Editor’s note: This is a sponsored post announcing Atlanta-based Elkhalil Law’s backing of Global Atlanta’s Middle East and North Africa coverage, which now reaches about 500 readers every month with a specialized email newsletter. Learn more here or subscribe here. Elkhalil Law is the latest sponsor of Global Atlanta’s coverage of the Middle East and North Africa, becoming the exclusive partner enabling the news publication to continue tracking Atlanta’s ties with the region. The law firm was founded by Hassan Elkhalil, a native of Beirut, Lebanon. An Arabic speaker, Mr. Elkhalil has been the point of contact for many companies and families entering the U.S. The firm’s expertise also works in the opposite direction, helping Georgia businesses establish footholds in the Middle East and North Africa. “Our knowledge of the regions allows us to be an added value to our clients on both sides of the … [Read more...] about Atlanta Firm Focuses on Middle East Business, International Transactions
/EIN News/ -- Atlanta, GA, June 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Jesus Cepeda of Lawrenceville, GA, is a 97-year-old U.S. Navy veteran of WWII and survivor of Pearl Harbor, who, like countless other aging veterans, never visited the war memorials built in their honor in Washington, D.C.® Healthcare, the nation’s leading provider of end-of-life care, is committed to serving the men and women who sacrificed so much for our county. If some veterans are unable to visit the memorials, VITAS wants to bring the memorials to the veterans. The company purchased virtual reality headsets to share the Honor Flight experience with its home-bound patients.hospice patients throughout Georgia and other states where VITAS operates.bereavement services manager and veteran liaison in Atlanta. “At VITAS we understand that talking about everything a veteran has dealt with allows them to make peace with the past and share their legacy and what they have sacrificed with others.” About … [Read more...] about VITAS Healthcare Offers Atlanta’s First Virtual Reality Honor Flight; Veteran Unable to Travel Visits War Memorials in D.C.
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By Stephanie Toone, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Atlanta has been lauded for its diverse burger scene and its top-notch, finger-licking barbecue, and now we’ve got bragging rights for an international cuisine that originates a long way from the South. »RELATED: Celebrate International Sushi Day with 2-for-1 sushi in Midtown Culture website Thrillist released its top 31 sushi restaurants in America list in November, and, wouldn’t you know it, a Buckhead hot spot AJC dining editors once referred to as “glamour sushi” has served up just enough mystique to appease the selective appetite of Thrillist editors.Tomo, located on Peachtree Road in Buckhead, offers L.A.-style sushi in a mesmerizing atmosphere. Master chef and owner Tomo Naito, born in Osaka, Japan, opened the Japanese eatery in 2011 with one basic concept: “to do contemporary Japanese food with the absolute finest hand picked ingredients from all over the … [Read more...] about Thrillist has crowned this Atlanta sushi spot as one of the best in America
Service Unites, powered by Points of Light, held in Atlanta, June 18-20 offers spectacular line up of keynote speakers and panelists making social and civic responsibility a priority. Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance-Bottoms to deliver opening address at Fox Theatre on Monday, June 18 Natalye Paquin’s curriculum vitae reads like a laundry list of social causes from her work with beleaguered public school systems in Chicago and Philadelphia, to Chief Transformation Officer for Global Strategy at Girl Scouts USA to now and perhaps one of her most comprehensive endeavors to date as president and CEO of the prestigious 100 Points of Light Foundation. Paquin, who moved to Atlanta in September of 2017, is known in political and social change circles as an “old soul,” having fine-tuned her compassionate leanings and a deep sense of understanding by serving in social and cultural trenches on a number of culturally and socially challenged fronts. A few colleagues even lovingly … [Read more...] about Service Unites: World’s largest volunteer conference comes to Atlanta’s Fox Theatre