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  • 300 Job-Seekers Attend Cherokee Career Expo

    Hosted by the Cherokee Office of Economic Development (COED) and the Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL), the Fourth Annual Cherokee Career Expo connected over 300 job-seekers with 38 of Cherokee County’s leading employers. Attendees were also offered free resume review assistance from Reinhardt University and Chattahoochee Technical College’s Career Services…

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  • One Million Cups – Loves Atlas

    Must Love Coffee

    3 March 2018

    WOODSTOCK, Georgia

    After Wednesday morning’s gathering, 1 Million Cups Cherokee is about 120 cups of coffee into its goal of 1 million! The team behind Loves Atlas took the attendees on a journey to find love with a matchmaking service for singles…

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  • 4th Annual Cherokee Career Expo

    The Cherokee Office of Economic Development (COED), in partnership with the Georgia Department of Labor, will host the fourth annual Cherokee Career Expo on Wednesday, March 14, 2018. The event will be held from 2:00 – 6:00 p.m. at the Northside Cherokee Conference Center, located at 1130 Bluffs Parkway, Canton,…

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  • 1 Million Cups Cherokee Launch was a huge hit!

    On a very rainy Wednesday, event goers gathered together for a fresh cup of coffee and an opportunity to support Cherokee entrepreneurs.

    1 Million Cups Cherokee, an initiative under Fresh Start Cherokee, celebrated its inaugural event at The Circuit, a coworking space at the Woodstock campus of Chattahoochee Technical College.…

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  • 2018 Cherokee County Career Expo Registration Form

    Register your business for the upcoming Cherokee County Career Expo.

    For additional information or questions, Contact Shawna Mercer at 770-345-0600

    Deadline to register is March 8, 2018.

    2018 Cherokee County Registration Form


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  • Cherokee County Launches 1 Million Cups – Updated


    Cherokee County Launches 1 Million Cups

    to Educate, Connect Local Entrepreneurs


    Free, bi-weekly program developed by the Kauffman Foundation
    helps build startup communities nationwide


    WOODSTOCK, Georgia, January 18, 2018

    Cherokee County…

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  • Woodstock Furniture Outlet Expands to Cherokee 75 Corporate Park

    Cherokee County, GA (August 16, 2017) – Woodstock Furniture Outlet (WFO), a longtime Cherokee company, has announced an expansion in Cherokee 75 Corporate Park. “We are thankful to everyone with the Cherokee Office of Economic Development and United Community Bank for helping make our much-needed expansion possible. Our new headquarters…

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  • The Lunch Circuit, an exclusive event for entrepreneurs


    The Lunch Circuit, an exclusive event for entrepreneurs


    Woodstock, GA –Fresh Start Cherokee, an entrepreneurship initiative of the Cherokee Office of Economic Development (COED), has launched their first program, The Lunch Circuit. This program is an exclusive lunch designed to gather local entrepreneurs around food, community and stories…

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  • Join the Cherokee Office of Economic Development Team!

    Cherokee Office of Economic Development Position Announcement Title:  Marketing & Communications Specialist Location: Woodstock, GA


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  • Investments in Cherokee 75 Corporate Corridor Continue to Surge

    Vanderlande, a Dutch based company, celebrated its grand opening into a new state-of-the-art facility in the Cherokee 75 Corridor last week. Vanderlande is a global market leader for logistic process automation at airports and in the parcel market. Combining manufacturing and distribution in this facility will aid in speed to market…

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  • LIVE, WORK, PLAY in Cherokee! Your Guide to 4th of July fun in Cherokee County

    4th of July Fun In Cherokee County

    The Outlet Shoppes of Atlanta- Woodstock, GA

    Saturday 7.1.2017

    12 PM – 4 PM

    Join us for our 4th of July kickoff event on Saturday, July 1 Noon – 4pm!
    – Power 96.1 and Star 94.1 on-site
    – $1000…

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  • The Circuit Opens for Membership

    Woodstock, GA – The Circuit, Cherokee’s first coworking space, officially welcomed Blackairplane and Affordable College as the first members of the space as of mid-May.  In addition to its new members, a formal process and program for membership has also been launched.

    Blackairplane, a leader in UX focused design and…

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