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Tuesday, January 15, 2019
The Dunwoody Perimeter Chamber hosted a ribbon cutting in honor of Edward Jones- Jennifer Howard’s grand opening at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, January 11, 2019. The celebration was held at their new location at 1870 Independence Square, Suite A, Dunwoody, GA, 30338. Jennifer A. Howard and her team take a step-by-step approach to identify your goals and develop specific strategies to help you achieve ...read more
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Friday, January 11, 2019
Elinor Lipman, Good Riddance Wed, February 13 Alyson Richman, The Secret of Clouds & Pam Jenoff, The Lost Girls of Paris Sun, February 24 (ATLANTA, GA – January 9, 2019) – A Page from the Book Festival of the MJCCA is pleased to present two author events in February. The first features bestselling author Elinor Lipman on Wed, February 13 at 7:30 pm, and will be in conversation with Emily ...read more
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Wednesday, January 02, 2019
January 1, 2018, marks the one-year anniversary of the merger of Ashford Advisors’ Memphis agency, formerly Chartwell Financial Group. The strategic partnership was designed to combine the success and strengths of the two organizations under one name.  Over the past year, the Memphis agency has continued to serve the community as a trusted resource for financial services and wealth management. ...read more
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Wednesday, January 02, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFrom the Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (MJCCA) Media Contact:  Lora Sommer - 678.812.4078 ∙lora.sommer@atlantajcc.orgatlantajcc.org  School’s Out CampWhen: Select dates in January and February, 8:00 am - 4:00 pmWhere: MJCCA – Zaban Park (5342 Tilly Mill Road, Dunwoody)Who: Kids in Grades Pre-K through 8thCost: Members $60; Community $80 per dayMore Info/RSVP: ...read more
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Wednesday, January 02, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEIMPORTANT NEWS FROM THE MARCUS JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER OF ATLANTA  More Info:                    mjccadaycamps.org, 678.812.4004Photo Credit:               Courtesy of the MJCCA   Unplug for the Summer at the MJCCA’s Camp Isidore Alterman (CIA); or Explore a Specialty Camp:Sports ∙ Performing Arts ∙ Travel ∙ Theme ∙ Teen                              ...read more
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Monday, December 17, 2018
Dallas, TX –Pegasus Senior Living, founded by industry veterans Steven Vick and Chris Hollister, has assembled a strong and passionate team of national talent to support 36 communities previously managed by Brookdale Senior Living. Pegasus will transition 20 communities from 11 states on November 1, 2018 The portfolio of communities includes Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care ...read more
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Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Arts + Culture at the MJCCA Presents Vitaly:An Evening of Wonders Vitaly has been Hailed as One of the Most Unique and Innovative Illusionists in the World Two Shows Only:  Sat. February 9, 8:00 pm & Sun. February 10, 5:00 pm     The Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (MJCCA) is pleased to present An Evening of Wonders starringVitaly Beckman, one of Canada's top illusionists who has ...read more
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Thursday, November 01, 2018
Ashford Advisors celebrated the one-year anniversary of its merger with the Jackson agency, formerly Allen Financial Group, on November 1, 2018.  Throughout the past year, the Mississippi firm has continued to serve as a trusted hometown resource for financial education in the Jackson area and surrounding communities while also leveraging regional firm capabilities as they became a part of a ...read more
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Monday, October 22, 2018
Ashford Advisors’ Memphis Investment Specialist, Paul H. Barlow, and Managing Partner, George H. Moore, ChFC®, CLU® have been recognized as 2018 Five Star Wealth Managers, a third year for George Moore. Five Star Professional awarded the top Memphis area wealth managers who provide quality services to their clients.  The Five Star Wealth Manager award program is the largest and most widely ...read more
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Tuesday, October 16, 2018
On October 16, 2018, R. Bryant Moore, ChFC®, CLU® celebrates his 15th with Ashford Advisors. Mr. Moore lives to serve others and invests in the relationships he builds with clients and within his community.  Bryant Moore joined The Guardian Life Insurance of America® in the Birmingham Office of Ashford Advisors in 2003, following in the footsteps of his father who spent over forty years in the ...read more
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Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Ashford Advisors representatives Peter E. Bourg, Elie E. Engler, ChFC®, CFP®, Michael J. Ghioto, CFP®, RICP®, Matthew G. Lipscomb, CLU®, ChFC®, and William R. Mumpower, CLU®, CFP®, RICP® have been recognized as 2018 Five Star Wealth Managers. Five Star Professional awarded the top 4% of Atlanta area wealth managers who are committed to excellence. This is the seventh consecutive year for both ...read more
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Wednesday, October 03, 2018
October 1, 2018 marks a milestone anniversary for Memphis Financial Advisor, David Earhart. He has spent the last three decades committed to enhancing the lives of his clients and bettering his community.  After spending just over a decade working with the Tennessee Valley Authority, Mr. Earhart joined The Guardian Life Insurance of America® as a Financial Representative in 1988. He moved to ...read more
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Tuesday, October 02, 2018
The month of October marks a milestone anniversary for Lee Evans of the Ashford Advisors Vidalia office. Over the past decade, Mr. Evans has enriched the lives of the people in his community and focused on providing tools that lead clients to financial independence.  Lee Evans joined Ashford Advisors in 2008 as a former client of several years. He saw great value and benefit in Ashford’s ...read more
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Wednesday, September 05, 2018
Ashford Mississippi, LLC’s General Agent, David B. Allen, CLU®, ChFC®, celebrates his 40th anniversary with The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America® in 2018. Mr. Allen joined Guardian on September 1, 1978, starting the general agency, Allen Financial Group, formerly Allen Associates, in Jackson, Mississippi.  In November of 2017, David Allen merged Allen Financial Group with another ...read more
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Monday, August 13, 2018
Lisa M. Arnold, MBA, ChFC® of Ashford Advisors has been recognized as one of NAIFA (National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors) Atlanta’s 2018 Top Female Advisors. Lisa is a third-year recipient of the Top Female Advisors of NAIFA-Atlanta award.  The NAIFA-Atlanta’s Top Female Advisors award is based on an annual evaluation on excellence and achievement in the Insurance and ...read more
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Thursday, July 26, 2018
In June, Ashford Advisors’ CEO, V. Thomas Purcell, CLU®, ChFC®, was recognized as a recipient of 2018’s Who’s Who of NAIFA-Atlanta.  This list includes presidents, executive leadership, and agency and industry leaders and represents the top influential leaders in the financial industry.  A NAIFA committee selects recipients using a series of factors that include the success of a career, ...read more
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Monday, May 14, 2018
Ashford Advisors is pleased to announce Howard C. Busbey, Sr. was inducted into Guardian’s Hall of Fame at the May Leaders Club Conference in Washington, D.C. Mr. Busbey entered the industry in 1952, was called to active duty with the Navy during the Korean War, then returned to serve his clients for 41 years before retiring. He joins two former Ashford Advisors associates John B. Jackson, Jr. and ...read more
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Wednesday, May 02, 2018
The Dunwoody Perimeter Chamber will host a ribbon cutting in honor of JP Morgan Chase & Co.’s grand opening at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. The celebration will be held at Chase’s new Perimeter site located at 4453 Ashford Dunwoody Road, Dunwoody, GA, 30346.  JPMorgan Chase & Co. is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.6 trillion and operations worldwide. The firm is ...read more
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Friday, April 27, 2018
The Dunwoody Perimeter Chamber will host a ribbon cutting in honor of Industrious Atlanta-Perimeter’s grand opening at 11 a.m. on Thursday, June 7, 2018. The celebration will be held at Industrious’ new Perimeter location at 7000 Central Parkway, Suite 1100, Atlanta, GA 30305. Industrious Atlanta-Perimeter, one of the Chamber’s newest members, serves as Dunwoody’s newest office rental space. It ...read more
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Wednesday, April 25, 2018
The Dunwoody Perimeter Chamber will host a live webinar on Thursday, May 24, 2018, from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. The webinar will provide attendees with knowledge about recruiting and hiring talent for top leadership positions, such as CFOs and Marketing Directors for small businesses. The webinar focuses on virtual hiring methods rather than traditional hiring methods, which can be cost-effective for ...read more
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Wednesday, April 25, 2018
The Dunwoody Perimeter Chamber will host their quarterly New and Prospective Member Orientation on Wednesday, May 9, 2018, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Max’s Coal Oven Pizzeria. The restaurant, located at 4400 Ashford Dunwoody Road, Dunwoody, GA 30346, opened in January 2018 as a newcomer to the community and to the Chamber. The relaxed orientation session will provide new and prospective ...read more
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Thursday, April 12, 2018
Members of the Dunwoody Perimeter Chamber celebrated the grand opening of Spa Sydell Integrative Aesthetics on Thursday, March 29, 2018.  Photographed persons include: Jennifer Howard, Edward Jones Investments; Stephanie Freeman, Dunwoody Perimeter Chamber; Lisa Armitage, Spa Director;  Matthew Bine & Larry Davis, Managing Partners; Dr. Herb Kollinger, Chief Medical Officer; Melissa Federico, ...read more
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Tuesday, March 20, 2018
2018 Chair of the Board Jeanne Landry, VP of Human Resources at Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital, announced a new strategic direction for the Dunwoody Perimeter Chamber during it’s 2018 Annual Meeting on Friday, March 16, 2018 at Fogo de Chao. While the Chamber will continue it’s networking and educational opportunities, 2018 will bring a shift to the more inclusive mission of advancing economic ...read more
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Friday, March 16, 2018
Seven financial representatives at Ashford Advisors have been recognized as NAIFA (National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors) Atlanta’s 2018 Top Advisors Under 40. NAIFA Atlanta held its annual Top Advisor Luncheon where our associates Britton D. Adams, ChFC®, Lisa M. Arnold, MBA, ChFC®, Peter E. Bourg, Elie E. Engler, ChFC®, CFP®, W. Edward Inman, ChFC®, Joshua M. Ketchie, CPA, ...read more
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Monday, March 05, 2018
Ashford Advisors has been named a top workplace by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution for 2018. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by research partner Energage, LLC (formerly WorkplaceDynamics), a leading provider of technology-based employee engagement tools. The anonymous survey measures several aspects of workplace culture, including ...read more
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Friday, February 09, 2018
Ashford Advisors honored its financial representatives at the annual Atlanta Awards Dinner held in the Grand Ballroom at the Dunwoody Country Club on January 31st. Ashford Advisors experienced a record year and is proud to announce that eleven of its financial representatives have qualified for Guardian’s Leaders Club.  The qualifiers for Leaders Club are Britton D. Adams, ChFC®, Peter E. Bourg, ...read more
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