• Georgia Power gets OK for battery energy storage investment, environmental compliance strategy By Biz Journals   -   Jul 16, 2019

    GEORGIA POWER GETS OK FOR BATTERY ENERGY STORAGE INVESTMENT, ENVIRONMENTAL COMPLIANCE STRATEGY

    Georgia Power's desired foray into battery storage has received the green light. Georgia Public Service Commission on Tuesday unanimously...

    Moving, Service, Investment, Services, Investments, Energy, Energies, Green, Invest, MW
  • West Midtown's The Interlock lands taco joint, ice cream sandwich shop By Biz Journals   -   Jul 16, 2019

    WEST MIDTOWN'S THE INTERLOCK LANDS TACO JOINT, ICE CREAM SANDWICH SHOP

    The Interlock, a $450 million mixed-use project rising in West Midtown, has landed two more tenants. Velvet Taco and Cathy's: Gourmet...

    Land, Green, Location, Market, Marketing
  • Child-safety monitoring firm Bark Technologies raising $6 million By Biz Journals   -   Jul 16, 2019

    CHILD-SAFETY MONITORING FIRM BARK TECHNOLOGIES RAISING $6 MILLION

    Atlanta Business Chronicle in April ranked Bark as the metro area's 16th fastest-growing private company.

    Technology, Business, Companies, Company, Technologies
  • Downtown convention hotel shut down due to reported cases of Legionnaires' disease By Biz Journals   -   Jul 16, 2019

    DOWNTOWN CONVENTION HOTEL SHUT DOWN DUE TO REPORTED CASES OF LEGIONNAIRES' DISEASE

    Atlanta's sixth-largest hotel is shut down as health officials investigate reported cases of Legionnaires' disease. The Sheraton Atlanta...

  • Two Atlanta startups make Cox, Techstars 2019 accelerator program By Biz Journals   -   Jul 16, 2019

    TWO ATLANTA STARTUPS MAKE COX, TECHSTARS 2019 ACCELERATOR PROGRAM

    Ten startups, two Atlanta-based, have been named to the 2019 accelerator program by Techstars Atlanta, a worldwide network aiming to...

    Fund, Company, Companies, Building, Business
  • Studio Movie Grill could come to North Point shopping center By Biz Journals   -   Jul 16, 2019

    STUDIO MOVIE GRILL COULD COME TO NORTH POINT SHOPPING CENTER

    It would replace the former AMC Theatre.

  • Logistics real estate giant Prologis buying IPT for $4B, expands Atlanta properties By Biz Journals   -   Jul 16, 2019

    LOGISTICS REAL ESTATE GIANT PROLOGIS BUYING IPT FOR $4B, EXPANDS ATLANTA PROPERTIES

    Logistics real estate giant Prologis Inc. on July 15 announced a nearly $4 billion deal to acquire the wholly owned properties of Denver-based...

    Transaction, Property, Real Estate, Industries, Buy, Marketing, Industry, Market, PLD
  • Q&A with The Home Depot's Craig Menear, 2019 Most Admired CEO By Biz Journals   -   Jul 16, 2019

    Q&A WITH THE HOME DEPOT'S CRAIG MENEAR, 2019 MOST ADMIRED CEO

    Atlanta Business Chronicle just named our list of Atlanta's Most Admired CEOs of 2019. They are scheduled to be honored on Aug. 22...

    Building, Business
  • Automotive Minute: 2019 BMW M2 is the confident coupe you should be buying By Biz Journals   -   Jul 16, 2019

    AUTOMOTIVE MINUTE: 2019 BMW M2 IS THE CONFIDENT COUPE YOU SHOULD BE BUYING

    There's the Dodge Challenger and the Ford Mustang, the Mazda MX-5 Miata and Chevrolet Camaro. Forget them. The coupe you should be...

    Buy
  • CoStar Group to layoff 173 employees across its two Atlanta offices By Biz Journals   -   Jul 16, 2019

    COSTAR GROUP TO LAYOFF 173 EMPLOYEES ACROSS ITS TWO ATLANTA OFFICES

    CoStar Group announced it is expecting to layoff up to 173 employees across its two Atlanta offices. The Washington D.C.-based research...

    Business, Location, Companies, Company
  • Atlanta home sales soften in June, but prices still rising By Biz Journals   -   Jul 15, 2019

    ATLANTA HOME SALES SOFTEN IN JUNE, BUT PRICES STILL RISING

    Metro Atlanta homes sales are softening as compared to last year, although prices continue to steadily make gains, industry group Atlanta...

    Sale, Industry, Industries
  • October opening eyed for new Kroger along Beltline By Biz Journals   -   Jul 15, 2019

    OCTOBER OPENING EYED FOR NEW KROGER ALONG BELTLINE

    A new Kroger store along the Atlanta Beltline's Eastside Trail is expected to open in mid-October, according to its developer. The...

    Location, Business, Market, Marketing
  • These U.S. airlines have the most mishandled baggage By Biz Journals   -   Jul 15, 2019

    THESE U.S. AIRLINES HAVE THE MOST MISHANDLED BAGGAGE

    Luggage being misplaced, damaged or delayed is a common complaint in air travel. But some airlines do a better job of limiting the...

    Travel, Jobs, Travels, Job, Nasdaq, AAL
  • SEC Media Days to return to Atlanta in 2020 By Biz Journals   -   Jul 15, 2019

    SEC MEDIA DAYS TO RETURN TO ATLANTA IN 2020

    Southeastern Conference Commissioner Greg Sankey announced Monday via Twitter that the SEC Media Days will return to Atlanta in 2020. The...

    Media, Medias
  • Automotive Minute: 2020 Jeep Gladiator gives enthusiasts everything they're looking for By Biz Journals   -   Jul 15, 2019

    AUTOMOTIVE MINUTE: 2020 JEEP GLADIATOR GIVES ENTHUSIASTS EVERYTHING THEY'RE LOOKING FOR

    A tween clasped his chest and yelled, “Gladiator” at the top of his lungs as Jeep's new pickup truck rolled by him in the more shabby...

  • More brewpubs are popping up in Eastside Atlanta neighborhoods By Biz Journals   -   Jul 15, 2019

    MORE BREWPUBS ARE POPPING UP IN EASTSIDE ATLANTA NEIGHBORHOODS

    Breweries and brewpubs have started to pop up more frequently around metro Atlanta ever since former Governor Nathan Deal signed Senate...

    United States, Industries, Industry, Location
  • Redevelopment set for vacant restaurants near North Point Mall By Biz Journals   -   Jul 15, 2019

    REDEVELOPMENT SET FOR VACANT RESTAURANTS NEAR NORTH POINT MALL

    The project would be another step in a broader plan to revive the North Point Mall area.

  • Q&A with Craig Lesser, 2019 Most Admired CEO By Biz Journals   -   Jul 15, 2019

    Q&A WITH CRAIG LESSER, 2019 MOST ADMIRED CEO

    Atlanta Business Chronicle just named our list of Atlanta's Most Admired CEOs of 2019. They are scheduled to be honored on Aug. 22...

    Management, Building, Business
  • National spotlight to again shine on Atlanta child murders via Netflix show, possible HBO special By Biz Journals   -   Jul 15, 2019

    NATIONAL SPOTLIGHT TO AGAIN SHINE ON ATLANTA CHILD MURDERS VIA NETFLIX SHOW, POSSIBLE HBO SPECIAL

    The notorious Atlanta child murders from 40 years ago are poised to reemerge in the mainstream on two of the most-popular TV outlets. The...

    Places
  • Why Bank of America veteran Cathy Bessant is a strong candidate for Wells Fargo's top job By Biz Journals   -   Jul 15, 2019

    WHY BANK OF AMERICA VETERAN CATHY BESSANT IS A STRONG CANDIDATE FOR WELLS FARGO'S TOP JOB

    Whether advancing LGBTQ equality or climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, BofA's Cathy Bessant has been up to the challenge. Will fixing Wells...

    Job, Banks, Jobs, Bank