FITTERY – Catherine Iger and Greg Vilines

Ordering clothes online may seem super convenient, until you actually get them, and they don’t fit. Then you have to pack them back up and return them. What’s convenient about that? Nothing. And if you’re a guy with a difficult-to-fit body type, forget about ordering anything online, right?

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Well, not if Brookhaven resident Catherine Iger and her business partner Greg Vilines have anything to say about it. […]

GATHER – Nicholas Miller

If you’ve worked a day in the service industry, you know how tough it can be, and not just for servers and cooks in a restaurant. Event planning is hard work, too, whether it’s a team dinner for 10 or a corporate event for 200.

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So any way to simplify the process for the venue and event planner is a win-win. That’s what 28-year-old CEO Nicholas Miller […]

SILICON VALLEY OF THE SOUTH

Six local startups could become the next darlings of the tech world.

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Just 10 years ago, Buckhead—and Atlanta for that matter—would hardly have been considered one of the key technology hubs in the country. But that’s changing. And fast. Today, thanks to special tax incentives, an influx of cash from venture capitalists and angel investors such as software entrepreneur David Cummings, and impressive startup incubators such as […]

ATL’S TECH TITAN

Simply Buckhead chats technology with Buckhead software entrepreneur David Cummings, the founder of the 103,000-squarefoot Atlanta Tech Village, the largest technology entrepreneur center in the Southeast.
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A partner of technology investment company Atlanta Ventures, this well-known name happens to be an investor in many of the startups we profile in our cover feature, including Kevy and Calendly. One of his many successful ventures occurred […]

KEVY – Brooke Beach

For any business, nothing is more important than getting leads. But for small businesses focused on e-commerce, new leads can mean the difference between staying open or closing down. Knowing what your customers’ wants and needs are—and being able to pinpoint marketing specifically to them— is invaluable to driving revenue.

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At least that’s what the Kevy team at Atlanta’s Tech Village has learned since its initial launch […]