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Not Slowing Down

Drew Tutton opened his first business in 2014 and has seen continued success in the automotive and RV industries ever since.
Drew Tutton shares his journey of growth and expansion from one company to four, with another to launch next year. By Jennifer Morrell Many years in...

The Can-do Contractor

Decks & More, Inc. was part of the team that created this award-winning "Outdoor Oasis" for a local homeowner.
For Frank Pologruto, the clients come first. By Michael J. Pallerino He was around 14 years old when the feeling hit him. Frank Pologruto remembers watching...

Working Smarter, Not Harder

Top R-L: Alex Simmons, Emily Ferrell, Isabella Kujawa, and Eli McKnight. Bottom R-L: Kim Brinson, and Omega Bickham.
Wholebody Systems is a therapeutic fitness program that uses certified medical devices rather than traditional exercise equipment. By Michael J. Pallerino The path forward is not...

Georgia Highlands College celebrates successful first year at Northchase Parkway

Georgia Highlands College
Georgia Highlands College (GHC) made plans to expand in Marietta early in 2022 with a new site on Northchase Parkway. The mission? The same...

Creating a ‘Legacy of Care’

Construction is underway on A.G. Rhodes' Marietta location. Pictured L-R: Katie Smith Sloan, president and CEO of LeadingAge, and A.G. Rhodes CEO Deke Cateau.
Atlanta nonprofit nursing home explains why private rooms are a big deal. A.G. Rhodes, one of Atlanta’s oldest nonprofit organizations that operates three nursing homes...

Supporting Business Owners & The Community

Close up top view of young business people putting their hands together. Stack of hands. Unity and teamwork concept.
The Marietta Business Association brings everyone together. By Cory Sekine-Pettite While you may not directly be familiar with the Marietta Business Association (MBA), you certainly know...

A Coaster For Everyone

KID FLASH™ Cosmic Coaster
By Cory Sekine-Pettite Most roller coasters are designed and built as thrill rides. However, not everyone enjoys being scared. Some of us avoid thrill rides,...

It Takes A Village

SafePath’s vision is a community free of child abuse. They offer clinical, forensic, intervention and medical programs to children who are victims of child abuse.
SafePath creates a safe, neutral, child friendly environment for children during allegations of child abuse. By Lindsay Field Penticuff There is strength in numbers, and when...

Making Everything Sparkle

Cleaning home table sanitizing kitchen table surface with disinfectant spray bottle washing surfaces with towel and gloves. COVID-19 prevention sanitizing inside.
PCT Clean celebrates 20 years of serving local residents and businesses By Alexandra McCray If there’s one word to describe PCT Clean and the people behind...

Creating Access To The Gift Of Music

Gift of Music Foundation’s Lauren McBride with participants in one of the Foundation’s baby classes.
By Lauren “LaLa” McBride The Gift of Music Foundation was established in 2015 to create greater access to musical instruments, education, and the many benefits...