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Zelnak to retire from Martin Marietta board

...several quarries throughout the Augusta metro area.Not only was Zelnak the company's board chairman, but served as chief executive officer from 1993 to 2009.The new chairman will be current president and CEO Howard Nye, the company announced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-17/zelnak-retire-martin-marie
Georgia solar business booming

...You're talking about a huge economic gain to the state by giving consumers what they want," Resch said.Pete Marte, chief executive officer of the Atlanta-based solar installation company Hannah Solar, estimates those 1,204 applications represent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-16/georgia-solar-business-boo
Baseball's new replay system is lauded by commissioner Bud Selig

...technicians at the offices of Major League Baseball Advanced Media."Technology takes a while to work," MLBAM chief executive officer Bob Bowman said. "We're under 30 days old, and I know we've arrived because ESPN is already criticizing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-04-15/baseballs-new-replay-system-laude
E-Z Go, Club Car meet challenges with innovation

...day where we can stream live football games on it, advertisements," said Marc Dufour, Club Car's president and chief executive officer.Marquardt said pieces of the system help with maintenance of the car, others with managing pace of play...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-11/e-z-go-club-car-meet-chall
Playing golf is positively presidential

...pastime.The answer might be simple. Since the days of William Howard Taft and Warren G. Harding, our nation's chief executives have gone to golf to relieve stress and build camaraderie.Dwight Eisenhower, an Augusta favorite, was known for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-04/playing-golf-positively-presi
World Series champion Red Sox visit White House

...emblazoned with "Obama" and the number 44 on the back, then promptly took a cell phone picture of himself and the chief executive. "What an honor, thanks for the #selfie @BarackObama" he quickly tweeted.And Jonny Gomes, an outfielder...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-01/world-series-champion-re
Societal shifts bring women to golf clubs

...Honourable Company codified the game's original rules ? but those gender equality dominoes started right here.R&A chief executive Peter Dawson humorously claims that Augusta National Golf Club's admittance of two women members in 2012 had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-03-30/societal-shifts-bring-women-
Starbucks moving closer to domestic production of VIA in south Augusta

...Augusta is an ideal location for our newest manufacturing facility," said Howard Schultz, Starbucks' chairman and chief executive.The new Augusta plant will be Starbucks' fifth manufacturing facility in the U.S. It will produce a range of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-04-07/starbucks-moving-closer-domestic-pr
Making way for the new Edsel

...decrees of emperors and monarchies. It is survived by administrative policies, executive orders and the whims of the chief executive.Consider this: Does Obamacare, or any U.S. law, have meaning if the executive branch can make arbitrary changes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-28/making-way-new-edsel
Employers seek workers with skills

...openings right now in Augusta for people dealing with customers, like call centers," said Randy Hatcher, MAU's chief executive.Isaac Kelly, a staffing specialist at Augusta Staffing Associates, said machine operators, electronic medical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-28/employees-sought-skill-set