Governor Kemp Directs $5.8 Million to Aid Georgia’s Tourism Industry

Atlanta, GA – Governor Brian P. Kemp announced the allocation of $5.8 million in federal coronavirus relief funds to Explore Georgia, the tourism division of the Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD). Kemp shared the news with tourism industry professionals from across the state at the Georgia Governor’s Tourism Conference, an annual industry event. During the event, the Governor applauded the industry’s success and recognized the impact of travel and tourism on the state.

Gov. Kemp Announces Deployment of Over 100 National Guard Personnel to Hospitals

Atlanta, GA – Today, Governor Brian P. Kemp announced the Georgia National Guard, in coordination with the Georgia Emergency Management Agency and the Department of Community Health, will deploy 105 personnel to hospitals throughout the state. These trained medical personnel will assist staff at the following hospitals:

Georgia Unemployment Rate Drops for 15th Straight Month to 3.7% as Jobs Increase

Atlanta, GA - Today, Governor Brian P. Kemp applauded Georgia's unemployment rate dropping for the fifteenth straight month to 3.7 percent for July 2021, down from 4.0 percent in June. The national unemployment rate average is 5.4 percent.

Gov. Kemp Announces Advanced Modular Structures LLC. to Create 200 Jobs, Invest $14 Million in Atlanta

Atlanta, GA – Today Governor Brian P. Kemp announced that Advanced Modular Structures LLC., a modular building enterprise affiliated with Atlanta-based real estate developer The Integral Group, LLC., will create 200 jobs and invest more than $14 million in a new manufacturing facility in unincorporated Fulton County.

Governor Kemp Names New Appointments to Senate Study Committee on Violence Against Health Care Workers

Atlanta, GA – Today Governor Brian P. Kemp announced appointments to the Senate Study Committee on Violence Against Health Care Workers.

Gov. Kemp Announces Vanderlande Industries Expanding in Cobb County, Creating 500 Jobs

Atlanta, GA – Today, Governor Brian P. Kemp announced that global material handling and logistics company Vanderlande Industries Inc. ("Vanderlande") will invest $59 million in expanding their North American headquarters in Cobb County. This expansion will create 500 new jobs in Marietta, bringing the company’s total employment to more than 1,250 people in Georgia.

Gov. Kemp Announces Record-Breaking Jobs and Investment in Georgia

Atlanta, GA – Today, Governor Brian P. Kemp joined the Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) to announce record-setting jobs and investments from economic development projects across the state during fiscal year 2021. Investments increased by 46%, while job creation increased 5% above prior state economic development records.

Gov. Kemp Urges Business Leaders to Help Address Crime at Georgia Chamber Luncheon

Atlanta, GA – Today at the Georgia Chamber of Commerce's Congressional Luncheon, Governor Brian P. Kemp touted Georgia's record economic momentum and urged state and local business leaders to engage on the issue of crime in their communities.

Governor Kemp, Georgia Department of Economic Development Announce Leadership of Electric Mobility and Innovation Initiative

Atlanta, GA – Yesterday, Governor Brian P. Kemp and First Lady Marty Kemp, in conjunction with the Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) held the official launch of the Electric Mobility and Innovation Alliance (EMIA), announcing chairs for each of the five committees.

Gov. Kemp Announces Medical Technology Company Intuitive Expanding in Gwinnett County, Adding Approximately 1,200 Jobs

Atlanta, GA – Today, Governor Brian P. Kemp announced plans by Intuitive, a pioneer in robotic-assisted surgery and a global leader in minimally invasive care, to invest more than $500 million in its current campus in Gwinnett County, creating approximately 1,200 jobs in Peachtree Corners.