Atlanta

Spotlight On:
Bruce Ford, President – East Region, Transwestern

By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read November 2020 — Atlanta is consistently known as a transportation hub in the Southeast. The COVID-19 pandemic did much...
Atlanta Technical College receives boost for technical training, job placement
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read November 2020 — Bank of America and Atlanta Technical College have partnered on a $1-million jobs initiative aimed at...
Focus Atlanta 2020 launches with great acclaim
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Atlanta’s law firms adapting quickly to the times
By: Sara Warden 2 min read November 2020 — The COVID-19 pandemic has both fractured and consolidated a variety of...
Cobb Chamber gears up for a strong recovery
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read November 2020 — Recovery is the first order of business for Cobb County in 2021....
New-look Fairburn positions for post-pandemic growth
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read October 2020 — In Georgia, the coronavirus pandemic pressed the brake on a decade of...
Focus: Atlanta 2020 Press Release
By: Felipe Rivas FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  October 27, 2020 Atlanta’s economic resilience in the face of unprecedented challenges to highlight...
Spotlight On:
Leocadia Zak, President, Agnes Scott College
Writer: Felipe Rivas 2 min read October 2020 —Agnes Scott College is a private women's liberal arts college in Decatur....
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Dorian Debarr, Interim President, Decide DeKalb
By: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read October 2020 —Dekalb County is open for business and working to help small businesses not...
Adaptability critical for private equity
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read October 2020 — Middle-market companies eyeing private capital investments in the technology, manufacturing, distribution and retail spaces,...
Atlanta’s public schools eye phased return to the classroom
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read September 2020 — With Atlanta’s transition into Phase II of the City’s Five Phase Reopening Plan earlier...
Atlanta finishes fiscal year on top despite global pandemic
By: Felipe Rivas  2 min read September 2020—The pandemic has soured the business climate globally and through the United States...
Tourism sector shows signs of life in Georgia
By: Felipe Rivas  2 min read September 2020 — In the Peach State, and throughout the world, the coronavirus decimated...
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Jenni Bonura, President & CEO, Harry Norman, REALTORS®
By: Felipe Rivas  2 min read August 2020 — Atlanta’s solid pre-COVID real estate fundamentals are placing the city on...
Technical college system major component of Georgia’s business climate
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read August 2020 — For the better part of the last decade, the Peach State...
Tech sector continues to thrive in Atlanta
The Atlanta area, long known as a logistics and fintech hub, is bolstering its reputation as a producer of tech...
City of Atlanta helps small businesses rise again
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read August 2020—True to its motto, the city of Atlanta looks to rise again by...
Georgia’s business reputation stays strong in midst of pandemic
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read July 2020 — The Peach State’s methodical investments in economic development, workforce training, support for...
The Post-Pandemic City
By: Abby Melone, President & CEO, Capital Analytics It’s a truism in today’s hyper-connected world that people go where the...
Decatur Driving Global COVID-19 Response
Written by: City of Decatur  2 min read June 2020 — As the world seeks answers to the devastating impact...
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Bob Mathews, CEO, Colliers International Atlanta
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read June 2020 — Although the COVID-19 pandemic has the curtailed demand for commercial real estate,...
Technology professionals curious about Gwinnett’s Peachtree Corners
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read June 2020 — Techies, entrepreneurs and business owners throughout the Peach State and beyond are...
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David Dymecki, Managing Director, Perkins and Will
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read June 2020 — Architectural design studio Perkins and Will’s Atlanta office is keeping busy...
Peach State leaders analyze current market opportunities
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read June 2020 — Virtually every sector of the economy has been pinched, crushed, or depleted...
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Tim Perry, Managing Partner, North American Properties
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read June 2020—The new real estate landscape will belong to those companies who find value through...
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Randy Hall, President & CEO, Batson-Cook Construction
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read May 2020 — Despite the prevalent challenges of construction costs and a depleted talent pool,...
2020 Hurricane season in the face of coronavirus
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read May 2020—A few days shy of the official start of the 2020 hurricane season...
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Jenna Kelly, Northern Georgia Region President, Truist
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read May 2020 —SunTrust and BB&T have combined in a historic merger of equals to create...
Georgia nurtures positive business activity despite pandemic
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read May 2020 — The COVID-19 pandemic has upended the national economy since its arrival in...
Charlotte begins reopening process, Altanta ramps up COVID-19 testing
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read May 2020—Southeast metro areas like Charlotte and Atlanta have been a popular destination for...
Spotlight On:
Bonneau Ansley, CEO, Ansley Atlanta Real Estate
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read May 2020—Established in 2015, Ansley Atlanta Real Estate is now one of the top-performing residential...
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William Pate, President and CEO, Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau
By: Max Crampton- Thomas 2 min read April 2020 — As the full wrath of the COVID-19 pandemic strikes the country,...
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Patti Garrett, Mayor, City of Decatur
By: Max Crampton- Thomas 2 min read April 2020 — The city of Decatur is among the many cities across the...
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Stephanie Freeman, President & CEO, Dunwoody Perimeter Chamber
By: Max Crampton- Thomas 1 min read April 2020 — Dunwoody, a city in DeKalb County and a northern suburb of...
Let’s get virtual: Six must-read tips for engaging online
By: Abby Melone It’s a brave new world for everyone. Quarantine, lockdown, self-isolation and sheltering in place characterize the new normal...
Staying connected: Hosting digital events during the coronavirus
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read April 2020 — The novel coronavirus forced a global halt to major international, regional and...
Home sweet office: How to make your home office work
By: Max Crampton- Thomas 4 min read March 2020 — The COVID-19 health pandemic has upended daily life in unprecedented ways...
Logistics Expo MODEX Going Ahead Despite Coronavirus Concerns
By: Sara Warden 2 min read March 2020 — Despite Coronavirus concerns, this year’s MODEX conference is going ahead as scheduled...
The Peach State’s tourism industry is thriving
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read February 2020 — Florida has the beaches, Pennsylvania has the Pocono Mountains, and California...
Georgia Wraps Up Decade as Top State for business
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read January 2020 — Development and growth in Atlanta remain strong as the decade comes...
Truist completes merger to create country’s sixth-largest commercial bank
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read December 2019 — The banking industry welcomed the nation’s sixth-largest commercial bank earlier this...
Decatur embraces “hipsturbia”
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read December 2019 — Downtowns throughout the nation are popular among millennials for their walkability and...
How Did Thanksgiving Become Game Day for the NFL?
By: Sara Warden 2 min read NOVEMBER 2019 — On Thanksgiving, there is only one thing that comes close to turkey...
Tyler Perry’s new 330-acre film compound is the largest in the nation
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read November 2019 — Hollywood and the movie industry have enjoyed a symbiotic relationship since the...
Local MVP: Atlanta United FC season may be done but its value is rising fast.
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read November 2019 - In the world of sports, soccer has long been the most popular...
James Fox, President, Maddox Group
By Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read October 2019 — To be successful in the construction industry, a company needs to...
Top 5 Haunted Happenings in Tampa Bay
By: Max Crampton-Thomas 4 min read October 2019 — The month of October is known for seasonal change, pumpkin-spiced everything...
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Courtney Orr, Ybor Development Manager, Ybor City Development Corporation
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read October 2019 — Founded in the late 1800s, Ybor City is not only a...
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Lisa Scott-Founds, President & CEO, Winterfest Inc
By Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read October 2019 — The Broward County community is spoiled for choice when it comes...
Solar: The Ray of Light in Miami’s Clean Energy Bid
By Sara Warden 2 min read October 2019 — This month, youth climate advocates came together around the world to highlight the...
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Daniels Ikajevs, Chairman, The Ring Workspaces
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read October 2019 — As the need for office space continues unabated, innovative solutions like...
Top 5 Family-Friendly Destinations in the Tampa Bay Region
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 4 min read October 2019 — With almost 1,000 people moving into Florida every day, the appeal...
Atlanta’s Entertainment Pull Buoys Hospitality Industry
By Sara Warden 2 min read October 2019 — With 130 new hotel constructions planned across Metro Atlanta, the city now ranks...
A Show 60 Years in the Making
By Max Crampton-Thomas  2 min read October 2019 — Oct. 30 to Nov. 3 are probably the most important couple...
Spotlight On:
Asi Cymbal, President & Owner, Cymbal Development
By Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read October 2019 — Fort Lauderdale’s real estate development market is in its prime and...
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Matthew Taylor, Chairman & CEO, Duane Morris LLP
By Yolanda Rivas 2 min read OCTOBER 2019 — As the Philadelphia legal market grows and consolidates, Philadelphia-based firm Duane...
How Philly Universities Are Getting Ready for Jobs of the Future
Writer: Yolanda Rivas 2 min read OCTOBER 2019 — The higher education sector is one of Philadelphia’s main economic engines....
ATLNext Targets New Heights
By Sara Warden 2 min read SEPTEMBER 2019 For the 21st consecutive year, Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson Airport was named the world’s busiest...
Atlanta’s Westside: Where Opportunity Meets Walkability
By Sara Warden 2 min read September 2019 — There are 26 qualified Opportunity Zones in the city of Atlanta, with...
Young Atlanta Forcing Real Estate Disruption
By Sara Warden 2 min read July 2019 — As demographics change, so does the way real estate is purchased. With...
Atlanta Takes Novel Approach to Walkability
By Sara Warden July 2019 2 min read July 2019 — Atlanta has not been known for its walkability. According to...
Atlanta’s health doesn’t have to cost an arm and a leg
By staff writer July 2019 As home to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Atlanta has healthcare written...
The Healthcare Research Capital
February 2018 — Known as a healthcare hub, Atlanta is nationally recognized not only for its patient care but also...
Conventional Attraction
January 2018 — In 2017, Atlanta was host to a total of 700 conventions, meetings and events according to the...
Mixing Work and Play in an Innovative Way
April 2018 — Started in 1999 as a graduate thesis and initiated in 2008 with walking trails, the Atlanta BeltLine...
Transaction Alley
January 2018 — Atlanta has recently been promoting itself as the global fintech capital, and rightfully so. The fintech sector...
A Touchdown for the Community
January 2018 — In 2017, the Mercedes-Benz Stadium and SunTrust Park — the new homes of the Atlanta Falcons and...
Keisha Lance Bottoms Calls for “One Atlanta”
January 2018 — After a December recount confirmed her win of the mayoral seat over Mary Norwood by a narrow...
Construction Workers Wanted
December 2017 — From January 2015 to January 2016, construction costs in Atlanta increased by 3.8 percent, which is higher...
Mutual Benefits
Christian Fischer of Georgia-Pacific on giving back to community How Metro Atlanta has developed to become a home for major...
Atlanta’s global potential highlighted at Focus: Atlanta
Atlanta, GA – November 2, 2017 – The official launch of Capital Analytics annual business review, Focus: Atlanta took place...
The cutting-edge of medicine
Capital Analytics talks to the Cancer Treatment Centers of America September 2017 – Data analytics, machine learning and teleconferencing technologies...
City voices
Focus: Atlanta speaks with Metro Atlanta’s governing bodies August 2017 - In 2016, the Metro Atlanta workforce grew by 2.7...
BisNow’s Future of Cumberland and Perimeter
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A global approach
Focus: Atlanta speaks with Governor Nathan Deal, State of Georgia “One of Georgia’s greatest economic development assets is global accessibility,”...
Mayor Reed talks about Atlanta growth
Setting the scene for investment, Focus: Atlanta speaks with Mayor Kasim Reed, City of Atlanta “I want Atlanta to be comfortably...
When is urban, not urban?
July 2017 - With some of the most respected universities in the U.S., an abundance of well-paid IT jobs and...
BisNow Atlanta’s Multifamily surge of 2017
Cash out across the Atlantic
Once the domain of the science fiction fantasy, experts are predicting a cashless society in the U.S. by 2030. As...
A retail evolution
  Commentators and analysts are warning e-commerce will spell the death of the shopping mall, but fresh concepts in the...
Capital Analytics Lights up Atlanta
Focus: Atlanta to highlight economic opportunities in the greater metro area  April 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ATLANTA - Media company...
ATLANTA STATE OF OFFICE
When: THU APRIL 20, 2017 7:30 AM Where: VENUE TO BE ANNOUNCED BY MARCH 20TH  Small Business, How to Engage...
What the Trump is Up?
When: WED APRIL 12, 2017 7:30 AM Where: VENUE TO BE ANNOUNCED BY MARCH 12TH ATLANTA HEALTHCARE LEADERSHIP FORUM Healthcare...
Debt & Equity Square Off in Family Feud!
When: WED MARCH 15, 2017 7:30 AM Where: BUCKHEAD CLUB - 3344 Peachtree Road N.E., Atlanta, GA 30326 CAPITAL MARKETS...
Atlanta investor sells 28 metro houses for $3.2 million
A metro Atlanta investor just made another major sale this year. Kennesaw, Ga.-based Kinloch Partners LLC sold 28 single-family homes...
The Atlanta Opera mixes the old with the new for the 2017–18 season
The Atlanta Opera will offer a mixture of the tried-and-true classics and the experimental in its 2017–18 season beginning in...
Atlanta M&A activity hot in health care, consumer goods, logistics, fintech
Middle-market and small businesses are changing their growth strategies as they move forward with plans to ramp up expansion over...

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What the Future Holds for Orlando Healthcare Organizations
By: Brendan Meagher  2 min read November 2020 — After a tumultuous year for many healthcare organizations, things are starting...
Construction, Development, Economy, Real Estate & Construction, Tampa Bay
Opportunity and challenges abound for Tampa Bay’s office market
By: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read October 2020 — The rapid exodus of people from office settings into work from...
Atlanta, Banking & Finance, Economy, Education
Spotlight On:
Bruce Ford, President – East Region, Transwestern
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read November 2020 — Atlanta is consistently known as a transportation hub in the Southeast....
Atlanta, Banking & Finance, Economy, Education
Atlanta Technical College receives boost for technical training, job placement
By: Felipe Rivas 2 min read November 2020 — Bank of America and Atlanta Technical College have partnered on a...