March 2019
Economic Development Newsletter
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Thank you for viewing the latest edition of the Dalton-Whitfield Economic Development Newsletter. We hope this helps you locate the resources you need to develop and strengthen your small business. Please do not hesitate reaching out to us should you need anything!
Hanwha Q CELLS Dalton Facility Is Complete
Hanwha Q CELLS announces completion of 1.7-GW panel assembly facility in Dalton, Georgia.   The facility is the largest of its kind in the Western Hemisphere with an annual module production capacity of 1.7 GW. The first delivery of Q.PEAK DUO L-G5 modules was recently executed after the Georgia factory commenced production on Feb. 1. A formal grand-opening ceremony will commence at a later date.

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Congratulations David Renz!
Congratulations are in order for JDA Board Member David Renz for being selected by Governor Kemp to the Georgians First Commission!

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Forbes Best Employers for Diversity
Congratulations to our local employers Engineered Floors and Shaw Industries for making the 2019 Forbes Best Employers for Diversity list

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One Whitfield
Whitfield County Schools strives to provide our students with the best possible opportunities by partnering with local industry and is proud to contribute to the workforce development in Dalton through the Advanced Manufacturing and Business Academy (AMBA). Check out the video to learn more about our industry partnerships and the AMBA program.

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Board of Directors

Kevin Harris, Chairman
Bill Davies, Vice Chair
Frank Robertson, Secretary
David Jolly
Bob Kinard
Sara "Skeeter" Pierce
David Renz    
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