Target Sectors

Advanced Manufacturing

Cherokee County is home to some of the world’s leading advanced manufacturing and aerospace companies, such as Universal Alloy Corporation. Universal Alloy Corporation, a winner since 2006 of the Supplier of the Year Award as awarded by Gulfstream. Read More.

Customer Service/Technical Support Center

This Sector is made up of a plethora of components, encompassing occupations that interact with customers and are a part of an organizations overall CRM (customer relationship management).

Film

Cherokee County is a certified ‘Camera Ready’ designated community through the state’s economic development office. The abundance of unique locations along with ease in permitting makes Cherokee County a great place to film. Please contact the Cherokee Office of Economic Development to coordinate your next project, assistance in site location, and the permitting process. Read More.

Financial Services

This sector covers a broad range of businesses and organizations that provide economic services. These include banks, credit unions, insurance providers, accounting services, investments services, among many others. Read More.

Healthcare

The Northside Hospital-Cherokee hospital relocation is underway. The new facility will be located near I-575, at the Ga. Hwy. 20 exit, near the Canton Marketplace development – less than three miles from its current location. The project has a 2016 expected opening date. Development and construction, as well as operation of the new facility means hundreds of new jobs in Cherokee County. Read More.

Information Technology

ProLogic ITS is known across the country as an end-to-end solution provider who is mainly focused in Client Systems and Professional Services.  The company hired their first six employees in January of 2014. They has seen a 400% increase in job creation and  is expected to reach 500% by the end of 2014. Prologic has expanded their operation and is located in Majestic Realty’s Cherokee Commerce Center located in SW Cherokee. Read More.

Regional HQ

Meet Sean Belnick, Founder and CEO of BizChair, the nation’s leading online office furniture retailer. And a perfect example of success in Cherokee County. Since founding his business in 2001, Bizchair has earned Sean a spot in the Top 30 Entrepreneurs Under 30 by inc.com and been nationally recognized and awarded as a top online retailer. BizChair expanded their award winning building an additional 149,000 square feet. The building now totals 472,000 square feet. They have also acquired more space within the Canton-Cherokee Business and Industrial Park. Read More.

Small Business

There’s only one thing that may top the excitement of a large company moving into Cherokee County, witnessing small businesses become big ones. Cherokee County enables small businesses to thrive with tools necessary for growth. Whether it is networking opportunities, serving as a resource for steps needed to start your business, or helping market your company, we are here in partnership with the Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce to assist in any way possible. Read More.