Our Services
Traditional Economic Development

Economic Development Marketing and Attraction

Business Retention and Expansion

Real Estate Development

Neighborhood Economic Development

Workforce Development

Disaster Recovery

Foreign Direct Investment and Exporting

Examples include:

  • Assisting Tier 2-3 German and Swiss suppliers for BMW successfully locate in South Carolina resulting in over 900 jobs
  • Working directly with the American Transaction Processors Association to build the business cases to grow WorldPay, NCR and InComm’s presence in the City of Atlanta resulting in over 590 jobs
  • Working with local suburban community to convert 12.3 acres of brownfield into youth recreation facilities that would bring 200k visitors to a distressed downtown retail district
  • Providing ongoing research and analysis for GSU to create a statistical model to predict low-income housing displacement by large, multi-stage government projects like the Atlanta BeltLine (2017 Research Paper of the Year)
  • Providing critical research and support for creating Georgia’s FinTech Academy to address a local shortage of 10k in qualified workers for a growth constrained Transaction Alley
  • Assisting Georgia State University create benchmark research and financial recommendations for post-crisis Puerto Rico including targets for right-sizing healthcare and education institutions and reversing the Caribbean “Brain Drain” model
  • Working with the USTDA to open markets in Sub-Sahara Africa for US suppliers of equipment and software for power transmission and distribution