On the 23rd of January 2020, the Camden County Joint [...]
James Coughlin, Camden County Joint Development Authority’s Executive Director, and Alyce Thornhill from the Georgia Department of Economic Development for Region 12 have both been announced as members of the 2019 Leadership Southeast Georgia Economic Board of Directors.
Camden County has been selected as a finalist for a satellite manufacturer seeking to construct a production facility near a spaceport and with convenient access to other spaceport facilities in the eastern U.S.. The company referred to as Project Orbit would bring 100 jobs with an average salary of $85,000 / year. The Joint Development Authority and county officials are working to close the deal with this company while also in negotiations with other manufacturers and space operators.