Atlanta-based Cardlytics Inc., an advertising company that collects consumer purchase data to create targeted advertising, announced on Aug. 28 that it has partnered with its first bank in the United Kingdom. The partnership with the Lloyds Banking Group marks a “significant international growth for the company,” Lynne Laube, Cardlytics president, COO and co-founder, said in […]
When British Consul General Jeremy Pilmore-Bedford received his marching orders for his new posting in Atlanta, promoting trade was at the top of the list.
Why has Delta moved all its London flights to Heathrow? It’s all about the business traveler.
In April, Manchester International Airport‘s new Airport City site didn’t look like it was being prepped for a £650 million ($1 billion) development that could catapult the city into a new tier.
The Obama administration’s “pivot to Asia” is causing the U.S. State Department to neglect a prestigious student exchange program that emerged from the Good Friday Agreement, the culmination of negotiations aimed at ending 30 years of civil war in Northern Ireland, according to Trina Y. Vargo, president of the US Ireland Alliance.
British vice consul Claire Newman is in the same company as Grammy-winning singer Adele and 499 other honorees, though the award she received this week has nothing to do with music. Ms. Newman, who has served in various roles at the British Consulate General in Atlanta for more than 20 years, has received the Order of the British Empire from Queen Elizabeth II. The […]
Mayor Kasim Reed recently returned from his second visit to the United Kingdom, where he gave a lecture on diversity in U.S. politics, visited Atlanta‘s sister city and met with companies at an infrastructure roundtable. Mr. Reed was invited to speak before the House of Commons by Member of Parliament Keith Vaz, chairman of its Home Affairs Committee, who visited Atlanta in May. After addressing […]
When Porsche Cars North America decided to stay in Atlanta and move its headquarters near the airport, it lauded the location’s branding power.
And why not? As more than 90 million annual passengers fly over Hartsfield-Jackson, a giant Porsche logo will stare up at them from the grounds of the $100 million facility.
But mass advertising has never been the German automaker’s marketing weapon of choice…
A delegation from the Euro-Sy-Net Alliance, a network of European small-to-medium sized corporations, will be in Atlanta Sept. 24-27 to explore ways of increasing business in cooperation with similar-sized firms in the Southeast. Accompanying the members of the alliance will be representatives from Newcastle upon Tyne in England seeking to develop economic ties and to […]