Rankings & Statistics

When it comes to points of pride, the Innovation Crescent™ has much to brag about.

Fortune 500 company headquarters are located in the Innovation Crescent and 18 in Georgia.
of the top 100 Health IT company headquarters are located in the Innovation Crescent and 8 in Georgia. (Healthcare Informatics Top 100)
of the U.S. population is reachable from the Innovation Crescent within two truck days.
Fiber-optic lines provide connectivity in the Innovation Crescent and Georgia, including the nation’s two largest truck routes.
Metropolitan area in the Southeast for patent activity, technology classes. (U.S. Patent and Trademark Office)
Most traveled and most efficient airport in the world, Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport.
Workforce training program in the country for the last 14 years in all published surveys of site selection professionals.
The Innovation Crescent is located in the state ranked #1 for business (2013-2015), workforce and labor climate by CNBC, Site Selection magazine and Area Development

Fortune 500 Companies in the Innovation Crescent

Home Depot
Coca-Cola European Partners
Southern Company
Genuine Parts Company
First Data
AGCO Corporation
HD Supply
Asbury Automotive Group
Newell Rubbermaid
Veritiv Corp.
Pulte Group
SunTrust Bank

Innovation Crescent Members