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Carrie Tegeder with Highlands at Sugarloaf Luxury Apartment Homes and Jane Stewart with Georgia SPCA

Carrie Tegeder, Steven Julian, Jane Stewart

Carrie Tegeder, Steven Julian, Jane Stewart

Carrie Tegeder/Highlands at Sugarloaf Luxury Apartment Homes

Highlands at Sugarloaf will be located at 1796 Satellite Blvd in Duluth, GA . The luxury apartment community with its 390 homes will adorn the skyline of the north corridor of I-85 in Duluth between Sugarloaf Parkway and Old Peachtree Rd, alongside other prestigious landmarks such as The Arena of Gwinnett Center, Cross Pointe  Church, Hudgens Center for the Arts, 12 Stone Church and Sugarloaf Mills.

While close to these major crossroads and prestigious landmarks, the residences will be surrounded by a private, natural wooded environment that includes dog park, walking trial, pergolas, grilling areas and private community amenities such as salt water swimming pool and fitness center that all promote a healthy lifestyle.

Other community amenities include an attractive clubhouse with a high tech business center, cyber café, free wifi, laundry facility, business center with conference room, and gated entry.

Highlands at Sugarloaf Apartment Homes also includes uniquely spacious floor plans, dramatic 9-foot high ceilings, large walk-in closets and private balconies. The kitchens are being designed with modern finishes including granite countertops, designer cabinetry, and top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances. Some Highlands homes will feature private garages and some with direct entry to the residence.

Jane Stewart/Georgia SPCA

The Georgia SPCA (Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) is a non-profit pet rescue organization located in Suwanee, GA. Their mission is to reduce the number of healthy animals euthanized in the state of Georgia by implementing successful adoption programs, and offering low cost spay/neuter to the public, and by promoting responsible pet ownership.

Lynn Duffy and Chris Ison with Citagus Software USA and Casey Coleman with Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint

Mike Sammond, Lynn Duffy, Chris Ison, Casey Coleman

Mike Sammond, Lynn Duffy, Chris Ison, Casey Coleman

Lynn Duffy & Chris Ison/Citagus Software USA

Citagus Software is an onsite/offshore IT Services organization offering services and solutions primarily around Oracle and Microsoft Applications, Business Intelligence and Database Management.

More specifically, from an ERP perspective, as ex PeopleSoft executives, they excel in anything PeopleSoft which is now an Oracle Application Suite; Oracle eBusiness Applications, Microsoft CRM, Sharepoint and .Net applications.  Implementing, upgrading, customizing and reporting are some of the services they provide for clients.

In terms of Business Intelligence, they offer services around all the major platforms that provide analytics and data management to their clients – OBIEE, Business Objects, QlikView, Hyperion, IBM Cognos and TM1. They are able to help clients analyze their own data as well as that of their competition to form strategies for the future that will help them grow and ensure success.

Their Database Management Teams specialize in Oracle and SQL Server environments for both development and production support. Additionally, they can actually execute data moves from one environment to another as well as establish new DB and instances for specific needs.

In addition to this suite of services, they will do anything our clients require as long as they know that they can find the talent both onsite in the US and in their offshore lab in India to support it. Examples where they’ve built practices for clients are in SharePoint, .net and java technologies to meet their needs.

As an Oracle Gold Partner, most of their consultants are highly certified in their specific areas of Oracle. The same is true with Microsoft. They take pride in being able to offer high quality, cost effective solutions (due to the hybrid nature of their services providing some onsite and many offshore). They are in business to serve their clients so well that they become “clients for life” returning for all their IT needs. They are small enough to care and large enough to deliver the quality clients expect and deserve. Visit to learn more. You won’t be disappointed!

Casey Coleman/Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint at Mall of Georgia

Uncle Maddio’s Pizza Joint  is the next generation pizza joint. With over 47 toppings, 3 crusts, 6 sauces, and 7 cheeses, including vegan and gluten-free pizza options, the possibilities for delicious and healthy pizzas are ENDLESS!

Joel Beck with The Beck Law Firm, LLC

Joel Beck, Steven Julian

Joel Beck, Steven Julian

Joel Beck/The Beck Law Firm, LLC

The Beck Law Firm, LLC is a boutique law firm in Lawrenceville, GA that practices in three areas: small business law, estate planning and financial services industry law. Founded by Joel Beck, the firm helps people go into business and stay there, helps people prepare for the “what if?” questions in life, and helps stockbrokers and investment advisers, and their firms, comply with securities industry laws and regulations and assists with other legal needs in this industry. The firm’s business law and estate planning practices serve folks in the metro Atlanta area, and the firm’s financial services practice serves clients nationwide.

Nizar Bhojani with TextByChoice and Todd Souto with Sutter, McLellan & Gilbreath

Mike Sammond, Nizar Bhojani, Todd Souto

Mike Sammond, Nizar Bhojani, Todd Souto

Nizar Bhojani/TextByChoice

TextByChoice provides an affordable and “simple to use” communication solution for businesses and organizations to interact with their audience in real time. This platform can be used to send out time-sensitive alerts and marketing promotions as well as emergency notifications.

Todd Souto/Sutter, McLellan & Gilbreath

Sutter, McLellan & Gilbreath offers the products of many highly-rated insurance companies. As a broker, Todd Souto can shop the market to find the best fit for your needs. SMG has been in business since 1953. They specialize in making sure you have the right amount of protection to preserve your family’s financial future. They have an in-house claims advocate to help their clients with claims.

Dr. Bill Lampton with Championship Communication

Mike Sammond, Dr. Bill Lampton

Mike Sammond, Dr. Bill Lampton

Dr. Bill Lampton/Championship Communication

Formed in 1997, Championship Communication – based in Gainesville, GA – has served top tier clients, including Gillette, Duracell, Procter & Gamble, Ritz Carlton Cancun, British Columbia Legal Management Association, the Missouri Bar and the University of Georgia Athletic Association. Dr. Lampton provides keynote speeches, directs seminars and helps companies identify and find solutions to their communication problems. Additionally, he trains people on how to produce top quality videos with their i-Pad cameras. Google ranks him constantly among the top three Speech Coaches in Georgia. His presentation topics cover communication, sales, customer service and motivation. His motto: “Helping You Finish in First Place!”

Jennifer Wilmoth with Grow Counseling and Paige Conner with Luxury Lash Lounge and Academy

Paige Conner, Mike Sammond, Jennifer Wilmoth

Paige Conner, Mike Sammond, Jennifer Wilmoth

Jennifer Wilmoth/Grow Counseling

Grow Counseling is a practice of licensed therapists in the Atlanta Metro area with office locations in Suwanee and Buckhead. They provide counseling services to individuals, couples, families, teens and children for concerns such as stress management, marital conflict, life transitions, grief, parenting and more. They offer workshops in the workplace and community on a variety of topics to encourage team building and stress reduction in the workplace.

Paige Conner/Luxury Lash Lounge and Academy

Luxury Lash Lounge is the Premiere Lash extension studio in Atlanta. They are proficient in all lash extension enhancements such as perming and semi permanent mascara and clusters. They are licensed medical aestheticians and can compliment the lash services with hydra facial treatments and other personal spa services. Whether you’re in the mood for an eyelash extension service or looking for a personal make-up artist to help you relax and look your best for your next big event, the Luxury Lash Lounge is here to help.