New leader for Georgia Power's Augusta region

...Region vice president to become the company's vice president of governmental...In his new role, he will lead the company's state government efforts...Power since 1996 and has served as the company's land acquisition manager...

Coca-Cola sells more drinks but soda dips; first global soda decline since 1999

...time the figure fell was in 1999, according to the company.Gary Fayard, the company's outgoing chief financial officer, attributed...double-digit soda decline in Great Britain, where the company stood by its pricing despite switching to smaller...

General Motors sales watched for effects of ignition switch recall

...worldwide in February to replace faulty ignition switches. The company says at least 13 deaths have been linked to the switch...Ill., north of Chicago.GM spokesman Jim Cain said the company significantly outperformed analysts' expectations last...

Savannah carriage horse runs wild

...photos of the incident. The horse-drawn carriage involved belongs to Historic Savannah Carriage Tours. According to the company's website they have a fleet of nine horses and six carriages. It was not clear which horse or carriage was involved...

IPO market could be cooling

...S., he says.One offering that could generate a lot of excitement is Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group. The company said last month that it plans to go public on a U.S. stock exchange. The debut could raise up to $15 billion in...

Kurt Busch says Gene Haas might start Formula One team

...overseas and sees Formula One as the key, Busch said. Busch said he recently toured a Haas manufacturing plant and saw the company shipping machines to Malaysia, Sweden and Argentina."They're going all over," Busch said. "F1 is a footprint...

Biz Bits

...charge of communications and human resources as it struggles with a string of embarrassing recalls that have led to congressional hearings and federal investigations. The two are leaving to pursue other interests, the company said Monday.

Clemson dismisses quarterback Chad Kelly after argument during spring game

...to the suit, after Nike and Merriman unsuccessfully negotiated to create a Lights Out apparel line in 2006 or 2007, the company used the name anyway.The lawsuit says Merriman acquired the federal trademark rights for Lights Out in 2007.He was...

Automatic Data Processing | The Augusta Chronicle

...Center on Flowing Wells Road with the goal of eventually employing more than 1,000 workers. At the end of 2008, the company employed 400 people in Augusta, with plans to add 200 employees each year through 2011, according to Steve Penrose...

Savannah River Site | The Augusta Chronicle

...it determined the cost estimate. Shaw Areva MOX Services President Kelly Trice said in a message to employees that the company has not received direction from the NNSA or U.S. Energy Department to change its construction status. Don't...