Gwinnett Tech and Georgia Tech Partner to Sponsor Educational Series for Area Manufacturers

September 03, 2014

Gwinnett Tech and Georgia Tech Partner to Sponsor Educational Series for Area Manufacturers
Developing New Business Through Technology, Oct. 2, 11:30 a.m.


Gwinnett Tech and Georgia Tech are partnering to present "Developing New Business Through Technology," a luncheon event in the Manufacturing Growth Education Series.

The event will be held Oct. 2 from 11:30 a.m. -1:30 p.m. at The Busbee Center on the campus of Gwinnett Tech. The cost is $15 and includes lunch, networking, presentation, case study and Q&A. Manufacturing Supply Chain Council Members receive a $5 discount. 

Ed Murphy, strategic business manager at the Georgia Manufacturing Extension Partnership at Georgia Tech, will be the speaker. Murphy specializes in assisting manufacturers develop and implement strategic growth plans and recognize new opportunities for growth.

By attending this meeting, you will:

  1. Discover how to find new technology or leverage existing technology to increase business and serve new markets
  2. Gain new evaluation techniques to avoid wasting valuable time or resources pursuing unprofitable opportunities
  3. Learn to use Mind Maps and other tools to organize information and successfully develop new ideas

The lunch and learn educational series takes place quarterly at Gwinnett Tech’s Busbee Center and delivers actionable tips and tools of the trade specifically designed to help Georgia Manufacturers grow their business. 

The Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce’s Partnership Gwinnett is also sponsoring the event.

Registration information is available at:  

For more information or questions about the series, contact:

Bill Ritsch
North Metro Region Manager

Through its Continuing Education Division, Gwinnett Tech offers hundreds of seminars, workshops and short courses to advance business and personal development.  For more information and a complete course schedule, visit or call 770-995-9697.