Companies Founded in Atlanta

List of notable businesses founded in Atlanta, listed alphabetically with corporate logos when available. This list includes some of the largest, most profitable companies that were founded in Atlanta. The famous Atlanta companies and corporations on this list include both public and private corporations. You can find information about the popular companies on this list, such as what industry they're part of. When available you can click on the successful Atlanta company's names to find out even more about them.

Examples of items on this list: LongHorn Steakhouse, Home Depot and more.

This list answers the questions, "What companies were founded in Atlanta?" and "What are the biggest Atlanta companies?"

If you're a Atlanta native then this list of the biggest Atlanta companies will make you proud. This list is also an excellent resource if you're doing research on reputable businesses from Atlanta.
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  • Acuity Brands
    Home Furnishings
    Acuity Brands, Inc., is an electronics manufacturing company. It was founded in 2001 and is based in Atlanta, Georgia. Acuity Brands has spun off its specialty chemicals business effective November ...more
  • Adult Swim (stylized as [adult swim]) is the adult-oriented nighttime programming block of the American children's pay television network Cartoon Network programmed by its in-house production studio, ...more
  • Atlantis Plastics, Inc.

    Atlantis Plastics, Inc.

    Manufacturing, Unlaminated Plastics Film and Sheet (except Packaging) Manufacturing
    Atlantis Plastics is an American company which manufactures specialty polyethylene films and molded and extruded plastic components used in a variety of industrial and consumer applications. It had ...more
  • Campus MovieFest

    Campus MovieFest

    Campus MovieFest is the world's largest student film festival. Created in 2000 by four Emory University students, and originally called iMovieFest, Campus MovieFest utilizes Apple Computer laptops, ...more
  • Cohn & Wolfe

    Cohn & Wolfe

    Public Relations
    Cohn & Wolfe is a global communications & public relations firm renowned for its breakthrough creativity, award-winning brand marketing and world-class digital & social media campaigns. It is part of ...more
  • Connolly, Inc

    Connolly, Inc

    Connolly, LLC is a private, global recovery audit firm with more than 1,200 employees, and two divisions Global Retail and Healthcare. The company is headquartered in Wilton, Connecticut. Recovery ...more