ALPHARETTA, Ga. – Following a four-month, nationwide search, the Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce has named Kali Kirkham Boatright as president and chief executive officer.
ALPHARETTA, Ga. — Alpharetta Town Commons has submitted plans to convert the upper floor of its two-story building at 10 Roswell Street to accommodate a music venue.
MILTON, Ga. — Local governments adopt tree ordinances to preserve their canopies by requiring developers to provide a minimum amount of coverage on new and existing projects. All North Fulton cities and Forsyth County have adopted such policies.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Karol Ann Dickinson, known as KA, a longtime volunteer of the Forsyth County YMCA, is leaving the YMCA board after 13 years of service.
ALPHARETTA, Ga. — A bill that would have helped pave the way for a $100 million sports medicine facility to open in Alpharetta has failed in the 2018 Legislature.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — The 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, signed into law last December, will have the largest effects on companies with international operations, according to Justin Johnson, tax manager at Frazier & Deeter.
MILTON, Ga. — The old Milton High School in downtown Alpharetta has been reduced to piles of broken concrete, steel and drywall. Its demolition, which clears the way for a STEM school set to open in 2020, marked the end of the historic structure that had served students from 1921-2005 before…
ALPHARETTA, Ga. — Sefira Capital, a Miami-based investment firm, has acquired a 13-acre lot on Webb Bridge Road in Alpharetta where it plans to build a new Phase Family Center.
ALPHARETTA, Ga. — Michael Gordy, who won First Runner Up in the 2017 Best of North Atlanta Awards, is joining the COUNTRY Financial team as a Financial Representative.
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ALPHARETTA, Ga. – The Alpharetta Chamber of Commerce has selected Nancy Hoehn as its new executive director.
CUMMING, Ga. — Go Pro Real Estate Academy, a new real estate school now enrolling students, recently opened. The school offers online certification courses for Real Estate Sales Licenses, Broker Licenses, and Continuing Education.
ALPHARETTA, Ga. – Fuqua’s 360 Tech Village in Alpharetta is one of a number of sites submitted in a bid to win Amazon’s second headquarters.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Forsyth County businesses were honored recently at the annual Excellence in Business awards sponsored by the Cumming-Forsyth County Chamber of Commerce.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Last summer the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners and the Cumming-Forsyth County Chamber of Commerce’s public private partnership with the local development authority, local school system, Lanier Technical College and the University of North Georgia took a large ste…
ROSWELL, Ga. — Brixmor Property Group, a leading owner and operator of open air shopping centers, has relocated the company’s regional office to Roswell, bringing 50 jobs to the city.
ALPHARETTA, Ga. — Construction is no rare sight in Downtown Alpharetta, but perhaps the most unique development in the works is the A+ Sports Performance Center and Creative Studios Café at 160 North Main Street.
ALPHARETTA, Ga. – Construction could begin soon on two major projects near downtown that go before the Alpharetta Design Review Board this month.
GAINESVILLE, Ga. — Frank Norton, noted real estate expert in north Georgia, warned Forsyth County against following an “anti-growth” path as it continues to draw residents.
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JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — Rep. Karen Handel swept into her home district last week, meeting with key business leaders and other residents.
ALPHARETTA, Ga. — Alpharetta’s tech community is consolidating in an effort to fortify local branding and expand services.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Forsyth County is taking a look at its economic development strategy in order to garner more business after a successful 2017.
ALPHARETTA – The Alpharetta Business Association has named Tom Martin and Jim Tardif to its board of directors. Their terms run for three years.
ALPHARETTA, Ga. – It may be another few weeks before the city adopts any management plan for downtown parking as several major developments come on line later this year.
ALPHARETTA, Ga. — Those who visit Clothes Horse in downtown Alpharetta are likely to see the friendly, smiling face of co-owner John Thompson behind the counter, ready to provide what he calls a “real service” to those looking for casual and comfortable clothing. Thompson’s welcoming attitud…
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ALPHARETTA, Ga. – Comcast has announced plans to close its operation on North Point Parkway in Alpharetta, a move the company says will affect more than 500 local jobs.
ATLANTA — Jackson Healthcare announced Jan. 16 that former U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, M.D., has been named to the nearly $1 billion, Atlanta-based company’s advisory board.
CUMMING, Ga. — Recently, three new sales associates joined the team at MarineMax Cumming.
NORTH FULTON, Ga. — Aria Salon.Spa.Shoppe, with locations in North Fulton and Forsyth County, earned the distinction of being named to the Salon Today 200 by Salon Today Magazine for 2018. It is the seventh time Aria has earned the title of being recognized as an elite salon in the nationwid…
CUMMING, Ga. — Sawnee Electric Membership Corporation recently announced that it is preparing to retire approximately $10 million, to over 94,000 eligible current and former members, through a general retirement of patronage capital.
MILTON, Ga. — As the city grows, so too does the Milton Business Alliance. The organization, which aims to foster relationships and growth for Milton’s business community, hopes to expand in 2018 under the direction of a new leader.
JOHNS CREEK, Ga. – Emory Women’s Center has opened a new clinic offering gynecologic specialty services to patients at Emory Johns Creek Hospital.
ALPHARETTA, Ga. – City leaders have voted to give Tech Alpharetta a helping hand, agreeing to commit $25,000 in sponsorship for the nonprofit’s first AgTech Conference in Alpharetta July 23 – 25.
ALPHARETTA, Ga. — Alpharetta’s Convention and Visitors Bureau has launched a new website reflecting Alpharetta’s innovative and tech savvy reputation.
ROSWELL, Ga. — Roswell Inc’s business development and outreach coordinator, Debra Ewing, graduated last month from the Georgia Academy for Economic Development, a four-month program through the State of Georgia’s Department of Community Affairs.
LPHARETTA, Ga. – If it is anything, the new Hotel at Avalon is a plush complement anchoring what has become one of Alpharetta’s biggest shopping and entertainment attractions.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Forsyth County is taking a deeper look into its building height requirements after adopting its Comprehensive Plan last summer.
ALPHARETTA, Ga. — Perimeter North Medical Associates in Alpharetta and Atlanta have welcomed a new board-certified and fellowship-trained endocrinologist.
ATLANTA — On Dec. 20, Ashton Woods’ Atlanta division presented Camp Twin Lakes with a donation of over $94,000.
JOHNS CREEK, Ga. – Crye-Leike Real Estate Services recently announced Janice Chatham as the new sales manager for the Johns Creek branch office, located at 9945 Jones Bridge Rd.
ROSWELL, Ga. — Two staple restaurants in the Roswell food scene closed suddenly New Year’s Eve. Both Greenwoods and Swallow at the Hollow, known for their Southern comfort and barbeque food offerings, announced that Dec. 31, 2017 was their last day of business in a recorded phone message.
ATLANTA — Ashford Advisors recently announced a new executive promotion. Andrew Matthieson earned the title of managing director after beginning his career with the firm in 2013.
ALPHARETTA, Ga. – Transit and property tax relief for homeowners will be two of the key issues on the agenda as the 2018 Legislative Session kicks off this week in Atlanta.
ATLANTA — Georgia Primary Bank, a community bank headquartered in the Buckhead area of Atlanta, recently announced the hiring of Andrew K. Walker, Jr. as executive vice president and market president in the North Fulton and Forsyth counties markets. Walker’s principal responsibilities will b…
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ALPHARETTA, Ga. – Alpharetta’s business landscape is set for major changes in 2018.
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ATLANTA — Emory Healthcare is the first hospital system in North Georgia to offer patients access to a new spinal cord stimulator to help relieve chronic pain. The FDA-approved device, known as the Intellis System, is the world’s smallest implantable spinal cord neurostimulator.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Since the community-favorite restaurant Norman’s Landing closed its doors in June, speculation has swirled around what will become of the empty log cabin and land.