Georgia Bank & Trust parent company earns $4 million in second quarter

...continues to squeeze our net interest margin and net interest income," said Ronald Thigpen, the president and chief operating officer. "Non-interest income is down due primarily to lower mortgage lending volume. But we also saw quarterly improvement...

Partridge Inn on Walton Way one step closer to new owners

...mortgage special servicer.The closing date has been tentatively set for Aug. 18, said Hunter Hotel Advisors Chief Operating Officer Lee Hunter, who is handling the listing for LNR Partners."Things are progressing forward," Hunter said Thursday...

Upper-level jobs harder to come by following recession

...annually. Just one or two of those hires are experienced employees new to the company, said Retirement Strategies' chief operating officer, JJ McKinney."Our goal is to grow people internally," McKinney said. "We want to take someone who has...

On The Move

...president and chief operating officerEmployer: Georgia Regents Medical AssociatesWork experience: She was the chief operating officer for the University of Connect icut Health Center's UCONN Medical Group. She also was vice president of neurosciences...

June jobs report shows recovery is accelerating, US economy coming closer to full health

...workers."It's becoming more difficult to find the candidates that we're looking for," said Brandon Calvo, chief operating officer at Cosentino North America, a Houston-based firm that sells materials for kitchen counters and bathrooms...

Deal for Augusta's Partridge Inn not yet complete

...the transaction, he said."The top bidder has done everything they're supposed to do," said Hunter, the chief operating officer of Hunter Hotel Advisors. "They've signed contracts and deposited earnest money and things of that nature...

Savannah River Remediation's top chief leaving for U.S. Department of Energy

...according to a news release from URS-Corporation, a parent company of SRR. MacVean previously served as chief operating officer and deputy project manager for SRR.Rueter assumed the top position at SRR in September. He is moving to lead...

If he had a hammer: Augusta's next mayor needs stronger powers

...cortisone shots are no longer working.Executive powers should be returned to the mayor. Further, the office of chief operating officer should be established to support the mayor's authority.Only one mayor needs to be in charge; not 10 mini-mayors...

Defending capitalism

...defended.That's going to be a tall order. Especially when you read and hear, for instance, that a former chief operating officer at Yahoo recently left with a $58 million golden parachute after just 15 months' employment.That's a tough...

On the Move

Jan Scholer is the new Chief operating officer at Xytex Interna­tional. He was previously the company's vice president of operational development. He has been with the company since August 2013.