Georgia

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Georgia doubled the number of black-owned businesses with 93,000 new firms by 2007, according to the preliminary estimates in the Survey of Business Owners, a gain of 103.3 percent. The new total was 183,876 in 2007, up from 90,461 in 2002.
Receipts grew 56 percent from $5.7 billion in 2002 to $8.8 billion.
Year of Jubilee: State of Black Business, tenth editionchronicles the growth of the black consumer market in Georgia and the progress of black entrepreneurs since the political impact of the late Mayor Maynard Jackson. For details on National Black Business Month and Black Food Month, get Say Grace and Wipe Yo’ Hands: the BlackRestaurant.NET Guide to America’s Black Restaurants.Our latest study, Silicon Ceiling 13, reports:

Georgia had 832 black science graduate students and 177 black graduate engineering students.

The number of black college and graduate students in Georgia in 2006 was 198,425.
Some of the black-owned and managed hotels in Georgia, according to NABHOOD, are:
Buckhead Hotel 3405 Lenox Rd. NE Atlanta, Georgia 30326
Crowne Plaza Hotel Atlanta Marietta 1775 Parkway Place Marietta, Georgia 30067
Fairfield Inn Macon West 110 Plantation Inn Drive Macon, Georgia
Hampton Inn Brunswick 230 Warren Mason Blvd. Brunswick, Georgia, 31520

Members of the Georgia Legislative Black Caucus are:

Sen. Robert Brown Minority Leader
Sen. Gloria Butler Deputy Whip
Sen. Vincent Fort
Sen. Ed Harbison
Sen. Lester Jackson
Sen. Emanuel Jones
Sen. Freddie Powell-Sims
Sen. Ronald B. Ramsey Sr.
Sen. Valencia Seay
Sen. Ed Tarver
Sen. Horencia Tate
Sen. Gail Davenport
Rep. Roberta Abdul-Salaam
Rep. Stacey Abrams
Rep. Sharon Beasley-Teague
Rep. Tyrone Brooks
Rep. Roger Bruce
Rep. Bob Bryant
Rep. Toney Collins
Rep. Dee Dawkins-Hagler
Rep. Winfred Dukes
Rep. Carl Epps
Rep. Virgil Fludd
Rep. Gloria Frazier
Rep. Mike Glanton
Rep. Craig Gordon h
Rep. Keith Heard
Rep. Joe Heckstall
Rep. Henry Howard
Rep. Carolyn Hugley
Rep. Mack Jackson
Rep. Lynmore James
Rep. Sheila Jones
Rep. Darryl Jordan
Rep. Ralph Long
Rep. David Lucas
Rep. Randal Mangham
Rep. Rahn Mayo
Rep. Billy Mitchell
Rep. Alisha Morgan
Rep. Howard Mosby
Rep. Quincy Murphy
Rep. Nikki Randall
Rep. Georgianna Sinkfield
Rep. Calvin Smyre
Rep. Mickey Stephens
Rep. Pam Stephenson
Rep. Rashad Taylor
Rep. Al Williams
Rep. Earnest Williams
Rep. Sheila Jones

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