Renee Montgomery

How a tumultuous summer and a partner’s encouraging words inspired Renee Montgomery to become an Atlanta Dream owner

"If there‚Äôs one thing Renee does, she takes an idea and she brings it to life.‚ÄĚ As vice president of the Dream, Montgomery is the first former WNBA player to own part of a franchise.
Airbnbs and other short-term rentals used as ‚Äúparty houses‚ÄĚ have met their match

Airbnbs and other short-term rentals used as ‚Äúparty houses‚ÄĚ have met their match

Starting September 21, hosts using Airbnb, Vrbo, and other short-term rental services in Atlanta must follow a new set of rules aimed at curbing problem listings.
Clayton State University and Mailchimp team up to build a new pipeline of talent

Clayton State University and Mailchimp team up to build a new pipeline of tech talent

Ashley Mains often felt like hiring managers lost interest when they heard she didn‚Äôt attend a gold-plated tech school. But once she participated in Clayton State‚Äôs Launchpad Academy‚ÄĒa yearlong program designed to give students real-world training in information technology, cloud computing, and more‚ÄĒshe began to get a different reaction.
the atlanta entrepreneurs

60 Voices: Nothing demonstrates Atlanta’s potential like its thriving entrepreneurial scene

In sectors from technology to food service, entrepreneurs are making it work. Here, five of them, including Bem Joiner of Atlanta Influences Everything and Pinky Cole of Slutty Vegan, discuss what's next for Atlanta.
Atlanta's new guard

60 Voices: 5 questions for the Atlanta’s new guard

We asked young leaders in fields from business to transportation about the future of Atlanta
How Atlanta hip-hop is evolving

60 Voices: Dr. Regina N. Bradley, Christina Lee, and Brian ‚ÄėB High’ Hightower on how hip-hop is evolving

Researcher, author, and professor Dr. Regina N. Bradley, music journalist Christina Lee, and Hot 107.9 on-air personality and professor Brian ‚ÄėB High‚Äô Hightower discuss hip-hop's evolution in Atlanta.
Jalaiah Harmon

60 Voices: Jalaiah Harmon and Sean Bankhead on going viral

"Renegade" dance creator Jalaiah Harmon and choreographer and dancer Sean Bankhead talk about viral fame, the pandemic's effect on the dance industry, and young creativity.
Future of Atlanta nonprofits

60 Voices: Bill Bolling, Rohit Malhotra, and Latresa McLawhorn Ryan on the future of nonprofits

Bill Bolling founded and was executive director of the Atlanta Community Food Bank for more than three decades. Rohit Malhotra is founder and executive director of the Center for Civic Innovation. Latresa McLawhorn Ryan is an attorney and the inaugural executive director of the Atlanta Wealth Building Initiative.
Atlanta creatives

60 Voices: Atlanta’s rising creative class is gaining new recognition on the national scene

Atlanta‚Äôs rising creative community¬≠‚ÄĒfrom film producers to choreographers to painters‚ÄĒis gaining new recognition on the national scene. Here, six of these artists discuss what's next.
Maricela Vega Eddie Hernandez

60 Voices: Eddie Hernandez and Maricela Vega on the state of restaurants

Maricela Vega of Chicomecóatl and Taqueria del Sol founder Eddie Hernandez discuss how Covid-19 impacted Atlanta's restaurant scene and where we will go from here.

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