Sanford got payout from lender after taking office

...Tree.com in 2013 far exceeded the $139,590 salary he earned as governor that year.Tree.com founder and Chief Executive Officer Doug Lebda told AP that "he was worth it," adding 10 times the value of what he was paid.Frenkel, now in...

City Ink: Politicians stuffed with favors at potluck

...Mayor-elect Davis, you have said you'll be the CEO in Augusta government. What do you think CEO stands for?A: Chief Executive Officer.Q: No, no, no! It stands for Chief Eunuch in Office. But is it true you said you plan to expand the role...

Georgia-Carolina Bancshares shareholders approve acquisition by State Bank Financial Corp.

...Mortgage to expand its footprint across State Bank."Evans began his career with SunTrust in 1971. In 2006, as chief executive officer, he oversaw the sale of the $1.8 billion asset Flag Financial in Atlanta to RBC Centura Bank, which is...


...70,000, which is $19,600 more than what the top musher received this year, Stan Hooley, the race's chief executive officer, said Tuesday.The overall purse is increasing by $50,000.

Hagel out as defense chief

...first three years of Obama's first term. Flournoy, who would be the first woman to head the Pentagon, is now chief executive officer of the Center for a New American Security, a think tank that she co-founded. Hagel is a Republican who served...

Driverless drone cars headed our way

ATLANTA -- In September, General Motors' chief executive officer, Mary Barra, announced that her company would have on the road in two years vehicles that communicate with each other and "highly...

Bridgestone celebrates opening of giant-tire plant

...Bridgestone has 11 facilities throughout North America. Graniteville has two of them.Gary Garfield, the chief executive officer for Bridgestone Americas, said the plant is the biggest investment the company has ever made in manufacturing...

On The Move

...CenterWork experience: She previously was the chief executive officer/chief financial officer at Lower Oconee Community Hospital in Glenwood, administrator/chief executive officer at Doctors Hospital of Tatnall LLC in Reidsville...

Georgia Bank & Trust celebrates 25 years by giving to charities

...money we would have spent on a party, and do something like this with it," said Dan Blanton, the bank's chief executive officer and one of three original employees. We're all very involved, very deeply rooted here. It's just a wonderful...

Online resources cater to high schoolers studying college options

...process is very opaque," said Matthew Pittinsky, a co-founder of the education technology giant Blackboard and chief executive officer of Parchment. "And what's happing now is that they (students) are beginning to share data with each other...