Georgia Department of Economic Development Overview
Economic Development Agency
Georgia Department of Economic Development General Information
Georgia Centers for Innovation is an economic development agency based in Atlanta, Georgia. Established in 1997, GDEcD is the state's sales and marketing arm, the lead agency for attracting new business investment, encouraging the expansion of existing industry and small businesses, aligning workforce education and training with in-demand jobs, locating new markets for Georgia products, attracting tourists to Georgia, and promoting the state as a destination for arts and location for film, music and digital entertainment projects, as well as planning and mobilizing state resources for economic development. The assets are managed by its executive management team.