Listen Now!

Business Talk 24-7

Check below to find this program's broadcast schedule

Fred Elsberry with Better Business Bureau, David Geller with GV Financial Advisors and Greg Galvez with PROSHRED Security

Dominick Rainey, David Geller, Fred Elsberry, Greg Galvez, Nikole Toptas

Dominick Rainey, David Geller, Fred Elsberry, Greg Galvez, Nikole Toptas

Fred Elsberry/Better Business Bureau

The Better Business Bureau’s vision is a marketplace where buyers and sellers can trust each other. They want to be a leader in advancing marketplace trust. The BBB of Metro Atlanta, Athens and NE Georgia is a standards-based organization and is one of five BBB’s in the state of Georgia and 113 BBB’s in North America. They are one of the largest BBB’s and provide pre-purchase information to the public, rating companies from A to F. They handle over 50,000 complaints each year (over 80% are resolved) and receive over three-million inquiries on their web site. The BBB reviews charities against their standards, they offer mediation/arbitration services where they believe it is necessary to resolve an issue between a consumer and a company, they do ad reviews and investigations on practices that need attention, and they invest a great deal of time and resources to consumer education.

David Geller/GV Financial Advisors

Since 1991, GV Financial Advisors, one of Atlanta’s leading wealth management firms, has worked to find ways to help its clients enhance their lives by helping them better manage their money and mindsets. Led by CEO David Geller, eight senior advisors and partners, and more than 40 dedicated professionals, GV Financial believes that its clients can, and should, use their wealth to create the life they desire. GV Financial Advisor’s Guided Wealth Transformation process includes more than 40 tools to help clients overcome the five barriers that often prevent them from effectively using their wealth to build a more satisfying life.

Greg Galvez/PROSHRED Security

PROSHRED Security is a customer service and security focused mobile shredding company, providing the most secure on-site document and hard-drive shredding services available, to safeguard private information, maintain legislative compliance and protect public image.

With more than 25 years building trusted relationships, unmatched mobile paper shredding expertise and a rigorous commitment to ISO 9001 and NAID AAA quality standards, PROSHRED Security offers a proven and effective system that certifies the shredding of confidential documents and electronic data storage devices “at your door”.

As a locally owned and nationally operated network of mobile shredding companies, all PROSHRED Security operators combine unparalleled customer service with absolute document security for business, home office and residential customers.

Cary Ichter with Ichter Thomas LLC, Dr. Paul Feldman with Advanced Aesthetics and Tom Leatherberry with Leatherberry Associates

Dominick Rainey, Cary Ichter, Dr. Paul Feldman, Tom Leatherberry, Nikole Toptas

Dominick Rainey, Cary Ichter, Dr. Paul Feldman, Tom Leatherberry, Nikole Toptas

Cary Ichter/Ichter Thomas, LLC

Ichter Thomas is a new breed of law firm. Their founders bring to bear 75+ years of large law firm and Fortune-100 in house experience in an agile and highly efficient firm structure. They have quickly become the “go to” firm for difficult, complicated disputes due to their successful track record of creative and imaginative, yet coldly efficient results. They identify theories of recovery or dispositive defenses that other lawyers have missed and advocate for their clients with an appropriate degree of aggressive energy coupled with creative solutions. They are the lawyers other lawyers hire.

Dr. Paul Feldman/Advanced Aesthetics

Advanced Aesthetics is the premier plastic surgery practice on Atlanta’s south side. Established in 1987, it has 41 board certified plastic surgeons, four offices and a stet-licensed accredited Surgicenter plus computer imaging.

Tom Leatherberry/Leatherberry Associates

Leatherberry Associates is a performance driven provide of CRM, BI Reporting, marketing and workflow automation software solutions. If you are serious about finding the right solution for your business, one that will provide measurable value through increased employee efficiency, reduced fiscal costs and improved customer tracking, they want to talk to you.


Greta Cairns with SCI Companies, Cindy Southwell with AFR Furniture Rental and Lisa Kennedy with Bobby Dodd Institute

Dominick Rainey, Greta Cairns, Cindy Southwell, Lisa Kennedy, Nikole Toptas

Dominick Rainey, Greta Cairns, Cindy Southwell, Lisa Kennedy, Nikole Toptas

Greta Cairns/SCI Companies

SCI Companies is a first in class Human Resource Provider specializing in offering solutions to help companies leverage the full potential of their human capital. SCI offers professional HR and business consultation, Human Resource Information Technology, HR administration in the areas of payroll, benefits, workers’ compensation, performance management, talent acquisition and efficient processes to help maintain compliance with both state and federal regulations. SCI’s professionals maintain expertise in all areas of Human Resources to support companies at every stage of their life cycle. SCI Companies has developed innovative services designed to allow businesses to focus on their core areas of performance in order to fully support the business goals of the organization.

Cindy Southwell/AFR Furniture Rental

AFR Furniture Rental is a national company that provides office, event, trade show and residential furniture. AFR is headquartered in Pennsauken, NJ and has sixteen locations across the United States. The Atlanta location of AFR expanded into a 30,000 square foot facility in January 2013 after purchasing the office division of Aaron’s in September, 2012.

AFR was first introduced to the Atlanta market in 2011 with the Events division and rapidly grew adding on Office, Trade Show and Residential furniture. The success of Atlanta’s growth is due to the leadership skills of Ron Benedit, formally of Aaron’s, and the skilled team he has built.

Lisa Kennedy/Bobby Dodd Institute

Bobby Dodd Institute (BDI) helps people with disabilities and disadvantages gain the dignity of work and the security and purpose that work brings. They fulfill their mission by sustaining good jobs in their mission-based businesses, offering high quality job training, and connecting businesses with talented, committed employees.

BDI employs more than 200 people with disabilities in their own businesses and social enterprises. These deliver critical services for community businesses, such as call centers, packaging and fulfillment services, mail room operations, janitorial services and grounds maintenance.

Todd Rielly with IPG, Kile Lewis with oXYGen Financial and Edward Henderson with Synergy America

Dominick Rainey, Todd Rielly, Kile Lewis, Edward Henderson, Nikole Toptas

Dominick Rainey, Todd Rielly, Kile Lewis, Edward Henderson, Nikole Toptas

Todd Rielly/IPG

IPG collaborates with health plans in partnership with providers, physicians, manufacturers and patients to develop market-based solutions that deliver tangible value in the implantable Device Benefit Management (DBM) space.

Their model effectively manages the complexities associated with device coordination, billing, replacement and tracking, which subsequently delivers increased transparency and predictability to implantable device spend.

Kile Lewis/oXYGen Financial

What’s the scoop about oXYGen Financial? Guitar Hero is to a financial services firm what a treasure chest full of toys is to a dentist’s chair: it doesn’t change the office operation, but at least it makes you quit yer snivelin’. Face it, kids: we all have to do our financial planning and our income taxes unless we want to get cavities. No, wait. That’s not it. We all have to do taxes lest we end up like Wesley Snipes. The way they see it at oXYGen Financial, you might as well have financial advisors that are not only good at planning your future, but also deliver your experience with a twist of fun… and an oxygen bar in the lobby just in case you need a last-minute happy boost before you get down to business with them.

oXYGen Financial is a full service family office offering financial services for the X and Y generations. Their mission is to help clients breathe easier about life by providing financial advice, wealth management, insurance, group benefits and tax and accounting services. oXYGen Financial also offers coordination of legal services and concierge services. They aren’t your parent’s firm, but oXYGen Financial can help you breathe easier… and it will feel a lot less like having teeth pulled. Take a spin today!

Edward Henderson/Synergy America

Synergy America, Inc. (1993)  is a minority, women owned, full service Professional Services firm located in Atlanta. They have 20 years of experience in the staffing, consulting and professional services industry. They specialize in the fields of IT, engineering, finance and accounting, healthcare, administrative areas and all professional staffing services. Synergy America can help fill any position, whether it’s contract, contract to hire or a permanent position. They have highly trained and seasoned experts who are proven… getting superior results by focusing within a given area of expertise sets them apart! Their passion at Synergy America is finding the right SOLUTION and TALENT for your specific organization while servicing the communities in which we live.