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Legal battle over Martin Luther King Jr. Bible, Nobel prize headed for court-ordered mediation

...lawsuit it had filed in August 2013 against the Martin Luther King Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change. Dexter is president and CEO of the estate and Martin is chairman of the board. Bernice is CEO of the King Center.That suit centered on a licensing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-27/legal-battle-over-martin-luther-kin
MCG Foundation's 'gateway' project on 15th Street remains stalled

...next couple of days" and then forwarded and signed by the board of education shortly thereafter.MCG Foundation President and CEO James Osborne is steadfast that the project remains on the table but said it likely won't begin until the 3.5-acre...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-05-26/mcg-foundat
State technology association to present its state of the industry next week

...Technology Association of Georgia will present its 2015 State of the Industry report Wednesday in Columbia County.TAG President and CEO Tino Mantella will give an overview of the annual report, which benchmarks the growth of the state's technology...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-05-22/state-techn
Wal-Mart urges suppliers to curb antibiotics, treat animals better

...animal welfare. They include freedom from pain and injury and freedom to express normal behavior.Wayne Pacelle, president and CEO of The Humane Society of the United States, called that "game-changing progress and signals to agribusiness that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-22/wal-mart-urges-suppliers-c
Part-timers turn attention to sick leave policies

...increased wages ? paid personal leave ... would make a real difference in their careers and lives," McDonald's President and CEO Steve Easterbrook said in a statement.Workplace experts expect other companies to follow Wal-Mart and McDonald's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-22/part-timers-turn-attention
Wal-Mart profit falls on currency shifts, pay raises

...produce.The company expects to see improved results by the holiday season, according to Greg Foran, who had been president and CEO of Wal-Mart Asia and took over Wal-Mart's U.S. business last summer.As part of the strategy, the company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-19/wal-mart-profit-falls-curr
Ellis Island expands its story of US immigration history

...was open from 1892 to 1954."It makes the museum continue to be important, relevant," said Stephen Briganti, president and CEO of the Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation.The new section of the Peopling of Americas galleries opening...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-05-09/ellis-island-expands-its-story-us-i
Across South Carolina

...Lexington County.The company says each of its distribution centers has between 30 and 50 workers. Paul Kruse, the president and CEO of the Texas company, announced on Friday that about 1,400 full- and part-time workers are losing their jobs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-16/across-south-carolina
Southern franchises find success in hockey

...play the game.The team now runs Nashville's newest rink, which gives the area six sheets of ice. Nashville president and CEO Sean Henry sees Predators gear being sold across the area, not just in hockey stores, along with street hockey...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-05-15/southern-franchises-find-s
Volvo chooses South Carolina for first US plant

...wasn't clear what Georgia offered Volvo or why the company passed over the state.Volvo Cars of North Amer i ca President and CEO Lex Kers semakers wouldn't go into specifics about Geor gia or the other three states that lost."The reason...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-11/volvo-chooses-south-caroli