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Whether favored or opposed, lifting the minimum wage is a big deal for small businesses

...workers more), it puts us at a competitive disadvantage." Who: Don Peebles, CEO of Peebles Corp., commercial real estate development company based in New York, has 97 employees, none at minimum wage.Where he stands on minimum wage: Supports...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-30/whether-favored-or-opposed
Holding down the fort

...employees and their families will rely on the local housing market for their needs ? a boon to the area's real-estate development market.As for construction on the base, Army estimates show 202 jobs created next year to build and operate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-02-25/holding-down-fort
Artspace likes Augusta, but project will take time

...Augusta, but it could take years and miles of bureaucratic red tape before that becomes a reality.The nonprofit real estate development company returned to Augusta on Monday to reveal the results of a survey conducted this summer that gauged demand...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-18/artspace-likes-augusta-projec
Abby Elizabeth Milner - Hollis McNeill Fitch

...of South Carolina with a degree in business. He is the founder and president of the Flatiron Group, Inc, a real estate development company in Charlotte, N.C. Dr. Mary Milner Beck and Dr. Emily Milner Cole, sisters of the bride, attended...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=CE000167855870
Wedding
"Significant interest" seen in old Fort Discovery space

...Authority regular meeting Thursday morning, board members held an hour-long closed session and cited recent real estate developments as the reason. Those in attendance, including Augusta Regional Collaboration Project Director Matt Kwatinetz...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-10-10/significant
Office community to promote small business growth

...offices of varying sizes for start-up and established businesses, said Rabun, who recently started Caradasa, a real estate development and investment business."I'm a young professional," said Rabun, who works full-time as a project manager...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-08-23/office-comm
Group surveying Augusta residents on need for work, living space for artists

...but a fledgling development plan could bring more resources if enough interest is shown. Artspace, a nonprofit real estate development company, launched an online survey for the Augusta area Wednesday meant to gauge what kind of needs local artists...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-04-24/group-surveying-augusta-resid
Augusta executive to be elected to Synovus Financial board

...Stelling, also an Augusta native, who is chairman and CEO of Synovus, . "In addition to building a successful real estate development company, he is a highly respected professional and community leader who will contribute greatly to the shaping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-04-24/augusta-executive-be-elect
Gwinnett commissioner pleads guilty to bribery

...federal court in Atlanta to a scheme to accept bribes in exchange for Lasseter's influence and vote for a proposed real estate development in her district.Lasseter "sold her office and betrayed the citizens of Gwinnett County who had voted for her...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-05-31/gwinnett-commissioner-pleads-guilty
Ex-Gwinnett commissioner sent to prison on federal bribery charges

...federal prison for her part in a scheme to accept bribes in exchange for her influence and vote for a proposed real estate development in her district."Almost from the moment she took office as a Gwinnett County commissioner she began betraying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-09-05/ex-gwinnett-commissioner-sent