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Roswell Restaurant Week Returns on January 20

2020-01-31T14:03:16-05:00December 4th, 2019|News|

Roswell Restaurant Week returns to celebrate the city’s finest culinary experiences from January 20-29, 2020. For the sixth consecutive year, Roswell Restaurant Week will be presented by Roswell Inc, the economic and business development organization for the City of Roswell. Roswell Restaurant Week is the largest restaurant week event [...]

Retail Study Updated September 2019

2019-12-27T12:44:59-05:00September 25th, 2019|News|

On September 23, our retail study partner, NextSite, attended the city's Mayor and Council Work Session to provide updated key findings on the shopping patterns and consumer behavior within the city's six retail corridors, which included a look at demographics, favorite places, length of stay, numbers of visits, along with a discussion on national retail [...]

Hospitality Career Expo 2019 Photo Gallery

2019-12-27T12:47:56-05:00September 12th, 2019|News|

Last month, we hosted the city’s first ever Hospitality Career Expo, where Roswell restaurants, breweries and hotels connected with job seekers from around the Metro Atlanta region. Since the event, several businesses have expanded their workforce through connections made during the expo.

Roswell Business Leaders Win GNFCC Awards

2019-12-27T12:54:05-05:00September 12th, 2019|News|

Several Roswell business owners and local leaders were recognized during the 2019 awards program through the Greater North Fulton Chamber. We are proud of the positive impact these individuals have had on the community. Congratulations, everyone! 2019 Small Business Person of the Year - Brian Martin, Righteous Guitars In 2015, [...]

Summer Sippin’ 2019 Winners Announced

2020-01-15T11:52:59-05:00August 2nd, 2019|News|

After two months of sippin’ in Roswell, the wait is finally over, and the 2019 “Best Sip in Roswell” winners are—The Whiskey Project’s “Me So Honey” in the alcoholic category and Scooter’s “Peanut Butter Mocha Caramelicious ” in the non-alcoholic category. During the event, which ran from June 1 through [...]

New Career Expo Series Kicks Off With Hospitality

2020-01-15T14:00:35-05:00July 18th, 2019|News|

In partnership with the Georgia Department of Labor, we will host the first-ever Roswell Hospitality Career Expo sponsored by Gas South at the Holiday Inn (909 Holcomb Bridge Road)  on Wednesday, August 21 from 1:00 - 5:00 p.m. The first in a series of career expos, this event will [...]

SCORE Partnership Brings Mentorship to Roswell

2020-01-15T14:03:31-05:00July 18th, 2019|News|

We're thrilled to announce that we recently entered into a partnership with the North Metro Atlanta chapter of SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives), a national non-profit and partner organization of the US Small Business Administration that focuses on providing mentorship and resources to established and aspiring business owners. [...]

Veterans Business Expo 2019 Photo Gallery

2020-01-15T14:43:52-05:00May 9th, 2019|News|

Last month, we hosted the first ever Veteran Business Expo of Georgia in partnership with the National Veteran Supplier Diversity Coalition, a Roswell-based nonprofit. Nearly 200 veteran businesses attended and got to connect with 30 corporate purchasing professionals from companies like Lockheed Martin, Southern Company, and Synovus. Learn more at [...]

Summer Sippin’ Roswell Returns on June 1

2020-01-15T15:05:40-05:00May 1st, 2019|News|

Summer Sippin’ Roswell returns to celebrate the creative craft beverage-making skills of Roswell restaurants, cafés, breweries, and coffee shops from June 1 to July 31, 2019. This year’s competition includes 46 participants from around the city, all of which have created and will launch a unique alcoholic or non-alcoholic specialty [...]

Canton Place Development Partners with Mainsail

2020-01-15T15:02:49-05:00April 12th, 2019|News|

Canton Place Development LLC recently announced its partnership with Mainsail Lodging & Development LLC as co-developer for Historic Roswell’s new 125-room boutique hotel. Specializing in creating luxury hotel projects as distinctive as their locales, Mainsail is well known for its concepting, vision and innovative design. The Tampa-based hospitality company’s regional [...]

5/4 Meadery to Join Roswell’s Craft Beverage Industry

2020-01-11T10:39:14-05:00April 9th, 2019|News|

5/4 Meadery is set to become the newest addition to Roswell’s growing craft beverage industry since signing an 1,800-square-foot lease at 23B Oak Street in Roswell, Georgia. Once open, the meadery will manufacture and sell a variety of unfiltered, still to sparkling meads and ciders with dry, semi-sweet, or sweet [...]

Roswell to Host First Ever Veteran Business Expo of Georgia

2020-01-11T10:44:36-05:00March 11th, 2019|News|

The National Veteran Supplier Diversity Coalition, in partnership with Roswell Inc, will host the first ever Veteran Business Expo of Georgia at the Country Club of Roswell on Tuesday, April 30. This one-day event will bring together veteran-owned business owners and entrepreneurs and corporate purchasing professionals for a reverse tradeshow [...]

State of the City 2019

2020-01-11T10:51:49-05:00February 8th, 2019|News|

Last month, we hosted our annual State of the City event at The Country Club of Roswell. More than 300 business, civic, and elected leaders from both Roswell and around the region attended to hear an update on economic development in Roswell, a look back at 2018, and a [...]

Roswell Inc Annual Report 2018

2020-01-11T10:56:27-05:00February 4th, 2019|News|

We are proud to share our 2018 Annual Report, which provides an overview of the work and impact that our organization has on the community.  This year’s report is filled with success stories of the work we’ve done together to help foster a robust and healthy economic climate in Roswell. [...]

McKesson Brings More Than 500 Jobs to Roswell

2018-12-19T15:16:08-05:00December 19th, 2018|News|

McKesson Corporation, a global leader in healthcare supply chain management solutions, retail pharmacy, and healthcare information technology, will be moving its Atlanta Hub to Roswell, Georgia in 2019. This move will relocate existing employees from the company’s current office in Alpharetta bringing more than 500 high-quality jobs to the city [...]

Brixmor Ribbon Cutting Celebration

2018-10-08T18:52:53-04:00October 8th, 2018|News|

Earlier in 2018, we announced that Brixmor Property Group, one of country’s largest commercial retail leasing providers, relocated its regional office from Alpharetta to Roswell, bringing 50 jobs to the city. Brixmor owns the retail center Holcomb Bridge Crossing. The company rightsized the center’s anchor, PGA TOUR Superstore, and [...]

Gypsy Rose Music Coming to Roswell

2018-10-04T13:56:20-04:00October 4th, 2018|News|

A new music venue, Gypsy Rose Music, will soon be coming to Roswell’s historic district. Located at 964 Alpharetta Street, in the building previously occupied by Classy Clutter, the eclectic music hall will host a variety of curated, original, live music and private events. Founder and local resident, Brittany [...]

New Renderings of Downtown Boutique Hotel

2018-09-11T20:21:51-04:00September 11th, 2018|News|

Canton Place Development has released new conceptual renderings and information about the boutique hotel and mixed-use development coming to Roswell's historic district. The $88.2 million investment is projected to be completed in 2020 and will include a 125-room hotel, retail, urban market, restaurants, event space, and office space. Located within [...]

Summer Sippin' 2018 Winners

2018-08-02T15:46:41-04:00August 2nd, 2018|News|

The long-awaited Summer Sippin’ winners for 2018 have finally been decided—The Whiskey Project’s “Rye Tai” in the alcoholic category and Sublime Tree’s “Tropical Blast” in the non-alcoholic category. During the event, which ran from June 1 through July 31, the 40 participating restaurants all featured a unique summer-inspired specialty drink [...]