Articles about Investment

Boston Consulting Group Bringing 200 Jobs to Atlanta

Gov. Nathan DealĀ and Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed announced The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), a global management and consulting firm, will create more than 200 jobs and invest $9.2 million in a new regional support center in Atlanta. The new jobs will include highly skilled positions in creative visual services, finance, client and business support, legal… Read more

Mayor Kasim Reed Announces Closing of Sale of Underground Atlanta

Mayor Kasim Reed announced on March 31, 2017 the closing of the sale of Underground Atlanta to WRS, Inc. for $34.6 million. WRS, Inc., a real estate investment company based in Charleston, South Carolina, will redevelop the 12-acre site into a live-work-shop community with retail, hospitality, entertainment and residential space. The sale will result in… Read more

Invest Atlanta Helps Cristo Rey Serve More Students

Atlanta Emerging Markets, Inc., Invest Atlanta's certified Community Development Entity, has closed an $11 million New Markets Tax Credits transaction that will allow Cristo Rey Atlanta to complete the renovations of their new high school building in Downtown Atlanta. The Cristo Rey network serves students of limited means, most whom are Hispanic or African-American, and… Read more