ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT NEWSLETTER                                 September 2017

Dalton's "On the Move!"
Check out our spotlight in the September edition of Georgia Trend magazine:

"Take a ride up Interstate 75 into Northwest Georgia, and you'll find a community deciding how to transform itself for prosperity. 

"We've got a lot of things happening from a commercial and retail standpoint," says Carl Campbell, vice president of economic development at the Greater Dalton Chamber of Commerce and executive director of the Dalton-Whitfield County Joint Development Authority."

Dalton Ranked By Forbes
Dalton ranks #90 on Forbes 'Best Places to Live On a $100,000 salary.'

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Chamber Classic Golf Tournament 
The golf tournament is this month and you don't want to miss out! Contact Beth Morrison at The Greater Dalton Chamber of Commerce to register. 
(706) 712-0949
House Rural Development Council Learns How Industry & Schools Are Developing Workforce of the Future
Brian Cooksey, director of operations training and development at Shaw Industries, briefed council members on how in Whitfield County representatives of industry, the local school systems, Dalton State College and Georgia Northwestern Technical College are working together to provide students with the skills that industry needs.

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Latest Economic Indicators for Whitfield County


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Did You Know?
GA ranks #2 in the top states for business in the US and has the best economy in the nation.


(CNBC, 7/17)
Quick Links
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
Marketing Alliance Grou p
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