Georgia tax revenues up 7 percent in March

Georgia tax collections were up 7 percent last month over March of last year, the second consecutive month of rising revenues after three straight months of decline.

The state brought in nearly $1.67 billion in revenue in March, $109 million more than during March of 2018.

Individual income tax receipts rose by 9 percent, driven by an 8.7 percent decrease in refunds issued and a 43.6 percent rise in tax return payments by non-Georgia residents.

Gross sales tax collections also were up by 6.7 percent…


Atlanta Business Journal
Georgia tax revenues up 7 percent in March

Georgia Tech logistics startup Stord raises $12.4 million

Stord Inc., an Atlanta-based warehousing and distribution startup spun out of Georgia Tech, has raised $12.4 million, the company reported April 5.

The new raise follows a $2.6 million funding round one year ago.

Stord was launched in 2015 by Sean Henry and Jacob Boudreau through Georgia Tech’s CREATE-X program. The company provides an on-demand warehouse service through a technology platform that links companies that need warehouse space with a network of independent, third-party warehouses.

Stord’s…


Atlanta Business Journal
Georgia Tech logistics startup Stord raises .4 million

Ep. 177 – Khady Thiam Gueye – Branding Yourself & Your Business

Ep. 177 – Khady Thiam Gueye – Branding Yourself & Your Business

Ep. 177 – Khady Thiam Gueye – Branding Yourself & Your Business
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Khady Thiam Gueye / TMI Worldwide

Khady Thiam Gueye is the founder of TMI Worldwide (a boutique consulting firm), COO for KonLive, LLC and CBO (Chief Brand Officer) for Bu Vision Entertainment. After years of advising and assisting diverse international companies, it was an organic career transition to form TMI Worldwide due to her passion for empowering businesses and individuals.

Khady embodies today’s quick-thinking, multi-tasking business woman model. She has an exciting international work history including being the global liaison for super star musician AKON and working on projects that have included David Guetta, T-Pain, Flo Rida, Usher, Pitbull and many more.

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