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Sunday May 24th, 2015 9:34PM

Ga. call center expected to hire more than 1,000

By The Associated Press
ATLANTA (AP) -- An Atlanta company plans to build a call center in Morrow that's expected to employ more than 1,120 people.<br /> <br /> The new Chime Solutions facility will be located at the former JCPenney building at the Southlake Mall about 15 miles south of downtown Atlanta. Positions include executive, administrative, supervisory and customer service roles, and company officials say hiring already has begun.<br /> <br /> Clayton County Commission Chairman Jeff Turner says the move is one of the largest corporate announcements in his county's history.<br /> <br /> Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal says he's pleased that the state's communications services industry continues to grow.
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