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The Artside: Photographs by GRU's Rust featured at Kentucky park

...Monkeys and a Green Jacket, and writes about the history of Augusta and Lake Olmstead. Blanchard has served as president and CEO of First Bank of Georgia and is a familiar face to many Augustans. His book, Starting at the Top: Learning the Nuances of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-11-25/artside-photographs-g
Macy's, Target, others offer speedy holiday delivery options, including overnight and same day

...Deliv to offer the service in major markets. Deliv founder and CEO Daphne Carmeli says there's been a boost in holiday demand...shoppers know delivery times within five to eight days.Best Buy CEO Hubert Joly says the shipping process has been an "intense area...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-24/macys-target-others-offer-
CEOs in 10 big mergers to get $430 million

...830 years of work to get what the average CEO will receive in one fell swoop.The payoffs...most haven't closed yet.A breakdown of CEO pay in the biggest mergers in 2014:-Allergan's...Marcus: $80 million. Marcus, who has been CEO for 11 months, will get the biggest severance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-21/ceos-10-big-mergers-get-43
Business owners in war-torn countries gain lessons in becoming more profitable

...those countries become more profitable, they can hire more people and lessen the likelihood of civil war and violence, Bpeace CEO Toni Maloney says. The program, which receives State Department funding, has also helped owners in Afghanistan and Rwanda...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-21/business-owners-war-torn-c
BBB advises consumer on handling debt collectors - both legitimate and phony

...report and get FTC advice for resolving identity theft problems relating to debt collectors. Reach Kelvin Collins, the president/CEO of the Better Business Bureau of Central Georgia and the CSRA Inc., at (800) 763-4222 or bbb.org.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-11-24/bbb-advises-consumer-handling-debt-
Owning historic inns often a labor of love

...cliche, but it couldn't be more true especially if you're buying a historic property."White, who also is the founder and CEO of online bed and breakfast directory BnBFinder.com, said mistakes often happen when people fall in love with a particular...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/aiken/2014-11-21/owning-historic-inns-often-la
Target sees higher profit in third quarter

...which compromised millions of credit and debit cards just one week before Christmas, was a major factor in the ousting of CEO Gregg Steinhafel in May. Former PepsiCo executive Brian Cornell took over in August, and he has the task of maintaining Target's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-19/target-sees-higher-profit-
Halliburton buying Baker Hughes in $34.6 billion deal

...companies had begun to slow capital spending and new drilling as rising costs cut into profit margins.Halliburton Chairman and CEO Dave Lesar said Monday that the combined company will be able toreduce costs by $2 billion a year.The oil plunge lowered the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-17/halliburton-buying-baker-h
Augusta Warrior Project's expanded mission takes on new name, receives more funding

...had with veterans here in Augusta and our national expansion which began last year," said Jim Lorraine, the president and CEO of America's Warrior Partnership. "The staff is really excited about this newbeginning, but the work we have done, both...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-18/augusta-warrior-projects-exp
Home Depot tops Street; breach costs still hazy

...comparable-store sales were relatively consistent month to month, suggesting that the data breach didn't have much of an impact.CEO Craig Menear said that online sales rose nearly 40 percent in the quarter, with increased traffic and more online orders being...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-18/home-depot-tops-street-bre