Ribbon Cuttings are special ceremonies designed to welcome new businesses and business owners to Douglas and Coffee County.
STEM Internship for CHS Students
Coffee High School student Megan Wehmeier gets fitted for her steel-toe boots required for her summer internship at Southwire in Douglas. Eleven students were chosen to participate in the first STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Internship sponsored by the School, Business & Industry Connection.
Location, location, location. Whether you seek the ideal quality of life in which to grow your family, or a hard-working and eager workforce, available property and logistical advantages to grow your business, you’ve come to the right place. Welcome to Douglas and Coffee County, Georgia.
Douglas-Coffee County is proud to be among the state’s fastest-growing communities – due, in part, to our central location in beautiful Southeast Georgia, with easy four-lane and interstate access to the southeastern United States. Our location puts us between one and two hours by truck or rail from three major East Coast ports and four major interstates.
The Douglas-Coffee Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Authority is dedicated to bringing wealth and prosperity to the citizens of Douglas and Coffee County. Entrepreneurs are important to this area, and Coffee County is part of the Georgia Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Network, offering business development services in partnership with the SBDC in the community through their office on the campus of South Georgia College. Global trade also supports job and business growth in Douglas; Coffee County products ship to more than 30 countries around the world.
Citizens enjoy an exceptional quality of life and a progressive business climate. It is a great place to live, work, and play. Please explore this website to learn more about why Douglas and Coffee County is a great place to call home, for you and for your business.