AEDC Helps Athens Move Forward
Feb 29, 2016

If you list the things that will keep a city or area thriving, jobs just might be on top.

Athens Economic Development Executive Director Lisa Denton sees that as a task that requires bringing in new businesses and helping the ones already on hand to keep growing.

The AEDC has projects underway to achieve both goals.

Athens Industrial Park Expanding, bringing more jobs to city
Feb 28, 2016

You may not notice while going about your everyday routine, but some pretty ambitious companies are doing business in Athens. At the forefront are manufacturers that have sprung up over the past few years in the Athens Industrial Park.

Athens Company an Award-Winning Roller Coaster Developer
Feb 26, 2016

The fascination of climbing walls, roller coasters and trams at amusement parks has propelled Extreme Engineering to one of the top businesses in the area since 2012.

AEDC Approves contract with CP Homes
Nov 17, 2015

The Athens Economic Development Corporation Board approved the contract on Tuesday with CP Homes which is building an assisted living facility on Wood Street behind Walgreen's Pharmacy.

In October, the board voted to allocate $6,500 to install gas line service to the location. The incentive package was approved by the Athens City Council on Oct. 26.

Steritec Partners with "Integral" AEDC
Sep 16, 2015

Steritec partners with ‘integral’ AEDC

By Toni Garrard Clay Special to the Review Athens Daily Review

Charles Jenkins’ business, Steritec, was the very first to be located in the Athens Industrial Park.