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State Tipoffs Involving Georgia Newsletter for Sunday January 12, 2020 ( 49 items )  

Adriana Iordan, 2Checkout's VP of Product, to Speak at Product-Led Summit 2020
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 11 -- 2Checkout, an all-in-one monetization platform for businesses, issued the following news: 2Checkout, the leading all-in-one monetization platform for global businesses, is pleased to announce that Adriana Iordan, VP of Product Management and Growth Services, will be a speaker at Product-Led Summit 2020, an online event aimed at helping SaaS companies build products that sell themselves. 2Checkout is also a proud sponsor of the event taking place January 20-31, 2020.  more

After Failing to Oversee a Critical Boost to Georgia's Economy, Kemp Is Now Trying to Pull the Plug on the State's Film Industry
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 9 -- The Georgia Democratic Party issued the following news release: Just days before the 2020 legislative session, Governor* Brian Kemp and Republican legislators once again let Georgians down by threatening to gut the immensely popular film tax credit, which has boosted Georgia's economy, brought hundreds of businesses to the state, and was responsible for over 90,000 jobs in 2018. Kemp's comments come within days of an AJC report that his own administration failed to p  more

Alston & Bird Elects 17 New Partners
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 10 -- Alston and Bird, a law firm, issued the following news release: Alston & Bird has announced the election of 17 lawyers to its partnership, effective January 1, 2020. The new partners span four U.S. offices--Atlanta, Los Angeles, New York, and Washington, D.C.--and encompass 12 practice areas. Seven of the new partners are litigators, while five have corporate and transactional practices. Of the newly promoted partners, five are women, and three are Asian American.   more

Alston & Bird: A Best Workplace for Diversity
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 9 -- Alston and Bird, a law firm, issued the following news release: Alston & Bird has once again been recognized by Fortune magazine for its culture of diversity and inclusion. In Fortune's 2019 "100 Best Workplaces for Diversity," Alston & Bird ranks No. 79. It is the third time the firm has been recognized by Fortune as a leader among U.S. companies doing the most to create diverse and inclusive work cultures. "Diversity and inclusion are mission-critical," said Al  more

Alston & Bird: Helen Su Named a Top China Lawyer by China Business Law Journal
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 10 -- Alston and Bird, a law firm, issued the following news release: Helen Su, Alston & Bird partner and leader of the firm's China Business Team, has been recognized by the China Business Law Journal in its "A-List 2019: China's Elite Lawyers (Foreign Firms)." This is the second consecutive year that Su has been recognized as a top private practice lawyer for China-related business. As noted by the publication, Su was singled out not only for her "profound legal knowle  more

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and Partners Break Ground on Police Recruit Housing Complex
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 11 -- The city of Atlanta issued the following news release: * * * - The complex will further community policing initiatives and bolster recruitment * * * Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms joined City officials, the Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation, and community partners to break ground on a new housing complex on North Avenue in West Atlanta. The complex is part of the Atlanta Police Foundation's Secure Neighborhoods program designed to reduce crime, improve community poli  more

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Appoints New Director of Office of Contract Compliance
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 9 -- The city of Atlanta issued the following news release: Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced the appointment of Martin Clarke to serve as Director of the Office of Contract Compliance (OCC). "Martin has built a distinguished career and his passion for defending fair practices for women and minority-owned businesses will ensure that there is a level playing field for all persons who wish to do business with the City of Atlanta," said Mayor Bottoms. The OCC is the ent  more

Barnes & Thornburg Continues Government Relations Growth in Atlanta With Addition of Misty Holcomb
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 10 -- Barnes and Thornburg, a law firm, issued the following news release: Barnes & Thornburg has added Misty Holcomb as director of state government affairs-Georgia in its Atlanta office. Holcomb is the newest member of the firm's Government Services and Finance Department, which was joined by veteran government relations professional Zachary Johnson earlier this year. Holcomb's main practice areas include healthcare and the entertainment industry, and she strategically  more

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona and Sharecare Team Up to Empower All Arizonans to Improve Health and Well-Being
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 7 -- Sharecare, a digital health company, issued the following news release: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (BCBSAZ), the state's largest locally based healthcare insurer, and Sharecare, the digital health company that helps people manage all their health in one place, announced a strategic partnership to empower every Arizonan, regardless of insurance coverage, to improve their holistic health and well-being. Additionally, this deal provides exclusivity to BCBSAZ as t  more

Bohlke, Fulton, Weintraub Receive Awards for Advocacy, Professionalism: Augusta University
AUGUSTA, Georgia, Jan. 11 -- Augusta University's Medical College of Georgia issued the following news release: The only physician serving Brooklet, Georgia, and the leaders of the medical school's Vascular Biology Center, were honored Thursday by Dr. David C. Hess, dean of the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University. Dr. Scott Bohlke, a 1992 MCG graduate and family medicine physician, received the Community Advocate Award. The Vascular Biology Center's Director, Dr. David Fulton, and  more

BrandSafway Announces Agreement to Acquire AGF Access Group, Inc.
KENNESAW, Georgia, Jan. 10 -- BrandSafway, a provider of access and scaffolding systems, forming and shoring and industrial services, issued the following news on Jan. 9: * * * - Strengthening BrandSafway's position as the premier vertical access solutions provider with enhanced product range, expertise and manufacturing capabilities * * * BrandSafway has signed an agreement to acquire AGF Access Group, Inc., headquartered in L'Assomption, Quebec, with two manufacturing sites in Canada and 2  more

Captivating Content: Delta's In-House Startup and Studio Partnerships Will Make You Wish Your Flight Was Longer
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 7 -- Delta Airlines issued the following news: Ever found yourself tearing up during an in-flight film? Especially during one that wouldn't normally trigger waterworks? There's a reason people are more likely to cry on planes. Research reveals that customers enter a heightened emotional state while flying - deepened introspection or sadness can be amplified at altitude. And Delta's own research shows entertainment can play a key role in helping customers relax while trav  more

City of Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and Partners Break Ground on Herndon Square Phase 1
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 8 -- The city of Atlanta issued the following news release: * * * - $166 Million Mixed-use Development to Provide 97 Units for Senior Residents * * * Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms joined officials and community partners to break ground on the initial phase of Herndon Square Phase 1--a 97-unit, 100% affordable senior housing-building. Construction of the mid-rise building will be completed by Spring 2021 with an anticipated budget of $24 million. "This is an historic day   more

Days Before Session, Legislative Committee Reveals Brian Kemp's Budget Cuts Are Putting Georgian Lives at Risk
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 11 -- The Georgia Democratic Party issued the following news release: * * * - AJC reports that new legislative committee recommends expanding Medicaid for new mothers, but Kemp's devastating budget cuts stand in the way * * * As lawmakers prepare to address Brian Kemp's draconian budget cuts in the 2020 legislative session, a House study committee has revealed yet another impact of Kemp's extreme policies: failure to take much-needed action on Georgia's maternal mortal  more

DeKalb Recognized for Preventing Sewer Spills
DECATUR, Georgia, Jan. 7 -- DeKalb County issued the following news release: The DeKalb County Department of Watershed Management (DWM) was recently recognized with a top award for prioritizing public health and preventing sewer spills caused by Fats, Oils and Grease (FOG). Awarded by the Southeastern FOG Alliance, DWM recently received the 2019 FOG Program of the Year award for outstanding program management including inspection, documentation, enforcement and public education. Approximately   more

Delta Airlines: 6 Ways You Can #GetOnBoard to Fight Human Trafficking on National Awareness Day
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 11 -- Delta Airlines issued the following news on Jan. 10: Saturday, Jan. 11, is U.S. National Human Trafficking Awareness Day, and January is the U.S. National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month. As part of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's #WearBlueDay, customers will see Delta flight attendants wearing blue #GetOnBoard pins to raise awareness on the issue. Special announcements will be delivered at the gate in honor of the day, and onboard througho  more

Delta and American Express Add Record New Card Members in 2019
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 7 -- Delta Airlines issued the following news: Delta and American Express added more than 1.1 million new Delta SkyMiles American Express Card Members in 2019 - setting a new record and marking the third year in a row of adding more than 1 million new Card Members. "The upcoming relaunch of the Delta SkyMiles American Express Cards will give Delta travelers unmatched options - each new benefit is based on in-depth research and listening to our customers. When paired with  more

Delta Caps Fares, Flies 300 Additional Evacuees From San Juan Following Earthquake
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 9 -- Delta Airlines issued the following news: The Puerto Rican people are no strangers to displaying strength over adversity - and this week, the island was hit by a 6.4 magnitude earthquake, following a 5.8 magnitude quake just a day earlier. Like clockwork, Delta people from Puerto Rico to Atlanta quickly went to work with the island in mind. The day of the quake, Delta capped fares on nonstop flights from SJU and issued a travel waiver allowing customers traveling to  more

Delta CEO Lays Out Vision for the Future of Travel at CES in Las Vegas
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 8 -- Delta Airlines issued the following news: As the first airline to keynote CES, Delta CEO Ed Bastian in many ways brought the world's premier innovation and technology forum back to its consumer roots. Laying out a compelling vision for the future of travel, Bastian demonstrated how technology in the hands of a purpose-driven, consumer-focused company can redefine consumer expectations. "We see technology as a tool to further our mission of connecting people and crea  more

Delta Connects Vikings, Seahawks Fans to the Playoffs
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 11 -- Delta Airlines issued the following news: On the eve of the NFL Playoff divisional matchups, Delta, as the official airline of both the Minnesota Vikings and Seattle Seahawks helped send-off fans and players as Vikings are set to take on the 49ers in San Francisco, while the Seahawks will head to Green Bay to face the Packers. In the Twin Cities, mascot Viktor the Viking, team cheerleaders and the Viking drumline were on hand to greet eager fans as they arrived at   more

Delta Invests to Make CES 2020 Travel and Global Goal Live Campaign Carbon Neutral
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 8 -- Delta Airlines issued the following news: Delta Air Lines customers traveling to CES 2020 will fly carbon neutral. The airline is investing in renewable and natural environment solutions to offset emissions for its flights to and from Las Vegas during the week of Jan. 6, building on the company's long-running investments in sustainability. Delta also will make investments in verified projects to offset the carbon footprint associated with Global Citizen's year-long G  more

Delta is Building a More Diverse Future of STEM
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 8 -- Delta Airlines issued the following news: From the most prominent tech forum, Delta Air Lines announced partnerships with the Society of Women Engineers and Girls Who Code as part of the airline's efforts to seek diversity, create equity and increase representation, particularly in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) fields. The partnerships, announced at CES 2020, will further Delta's strategy of promoting gender diversity by removing barriers, creating  more

Delta is First Airline to Explore First-of-Its-Kind Wearable Robotic Exoskeleton to Bolster Employee Strength and Safety
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 8 -- Delta Airlines issued the following news: Delta Air Lines is partnering with Sarcos Robotics to explore new employee technology fit for a superhero - a mobile and dexterous exoskeleton designed to boost employees' physical capabilities and bolster their safety. Sarcos, the world's leader in exoskeleton development, has developed the Sarcos Guardian XO, a battery-powered, full-body exoskeleton designed to boost human performance and endurance while helping to prevent  more

Delta Partners With IBM to Explore Quantum Computing - an Airline Industry First
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 9 -- Delta Airlines issued the following news: IBM and Delta Air Lines announced that the global airline is embarking on a multi-year collaborative effort with IBM - including joining the IBM Q Network(TM) - to explore the potential capabilities of quantum computing to transform experiences for customers and employees. "Partnering with innovative companies like IBM is one way Delta stays on the leading edge of tech to better serve our customers and our people, while draw  more

Delta Will Launch PARALLEL REALITY Tech to Serve Up Airport Messages Tailored to Individual Travelers - on a Single Screen, at the Same Time
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 8 -- Delta Airlines issued the following news: Delta Air Lines, in partnership with Misapplied Sciences, will launch the first-ever PARALLEL REALITYTM beta experience for customers departing Detroit Metropolitan Airport this year - the first step toward a future where the airport environment itself is tailored to each customer. This new, opt-in technology allows multiple customers to see personalized content tailored to their unique journey on a single digital screen - a  more

DSCC Issues Statement on Ahead of Loeffler's Swearing In as Georgia Senator
WASHINGTON, Jan. 7 -- The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee issued the following by spokesperson Stewart Boss ahead of republican Kelly Loeffler's swearing-in as Georgia senator: "Political mega-donor Kelly Loeffler managed to buy herself a temporary Senate seat with a pledge to spend millions and serve as a rubber stamp for her party leaders, but this corrupt appointment has backfired from the moment she emerged out of a sham selection process. "Loeffler faces a 'minefield' of ethical  more

Flu Season Has Arrived Early This Year - What You Need To Know: Medical College of Georgia
AUGUSTA, Georgia, Jan. 7 -- Augusta University's Medical College of Georgia issued the following news release: Flu season got off to an early start - and that could be a good thing or a bad thing, says an infectious disease physician at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University. "The flu has been circulating for more than a month, and that is very early," says Dr. Jim Wilde, a pediatric emergency medicine and infectious disease physician at MCG and AU Health. "The earliness of the s  more

Ga. Department of Economic Development: NearShore Technology to Open New Office in Atlanta, Create More Than 30 New Jobs
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 9 -- The Georgia Department of Economic Development issued the following news release: The Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) announced that NearShore Technology, a software outsourcing company, will open a new software and innovation hub in midtown Atlanta, creating more than 30 new jobs. "We are thrilled to see NearShore expanding their operations into Atlanta as they locate in Tech Square," said GDEcD Commissioner Pat Wilson. "Atlanta's thriving tech c  more

Ga. Gov. Kemp Appoints Nine to State Boards
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 10 -- Gov. Brian P. Kemp, R-Georgia, issued the following news release: Governor Brian P. Kemp conducted swearing-in ceremonies for nine Georgians to serve on various occupational licensing boards. Georgia Board of Dentistry Dr. Debra Wilson was the lead dentist at Grady Memorial Hospital from 2009 to 2016, and she worked with their infectious disease program. Previously, she served as the Director of Dental Services for the Department of Juvenile Justice and as a gene  more

Ga. Gov. Kemp Names Five to Board of Regents
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 7 -- Gov. Brian P. Kemp, R-Georgia, issued the following news release: Governor Brian P. Kemp named five appointments to the University System of Georgia's Board of Regents. Cade Joiner and T. Dallas Smith will serve as at-large members with Harold Reynolds representing the 10th Congressional District, Everett Kennedy representing the 12th Congressional District, and Lowery May representing the 14th Congressional District. "For many years, I have worked closely with each  more

Ga. Secretary of State Raffensperger Says Agency Is Ready for Potential Cyber Attacks Following Strikes Against Senior Iranian Military Official
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 7 -- The Georgia Secretary of State issued the following news release: Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger announced Monday that he is instructing elections officials for the state and individual counties to be on heightened diligence against possible cybersecurity attacks following a warning issued by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. "Nothing is more important than the security and integrity of elections," Raffensperger said. "The state's election system uses  more

Georgia Cancer Center Offers Clinical Trials to Study Cervical Cancer Treatment: Augusta University
AUGUSTA, Georgia, Jan. 11 -- Augusta University's Medical College of Georgia issued the following news release: More than 13,000 women in the United States are diagnosed with invasive cervical cancer each year, and over 4,200 die as a result, according to the National Cervical Cancer Coalition. Although these numbers are daunting, especially in rural areas, gynecologic cancer experts at the Georgia Cancer Center are developing new therapies to advance the war on cervical cancer. January is Cer  more

Georgia Southern University Associate Dean Named to National Advisory Mental Health Council
STATESBORO, Georgia, Jan. 11 -- Georgia Southern University issued the following news release: Joseph Telfair, DrPH, associate dean of public health practice and research in Georgia Southern University's Jiann-Ping Hsu College of Public Health, has been appointed to the National Mental Health Advisory Committee (NAMHC). The NAMHC advises U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar and the directors of the National Institutes of Health and the National Institute of Mental   more

Georgia State University Names Troutman Sanders' Tiffany Bracewell to 40 Under 40 List
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 7 -- Troutman Sanders, a law firm, issued the following news release: Tiffany Nichols Bracewell, an attorney in Troutman Sanders' White Collar and Government Investigations practice, has been recognized in the 40 Under 40, Class of 2020 by the Georgia State University Alumni Association. The program recognizes the "most influential and innovative graduates who embody the values of Georgia State." "Tiffany is an incredibly smart and talented lawyer," said Troutman Sanders  more

Greenberg Traurig Named Florida Regional Litigation Department of the Year by The American Lawyer
MIAMI, Florida, Jan. 8 -- Greenberg Traurig, a law firm, issued the following news release: * * * - Tampa office litigation matters were important to GT's winning nomination * * * Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, P.A. received the Florida Regional Litigation Department of the Year award from The American Lawyer at the publication's 2019 American Lawyer Industry Awards held Dec. 4 in New York City. The firm's Tampa office was recognized for two precedent-setting matters. The competition re  more

Kelly's Questions: Loeffler Refusing to Answer Key Questions on Her Party's Dangerous Agenda
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 11 -- The Georgia Democratic Party issued the following news release: * * * - Loeffler silent on critical questions about Senate GOP's reckless and unpopular agenda in Washington that she "100%" supports * * * Following "political mega-donor" Senator Kelly Loeffler's swearing-in this week after purchasing a temporary Senate appointment as part of her $20 million backroom deal with Governor Brian Kemp, she's still leaving lots of questions unanswered about where she sta  more

Kemp-Backed Lawsuit Would Gut Protections for Pre-Existing Conditions - Just As More Georgians Receive Coverage Under the ACA
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 10 -- The Georgia Democratic Party issued the following news release: * * * - ACA lawsuit would cause chaos and kick thousands off their healthcare just as AJC reports that Georgia's exchange market "stabilizes" * * * This week, Governor* Brian Kemp and the Georgia GOP are continuing to advance their extreme agenda against Georgians' health care - right as a new Atlanta Journal-Constitution report reveals that even more Georgians are getting much-needed coverage and pr  more

Kilpatrick Townsend Achieves Strong Rankings in Benchmark Litigation 2020
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 7 -- Kilpatrick Townsend and Stockton, a law firm, issued the following news release: Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton announced that Benchmark Litigation 2020 recognized 22 attorneys across the firm individually in their respective legal specialties. Benchmark Litigation is the definitive guide to America's leading litigation firms and attorneys, and exclusively covers the litigation and disputes market in North America. Researchers interview managing partners, senior par  more

Kilpatrick Townsend Elevates Counsel in Atlanta
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 11 -- Kilpatrick Townsend and Stockton, a law firm, issued the following news release: Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton announced the elevation of Jeffrey Fisher and Maritza Winfunke to Counsel effective January 1, 2020. * Jeffrey Fisher is a member of the Complex Commercial Litigation team. He specializes in class actions and technology-related litigation and frequently represents defendants in Telephone Consumer Protection Act ('TCPA") and data breach class actions. Mr.  more

Loeffler's First Day in Office, New Poll Shows Georgia Republicans Support Someone Else
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 8 -- The Georgia Democratic Party issued the following news release: A pair of new polls out show that newly appointed "political mega-donor" Senator Kelly Loeffler is already struggling to define herself with Georgia voters following a botched roll-out full of GOP infighting and increased scrutiny for Loeffler based on her "minefield" of potential conflicts of interest and her firm's extensive lobbying history. Only 35% of Georgians approve of Governor Brian Kemp's deci  more

Manheim Names Joe Kichler to Vice President of Manheim Logistics
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 8 -- Manheim, a provider of vehicle remarketing services, issued the following news release: * * * - Kichler to Lead the Transformation of Manheim's Logistics as the Company Accelerates Its Transition to Digital * * * Manheim has named Joe Kichler to vice president of Manheim Logistics where he will be responsible for overseeing business strategy and operations for the company's leading logistics brands. Together Ready Logistics, a full-service transportation service,   more

Noble Acquires Hampton Inn & Suites and Homewood Suites by Hilton Denver Downtown
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 8 -- Noble Investment Group issued the following news: Noble Investment Group ("Noble") announced the acquisition of the Hampton Inn & Suites Downtown Denver and Homewood Suites by Hilton Downtown Denver. These urban, dual-brand hotels are centrally located in downtown Denver, Colorado, a vibrant, walkable district with more than 25 million square feet of Class A office space, over 300 restaurants, three major sports stadiums, the Pepsi Center, the Denver Performing Arts   more

Nothing Artificial About This Intelligence: Delta's Industry-First Machine Learning Platform Minimizes Customer Inconvenience During Tough Operations
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 8 -- Delta Airlines issued the following news: Delta Air Lines is creating a full-scale digital simulation environment for its global operation - a first in commercial passenger aviation - to bring its already renowned reliability to the next level, particularly during bad weather and other challenging travel events. "Our customers expect us to get them to their destinations safely and on time, in good weather and bad," said Erik Snell, Delta's Senior Vice President - Op  more

One Year Ago: Perdue Said He 'Of Course' Supports Lawsuit to End Protections for Pre-Existing Conditions and Kick Millions Off Coverage
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 11 -- The Georgia Democratic Party issued the following news release: * * * - GOP-backed lawsuit could end critical protections for Georgia families while increasing costs and slashing coverage * * * One year ago, Senator David Perdue made his reckless priorities on health care clear when asked if he supported Republicans' lawsuit to strip away protections for those with pre-existing conditions and gut the health care law, forcing millions off their coverage. His answe  more

Secretary of State and Georgia Cyber Center Join Forces
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 9 -- The Georgia Secretary of State issued the following news release: Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger and the Georgia Cyber Center at Augusta University announced Wednesday their partnership on protecting Georgia's election system against cybercrime. "People are increasingly confident about the ease of use and the security of the new system as they learn more about it," Raffensperger said. "The integrity of elections must be the first priority, and this system acc  more

Skanska Builds New Surgery and Clinic Center in Atlanta, Georgia for $113 Million
NEW YORK, Jan. 9 -- Skanska, a construction and development company, issued the following news release: Skanska has, as part of a joint venture with H.J. Russell & Company, signed a contract with Grady Health System (Grady) to build the new Center for Advanced Surgical Services (CASS) in Atlanta, Georgia. Skanska will include its 75 percent share of the contract worth $113 million, in the US order bookings for the fourth quarter of 2019. The 10-story, about 53,000 square meters (576,960-square  more

The Fly Delta App: A Digital Concierge Easing Travel-Day Stress
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 7 -- Delta Airlines issued the following news: Delta Air Lines is transforming its popular Fly Delta app into a digital concierge that anticipates customer needs, offers convenient services like a ride to the airport and delivers thoughtful notifications, keeping customers moving seamlessly on their journey. "Customers tell us they want Fly Delta to become their 'home base' for managing their travel day," said Ed Bastian, CEO of Delta Air Lines. "That's why we're evolvin  more

UPS Continues to Help Turkish Female Entrepreneurs Go Global
ATLANTA, Georgia, Jan. 7 -- UPS, a package delivery company and a provider of supply chain management solutions, issued the following news release: UPS (NYSE:UPS), a global leader in logistics, this month continued a series of exporting workshops across Turkey to help women owned businesses build their export capabilities in the cities of Manisa and Izmir with the support of entrepreneur and labor associations Kadin Girisimciler Dernegi (KAGIDER) and Kadin Emegini Degerlendirme Vakfi (KEDV) The  more

Walmart Opens Case-Ready Facility in Thomasville, Creates 200 Local Jobs
BENTONVILLE, Arkansas, Jan. 11 -- Walmart issued the following news release on Jan. 10: Today Walmart announced the opening of a case-ready facility that is part of the company's new Angus beef supply chain. Governor Brian Kemp joined Walmart executives today to celebrate the opening of the company's 201,000 square foot, state-of-the-art facility in Thomasville, GA. Walmart began construction on the facility in August 2018. It is operated by FPL foods and brings 200+ jobs to Georgia. "Today, w  more