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'Hollywood P3000' and 'The Avenue' Launch Promotional Campaign
'Hollywood P3000' and 'The Avenue' Launch Promotional Campaign

2017-08-11

Press Release – updated: Aug 10, 2017 17:44 EDT ATLANTA, August 10, 2017 – A promotional campaign is hitting the streets for two hot artists that are representing Atlanta straight from the West Side. These two artists are not new to the music scene; they met in 2012, have performed at numerous showcases and even previously worked with some of Atlanta’s top names. These two artists have had their music played by numerous DJs and heard throughout the city while being played at some well-known Atlanta nightlife spots. Keep your ears to the streets as you will be hearing more from these artists soon! “The Avenue” — also known to family and friends as Nicholas Payne — was born and raised on the West Side of Atlanta; Simpson Road to be exact. Growing up on the West Side of Atlanta and being around...

Richard Shelor Joins Atlanta-Based National Mortgage Organization, PrivatePlus
Richard Shelor Joins Atlanta-Based National Mortgage Organization, PrivatePlus

2017-08-11

PrivatePlus Mortgage, a division of National Bank of Commerce, has named Richard Shelor a Mortgage Banker. www.PrivatePlusMortgage.com Atlanta, GA, August 11, 2017– PrivatePlus Mortgage, a division of National Bank of Commerce, has named Richard Shelor a Mortgage Banker. “Richard believes in creating lasting client relationships in order to best understand and therefore better serve client’s long-term needs beyond the initial mortgage,” says Michael O’Nan, Vice President & Mortgage Banker for PrivatePlus. A University of Georgia graduate in Economics, Shelor has over nine years of experience in the mortgage/financial services industry as well as in residential and commercial real estate. He served as managing broker of a commercial development and sales firm from 2004 to 2011. “I look at the big picture and enjoy discussing the factors that need to be a part of the strategy of each loan; I really...

Medway Air Ambulance Named a Platinum Sponsor for American Case Management Association’s 12th Annual Georgia Chapter Case Management Conference
Medway Air Ambulance Named a Platinum Sponsor for American Case Management Association’s 12th Annual Georgia Chapter Case Management Conference

2017-08-11

    LAWRENCEVILLE, GA, August 11, 2017 — Medway Air Ambulance is pleased to announce they will be a Platinum Sponsor at the American Case Management Association’s 12th Annual Case Management Conference for the Georgia Chapter. The ACMA Conference in Atlanta offers continuing education, as well as provides dedicated time for attendees to network with their colleagues and representatives from exhibiting organizations. This one day event is being held on Friday, August 12, 2017 at the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta, GA. “As the largest fixed wing air ambulance operator based in Georgia, Medway is excited to introduce our skills and capabilities to this year’s attendees,” share Mark Chapman, Program Coordinator at Medway Air...

NSF Features Kepley BioSystems on New “Seed Fund” Web Page
NSF Features Kepley BioSystems on New “Seed Fund” Web Page

2017-08-11

Poster presented by Kepley BioSystems at the 2017 NSF Phase II Grantees Conference in Atlanta, Georgia. The KBI sustainable bait matrix is formulated to release the same molecular attractants as forage fish. OrganoBait™ can stem the usage of forage fish to capture crustaceans....

North Fulton Plastic Surgeon Named a Castle Connolly Top Doctor for the 7th Year in a Row
North Fulton Plastic Surgeon Named a Castle Connolly Top Doctor for the 7th Year in a Row

2017-08-10

    ATLANTA, GA, August 10, 2017 — Dr. Mike Majmundar, a board-certified facial plastic surgeon at Northside Plastic Surgery in Alpharetta, GA, has been named a Castle Connolly Top Doctor for 2017. It is the seventh consecutive year that Majmundar has received the award. Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. publishes its list of Castle Connolly Top Doctors at castleconnolly.com, as well as in a wide variety of printed directories, partner publications, and on partner/affiliate websites. In Atlanta, the list of area Top Doctors is published in the July issue of Atlanta Magazine. Castle Connolly Top Doctors are selected by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. after being nominated by peer physicians in an online nomination process. Nominations are open to all board-certified MDs and DOs, and each year tens of thousands of doctors cast many tens...

Georgia Equality Endorses Alex Wan in Race for Atlanta City Council President
Georgia Equality Endorses Alex Wan in Race for Atlanta City Council President

2017-08-09

Wan again gains support of statewide organization as he seeks Atlanta’s second-highest office after two successful terms as a City Councilperson. Atlanta, GA, August 09, 2017– Atlanta City Councilmember Alex Wan, who is seeking the second-highest elected position in Atlanta government – Atlanta City Council President, has been endorsed by Georgia Equality (www.GeorgiaEquality.org), the state’s largest statewide LGBT advocacy group. “Through his work these past seven years on City Council and through his many years of broad community activism and engagement in the greater Atlanta community, Alex has demonstrated that he is the best candidate to lead City Council as its President,” says Jeff Graham, Executive Director of Georgia Equality. “We are proud to endorse him in his bid for this crucial position, especially at a time when the new City Council President will need to work with a new Mayor and a Council...

Agency Spotter Releases Top Branding Agencies Report: August 2017
Agency Spotter Releases Top Branding Agencies Report: August 2017

2017-08-07

The Top 20 Branding Agencies Report evaluates more than 2,000 branding agencies and design firms based on their credentials, focus and expertise in branding, client feedback, and project work. This report takes a broad look at branding agencies who specialize in branding, brand identity, naming, and brand standards. Press Release – updated: Aug 7, 2017 08:00 EDT ATLANTA, USA, August 7, 2017 – ​​​Agency Spotter publishes the Top Branding Agencies Quarterly Report that ranks more than 2,000 branding agencies based on their competitive portfolio, agency work and client reviews. In the new edition of the Top Branding Agencies Report, 11 agencies made the report for the first time with six new agencies cracking...

ComforceHealth is a Corporate Sponsor of Southeast State Associations

2017-08-07

ComforceHealth is a Corporate Sponsor of Southeast State Associations ATLANTA, GEORGIA, UNITED STATES, August 7, 2017 — ComforceHealth is now a corporate sponsor of several state associations in the Southeast, including: GHIMA, NCHIMA, SCHIMA, and LHIMA. As part of this sponsorship, ComforceHealth has been selected to conduct a roundtable discussion at the upcoming GHIMA conference on August 7th. Robyn Stambaugh, Vice President, HIM Services & Operations, is leading a roundtable on the importance of Information Governance as a business strategy. “The case for Information Governance (IG) in healthcare is evident; it is no longer a buzz word in the industry,” said Stambaugh. “I look forward to engaging in a roundtable discussion with my peers centered on their unique IG journey. As a student of IG, it’s a great opportunity for me to listen and learn...

Top Medical Apparel Company Uniform Advantage Relocates and Remodels 3 Retail Stores
Top Medical Apparel Company Uniform Advantage Relocates and Remodels 3 Retail Stores

2017-08-05

We made it our goal to enhance the shopping experience for our customers. Fort Lauderdale, FL August 05, 2017 — Uniform Advantage (UA), a multi-channel retailer of scrub uniforms and accessories for healthcare and hospitality industries relocates and remodels three retail stores. Throughout the retail industry, stores are closing at alarming rates, however, Uniform Advantage has decided to reinvest into their retail stores to ensure stability and a cohesive shopping experience for customers whether they shop in-store or online. The first Uniform Advantage store to undergo this project in 2017 is in Doral, Florida, which moved next to Macy’s...

Family Agriculture Resource Management Services (F.A.R.M.S.) Partners with Atlanta Black Restaurant Week to Benefit Local and State Hunger Relief Entities
Family Agriculture Resource Management Services (F.A.R.M.S.) Partners with Atlanta Black Restaurant Week to Benefit Local and State Hunger Relief Entities

2017-08-05

Family Agriculture Resource Management Services (F.A.R.M.S.) Partners with Atlanta Black Restaurant Week to Benefit Local and State Hunger Relief Entities Atlanta Black Restaurant Week has graciously agreed to provide F.A.R.M.S. with a donation to contribute to our food bank programming with local and state hunger relief entities. Rock Hill, SC, August 05, 2017– In partnership with Atlanta Black Restaurant Week F.A.R.M.S. is pleased to announce F.A.R.M.S., will be the recipient of 15 percent of all sales proceeds from the two-week event. Black Restaurant week is now taking place July 31 to August 13, participating restaurants and diners like the Sweet Potato Café will be offering meals at prices varying from $15 to $25 per person, however, fine dining establishments prices will be between $35 to $45 per person. F.A.R.M.S. is a regional nonprofit that provides legal and technical services to small farmers in the...

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