Jeff Humphreys
Jeff Humphreys

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution quoted Selig Center Director Jeff Humphreys in an article about how Georgia's burgeoning film industry is boosting the state's economy. 

With an 8-percent unemployment rate, metro Atlanta has an abundance of available workers who could be retrained, said Humphreys. 

“This is an industry that has grown rapidly over the last couple of years. So it may have already sopped up the supply of workers that has a perfect match (for film industry) skill sets,” he said.

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