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Virtual Community Job Fair

If you are a Rockdale County business owner or representative and would like to participate in this Virtual Job Fair please follow this link to register. https://2020virtualjobfair.eventbrite.com/

BioLab Expansion

BioLab broke ground Thursday, July 25, 2020 on a new 275,000-square-foot warehouse distribution expansion in Conyers. The new building is the seventh building for BioLab in Conyers. It is being developed in partnership with Cabot Properties and Republic Property...

Rockdale Technology Center

Work is progressing on Rockdale Technology Park, a project of Ackerman & Co. of Atlanta. The 92 acres on the northern side of Interstate 20 along Dogwood Drive will be developed and will eventually encompass 1 million square feet of industrial/warehouse/distribution space.

INDUSTRY NEWS

We are hosting a webinar on Tuesday April the 28th at 11:00AM.  Topic is federal and state tax incentives.  Do Read more
COVID-19 Emerging Trends Report As of 03.17.20 at 4:00 p.m. The Metro Atlanta Chamber is tracking emerging trends around COVID-19 Read more
On February 3, 2020 Conyers Rockdale Economic Development Council hosted a lunch for Great Southern Wood, Volume Transportation,  HydroExcavators, and Read more

We are a successful place to do business because:

  • We are rich in ideas and talent
  • We attract educated people
  • We have the physical and cultural amenities
  • We have the organizations and the individuals with the ability to learn and adapt
  • We embrace bold partnerships among business, government and non-profit sectors
  • We focus on anticipating needs and providing quick time to complete projects

Georgia's High Demand Career Initiative

In order to meet the increased demands of industry the High Demand Career Initiative (HDCI) allows state partners involved in training Georgia’s future workforce – primarily the University System of Georgia (USG) and the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) – to hear directly from the private sector about what specific needs they have from a workforce perspective.

Advanced Manufacturing & Training

A highly-trained and qualified workforce is key to any successful business. We have a number of advanced manufacturing companies and a qualified workforce capable of operating in these challenging environments. Partnerships with the Technical College System of Georgia Technical Schools and the Quick Start Workforce Training Program provide the workforce you need to succeed.

Current Buildings & Properties Inventory

Rockdale County and the City of Conyers have a wide array of retail, industrial and commercial buildings that are available for immediate purchase or lease. We also have a number of land parcels available for development to meet your unique needs. With a combination of existing spec buildings and available land for development we can provide the development solution you need.

COMMUNITY NEWS

If you are a Rockdale County business owner or representative and would like to participate in this Virtual Job Fair Read more
We are hosting a webinar on Tuesday April the 28th at 11:00AM.  Topic is federal and state tax incentives.  Do Read more
COVID-19 Emerging Trends Report As of 03.17.20 at 4:00 p.m. The Metro Atlanta Chamber is tracking emerging trends around COVID-19 Read more

Award Winning Public School System

Rockdale County provides both residents and businesses within the county with a wide range of educational opportunities. Both public and private schools are available. The Rockdale County Public School System provides children in Rockdale County with a quality public education and supports twenty public schools with over 891 teachers, 13,833 students.