Daily Archive: January 2, 2013

    American Dream for Vets

    Military Veterans Receive Entrepreneurial Boost

    Military veterans with entrepreneurial dreams will have the chance to win start-up money to open their own businesses through Signal 88 Security’s new contest, Operation American Dream: From Battlefield to Boss. According to a May 2011 study from the Small Business Association Office of Advocacy, veterans are at least 45 percent more likely to take the plunge into entrepreneurship than people with no active-duty military experience.


    College Park Wins Excellence Awards for Gateway Center

    The city of College Park has received two development awards recognizing outstanding land use and construction for its Gateway Center, the public-private development surrounding the Georgia International Convention Center (GICC). The Gateway Center, College Park’s $230 million mixed-use development consists of the 403-room Marriott Headquarters Hotel, the 147-room SpringHill Suites and a class A office building.