Looking for insight into Atlanta's startup culture? Black-Owned Businesses? A good list of Co-Working Spaces? Atlanta is well known in the corporate world for its business-friendly climate. Far less known is the vibrant entrepreneurship happening all over the region. The robust technology infrastructure that has been here for years due to the presence of Ga Tech and a few pioneering companies like Scientific Atlanta give legs to a cool set of tech business startups. The very visible legendary entrepreneurs like Ted Turner, Bernie Marcus, Arthur Blank and recent big names like Tyler Perry and Sara Blakely contribute to a nice "can do" attitude in Atlanta.
Creative Loafing has incubated its share of businesses since we began in 1972. Our role has been to draw attention to interesting people and ideas and to share these with CLers who aren't shy about jumping on board something new, fresh and exciting.
Baker Dude Bakery Cafe Restaurant, Cupcake Shop
Hattie Marie's Texas Style BBQ & Cajun Kitchen Barbecue
Sublime Doughnuts Late Night Food, Doughnut Shop, 24 hours
Paper Plane Yoga Art Gallery
18.21 Bitters (permanently closed) Distillery
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