Tag Archives: December 2011


Partnership yields faster processing

A.S.A.P. Technologies, Inc. owners Maria Elena Grogan and Dennis Grogan, Sr. with son Dennis Grogan, Jr.

Thanks to a Sage Peachtree customer “listening tour” earlier this year, A.S.A.P. Technologies, Inc. in Buford has streamlined its monthly inventory reporting by 60 per...  more


Healthcare excellence thrives in Gwinnett

The Gwinnett Chamber revealed the winners from nine categories of the inaugural Healthcare Excellence Awards, who, along with nearly 50 nominees, were honored Dec. 7 for their contribution to the continued wellbeing of Gwinnett and metro Atlanta citi...  more


Behind the 2012 Gwinnett County budget numbers

Charlotte Nash, Gwinnett County Commission Chairman

Leaders grounded by a past, present and future financial perspective collaborated to create the 2012 Gwinnett County fiscal budget that was unanimously approved Ja...  more


Collaboration: the great enabler of success

Jim Maran, president and CEO of the Gwinnett Chambe

by Jim Maran, president and CEO of the Gwinnett Chamber...  more


Gwinnett Chamber unveils 2012 local legislative agenda

The Gwinnett Chamber announced it’s legislative agenda at the annual Legislative Kick-Off event, unveiling Gwinnett’s 2012 strategy in a comprehensive 12-page summary emphasizes key policies that will influence a pro-business, job-creating environment in the upcoming ...  more


Gwinnett Medical’s Strickland Heart Center

The two cardiac operating rooms house leading technological equipment like high definition monitors that surround the medical team. The five monitors allow the team to observe the surgical hand up-close so they can anticipate physician’s needs.

GBJ-TV takes you inside the newly named Strickland Heart Center at Gwinnett Medical Center (GMC) in Lawrenceville. This 40,000 square-foot facility for the treatment of heart and vascular conditions provides metro Atlanta residents access to leading cardiac care professio...  more


10 small business trends for 2012

Before putting the finishing touches on your 2012 strategic plans, consider these trends that in some way, shape or form, have an online compo...  more


Credit unions increasing role in the business community

“Credit unions provide financial products and services required by 99 percent of businesses,” explains Bonnie Trappe, chief financial officer for Excel Federal Credit Union. “Hopefully, when a business shops for a financial institution they will include their local credit union as a potential partne...  more


How to choose an accounting firm

“It’s very common for a small business to outgrow their own abilities or the services of the bookkeeper/tax preparer,” comments Laurie McClain, C.P.A., owner and managing partner of McClain and Company, P.C. in Suw...  more


Trends in business banking

“The past year has seen some growth, but most importantly, stabilization of revenues for many companies,” says Christopher Mixon, community executive and senior vice president at Bank of North Georgia in Gwinnett and Forsyth. “Businesses are now most concerned about how political uncertainty will impact revenue growt...  more