business
Sponsors pay big bucks to join college bowl games
UPDATE: Ready! Set! Hut, hut: This holiday season's blitz of college football bowl games will feature a reshuffled roster of corporate sponsors spending millions to thrust their names in front of f...
December 19, 2014 03:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Newell Rubbermaid announces pricing of tender offer
Newell Rubbermaid Inc., which has offices at 1600 Wilson Way SE in Smyrna, recently announced the determination of the pricing for its previously announced tender offer to purchase for cash its out...
December 19, 2014 12:02 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Dominion to buy Carolina Gas Transmission for nearly $493M
Energy provider Dominion Resources Inc. is planning to buy Carolina Gas Transmission for about $492.9 million.
December 17, 2014 08:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Powder Springs' ‘Buy Local’ campaign for holidays starts Saturday
The Powder Springs Economic Development office is kicking off a 2015 “Buy Local” campaign by encouraging residents to spend $20 Saturday in a Powder Springs business this Christmas season. Accordin...
December 16, 2014 10:36 PM | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Ron Clark speaks for eVestment annual meeting
Marietta-based eVestment had renowned Atlanta-based educator Ron Clark, founder of the Ron Clark Academy, close out its annual meeting as the keynote speaker at Villa Christina in Dunwoody. Clark o...
December 16, 2014 10:34 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Apple wins class-action lawsuit over iPod prices
A federal jury decided Tuesday that Apple didn't compete unfairly when it sold music players and songs with copy-protection software that was incompatible with rival devices and music from competin...
December 16, 2014 04:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
TheTalentExecutive begins resource program
East Cobb talent management firm, TheTalentExecutive announced it has responded to an increased demand for hospitality marketing support. The Marketing Resource program connects clients with qualif...
December 15, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
New women’s boutique in Kennesaw
Essentara Boutique, a women’s clothing and accessory store, had a soft opening in November in Town Center Commons at 725 Ernest Barrett Parkway in Kennesaw. Located next to FiveBelow and Dicks Spor...
December 14, 2014 12:58 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
eVestment ranks as fast-growing co.
Marietta-based eVestment announced Nov. 13 it ranked No. 307 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean t...
December 14, 2014 12:53 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Companies' data security in question after Sony hack
Companies across the globe are on high alert to tighten up network security to avoid being the next company brought to its knees by hackers like those that executed the dramatic cyberattack against...
December 19, 2014 08:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
WellStar receives Workplace Tobacco Control award
WellStar Health System received the American Cancer Society’s Excellence Award in Workplace Tobacco Control, commending its systemwide, comprehensive tobacco control program for employees. WellStar...
December 19, 2014 12:05 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Numerex launches enhanced satellite data solution service
Cumberland-based Numerex, a provider of on-demand and interactive machine-to-machine enterprise solutions, recently announced it enhanced its service offering to provide an industry-leading unlimit...
December 19, 2014 12:01 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Logistics company building plant in west Georgia
A logistics company that serves the automotive industry is building a plant in west Georgia.
December 18, 2014 02:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
South Carolina company buys downtown Atlanta shopping center
Atlanta city officials have announced the sale and redevelopment plan for a downtown shopping center.
December 17, 2014 02:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Carmike Cinemas pulls 'The Interview' with Sony's support
Georgia-based Carmike Cinemas has decided to cancel its planned showings of "The Interview" in the wake of threats against theatergoers by the Sony hackers.
December 17, 2014 08:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Second plasma collection facility now open in Marietta
ADMA Biologics Inc. recently announced the opening of its second plasma collection facility in Marietta. “Demand for plasma donation is thriving in the metro Atlanta area, and our expansion into th...
December 16, 2014 10:36 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Taylor English Duma adds to practice
Cumberland-based Taylor English Duma LLP announced Craig Apolinsky joined the firm’s corporate & business practice. Apolinsky brings more than 20 years of experience advising corporations on day-to...
December 16, 2014 10:35 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Newell Rubbermaid completes acquisition of Baby Jogger Holdings
Newell Rubbermaid, which has offices at 1600 Wilson Way SE in Smyrna, announced Tuesday it has completed the acquisition of Baby Jogger Holdings Inc. from the Riverside Company, a global private eq...
December 16, 2014 10:31 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Russian ruble sinks sharply despite bank rate hike
The Russian ruble came under intense selling pressure Tuesday, falling at one point by a catastrophic 20 percent to a new historic low despite a massive pre-dawn interest rate hike from Russia's Ce...
December 16, 2014 10:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
full story