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Feb 01, 2016, 08:30 ET
Cox Enterprises Donates $200,000 to Leading Cancer Organizations as Part of Employee Health & Wellness Program

Cox Enterprises Donates $200,000 to Leading Cancer Organizations as Part of Employee Health & Wellness Program

 With the upcoming World Cancer Day on Feb. 4, Cox Enterprises announced a $200,000 donation to be shared equally by Susan G. Komen Greater...

Dec 14, 2015, 09:00 ET
"As a technology company, Cox Enterprises is committed to driving and inspiring innovation," said Cox Enterprises Executive Vice President Alex Taylor. "Techstars is a fantastic program. The mentorships help accelerate startups, while also injecting a strong dose of innovation and entrepreneurial spirit into the community."

Cox Enterprises Spurs Entrepreneurship Through Partnership with Techstars

 As part of its commitment to drive innovation and entrepreneurship, Cox Enterprises today announced it will launch Techstars Atlanta, an...

Nov 18, 2015, 09:13 ET
Channel 2 WSB-TV's Justin Farmer and Jovita Moore announced Tom Branch as Atlanta's 2015 Cox Conserves Hero.

Ch. 2 WSB-TV and The Trust for Public Land Name Tom Branch as Atlanta's 2015 Cox Conserves Hero

Channel 2 WSB-TV and The Trust for Public Land named Tom Branch as Atlanta's 2015 Cox Conserves Hero. Branch's nonprofit of choice, Park...

Nov 03, 2015, 08:00 ET
Millennials Will Be Key Drivers of Sustainability in Small and Medium Businesses.

Millennials Will Be Key Drivers of Sustainability in Small and Medium Businesses

 Today, Cox Enterprises released the results of the second annual Cox Conserves Sustainability Survey, which showcased that Millennials will...

Oct 19, 2015, 12:20 ET
Cox Enterprises signs American Business Act on Climate Pledge

Cox Enterprises Signs American Business Act on Climate Pledge

 Today, Cox Enterprises attended the White House Summit on Climate and the Road through Paris.  The Summit gathered leaders from the...

Oct 14, 2015, 09:27 ET
Caption (From left to right): Christian Larsen, MD, DPhil, dean of Emory University School of Medicine and vice president for health center integration in Emory's Woodruff Health Sciences Center; William Bornstein, MD, PhD, chief medical officer and chief quality officer for Emory Healthcare; Jim Kennedy, chairman of Cox Enterprises; John Pattaras, MD, associate professor of urology, Emory University School of Medicine and Peter Rossi, MD, associate professor of radiation oncology, Emory University...

$25 Million Grant from James M. Cox Foundation Aims to Transform Patient Care at Emory

 A $25 million grant from the James M. Cox Foundation will launch new patient-centered care models at Emory designed to improve patient...

Sep 16, 2015, 12:00 ET

James M. Cox Foundation and EveryoneOn to Bridge Digital Divide in Middle Georgia through Innovative Pilot Program

 The James M. Cox Foundation announced today a $288,500 grant to EveryoneOn. The grant will fund an innovative pilot program providing 1,500...

Aug 28, 2015, 09:00 ET
Cox Employee Relief Fund

Cox Employee Relief Fund Reaches $4 Million Giving Milestone

 The Cox Employee Relief Fund (CERF), established hours after the devastation of Hurricane Katrina by members of the Cox family and the James...

Aug 10, 2015, 09:00 ET

Final Week to Nominate Volunteers for Atlanta's 2015 Cox Conserves Heroes Awards Program

 Channel 2 WSB-TV and The Trust for Public Land are accepting nominations for Atlanta's 2015 Cox Conserves Heroes program at...

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, 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 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 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...

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
Dallas Clement

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...