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Six Flags hosting 'Fright Fest' recruitment event
Six Flags Over Georgia is looking to hire hundreds of workers to staff the park's annual Halloween event.
July 28, 2014 08:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community Bank of the South reports 2Q results
Community Bank of the South, based at 3016 Atlanta Road in Smyrna, announced the unaudited financial results for the second quarter, ending June 30, 2014. “I am pleased to report income of $1.3 mil...
July 28, 2014 12:07 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Don Powell joins State Bank and Trust Company
Don Powell has joined State Bank and Trust Company as senior mortgage lender. Powell is based in State Bank’s Cobb County office at 250 Church Street in Marietta and has more than 40 years financia...
July 28, 2014 12:06 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Decosimo principals to speak at investment forum
Decosimo, which has an office at 2839 Paces Ferry Road in the Cumberland area, announced that it will serve as a sponsor for the Private Investment Fund Accounting, Operations & Compliance Forum to...
July 26, 2014 11:07 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Embattled grocery chain weighs proposal to buy it
UPDATE: Board members of the beleaguered Market Basket grocery store chain say they will "seriously consider" a proposal from its fired chief executive to buy the company as the chain faces a worke...
July 25, 2014 02:35 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Russian execs fear lasting damage from plane crash
UPDATE: Having for months dismissed Western sanctions on Russia as toothless, business leaders here are now afraid that the downing of the Malaysian jetliner will bring about an international isola...
July 25, 2014 01:33 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Airport plan prompts pollution, noise concerns
Plans to create what would be metro Atlanta's second commercial airport have prompted concerns ranging from noise at a National Park to potential harm to rare fish in nearby streams.
July 25, 2014 12:15 PM | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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High Tech Ministries event secures 19 sponsors
High Tech Ministries, a nonprofit organization in Atlanta with thousands of local technology community constituents, announced a record high number of corporate sponsorships for the 23rd annual Hig...
July 24, 2014 08:28 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kroger raises more than $329K for troops
Kroger customers in the Atlanta Division raised more than $329,000 through the grocer’s annual “Round-Up” and “Honoring Our Heroes” campaigns in support of the United Service Organization, surpassi...
July 22, 2014 05:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Study: 35 percent in US facing debt collectors
More than 35 percent of Americans have debts and unpaid bills that have been reported to collection agencies, according to a study released Tuesday by the Urban Institute.
July 29, 2014 10:20 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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UPS 2Q profit drops, lowers outlook on spending
UPS lowered its outlook for the year as it announced plans to spend more on technology and other enhancements to improve service during peak season.
July 29, 2014 09:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kellogg Co. announces plan to close Georgia plant
A food manufacturing company has announced plans to close a plant in western Georgia by the end of next year.
July 28, 2014 04:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ports Authority reaches 3 million container mark
The Georgia Ports Authority has reached a milestone by breaking the 3 million container mark.
July 28, 2014 12:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mike Dunlap named President, CEO of Fifth Third Bank
Karen Dee, EVP, Regional President of Fifth Third Bank, announced Commercial banking executive Mike Dunlap has been named president/CEO of Fifth Third Bank, effective immediately. Fifth Third Bank ...
July 28, 2014 12:05 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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PRGX Inc. to release 2Q results Monday
Cumberland-based PRGX Global Inc., the world’s leading provider of accounts payable recovery audit services and the pioneer in Profit Discovery, announced that the company will release its financia...
July 26, 2014 11:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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ETS Solutions names additions
ETS Solutions, 975 Cobb Place Boulevard, Suite 314 in Kennesaw, named Mallory Lawrence as its new Sales Support Manager and Kelly Schirack as its new Client Service Manager. Both Lawrence and Schir...
July 26, 2014 11:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rubbermaid to webcast 2Q results
Newell Rubbermaid, which has offices at 1600 Wilson Way SE in Smyrna, announced that it its second quarter 2014 earnings results will be released July 31 prior to market open and will be followed b...
July 26, 2014 11:09 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rubbermaid to acquire Contigo, Avex
Newell Rubbermaid, which has offices at 1600 Wilson Way SE in Smyrna, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Ignite Holdings LLC from North Castle Partners, a leading private equity firm focu...
July 26, 2014 11:08 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Resurgens Orthopaedics celebrates 15 years
Resurgens Orthopaedics, Georgia’s largest orthopaedic practice — which has several Cobb County locations, celebrated 15 years of orthopaedic excellence serving the metro Atlanta community July 1. “...
July 26, 2014 10:52 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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