The aerospace, automotive, advanced manufacturing, food processing, and warehouse and distribution industries drive economic development in Macon-Bibb County. Companies choose Macon because we offer abundant growth opportunities, access to a skilled workforce, seven higher education institutions, industry-specific workforce training programs, and an unbeatable location. Learn how industries thrive with the Macon advantage.
Macon is Home for Leading Global Employers
Numerous businesses and industries are investing, growing, and thriving in Macon. Learn more about some of their stories below.
”"We are excited to build our next plastics renewal facility in Macon-Bibb and revolutionize the state of recycling for the southeast quadrant of the country. We look forward to being a part of the community and establishing central Georgia as a leader in the circular economy."Bob PowellFounder & CEO, Brightmark
”"The expansion of our Macon distribution center is part of our focus on continuous improvement and commitment to customer service."Gregg UeckerSenior Vice President of Network Planning and Integration, Tyson Foods
”"After a thorough analysis of our manufacturing needs and the available local resources, it was clear that Macon-Bibb County was ideal for this capital investment."Michael DossPresident & CEO, Graphic Packaging International
”"We are excited about the opportunity Macon will offer our company to grow with existing and new customers by allowing us to provide greater services for them."Jay JanickeVice President of Sales, Mr. Chips