Michael Smith of the Greater Valdosta United Way on Their Successful Campaign
May 25, 2023
CEO of the Greater Valdosta United Way Michael Smith takes a moment to thank the community for helping make their recent campaign a success.
Stuart Countess on Upcoming EV9 Production at Kia West Point Georgia Factory
May 24, 2023
Stuart Countess, CEO of KIA Georgia, talks about being the home of the new EV9. This will be the first EV assembled vehicle manufactured in the US for KIA. The features will include over 20 collision avoiding technologies and faster charging using the latest in EV advancements.
Vanessa Lane of the Georgia Education Foundation on Community Business Development Program
May 22, 2023
Vanessa Lane of the Georgia Education Foundation talks about their focus on training for minority businesses in the state. Small firms like salons, retail stores and so forth need resources and education to help continue to make these businesses even more successful.
Joe Brownlee of Georgia Power on Their Grid Investment
May 18, 2023
Joe Brownlee of Georgia Power talks about the company's effort to strengthen the power grid. Beyond other capital investments, the company is installing smart technology to help prevent outages and increase the speed of recovery if an outage occurs.
Dr. Elizabeth Flail of SGMC On the Renovation of Smith Northview Campus
May 17, 2023
Dr. Elizabeth Flail of SGMC talks about the new facility and features for the community. SGMC strives to provide the same level of service no matter the location for emergency and urgent care services.
Chris Chammoun of the Georgia Center of Innovation Talks About Upcoming Events
May 15, 2023
Chris Chammoun of the Georgia Center of Innovation talks about the upcoming major events. He discusses the upcoming logistics event and the second annual Georgia AgTech Summit on June 7th.
Chip Blalock of the Sunbelt Ag Expo on Youth Education Program
May 11, 2023
Chip Blalock of the Sunbelt Ag Expo talks about the 2023 upcoming event and the success of the Youth Education Challenges started in 2019. Various competitions allow young students to learn and network in a great environment.
Paige Dukes of Lowndes County Talks About Partnership with Moody to Keep Quiet Pines Open
May 09, 2023
Paige Dukes of Lowndes County talks about the recent IGSA signed with Moody Air Force Base to keep Quiet Pines open via an operating agreement with the County.
Steve Raines of Colony Bank Talks About Merchant Services
May 09, 2023
Steve Raines of Colony Bank talks about the decision of the bank to take their merchant services in house to service their commercial customers. The bank has a highly qualified staff that will take excellent care of each customer furthering Colony Bank's commitment to service.
Georgianne Bauer of Wiregrass Tech on Their RN Program
May 08, 2023
Georgianne Bauer of Wiregrass Technical College talks about the RN program at the college. She talks about the 100% job placement rate and how dedicated the faculty is to the success of students entering the program.
Natalie Sellers on Excellence in Policing Certificate Offered by GMA
May 08, 2023
Natalie Sellers of Local Government Risk Management Services talks about the Excellence in Policing Certificate and program. It's design to maintain current industry standards and improve accountability and transparency.
Jay Markwalter of Georgia Association of Convention & Visitors Bureaus on New Initiatives
May 05, 2023
Jay Markwalter of Georgia Association of Convention & Visitors Bureaus talks about the fast start tourism is off to in the first quarter of 2023. He also talks about new initiatives including the partnership with the Carl Vinson Institute.
Christy Kovac of Sheridan Construction on Their Apprenticeship Program
May 04, 2023
Christy Kovac of Sheridan Construction talks about the need for more qualified employees in the construction industry. Sheridan Construction has been selected to participate in Georgia's High Demand apprentice program.
Powell Jones of Secure Records Solutions Reflects on 20 Years in Business
May 02, 2023
Powell Jones of Secure Records Solutions talks about being a start up business in 2003 and how the company has evolved over the years remaining true to core faith values and service to their clients.
Wendy Colson on the Upcoming Brown Bag Concert Series
April 28, 2023
Wendy Colson of Colson Printing gives full details on the upcoming Brown Bag Concert Series in Downtown Valdosta that is scheduled for May 1st-5th. Wendy's is part of the 41 South Band - scheduled to play on Friday, May 5th.
Brandie Dame Talks About the Love Your Downtown Campaign
April 25, 2023
Brandie Dame is the Downtown Valdosta Main Street Director. Today she talks about the Love Your Downtown Campaign and details of how to participate.
Freddie Broome of Georgia Municipal Association on Municipal Leader Program
April 25, 2023
Director of Equity and Inclusion Freddie Broome of Georgia Municipal Association talks about their diversity leadership program. The program teaches emotional intelligence, economic development and human resources among other topics.
Terri Denison of SBA on T.H.R.I.V.E. Program
April 24, 2023
Terri Denison of SBA talks about T.H.R.I.V.E. and how this program helps businesses go to the next level. The SBA Georgia District Office will host a cohort in Atlanta from July to December and registration is open until April 30th.
Logan Cole of the United Way on Her Marketing Role
April 20, 2023
Logan Cole of the United Way talks about her responsibilities at the nonprofit and their new sponsorship model for companies that provides exposure throughout the year.
Dr. Elizabeth Flail of SGMC on UrgentCare/Emergency
April 19, 2023
Dr. Elizabeth Flail of SGMC talks about the new Smith Northview Campus Emergency department. She explains the changes at the campus that make it easier to treat patients with more access points.
Stacy Bush of Bush Wealth on Initiatives of the Wiregrass Board of Trustees
April 18, 2023
Stacy Bush of Bush Wealth serves on the Wiregrass Board of Trustees. Today he talks about the support they have received from the community including donations made for naming rights at the college.
Grant Cagle Invites You to the GEDA 2023 Spring Workshop on May 17th-19th
April 18, 2023
Grant Cagle of Georgia Economic Developers Association talks about their spring workshop in May in Athens. This program will help professionals understand trends while discussing top issues like housing and workforce development.
Kevin O’Neill of Clearwave Fiber Discusses Growing in Valdosta
April 14, 2023
Kevin O’Neill of Clearwave Fiber talks about the history of the company and their focus on bringing internet to the Valdosta region.
Paige Pushkin on How Corporations can Support Education Through the PEACH Education Tax Credit
April 13, 2023
Paige Pushkin of the Georgia Foundation for Public Education talks about the unique way Georgians can support educational initiatives important to them using the PEACH Education Tax Credit.
Joe Brownlee of Georgia Power on Customer Value
April 12, 2023
Joe Brownlee of Georgia Power talks about the customer being the center of everything the company does. This includes flexible payment options for consumers and attractive rates and services for businesses locating to the region.