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Google is starting small, thinking big with 'Project Fi'
Google wants the wireless services that connect mobile devices to digital content to be cheaper and more reliable.
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Delta reports dip in key revenue figure for April
Delta Air Lines Inc. says a key revenue figure fell in April compared with a year ago as fuel surcharges declined and the strong dollar reduced the value of tickets sold overseas.
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DynamiX Web Design wins 40 Communicator Awards
Kennesaw-based DynamiX Web Design announced it recently was awarded 13 gold and 27 silver trophies in the 21st Annual Communicator Awards presented by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts. Wi...
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State Bank to present at conference
State Bank Financial Corporation, the holding company of State Bank and Trust Company — which has a Marietta location, announced Chairman and CEO Joe Evans and vice Chairman and President Tom Wiley...
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The Home Depot executive vice president honored
On April 29, the Georgia Justice Project honored Teresa Wynn Roseborough, executive vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary for Vinings-based The Home Depot, with its 2015 Grass Roo...
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Credit union appoints senior vice president of Branch Delivery and Operations
Delta Community Credit Union, which has three Cobb County locations, recently named Pam Davis as its new senior vice president of Branch Delivery and Operations. Davis will report to chief operatin...
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Georgia remains above average after April drop
Manufacturing in Georgia fell another point to 59.5 in the month of April, but remains relatively strong according to the Purchasing Managers Index released May 1 by Kennesaw State University’s Eco...
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Silverton partners with Gas South
Silverton Mortgage Specialists Inc. recently announced The Silverton Foundation, its 501(c)3 nonprofit subsidiary, has partnered with Cumberland-based Gas South LLC to further the organization’s mi...
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US factory activity improves in April, but hiring declines
U.S. factories expanded in April at the same pace as in March, but manufacturers are starting to curtail hiring in a possible sign of weakness.
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Airlines bring in more money from bag, reservations fees
UPDATE: U.S. airlines are earning billions, and they're collecting more in fees on checked bags and reservation changes.
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McDonald's challenge: Make it simpler, but add choices
UPDATE: McDonald's wants to simplify, simplify, simplify — but also add a bunch of choices for customers to avoid growing stale.
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Bank reports 1Q net income
United Community Banks Inc., the holding company for United Community Bank which has several branches in Cobb County, on April 22 reported net income of $17.7 million, or 29-cents per diluted share...
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Swift-Cantrell Park Foundation adds member
The Swift-Cantrell Park Foundation announced the addition of Gas South’s Mark Goodman to its Board of Directors. The objective of the Swift-Cantrell Park Foundation is to help support the continued...
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Bowden Inc. honored with Pacesetter Award
Marietta-based Robert Bowden Inc., an employee-owned wholesale manufacturer and distributor of building materials to the residential construction market, was named the 47th fastest growing private ...
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MBA to have Small Business Week
The Marietta Business Association will have the following events during Small Business Week: ♦ Monday from 5:30 to 7 p.m., the MBA and the Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art, 30 Atlanta St. in Marietta, w...
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Ambulance service receives award
Metro Atlanta Ambulance Service, 595 Armstrong St. in Marietta, recently received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline EMS Gold Award, recognizing their strong commitment to improving...
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Ultimate Escape Game to have grand opening
Cumberland-based Ultimate Escape Game Atlanta will have a ribbon-cutting ceremony May 8 at 11 a.m. with the Cobb County Chamber of Commerce. The company is in the Galleria 75 at 3200 Cobb Galleria ...
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1 in 4 US renters must use half their pay for housing costs
UPDATE: More than one in four U.S. renters have to use at least half their family income to pay for housing and utilities. That's the finding of an analysis of Census data by Enterprise Community P...
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GM, Ford, Nissan, Fiat Chrysler report April sales gains
UPDATE: Hot sales of small and midsize SUVs drove auto sales higher last month as General Motors, Ford, Toyota, Fiat Chrysler and Nissan all reported U.S. sales gains.
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