Relocate a Business

Success happens here for good reasons: Lower costs, higher productivity, a workforce of character and skill, and pro-business communities that open more doors to opportunity. And here in the state that has risen to the top of the nation as a business location, Washington County goes the extra mile for enterprise relocation.

Backed by the powerful resources of Georgia’s Department of Economic Development, the Development Authority of Washington County is ready to work closely with your operational team, providing concierge level service at every step of the relocation process.

Strategic market intelligence and site selection

The DAWC is here to share vital insights about your enterprise future in Washington County with relevant and timely market data as well as community and site tours. Here, your operation moves with momentum and with flexibility, whether that means breaking ground on a GRAD-certified site or a quick closing on a retrofitted facility. Competitive incentivization can include closing cash, while fast-track permitting along with meaningful community introductions and connections get your operation rolling faster and stronger.

Workforce recruitment and training

Assemble a high-performance workforce from a labor base of 79,000+ within 60 minutes and a talent pipeline powered by the expertise and experienced service of Oconee Fall Line Technical College. Whatever your need, whether it’s skills assessment or custom training or other requirement, OFTC can help get your team on the job and your operation ahead of the game.

Support for sustained growth

The DAWC helps your company establish strong roots in Washington County, while also working to assist you in reaching long-term enterprise goals, in productivity, profitability and innovation. Success happens here because the DAWC happens to believe in true and lasting partnerships with business and industry.


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