Southeast AsiaBusiness

Augusta Businessman Introduced Korean Firm to Jenkins County

by Phil Bolton | March 26, 2015 The announcement that Wells Lighting, the Korean light manufacturer, is locating its first North American headquarters in Millen, was good news indeed, according to Mandy Underwood, the executive director of the Millen/Jenkins County Chamber of Commerce. More
AmericasEconomic Development

Metro Chamber's Hartnett Joins Swedish-American Chamber Board

by Phil Bolton | March 25, 2015 David Hartnett, president of economic development, industry expansion at the Metro Atlanta Chamber, has joined the board of directors of the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce of Georgia. More
AmericasDiplomacy

City's International Office Gets New Protocol Manager

by Trevor Williams | March 12, 2015 The City of Atlanta’s Office of International Affairs recently welcomed a new face.  More
AmericasEducation

Georgia Tech Prof Appointed Chair of the EU Studies Association

by Phil Bolton | March 10, 2015 The European Union Studies Association, a Pittsburgh-based interdisciplinary association for scholars studying the European Union with more than 500 members from 38 countries, has appointed Alasdair Young of the Georgia Institute of Technology as its new chair from 2015-17.  More
AmericasBusiness

Three Georgia Companies Among World’s Most Ethical

by Trevor Williams | March 9, 2015 Three Georgia companies are among the 132 honorees in 21 countries chosen by Ethisphere as the world’s most ethical companies in their respective sectors.  More
AmericasEconomic Development

Suniva Global Sales VP to Help U.S. Boost Renewable Energy Exports

by Phil Bolton | March 4, 2015 Matt Card, vice president of global sales and marketing at Norcross-based Suniva Inc., has been appointed to an advisory board that is working with the U.S. Commerce Department to promote U.S exports of renewable energy and energy goods and services. More
AmericasBusiness

Coke's Board of Directors to Hold at 15

by Phil Bolton | February 21, 2015 Marc Bolland, CEO of retailer Marks & Spencer Group PLC, and David Weinberg, chairman and CEO of Judd Enterprises, Inc., joined the Coca-Cola Co.'s board of directors on Feb. 18. More
AsiaDiplomacy

India's C.G. Appointed as Permanent Representative to the U.N. in Geneva

by Phil Bolton | February 20, 2015 Ajit Kumar, India’s consul general based in Atlanta, has been appointed as ambassador and the permanent representative of India to the United Nations in Geneva, India’s Ministry of External Affairs announced on Feb. 19. More