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Jan 30, 2015, 13:10 ET

Cox & VCTA to award $100,000 in Scholarship Funds

 Virginia college students have an opportunity for scholarship dollars through the 2015 Virginia's Future Leaders Scholarship Program....

Jan 28, 2015, 13:23 ET
Entrepreneurs can pitch their business to Storage War stars Brandi and Jarrod at Get Started OC on February 25. Visit to apply to pitch or register to attend.

Cox Business, A & E Networks and Inc. Magazine Call for Contestants to Award Best Pitch at Get Started OC

Start-ups, entrepreneurs and small business owners in Southern California are being called-up to demonstrate their savvy business plan or new idea...

Jan 28, 2015, 09:51 ET
Fans, tourists and Phoenix residents will have access to free, unlimited Cox WiFi during Super Bowl week

Free Cox WiFi Hotspots Available During Super Bowl in Phoenix

Cox Communications has opened up more than 1,200 hotspots to the public for free, unlimited use during Super Bowl XLIX week and is adding...

Jan 20, 2015, 09:05 ET
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MakeMyDeal(SM), a New Cox Automotive™ Company, is Redefining Online Automotive Retailing

ATLANTA, Jan. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MakeMyDeal, a new company under the Cox Automotive umbrella, is redefining automotive retailing with an...

Jan 20, 2015, 09:00 ET
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The James M. Cox Foundation Announces $1 Million Grant to Atlanta Community Food Bank

 The James M. Cox Foundation announced today a $1,090,000 grant to the Atlanta Community Food Bank (ACFB) to establish and incubate Food Well...

Jan 07, 2015, 07:30 ET
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Cox Enterprises Names Duncan O'Brien as Senior Vice President and General Manager of Corporate Strategy and Investments

Cox Enterprises today named Duncan O'Brien as Senior Vice President and General Manager of Corporate Strategy and Investments. He will report to...

Dec 18, 2014, 13:00 ET

Cox WiFi Launches In Phoenix And Vegas

Cox Communications announced today that it launched more than 1,700 additional WiFi hotspots for Cox High Speed Internet customers in the Phoenix...

Dec 17, 2014, 08:30 ET
Cox Conserves is Cox Enterprises' national sustainability program.

Cox Enterprises Removes Nearly Five Tons of Materials From Rivers and Shorelines in 2014

Through national partnerships with American Rivers and Ocean Conservancy, Cox Enterprises removed nearly five tons of materials from rivers and...

Dec 15, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Cox Enterprises Raises Nearly $2 Million for the Movember Foundation in Support of Men's Health

Cox Enterprises donated more than $1.7 million to the Movember Foundation in support of men's health initiatives. The Cox Movember Network, which...

Dec 12, 2014, 16:16 ET
David Miller, EnCap Investments Managing Partner, honored with Pitts Energy Award

EnCap Investments Co-Founder Honored with Pitts Energy Leadership Award

The Maguire Energy Institute at SMU Cox School of Business honored David Miller, co-founder and managing partner of EnCap Investments, L.P., with...

Dec 11, 2014, 13:00 ET
Janet Barnard named president of Manheim North America

Janet Barnard Named President of Manheim North America

Cox Automotive President Sandy Schwartz announced today that Janet Barnard will take on the role as president of Manheim North America, effective...

Dec 11, 2014, 09:03 ET

Mambo Sprouts Newsletter Now Available In The Valpak® Blue Envelope®

Cox Target Media, the leading direct marketing company in North America, and Mambo Sprouts, the leading publisher of print and online coupons for...

Dec 08, 2014, 13:42 ET
Over the past 13 years, Cox has increased broadband speeds 1,000%

Cox Communications Delivers First Gigabit Speed Connections to Southern California Residents

 Cox Communications has launched 1 gigabit speeds at the Irvine Company's Park Place Apartment Homes in Irvine, making its residents the first...

Dec 05, 2014, 13:00 ET

Cox Media, MAGNA GLOBAL and AudienceXpress to Launch First Private Programmatic TV Marketplace

 Cox Media, the advertising division of Cox Communications, and MAGNA GLOBAL, the media investment unit of IPG Mediabrands, today announced...

Dec 05, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Cox Business Wins Technology Leadership Award for Arizona's Mesa Public School District Implementation

Cox Business recently won the Best Application of the Year from the Metro Ethernet Forum, a global alliance comprising more than 220 organizations...

Nov 25, 2014, 15:20 ET

Lawsuit Style: Gerald J. Rubin v. Helen of Troy Limited, et al., County Court #5, Dallas, Texas (CC-14-05923E)

It is with a heavy heart that Gerald ("Jerry") Rubin, the founder and former CEO of Helen of Troy Limited (NASDAQ: HELE) ("Helen of Troy" or the...

Nov 19, 2014, 09:33 ET
Ch. 2 WSB-TV's Craig Lucie and Jovita Moore announced Bob Scott as Atlanta's 2014 Cox Conserves Hero. He received $10,000 for his nonprofit of choice, the South Fork Conservancy.

Channel 2 WSB-TV and The Trust For Public Land Announce Bob Scott as Atlanta's 2014 Cox Conserves Hero

 Channel 2 WSB-TV and The Trust for Public Land today announced Bob Scott as Atlanta's 2014 Cox Conserves Hero. WSB-TV's Jovita Moore and Craig...

Nov 13, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Cox Media Group Meets Atlanta's Better Buildings Challenge Six Years Ahead of Schedule

 Cox Media Group (CMG) announced that the facility housing its Atlanta TV and radio stations (Channel 2 WSB-TV, News/Talk Radio WSB, B98.5,...

Nov 10, 2014, 08:00 ET

Cox Media Group Launches Reimagined Newspaper Websites

 Cox Media Group (CMG) is unveiling a bold new look for its free newspaper sites, starting with The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (

Nov 04, 2014, 11:25 ET

Global Salvage Expert Pat Keenan Joins Gibbs & Cox

 Gibbs & Cox, Inc., a leading independent naval architecture and marine engineering firm, today announced the appointment of Mr. Patrick J....