LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) Gwinnett Technical College is launching a logistics management concentration in hopes of supporting the industry, which has a major presence in the region. <br />
School officials say they will launch a two-semester logistic management concentration on Aug. 20 and final applications for the program are due July 31. <br />
School officials say logistics is the business of moving goods and services between manufacturers, retailers and consumers in fast, reliable ways. <br />
Officials say the concentration is focused on young newcomers and working professionals and classes will be offered in the evening. <br />
Some of the courses are expected to cover several subject areas including business logistics, materials management, purchasing and more.
This small city in northeast Hall County (estimated 2013 population of 2,847) wants to be ready for what’s coming; the Economic Development Council, an extension of the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce wants to help them reach that point. Some fence-mending, however, might first be needed.
The Hall County SPLOST VII Citizens’ Review Committee met for the second time Monday afternoon at the Hall County Government Center, elected leaders and immediately began sharing their visions of the committee’s objectives.