• State Farm Arena GM ready to show the public the next-generation venue By Biz Journals   -   Sep 19, 2018

    STATE FARM ARENA GM READY TO SHOW THE PUBLIC THE NEXT-GENERATION VENUE

    The clock is winding down on the project that has consumed Brett Stefansson's working life since he joined the Atlanta Hawks in 2016. “We're...

    Rights, Right, Management, Franchises, Franchise
  • 2019 UGA football schedule: Bulldogs to host Notre Dame for first time ever By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2018

    2019 UGA FOOTBALL SCHEDULE: BULLDOGS TO HOST NOTRE DAME FOR FIRST TIME EVER

    The 2019 football season will include a pair of firsts for the University of Georgia. Next season's schedule, released Tuesday, includes...

  • Beyond co-working space, The Gathering Spot aims for community By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2018

    BEYOND CO-WORKING SPACE, THE GATHERING SPOT AIMS FOR COMMUNITY

    While working with nonprofit organizations, Ryan Wilson says he kept running into the same problem: There never seemed to be enough...

    Service, Services, Business
  • Florida utility offers an alternative to finishing Plant Vogtle expansion By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2018

    FLORIDA UTILITY OFFERS AN ALTERNATIVE TO FINISHING PLANT VOGTLE EXPANSION

    The Florida utility suing one of the partners in the Plant Vogtle nuclear expansion to get out of the long-delayed, over-budget project...

    Buy
  • Wounded Warrior Project extends partnership with Emory, giving $29M grant for PTSD, brain research By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2018

    WOUNDED WARRIOR PROJECT EXTENDS PARTNERSHIP WITH EMORY, GIVING $29M GRANT FOR PTSD, BRAIN RESEARCH

    The Emory Healthcare Veterans Program and Wounded Warrior Project are continuing their partnership, with the nonprofit giving a five-year,...

    Healthcare, PTSD, TBI
  • UPS boosts seasonal employee hiring plan nationally, trims needs in metro Atlanta By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2018

    UPS BOOSTS SEASONAL EMPLOYEE HIRING PLAN NATIONALLY, TRIMS NEEDS IN METRO ATLANTA

    UPS is upping its overall seasonal hiring plans for the 2018 holiday rush, but is seeking fewer employees locally than last year. United...

    Services, Volume, Service, Volumes, UPS
  • Site selector: Amazon's HQ2 announcement likely to come after midterm elections By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2018

    SITE SELECTOR: AMAZON'S HQ2 ANNOUNCEMENT LIKELY TO COME AFTER MIDTERM ELECTIONS

    The 20 finalists for Amazon's second headquarters should expect an announcement from the company after the midterm elections, a top...

    Location, Company, Invest, Consulting, Companies, Investment, Job, Investments, Jobs
  • First Look: Custom suit maker Indochino opens first Atlanta showroom By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2018

    FIRST LOOK: CUSTOM SUIT MAKER INDOCHINO OPENS FIRST ATLANTA SHOWROOM

    Custom suit maker Indochino has opened its first Atlanta showroom at the Shops Around Lenox in Buckhead. Indochino is a Vancouver,...

    Guide, Company, Companies
  • Following their gut: Coca-Cola continues health push by buying Australian kombucha brand By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2018

    FOLLOWING THEIR GUT: COCA-COLA CONTINUES HEALTH PUSH BY BUYING AUSTRALIAN KOMBUCHA BRAND

    Coca-Cola is talking another major step away from its core soda line and toward healthier options, adding a kombucha brand to its portfolio. The...

    Trading, Marketing, Buy, Ads, Market, KO
  • Atlanta City Council ordinance calls for independent review of Gulch deal By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2018

    ATLANTA CITY COUNCIL ORDINANCE CALLS FOR INDEPENDENT REVIEW OF GULCH DEAL

    Eight of the 15 members of the Atlanta City Council are calling for an independent review of the planned redevelopment of downtown's...

    Consulting, Council
  • Report: Metro Atlanta's GDP growth ranked 13th among major U.S. cities in 2017 By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2018

    REPORT: METRO ATLANTA'S GDP GROWTH RANKED 13TH AMONG MAJOR U.S. CITIES IN 2017

    Metro Atlanta's 2017 GDP growth growth ranked 13th in the nation among major metro areas.

  • Automotive Minute: Amazon charge port installation debuts alongside new electric Audi SUV By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2018

    AUTOMOTIVE MINUTE: AMAZON CHARGE PORT INSTALLATION DEBUTS ALONGSIDE NEW ELECTRIC AUDI SUV

    Move over, Tesla Model X. There's a new luxury EV in town. Audi, a member of the Volkswagen Group, has pulled the curtain back, formally...

    Luxury, Moving
  • Study says SunTrust Park, The Battery an economic home run By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2018

    STUDY SAYS SUNTRUST PARK, THE BATTERY AN ECONOMIC HOME RUN

    The Atlanta Braves will be an economic home run for Cobb County and its school system over at least the next 20 years, according to...

    Tech
  • Home of the Day: Beautiful Home in the Heart of Chastain Park! By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2018

    HOME OF THE DAY: BEAUTIFUL HOME IN THE HEART OF CHASTAIN PARK!

    By The Jessicas, Agents Home of the Day is presented by the Atlanta Business Chronicle with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage....

    Property, Luxury, Business
  • Home of the Day: Garmon Ferry Beauty! By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2018

    HOME OF THE DAY: GARMON FERRY BEAUTY!

    By Katie Brinkman, Agent Home of the Day is presented by the Atlanta Business Chronicle with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage....

    Property, Luxury, Business
  • Home of the Day: Custom Home in Ardsley Park! By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2018

    HOME OF THE DAY: CUSTOM HOME IN ARDSLEY PARK!

    By Betsy Feder, Agent Home of the Day is presented by the Atlanta Business Chronicle with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage. This...

    Property, Luxury, Business
  • Hundreds of Georgia workers to lose jobs as power equipment-maker Husqvarna announces plant closure By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2018

    HUNDREDS OF GEORGIA WORKERS TO LOSE JOBS AS POWER EQUIPMENT-MAKER HUSQVARNA ANNOUNCES PLANT CLOSURE

    Swedish outdoor power equipment-maker Husqvarna Group said Tuesday it will close a big plant in southeast Georgia, impacting hundreds...

    Moving, Jobs, Business, Companies, Company, Job
  • Connolly named CEO of Cousins Properties By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2018

    CONNOLLY NAMED CEO OF COUSINS PROPERTIES

    Cousins Properties Inc. has named Colin Connolly as its new CEO. The move will become effective January 1. The prominent Atlanta real...

    Companies, Moving, Real Estate, Property, Company, CUZ
  • Atlanta fintech startup KyckGlobal raises $8 million By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2018

    ATLANTA FINTECH STARTUP KYCKGLOBAL RAISES $8 MILLION

    Atlanta fintech startup KyckGlobal Inc. said Tuesday it's raised $8 million to launch a payments platform that makes it easier for...

    Management, Investment, Companies, Investments, Fund, Company, Invest
  • Report: Atlanta company eyes northwest Georgia solar energy project By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2018

    REPORT: ATLANTA COMPANY EYES NORTHWEST GEORGIA SOLAR ENERGY PROJECT

    An Atlanta company is eyeing a big new solar energy project in northwest Georgia, The Daily Tribune News reports. Beltline Energy LLC...

    Companies, Energies, Company, Energy