June 20, 2012

Sponsor Message

  Ayelet Gilad – a Real Estate Consultant specializing in Metro Atlanta Real Estate. Helping facilitate your goals of selling, buying or investing in Real Estate in today’s market. Certified Distressed Property Expert. Quality customer service using the latest technologies, market research, and business strategies. Fluent in Hebrew. Affiliated with “Keller Williams Realty” First Atlanta. Visit www.GiladHomeTeam.com or call 404-245-7172.
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

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.
June 18, 2012

Local Number

Tel Aviv-based telephony business solution provider allowing you to become “local” regardless of your physical location. Even when you call your customers, they will see a local CallerID. Company provides local numbers worldwide, toll-free numbers, virtual conference rooms, Fax2Mail and many other services with no long-term commitment ever required. Seeking introductions to SMBs with an international reach and sales force.
June 18, 2012

Revenue Management

Tel-Aviv based supplier of revenue management, assurance and revenue creation software products to the Leisure, Sports and Entertainment industry. Through real time technology and leading insight into financial, operational and marketing processes, the products support the leading venues in the field to manage, control and grow their revenues and profitability. Seeking introductions to operators / owners of sports stadiums, arenas […]
June 18, 2012

Medical Data

Kfar Malal-based software company focusing on Personal Healthcare Solutions for patient empowerment and better quality of care. Company offers an easy-to-use innovative PHR solution, located on a slim credit-card-size USB flashcard that stores both medical data and software application, and can be used for numerous purposes. Seeking introductions to EMR partners and investors.
June 18, 2012

Economic News from Israel

• Teva Pharmaceutical Industries has begun trading on the New York Stock Exchange after transferring from Nasdaq. They had been the 2nd largest company trading on Nasdaq, and the 7th company this year to switch to NYSE. Teva and Procter & Gamble were just named “Deal of the Year” for their joint venture, PGTHealthcare, at this year’s Eagle Star Awards […]
May 16, 2012

Huntsville Seminar Showcases Selling to the Israel MOD

One-on-one meetings with MOD General Ben-Israel delivers keynote Over 60 participants from 44 defense, aerospace, and homeland security companies participated in the May 15th seminar in Huntsville, Alabama that focused on opportunities to sell products to the Israeli military.  Organized by AICC in partnership with NAITA—the North Alabama International Trade Association—the program featured a keynote address by Maj. General (Res.) […]
May 16, 2012

From the Leadership

Educational programming is a key component of our strategy to increase economic development in Israel and the Southeast.  While this can be accomplished partly through media coverage of our activities and our own monthly newsletter, it is our many educational events that directly reach our target audiences with the “Doing Business with Israel” message. Our educational events are always supported […]
May 16, 2012

Sponsor Message

Since 2007, Israel-based ITC helps companies expand their business presence, better serve their clients and save on communication costs. ITC is an innovative telephony business solution provider allowing you to become “local” regardless of your physical location. Even when you call your customers, they will see a local CallerID. IsraelNumber provides Local Numbers worldwide, Toll-Free numbers, Virtual conference rooms, Fax2Mail […]
May 16, 2012

Natural Cosmetics

Caesaria-based developer of a new line of natural cosmetics made with extracts of the orchid and enriched with vegetable elasticizing hydrolizates and botanical protectors.  The combination of ingredients along with long acting natural moisturizing components makes creams particularly rich in antioxidants, vitamins, minerals, proteins, and skin renewal stimulants.  Products include anti-aging cream, day moisturizer, night nourisher, foot care cream, after […]
May 16, 2012

Video Conversion

Haifa-based developer of video conversion solutions for content owners who will no longer be able to sell their old, lower-quality content.  Oceans of data, at least 1 million hours per major provider, are quickly losing their value, and waiting to be revived. Their solutions enable monetizing old content by converting low-value SD content into money-making HD quality content. Seeking introductions […]
May 16, 2012

Robotic Gym

Givat Shmuel-based developer of a unique technological platform for gym and medical applications offers a personal robot that converts regular fitness equipment into robotic. The personal robot identifies and improves each user’s physiological performance in real time with advantages including modularity, high safety, low cost, and standards compliance, enabling enrichment for rehabilitation, ergometer, training, simulation, and more.  Seeking investment.
May 16, 2012

Infrastructure Networks

Tel-Aviv-based provider of industrial Ethernet solutions uses its innovative service-aware switches with integrated capabilities for processing industrial automation protocols to deploy a distributed service-aware security solution.  Its compact switch integrates all the functions Smart-Grid networking solutions require, providing intelligent MV-LV transformation centers with metering, power monitoring, and capacity automation.  Seeking introduction to the IT and Cyber Security  divisions within utilities […]
May 15, 2012

Arkal Automotive USA Hosts Grand Opening in Auburn

ARKAL Automotive hosted a grand opening for its brand new 32,000 square foot facility on May 3rd in Auburn Technology Park West in Auburn, Alabama.  AICC Vice President Guy Tessler participated in the ribbon cutting.  This is the first US manufacturing operation for the Lower Galilee-based company where ARKAL will produce durable, life-long plastic parts by utilizing advanced thermoplastic technologies […]
May 15, 2012

Finalists Announced for Eagle Star Israeli Company of the Year and Deal of the Year

Winners to be Named at June 12th Gala The American-Israel Chamber of Commerce, Southeast Region (AICC), announced today the finalists for the 11th annual Eagle Star Awards Gala on June 12.  The event, which also commemorates AICC’s 20th anniversary, will be held at the Westin Atlanta Perimeter North hotel from 7:00 – 9:00 P.M. (7 Concourse Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30328).  […]
May 15, 2012

Economic News from Israel

Tel Aviv-based Gaia Real Estate Holdings and its US partner Starwood Capital Group bought 9,500 rental apartments across the US for $446 million.  They are located across the Sun Belt with the majority in Dallas and Phoenix and the rest in Atlanta, Nashville, Houston, Corpus Christi, Ft. Lauderdale, and Orlando. Global Technology giant EMC Corporation has acquired Jerusalem-based XtremIO for […]
May 14, 2012

Israeli Smart Energy Solutions Showcased

Caption:  Ben Taube (l) and Israeli and US company panelists share latest energy efficiency strategies at AICC’s May 2nd event As the business best seller Start Up Nation so well documented, Israel is the leading entrepreneurial innovation economy in the world.  Among the many sectors in which the Israelis excel is Energy.   At an earlier this month organized by AICC’s […]
May 14, 2012

Bibliotheca and Ex Libris Partner on Library Technology Solutions

Bibliotheca, with its US operation in Norcross, Georgia, has announced a global partnership with Jerusalem-based Ex Libris Group, a world leader in the provision of library automation solutions. The agreement enables Ex Libris to provide seamless integration between their solutions and Bibliotheca’s circulation, security and materials management products. “Ex Libris solutions are known for their open architecture and robust integration […]
April 16, 2012

Georgia to Exhibit at BioMed Israel

Capitalizing on Israel’s fast growing life science industry that is eager for new, innovative products and services, the Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) is organizing a delegation to the 2012 BioMed Israel conference in Tel Aviv, May 21-23.   Israel’s leading international biomedical, healthcare, and life sciences conference, BioMed last year attracted 1,000 participants from 42 countries with more than […]