Alpharetta Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Alpharetta, GA.

Results 1 - 20 of 53 for "u:bizjournals.com" in Alpharetta, GA

  1. Halyard sets sail as Kimberly-Clark spinoffRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Kimberly-Clark Corp. is set to launch its new health-care spinoff, Halyard Health, on Nov. 3. Halyard Health will be headquartered in a new 174,000-square-foot building in Alpharetta that will house up to 700 employees.This marks a move north for the Kimberly-Clark's health division, which has been headquartered since the early 1980s at a 98-acre campus in Roswell, Ga. The company is currently in the process of hiring 150 to 200 workers in the area, and the other 450 workers will move from Roswell.

    Comment?

  2. Kona Grill opens a new location in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Scottsdale-based restaurant chain, Kona Grill, is expanding its reach by opening a new location in Georgia.

    Comment?

  3. a Q&a with Zach Velmer of Sound Tribe Sector 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Business Journal

    On Oct. 19, Atlanta Business Chronicle spoke to Sound Tribe Sector 9's drummer, Zach Velmer , about the bands upcoming record, its tour and how the band has adapted to its new bassist Alana Rocklin after the band's founding member and former bassist, David Murphy , took an exit. STS9 is an instrumental, electronic rock band that originated in Atlanta.

    Comment?

  4. PulteGroup CEO Dugas talks Atlanta, quarterly performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Business Journal

    Aug. 15, 2013: Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, from left, Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal, PulteGroup Chairman and CEO Richard Dugas Jr., and Metro Atlanta Chamber President Sam Williams at an event welcoming Pulte's headquarters to Atlanta. On Oct. 23, Atlanta Business Chronicle spoke to PulteGroup Inc.'s CEO Richard Dugas Jr. about the company's transition to Atlanta, their quarterly performance, the Atlanta market and how millennials and empty nesters choose housing.

    Comment?

  5. 6 tornadoes touched down during Tuesday's severe weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Business Journal

    The severe weather that affected metro Atlanta on Tuesday included five confirmed tornadoes in the metro Atlanta area, and one in Meriwether County.

    Comment?

  6. Report: more transit oriented development can benefit Atlanta regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Business Journal

    Atlanta's renewed population and job growth in the wake of the recession will require the public and private sectors to create more regional transportation initiatives - including ideas centered on transit oriented development. Of the 9,200 multifamily units under construction, more than 8,000 units are located within a one-mile radius of at least one MARTA rail station or major transit hub, according to the report.

    Comment?

  7. a Twisted Taco plans Cumming locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Business Journal

    Twisted Taco has signed a 10-year lease for a 4,800-square-foot restaurant in the Lakeland Plaza shopping center, located at 501 Buford Highway. It's slated to open in spring 2015 and will join tenants including Jo-Ann Fabrics and LA Fitness at the center.

    Comment?

  8. How we got here: the evolution of the HP Rio Rancho storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Business Journal

    Here's a look back at how the HP story in Rio Rancho has played out over the past few years. Media outlets reported Sunday that Hewlett-Packard Co., which operates a call center in Rio Rancho, plans to split into two companies in a move that would create a separate personal computer-printer operation and a corporate hardware-services business.

    Comment?

  9. Hyatt Place in Alpharetta and Norcross soldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Business Journal

    Hyatt affiliates will sell 38 hotels, including two in metro Atlanta, to a company organized by Lone Star Funds for $590 million. Hyatt affiliates will sell 38 hotels, including two in metro Atlanta, to a company organized by Lone Star Funds for $590 million.

    Comment?

  10. Clearside Biomedical raises $16M to fund clinical trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Business Journal

    Alpharetta-based Clearside Biomedical has developed a micro-injection platform technology that allows a surgeon to deliver medication specifically to the retina - improving the effectiveness of the drug while reducing side effects that may occur when the drug enters into other parts of the eye. Clearside's technology would deliver drugs to treat the leading causes of blindness.

    Comment?

  11. Georgia's most elegant homes: 1230 Hopewell CrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Business Journal

    From Buckhead to Johns Creek and all the way out around Lake Oconee, Georgians love their mansions. Homes inspired from traditional antebellum architecture, but showcase hip modern tech savvy features, can be seen in the Peach State's most elegant neighborhoods.

    Comment?

  12. LexisNexis: Retailers face rising fraud costs in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Business Journal

    Merchants lost 0.68 percent of revenue to fraud so far in 2014, compared with 0.51 percent in 2013. Every $100 of fraud now costs retailers $308 -- up 10 percent from $279 in 2013.

    Comment?

  13. Grilled cheese chain to grow in metro AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Business Journal

    Cincinnati-based Tom + Chee on Sept. 4 said that by spring 2015 it intends to open 13 new restaurants in 10 states including Georgia - a goal that would double the company's locations in less than a year.

    Comment?

  14. Tom + Chee to double in size by 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Business Journal

    Tom + Chee, the downtown Cincinnati-based fast-casual restaurant company, will nearly double its number of locations to 26 by the spring of 2015. In the fourth quarter of this year and the first quarter of 2015, Tom + Chee will open restaurants in Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Tennessee, Missouri, Kansas, North Carolina, Louisiana, Georgia and Nebraska.

    Comment?

  15. Home Depot Foundation ramping up donation for American Legion projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Business Journal

    During the past three years, the foundation and Team Depot, which is composed of 350,000 The Home Depot Inc. employees and volunteers, have helped renovate more than 13,000 homes for veterans, Home Depot Foundation Executive Director Gaven Gregory told the crowd at the 96th National Convention of The American Legion, in Charlotte, N.C. Gregory ... (more)

    Comment?

  16. a Avalon lands retailers Lily Pulitzer, Brooks Brothers and Peek Boutique for second phaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | Business Journal

    Just about two months from opening its first phase, set for Oct. 30, Alpharetta's $600 million mixed-use project Avalon announced on Wednesday that it's already landing tenants for its next phase of development.

    Comment?

  17. a Avalon lands Lily Pulitzer, Brooks Brothers and Peek BoutiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | Business Journal

    Just about two months from opening its first phase, set for Oct. 30, Alpharetta's $600 mixed-use project Avalon announced on Wednesday that it's already landing tenants for its next phase of development.

    Comment?

  18. MedAssets Inc. signs big lease at Alpharetta office campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | Business Journal

    Instead, the 15-year-old company will keep its headquarters - and nearly 370 employees - at Alpharetta's North Point Center East campus.

    Comment?

  19. Healthcare consultants: Emory netting prestige in Ebola treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Business Journal

    The decision to treat two Ebola-infected Americans at Emory University Hospital has been an immediate increase in prestige and visibility, healthcare consultants told Georgia Health News.

    Comment?

  20. Forsyth becoming high-tech center of its ownRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | Business Journal

    Forsyth County's technology industry has traditionally basked in the glow of Alpharetta's reputation as one of the nation's leading high-tech centers.

    Comment?

Alpharetta Job Listings
View or post Alpharetta job listings on Topix.
Alpharetta Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Alpharetta from Topix.
Alpharetta Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Alpharetta on Topix.