2013 Atlanta Internships
With over 75% of the Fortune 1000 firms having business operations here, Atlanta, Georgia consistently ranks among the top 5 employer cities of the United States. The city’s perfect mix of older financial behemoths and new-age multinationals make it one of the most attractive locations in the world to seek internships. A selection from the impressive list of largest and rising corporations headquartered in Atlanta includes The Coca Cola Company, Georgia-Pacific, AT&T Mobility, The Cable News Network, Delta Airlines, Turner Broadcasting, UPS, Home Depot, Newell Rubbermaid, Arby's, Equifax, Gentiva Health Services, Oxford Industries, RaceTrac Petroleum, SunTrust Banks, Mirant, and Waffle House. Specifically in the IT sector, Atlanta is ranked as the 10th largest cyber city in the United States. As such, the city offers thousands of internship opportunities in the IT field each year. Over the past few years the city has also emerged as one of the brightest destinations for new investors, especially in the biotechnology and clean energy segments.