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 […]
October 5, 2009

SASCO Chemical Group joins AICC

SASCO Chemical Group, Albany, GA based technical leader in the manufacturing of environmentally safe specialty chemicals and hazardous chemical control products joins AICC. Well-known in the manufacturing industry as the “Problem Solvers”, SASCO Chemical Group has developed the reputation as a highly diversified, yet, very specialized chemical researcher, developer and producer. Marc Skalla, the company’s Director will join AICC CleanTech […]
September 29, 2009

Communitake joins AICC

CommuniTake, a Yokneam based company that developed a remote service platform for advanced mobile devices that allows customers to virtually hand over their devices to service agents without compromising customer privacy joins AICC. The company presented at a recent Telecommunications Committee meeting and a team of members (Murray Bookman, Steve Walden, Ray Creely, Jim Gaffey, and David Gallagher) volunteered to better understand […]
September 23, 2009

Christopher Yukins updates AICC Professional Committee on "Buy American"

Christopher Yukins of Counsel at Arnold & Porter’s Washington office gave an update on the “Buy American” issue that AICC Professional Committee has been tracking for the past six months. His firm has been retained by Israel’s Ministry of Industry Trade & Labor to determine legal aspects of Israeli company participation in Economic Recovery Act funded projects that are intended to […]
September 15, 2009

AICC member MB Technologies releases InfiView

AICC member MB Technologies, a Georgia based software company that is establishing a development center in Israel ust released a new version of a unique technology, called InfiView. They are known for their flagship product Bindows. InfiView is a toolkit that enables software programmers connect real time data (of ANY size, even infinite – hence the name), and present anything from […]