Pinewood Atlanta Studios names first president

[The following press released was delivered to the media Thursday morning.] ATLANTA (November 17, 2016) — Pinewood Atlanta Studios, the third-largest film studio in the United States, and the largest purpose-built film studio outside of Hollywood, has appointed Frank Patterson as its first president. Patterson will assume the newly created role on Jan. 1, 2017. […]

Fayetteville’s Pinewood Forrest announces new president

PRESS RELEASE FROM PINEWOOD FORREST Pinewood Forrest, an innovative mixed-use community located in Fayetteville, Georgia, today announced international expert Rob Parker as its new President. In his newly created role as president of Pinewood Forrest, Parker will oversee strategy, planning, financial management, development and ongoing operation of the groundbreaking Live-Create-Play community adjacent to Pinewood Atlanta […]

Developers unveil new Pinewood Forrest plans

Pinewood Forrest developers wowed the media and special guests Thursday morning as they unveiled not only the latest visual rendering of what the 234-acre property will look like across the street from Pinewood Atlanta Studios, but also what their vision is for who will be served by the massive project. While previous versions of Pinewood […]

Will Disney leave Fayetteville over HB 757?

Fayetteville, Georgia is making international news again thanks to its links to the film and television industry, and this time in particular thanks to reports that heavy-hitters like Disney may bail out of Fayette and out of Georgia entirely if Governor Nathan Deal signs the recently passed Georgia House Bill 757 into law. Officially called […]

Jim Pace to run for congress

Fayette developer Jim Pace has announced he will join the contest to replace Lynn Westmoreland as Third District congressman. Westmoreland announced earlier this month he will not seek reelection this year, saying he wants to open the seat to someone else while he considers what he will do next in service to