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Ray Guy Award was boost for punter, Augusta Sports Council

...proposition. It gives Augusta one more landmark event. The Augusta Sports Council owns this award."Brinsley Thigpen, the current CEO of the Augusta Sports Council, said the award shows that Augusta and the surrounding area is a sports destination...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-01/ray-guy-award-was-boost-punte
Company spotlight: Qualcomm

...since October 2011. He was named as CEO elect and will join the company's board. He will continue to serve as Qualcomm's president and officially become CEO on March 4.At that time, current CEO Paul Jacobs will become executive chairman.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-12-14/company-spotlight-qualcomm
Fairfax to buy BlackBerry for $4.7 billion

...option to back out. The announcement made no mention of any penalty should Fairfax back out.Watsa is likely to keep current CEO Thorsten Heins in the job should the deal happen. He said in April that he's a big supporter of Heins and has called...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-09-23/fairfax-buy-blackberry-47-
Additional business news

...unit, has worked 25 years as an airline executive for Northwest, Eastern and American airlines. D. Joseph Corr, current CEO and president of the Orlando-based AirTran, will return to Houston to run his company, D. Joseph Corr Inc., which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/07/bus_249451.shtml
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Additional business news

...unit, has worked 25 years as an airline executive for Northwest, Eastern and American airlines. D. Joseph Corr, current CEO and president of the Orlando-based AirTran, will return to Houston to run his company, D. Joseph Corr Inc., which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/07/bus_249446.shtml
Business
Revived medical facility purchases MRI scanner

...fiscal year 2000. The turnaround started shortly afterward when a new management team, which included Mr. Owings and current CEO Andrew Lasser, was put in place. "We've known for several years that having a full-time MRI would be useful...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/31/bus_355700.shtml
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Barnes' industry board hits ground running

...recruiters. "It's an aggressive agenda," said board member Pat Crecine, former president of Georgia Tech and current CEO of three high-tech start-ups. Mr. Barnes, the first Georgia governor to enter the department's offices in eight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/14/met_265592.shtml
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Hamburger chain lowers number of expected restaurant openings

...pointed out that former McDonald's chairman and CEO Jim Cantalupo, who died unexpectedly earlier this year, and current CEO Charlie Bell had said for months that the company's focus for the time being would be on improving sales at existing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/07/bus_424542.shtml
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Borders asks court for OK to liquidate

...with the industry and lost book, music and video sales to the Internet and other competition. By the time Borders' current CEO, financier Bennett LeBow, came aboard in May 2010, bankruptcy was already a strong possibility.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-07-18/borders-asks-court-ok-liqu
Bob Allen, former AT&T chief, won't cry over Bell system's end

...successors, but it seemed to me the wireless business was an integral part of consumer services," Allen said. As for current CEO David Dorman, Allen said, "He's done a good job of trying to weave through some tough battlefields and get some...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/20/bus_443772.shtml
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