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Pacific trade ministers fail to reach deal
LAHAINA, Hawaii — Trade ministers from a dozen Pacific Rim nations failed to reach a deal on a new trade agreement that would cover nearly 40 percent of the global economy, U.S. Trade Representativ...
August 02, 2015 11:56 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Leadership Cobb recognizes 2015 graduates
Leadership Cobb, the Cobb Chamber’s 10-month immersive leadership development and community education program recognized the Class of 2015 graduates at First Monday Breakfast on July 13, presented ...
August 02, 2015 12:10 AM | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lowe’s portfolio sells for more than $81M
CBRE executive vice president Chris Bosworth and vice president John Read announced on July 23 that the National Retail Investment Group — West team, in union with the Net Leased Property Group, co...
July 31, 2015 12:36 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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State Bank reports 2Q 2015 financial results
State Bank Financial Corporation, the holding company of State Bank and Trust Company — which has a Marietta location — announced on July 23 unaudited financial results for the quarter ending June ...
July 29, 2015 12:41 AM | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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eVestment launches SmartVision Analytics
Marietta-based eVestment, a data and analytics firm serving the global institutional investment community, announced it has launched SmartVision Analytics. Investment advisers making decisions base...
July 29, 2015 12:39 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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ShawHankins hires vice president
Marietta-based ShawHankins has hired Magi Ingram to fulfill the newly created role of vice president of client services. She will work out of the Marietta office at 351 Washington Avenue. Ingram br...
July 27, 2015 12:22 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Delta Community hosts Cool Cash Money Camps
Delta Community Credit Union, which has three Cobb County locations, announced it provided free financial education opportunities in July through its second annual series of Cool Cash Money Camps. ...
July 27, 2015 12:16 AM | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Taylor English Duma adds to corporate practice
Taylor English Duma LLP announced that Deitra Crawley has joined the firm’s corporate and business practice. Crawley focuses her practice on assisting clients in regulatory matters, government cont...
July 25, 2015 11:39 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Numerex IoT platform enables safety solutions for school districts
Cumberland-based Numerex Corp, a leading provider of interactive machine-to-machine solutions enabling the Internet of Things, announced that RTC Manufacturing, a provider of school zone safety equ...
July 25, 2015 11:37 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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From rents to gym memberships, Americans start to feel price hikes
WASHINGTON — Apartment rents are up. So are prices for restaurant meals, haircuts, gym memberships and a cup of coffee. For American consumers who have become used to flat or even falling prices fo...
August 02, 2015 11:53 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coca-Cola Enterprises beats Street 2Q earnings forecasts
ATLANTA — Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $176 million. The Atlanta-based company said it had profit of 75 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-r...
July 31, 2015 12:42 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Incorporating incapacity planning into an estate plan
There are numerous things to think about when you are considering the impact of incapacity, even when you have substantial financial resources available for your long-term care. Incapacity could be...
July 31, 2015 12:39 AM | 1 1 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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Highland Financial to merge with Braselton-based bank
MARIETTA — Highland Financial Services Inc., based in Marietta, is planning a merger with Braselton-based Hamilton State Bancshares Inc. The two banks are set to enter a final agreement to merge af...
July 31, 2015 12:35 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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UPS 2Q profit beats Street, overseas business improves
ATLANTA — Overseas business helped UPS during its second quarter, as did the absence of a hefty charge recorded a year ago. The package-delivery company earned $1.23 billion, or $1.35 per share, fo...
July 29, 2015 12:43 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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SERVPRO honors local businesses
SERVPRO, an industry leader in disaster cleanup, restoration and remediation services, recognized the following Alpharetta-area entrepreneurs for outstanding revenue performance. The awards event t...
July 29, 2015 12:36 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Merriman named AACD Accredited Fellow
Dr. James A. Merriman, DMD, was named an accredited fellow in the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry at AACD 2015 in San Francisco on May 9. The purpose of Fellowship is to provide the highest ...
July 27, 2015 12:21 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Numerex schedules 2Q financial results conference call
Cumberland-based Numerex Corp., a provider of machine-to-machine enterprise solutions enabling the Internet of Things, will report its financial results for 2Q 2015 on Aug. 5. Management will hold ...
July 25, 2015 11:49 PM | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pigskin Preview will be on Aug. 11
The East Cobb Area Council of the Cobb Chamber of Commerce will have the 2015 Pigskin Preview from 7:30 to 9 a.m. on Aug. 11 at the Indian Hills Country Club, 4001 Clubland Drive in Marietta. The s...
July 25, 2015 11:47 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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HD Supply sells 30 million shares
HD Supply Holdings Inc., the indirect parent of HD Supply Inc. at 1295 Field Parkway in Marietta, announced July 22 the sale of an aggregate of 30,539,550 shares of the company’s common stock by ce...
July 25, 2015 11:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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