PEACHTREE CORNERS, GA– October 26, 2016– Prototype Prime, the first maker space in Gwinnett Country, recently held its grand opening in Peachtree Corners, Ga. The new facility was launched in partnership with ATDC at Georgia Tech and is supported by the City of Peachtree Corners, which is located just two miles north of Norcross, Georgia in Gwinnett County.
Prototype Prime provides a workspace tailored to inventive and forward-thinking entrepreneurs, from students to professionals to retirees , as well as provide educational series, mentors, venture capitalists and service providers to ignite successful startups.
Peachtree Corners has long been considered the pioneer city of technology in Georgia, as it was first created to house high technology industries to employ, among others, engineer graduates from Georgia Tech. It was home to one of Atlanta’s first high-tech success stories – Hayes Microcomputer Products, which created the Smartmodem back in the 70’s. Today, the city is located just two miles north of Norcross, Georgia, which was recently named the 14th “most genius place in America” by Time Magazine.
For more information on Prototype Prime, to schedule a tour or apply to be a member, visit www.prototypeprime.com.