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Southern Co. 2Q profit more than doubles
Southern Co. on Wednesday reported earnings that more than doubled in its second quarter, and topped analysts' expectations.
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North Cobb Business Association’s Alive After Five event Thursday
The North Cobb Business Association will have its July Alive After Five event at Primeco Insurance, 2615 Sandy Plains Road in Marietta from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. tomorrow. Admission is free. For more i...
July 29, 2014 08:16 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local elected to CBA division
The Community Bankers Association of Georgia’s Leadership Division named Katherine Kay, senior vice president of Human Resources and Marketing for Georgia Commerce Bank, which has locations in Acwo...
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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 | 4 4 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...
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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...
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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 | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kennesaw State University social media class starts Aug. 11
Kennesaw State University’s College of Continuing and Professional Education announced its Social Media Marketing course will begin Aug. 11 and run through Sept. 8. The course, designed to provide ...
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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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A more vigorous US economy appears to be emerging
UPDATE: The U.S. economy has rebounded with vigor from a grim start to 2014 and should show renewed strength into next year.
July 30, 2014 02:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Manhattan Associates reports record 2Q results
Cumberland-based Manhattan Associates Inc. reported record non-GAAP adjusted diluted earnings per share for the second quarter ending June 30, 2014 of 29 cents compared to 24 cents in 2Q 2013, on l...
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MBA’s Business and Biscuits Thursday
The Marietta Business Association will have a Business and Biscuits networking event from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. tomorrow at the Marietta Museum of History, 1 Depot Street, Suite 200 in Marietta, with c...
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Windsong lauds veteran employee
Windsong Properties, which builds the Bel-Aire community in Powder Springs, announced the 10th anniversary of veteran employee, Carrie Roeger, who serves as the operations manager for the active ad...
July 29, 2014 08:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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 ...
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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 | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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