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IBM event for young girls stresses rising importance of cyber security jobs

IBM event for young girls stresses rising importance of cyber security jobs

By 2020, there will be more than 1.5 million open and unfilled security-related positions, according to a marketing study from Frost and Sullivan. “It’s significant,” said Director of Security Services…

Broker: Local buyers line up for farms and sport estates

Broker: Local buyers line up for farms and sport estates

In the market for a quail-hunting plantation or an equestrian farm? Maybe even a luxury fallout shelter? Sister Hood, based in the Harry Norman office on East Paces Ferry Road…

Hollywood comes to the ‘burbs: Filmmaking in Perimeter on the rise

Hollywood comes to the ‘burbs: Filmmaking in Perimeter on the rise

Melanie Antos was driving around Buckhead and then headed to Brookhaven on a recent weekday afternoon searching for an empty storefront that would serve as an ideal spot for a…

Electric bikes roll into the Perimeter market

Electric bikes roll into the Perimeter market

It had been 18 years since Eric Hunger of Sandy Springs had gotten on a bike. Bad knees from playing tennis kept him from a once- loved form of leisure…

Consulates help small businesses cross international borders

Consulates help small businesses cross international borders

The Indian government consulate for the Southeast, operating from a mansion on Sandy Springs’ Glenridge Drive, has the standard passport and visa office. But the main reason the consulate opened…

Perimeter Center gets new Xpress bus route Sept. 6

Perimeter Center gets new  Xpress bus route Sept. 6

A new Xpress commuter bus route connecting Perimeter Center with Cumming in Forsyth County begins service Sept. 6. The Georgia Regional Transportation Authority’s new Route 401 bus will run between…

A contemporary art gallery opens with music, live painting

A contemporary art gallery opens with music, live painting

A contemporary art gallery has joined the restaurants, health centers, shops and grocery store in the Sandy Springs City Walk complex. Dakoro Edwards, a 42-year-old Sandy Springs resident, celebrated the…

Father, son team up on Perimeter-based video gaming business

Father, son team up on Perimeter-based video gaming business

When Stephen Johnston Jr. was a student at Buckhead’s Pace Academy more than 20 years ago, his dad got a phone call from a teacher and feared the worst. But…

Perimeter alcohol retailers see a millennial-driven boom

Perimeter alcohol retailers see a millennial-driven boom

The Perimeter’s influx of apartment-dwelling, craft-beer-loving millennials is driving a boom in beer, wine and spirits stores, local retailers say. Business is good enough that owners are willing to sell…

PCIDs, Perimeter Business Alliance move office

PCIDs, Perimeter Business Alliance move office

The Perimeter Community Improvement Districts moved July 1 from Dunwoody’s Ravinia complex to Sandy Springs’ 500 NorthPark office tower. Going along with the move were the PCIDs Perimeter Connects commuting…