Costco makes deal with Visa, Citigroup

...American Express, "we wanted to reassure everyone that we had another deal in the works," said David Sherwood, the director of finance and investor relations at Costco.Q: Will the Citi card offer similar rewards as American Express?A: That is...

Election Day to decide many area races, hotly contested issues

...The candidates are accountant Wayne Bridges; Board of Tax Assessors Chairman Tom Schneider; and Les Walden, the director of finance for Augusta Christian Schools. The county commission will have two seats ? Districts 3 and 4 ? up in this election...

City's marina operator still hasn't vacated premises

...Mobile Marine's current unpaid balance for water and late fees amounts to around $7,000, Utilities Assistant Director of Finance and Administration Steve Little said.Mobile Marine claims in its court filing that the marina has a long-held...

Nine Columbia County candidates hold public forum

...Schneider, who retired as CEO of Gold Cross EMS a couple of years ago, has served on the Board of Tax Assessors since 1989, where he is the chairman. Walden is a retail business owner and director of finance for Augusta Christian Schools.

Columbia County candidates square off at Thursday forum

...served on the Board of Tax Assessors since 1989, where he is the chairman. Walden is a retail business owner and director of finance for Augusta Christian Schools.Four men are running to fill the unexpired term of District 3 Commissioner Charles...

Bridges wins Columbia County tax commissioner seat

...EMS CEO Tom Schneider, who garnered 8,896 votes, or 24 percent, and Les Walden, retail business owner and director of finance for Augusta Christian Schools, who got 6,441 votes, or 17 percent.Bridges, who served on the Columbia County...

On The Move

...finance industry experience. JANE BROWNNew job title: Director of finance and operationsEmployer: Westminster Schools of AugustaWork...most of her career in Nashville, Tenn., as the director of finance and operations for The Oak Hill School, Pope John...

Edwin Cavaleri

...the Director of the Army Budget; Special Project Comptroller in the Office of the Secretary of Defense; and the Director of Finance and Accounting for U.S. Army Forces Command. Military awards include: The Legion of Merit Medal with two Oak...

Committees take no action on bus service, voting map

...with Mike Blanchard, the city's deputy director of Information Technology, and Steve Little, the assistant director of finance in the Utilities Department.Commissioner Bill Lockett, the subcommittee chairman, said he hoped the forensic...

Georgia might see juvenile justice solution in Texas success

...For instance, the youths tend to fight more or lash out at facility employees, said Bill Monroe, the senior director of finance and technology at the Texas Juvenile Justice Department.For Michelle Deitch, other problems are just as worrisome...