Spine and Sport welcomes Jen Nauta to the team. Nauta is Spine and Sport's AmeriSciences distribution officer. AmeriSciences is a manufacturer that offers the safest most effective wide range of health supplements on the market. Nauta's duty is to communicate with patients and the public about the benefits of nutritional supplementation.
International Properties and Investments, Inc., welcomes Traci Wells as the newest member of the firm's sales team. Wells, a native of greater Savannah, has been serving clients in the real estate business since 2002.
RINCON - The grand opening of Teach Right!, an educational supply store, will be held June 30 at 586 South Columbia Ave. in Rincon.
ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Labor reported that the state's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate jumped to 5.8 percent in May, up five-tenths of one percent from 5.3 percent in April.
WASHINGTON - In just under a year, the U.S. Small Business Administration's Patriot Express Pilot Loan Initiative approved more than $150 million in loan guarantees to nearly 1,500 veterans and their spouses who are using the SBA-guaranteed funds to establish and expand their small businesses.
ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Labor's Statesboro Career Center, Georgia Southern University, the Statesboro-Bulloch Chamber of Commerce, and the Development Authority of Bulloch County will jointly sponsor a job fair and career expo for employers and job seekers in the area.
With the help of more than 500 volunteers, representing 35 companies and organizations, the Georgia Chamber of Commerce has begun canvassing the state for new members and additional resources. The goal of this year's campaign is $1.8 million and 800 new members.
Two workshops entitled "Thinking of Starting A Business" will be held during June from 6-8:30 p.m.
New owners are taking the shopping experience to an entertainment art form to the delight of the community.
One of the most foundational things to know about your investment account is how you pay for the services you receive. There are three common ways to pay for the management of your account. Let me first say that there are many, many financial institutions and brokerage firms in existence today. This is a general overview. It is important that you talk with the firm that you are dealing with if you wish to learn exactly what the expenses are for your account.
WASHINGTON-The SBA has created an online tax savings resource center to help small businesses understand how they can benefit from the 2008 economic stimulus package signed into law by President Bush earlier this year.
Michael Lee, president of Citizens Bank, took the reins of the Effingham County Chamber of Commerce at the Chamber's annual meeting Thursday night.
Newell Recycling, one of the largest recyclers and processors of recycled metals in the Southeast, is opening a state-of-the-art facility in the Savannah area later this year. The company has been granted final approval and received all necessary permits to open its Garden City plant, slated for a December opening.
Whether you are just starting or you are nearing retirement, it is important to know how much money you will need to get there. Make sure to start saving now, save consistently and invest wisely. One of the great things about planning for retirement is that, if you start early enough, you don't have to do all of the work yourself. If you choose good quality investments, they should do most of the work for you.
ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday that metro Savannah's unemployment rate was unchanged at 6.7 percent from November to December, but was down from 8.1 percent in December a year ago.
Gov. Nathan Deal highlighted the vital role the tourism industry plays in Georgia's economic prosperity at Tuesday's annual Tourism, Hospitality and Arts Day at the state Capitol.
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U.S. Rep. John Barrow (D-Augusta) will team up with Google to host a workshop Thursday in Augusta encouraging small businesses to utilize the Internet to grow their businesses.
The Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday that Georgia's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate decreased to 7.4 percent in December, down two-tenths of a percentage point from a revised 7.6 percent in November. The rate was 8.7 percent in December a year ago.
Gov. Nathan Deal announced Thursday that Daniel Defense, a leader in small arms manufacturing, will expand its existing operations in Black Creek adding 120 new jobs and investing $20 million into the project over the next five years.
Effingham Industrial Development Authority members have granted a 60-day extension on a master plan for a massive studio project off Interstate 16.
The Effingham Industrial Development Authority is hitting the restart button on a deal with a Chinese conglomerate.