Logistics Conference to Focus on India

by Trevor Williams | May 22, 2015 An annual logistics conference focused on India is set to draw Judy Rising Reinke, deputy director general of the U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service, among other key speakers from the U.S. and India, to Atlanta June 3.  More

International Sounds to Grace the Atlanta Jazz Festival

by Chris Freiberg | May 21, 2015 For Magda Giannikou, performing at the Atlanta Jazz Festival offers a chance to weave a piece of her musical fabric into the patchwork of international artists and jazz supergroups that form this year’s impressive line up. More
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CDC Foundation Head Focused on Ebola While Preparing to Retire

by Ralitsa Vassieva With his retirement on the horizon six months away, Charles Stokes, the CDC Foundation’s president and CEO from its inception in 1995, is focusing his attention on supporting a global response to the continued threats of the Ebola virus. More

NCR Announces Ukraine Contract

by Phil Bolton | May 21, 2015 The largest independent payments processor in the Ukraine is to deploy an NCR Corp. payment platform to deliver payment services across Central and Eastern Europe, the Duluth-based corporation announced May 21. More

More Than Flights: Barbados Seeks Financial, Cultural Ties With U.S. Through Atlanta

by Trevor Williams | May 21, 2015 Barbados Ambassador John Beale came to Atlanta on short notice, but he didn’t let his time here go to waste.  More