03 May 2023
Grants & Funding Opportunities | May 2023
This month, ECG’s Office of Economic & Community Development has put together grants and funding opportunities to assist communities in obtaining essential resources for advancing existing industries and attracting new businesses. Below are some funding options that may be relevant to your specific needs. Our highlighted offering is from the USDA Housing Preservation Grants.
05 Apr 2023
Grants & Funding Opportunities | April 2023
The grants and funding opportunities assembled this month by ECG’s Office of Economic & Community Development are aimed at helping our communities with necessary resources crucial for growing existing industries and recruiting new businesses. Here are funding opportunities that may be relevant to your needs. Our highlighted offering is from Georgia’s Department of Community Affairs.
03 Apr 2023
Georgia Retail Update: Brick & Mortar Is Still Alive!
Discount/Dollar and Off-price retailers announced the most store openings
As has been the case for some time, opening announcements were concentrated in the discount/dollar and off-price sectors, which have historically done well in good and bad economic times and have been less affected by online competition than other areas of retail.
21 Mar 2023
Right on Target: Daryl Ingram Leads Firearms Industry Panel Discussion at GEDA
Daryl Ingram, our SVP & CEO, moderated the panel discussion on Georgia’s Firearms Industry at GEDA’s Monthly luncheon. He spoke with Paul Lemke, CEO of Norma Precision, Bret Vorhees, President & CEO of Taurus Holdings & Trevor Santos, Director of Government Relations-State Affairs for NSSF.
15 Mar 2023
Scott Berta Joins ECG as Manager of Industrial Development
ECG’s Office of Economic and Community Development is excited to announce that Scott Berta has been named Manager of Industrial Development. With his experience in economic development and business, we are confident that he will bring fresh ideas and perspectives to help grow Georgia and support our member communities.