• 1,000-acre Thomasville plantation offered in sealed-bid auction By Biz Journals   -   Apr 20, 2019

    1,000-ACRE THOMASVILLE PLANTATION OFFERED IN SEALED-BID AUCTION

    A 1,000-acre Thomasville-area plantation is being offered for sale via sealed-bid auction with offers due next month. Conifer, which...

    Travels, Travel, Sale
  • The Insider: YWCA's Salute to Women of Achievement By Biz Journals   -   Apr 19, 2019

    THE INSIDER: YWCA'S SALUTE TO WOMEN OF ACHIEVEMENT

    Atlanta Business Chronicle Photographer Byron Small attends some of the city's biggest parties and events, where the state's most influential...

    Business
  • Anthem expanding into second Tech Square tower, adding hundreds of jobs By Biz Journals   -   Apr 19, 2019

    ANTHEM EXPANDING INTO SECOND TECH SQUARE TOWER, ADDING HUNDREDS OF JOBS

    Anthem is creating new jobs in Atlanta as part of the expansion, but also shifting employees from its current offices in Buckhead and...

    Ads, Job, Jobs, Tech
  • Can't raise price? Market too competitive? Try this By Biz Journals   -   Apr 19, 2019

    CAN'T RAISE PRICE? MARKET TOO COMPETITIVE? TRY THIS

    If I only had a dollar for every time I have heard “We can't raise price, our market is too competitive!” That is the prevailing story...

    Business, Market, Moving, Marketing
  • Poké concept from '90s rocker coming to Atlanta By Biz Journals   -   Apr 19, 2019

    POKÉ CONCEPT FROM '90S ROCKER COMING TO ATLANTA

    Atlanta is quickly becoming a hot spot for poké franchises.

    Franchise, Franchises
  • Georgia unemployment held steady in March By Biz Journals   -   Apr 19, 2019

    GEORGIA UNEMPLOYMENT HELD STEADY IN MARCH

    Unemployment in Georgia held steady last month, the state Department of Labor reported this week. The Peach State's March unemployment...

    Ads, Job, Jobs, Rate
  • Georgia Power elevates executive to fill C-Suite opening By Biz Journals   -   Apr 19, 2019

    GEORGIA POWER ELEVATES EXECUTIVE TO FILL C-SUITE OPENING

    Georgia Power has elevated David Poroch to fill an opening in its C-Suite. The Atlanta-based electric utility's board of directors...

    Energy, Energies, CNP
  • Capitol Vision: University System of Georgia tuition going up 2.5 percent; Atlanta City Council prioritizes transportation projects By Biz Journals   -   Apr 19, 2019

    CAPITOL VISION: UNIVERSITY SYSTEM OF GEORGIA TUITION GOING UP 2.5 PERCENT; ATLANTA CITY COUNCIL PRIORITIZES TRANSPORTATION PROJECTS

    Recap of Georgia's top government and education news of the week.

    Government, Education, Council
  • Chamblee extends Rail Trail with LCI grant By Biz Journals   -   Apr 19, 2019

    CHAMBLEE EXTENDS RAIL TRAIL WITH LCI GRANT

    Chamblee has been working to develop the trail since 2000 when it purchased an old railroad spur running under Peachtree Boulevard.

  • Real Estate Notebook: Perimeter towers One and Three Glenlake sold for $228M By Biz Journals   -   Apr 19, 2019

    REAL ESTATE NOTEBOOK: PERIMETER TOWERS ONE AND THREE GLENLAKE SOLD FOR $228M

    Recap of Atlanta's top real estate news of the week.

    Real Estate
  • Connectivity key for metro area tourists By Biz Journals   -   Apr 19, 2019

    CONNECTIVITY KEY FOR METRO AREA TOURISTS

    Making MARTA and other transportation options tourist-friendly is crucial to their success, says MARTA CEO Jeffrey Parker.

  • ACVB chair focused on future possibilities By Biz Journals   -   Apr 19, 2019

    ACVB CHAIR FOCUSED ON FUTURE POSSIBILITIES

    He spoke to Atlanta Business Chronicle earlier this year about his passion for hospitality and the city, and his goals for his tenure...

    Future, Futures, Business
  • Architect of Georgia Tech's Kendeda Living Building on why nature is necessary By Biz Journals   -   Apr 19, 2019

    ARCHITECT OF GEORGIA TECH'S KENDEDA LIVING BUILDING ON WHY NATURE IS NECESSARY

    Joshua R. Gassman, sustainable design director at Lord Aeck Sargent in Atlanta, led the design team for the Kendeda Building for Innovative...

    Sustainability, Building, Innovations, Tech, Innovation
  • Hospitality Notes: City of Atlanta may enact broader smoking ban By Biz Journals   -   Apr 19, 2019

    HOSPITALITY NOTES: CITY OF ATLANTA MAY ENACT BROADER SMOKING BAN

    A weekly recap of Atlanta's restaurant and hospitality industries.

    Industry, Industries
  • The Movie Biz: Forget CGI - let's talk about magic in the movies By Biz Journals   -   Apr 19, 2019

    THE MOVIE BIZ: FORGET CGI - LET'S TALK ABOUT MAGIC IN THE MOVIES

    It seems like we used to talk a lot about “the magic of the movies.” Now we just say “CGI” or “special effects.” However, “Inescapable:...

  • Chamblee Doraville CID on track toward formation By Biz Journals   -   Apr 19, 2019

    CHAMBLEE DORAVILLE CID ON TRACK TOWARD FORMATION

    The rough boundaries of the CID are: Interstate 285 to the north; Clairmont Road, south; Peachtree Boulevard, west; Buford Highway,...

  • Executive Profile: Georgia Swarm's newest C-Suite member learned from Atlanta Legends, Thrashers demise By Biz Journals   -   Apr 19, 2019

    EXECUTIVE PROFILE: GEORGIA SWARM'S NEWEST C-SUITE MEMBER LEARNED FROM ATLANTA LEGENDS, THRASHERS DEMISE

    "When the day comes it's like losing a family member."

  • Automotive Minute: Completely redesigned 2020 Subaru Outback gets new turbo engine, more high-tech features By Biz Journals   -   Apr 19, 2019

    AUTOMOTIVE MINUTE: COMPLETELY REDESIGNED 2020 SUBARU OUTBACK GETS NEW TURBO ENGINE, MORE HIGH-TECH FEATURES

    Current Subaru Outback owners who like their vehicle but want the latest in-vehicle tech and safety features Subaru offers will be...

    Tech, High Tech
  • Clint Eastwood could direct flick on Atlanta Olympics bombing hero By Biz Journals   -   Apr 19, 2019

    CLINT EASTWOOD COULD DIRECT FLICK ON ATLANTA OLYMPICS BOMBING HERO

    Clint Eastwood is looking to direct “The Ball of Richard Jewell,” a film about the life of security guard who discovered a backpack...

    Security
  • Genuine Parts honors the late Wilton Looney and Larry Prince with a garden By Biz Journals   -   Apr 19, 2019

    GENUINE PARTS HONORS THE LATE WILTON LOONEY AND LARRY PRINCE WITH A GARDEN

    Genuine Parts dedicated a garden in front of its headquarters at 2999 Wildwood Parkway on Thursday - complete with stone benches in...