Arts & smarts 9.21.2010

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Henry County is rich in artscentric/creative spirit and business. A great place needs this kind of community. It's no wonder that Henry County is one of the best places to live in the US!

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Arts & smarts 9.21.2010

  1. 1. WELCOME!
  2. 2. Culture is BIG Business Studies made all over North America confirm that creative clusters are growing at twice the rate of traditional economic drivers. Creative businesses, nonprofit cultural organizations and self-employed artists have a significant economic impact in their communities.
  3. 3. Employees of Georgia-based Businesses Delta Air Lines employs approx 75,000 people worldwide Americans for the Arts estimates 19,922 Arts-Related Businesses in Georgia employ 89,684 people The Coca-Cola Company employs 92,400 associates worldwide
  4. 4. <ul><li>NEA Chairman Rocco Landesman says: There are three elements a community needs to succeed in making the arts an area’s economic engine: * A tradition of artistic engagement * A strong private-sector commitment * A local political structure that understands the importance of the arts as an economic force </li></ul>
  5. 5. Artscentric Groups: Henry Arts Alliance Visual Artists Collective of Henry County McDonough Arts Council Henry Players Henry Singers Heritage Writers Group Atlanta Festival Ballet Southern Crescent Youth Orchestra
  6. 6. Southern Belle Farm 1658 Turner Church Rd McDonough Georgia 770/288-2582 http://www.SouthernBelleFarm.com http://www.facebook.com/pages/McDonough-GA/Southern-Belle-Farm/126235314866
  7. 20. Noah’s Ark Adventure Safari 712 LG-Griffin Road Locust Grove Georgia 770/957-0888 http://www.Noahs-Ark.org http://www.facebook.com/pages/Noahs-Ark-Club-House/314809585078
  8. 23. Noah’s Ark Won a Tourism Award at Henry County’s Toast to Tourism
  9. 24. Fish Where the Fish Are 79% of us are online – 216 MILLION people in the US alone 35 MILLION Tweets are sent per day 8 BILLION hours a day are spent on Facebook worldwide 76% of people online read blogs Your community is your brand champion!
  10. 25. Grow Your Community Online: Website Your Blog Facebook PAGE Twitter LinkedIn YouTube or Vimeo CHANNEL
  11. 26. Tell About Your Business: County Commissioner City Council member Mayor Legislator – Representative & Senator CVB Local & Regional Newspapers Local & Regional Magazines
  12. 27. Camille Ronay, Project Manager [email_address] Georgia Made Georgia Grown, LLC 2090 Shadow Lake Drive Buckhead Georgia 30625 706/342-8225 Ofc – voice/fax 706/473-3198 Cell www.GeorgiaMadeGeorgiaGrown.com www.facebook.com/GeorgiaMadeGeorgiaGrown www.twitter.com/GAMadeGAGrown

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