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Penn Mutal has new Southeast Region head
The Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company, which has a location at 225 Townpark Drive in Kennesaw, announced Brian Clark has been appointed regional marketing director of Penn Mutual’s Southeast Regio...
October 22, 2014 12:10 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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State Bank 3Q financials out Oct. 23
State Bank Financial Corporation, the holding company of State Bank and Trust Company, which has a Marietta location, announced its financial results for the third quarter ended Sept. 30 will be is...
October 22, 2014 12:09 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Not so fast cordcutters_cable's not going anywhere
Cord cutters rejoiced last week after HBO and CBS announced plans to sell stand-alone streaming services, a move that cable and satellite television providers have resisted for years. Customers tir...
October 20, 2014 02:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coles College of Business wins award
The Michael J. Coles College of Business at Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw has received the Academic Leadership for Entrepreneurs award from The Oxford Center for Entrepreneurs, the nation’s...
October 20, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Decosimo earns award from security magazine
Decosimo, a Top 100 regional public accounting and advisory firm with an office at 2839 Paces Ferry Road SE in the Cumberland area, has been named as a member of the 2014 CSO50 by IDG’s CSO Magazin...
October 19, 2014 12:28 AM | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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WIC program re-opens in south Cobb
The Cobb & Douglas Public Health on Thursday announced the re-opening of the Women, Infant & Children Supplemental Nutrition program at the South Cobb Public Health Center, 875 Six Flags Drive in A...
October 19, 2014 12:27 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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SPSU earns EPA sustainability grant
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Southern Polytechnic State University in Marietta was one of two Georgia universities awarded with the People, Prosperity, and Planet award. The o...
October 19, 2014 12:24 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cobb Water System, Home Depot among EPA partners
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recognized the Cobb County Water System and Cobb County-based The Home Depot as among the 2014 WaterSense Partners of the Year for their commitment to promo...
October 19, 2014 12:22 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Publix recalls snack mix that had peanuts
Supermarket chain Publix is recalling a snack mix because the label doesn't warn shoppers that it contains peanuts.
October 17, 2014 12:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ocwen skids further as Moody's downgrades credit
Shares of home loan servicing company Ocwen extended their slump Wednesday after Moody's Investors Service downgraded its credit.
October 22, 2014 11:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Smyrna bank names vice president
Community Bank of the South, 3016 Atlanta Road in Smyrna, announced Alan Black has joined the bank as a vice president and the Bartow County Market manager.
October 22, 2014 12:11 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community & Southern Bank names new human resource director
Community & Southern Bank (CSB) announced the appointment of Tomeka Cherry as its new director of human resources. Cherry joins the CSB team with approximately 15 years of combined human resources ...
October 22, 2014 12:11 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marietta Business Association plans networking event, lunch
The Marietta Business Association has two upcoming events. The last Business & Biscuits networking event of 2014 will be Oct. 30 from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. at ALIVE Ministries, 1359 South Marietta Park...
October 22, 2014 12:10 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Decosimo announces 3 promotions at area office
Decosimo, a Top 100 accounting/business advisory firm, recently promoted 11 professionals across its regional practice network. Among them were three promotions at its Atlanta office at 2839 Paces ...
October 22, 2014 12:08 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Top subprime mortgage firm accused of abuses
The nation's largest servicer of subprime mortgages has engaged in abuses that could potentially harm hundreds of thousands of borrowers, according to the New York Superintendent of Financial Servi...
October 21, 2014 02:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coke to slash costs as soda sales remain flat
UPDATE: Coca-Cola said it plans to slash costs by $3 billion a year after the world's biggest beverage maker reported disappointing sales on flat soda volume.
October 21, 2014 01:30 PM | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Turner channels removed from Dish amid pact spat
Channels such as Cartoon Network and CNN are no longer part of Dish's programming lineup as a deadline has passed for the satellite TV provider and Turner Broadcasting to renew their distribution a...
October 21, 2014 10:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lighting company to expand in DeKalb, Rockdale counties
The expansion of a Georgia-based lighting company is expected to create 700 jobs in DeKalb and Rockdale counties.
October 20, 2014 03:25 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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KSU one of five Georgia schools to earn an ‘A’ for core curriculum
Kennesaw State University was among a select group of 23 colleges and universities that scored an “A” for its core curriculum in a nationwide study on the state of general education released this w...
October 20, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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