As most schools get ready for summer break, the Brandon Hall School in Sandy Springs is gearing up to host students from half a dozen countries attending partner schools and to rev up its programs for future “global leaders.” The students from Africa, Asia, South America and Bermuda, the self-ruling British overseas territory, will participate […]
There is a new face on an old problem — American companies “moving” overseas in part to avoid U.S. taxes — that has increased in popularity in the last several years and recently gained political attention. Last week President Obama and Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew called for tax reform to encourage economic patriotism and […]
The World Chamber of Commerce honored the premier of Bermuda in Atlanta with its “International Hero Award” on Nov. 15 for her leadership in formulating financial policies of global significance in the face of the current recession. As vice chair of the Organization of Economic Development and Cooperation’s Global Forum, Premier Paula Cox is focused […]
A delegation from Bermuda headlined by its tourism minister will visit Buckhead Aug. 30-Sept. 1 to advance a new relationship between the Atlanta district and the Atlantic island. A group of executives representing the Buckhead Coalition traveled to the British territory on May 26 to build business and tourism ties. During the trip the two sides signed a proclamation officially making them sister communities. The incoming group includes Patrice […]
The Atlanta community of Buckhead and the Atlantic island of Bermuda have become family.
A delegation from the Buckhead Coalition traveled to the British territory May 26-28 to exchange proclamations making the new sister-community ties official.
The group of business leaders flew on the inaugural AirTran Airways nonstop flight…
AirTran Airways will add daily flights from Atlanta to the island of Bermuda beginning May 26, 2011. The seasonal flights will run until Sept. 6, AirTran announced from a Latin American airline conference in San Jose, Costa Rica. The Orlando-based airline, which operates its largest hub in Atlanta, will also add Bermuda flights from its […]
Former gubernatorial candidate Eric Johnson has been named president of HGBD International Inc., a Savannah-based architectural and interior design firm. HGBD International is one of eight specialized firms forming Hussey, Gay, Bell & DeYoung. Initially, a civil engineering firm, HGBD now provides services in a variety of sectors including water, wastewater, transportation and environmental technologies. […]