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May 20, 2015, 08:30 ET
L to R: Marybeth Leamer (Cox Enterprises EVP and Families First Board Member), Nancy Rigby (Cox Foundations VP), Jim Mills (Families First Board Chair), Kim Anderson (Families First CEO), Julie Salisbury (Families First Chair-Elect)

The James M. Cox Foundation Announces $1.5 Million Grant to Families First®

 In support of National Foster Care Awareness Month, the James M. Cox Foundation announced a $1.5 million grant to Families First. The grant...

May 19, 2015, 10:00 ET
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Cox Enterprises Names Dallas Clement, Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

 Cox Enterprises announced today that Dallas Clement, 50, has been named executive vice president and chief financial officer effective July 1,...

Apr 29, 2015, 08:30 ET
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Cox Enterprises Invests In Digital Health Company Rimidi

 Cox Enterprises announced today an investment in Atlanta-based Rimidi, a digital health company focused on diabetes and other chronic...

Apr 22, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Cox Enterprises Releases 2014 Corporate Social Responsibility Report

 Cox Enterprises today released its 2014 Corporate Social Responsibility Report, which profiles the company's program achievements as they...

Apr 21, 2015, 13:30 ET
Byron D. Trott elected to Cox Enterprises board of directors.

Cox Enterprises Elects Byron D. Trott to Board of Directors

 At its meeting in Atlanta, Cox Enterprises elected Byron D. Trott to its board of directors. "Byron has more than 30 years of experience...

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 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...

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...

Oct 14, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Cox Enterprises Announces National Partnership with 100 Black Men of America, Inc.

 Cox Enterprises today announced a national diversity partnership with 100 Black Men of America, Inc. (the 100). Through the partnership, Cox...

Oct 07, 2014, 13:56 ET
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Majority of Small and Medium-Sized Businesses Not Satisfied with Current Levels of Sustainability

A majority of small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) want better sustainability programs but are hindered by costs and a perception that...

Oct 06, 2014, 08:00 ET

Channel 2 WSB-TV and The Trust for Public Land Announce Finalists for Atlanta's 2014 Cox Conserves Heroes Program

 Channel 2 WSB-TV and The Trust for Public Land today announced Joy Carter, Barry Henson and Bob Scott as finalists for Atlanta's 2014 Cox...

Sep 30, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Cox Enterprises Announces New Eco-Friendly Paper Standards as Part of Supplier Sustainability Program

Cox Enterprises announced today new national paper standards for its business locations. Cox's operations across the country are now using...

Sep 18, 2014, 06:30 ET
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Cox Enterprises Adds Experience to Portfolio of Companies; Acquisition Valued at More Than $200 Million

Cox Enterprises, Inc. today announced the acquisition of Experience, a mobile technology company that enables fans to upgrade their seats and enjoy...

Aug 21, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Cox Enterprises Announces Formation of Cox Automotive

 Demonstrating its industry leadership and goal of transforming the way cars are bought and sold, Cox Enterprises announced today the formation...

Jul 17, 2014, 09:00 ET
Cox Enterprises Executive Vice President Alex Taylor Presents a $125,000 Grant to Fragile Kids Foundation on behalf of the James M. Cox Foundation. The grant will allow Fragile Kids Foundation to purchase 70 additional pieces of therapeutic and rehabilitative equipment. (DIN Photography) (PRNewsFoto/Cox Enterprises)

Fragile Kids Foundation Announces $125,000 Grant from the James M. Cox Foundation

The Fragile Kids Foundation (FKF) has been awarded a $125,000 grant from the James M. Cox Foundation to support the expansion of the organization's...

Jul 15, 2014, 09:00 ET

Channel 2 WSB-TV and The Trust For Public Land Celebrate Volunteers Through 2014 Cox Conserves Heroes Program

 Channel 2 WSB-TV and The Trust for Public Land today launched Atlanta's 2014 Cox Conserves Heroes program. Nominations are being accepted...

Jun 30, 2014, 12:00 ET
More than 200 employees from Cox Enterprises volunteered for a shore cleanup at Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, Calif. The cleanup took place in partnership with Ocean Conservancy and removed nearly 650 pounds of trash. (PRNewsFoto/Cox Enterprises)

Cox Enterprises Partners with Ocean Conservancy for Cleanup in Dana Point, Calif.

 In celebration of National Oceans Month, Cox Enterprises and Ocean Conservancy joined forces for a shore cleanup at Doheny State Beach in Dana...

Jun 25, 2014, 12:00 ET

Cox Enterprises Utilizes Stem Energy Storage System to Conserve Energy and Reduce Costs

 Through its Cox Conserves sustainability program, Cox Enterprises is utilizing an energy storage system at its Manheim Southern California...