• Governance requires board members to objectively asses companies' strengths, weaknesses By Biz Journals   -   Oct 20, 2018

    GOVERNANCE REQUIRES BOARD MEMBERS TO OBJECTIVELY ASSES COMPANIES' STRENGTHS, WEAKNESSES

    Edward Queen, Michelle Jarrard, and Lizanne Thomas took part in the "A Guide to Governance and Board Issues" discussion at Atlanta...

    Guide, Government, Business, Companies, Company
  • Atlanta City Council meeting on Gulch redevelopment called off By Biz Journals   -   Oct 19, 2018

    ATLANTA CITY COUNCIL MEETING ON GULCH REDEVELOPMENT CALLED OFF

    A special called meeting of the Atlanta City Council to take up the proposed Gulch redevelopment is off. The meeting was to have been...

    Indices, Council
  • If you win $1B lottery, buy this spectacular oceanfront mansion By Biz Journals   -   Oct 19, 2018

    IF YOU WIN $1B LOTTERY, BUY THIS SPECTACULAR OCEANFRONT MANSION

    Dreaming of ways to spend $1 billion lottery win? Here's one suggestion - the jackpot would easily cover the $159 million, 30,000-square-foot...

    Property, Buy
  • President of Clark Atlanta University to step down By Biz Journals   -   Oct 19, 2018

    PRESIDENT OF CLARK ATLANTA UNIVERSITY TO STEP DOWN

    In his letter of resignation, Johnson said he was resigning with a “heavy heart” and that he had made the decision for “personal reasons.”

  • Take a look at some of the rare Porsches up for auction in Atlanta Oct. 27 By Biz Journals   -   Oct 19, 2018

    TAKE A LOOK AT SOME OF THE RARE PORSCHES UP FOR AUCTION IN ATLANTA OCT. 27

    The catalogue for the Porsche 70th Anniversary Auction in Atlanta this month includes some rare and historic cars expected to receive...

    Sale, Places
  • Automotive Minute: 2018 Volvo XC40 looks good, drives even better By Biz Journals   -   Oct 19, 2018

    AUTOMOTIVE MINUTE: 2018 VOLVO XC40 LOOKS GOOD, DRIVES EVEN BETTER

    The small crossover market is hot right now, with automakers debuting model after model in an attempt to quench buyers' thirst for...

    Sale, Rights, Marketing, Market, Luxury, Right
  • Amazon revisits trio of cities as HQ2 decision nears, but all still quiet in Atlanta By Biz Journals   -   Oct 19, 2018

    AMAZON REVISITS TRIO OF CITIES AS HQ2 DECISION NEARS, BUT ALL STILL QUIET IN ATLANTA

    While Amazon.com Inc. executives are reportedly putting more boots on the ground for some major HQ2 contenders, insiders in Atlanta...

    New York, Indices, AMZN
  • Hotels and Restaurants: Peachtree Hotel Group buys Atlantic Station site By Biz Journals   -   Oct 19, 2018

    HOTELS AND RESTAURANTS: PEACHTREE HOTEL GROUP BUYS ATLANTIC STATION SITE

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

    Industry, Industries, Buy
  • Executive Profile: From drug dealing to crowdfunding By Biz Journals   -   Oct 19, 2018

    EXECUTIVE PROFILE: FROM DRUG DEALING TO CROWDFUNDING

    Atlanta real estate CEO Jay Morrison turned his life around at a young age from selling drugs to founding the first black-owned real...

    Fund, Real Estate
  • Atlanta Inno: 5 things I learned at my first Flatiron School coding class By Biz Journals   -   Oct 19, 2018

    ATLANTA INNO: 5 THINGS I LEARNED AT MY FIRST FLATIRON SCHOOL CODING CLASS

    Despite writing about tech for more than seven months now, reporter Madison Hogan never really learned how to code.

    Tech
  • Atlanta ready to host Super Bowl LIII By Biz Journals   -   Oct 19, 2018

    ATLANTA READY TO HOST SUPER BOWL LIII

    From security to transportation to entertainment, Atlanta is ready to host Super Bowl LIII in February, officials representing the...

    Security
  • Delta to launch flights between Atlanta and Ontario, Calif By Biz Journals   -   Oct 19, 2018

    DELTA TO LAUNCH FLIGHTS BETWEEN ATLANTA AND ONTARIO, CALIF

    Delta is adding a new California connection from its Atlanta hub by springtime. Beginning April 22, Delta Air Lines Inc. expects to...

    Ads, Service, Services, DAL
  • Atlanta experts say to join a board, do your homework and position yourself By Biz Journals   -   Oct 19, 2018

    ATLANTA EXPERTS SAY TO JOIN A BOARD, DO YOUR HOMEWORK AND POSITION YOURSELF

    Veronica Biggins, Joel Koblentz and Mylle Mangum were slated to take part in the “For-Profit Boards: Opening the Door” discussion at...

    Business
  • Women Who Mean Business Q&A: State Farm's Kristyn Cook-Turner By Biz Journals   -   Oct 19, 2018

    WOMEN WHO MEAN BUSINESS Q&A: STATE FARM'S KRISTYN COOK-TURNER

    Q&A with Kristyn Cook-Turner, a 2018 Women Who Mean Business honoree.

    Business
  • The Movie Biz: Eleanor Ringel-Cater's all-time final curtains By Biz Journals   -   Oct 19, 2018

    THE MOVIE BIZ: ELEANOR RINGEL-CATER'S ALL-TIME FINAL CURTAINS

    Final films can be funny things. Not funny-ha-ha, but funny, um, unpredictable, writes film critic Eleanor Ringel-Cater.

  • By Biz Journals   -   Oct 19, 2018

    CAPITOL VISION: DEEPENING PROJECT HITS $1B; ATLANTA COPS GETTING RAISES

    Rundown of Georgia's top government news.

    Government
  • CNN moving Headline News brand from NYC to Atlanta HQ, cuts jobs By Biz Journals   -   Oct 19, 2018

    CNN MOVING HEADLINE NEWS BRAND FROM NYC TO ATLANTA HQ, CUTS JOBS

    CNN is bringing its Headline News brand to its headquarters in Atlanta. The move affects jobs in New York due to the network's cutting...

    Job, Jobs, Moving, New York, HLN
  • King of Pops, Big Citizen bringing diner concept to Atlanta Dairies By Biz Journals   -   Oct 19, 2018

    KING OF POPS, BIG CITIZEN BRINGING DINER CONCEPT TO ATLANTA DAIRIES

    A popular popsicle maker is teaming up with an Atlanta restaurant group to open a new diner concept at the forthcoming Atlanta Dairies...

  • Report: Norfolk Southern CEO says HQ will move to Atlanta 'only if many aspects can be resolved' By Biz Journals   -   Oct 19, 2018

    REPORT: NORFOLK SOUTHERN CEO SAYS HQ WILL MOVE TO ATLANTA 'ONLY IF MANY ASPECTS CAN BE RESOLVED'

    Norfolk Southern Corp. CEO Jim Squires told the Virginia-based railroad giant's employees Thursday that the company will move its headquarters...

    Moving, Company, Ads, Building, Construction, Companies
  • Home Depot adding hundreds of high-paying jobs in Cobb County By Biz Journals   -   Oct 19, 2018

    HOME DEPOT ADDING HUNDREDS OF HIGH-PAYING JOBS IN COBB COUNTY

    Home Depot is working on an expansion in Cobb County that could add hundreds of high-paying IT and logistics jobs. The Home Depot Inc....

    Moving, Jobs, Building, Ads, Real Estate, Job, HD