Anthem to buy Cigna in $48 billion deal

...with Cigna shareholders owning approximately 33 percent.The Anthem board will expand to 14 members. Cigna's President and CEO David Cordani and four independent directors from Cigna's current board will join the nine current members of Anthem's...

Whataburger says no to open carrying of guns in restaurants

...from one of Texas' leading advocates for gun rights.In an open letter on the company's Web site, Whata burger President and CEO Preston At kin son said many employees and customers are "uncomfortable being around someone with a visible firearm...

Justice Department warns food companies: Poison customers, risk prosecution

...trust, and our industry devotes enormous resources to ensure that our products are safe," said Pamela G. Bailey, president and CEO of the Grocery Manufacturers Association, the leading trade group for the industry.

Richmond Community Federal Credit Union merges with Atlanta firm

...Richmond Community's members with an enhanced selection of products and services," said Marshall Boutwell, the president and CEO of Peach State. The merger will also result in lower fees.Richmond Community, at 2048 Tobacco Road, had nine...

Education, cooperation boost Georgia economy, officials say

...income out there," Georgia Power's chairman, president and CEO said, referring to construction of two nuclear reactors...want to go down?" Bowers said.Georgia Chamber President and CEO Chris Clark touted the unique partnership that exists...

Sysco drops US Foods buyout bid after FTC opposition

...have concluded that it's in the best interests of all our stakeholders to move on," Bill DeLaney, Sysco's president and CEO, said in a statement.DeLaney said the company will continue to pursue cost-saving opportunities and acquisitions...

Chris Pronger enters hall of fame despite being under contract thanks to bylaw change

...lucky that I was able to pursue something that there wasn't really a clear path for me."Hay, who served as president and CEO of Hockey Canada and the Calgary Flames, called being elected "the greatest award that anybody in the game of hockey...

Doctors Hospital of Augusta now trauma center but not all are pleased

...they will because they use the trauma level criteria to send that patient to the right place, said Vince Brogdon, president and CEO of Gold Cross EMS, which provides services in Richmond, Columbia and Jefferson counties."Our guys in the pre-hospital...

Scuttlebiz: Monument company moves to west Augusta

...negative equity trap, which bodes well for a continued recovery in the housing market," said Anand Nallathambi, president and CEO of CoreLogic. CROWDFUNDING SUCCESS: If you're contemplating using crowdfunding for a business venture, the map...

Insurance coverage for autistic children now law

...children.It costs $40,000 a year for the school to educate each student, said Patti Victor, the school's president and CEO. State and private funding allows the tuition to remain low enough for families to afford.Doctors diagnose around...