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Atlanta leads the charge in east coast mobility

Last week’s GSMA Mobility Live! – North America event brought together a bustling crowd of more than 1,200 registered visitors, including 90 senior executives representing 70 companies, across two days of conference events on mobile technology. In partnership with the …

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The Atlanta E3 Awards Showcases Atlanta Business Leaders Promoting Regional Economy and Environment

Where the economy and environment connect for everyone The Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC) announced the winners of the 2016 Atlanta E3 Awards, showcasing business achievement and innovation, clean technologies, and sustainability solutions that enhance our economy and environment. In its …

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Three Reasons Why Atlanta is Ripe for Exporters

By Zaheer Faruqi, Aventure Aviation Over the past decade, Atlanta has climbed to 64th from 71st amongst the Top 100 United States metros for exports. In fact, export businesses can now be found in every single metro Atlanta county and …

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GSMA Mobility Live! to host world-class industry leaders for Atlanta conference program

The GSMA and the Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC) announced the next round of speakers for ‘GSMA Mobility Live! – North America’ conference being held in Atlanta, Nov. 1-2, 2016. Merging the previously separate ‘Mobile 360 – North America’ and ‘Mobility …

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Atlanta companies, universities step up efforts to bolster workforce

When you think of the nation’s top ‘technology towns,’ Boston, San Francisco, and New York likely spring to mind immediately. But Atlanta should, too.

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Telework Works for Metro Atlanta

As the Atlanta region takes a serious look at its traffic congestion problems in advance of the July 31 Transportation Referendum vote, one strategy that private and public sector employers have been embracing is the adoption of telework as an …

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Atlanta’s Transformative Opportunity

Atlanta’s Transformative Opportunity The upcoming transportation referendum vote is a major inflection point for metro Atlanta businesses and residents. If passed, the projects the referendum would authorize promise to help transform Atlanta’s economy, creating jobs in the short-run and expanding …

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Atlanta has a long history of “crazy” ideas

Throughout our history as a city, metro Atlanta has often found itself in the spotlight for its lofty plans and big ideas. Some of our most famous leaders have faced controversy, and even open ridicule, for trying to take our …

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TSPLOST critical to making Atlanta a place future generations call home

My day job involves advancing prosperity and quality of life in the core of the Atlanta region. But I’m also a full-time parent of three teenagers. When it comes to issues like regional transportation, I see no separation of the …

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The Future of Atlanta Depends on TSPLOST

By Mark Toro Partner, North American Properties Richard Florida, the prolific author of The Rise of the Creative Class and Who’s Your City, has long been considered a visionary and free thinker.  His focus on macrodemographic shifts and their impact …

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