Articles about Midtown

Two BRE Clients Open Office Expansions in the City of Atlanta

The Invest Atlanta Business Retention and Expansion (BRE) team saw two clients—GCI Graphics and Salesloft—open their brand-new office spaces in September. On Thursday, September 28, GCI Graphics cut the ribbon on their new 40,000 square-foot, state-of-the-art production facility in Atlanta Industrial Park. The additional room will provide the 25-year-old company with the ability to add… Read more

Much-Needed Upgrades Coming to Midtown’s Colony Square

North American Properties is set to transform Colony Square, which sits in the heart of Midtown Atlanta at Peachtree and 14th Streets, into a vibrant mixed-use development. And under Mayor Reed’s leadership, the Invest Atlanta Board of Directors passed an inducement resolution to provide up to $160 million in bond financing for the project. “What… Read more

Executive Corner: GPTC’s Preisinger On the Emory Proton Therapy Center

Ashley Preisinger, President of the Georgia Proton Treatment Center, recently visited Invest Atlanta's Executive Corner to discuss the benefits of proton therapy treatment, why they chose to build a facility in Midtown Atlanta, and how Invest Atlanta and the City of Atlanta have supported this effort. Take a look: In July, the Emory Proton Therapy Center's… Read more

Cyclotron Arrival a Major Step Forward for Emory Proton Therapy Center

The Emory Proton Therapy Center's cyclotron, nicknamed "Jocelyn," was loaded into the facility in front of dozens of onlookers on Thursday, July 13. Once operational, the Center will provide targeted cancer treatment to around 1,700 patients annually. “The most profound thing about today’s event is the tremendous capacity that this cyclotron has for saving lives and… Read more

Boston Consulting Group Bringing 200 Jobs to Atlanta

Gov. Nathan Deal and Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed announced The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), a global management 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 and… Read more

Equifax Opens New Office in Midtown

Equifax, a global FinTech leader, unveiled of its new office space at One Atlantic Center with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday, May 10. Invest Atlanta supported this project through an $325,000 Economic Opportunity Fund grant, which the board approved in May of last year. In attendance at the opening were Mayor Kasim Reed Invest Atlanta… Read more

I-85 Business Resource Event Supports Area Businesses

Invest Atlanta and more than a dozen participating organizations hosted the I-85 Small Business Resource Event on Tuesday, May 9 at the Peachtree Hills Recreation Center. At the event, businesses affected by the closure could meet with local service providers offering technical assistance, small and medium-sized business lending, consulting services, and more. “On behalf of… Read more

Executive Corner: Portman CEO Ambrish Baisiwala on Coda’s Impact

Portman CEO Ambrish Baisiwala recently visited Invest Atlanta’s Executive Corner to discuss how his company's Coda project will strengthen Atlanta’s position as a global technology hub, foster new collaboration between those in private industry and academic research, and attract new talent to the city. “[Coda] will establish Atlanta as the place for collaborative research,” he said. Baisiwala also… Read more

Equifax expansion will bring 650 jobs to Midtown

Atlanta-based Equifax, the credit reporting and financial technology giant that is a global leader in consumer, commercial and workforce information solutions, will make a $17-million investment expansion into offices at One Atlantic Center, in Midtown, bringing 650 jobs into the city. The move into a 100,000-square foot space in the iconic, 50-story skyscraper at the… Read more