Position Announcement - DDA Executive Director

Are you a talented economic development professional with experience in historic communities, or know someone who is? Does the idea of being an integral part of a dynamic team in an award-winning university community in the mountains of the southeast appeal? If so, and preservation-based economic development is a passion of yours, applying as the Executive Director of the City of Dahlonega, Georgia's Downtown Development Authority (DDA) might be an effective use of your time. Only ten years old, past leadership took our Main Street program literally center stage through creativity, perseverance and strong community support. One of less than one hundred Great American Main Street communities nationwide, we are now looking for motivated, exceptional talent to serve this vital role and take us even further.

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North Georgia Film Office Intern

The City of Dahlonega’s North Georgia Film Office is offering an internship program for Fall 2016 to provide UNG Film students the opportunity to develop a working knowledge of and gain experience in the film, television and entertainment industries. The North Georgia Film Office is seeking a student with excellent communication skills who wants to learn how these industries work, and contribute to the film commission’s efforts to promote and expand these industries in North Georgia.

This internship can be used for class credit at the University of North Georgia and we are more than willing to work with the candidate to confirm this with the university.

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