June 6, 2010

AICC Member Definition 6 Wins Top Honors at the 2010 CLIO Awards for Coca-Cola Video

Since January 12, 2010, hidden camera footage of smiling students getting more than they bargained for from a Coke vending machine has been viewed by more than 2.2 million people on YouTube. Last night, the Coca-Cola “Happiness Machine” was awarded CLIO’s prestigious Gold Interactive Award at the 51st annual awards dinner held in New York City. A CLIO award is […]
June 4, 2010

Guest Post: American Jobs Bill – Extended Energy Provisions

As a cleantech tax update FYI, the American Jobs bill that has been passed by the House contains the following extended energy provisions: Extended Energy Provisions Unless otherwise indicated, the bill would retroactively reinstate and extend for one year (that is, through 2010) all of the following energy tax breaks and would change the rules for the energy efficient appliance […]
May 2, 2010

AICC's Tom Glaser interviews on Global Atlanta

Video: Israel Life Sciences Mission to Stoke Tech Partnerships The Southeast has become a beachhead for the U.S. operations of innovative Israeli companies in the life sciences sector, says Tom Glaser, president of the American-Israel Chamber of Commerce, Southeast Region. A recent chamber trade mission co-led with Emory University aimed to strengthen those ties. Click here to read the article […]
April 30, 2010

AICC Members Green Chamber of the South featured in "Our Green Heroes"

AICC Members Galit Levitin and Ofra Tessler, and the organization they co-founded, The Green Chamber of the South were recently featured in an article in The Piedmont Review. The Green Chamber of the south has partnered with AICC on many occassions including the Better Place educational event, the Southeast-Israel Water Exchange, the upcoming US-Israel Energy Delegation and more. Click to […]
April 26, 2010

Guest Post: 10 reasons Israel is a cleantech leader

Guest post by:  Shawn Lesser, president and founder of Atlanta-based Sustainable World Capital, which is focused on fund-raising for private equity cleantech/sustainable funds, as well as private cleantech companies and M&A. Israel, a global cleantech powerhouse, is now attracting hundreds of millions of dollars in cleantech investment every year. The country gets more from its soil, water, air, and sunlight […]
April 19, 2010

AICC Member ActiveBase named by Gartner as "Cool Vendor"

ActiveBase, a pioneer in the Dynamic Data Masking market through its ActiveBase Security™ solution, today announced it has been included in the list of Gartner Cool Vendors in the Cool Vendors in Application Security, 2010 report by Ray Wagner, Joseph Feiman, Neil MacDonald, John Pescatore, Earl Perkins April 14, 2010, by Gartner Inc. While other security and static data masking […]
April 12, 2010

Yom Hazikaron (Memorial Day) Ceremony – Sunday April 18th

April 12, 2010

Guest Post: Banking Teller Solutions Bring Brick and Mortar Banking Closer to the Online Model

Benzi Axelrod, Head of US Operations, Odysii As we are pulling out of the great recession and shifting efforts to a growth mode, banks realize that they need to transform their network of branches from transaction focused to a selling machine.  Most retail banking organizations have a fresh appreciation for their traditional retail banking network.  This is not to say […]
April 1, 2010

AICC Member Alan Minsk: Get inside FDA’s Head and Do Your Homework

Alan Minsk is a Partner at the U.S. law firm Arnall Golden Gregory LLP in Atlanta, Georgia, where he leads the Food and Drug Practice Team where he advises pharmaceutical, biological, medical device and food companies on all legal and regulatory matters relating to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the Drug Enforcement Administration. He also co-chairs the International […]
February 3, 2010

AICC Wins Metro Atlanta Chamber's 2010 Global Impact Awards

AICC President Tom Glaser and Chairman Elect Lorin Coles (Alliancesphere) with the beautifully designed award. American Israel Chamber of Commerce, SE Region receives the Global Partner – Organization award for its contribution to Metro Atlanta’s economic development. “We are truly honored to be recognized for this significant award by our valued economic development partner, the Metro Atlanta Chamber,” said AICC […]
January 25, 2010

AICC Member Karen Weinstock selected to “The Best Lawyers in America”

Karen Weinstock, the managing attorney of the Atlanta Immigration Law Firm Siskind Susser has been selected by her peers to “The Best Lawyers in America” (2010) in the specialty of Immigration Law. Best Lawyers is one of the most respected peer-reviewed publication in the legal world, and used by many publications such as the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the Washington Post, Bloomberg, […]
January 19, 2010

AICC Members BDO & McKenna Long & Aldridge invite you to a Tax Policy Simposium, Atlanta, February 26th.

About McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP is an international law firm with 475 attorneys and public policy advisors. The firm provides business solutions in the areas of environmental regulation, international law, public policy and regulatory affairs, corporate law, government contracts, intellectual property and technology, complex litigation, real estate, energy, and finance. To learn more about […]
December 21, 2009

Norcross, Georgia's Cyspan Corp Joins AICC

Cyspan Corp of Norcross, GA has joined the AICC. Cyspan focuses on application development through consulting, turnkey projects and product support. Cyspan has expertise in software and enterprise architecture development, technology consulting, financial application development, and web and multi-media development. Dan Frankel, the company’s VP of Operations and Business Development in the Americas, will join AICC’s CleanTech, Software, and Telecommunications […]
December 10, 2009

AICC Member Communitake signs deal with Israeli carrier Pelephone

Pelephone launches new  support service for remote problem solution and operation of mobile devices.  The solution provided by CommuniTake,  will allow Pelephone customers to operate their mobile devices with close support of a “remote” service agent. CommuniTake is also currently in pilot with Cellcom Pelephone has introduced a, first of its kind, service for remote support for problem resolution and […]
December 3, 2009

AICC Member YCD Multimedia Provides Digital Media to the Bobbi Brown Cosmetics Counter at Bloomingdale's in NY

YCD Multimedia’s Josh Kampel demonstrates the company’s solution at the “Store of the Future” event in Atlanta. YCD Multimedia Provides Digital Media Solutions to the Bobbi Brown Cosmetics Counter at Bloomingdale’s 59th Street in New York City Published by: PR Newswire 12/3/2009 YCD Multimedia, a leading provider of smart digital media solutions for retailers, is providing their solutions and creative services […]
November 16, 2009

Israel Innovation Impact (I3) series launched with an exciting event

The Israel Innovation Impact (I 3) launched its Series of events with the exciting “Store of the Future” event on Thursday at IBM On Demand Innovation Center in Atlanta. Close to 100 people watched demos from innovative Israeli companies Odysii, TruMedia and YCD MultiMedia, heard from Rob Russell of at&t and an expert panel moderated by Benjamin Mokotoff of Kurt […]
November 14, 2009

AICC members Michael Blake and Josh Hirsh named in Atlanta Business Chronicle's "40 under 40 Rising Stars" list.

November 6, 2009

AICC member Top Eye View featured on CBS News

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October 16, 2009

Israeli Water Technology Companies present at AICC's Business Exchange

Despite recent rains, water leaders from Israel and the Southeastern US met on Thursday at the offices of Atlanta law firm Arnall Golden Gregory to explore how Israeli technologies can help assure that there will be adequate resources for the region’s growing population.  The matchmaker event was coordinated by the AICC’s Cleantech Committee. Pictures from the Southeast – Israel Water Technology Business […]
October 7, 2009

GSMA's Andy McGuire on Israel as a Tech and Entrepreneurial Powerhouse.

A Note From Andy McGuire, VP Mobile Innovation… Dear Friends, In mid-September, Mobile Innovation played a significant role in Ernst & Young’s Journey’09 conference in Tel Aviv, Israel. From a large applicant pool, ten companies advanced to compete in the Mobile Innovation Grand Prix regional competition, and we were fortunate to have respected industry figures such as Rina Shainski of Carmel Ventures, Bob […]