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Gov. Kemp Announces Soliant Expanding Headquarters in Gwinnett County, Creating 200 Jobs
(GWINNETT-METRO ATLANTA) June 3, 2021 – Today Governor Brian P. Kemp announced that Soliant, a leading provider of specialized health care and education staffing services to hospitals and schools around the U.S., will further expand their Gwinnett County operations, creating 200 new jobs in Peachtree Corners, Georgia.
“Soliant’s expansion in Georgia is a testament to our unmatched workforce, conservative leadership, and world-class business environment,” said Governor Kemp. “I want to thank Soliant for the opportunities they continue to create for hardworking Georgians.”
Headquartered in Peachtree Corners, Soliant will employ more than 600 people in Georgia once this expansion is complete. Soliant’s education and health care professional staffing teams fill nursing, allied health, special education, telehealth, pharmacy, life science and other health care positions across the United States.
“Our company sits at the nexus of three elemental industries: health care, education, and life sciences. These economic cornerstones continue to expand, evolve, and demand skilled talent,” said Soliant CEO David Alexander. “We at Soliant will continue partnering with the good people of Gwinnett County and metro Atlanta to help meet the diverse needs of patients and students across the country. As a Georgia native, I’m very proud to be growing Soliant’s operations here in the heart of my home state.”
Soliant recently expanded their Peachtree Corners headquarters at 5550 Peachtree Parkway by 25,000 square feet, bringing the total to 83,000 square feet. The majority of new job opportunities now open to applicants will be focused on education and health care recruiting. Individuals interested in career opportunities with Soliant are encouraged to visit soliant.com/about/careers for additional information.
“Soliant expanding their headquarters to Gwinnett is a great example of our diverse economy and our labor draw,” said Gwinnett Board of Commissioners Chairwoman Nicole Love Hendrickson. “It is a privilege to collaborate with our partners and recruit top companies to Gwinnett County.”
“Having Soliant grow within Peachtree Corners is proof of our excellent talent pool, amenities and the overall quality of life in our city,” said Mayor of Peachtree Corners, Mike Mason. “We are proud to highlight a strong, dedicated workforce and economy allowing Soliant to expand their headquarters and create additional jobs for the community.”
Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) Project Manager Emily Poole represented the Global Commerce division on this project in partnership with the Metro Atlanta Chamber, Partnership Gwinnett, and Georgia Power.
“From research and development and cold chain storage to health care software development and staffing, Georgia is at the center of the global health industry,” said GDEcD Commissioner Pat Wilson. “Many thanks to our partners at Partnership Gwinnett and the Metro Atlanta Chamber for continuing to help us support the needs of the state’s existing industries and to Soliant for their job-stimulating investment.”
“We are proud to have such an innovative company expand their footprint within the city limits of Peachtree Corners, Gwinnett County,” said Partnership Gwinnett, Project Manager, Technology and Life Science, Brian Dorelus. “Soliant is a company made up of dedicated healthcare staffing professionals, and it is great to see them continuously support the community.”
For more information, or to learn how to get involved in local economic development efforts, please visit www.partnershipgwinnett.com.
Soliant, is a leader in health care and education staffing with offices in Georgia, Florida, Illinois, Massachusetts, California, and Texas. The company identifies and recruits highly skilled health care professionals across a wide range of specialties and connects them with health care providers in the education, nursing, pharmacy, and life sciences segments, primarily on a temporary basis. Click here to learn more.
The Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) is the state’s sales and marketing arm, the lead agency for attracting new business investment, encouraging the expansion of existing industry and small businesses, locating new markets for Georgia products, attracting tourists to Georgia, and promoting the state as a destination for arts and location for film, music, and digital entertainment projects, as well as planning and mobilizing state resources for economic development. Visit www.georgia.org for more information.
About Partnership Gwinnett
Partnership Gwinnett is a public-private initiative dedicated to bringing new jobs and capital investment to Gwinnett County, Georgia. Since 2006, Partnership Gwinnett has worked with its local partners to attract and retain jobs, cultivate capital investment, support educational institutions, foster workforce development, and contribute to the exceptional quality of life found in Gwinnett. Fueled by the support of over one hundred companies, municipalities, Gwinnett County, K-12 and higher education systems, the mission of Partnership Gwinnett is to strengthen the community’s diverse economy to compete in the global marketplace and position Gwinnett as the premiere place to live, work and play.
Frankie Brasch, Partnership Gwinnett, Communications & Events Manager
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