It's no secret that in order to have a growing economic development base, the right mix of workers has to be in place to help businesses and industries succeed. But getting that perfect mix in place can be a challenge. Cobb Chamber of Commerce has taken on this challenge with hopes of bringing the right players together to ensure the county's growing businesses have the right talent moving forward through its Cobb Workforce Partnership.
The Institute of Government and the Georgia Department of Economic Development are collaborating to help Georgia regions establish effective workforce development partnerships to address critical talent and training needs.
Richmond Hill City Manager Chris Lovell and city council members John Fesperman Jr., Johnny A. Murphy and Russ Carpenter were all recognized by the Georgia Municipal Association at the GMA Mayors' Day Awards Luncheon Sunday.