Rock Paper Scissors is a branding and marketing firm based in Lawrenceville, Georgia that develops fresh ideas based on solid business sense. The firm creates strong branding and marketing programs that sustain long-term results through the integration of the team’s experience, creativity, and technology. Amanda Sutt and Valerie Kinney have helped Janus create a focused strategic marketing plan for the Institute and inspired us to continuously improve our communications about the Janus Forum and other Institute programs. Their work on our updated website is just one example of how they have empowered us to better serve you.
Piedmont College is a comprehensive liberal arts college that also offers various career-oriented majors in the arts, sciences, business, education, and nursing. Founded in 1897, Piedmont’s main campus is located in Demorest, Georgia with a second campus located in Athens, Georgia. Piedmont generously provides office space and staff assistance to Janus and offers several future opportunities to expand the Institute’s educational programs. President James Mellichamp and other faculty members are committed to expanding educational programs in community and economic development.
StateBook International is an online marketplace for economic growth and development and site selection. Headquartered in New York, StateBook International provides the reliable information needed for site selection decisions for all communities in the United States ranging from demographics and taxes to quality of life data such as golf courses and museums. StateBook President Calandra Cruickshank, a Forum alum, generously provides access to StateBook data for the Institute to use in its educational, research and community assistance programs.