The Big Peach is one step closer to hosting one of the biggest sports events in the world. The United Bid Committee announced Oct. 4, the 32 cities, including Atlanta, across North America that could…

Josh Whitlock / Trackter

Josh Whitlock grew up on a farm in Coweta County. He has worked in agricultural startups for the last decade and developed growing, harvest, and packing operations from Delaware to Mexico.

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A Carroll County, Ga., insurance agent was arrested Tuesday on seven counts of insurance fraud and three counts of forgery, Georgia Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens announced. Lynne Marie Webb, 32, allegedly pocketed auto insurance premiums…

Fresh off raising $2.5 million in a second round of seed funding, a Charlotte-based on-demand laundry startup is ramping up service in a new market. Atlanta Business Journal On-demand laundry startup launches in Atlanta

​Atlanta will be getting a swanky new 214-room hotel in November. Atlanta Business Journal Mike Sutter to lead new Porsche hotel

​Ted Jenkin knew he wanted to reach Generation X and Generation Y when he founded oXYGen Financial. Atlanta Business Journal SBP of the Year: Ted Jenkin serves Generations X & Y with financial services

A weekly recap of Atlanta’s restaurant and hospitality markets. Atlanta Business Journal Tidbits: Hyatt Place near Georgia Aquarium advancing; Cookie dough concept coming to Ponce City Market

John Smoltz didn’t become the only pitcher in Major League Baseball history to record at least 200 wins and 150 saves by backing down. But, that’s what the MLB Hall of Famer is doing to…

The Coca-Cola Co. is tripling the amount of money it’s donating to disaster relief following the devastation of Hurricane Maria and the earthquakes in Mexico, CNN reports. The company said it will give an additional…

Trey Humphreys / The Fur Bus

Trey, an Atlanta native, is the founder and president of The Fur Bus. He graduated from Auburn University and was the mascot for the Atlanta Falcons for 12 years. Always the entertainer, he currently owns The Pool Hall which is the oldest and most frequented bar in Buckhead. Continue reading