Serving North Georgia

COre Since 2018

North Georgia
is Thriving

You can see it in the growing number of people, businesses and opportunities here.  It’s more apparent, however in the yes-we-can spirit that energized our communities.

Join our community and thrive with us.

Collaboration on river’s edge

CORE offers

Part business incubator, part resource center, and part collaborative workspace that provides space for entrepreneurs, start ups and growing businesses.

Co-working and Incubator pods

Daily, Weekly, Monthly

Training resources

Improving capability, capacity, productivity, and performance.

Small group collaborations.

Interaction with other individuals and to build communication skills and marketing ideas.

Nurtures Talented, Forward thinking individuals

Favoring innovation and brainstorming.


Assists start-ups

We help people just like you pursue dreams and goals with help all along the way.

The heart beat of CORE

Collaboration is the heartbeat of CORE. Entrepreneurs and developers of start-ups can be paired with complementary tenants, mentors and others.  Imagine working next to an experienced marketing director to share ideas with and help refine plans.

CORE’s Partners in Education program helps prepare students entering the workforce and those redefining their work path.



Education Program



Community Driven

CORE is rooted in the belief that we are better together – that our unique talents and experiences can multiply exponentially through collaboration and shared purpose.

rental Fees

All CORE rentals include access to WIFI, Color Copier, Whiteboards, Projector and Zoom Conferencing.

Shepherds Loft’s “Give Back” program donates 20% of the monthly services paid from CORE referrals. For example, when the CORE refers a business level customer to Shepherds Loft it earns $158 per year in donations.

Get IN touch

Email Us:

(706) 635-2673

142 River Terrace, Ellijay Ga

Store Hours

M-F: 9:00am - 3:00pm
Sat: Closed
Sun: Closed