ICYMI: Governor Kemp Joins Fox and Friends to Discuss Crime in Atlanta

ATLANTA - This morning, Governor Kemp joined Fox and Friends to discuss the rise of crime in Atlanta.

Gov. Kemp Op-Ed: Delivering on Our Promise to Expand Rural Broadband

The below op-ed from Governor Kemp appeared in The Macon Telegraph on Sunday, June 20.

Georgia Unemployment Rate Drops for 13th Straight Month to 4.1% as Jobs Increase

Atlanta, GA - Today, Governor Brian P. Kemp applauded Georgia's unemployment rate dropping for the thirteenth straight month from 4.3% in April to 4.1% for the month of May. The national unemployment average is 5.8%.

Governor Kemp Names Three New Appointments

Atlanta, GA – Today Governor Brian Kemp announced the appointment of Robyn Crittenden to be the Commissioner of the Department of Revenue (DOR), Shawnzia Thomas to become Executive Director of the Georgia Technology Authority Board (GTA) and the state's Chief Information Officer, and Jessica Simmons to be Deputy Chief Information Officer for Broadband and Special Projects at GTA.

Gov. Kemp Announces Opening of Semperit Industrial Products Americas Headquarters, Manufacturing Facility in Coweta County

Atlanta, GA – Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced that Semperit Industrial Products, an international provider of highly specialized rubber products for customers within the industrial and medical sectors, will expand its presence in Georgia. With the opening of the company’s new Americas headquarters and manufacturing facility in Coweta County, Semperit will have the ability to better serve its customers across both North and South America. The investment volume totals $9 million, and the company plans to create 70 jobs in Newnan, Georgia.

Governor Kemp Appoints New Child Advocate

Atlanta, GA – Today Governor Brian Kemp swore in Jerry Bruce as Georgia's Child Advocate. Mr. Bruce fills the vacancy left by the April 2021 resignation of Rachel Davidson and was selected following the formation and recommendation of a three-member nominating committee.

Gov. Kemp Announces Plug Power Opening Green Manufacturing Plant in Camden County

Atlanta, GA – Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced that Plug Power, a leading global provider of hydrogen solutions, will invest $84 million in opening a green hydrogen fuel production plant in Camden County. Plug Power has deployed more than 40,000 fuel cell systems for e-mobility, delivering efficiency gains, fast fueling, and lower operational costs to their customers, and delivers 40 tons per day of hydrogen fuel to those customers.