Georgia Business

AAA Fire Protection Resources, Inc. Partners with BizIQ

01 01 1970

Lawrenceville, GA -- 10/06/2017 --AAA Fire Protection Resources, Inc., a provider of fire protection equipment sales, installation and service to commercial clients, is pleased to announce it has partnered with BizIQ, a web marketing company in Phoenix, Arizona, that works with small business clients throughout the United States and Canada.In teaming up with BizIQ, AAA Fire Protection Resources, Inc. hopes to put an updated website and a strategic marketing campaign to work in an effort to build its customer base and grow its business. BizIQ works with clients across a wide spectrum of industries and brings years of collective experience to its work with the fire extinguisher service in Lawrenceville, GA.The first major step in BizIQ's partnership with AAA Fire Protection Resources, Inc. is the development of a new company website for its client, which will cover its products and services in depth while also providing a straightforward way for current and prospective customers of...

99MerchantAccount.com Nominated as Top 2017 POS Provider by Retail CIO Outlook Magazine

01 01 1970

Retail Point of Sale Portable Point of Sale Touchscreen Point of Sale 99 Merchant Account.com just received an esteemed nomination by Retail CIO Outlook for the prestigious honor of contending for the top POS provider spot. Fantastic Point of Sale Terminals combined with Wholesale Rates. Definitely a Win-Win for Small Business Owners!”— Valerie Whitt TAMPA, FLORIDA, USA, August 17, 2017 -- August 11, 2017 -- 99 Merchant Account.com certainly provides a great retail merchant experience. And, Retail CIO Outlook magazine would like to prove it, by nominating the company to become the top POS provider of 2017. 99MerchantAccount.com is known for its highly-competitive pricing, which includes its popular wholesale credit card rates. The merchant provider also offers specialized social media software to help retailers grow their businesses with user-friendly tools. Unlike most merchant services, 99MerchantAccount.com does not charge for terminal placement. Instead,...

9 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Recognized by Human Resource Executive, Lawdragon

01 01 1970

June 23, 2017 Nine attorneys from global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP were recognized by Human Resource Executive, in a report researched by the Lawdragon organization for their work in employment, traditional labor, and immigration law. In 2014, Peter W. Zinober was named to the “Hall of Fame,” the publication’s most coveted honor. For the seventh consecutive year, the “Nation’s 20 Most Powerful Employment Attorneys – Immigration” list includes Laura Foote Reiff. Since 2013, the “Nation’s 100 Most Powerful Employment Attorneys” list includes Charles S. Birenbaum and James N. Boudreau, and, this year, David Long-Daniels and Jonathan L. Sulds were also included. Terence P. McCourt was recognized among the “Nation’s 20 Most Powerful Employment Attorneys - Labor” for the second consecutive year. Todd D. Wozniak appears again on the publication’s list of the “Nation’s 40 Most Powerful Employment...

7 minutes, 12.7 seconds: The 2018 911 GT3 sets a new best lap time

01 01 1970

ATLANTA, May 4, 2017 -- The new 2018 Porsche 911 GT3 has celebrated its debut on the Nürburgring with a lap time of 7 minutes, 12.7 seconds on the legendary Nordschleife. The track-bred 911 bested the time set by the previous model by 12.3 seconds. "The new 911 GT3 not only offers the maximum amount of driving pleasure, but with this lap time we have emphatically proven that it also delivers an impressive performance on the Nordschleife. The focus was on optimizing the drivability and adapting the car to the slight increase in engine power," said a delighted Frank-Steffen Walliser, Vice President, Motorsport and GT cars, at Porsche. "A few years ago, lap times like this could only ever be achieved by thoroughbred race cars with slick tires," added Andreas Preuninger, Director, GT Product Line. "The new GT3 achieves this with comparatively modest power, and is still fully suitable for everyday use." The 911 GT3 also relies more on pure racing technology than...

6 Cities Win National Awards for Websites by Vision

01 01 1970

"Creating local government websites that meet the needs of today's citizens is a complex process," said Vision CEO David Nachman  "These award-winning sites have several key things in common. They are easy to navigate, easy to understand, engaging, mobile and search-centric. They deliver exceptional service and value to the people they serve. We congratulate each of the winners for their excellence and their innovation." National Association of Government Web Professionals (NAGW) Pinnacle Awards: Judged by a group of public and private sector web professionals, Pinnacle Awards are presented based on website content, organization, design, performance and flexibility, accessibility and interactivity. The City of Peachtree Corners, Georgia won the top Pinnacle Award among cities and counties with populations of 40,001 to 95,000, while the cities of Hurst, Texas and Williamsburg, Virginia won the Pinnacle Award and Members'...

4 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Listed in Who’s Who Legal, Labour & Employment 2017

01 01 1970

NEW YORK June 23, 2017 Four attorneys from global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP have been recognized in Who’s Who Legal: Labour, Employment & Benefits Guide 2017. Featured in the guide are: Labor & Employment Peter W. Zinober, who specializes in the defense of employment discrimination cases in state and federal court, both jury and non-jury, as well as wage and hour, disability discrimination, Sarbanes-Oxley, Dodd-Frank, and other whistleblower defense, age, and all other types of employment litigation. Zinober is a shareholder in the firm’s Tampa and Orlando offices. Robert M. Goldich, who has more than 35 years of experience as a labor and employment lawyer and litigator representing employers in all aspects of labor and employee relations, including general employment counseling, employment contract negotiation, collective bargaining negotiations, labor arbitration, and the representation of employers in administrative and courtroom litigation. Goldich is...

24 SkillsUSA Schools Named as Models of Excellence

01 01 1970

These students are an amazing group. They possess the skills that every employer seeks, including leadership, initiative, communication, teamwork and problem solving. Leesburg, Va. May 02, 2017 SkillsUSA recently named 24 SkillsUSA chapters as Models of Excellence. This national program recognizes the integration and application of personal, workplace and technical skills in SkillsUSA chapter activities. This is one of the highest awards bestowed on chapters by SkillsUSA, which is among the largest student organizations for career and technical education. “The Models of Excellence program represents the very best in chapter achievement and community involvement,� said Timothy W. Lawrence, executive director of SkillsUSA. “These chapters define excellence across the board, serving as models for other chapters to emulate in strengthening their local programs. These students represent our future workforce and reflect the future...

23 New STEM and Outdoor Badges Enrich Girl Scout Programming, Which Data Shows Helps Girls Excel in Life

01 01 1970

At a time when 81 percent of American voters think preparing girls for leadership roles should be a national priority, GSUSA—the preeminent leadership development organization for girls—offers girls even more opportunities to learn skills and empower themselves with the experiences they need to succeed in life. And as the Girl Scout Research Institute releases new findings that confirm the outstanding leadership outcomes that Girl Scouts exhibit compared to their non–Girl Scout peers, there has never been a better time to join. New Programming in STEM and the Outdoors Through hands-on and age-appropriate experiences for girls as young as five, Girl Scouts is both enhancing the important outdoor opportunities the organization is known for and addressing the lack of exposure many girls have to STEM. In fact, Girl Scouts are almost twice as likely as non–Girl...

2017-18 National FFA Officer Team Elected at 90th National FFA Convention & Expo

01 01 1970

Indianapolis October 30, 2017 Students from Arizona, California, Georgia, Iowa, Kentucky and Oklahoma have been elected by delegates throughout the United States to serve on the 2017-18 National FFA Officer team. Breanna Holbert, an agricultural education major at California State University of Chico, was elected national president. Holbert is the first female African American elected to the office of president. Erica Baier, an agricultural education major at Iowa State University, was elected national secretary. Piper Merritt, an agricultural economics major at Oklahoma State University, was elected central region vice president. Bryce Cluff, an agricultural technology and management: education major at the University of Arizona, will serve as western region vice president. Ian Bennett, majoring in agriscience and environmental systems - plant breeding and genetics at the University of Georgia, was elected southern region vice president. Gracie Furnish, a career and technical education...

2017 Top Customer Rated Atlanta Garage Door Company by Find Local Contractors Is HABPRO Garage Doors

01 01 1970

Farmer states, It is an honor to be recognized for doing what we love. Our team at HABPRO will continue to work hard to earn our client’s respect and continued patronage. Lawrenceville, GA May 05, 2017 For multiple years, HABPRO Garage Doors has earned the honor of Find Local Contractors Top Customer Rated Garage Door Company, enjoying this honor again for 2017. This prestigious award is gained from their excellence in customer service and high quality services in garage door repair and replacement. Top quality products and exceptional service are the keys to the success that has granted HABRPRO Garage Doors such fantastic reviews from their customers. Almost 40 years of unwavering excellent service have gained them generations of repeat customers that continue to give them support and praise for their superior service. Excellent service is a trait the owners of HABPRO want to continue giving to their customers in the Atlanta area. Owner Bill Farmer and the rest...

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