Georgia Business

Coats Rose Expands to Midwest Market with New Cincinnati Office
Coats Rose Expands to Midwest Market with New Cincinnati Office

2017-07-20

Expanding our affordable housing and community development practice beyond our current geographical footprint is part of our goal of establishing a national affordable housing practice. Houston, Texas July 20, 2017 — Coats Rose, P.C., a business transaction and litigation law firm headquartered in Houston, is pleased to announce their expansion to the Midwest with the establishment of the firm’s new Cincinnati office. Bringing decades of affordable housing experience, directors Alysse Hollis and Ronald Bell, and of counsels, John Peck and Robert Bruns, will establish and anchor Coats Rose’s new affordable housing and community development practice in Cincinnati, effective Aug. 1, 2017. “Expanding our affordable...

Outstanding Alumni Entrepreneur Award for Tribe Inc.’s Elizabeth Baskin
Outstanding Alumni Entrepreneur Award for Tribe Inc.’s Elizabeth Baskin

2017-07-19

Elizabeth Cogswell Baskin, CEO and Executive Creative Director of Atlanta-based Tribe, Inc. recognized as one of Emory’s inaugural outstanding alumni entrepreneurs. www.TribeInc.com Atlanta, GA, July 19, 2017– Elizabeth Cogswell Baskin, CEO and Executive Creative Director of Tribe, is among the winners named in the inaugural year of the Emory Entrepreneur Awards from the Emory Entrepreneur Network. The Network “recognizes outstanding alumni entrepreneurs who demonstrate the highest caliber of innovation. Each of our honorees is a founder of a rapidly growing organization.” To celebrate the honorees, Emory hosted an awards celebration at WeWork in Buckhead, Atlanta’s financial and entertainment district. Baskin was also one of three award recipients selected to participate in a panel discussion at Emory’s Leadership Weekend. Tribe (www.tribeinc.com) is an Atlanta-based internal communications agency that...

HBO’S “BALLERS” SEASON THREE TRAILER TURNS J2’S SINGLE “ADRENALINE” INTO FAN FAVORITE
HBO’S “BALLERS” SEASON THREE TRAILER TURNS J2’S SINGLE “ADRENALINE” INTO FAN FAVORITE

2017-07-19

LOS ANGELES, CA – 07/19/2017 (PRESS RELEASE JET) — “Adrenaline” a single from ground-breaking producer J2 who has been creating buzz in the music industry with his electrifying sound techniques, has been catapulted to massive success following its feature in the recently released HBO’s “Ballers” season three trailer with over 2.15 millions views to date. Its success has also translated into a substantial increase in listenership on the leading streaming sites, including Spotify, iTunes and Shazam.  The track joins an impressive catalog of singles that have been featured in...

Signature Bank Introduces Instant Issue Debit Cards to Clients
Signature Bank Introduces Instant Issue Debit Cards to Clients

2017-07-18

Press Release – updated: Jul 18, 2017 08:00 EDT Sandy Springs, Georgia, July 18, 2017 – Continually striving to offer innovative, competitive and convenient products and services, today Signature Bank launched an enhancement that ensures clients don’t have to wait to receive their debit card ever again.  Instant issuance of chip-enabled debit cards is now just a standard client delivery expectation at Signature Bank. Clients receive their permanent EMV-chip debit cards on the spot with the added security of not having to worry about them getting lost or stolen in the mail. Additionally, clients can choose their unique debit card face from a selection of various images ranging from sports, to travel, to our beloved Sandy Springs turtle. David Perlis, Managing Director of Retail...

Longtime State Rep. Managing Atlanta City Council President Campaign
Longtime State Rep. Managing Atlanta City Council President Campaign

2017-07-18

Longtime State Rep. Managing Atlanta City Council President Campaign Atlanta native Doug Teper to serve as campaign manager for Alex Wan, who is running for Atlanta City Council President. www.AlexWanForAtlanta.com Atlanta, GA, July 18, 2017– Atlanta City Councilmember Alex Wan, who is seeking the second-highest elected position in Atlanta government – Atlanta City Council President, has named veteran political operative Doug Teper as his Campaign Manager. “Doug’s deep knowledge of the political landscape and his many alliances across the City are great assets to our campaign team,” Wan says. “In moving from two successful terms on Atlanta City Council to a bid for citywide office, it was important to bring in a leader like Doug.” Teper served in the State Legislature from 1988 until 2004 (District 61), representing many DeKalb and intown Atlanta neighborhoods. Since leaving the legislature,...

Fintech leader OppLoans Appoints Sal Hazday to COO Role
Fintech leader OppLoans Appoints Sal Hazday to COO Role

2017-07-18

    CHICAGO, IL, July 18, 2017 — OppLoans, a leading online lending platform, has hired veteran business executive, Sal Hazday, as Chief Operating Officer. OppLoans leverages strong technology and analytics to provide liquidity with flexible payment options to non-prime consumers. Hazday will lead operational excellence while driving new product strategy and ensuring continued best-in-class customer service rankings. Hazday joins OppLoans from ADP, where he most recently led its Small Business Services division that provides Payroll, HR and Time & Attendance solutions to over 500,000 small business clients. Prior to that role, he ran ADP’s Insurance Services agency, which manages over $1 billion in client premiums. Hazday obtained a bachelor’s degree from Yale and an MBA from Stanford. “Sal is a well-known industry veteran who brings...

Greenberg Traurig's Lori Cohen Co-Chairs, Hosts “Fireside Chat” at ACI’s Women in Life Sciences Law Conference
Greenberg Traurig's Lori Cohen Co-Chairs, Hosts “Fireside Chat” at ACI’s Women in Life Sciences Law Conference

2017-07-18

Boston, MA July 18, 2017 — For a fourth consecutive year, award-winning litigator Lori G. Cohen will co-chair and speak at ACI’s 4th Annual Conference on Women Leaders in Life Sciences Law, taking place July 19 – 21 at the Hyatt Regency Boston. Cohen is Chair of the Pharmaceutical, Medical Device & Health Care Litigation Practice, Chair of the Trial Practice Group, and Co-Chair of the Atlanta Litigation Practice...

Argus Broker Affiliate Sells Georgia Self Storage Facility
Argus Broker Affiliate Sells Georgia Self Storage Facility

2017-07-16

Mike Patterson, CCIM of Commercial Realty Services of West Georgia sold Rock Solid Self Storage in Dallas, GA. Dallas, GA, July 16, 2017– Mike Patterson, CCIM of Commercial Realty Services of West Georgia represented the seller of Rock Solid Self Storage, Inc. located at 137 Amberhill Drive in Dallas, Georgia. This property is located in the NW quadrant of the Atlanta MSA which is a very hot area for development. The property was listed at $2,500,000 which translated to 7% CAP on existing income. The facility offers 22,000 RSF of traditional and climate controlled storage and 140 secure parking spaces that were fully leased. The buyer, Carpenter Storage, plans to expand the facility and hold long term. Mike Patterson, CCIM is the Argus Self Storage Sales Network broker affiliate representing the state of Georgia. He can be reached at 770-301-1886. Based in Denver, Colorado, the Argus Self Storage Sales Network (ASSSN)...

ROI Corporation expands into Connecticut; seasoned broker David Richman to lead office in Simsbury

2017-07-16

Experienced business brokerage firm in MA expands into Connecticut market We believe the mid-market business is underserved here in Connecticut and we are pleased to offer a brokerage service that will address this need.” — David Richman ROCKLAND, MA, UNITED STATES, July 16, 2017 — ROI Corporation (http://roibusinessbrokers.com), a leading business brokerage firm based in Rockland, MA, and Marietta GA, is expanding into Connecticut with the opening of an office in Simsbury, and with the appointment of seasoned business broker veteran David Richman leading the charge. Richman, who will serve as Executive...

American CNG Energy Plans for Expansion, Brings New CNG Consultation Manager.
American CNG Energy Plans for Expansion, Brings New CNG Consultation Manager.

2017-07-14

American CNG Energy, LLC announces new hire, John Jordan to help continue their Compressed Natural Gas fueling station expansion. Jordan helps to both acquire new truck fleets to the station and education potential clients about the benefits of going green. Press Release – updated: Jul 14, 2017 05:44 EDT Costa Mesa, CA, July 14, 2017 (PressRelease.com) – American CNG Energy, LLC announced that John Jordan has joined the Company to further develop the portfolio of accounts for the Company’s growing Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) stations. Mr. Jordan comes with 10 years of extensive marketing experience, bringing his skills in brand development, digital marketing and client procurement to the table. Mr. Jordan is the CNG Fleet Consultation Manager at American CNG Energy, responsible for acquiring...

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