ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT NEWSLETTER                               June 2016

Dalton State College Approves Bachelor's Degree In Communications
The Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia approved Dalton State College's application to offer a bachelor of arts degree in communication, bringing to 22 the number of four-year degrees offered by the College.   The new program is effective fall 2016.  

To read more click here.
2016 Business Expo
The Greater Dalton Chamber of Commerce 2016 Business Expo at the Dalton Convention Center was a huge success with more than 700 visitors! 

Click here to visit their Facebook page .
Camp DEM
Design, Engineering and Manufacturing Camp (Camp DEM) is a summer camp designed to give students the opportunity to learn about design, engineering, fabrication, carpet design, career exploration, robotics and electronics.

The cost of camp is totally underwritten by industry and is free to students.  The sixth camp just wrapped up earlier this month and a seventh camp is anticipated in June 2017.  This year there were 117 middle school students that attended the camp.
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DSC Bachelor's Degree
2016 Business Expo
Camp DEM
Economic Indicators
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Grow Greater Dalton 2.0 Investors
Angela Moss Gordy
Barrett Properties
Bartley, Thomas
Blackman, Bill & Linda
Brown Industries
Bryman's Plaza
City of Dalton
Coldwell Banker Kinard Realty
Community & Southern Bank
Community Foundation of Northwest Georgia
Dalton Box
Dorsett Industries
Engineered Floors
Fox Systems, Inc.
Georgia Power Company
h2b creative
Hamilton Health Care System
Hawkins, Dr. Jim
Hoenig, Elichai
Hubbs, Bob
J+J Flooring Group
Laughter & Jones Financial Management
Lyle Industries
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McCamy, Phillips, 
Tuggle & Fordham, LLP
Minor, Bell & Neal
Morehouse Group
North Georgia Electric Membership Corporation
Oakwood Cafe
Shaw Industries
Suggs, Melanie
Watkins Jr., Jerry
Weaver, Bill
Whitfield County
Winter & Scoggins
100 S. Hamilton Street
Dalton, GA 30720