DeKalb County Commission Chair Larry Johnson is hosting an event on Thursday at designed to stimulate the local economy and bring new industry to DeKalb.
"DeKalb has a lot to offer local, national and international industry," said Ingrid Butler, a spokesman for Johnson. "We have one of the most diverse counties in Georgia and the nation, and home to a number of global companies.
"We wanted to host an event highlighting these business opportunities."
The event will be held from 10 am to 1 pm, and will feature speakers from companies such as Microsoft and Verizon, as well as the DeKalb Chamber of Commerce and other public and private entities.