The residual effects of Atlanta’s booming hip-hop industry are becoming more evident as evidenced by the opening of a new clothing store in the city by one of the biggest producers in the game. Drumma…

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Joanne Hayes is a more than 20-year veteran of the publishing industry, having worked as an Account Executive for an award-winning Journal Register Company newspaper group, Southern Rhode Island Newspapers, and as the Marketing Director of SO Rhode Island, a publication of the award-winning magazine company Providence Media. Continue reading

As the rest of the country stockpiles candy and tunes into horror movie marathons, corporate America is getting ready to roll out Q3 earnings results — and it’s looking like pay-TV companies are in for…

Atlanta-based private equity firm NRD Capital has gobbled up another big restaurant deal. NRD will buy struggling national restaurant chain Ruby Tuesday Inc., the companies announced Monday. As of September, the company operated 599 Ruby…

Toyo Tire. Beauflor. voestalpine. And, as of 2008, Anheuser-Busch/InBev. Atlanta Business Journal Focused recruitment led to global manufacturing cluster in Cartersville-Bartow

Meggitt Training Systems Even before Meggitt Training Systems was Meggitt Training Systems, the company led in small arms training systems, developing a long list of “world’s first” products. Atlanta Business Journal Medium International Company Finalists

Veteran labor and employment lawyer Jeff Mokotoff rejoined his former firm FordHarrison earlier this year after spending four years outside of his “comfort zone” with Turner Enterprises, the company Ted Turner formed to oversee all…

American taxpayers have helped fund Amazon’s rapid expansion with more than $1.2 billion in incentives from state and local governments. Atlanta Business Journal The Amazon Effect: How big incentives can lure a giant

A nationwide analysis by The Business Journals revealed that Amazon is reaping more than $1.2 billion in taxpayer-funded subsidies and incentives that have contributed to the online retailer’s growth surge, while simultaneously pitting states and…

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Javier Galeano is managing partner at Galeano, Li, Lei & Villegas LLC CPA. He got his Bachelor Degree in Industrial Engineering at University del Norte. Then completed his Masters in Business Administration at Kennesaw State University. He is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Georgia since 2003. Continue reading