• Hurricane relief, Delta tax break clear General Assembly By Biz Journals   -   Nov 17, 2018

    HURRICANE RELIEF, DELTA TAX BREAK CLEAR GENERAL ASSEMBLY

    The Georgia Senate signed off Saturday on Hurricane Michael relief and a sales tax exemption on jet fuel, putting the wraps on a five-day...

    Taxes, Tax, Sale
  • 40 Under Forty: Andrew J. Young Foundation's Gaurav Kumar By Biz Journals   -   Nov 17, 2018

    40 UNDER FORTY: ANDREW J. YOUNG FOUNDATION'S GAURAV KUMAR

    Kumar is a member of the 2018 class of 40 Under Forty honorees.

  • 40 Under Forty: The Weather Channel's Lauren Linder By Biz Journals   -   Nov 17, 2018

    40 UNDER FORTY: THE WEATHER CHANNEL'S LAUREN LINDER

    Linder is a member of the 2018 class of 40 Under Forty honorees.

  • Ambassador Andrew Young on Gulch deal: Private investment has been key to Atlanta's growth By Biz Journals   -   Nov 17, 2018

    AMBASSADOR ANDREW YOUNG ON GULCH DEAL: PRIVATE INVESTMENT HAS BEEN KEY TO ATLANTA'S GROWTH

    Ambassador Andrew Young is glad that Atlanta leaders are moving forward with a deal to develop downtown's Gulch area. He notes that...

    Moving, Investment, Investments, Invest, Business
  • Atlanta City Councilman Ivory Lee Young Jr. dies at 56 By Biz Journals   -   Nov 17, 2018

    ATLANTA CITY COUNCILMAN IVORY LEE YOUNG JR. DIES AT 56

    Atlanta City Councilman Ivory Lee Young Jr. died at a local hospital Friday after undergoing cancer treatment. He was 56. Young, a...

    Council
  • 40 Under Forty: Atlanta Hawks' Garin Narain By Biz Journals   -   Nov 16, 2018

    40 UNDER FORTY: ATLANTA HAWKS' GARIN NARAIN

    Narain is a member of the 2018 class of 40 Under Forty honorees.

  • Abrams acknowledges Kemp's victory in governor's race By Biz Journals   -   Nov 16, 2018

    ABRAMS ACKNOWLEDGES KEMP'S VICTORY IN GOVERNOR'S RACE

    While not calling it a concession speech, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams acknowledged late Friday that Republican...

  • Weltyworld owner wants to bring more young people into architecture By Biz Journals   -   Nov 16, 2018

    WELTYWORLD OWNER WANTS TO BRING MORE YOUNG PEOPLE INTO ARCHITECTURE

    Chris Welty is the incoming president of AIA Atlanta.

  • Viewpoint: Atlanta entrepreneur decides to F the commute By Biz Journals   -   Nov 16, 2018

    VIEWPOINT: ATLANTA ENTREPRENEUR DECIDES TO F THE COMMUTE

    Some advice from Tom Cox, owner of Tom Cox Design Studio and cofounder of Small Town Creatives.

  • See who came out for our first Diversity & Inclusion Awards By Biz Journals   -   Nov 16, 2018

    SEE WHO CAME OUT FOR OUR FIRST DIVERSITY & INCLUSION AWARDS

    Civil rights icon C.T. Vivian and his son, Basic Diversity CEO Al Vivian, were jointly honored with the first Lifetime Achievement...

    Rights, Property, Business, Right
  • Executive Profile: Joseph Fawole brings Midtown Atlanta to hotel guests By Biz Journals   -   Nov 16, 2018

    EXECUTIVE PROFILE: JOSEPH FAWOLE BRINGS MIDTOWN ATLANTA TO HOTEL GUESTS

    Atlanta Business Chronicle asked Joseph Fawole about his passion for hospitality and how this property will fit into the local market.

    Business, Property, Market, Marketing
  • Delta adds 10 more A330s to fleet to replace older aircraft and bolster international growth By Biz Journals   -   Nov 16, 2018

    DELTA ADDS 10 MORE A330S TO FLEET TO REPLACE OLDER AIRCRAFT AND BOLSTER INTERNATIONAL GROWTH

    Delta Air Lines is buying 10 additional A330-900neo jetliners under an agreement with Airbus and Rolls-Royce, in an effort to replace...

    Buy
  • Major League Baseball extends TV deal with Fox for $5.1B during owners meetings in Atlanta By Biz Journals   -   Nov 16, 2018

    MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL EXTENDS TV DEAL WITH FOX FOR $5.1B DURING OWNERS MEETINGS IN ATLANTA

    Major League Baseball has signed a seven-year media rights renewal with Fox Sports that sources say is worth $5.1 billion, or $728.6...

    Sports, Rights, Sport, Right, Media, Medias
  • General Assembly special session winding down By Biz Journals   -   Nov 16, 2018

    GENERAL ASSEMBLY SPECIAL SESSION WINDING DOWN

    The three bills that make up the General Assembly's main agenda for this week's special session cleared two Georgia Senate committees...

  • The biggest myth about millennial home buyers in Atlanta By Biz Journals   -   Nov 16, 2018

    THE BIGGEST MYTH ABOUT MILLENNIAL HOME BUYERS IN ATLANTA

    Millennials are plugged in, well informed and tech savvy. It would be easy to assume that, in a competitive housing market like Atlanta,...

    Tech, Buy, Marketing, House, Housing, Real Estate, Internet, Market
  • Capitol Vision: Huge industrial park planned near Port of Savannah; Public university enrollment sets record By Biz Journals   -   Nov 16, 2018

    CAPITOL VISION: HUGE INDUSTRIAL PARK PLANNED NEAR PORT OF SAVANNAH; PUBLIC UNIVERSITY ENROLLMENT SETS RECORD

    A development team based in Atlanta and Jacksonville, Fla., has announced plans to build a Class A industrial park within 10 miles...

    Industries, Building, Industry
  • Automotive Minute: World's best-selling car gets a complete redesign for 2020 By Biz Journals   -   Nov 16, 2018

    AUTOMOTIVE MINUTE: WORLD'S BEST-SELLING CAR GETS A COMPLETE REDESIGN FOR 2020

    The world's best-selling car has gotten a redesign. The 12th-generation 2020 Toyota Corolla debuted showing off a pointed nose, piercing...

    World
  • The Movie Biz: ‘Bohemian Rhapsody' will rock you - even if you know nothing of Queen By Biz Journals   -   Nov 16, 2018

    THE MOVIE BIZ: ‘BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY' WILL ROCK YOU - EVEN IF YOU KNOW NOTHING OF QUEEN

    What is it like to go to a movie that is clearly not intended for you? I've never been to a Queen concert. I've never seen Queen on...

    World
  • Former CDC contracting official sent to prison for taking payments from contractor By Biz Journals   -   Nov 16, 2018

    FORMER CDC CONTRACTING OFFICIAL SENT TO PRISON FOR TAKING PAYMENTS FROM CONTRACTOR

    A former high-level contracting official at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta has been sentenced to federal...

    Service, Services
  • Atlanta Inno: Atlanta startup The Labz helps creatives with copyright By Biz Journals   -   Nov 16, 2018

    ATLANTA INNO: ATLANTA STARTUP THE LABZ HELPS CREATIVES WITH COPYRIGHT

    Atlanta Inno reports on the week's biggest local tech and startup stories.

    Tech