Invest:Insights Atlanta

Reimagining the accounting industry

Sean Taylor, managing partner of Smith & Howard, sat down with Invest:Insights to discuss how having a young culture within his firm helps to drive...
Bringing creativity and innovation to banking
The past few years have arguably been some of the most transformative in the history of the banking sector. With Invest:Insights, CEO of Georgia Banking...
Chris Greene
Success through the lens of creativity
Professional services firms have been forced to adapt to a rapidly evolving, competitive economic landscape. With Invest:Insights, Managing Partner in...
Ray Padron
The next generation of wealth management
With the rise of cryptocurrencies, fintech and the like, the practice of wealth management is seeing a shift. In an...
Jim Gilvin
Finding solutions to the city’s most pressing issues
Public officials are consistently working to find innovative solutions to complex issues. Invest:Insights sat down with Jim Gilvin, mayor of...
Reinventing the community banking model
While adaptation and innovation are not new ideas for community banks, Craft Bank has taken on the challenge of reinventing...
Chris Clark
Remaining an active partner of the community
https://youtu.be/6_WjPnpBIOg   Being a community partner is a key component of success for chambers of commerce and the leaders who...
Investor appetite is healthy and eyeing the Atlanta market
Atlanta’s vibrancy is rippling across the entire Southeast, bolstered by the growth of e-commerce and its inherent need for new...
Understanding the current focus and future plans for the City of Fairburn
Located in Fulton County, the City of Fairburn is a key municipality within the Atlanta metro area. Infrastructure investments are...
mark jaronski
Safety measures continue to be crucial for Georgia’s tourism industry
https://youtu.be/GowlPdTaez8   While the lasting effects of the pandemic continue to be felt, Georgia’s tourism sector is on its way...
What does the future hold for the City of Chamblee?
https://youtu.be/8qv62hTcRTQ   The City of Chamblee, to the north of the Atlanta metro area, continues to evolve and grow. Walkability...
Legal sector rises to COVID-19 disruptions
Many legislative efforts put forth to mitigate the pandemic challenges also created some disruption for various legal practices. In the...
Georgia flexes economic development muscles despite COVID challenges
While there is no economic development playbook for the pandemic landscape, The Georgia Department Of Economic Development saw robust job...
The home as the sanctuary
The Atlanta real estate market remains strong, buoyed by the low-interest rate environment, low supply, strong property values despite the...
COVID reinforced sound wealth management and investment strategies
COVID has not changed Balentine’s approach to financial knowledge and wealth management firm strategies, it has only reinforced them. For...
Prior investments paid dividends for Union City during COVID
Prior to COVD-19, Union City was ahead of the curve. The city was already familiar with the work from home...
J. Mack Robinson College of Business was well positioned to weather the challenges of the last year
Before COVID-19 was on the radar, J. Mack Robinson College of Business at Georgia State University had already been making...
Peachtree Corners leans further into its tech culture
Peachtree Corners was built with tech in mind and offers a robust tech platform that allows residents to communicate with...
Pandemic yields reflection on the importance of life insurance
The pandemic has forced the public to come to grips with their own mortality, if they had not already. Life...
Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport resilient through turbulent landscape
This past year has been unprecedented for the travel and tourism sector, and air travel continues to be at its...
Atlanta’s commercial real estate sector expected to remain strong
Atlanta offers a robust commercial real estate market that has experienced market correction due to the pandemic and its challenges....
Maximizing data to understand current and future pandemics
Collecting data is of paramount importance when trying to understand a disease that little is know about. Ciox, a health...
Andrew Carnes
Getting people back to work and building the economy is Partnership Gwinnett’s top priority
Partnership Gwinnett is currently supporting the local business community in the midst of the coronavirus landscape. In an interview with...

Featured Articles

Economy, Government, Infrastructure, Minneapolis-St. Paul, Spotlight On
Spotlight On: Jacob Frey, Mayor, City of Minneapolis
4 min read February 2023 — Mayor Jacob Frey of Minneapolis spoke with Invest: about the structural changes made in...
Economy, Education, Minneapolis-St. Paul
Promoting Equity: Regional education leaders take action
Writer: Eleana Teran 2 min read February 2023 - As the educational landscape in the Twin Cities adapts to the...
Aviation, Infrastructure, Raleigh-Durham, Tourism & Hospitality, Trade & Logistics, Transportation
Airport’s recovery and growth prompts questions over future development
Writer: Joshua Andino  2 min read February 2023 — As demand continues to recover for Raleigh-Durham International Airport, congestion and...
Boston, Commercial Construction, Commercial Real Estate, Economy, Spotlight On
Spotlight On: Richard Baumert, Principal, Millennium Partners Boston
3 min read February 2023 — Richard Baumert, principal at Millennium Partners Boston, talked with Invest: about their $1.3 billion...