Rural Telephone Cooperative Takes Networking To New Level
For over two decades, a 42,000 square foot spec building stood empty near the downtown of Metter, Georgia. From time to time, a business would claim the space,... Read More >>

Economic Development Day
On Tuesday, September 26th, the ConnectCandler “Economic Development Day” focused on industrial development initiatives locally and across the state.

Meet the Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Labor, Mark Butler
On behalf of the Candler County Industrial Authority, we would like to invite you to meet the Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Labor, Mark Butler.

Candler County Industrial Authority welcomed new executive director Molly Olson on Monday of this week.
Olson comes to Metter after three years with the Savannah Economic Development Authority, where she was business development coordinator. She has also ...

Deal: Linzer Products Corp. to create 200 jobs in Candler County
October 20, 2015 - Gov. Nathan Deal announced today that Linzer Products Corp., a leading producer and provider of painting accessories, will create 200 new jobs and invest $4 million in Candler County by 2016.

CPE America locates headquarters in Metter
CPE (Concrete Pump Engineers) America finalized a deal with Candler County Industrial Authority June 12 to lease-purchase a 42,000 sq. ft. spec building in the Candler County Industrial Park. The company’s decision to locate in Metter, Georgia, was due in large part to the community’s easy access to the Savannah Ports.
  • Investment Benefits

    Metter, Georgia’s location makes it ideal for businesses that rely on access, import/export opportunities, and a reliable workforce. The Metter I-16 Industrial Park is 1 mile from Interstate 16, and less than 1 hour from I-95, the Port of Savannah, and Savannah Hilton Head International Airport.

    Benefits of doing business in Metter and Candler County, Georgia:

    • Business-friendly taxation policies
    • Workforce of young, well-educated workers
    • Strong public-private partnerships

    The Candler County Industrial Authority is ready to assist you
    with services such as:

    Please contact us to request information or assistance.