July 12, 2012

Platelet Preparations

Holon-based company develops unique tissue-regeneration and cell-therapy products isolated from autologous peripheral blood, based on its core competencies in blood collection and separation.  Latest product enables to collect, separate and concentrate from the patient’s own blood platelets with their active growth factors, according to the desired application.  The platelet concentrate is isolated and applied to the wound site to aid healing.  Seeking partner […]
July 11, 2012

Mobile Control

Haifa-based developer of a remote device to control all the electronic devices in use from a SmartPhone.  By creating niche social-networking applications for SmartPhones, along with hardware that replaces single-function gadgets, consumers can get one step closer to mobile living.  Company is constantly building the tools to bring lifestyle applications that target the global community to life.  Seeking introductions to […]
July 11, 2012

Visual Presentations

Ramat Gan-based firm offers corporate imaging products, creating visual showcases to trigger business. Products include corporate videos, marketing presentations, web video content, blue screen and Internet productions, product movies, customer testimonials, and exhibition videos.  Has worked with Israeli and US clients in both Hebrew and English.  Wishes to explore the possibility of working for US firms, directly or through local […]
July 11, 2012

Dental Implants

Shlomi-based company, founded by a group of experienced maxillofacial surgeons, has developed a full line of dental implant products.   Offers superior and groundbreaking implant systems, packed with innovations and features, ensuring outstanding performance, fast operation, and precision to bring cost effective and easy-to-use solutions to the market.  Has 30 distributors worldwide, and is seeking introductions to potential Southeast distributors.
July 11, 2012

Oil Exploration

Jerusalem-based firm has an unsurpassed technical case to utilize in an application for a drilling rights license in Israel, and their management has leveraged existing business and political connections to attract some of the leading exploration companies with discussions ongoing.  Has achieved initial investment of over $1 million, and is seeking additional investors, experienced onshore exploration companies, oil and gas investor […]
July 11, 2012

Orange Blossom Ventures Visits Atlanta

Desiring to build connections in the Southeast, Tel Aviv-based Orange Blossom Ventures (OBV) joined AICC, and their Founder / Board Chairman Gil Makov used last month’s Eagle Star Awards Gala as the centerpiece of his initial visit to Atlanta.  During the second week of June, he presented to the Chamber’s Professional Committee, and meetings were arranged for him with key […]
July 11, 2012

Zohar Levkovitz to Keynote 2012 Professional Seminar

  Noted Israeli technology entrepreneur Zohar Levkovitz will deliver the luncheon keynote address at this year’s Professional Seminar. Levkovitz is the Chairman of SpaceIL, a non-profit organization that has the mission to make Israel the 3rd country to land on the moon.  He was also the founder and CEO of Amobee, and led the company through its recent acquisition by […]
July 11, 2012

Economic News from Israel

Elbit Systems has signed a memorandum of understanding with The Boeing Company to market their US-built Hermes 450 and 900 unmanned aerial vehicles to selected countries.  The agreement was signed at Farnborough Airshow. Given Imaging has won its patent infringement lawsuit against Intromedic Co. Ltd. that was filed with the Seoul, Korea Central District Court last November.  The Yokneam-based company maintains its […]
July 11, 2012

From the Leadership

Most often, we think of the Israel business opportunity around acquisition of cutting edge innovation and technology from Israel and bringing it to the US market.  While this assumption is certainly valid, we often ignore the other side of the equation—selling US products and services to Israel—mainly due to the perceived market limitations of that small country. But the Israeli […]
July 10, 2012

Atlanta-Israel Company Debuts Music Robot at Google Conference

Tovbot is changing the way to enjoy music.  The start up, headquartered in Atlanta at Georgia Tech’s accelerator in Midtown Atlanta with a development team in Herzliya, has introduced Shimi, a musical companion that recommends songs, dances to the beat, and keeps the music pumping based on listener feedback. The smartphone-enabled, one-foot-tall robot is billed as an interactive ‘musical buddy’. […]
July 10, 2012

BIRD Foundation to Invest $7.15 Million in Eight New Projects

During its June 21st meeting, the Board of Governors of the Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Foundation, approved $7.15 million of funding for eight new projects between Israeli and American companies.  In addition to the grants from BIRD, the projects will access private sector funding, boosting the total value of all projects to approximately $20 million.  The BIRD […]
July 10, 2012

Movius Utilizes Cellrox Technology

Johns Creek, Georgia-based Movius Interactive Corporation, a global leader in value-added communication services, has created myIdentities together with Cellrox Ltd., a Tel Aviv-based specialist in mobile BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) that deals with the recent trend of employees bringing personally-owned mobile devices to their place of work, and using those devices to access privileged company resources such as email, […]
July 10, 2012

AICC Selects New Leadership

The American-Israel Chamber of Commerce, Southeast Region has elected its officers and board members for 2012-2013.  Lorin Coles (Alliancesphere) has been re-elected as chairman of the organization.  Other elected officers include Joel Neuman (The Coca-Cola Company) as chairman-elect; Jonathan Zucker (The InterTech Group) as vice chairman; Benjamin Fink (Berman Fink Van Horn) as vice chairman; Jonathan Minnen (Smith Gambrell & […]
July 3, 2012

Global Atlanta: Growing Israeli Biotech Firm Receives Recognition

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June 29, 2012

AMERICAN-ISRAEL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE SELECTS NEW LEADERSHIP

400 Northridge Rd, Suite 260, Atlanta, GA 30350 Tel: 404-843-9426 Fax: 404-843-1416 e-mail: aiccse@conexx.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 29, 2012 CONTACT: Tom Glaser tom@conexx.org PHONE: 404-843-9426 AMERICAN-ISRAEL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE SELECTS NEW LEADERSHIP Atlanta, Georgia—The American-Israel Chamber of Commerce, Southeast Region, based in Atlanta, has elected its officers and board members for 2012-2013. Lorin Coles (Alliancesphere) has been re-elected as […]
June 20, 2012

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June 19, 2012

Vaya Pharma presents to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Dr. Ariel Katz, CEO of Vaya Pharma, presented to executives from Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at a meeting they hosted for AICC’s Medical Committee last month.  With its US subsidiary in Greenville, South Carolina, the company is a research-based, specialty pharmaceutical division of Migdal Ha’emek-based Enzymotec dedicated to the discovery, development, manufacture and marketing of innovative, clinically tested, effective and […]
June 18, 2012

From the Leadership

Last week at the Eagle Star Gala, we celebrated our 20th anniversary of the founding of AICC. It was a momentous occasion that included reflections on our many milestones of accomplishments that have earned us our reputation as one of the premier Israel economic development organizations in the world. The past 20 years have seen a miraculous transformation of the […]
June 18, 2012

Procter & Gamble and Teva Win Deal of the Year, Alpha Omega Wins Israeli Company of the Year at 11th Annual Eagle Star Awards Gala

 P&G receives “Deal of the Year”      Alpha Omega receives “Israeli Company of the Year”  Bob Deutsch receives “Chamber Founders Award”      Roee Madai receives “Community Partner Award” on behalf of the Israel Economic Mission to the South The Eagle Star Gala is AICC’s community flagship event, honoring the people and companies who have contributed most to the […]
June 18, 2012

Money Management

Shorashim-based software company has developed a money management suite for children and parents. It is safe, easy and fun, and educates kids of all ages about saving and spending, and lets them shop for goods online independently, without the need of an adult payment option. Seeking introductions to e-commerce sites, organizations promoting financial education, financial institutions, and investors.