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Five metro Atlanta companies compete for $35,000 in grants

By Patrick Adcock The 2016 Atlanta Metro Export Challenge announced their top five finalists Aug. 20 as part of the JPMorgan Chase-powered Atlanta Metro Export Plan (MEP) grant program designed to help small and medium-sized businesses begin or expand their exporting programs. Narrowed down from a pool of 14 semifinalists who had previously won $5,000 […]

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Atlanta a global hub for technology innovation

By Larry Williams Vice President, Technology Industry Development, Metro Atlanta Chamber A recently released report on the state of Georgia’s technology industry has aimed a spotlight on some of the most exciting and encouraging news for the future of the economy, not just in Georgia and Atlanta, but in the United States and even globally. […]

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How Critical is Success at the Ballot Box in July 2012 to Metro Atlanta?

Quality of Life:  Metro Atlanta’s quality of life is greatly impacted by our severe traffic congestion.  Consider these facts: (Source: 2010 Texas Transportation Institute Annual Urban Mobility Report) Get Home Faster: Approval of the July 31 regional transportation referendum will result in getting you home sooner.  Congestion will be reduced, allowing parents to make their […]