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Today GeorgiaForward announced the addition of five new members to its Board of Directors: Carrie Barnes, Tippi Burch, Justice Britt Grant, Cole Posey and Kenita Williams. The non-profit, non-partisan organization, founded in 2010 to bring together business, political, academic and civil leaders to strengthen and improve Georgia, currently has thirteen members on their board and…
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The 2018 Young Gamechangers are busy working on their “challenge questions” for Albany-Dougherty County. Over the course of eight months, these fifty young professionals will research, brainstorm, think BIG, and think BIGGER to develop creative solutions to these four challenge questions. Stay tuned as they get creative to come up with solutions that work with…
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Due to snow and ice creating hazardous driving conditions on roadways across Georgia today and the temperature not anticipated to rise above freezing in many parts of the state until around lunchtime tomorrow we are rescheduling the opening session of the Young Gamechangers project in Albany. Since many Young Gamechangers are coming to Albany from all…
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The work of GeorgiaForward would not be possible without the support of organizations, companies, and individuals that believe in ONE Georgia. Through their dollars and services we are able to strengthen communities, unite our state and create a talent pipeline within Georgia. Thank you to the 2018 Young Gamechangers’ Sponsors Commerce Club Foundation Central Atlanta…
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Atlanta, GA — Some people start a diet or new hobby at the beginning of the year, but 50 of the state’s brightest young professionals will celebrate the beginning of 2018 by kicking off an ambitious new project in Albany, GA. As part of the Young Gamechangers program they’ll research the area’s industries, explore historical…
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We look forward to welcoming the 2018 Young Gamechangers at the Meet & Greet at Rigby’s Entertainment Complex on Thursday, January 11, 2018 from 5 until 7 pm. Incoming class members, alumni, sponsors and partners are all invited to join us! RSVP here.  Thank you to our sponsors: Georgia Power Houston County Development Authority National…
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