State: Georgia

State: Georgia
Georgia Business News, Entertainment, and Technology News (U.S.)

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Atlanta talent agents Christopher Young and Tay Smith are noticeably the hardest working, African American TV/film agents in the entire southeast area. A dynamic duo, working under the banner of the J Pervis Talent Agency, Smith and Young have created a vortex of synergy that is fueling theatrical bookings with new flair and fresh faces.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: McWhirter Realty Partners, a comprehensive real estate services firm offering brokerage, property management and development service, today announced its relocation to the Atlanta Galleria Office Park in Cobb County, Georgia. The company also announces a significant increase in business during 2014, attributing the growth to financial institutions writing down REO assets, a rebound in residential real estate and land development, and increased management business.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Edgewood Partners Insurance Center (EPIC), a national retail property, casualty insurance brokerage and employee benefits consultant, today announced that Joe Salome and Barbara Scales have joined the firm's Employee Benefits Consulting team in Atlanta.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Music, modeling and acting are among the top three career goals for many in the entertainment field, but it is a well known fact that only a small percentage actually make any real headway in all three pursuits. Up and comer Drew Stephenson will not tell you that he is different, but he will show you with his persistence, determination and dedication.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: TekStream Solutions, an Oracle Gold Partner, is excited to announce the first Contract Lifecycle Management (CLM) solution for Oracle WebCenter. The engineered solution was introduced to public last week through a national webinar and is currently being implemented at several organizations.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: The 10th annual observance of Drive Safer Sunday is on November 30, 2014, and Road Safe America reminds Americans taking holiday road trips 'to focus on being rested and attentive to dangers inside and outside their cars.' The observance is sponsored by Road Safe America, a non-profit dedicated to reducing collisions between tractor-trailers and passenger vehicles.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Atlanta-based Valiant Horizon announces KlangKellerZeit as a new artist on the label roster. With a DJ background in addition to his producer role, he brings more excitement to the Valiant Horizon family with a deep house and dark techno sound that helps the label continue pioneering unique trends in the electronica space. Coming from Grunstadt, Germany, KlangKellerZeit showcases the signature style of German house music but with his own idiosyncratic spin on it.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Valiant Horizon is excited to announce the release of 'On The Move' - which is the first full-length album on Valiant Horizon by German electronica producer Marian. As evidenced by a number EDM recordings already produced, Marian is set to take off in today's quickly expanding electronica and dance music market. Inspired by multiple musical genres, he fits nicely in a number of spaces with his music including progressive house and minimal techno.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: U.S.-based XanCan(TM) today announced the launch of its textured aluminum beverage cans. Changes to the aluminum beverage can have been minimal at best, since its birth. The concept of texturing the sidewall of beverage cans is both innovative and revolutionary. The patent-pending XanCan breathes new life into an old favorite.

NORCROSS, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: MobiDev was invited to share a report at a conference named Mobile App Europe this week. It is an IT event that took place between September 29 and October 1, 2014 in Berlin. The conference debuted this year and already set high standards in selecting participants - the leading people in the industry, including representatives of top IT companies.

GWINNETT, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: The Gwinnett Choral Guild (Guild) will present 'A Diminished Mass' by Scottish composer Alan A. Craig at Duluth First United Methodist Church on October 18, 2014. The performance places the traditional liturgical texts in a modern setting. Transporting the audience, the 40-member Guild will weave a rich choral tapestry with strings, and percussion.

DULUTH, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants (EPIC), a retail property, casualty insurance brokerage and employee benefits broker, announced today that it has added Annette Shepherd as a Multinational Placement Specialist and Account Executive on their risk management team in the Southeast.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Atlanta-based EDM label, Valiant Horizon (VH) today announced the new double-single 'Torch'/'Dozer' from VH artist and German electronica musician Marian. The 'Torch' and 'Dozer' tracks were released on Aug. 12, 2014 via Valiant Horizon to major online retail outlooks including Amazon, iTunes and Spotify.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Atlanta-based record label, Valiant Horizon is pleased to announce the new remixes of 'Ready' by Valiant Artist Terry Sartor. The track was produced by up-and-coming German electronic musician Jerome Klark of the dance music unit M.I.T. 'Ready' showcases Sartor's vocals and ideas front and center powered by Klark's suave production work. Working together on the single, the two combined their synergies and unique talents to produce an exciting EDM anthem.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Valiant Horizon is excited to announce the release of 'Now' by German production duo M.I.T. (Men In Tuxedos) featuring U.S.-based DJ/producer/vocalist Terry Sartor. 'Now' is a striking club banger that is designed to please big room dance floors and EDM fans alike with its impressive electro-house sound from German EDM duo M.I.T. and get-the-party-started/fix-your-life-up lyrics delivered by Terry Sartor.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Atlanta's Valiant Horizon announces the forthcoming single from Valiant Artist Terry Sartor entitled 'Ready' - which was produced by up-and-coming German electronic musician Jerome Klark of the dance music unit M.I.T. The song is the first time that Sartor and Klark have worked together. 'Ready' is a striking EDM track obviously influenced by the dubstep genre.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Atlanta's Valiant Horizon is excited to announce 'Marian' as the latest musician to join its artist roster. With a number EDM recordings already produced, Marian is set to take off in today's quickly expanding electronica and dance music world. Inspired by multiple musical genres, his music fits nicely in a number of spaces including progressive house and minimal techno.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: According to a 2013 U.S. Census Bureau report, African American women outvoted every other demographic in the 2012 election so it is clear to the Black Women's Roundtable Public Policy Network (BWR), that Black women will play a significant role as major influencers in the midterm election. BWR recently released a national report, 'Black Women in the US 2014,' looking at the current condition of Black women across the country.<br/>

DULUTH, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Edgewood Partners Insurance Center (EPIC), a retail property, casualty insurance brokerage and employee benefits consultant, announced today that it has added Sean Leonard to the employee benefits consulting practice in their Southeast division, The McCart Group. Leonard brings more than 19 years of managerial experience in human resource and benefits, including 12 years spent in benefits consulting, insurance sales and client relationship management.

DULUTH, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Edgewood Partners Insurance Center (EPIC) a retail property, casualty insurance brokerage and employee benefits consultant, today announced that it has added Don Atkinson to the risk management consulting practice in their Southeast Region, The McCart Group. Atkinson brings 29 years of experience in risk management and insurance sales and client relationship management.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Edgewood Partners Insurance Center (EPIC), a retail property and casualty insurance brokerage and employee benefits consultant, announced today it has acquired The McCart Group of Atlanta, Ga. Founded in 1971 as Joe McCart Insurance Agency, Inc., The McCart Group is now one of the largest insurance and risk management firms in Georgia.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Atlanta-based record label Valiant Horizon today announced that Rodger Forrest is the latest musician to join its artist roster. With a number of EDM recordings and European DJ performances already under his belt, Rodger is positioned to take the dance music world by storm. Influenced by many genres, he comfortably produces music in a number of spaces including electro, trance, deep house and progressive.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: The fourth annual BronzeLens Film Festival (BLFF13) producers have put together a world class array of BronzeLens expert panels, workshops, domestic and international film screenings and signature events that reflect Atlanta's unique position as the Film Capital of the South for 2013.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Online electronics retailer Credit Zippo is celebrating its forthcoming nationwide grand opening with a Grand Sweepstakes Giveaway. With no purchase necessary, prizes include a Google Glass, a Samsung 75-inch Smart 3D-HDTV, a Razor Edge Gaming System, and a cash gift award to each winner.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: WTCI (Wholesale Trading Co-Op Insurance Services, LLC) today announced that property brokerage veteran Josh Ream has joined the firm as Vice President/Property Broker in Atlanta, Georgia.

ALBANY, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Florida-based Soled Out Comedy Productions today announced that they will be producing four major variety act productions annually at the Hilton Garden Inn in Albany, Georgia. According to Kirk Patrick, Soled Out Comedy founder, the company will debut their first Variety Act Dinner Show on Sept. 12 featuring Larry Silver, a nationally-known Stage Hypnotist.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS: Discover the secret of creating a spirit rich, financially thriving divine feminine life and business with award-winning author Lisa Michael's new bestseller, 'Prosperous Priestess Handbook: A Guide to Unlock the Secret Riches of Your Inner Creation' (ISBN: 9781490957234), available free on Kindle August 5-7, 2013.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS Apr 30, 2013: Located at Camp Twin Lakes and overseen by Children's Healthcare of Atlanta's pediatricians, Camp Strong4Life caters to children struggling with their weight and dealing with the health issues that come with that struggle. While kids may have initial reservations about going, it won't be long before they are enjoying swimming, rock-wall climbing, archery, zip-lining, playing games, building friendships and making memories that last a lifetime.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- NEWS Apr 19, 2013: According to Oleg Lola, of MobiDev Corporation: Nobody wants bad apps. Software owners don't want to receive bad products. Users don't want to have bad apps on devices. But what hides behind the meaning of the word 'bad'? How can software owners avoid building and getting 'bad' mobile apps? 'Generally, a bad app is one that doesn't satisfy the end users' needs,' says Lola, founder of MobiDev, specializing in mobile and web software development.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- CMI and Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) will co-present 'Engaging Stakeholders with A Story - 3 Tips to Improve Research Reporting' at the PMRG's upcoming National Annual Conference March 10-12, 2013 in National Harbor, Maryland.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- When it comes to traits of good developers (be it individuals or companies), a number of rather trivial things is often mentioned, says Oleg Lola, founder of MobiDev Corporation. Even more qualities are too vague, stated without any explanations or comments. Having gathered opinions, we outlined the main distinctions.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- CMI Research, a leader in marketing research services and insight, announced today that Beth Thompson has joined as Vice President, Qualitative Research. Thompson brings a 20-year track record of successfully conducting highly complex domestic and global marketing research.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- The new Audition Rush mobile 'app' is now available exclusively on iTunes app store, allowing actors, dancers, models and musicians to receive details on upcoming auditions and castings. Developed by talent industry veteran Tharwat Abdul-Malik the app expedites the job-matching process by matching aspiring talent with the latest auditions and castings relevant to their skills and location.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- The Boddie Law Firm, LLC, an Atlanta-based criminal defense, personal injury and family law practice, has opened its newest office in the Douglasville, Ga. area at 8333 E. Office Park Dr., a short distance from the Douglasville County Courthouse.

ATLANTA, Ga., /eNewsChannels/ -- Nine members of the Georgia Association of Business Brokers (GABB) helped entrepreneurs buy and sell more than $40 million worth of small and medium businesses in 2012. 'The Georgia market for buying and selling businesses remains strong with a large number of buyers with the financial ability to make significant purchases,' said GABB's 2013 President Matt Slappey.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- Laura Winn, vice president, client solutions for CMI, and Steve DiCarlo, vice president of market research, Fidelity Investments, will present 'Honeymoon Period: Three Tips to Evaluate Your Early Customer Lifecycle' at IIR's The Marketing Research Event (TMRE) November 12-14, 2012 in Boca Raton, Florida.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- Paul Gondek has joined CMI to expand the company's Healthcare Solutions practice to support healthcare, pharmaceutical, and medical device companies. As vice president client solutions and healthcare lead, Gondek will further enhance an experienced pharmaceutical team, using advanced analytics and immersive techniques to provide strategic insights that brand teams can use.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- Jay Fenello, a homeowner currently suing Bank of America to prevent an illegal foreclosure of his home, today announced that he has reported the bank to state and Federal regulators for allegedly continuing to violate the terms of the Multi-State settlement.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- RMN Global Search was recently named #14 out of 6,000 recruiters reviewed on the LawCrossing.com '2013 Most Influential Legal Recruiters List.' Moreover, RMN Global Search was the only firm headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia to make the top 15 on the list, making it the #1 most influential legal recruiting company in Atlanta. The 2 1/2 year old company is one of the youngest firms on that list, too.

ATLANTA, Ga. /eNewsChannels/ -- CMI has partnered with Toluna, a leading independent online panel and survey technology provider, to provide online community and panel solutions to CMI's clients worldwide. In partnership with Toluna, companies can establish a continuous, two-way dialogue with customers through a branded community website.