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.
More than 20 employers have signed up to participate in the North Georgia Regional Career Expo in Blairsville Tuesday. The job fair will be held from 2-6 p.m. on the Blairsville campus of North Georgia Technical College.