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Darcie McNamara with Priority1 POS, Bob Farris with Commodore Corporate and Cecil Powell with The Firm Answer

Cecil Powell, Darcie McNamara, Bob Farris

Darcie McNamara/Priority1 POS

Priority1 POS started over 6 years ago and is located in Downtown Buford in a 4,000 square foot facility where all set-up, training and implementation is done locally with “feet on the street”. They not only specialize in Point of Sale solutions but also merchant processing so you are calling one person for all your cash management solutions.


Bob Farris/Commodore Corporate

Commodore Corporate specializes in identifying a client’s particular needs to provide funding for business transactions and growth. They locate and secure the necessary sources to meet funding needs so their clients can pursue long term growth objectives. They are a low overhead operation with access to contacts in various financial markets, equity, debt, hybrid vehicles, mezzanine, leasing, sale/lease back, asset based loans and more. They match their client’s need to the right type of funding. Commodore Corporate partners with you to provide financial and strategic relationship services to promote long term growth whether you need short or long term funding for commercial transactions.

Cecil Powell/The Firm Answer

The Firm Answer is a finder of funds for people who have need of funds for a business reason. They are a low overhead operation with contacts in various money markets, equity, debt, hybrid vehicles, mezzanine, leasing, sale/lease back, ABL, more…. They match the need to the type of funding.


Steve Wilkes with Signarama Buford

Steve Wilkes and Mike Sammond

Steve Wilkes/Signarama Buford

Custom solutions for increasing your company’s visibility, improve your branding and make your marketing more effective. What makes Signarama Buford unique is their approach to help getting you and your business found by both current and potential customers. They can provide you a 50 ft high monument sign, a message on your store window, graphics on your vehicle, branded wearables for you and your employees or a pen to hand out at a trade show. Signarama works with customers to make visibility an integral part of their overall marketing program. Their 8,000 foot facility has the latest equipment, experienced people and an overwhelming desire to always provide the “wow” factor to your business’s visibility factor.


Cedric Willis with Veterans Brothers Painting and Calvin Foster with Minuteman Press of Duluth

Steven Julian, Calvin Foster, Cedric Willis, Mike Sammond

Cedric Willis/Veterans Brothers Painting

Veterans Brothers Painting is committed to providing their customers the best in quality, professional full service painting services – interior, exterior and commercial. They respect their customers time by being on time to their appointments and their service commitments. Although painting is their primary business, they are also capable of providing other professional services. In addition to their business, equally important to them is being committed to community involvement and improving the communities they work with.

Calvin Foster/Minuteman Press of Duluth

When it comes to business communications services, Minuteman Press of Duluth can do it all. With a complete range of products and services at your disposal, they can help you get your message out to customers, employees and vendors alike.

Using the latest printing and document management technology, they handle your projects from start to finish. Their energetic and experienced staff is dedicated to delivering what you need, when you need it.

Minuteman Press of Duluth. They design, print and promote… You. They’re the one stop shop for your business.

Guy Selinka with Streamline Financial Services, Larry Butler with LyfeWell and Fred C. Dawkins, Esq., P.C.

Steven Julian, Fred Dawkins, Larry Butler, Guy Selinka, Mike Sammond

Guy Selinka/Streamline Financial Services

Streamline Financial Services is a nationally recognized commercial equipment lender. They focus on financing for the construction and transportation industry, which includes all trades and related specialties. They finance all titled equipment from light duty to heavy duty (trailers and trucks) and all non-titled equipment (lifts, chippers, skid steers, earth moving equipment and yellow iron). Streamline also have divisions for fitness, medical, restaurants and software. They even offer working capital loans.

Larry Butler/LyfeWell

The words “Good Health” convey many different ideas, but two things are irrefutable. The need of oxygen and adequate blood flow are essential to a better life, and if either of them becomes restricted in any way whatsoever, the human body will suffer. LyfeWell’s unique blending of two historically proven therapies (E-HBOT) is changing the way people look at their personal health care – for both the short and the long term. Learn more about how LyfeWell can help with stress treatment, especially PTSD treatment.

Fred Dawkins, Esq., P.C.

Fred Dawkins has 25 years’ experience helping employers manage personnel-related legal issues. Mr. Dawkins provides day-to-day counselling on workplace matters; handles discrimination, harassment, and unpaid overtime claims; advises on performance management and disciplinary matters; conducts training for supervisors; and performs workplace investigations. Mr. Dawkins also provides diversity and inclusion training, and counselling on workplace leave obligation requirements.  Mr. Dawkins has tried cases in state and federal court as lead counsel. He has been selected for inclusion in Georgia Super Lawyers for Employment & Labor, selected by practicing attorneys as one of the Best Lawyers in America in Labor and Employment Law, and named one of Georgia Trend’s Legal Elite in Labor and Employment. Mr. Dawkins received his undergraduate degree from Florida State University, and his law degree from the University of Michigan.