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Chamber ready to work with Georgia"s new political leaders

The Ge.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 11th, 2019

Congress, White House under fire for failing to aid hurricane-ravaged Georgia farmers

Gov. Brian Kemp and other state political leaders are turning up the heat on the federal government to get moving on a $13.5 billion federal disaster aid package to help Georgia farmers hit hard by Hurricane Michael last fall. The bill has stalled amid .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 11th, 2019

Amazon receives challenge from face recognition researcher over biased AI

Joy Buolamwini's work has caught the attention of political leaders and led some to seek limits on the use of computer vision tools to analyze human faces......»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 4th, 2019

Georgia Chamber, state Hispanic Chamber ink partnership

The Georgia Chamber of Commerce and Georgia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce have launched a partnership seeking to foster relationships between Hispanic and non-Hispanic business and government leaders. "With a growing Hispanic population, there has been .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 30th, 2018

Behind the scenes at NYSE: Chants for "A-T-L" as Arthur Blank, city business leaders ring stock exchange bell (Photos)

On Tuesday morning, the Metro Atlanta Chamber’s board of directors was invited, along with Arthur Blank and Georgia and Atlanta’s political leadership, to participate in and witness the ringing of the bell on the floor of the New York Stock Exc.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 23rd, 2019

Massell, Arrington honored by Atlanta City Council

The Atlanta City Council voted unanimously Monday to honor two of the city's long-time political leaders by naming portions of Atlanta City Hall after them. The Old Council Chamber inside the City Hall Tower will be named for former Mayor Sam Massell,.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 5th, 2019

Three Birmingham execs named finalists for EY"s Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Three Birmingham entrepreneurs are being recognized for their work in Ernst & Young's 2019 Entrepreneur of the Year Award in the Southeast. The program recognizes entrepreneurs and leaders in companies who excel in growth, innovation, financial perfor.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 14th, 2019

Another $11.8 million set for approval for downtown stadium

Work continues to have the city's $75 million baseball stadium ready for play in 2020......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 14th, 2019

Work hard, go to college and keep cool: Lessons from dad that help these execs in biz today

Standing firm with a gentle touch, fathers have a way of delivering crucial guidance that survives the test of time. In fact, many Orlando business leaders learned key lessons as children while at the knees of the most important man in their lives.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 14th, 2019

Here are takeaways from day one of Charlotte leaders" trip to Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH — Affordable housing. Skills training and trade work for people with criminal records. Economic mobility. Those issues dominated a conversation Wednesday between Charlotte Mayor Vi Lyles and Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto at the Phipps Con.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2019

How to decide which HR benefits are right for your company

Most leaders are aligned when it comes to general objectives; we all want high-caliber talent on our team, people who are engaged and empowered by their work, who contribute more, are absent less and take pride in helping the company achieve its go.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2019

Cox, Georgia-Pacific, American Cancer Society CEOs among new Carter Center advisors

The Carter Center has added more than 30 high-profile Georgia business leaders to its leadership advisory group. The Atlanta-based not-for-profit organization aimed at advancing peace and health worldwide, said Wednesday it appointed 32 new members.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 12th, 2019

Trump v. U.S. Chamber shows just how much Washington is changing

Of all President Trump’s feuds, his ongoing scuffle with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce may be the most helpful to his political brand as a Republican disrupter taking on the old Washington establishment......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 11th, 2019

Financial leaders forging community partnerships

Welcome to this year’s Bay Area CFO of the Year Awards, where we celebrate Chief Financial Officers who give back to their communities through their support for Larkin Street Youth Services. The awards reveal and showcase the hard work and charact.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 7th, 2019

Here’s why your marketing probably isn’t working

As the leader of a marketing agency, I have the opportunity to constantly meet business leaders who have questions about marketing or are curious about our work. Almost every conversation starts with “Our marketing strategy isn’t working…” .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 3rd, 2019

Trump: UK should be ready to leave EU without a deal

President Donald Trump has waded into the most controversial issue in British politics by urging the U.K. government to leave the European Union without a deal if it can't get better terms from EU leaders......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 2nd, 2019

Disney CEO says it will be "difficult" to film in Georgia if abortion law takes effect

Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Bob Iger told Reuters on Wednesday it would be "very difficult" for the media company to keep filming in Georgia if a new abortion law takes effect because many people will not want to work in the U.S. state......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 30th, 2019

Calling all Super Women in Business

She is a leader both at work and in the community. She is an exemplary representative for the Mid-South. She is a Super Women in Business. The Memphis Business Journal will honor the city’s standout business leaders at its 7th annual Super Wom.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 30th, 2019

Disney CEO says it will be "difficult" to film in Georgia if abortion law takes effect

Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Bob Iger told Reuters on Wednesday it would be "very difficult" for the media company to keep filming in Georgia if a new abortion law takes effect because many people will not want to work in the U.S. state......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 30th, 2019

Exclusive: Disney CEO says it will be "difficult" to film in Georgia if abortion law takes effect

Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Bob Iger told Reuters on Wednesday it would be "very difficult" for the media company to keep filming in Georgia if a new abortion law takes effect because many people will not want to work in the U.S. state......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 29th, 2019

Citigroup Sees Big Upside for 2 of the Largest Biotechs

Despite the wearing down of hepatitis C drugs and the political climate targeting drug prices, this analyst sees stabilization and predictability in the base businesses of two key biotech leaders......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMay 23rd, 2019