2017 GEDA Spring Workshop

Last week, GEDA, hosted their 2017 Spring Workshop at Legacy Lodge on Lake Lanier Island. We joined Economic Developers from all over Georgia for great panel discussions, awards ceremonies, dinners, and more.

Reverse Mentoring Panel
Williams & Associates Business Development Director, Scott Poag, participated in a panel discussing reverse mentoring. He made a fascinating presentation about the different generations that are now working together and learning from each other.

Georgia Ready for Accelerated Development (GRAD)

Justin Greer, of Williams and Associates, and Charles Lee, of Washington County, received a GRAD award for The Fall Line Industrial Park West site in Washington County.
Fall Line Industrial Park West is located on Deepstep Road west of the existing industrial park at the intersection of Deepstep Road and Yank Brown Road. The site contains over 122 acres and is both truck and rail-served.

Dinner on Deck
On Wednesday night, Williams & Associates and Jackson EMC hosted a dinner aboard The Blue Moon on Lake Lanier. 75 people joined us for dinner, drinks, and mingling. We all had a great time catching up with old friends and making new ones.

Reverse Mentoring Panel