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Jul 27, 2015, 13:49 ET

Cox Business and Inc. Magazine Offer Local Start-Ups Chance to Win Technology and Media Prize Package at "Get Started Tulsa"

Cox Business and Inc. Magazine are presenting Get Started Tulsa, a business pitch competition, Wednesday, August 19, at the Cox Business Center in...

Jul 23, 2015, 14:57 ET
Community and business leaders celebrate the launch of Cox G1GABLAST in Louisiana at a reception at The Americana community, one of the first neighborhoods in the state where the service is available

Cox Communications Launches Gigabit Internet Service in Louisiana

 Cox Communications today announced that it is launching its gigabit Internet service for residential customers in Louisiana. Marketed under...

Jul 22, 2015, 13:30 ET
Cox Enterprises Elects Rad Weaver to Board of Directors

Cox Enterprises Elects Rad Weaver to Board of Directors

 Today, Cox Enterprises elected James Conrad "Rad" Weaver to its board of directors. "We are pleased to welcome Rad to the Cox Enterprises'...

Jul 15, 2015, 13:00 ET

Cox Media Group Announces Senior Leadership Changes for National Ad Platforms, Radio and Digital Businesses

 Cox Media Group (CMG) is making major senior leadership changes in its National Ad Platforms, Radio and Digital businesses that best support...

Jul 15, 2015, 09:39 ET
In 2014, Cox President Pat Esser announced a renewed two-year, $15 million commitment to Connect2Compete, the company's historic $9.95 broadband program for low income families. (L to R) EveryoneOn CEO Zach Leverenz, FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel, Cox President Pat Esser

Cox Communications to Support HUD ConnectHome Internet Adoption Pilot Program

 Cox Communications today announced it is extending its efforts to close the digital divide through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban...

Jul 15, 2015, 09:00 ET

Final Week to Nominate Boston's Environmental Volunteers for Cox Conserves Heroes Program

BOSTON, July 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This is the final week to nominate environmental volunteers for Boston's inaugural Cox Conserves Heroes...

Jul 13, 2015, 11:00 ET

Cox and The Trust for Public Land Announce Finalists for Arizona's Cox Conserves Heroes Program

 Cox Communications and The Trust for Public Land are recognizing volunteers who are creating, preserving or enhancing shared outdoor spaces....

Jul 13, 2015, 09:00 ET

Channel 2 WSB-TV and The Trust For Public Land Launch Atlanta's 2015 Cox Conserves Heroes Awards Program

 Channel 2 WSB-TV, in partnership with The Trust for Public Land, today launched Atlanta's 2015 Cox Conserves Heroes program to honor...

Jul 10, 2015, 11:13 ET
CARLOS LIRIANO OF LOST PINES TOYOTA RECEIVES SECOND ANNUAL INNOVATION AWARD FROM NAMAD AND COX AUTOMOTIVE. Pictured L to R: Damon Lester, President, NAMAD; Carlos Liriano, Dealer Principal, Lost Pines Toyota; Rock Anderson, Chief People Officer, Cox Automotive; Kevin Filan, VP, Customer & Industry Marketing, Cox Automotive

Carlos Liriano Of Lost Pines Toyota Receives Second Annual Innovation Award From NAMAD And Cox Automotive

 Cox Automotive and the National Association of Minority Automobile Dealers (NAMAD) presented the second annual Innovation Award to Carlos...

Jul 06, 2015, 13:50 ET

Cox Communications Honors 2015 Virginia's Future Leaders Scholarship Winners

Thirty-five outstanding area students have been named 2015 Virginia's Future Leaders Scholarship winners by the Virginia Cable Telecommunications...

Jul 01, 2015, 09:00 ET
Cox Enterprises' comprehensive Atlanta headquarters recycling program has led to more than 1,000 tons of materials being reused or diverted from landfills since 2006.

Cox Enterprises Reaches 1,000 Ton Recycling Milestone at HQ Campus

Cox Enterprises' comprehensive Atlanta headquarters recycling program has led to more than 1,000 tons of materials being reused or diverted from...

Jun 29, 2015, 09:00 ET
The James M. Cox Foundation announced a $1 million grant to the Atlanta Botanical Garden. The grant supports the organization's $50 million Nourish and Flourish Capital Campaign.

The James M. Cox Foundation Announces $1 Million Grant to the Atlanta Botanical Garden

 The James M. Cox Foundation announced a $1 million grant to the Atlanta Botanical Garden. The grant supports the organization's $50...

Jun 25, 2015, 16:08 ET
Left to Right: Fernando Gracia, director of Programs FRIENDS of Blue Ridge Parkway, Virginia's 2015 Cox Conserves Hero Heidi Ketler and Cox Communications Virginia's Vice President of Residential Sales Jeff Merritt

Cox and The Trust for Public Land Name Heidi Ketler as Virginia's Cox Conserves Hero

 Cox Communications and The Trust for Public Land today named Heidi Ketler as Virginia's 2015 Cox Conserves Hero. Ketler's nonprofit of choice,...

Jun 23, 2015, 09:00 ET

Final Week to Nominate Environmental Volunteers for Louisiana's Cox Conserves Heroes Program

 This is the final week to nominate volunteers for Louisiana's 2015 Cox Conserves Heroes program. Cox Communications, in partnership with The...

Jun 22, 2015, 09:00 ET
Orlando's Cox Conserves Heroes program to honor environmental volunteers, donate funds to local nonprofits.

Final Week to Nominate Orlando's Environmental Volunteers for Cox Conserves Heroes Program

 There is one week left to nominate environmental volunteers for Orlando's inaugural Cox Conserves Heroes program. Nominations are being...

Jun 18, 2015, 09:00 ET
Left to Right: Rusty McCranie (WFTV Certified Meteorologist), Ellen Westpfahl (Manheim Orlando and Manheim Central Florida's Assistant General Manager), Susan Larkin (Cox Media Group Orlando Radio's Vice President and General Manager), Shawn Bartelt (WFTV's Vice President and General Manager), and JoAnn Newman (Orlando Science Center's President & CEO)

The James M. Cox Foundation Announces $300,000 Grant to Orlando Science Center

The James M. Cox Foundation announced a $300,000 grant to Orlando Science Center to help build New KidsTown, an exhibit to serve children from...

Jun 15, 2015, 12:43 ET
Get Started Hampton Roads is the 13th event in Cox Business' national series that has given more than 120,000 in cash and prizes to entrepreneurs

Cox Business and Inc. Magazine Announce Finalists of Get Started Hampton Roads Pitch Contest

 Cox Business and Inc. magazine have announced the finalists of Get Started Hampton Roads (#GetStarted757) taking place on Wednesday, June 17,...

Jun 08, 2015, 12:00 ET
Jordan benShea named California's 2015 Cox Conserves Hero

Cox and The Trust For Public Land Announce Jordan benShea as California's 2015 Cox Conserves Hero

 Cox and The Trust for Public Land today announced Jordan benShea as California's 2015 Cox Conserves Hero. Community Environmental Council,...

Jun 03, 2015, 09:00 ET

The James M. Cox Foundation Announces $250,000 Grant to Bobby Dodd Institute

The James M. Cox Foundation announced a $250,000 grant to the Bobby Dodd Institute (BDI). The grant will help further BDI's mission to empower...

Jun 01, 2015, 10:00 ET

Cox and The Trust for Public Land Launch Louisiana's 2015 Cox Conserves Heroes Awards Program

Cox Communications, in partnership with The Trust for Public Land, today launched Louisiana's 2015 Cox Conserves Heroes program to honor local...