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Automatic Data Processing | The Augusta Chronicle

...people in Augusta, with plans to add 200 employees each year through 2011, according to Steve Penrose, ADP's senior vice president of operations. Along with Teleperformance and T-Mobile, ADP was part of a 2,000-job surge in Augusta's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/businesses/automatic-data-proc
DirecTV ends ad campaign with Rob Lowe

...cord-cutters content with getting their video content online."The category is not growing," said Jon Gieselman, senior vice president of marketing for DirecTV. "People are leaving pay TV. It's a share shifting challenge."The sign-up data...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-11/directv-ends-ad-campaign-r
Awesome! 'Lego Dimensions' combining bricks and franchises

...Tom Kane and Elizabeth Banks."It's not just about what's on screen," said Warner Bros. Interactive senior vice president Jeff Junge. "We wanted to capture play between physical and digital in a whole new way. Usually, when you get...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-04-11/awesome-lego-dimensions-combining-b
Facing questions about signatures, union delays bid to represent Delta flight attendants

...union didn't give numbers. The union vowed to renew its organizing drive and seek an election next year.Delta Senior Vice President Allison Ausband said Monday that the machinist union's decision seemed to validate concerns raised in January...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-06/facing-questions-about-sig
Medical marijuana research presents unique opportunity to regents

...the state. Other states have begun studying Georgia's approach, according to Dr. Michael Diamond, GRU's senior vice president for research. And it could become a model for future projects here as well.When the legislature defeated a bill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-03-18/medical-marijuana-research-p
Hotter than coffee

...employees and minority patrons."Good grief.The social media chatter about the program got so ugly that Starbucks' senior vice president of communications had to delete his Twitter account.One supposes that no good deed goes unpunished. And let's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-21/hotter-coffee
Countdown is on for speed-up rule in minors

...League. We think that it showed promise in the fall league, but that was 16 games," said Chris Marinak, MLB's senior vice president of league economics and strategy. "We want to be very thoughtful and careful about understanding the impact of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-24/countdown-speed-rule-min
Comcast, long criticized on customer service, adding more online reps as it tries to improve

...multiyear road map" to fix its problems, and "still has a lot of work left to do," said Tom Karinshak, the senior vice president of customer service for Comcast Cable.Comcast's spending on customer service has increased in the past few...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-24/comcast-long-criticized-cu
McDonald's to use chicken without human antibiotics

...important antibiotics to treat sick animals, those animals would not be used in its food supply.Marion Gross, the senior vice president of McDonald's North America's supply chain, said the change will cost the company more but that the increase...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-04/mcdonalds-use-chicken-with
Model planes are big business

...of any airline and rows of models ? including those of competitors ? can be spotted.Gerry Laderman, the senior vice president of finance and procurement at United Airlines, has collected his fair share after 30 years in the business. There's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-03-21/model-planes-are-big-business