2016 Press Releases

The Growth of Successful Entrepreneurs at KSU

September 27, 2015
Residing in the Coles College of Business is a center championing for student success. The Entrepreneurship Center, although relatively new, is the stepping stone students need to cultivate their entrepreneurial mindset.

Officials 'optimistic' despite shortfall

September 27, 2015
MARIETTA -- A slower economy may be responsible for lower than expected sales tax revenues for the Cobb School District, but school leaders say a number of economic factors could boost tax collections in the coming months.

Georgia manufacturing falls to six month low in August

September 27, 2015
Georgia manufacturing dropped 8.3 points to land at 45.9 in August, according to the Purchasing Managers Index released on Sept. 1 by Kennesaw State University's Econometric Center in the Michael J. Coles College of Business.

What do Atlanta financial experts think about Fed interest rate decision?

September 27, 2015
The decision is in. The Federal Reserve won't raise interest rates and while many of Atlanta's top financial experts have strong opinions about the decision, there is just as strong of a contrast between them.

Cobb County business people comment on interest rate

September 25, 2015
The eyes of the nation turn from last night's GOP debate to today's announcement by the Federal Reserve regarding interest rates. We asked Cobb County business people what they expect the Fed will do, what should be done and what effect it will have on Cobb.

Area businesses expect their own score from KSU football

September 25, 2015
A sell-out crowd will cheer the Kennesaw State Owls in the football team's home opener at Fifth Third Bank Stadium Saturday. Cobb County bars, restaurants and other businesses anticipate a big economic boost from game day crowds.

This Labor Day, jobs, housing rising in Cobb

September 25, 2015
MARIETTA -- Marietta and most of Cobb County this Labor Day weekend are in the midst of an economic boom, which comes with both good and not-so-good news.

Chris Arrendale of Inbox Pros and Andy Green with Kennesaw State University

September 23, 2015
Chris Arrendale of Inbox Pros and Andy Green with Kennesaw State University

Educating students on financial responsibility

September 15, 2015

Cobb financial advisor economist react to stock market s fluctuation

September 3, 2015
MARIETTA -- Investors took a hit early Monday as stock prices saw a significant decrease, but in the afternoon, the market began to climb back after the initial decline, an example of why one local financial advisor said he told his clients to stay the course.

Georgia factory activity slowing

September 3, 2015
Production, employment and sales at Georgia factories are braking, according to the most recent Purchasing Managers Index.

KSU: Georgia manufacturing falls to six-month low in August

September 3, 2015
Georgia manufacturing dropped 8.3 points to 45.9 in August, according to the Purchasing Managers Index released today by Kennesaw State University's Econometric Center in the Michael J. Coles College of Business.

Cobb financial advisor, economist react to stock market's fluctuation

August 25, 2015
MARIETTA -- Investors took a hit early Monday as stock prices saw a significant decrease, but in the afternoon, the market began to climb back after the initial decline, an example of why one local financial advisor said he told his clients to stay the course.

Georgia delegation seeks China investment

August 25, 2015
A high-level delegation of Georgia officials began an investment tour of China on Monday as the Communist nation's economic troubles fueled the U.S. stock market's steep decline.

Cobb population growth 'in line' with region rate

August 24, 2015