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UHY’s David Barton to Share Knowledge on Service Organization Audits February 14

UHY’s David Barton to Share Knowledge on Service Organization Audits February 14

Webinar will focus on data center audit standards and assessments

David Barton will address professional service organizations and their customers and lead a discussion on data center audit standards and assessments during a webinar Tuesday, February 14th from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Access to Success Series: Session 1 – Be Your Own Boss

Access to Success Series: Session 1 – Be Your Own Boss


FREE...but Registration Required


Hosted by: Economic Development (City of East Point)

Presented by: Atlanta Urban League

Date: Wednesday , February 1, 2012

Location: East Point Library
2757 Main Street
East Point, Georgia 30344

Time: 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Networking: 10:00 am to 10:30 am

Workshop Topics:

What makes an entrepreneur successful?
What is the best legal structure for my business?
What are the steps to research my market?
How much will it cost to start my business?
Where can I receive financing assistance?  


Club E (Entrepreneur) will open its doors on Main Street

College Park - Club E is a global network that connects entrepreneurs to the financial and support resources available. Through local chapter meetings (every 4th Thursday in College Park), a global online social network and inspiring how-to-television programming featured online, Club E gives legs to the probability of strengthening the success of small businesses everywhere. Club E in partnership with College Park offers office space, training and networking opportunities for entrepreneurs. It is part of an SBA program run by founder, Bob Johnson.

Club E has begun renovations to the historic College Park Furniture building located at 3707 Main Street. The anticipated open is March of this year. The facility will include a coffee shop open to the public. For more information on Club E visit: www.clubentrepreneur.net or contact: Bob Johnson – 678.895.3109

Martin-Brower to invest $30M in a new facility in East Point

Martin-Brower to invest $30M in a new facility in East Point

East Point - Martin-Brower, the largest global distributor for McDonald’s restaurants, plans to invest approximately $30 million in an East Point facility and employ close to 300 workers. The comapny is going to build a 220,000 square-foot distribution center in a new section of the Southmeadow Business Park, near Camp Creek Parkway and Welcome All Road, owned by the McDonald Development Corporation.

According to a press release from the City of East Point, the Mayor andthe Director of Economic Development had this to say:

“We are excited to welcome such a solid company to East Point. This was truly a team effort involving the City of East Point, East Point Power, Electric Cities of Georgia and McDonald Development Corporation,” said Jennifer Fine, Director of Economic Development for the City.

Mayor Earnestine D. Pittman added, “As Mayor of East Point, I am thrilled with the efforts of City staff that helped make this possible.

Millions of dollars in limbo for Fulton homeowners

ATLANTA -- The Fulton County Sheriff has millions of dollars in a special fund and some of it may belong to you.

Each month, county officials and the banks auction foreclosed homes as well as hold tax lien sales on the courthouse steps.

When it comes to tax lien sales, homeowners should take a deep breath and another look before they walk away from the sales. They could be entitled to lots of money.

It's in the hands of the Fulton County Sheriff.

It starts with the sale of the tax lien, in which buyers often pay more than the lien itself in order to get it. Any money left over after the tax lien purchaser gets his money back, together with a 20 percent commission, goes into a Fund administered by the Sheriff.

That fund now totals $9.9 million.

Much of that money could belong to homeowners who have never claimed it.

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Free airport parking available for New Year's travelers

Free airport parking available for New Year's travelers

EAST POINT, Ga. -- If you're traveling over the New Year's holiday, you won't need to pay an arm and a leg for parking, thanks to an exclusive deal from Atlanta's newest airport parking facility.

Peachy Airport Parking is providing free first-time outdoor parking and half-price indoor parking for anyone who reserves a parking spot online and joins the Peachy Rewards program.

This deal includes a complimentary shuttle to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, which is only two minutes away. It is available to first-time parkers through Mar. 15, 2012.

Learn more and sign up for your free spot at www.peachyairportparking.com.

Peachy Airport Parking is located at 3025 Sylvan Road in East Point.