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Company to bring 35 jobs to Duluth area

DULUTH — The Dennis Group LLC has announced the opening of a new location in Gwinnett County.

Located at 2445 Commerce Ave., Building 2300, in Duluth, the planning and engineering firm is expected to bring 35 jobs to the area. Those employees will make up The DGL Atlanta team and will focus on design, engineering and execution of packaging projects, as well as a new client offering — Systems Modeling — to assist customers in planning, optimization, visualizing and decision making.

“We are pleased that The Dennis Group has chosen to invest in our community and welcome them to Gwinnett,” Gwinnett County Board of Commission Chairwoman Charlotte Nash said in a news release. “We work to cultivate a strong and stable business climate in the County, creating an environment that enables companies to locate, grow, and expand here.”

Formed in 1987, The Dennis Group’s 270 employees offer complete planning, architectural, process engineering and construction management services exclusively to the food and beverage industry. Headquartered in Springfield, Mass., the Georgia office joins two additional field locations in Utah and California.

“Gwinnett County is home to more than 300 engineering-related firms and 13,000 professionals holding engineering degrees, making our community an ideal location for national companies, such as The Dennis Group,” Kellie Brownlow, director of Economic Development for Partnership Gwinnett and Gwinnett Chamber Economic Development, said in the release. “We are thrilled to add the DGL Atlanta team to our growing list of prominent businesses that have a presence in the County.”