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New credit scoring aims to make it easier for people with no, or poor credit, to get cards

...these "unscoreable" people are minorities as well, particularly black and Hispanic consumers, said Ankush Tewari, senior director of market planning at LexisNexis Risk Solutions. Lexis Nexus is one three companies involved in the program.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-02/new-credit-scoring-aims-ma
Final Cut store reopening in Augusta

...Georgia and the CSRA's Augusta campus, and could open as early as next week, said Barry Paschal, the nonprofit's senior director of marketing and communications.Paschal said he was not given an opening date.The store carries home decor, furniture...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-03-26/final-cut-s
Most Richmond County schools now equipped with entry security system

...years have the security systems, and officials began installing them in older buildings in October, according to senior director of facilities and maintenance Benton Starks.Starks expects all 18 remaining schools to get the systems by summer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-03-21/most-richmond-county-scho
Early research aimed at breeding gluten-free wheat variety funded by Kansas farmers

...tolerated well by people, then it's the right thing to do," said the project's lead researcher, Chris Miller, the senior director of research for Engrain, a Kansas company that makes products to enhance products made by the milling and cereal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-23/early-research-aimed-breed
Alliance Defending Freedom attorney speaks in Augusta about preserving religious liberty

...history."The 1960s were a struggle, as many views began to shift in the United States," said Fletcher, the senior director of leadership development at Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF). "In fact, it seems like every decade has had varying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-27/alliance-defending-freedom-a
Richmond County Board of Education discuss custodial overhaul during committee meeting

...Marion Barnes said. "We want them to know that we respect what they say and want to address any issues they have."Senior Director of Facilities Services Benton Starks said he moved three employees from other work crews to assist in training custodial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-02-10/richmond-county-board-edu
Augusta's United Way exceeds goal, raises $3.4 million

...million, which reflects combined goals of the United Way of the CSRA and the CFC, said Rina Powell, United Way's senior director of resource development.The United Way portion had a goal of $3.475 million, while the CFC set its target at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-24/augustas-united-way-exceeds-
Top US banks pass Federal Reserve's 'stress tests'

...This week's tests are a more modest standard than what we will get next week," said Cayetano Carrasco-Gea, the senior director at Moody's Analytics. "We will see a few banks fail next week."The tests, conducted since 2009, were designed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-05/top-us-banks-pass-federal-
Symphony Orchestra Augusta executive director steps down

...of directors is forming a search committee to find her replacement, according to a news release.Jennifer Voth, senior director of patron and institutional advancement, was named interim executive director.The symphony said that Hatano was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-10-31/symphony-orchestra-au
Thrift stores see surge in year-end donations

...percent increase in donations to their thrift stores from people cleaning out closets and garages.Barry Paschal, senior director of marketing and communications for Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia and the CSRA, said a recent study by the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-29/thrift-stores-see-surge-year