February 16, 2011

AICC Member Vicki Grodner featured in The Birmingham News

Vikki Grodner of The Grodner Group organizes and promotes events. ( Beverly Taylor/The Birmingham News )   An American-Israel Chamber of Commerce member since 2010, Vicki Grodner founded The Grodner Group which specializes in promoting and planning events for nonprofits, small businesses, law firms and politicians. To read more about Vicki and events such as “Little Red Dress” – which featured free […]
September 3, 2009

SeerGate joins AICC

SeerGate Ltd., a developer of secure and convenient systems for real-time online bank payments, has joined AICC in August 2009. SeerGate is the developer of the patent-pending Secured Lock™ System, a payment solution utility enabling financial institutions to offer customers the absolute safety and security of online transactions across current and emerging payments applications.  SeerGate recently announced its peer-to-peer (P2P) […]
July 21, 2009

AquaPure, HCL CLeanTech, CES and Columbian Chemicals presented at AICC CleanTech July Meeting

AICC’s July CleanTech meeting was hosted by Jim Siegel at Columbian Chemicals, a Marietta, Georgia-based manufacturer of high-quality carbon black additives for rubber, plastic, and liquid products. Columbian has 11 plants worldwide, 11% of the carbon black market, and $1.2 billion sales in 2008. Eli Miller discussed the Center for Water Technologies, a not-for-profit organization who’s mission is to provide Israeli […]
July 20, 2009

AICC Member Emza selected as Finalist in American Security Challenge

Post Contributed by: Yuri Eliezer Of the two hundred companies competing in the American Security Challenge, America’s first emerging security technology competition devoted to our nation’s long-term security, EmzaVisual Sense emerged with finalist recognition. “For a small company like us, it’s great,” said Mark Premo, U.S. manager of Emza Visual Sense in a recent interview to Security Systems News. “To […]
July 14, 2009

AICC Member Definition 6 Interactive Marketing Agency Receives $15M Investment

Recognizing the potential for tremendous growth in new media spending, Navigation Capital Partners selected to work with Definition 6 on a nationwide expansion because of the agency’s proven experience and innovative interactive solutions. “Definition 6 will use this new capital to further develop our media and digital technologies to continue to deliver cutting-edge, interactive and eCommerce solutions to our clients […]
July 10, 2009

ActiveBase, Cbeyond, and Celta Consult join AICC

Ramat Gan–based ActiveBase , established in 2002, has developed ‘on-motion’ database security and application performance software applications. Current customers and partners includeVerint (NJ), at&t (through Amdocs), National Bank of Hungary, General Electric (Hungary), Teva Pharmaceuticals, Phoenix Insurance, Cellcom, First International Bank, Orange, Ness (Israel), and others. ActiveBase products are based on patent pending Database Network Router (DNR) technology, transparently installed between […]
July 7, 2009

Checklight Presents at AICC Security Committee June Meeting

AICC’s June Security Committee meeting was hosted by Lt. David Roskind of the City of Sandy Springs Police Department who presented the goals of the SSPD within 2 years to increase situation alertness from voice and video feeds, and external information and predictive analytics by integrating them at a central location and the desire is to implement “bleeding edge” technologies […]
June 30, 2009

ActiveBase Presents at AICC Software Committee June Meeting

AICC’s June Software Committee meeting was hosted by Phil Rubin of  rDialogue at the Webber School in Sandy Springs. ActiveBase presented their technology.  The committee accepted the concept of a series of educational events focused on Israeli innovation developed by a sub-committee and asked the team to continue their work towards a launch event and Bill Dale of GreenRoad Technologies updated […]
June 22, 2009

AICC Member YCD Multimedia Raises $12 Million For In-Store Digital Media Solutions

Source: Techcrunch YCD Multimedia, an international provider of in-store digital media solutions has closed its Series E investment round, a new financing package totaling $12 million. This packages includes conversion of a bridge loan facility and new equity investment led by Pitango Venture Capital and Arts Alliance Digital Ventures. YCD Multimedia software integrates with existing retail and communications applications, and […]
June 16, 2009

Kennesaw, GA based CryoLife Inc. Joins AICC

Kennesaw based CryoLife Inc. joined the American-Israel Chamber of Commerce, SE Region as a corporate member. Founder, President and CEO Steven G. Anderson will join the AICC Medical Committee. Founded in 1984, CryoLife, Inc. was the first biomedical company to commercially develop low temperature preservation of implantable human tissues for cardiac and vascular surgical reconstruction. Today, in addition to our […]
June 11, 2009

Olista presents at June AICC Telecommunications Committee Meetting

AICC’s June Telecommunications Committee meeting was hosted by Andy McGuire and Ian Klein of GSMA at their Atlanta offices. Following a presentation by Olista, the committee reviewed and refined its methodology of working with Israeli and US companies. As part of the 2009-2010 program of work, the plan for the US-Israel Mobile Business exchanged was discussed and Ori Lavie of the […]
May 31, 2009

AICC member GreenRoad Technologies Raises $15M from a new investor

Source: Globes Online 5/31/09 GreenRoad Technologies Inc. has raised $15 million in a financing round led by DAG Ventures, a new investor. GreenRoad CTO Ofer Raz and chief of safety Hod Fleishman founded the company, which is based in California, has sales offices in the US and UK, and an R&D center at Or Yehuda, in Israel. The company develops […]
May 22, 2009

Guest Post: Why Does Your Company Need a Green Story?

R. Krishna Avva I know what you’re thinking … my company doesn’t do anything green, or I’m not green enough, or nobody cares anyway. Green is the new differentiator in this tight economy. Studies have shown that if you have a green presence, customers are willing to pay a premium up to 16% to use your products or services. Interestingly enough, […]
May 21, 2009

Israeli Companies CheckLight (Water Safety) and Odysii (Digital Signage) join AICC

Kiryat Tivon based CheckLight Ltd.’s mission is to enable global water utilities & related organizations to protect and ensure drinking water safety & quality by developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative early warning solutions which detect a wide range of contaminants quickly, efficiently and cost-effectively. CheckLight’s vision is that its solutions will become a global industry standard to be used on a […]
May 15, 2009

Innowatech and Greenlet Technologies present at AICC's May CleanTech Committee meeting

AICC’s May CleanTech Committee meeting was hosted by Ervan Hancock of Georgia Power at their Atlanta headquarters. Innowatech and Greenlet Technologies presented their technology followed by discussion on the US-Israel CleanTech Forum and a proposed business exchange. Krishna Avva of  CleanTech Storyteller discussed his consulting business that is geared to helping young Cleantech companies better describe their value proposition as well as US […]
May 13, 2009

Odysii presents at AICC Software Committee May meeting

AICC’s May Software Committee meeting was hosted by Lorin Coles of Alliancesphere at their Atlanta offices. Murray Bookman updated the committee on Cisco‘s entering the server market and aggressive acquisition campaign. Odysii presented their technology followed by a discussion on Israeli Software companies to be recommended to AICC’s Investment Task Force and a follow-up discussion on companies that are currently being assisted […]
May 9, 2009

AICC member Delek US swings to profit

Gains from higher inventory value and insurance claims pushed the company into the black. Globes 5/7/2009 Delek Group Ltd. (TASE: DLEKG) subsidiary Delek US Holdings Inc. (NYSE:DK) today published its financial report for the first quarter of 2009. The company noted that the results were affected by last November’s fire at its Tyler refinery in Texas. Nevertheless, the company posted […]
May 4, 2009

AICC member Defenition 6 continues growth with four new accounts

Definition 6, recently won four new clients. Carter’s, Inc., Cox Enterprises, Safeguard Self Storage and Square 1 Art have turned to Definition 6 for its proven experience in redefining brands through the use of online technology. Atlanta based Definition 6 is the largest independent full-service interactive marketing agency in the Southeast. Combining innovative marketing and ebusiness solutions, ranging from eCommerce […]
April 28, 2009

MindCite Joins AICC

MindCite transforms data to intelligence, in the Homeland Security, Competitive and Business Intelligence markets, using Artificial Intelligence, Semantic and Natural Language Processing.  MindCite has developed and implemented a single point access to the customer’s information, based on open source and internal data sources. The company provides a complete solution for integration, and automatic processing of organization structured, semi-structured, and unstructured data […]
April 22, 2009

Synergy Cables Joins AICC

Synergy Cables USA Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of Synergy Cables Ltd. a leading high quality wire and cable manufacturer and part of The Alpine Group, Inc. The US subsidiary is headquartered in Marietta, GA and maintains distribution wharehouses in Walterboro, North Carolina and Houston,  Texas.  The company manufacturs in a state of the art facility in Sderot, Israel. Eli Abravanel the company’s President & CEO, […]