Cherokee Office of Economic Development

Cherokee by Choice.

Cherokee By Choice 2.0 - A Launching Pad for the future

A bold, five-year plan that guides Cherokee's economic development strategy and lifestyle brand forward.

Fresh Start Cherokee
Fresh Start Cherokee

Learn more about our Fresh Start Cherokee initiative and how we're creating a culture of entrepreneurship in Cherokee.

Filmed in Cherokee Mobile App

The Filmed in Cherokee App offers an interactive experience that takes users on a behind-the-scenes tour of fan-favorite film locations. The app features on-set photos, insider stories, and fun facts on why each location was selected.

Be Pro Be Proud
Be Pro Be Proud Georgia

Be Pro Be Proud Georgia is bringing a new generation of pride and progress to the skilled professions - in Cherokee, metro Atlanta, and beyond.

Fresh Start Mornings

Fresh Start Mornings are free events open to the public.

Presentations come in two formats: educational panel discussions geared toward startups or entrepreneurs presenting their business and seeking crowd-sourced feedback.

nav mentoring service

Learn more about the free North Atlanta Venture Mentoring Service, principled and trained by the MIT Venture Mentoring Service program, established here in Cherokee.

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  • Cherokee County is one of the fastest growing counties in the Atlanta region
  • Cherokee Office of Economic Development has recruited 2,175 new jobs in the past five years for Cherokee County
  • Cherokee County has almost $470 million n capital investment within the past 5 years
  • Cherokee County has 161 local Properties to film your next series of movie
  • Cherokee County has the top 10% of SAT Scores in Georgia
  • Cherokee County has 1.9 million labor shed population within 35 miles

Lead Investors

  • Yanmar
  • Cherokee County
  • Cherokee County Development Authority
  • Georgia Power
  • Cherokee County Water and Sewage Authority
  • Cobb EMC
  • Black Airplane

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Cherokee Regional Airport & Soaring Aviation Industry: the Sky’s the Limit

It’s Aviation History Month! Beyond the filming of Tom Cruise’s airborne action-movie American Made in Ball Ground, Cherokee plays a large part in real-world aviation with a booming aerospace manufacturing industry and the expanding Cherokee Regional Airport. The Cherokee Regional Airport, just south of the City of Ball…
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