Roswell, Georgia is located in Fulton County, in the the northern region of the metro-Atlanta area. Roswell’s location allows close access to state highways, Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport and Downtown Atlanta. The natural beauty along the Chattahoochee River, creative and innovative businesses, and emphasis on historic preservation distinguish Roswell as a very special community. Roswell is a welcoming place, a progressive City with a small-town feel. Roswell is brimming with many of the amenities found in larger cities yet it has retained its charm and friendly atmosphere.
ROSWELL CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU
Visit Roswell promotes Roswell as a destination for visitors, utilizing aggressive advertising and public relation campaigns, sales efforts, and marketing programs to reach the traveling public. Primary funding is derived from a portion of the hotel tax paid by visitors to Roswell. Through the destination marketing program and by growing tourism to Roswell, Visit Roswell generates economic impact that enhances the quality of life for Roswell residents and creates customers for Roswell businesses.
DOWNTOWN DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY
The primary goal of the Downtown Development Authority (DDA) is “to promote business and employment opportunities in the City of Roswell’s central business district. These goals are facilitated by the pursuit and creation of various programs, both public and private, that encourage redevelopment and growth within the district.” Essentially, the DDA is capitalizing on Roswell’s current economic success by recreating and redeveloping many of Roswell’s dilapidated and unproductive areas. This will ensure that Roswell continues to thrive for generations, despite the economic ups and downs.
The mission of Roswell Next is to “To encourage local participation and open dialogue among young professionals, entrepreneurs and visionaries to influence the Social, Civic and Economic growth of Roswell by delivering fresh ideas and initiatives that enhance the value of our city.” This non-profit organization has a vision far beyond networking. The goal is to engage young professionals in the community on every level and encourage innovation and entrepreneurship. Not limited to young professionals exclusively, Roswell Next includes well established professionals and community activists to mentor and support their younger counterparts.
ROSWELL ARTS FUND
The Roswell Arts Fund is an independent 501c3 nonprofit corporation with a strong collaborative relationship with the City of Roswell. The Roswell Arts Fund is a powerful voice and advocate for the arts community, strengthening the scope, quality and diversity of the arts and striving to fully integrate the arts into the social and economic fabric that is uniquely Roswell.
HISTORIC PRESERVATION COMMISSION
RUMC JOB NETWORKING
RUMC Job Networking works in partnership with Roswell Inc, as well as the Rotary Club of Roswell and the North Fulton Chamber of Commerce, to provide guidance and assistance to job seekers in the Roswell/North Fulton area. As the primary advocate for Roswell businesses, we recognize the enormous value of this organization whose sole focus is providing the local workforce with local employment opportunities. This program, held the second and fourth Mondays of each month, is free of charge and open to the public.