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Georgia's 3rd Quarter 2022 Growth

Check out our third quarter announcements and expansions

“Two years ago, we made a commitment to expand and create a modern and diverse tech workforce. We knew this would mean hiring hundreds of new colleagues. As we looked at cities across the globe, Atlanta had a magical mix of both diversity and a large pool of tech talent from nearby universities, including four historically Black colleges and universities.”

Steve Reis, a senior partner who led the McKinsey & Co Atlanta office for four years

+4,300

Jobs created in 3rd quarter

$1.6

Billion dollars in capital investment

Two-thirds of job creation this quarter were in the non-manufacturing sector due largely to Transportation Insight moving their headquarters from Charlotte to Dunwoody, retaining 900 jobs currently in Georgia and adding 300 new jobs. McKinsey & Co has also continued their commitment to the state with their announced Technology and Innovation Hub joining their Digital Capability Center in Atlanta. Below is a list of companies who located or expanded in Georgia this quarter.

Companies Creating 50+ Jobs in Georgia

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Aerospace Industry

Anduril Industries– 180 jobs – Atlanta

Electric Transportation Industry

Denkai America– 250 jobs – Augusta

Food Processing Industry

80 Acres Farms – 150 jobs – Covington

AFB International – 100 jobs – Columbus

Bright Farms – 300 jobs – Macon

Headquarters and Information Technology

McKinsey & Company (technology & innovation hub) – 700 jobs – Atlanta

Transportation Insight (headquarters) – 1,200 jobs – Dunwoody

Life Sciences

Gerresheimer – 200 jobs – Peachtree City

Warehousing & Distribution

Agile Cold Storage – 175 jobs – Macon

Other Top Industries

Duluth Trading – 300 jobs – Adairsville

Dumaplast – 100 jobs – Canton

GAF Materials – 135 jobs – Valdosta

Profile Products (agriscience technology) – 80 jobs – Monticello

YKK AP – 350 jobs – Macon


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“The response from the community has been amazing. They have welcomed Profile with open arms and we look forward to being a contributing member of the community. Giving back where our team members live, work, and play is core to Profile’s company values.” “Georgia offers a great workforce that embraces an aspiration to improve our environment. The world is asking for sustainable technologies. We’re building them...We’re building them right here in Jasper County!”

Jamal Diallo, Profile Products Plant Manager at the Jasper County facility and Profile Products CEO, Jim Tanner

“We’re proud to continue to be an active part of Atlanta’s growing technology & defense community. Atlanta has a highly skilled and educated workforce in aerospace, engineering, and robotics. By growing our presence in Georgia, we’ll be able to continue to attract world class talent who will support our mission to transform defense capabilities for the US and our allies.”

Matt Grimm, Chief Operating Officer of Anduril