Press Releases - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta - FRB Atlanta Announcements about Atlanta Fed personnel, research, and other news. http://www.frbatlanta.org/rss/ en-us http://www.frbatlanta.org/ Atlanta Fed Logo http://www.frbatlanta.org/~/media/Images/assets/image_gallery/frba_logo_rss http://www.frbatlanta.org/rss/ Forest Service Publishes Heirs' Property and Land Fractionation Proceedings https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/atlantafed/2019/10/08/community-development-forest-service-publishes-heirs-property-land-fractionation-proceedings?item=E20FE054-FF95-401B-93E3-69F8B1F5C7BF E20FE054-FF95-401B-93E3-69F8B1F5C7BF Tue, 08 Oct 2019 13:13:00 EST Heirs' property is real property typically inherited without a will by two or more related people. Learn about a recent publication examining the complex issues that heirs' property owners face. Payment Innovations Driving Financial Inclusion https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/atlantafed/2019/09/23/retail-payments-risk-forum-payment-innovations-driving-financial-inclusion?item=533819BB-1014-41B6-AAB7-13F4774032B4 533819BB-1014-41B6-AAB7-13F4774032B4 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 07:00:00 EST Fintech can help low-income people better manage their finances, said Atlanta Fed president Raphael Bostic at a recent PeachPay meeting. Read more about the event. Atlanta Fed Names Ferrell and Squires Vice Presidents and Gibson and Williamson Assistant Vice Presidents https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2019/09/16/atlanta-office-and-miami-and-new-orleans-offices-ferrell-gibson-squires-williamson?item=FDAD190E-1ABE-4614-86CC-D85FD834D8EE FDAD190E-1ABE-4614-86CC-D85FD834D8EE Mon, 16 Sep 2019 13:46:00 EST Bevery Ferrell has been promoted to vice president at the Miami Branch, Richard Squires has been promoted to vice president at the New Orleans Branch, and Gina Gibson and Jeff Williamson have been promoted to assistant vice presidents in Financial Management and Planning. Cooley Appointed to New Orleans Branch Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2019/08/13/cooley-appointed-director-new-orleans-branch?item=681D95D8-624F-4A02-839D-E291A0B35B92 681D95D8-624F-4A02-839D-E291A0B35B92 Tue, 13 Aug 2019 14:20:00 EST Toni D. Cooley has been appointed to the board of directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's New Orleans Branch. Atlanta Fed Names Misty Skedgell Assistant Vice President https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2019/07/12/atlanta-pa-skedgell-misty?item=A022D132-98A7-462D-9035-AD428BC51883 A022D132-98A7-462D-9035-AD428BC51883 Fri, 12 Jul 2019 12:03:00 EST Misty Skedgell has been named assistant vice president and corporate communications officer in the Public Affairs Department, announced Raphael Bostic, president and chief executive officer of the Atlanta Fed. Holtz Appointed to Nashville Branch Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2019/05/23-holtz-appointed-nashville-directors?item=457003AF-67FA-4D8A-8021-7FB38A27A668 457003AF-67FA-4D8A-8021-7FB38A27A668 Thu, 23 May 2019 14:20:00 EST Heath M. Holtz has been appointed to the board of directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's Nashville Branch. Atlanta Fed Names Levy Vice President https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2019/04/15-levy-promotion?item=5548A94B-E5EA-4160-A75B-474E96F30158 5548A94B-E5EA-4160-A75B-474E96F30158 Mon, 15 Apr 2019 13:00:00 EST Stephen Levy has been promoted to vice president and controller for the Financial Management and Planning Department at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. Atlanta Fed Names Bermudez and Henrich Assistant Vice Presidents https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2019/03/08-bermudez-henrich-promotions?item=A0A98A24-F452-4905-8E1F-5AD8C1430890 A0A98A24-F452-4905-8E1F-5AD8C1430890 Fri, 08 Mar 2019 14:00:00 EST Peter Bermudez and Todd Henrich have been promoted to assistant vice presidents for the Operations and Administrative Services Division at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. Atlanta Fed Names Fordham Assistant Vice President https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2019/03/01-fordham-promotion?item=A728D30F-72AD-42E6-9261-EA7A6B074BCC A728D30F-72AD-42E6-9261-EA7A6B074BCC Fri, 01 Mar 2019 10:00:00 EST Marc Fordham has been promoted to assistant vice president and external relations officer for the Public Affairs Department at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. Atlanta Fed Recognizes Employees with President's Award https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/atlantafed/2019/01/16-atlanta-fed-recognizes-employees-with-presidents-award?item=3139BAF3-FCED-4F71-8226-26BE704E7758 3139BAF3-FCED-4F71-8226-26BE704E7758 Wed, 16 Jan 2019 11:00:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta awarded its annual President’s Award for Excellence to Robert Canova, Kathy Davis, and Hanh Dong. The President's Award recognizes employees of the Bank who have distinguished themselves by their outstanding performance. Arnold Appointed; Smith Reappointed; Russell, Stelling, and Tucker Elected to Atlanta Fed's Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2019/01/16-atlanta-2019-directors?item=5CB3F21B-3630-4B5F-AB48-3AEA9E799CD2 5CB3F21B-3630-4B5F-AB48-3AEA9E799CD2 Wed, 16 Jan 2019 14:16:00 EST Elizabeth Smith, Claire Lewis (Yum) Arnold, Michael Russell, Kessel Stelling Jr., and Claire Tucker will serve on the Atlanta Fed's board of directors. Gray and Smith Appointed Chair, Deputy Chair of Atlanta Fed Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2019/01/16-atlanta-directors-gray-chair-smith-deputy-chair?item=5F5F7444-9B79-45D2-9334-565E38183B69 5F5F7444-9B79-45D2-9334-565E38183B69 Wed, 16 Jan 2019 14:15:00 EST Myron A. Gray, former president of U.S. operations of United Parcel Service (UPS), has been appointed chair, and Elizabeth A. Smith, chairman and chief executive officer of Bloomin' Brands Inc., has been appointed deputy chair of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's board of directors. Rogers Reappointed to Federal Advisory Council https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2019/01/16-federal-advisory-council-rogers?item=0D304AED-681C-4D1A-8417-38A066F7C589 0D304AED-681C-4D1A-8417-38A066F7C589 Wed, 16 Jan 2019 14:22:00 EST William H. Rogers Jr., chairman and chief executive officer of SunTrust Banks Inc., was reappointed to the Federal Reserve Board of Governors' Federal Advisory Council. Cost, Hirabayashi, Lockhart Reappointed to Jacksonville Branch Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2019/01/16-jacksonville-directors-cost-hirabayashi-lockhart?item=3AB5D22E-C243-42CB-A8A3-51D2DD83A1A3 3AB5D22E-C243-42CB-A8A3-51D2DD83A1A3 Wed, 16 Jan 2019 14:18:00 EST Timothy Cost, John Hirabayashi, and Dawn Lockhart have been reappointed to the board of directors of the Atlanta Fed's Jacksonville Branch. Zacharia, Murphy, and Krupacs Appointed; Chase Reappointed to Nashville Branch's Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2019/01/16-nashville-zacharia-murphy-krupacs-chase?item=14881CE6-9DDE-42B7-94FD-BBB4D5D8EC3D 14881CE6-9DDE-42B7-94FD-BBB4D5D8EC3D Wed, 16 Jan 2019 14:20:00 EST Thomas Zacharia, Leif Murphy, and Amber Krupacs have been appointed, and Beth Chase has been reappointed to the board of directors of the Atlanta Fed's Nashville Branch. Crosby and Darragh Appointed, Favre Reappointed to New Orleans Branch Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2019/01/16-new-orleans-directors-crosby-darragh-favre?item=6B891745-FB49-4415-8790-4FF1415656ED 6B891745-FB49-4415-8790-4FF1415656ED Wed, 16 Jan 2019 14:21:00 EST Katherine A. Crosby and David T. Darragh have been appointed and Art E. Favre has been reappointed to the board of directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's New Orleans Branch. Fernandes and Nast Appointed, Benck Reappointed to Birmingham Branch Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2019/01/16-birmingham-directors-fernandes-nast-benck?item=936D966A-3A33-4054-B63A-1517E5162445 936D966A-3A33-4054-B63A-1517E5162445 Wed, 16 Jan 2019 14:17:00 EST David Fernandes and David Nast have been appointed and David Benck has been reappointed to the board of directors of the Atlanta Fed's Birmingham Branch. Iglesias Appointed, Wynn Reappointed to Miami Branch Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2019/01/16-miami-directors-iglesias-wynn?item=2B7C3EC8-7577-49D2-B5E9-CF88C7DEAF66 2B7C3EC8-7577-49D2-B5E9-CF88C7DEAF66 Wed, 16 Jan 2019 14:19:00 EST Abel Iglesias has been appointed and Michael Wynn has been reappointed to the board of directors of the Atlanta Fed's Miami Branch. Atlanta Fed Names Eubanks Senior Vice President, Oakley Vice President https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2018/12/31-promotions-eubanks-oakley?item=47BD5A1D-5E97-46A7-A70C-FFDBC6DAF289 47BD5A1D-5E97-46A7-A70C-FFDBC6DAF289 Mon, 31 Dec 2018 10:00:00 EST Russell Eubanks has been promoted to senior vice president and chief information officer and Chris Oakley has been promoted to vice president and coordinating regional executive. Atlanta Fed Names Stallings Vice President, Gelpi Assistant Vice President https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2018/11/20-promotions-stallings-gelpi?item=B2E8BEB4-A162-4F8C-AB0E-4C346DBC31F6 B2E8BEB4-A162-4F8C-AB0E-4C346DBC31F6 Tue, 20 Nov 2018 13:00:00 EST Tony Stallings has been promoted to vice president of Retail Payments Office (RPO) operations and Mary Gelpi has been promoted to assistant vice president in the Cash Function Office, based in the New Orleans Branch. Southeast Rental Affordability Tracker Tool Debuts https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/atlantafed/2018/11/14-southeast-rental-affordability-tracker-tool-debuts?item=FC63C944-86F1-486F-A262-BEE8F5387CC2 FC63C944-86F1-486F-A262-BEE8F5387CC2 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 10:55:00 EST The Atlanta Fed has introduced a new tool that displays the state of rental affordability in the Southeast. Atlanta Fed Headquarters Achieves LEED Platinum Certification https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/atlantafed/2018/10/15-atlanta-fed-headquarters-achieves-leed-platinum-certification?item=092A41BB-16C7-44D1-9117-5E3C0ECDBF3C 092A41BB-16C7-44D1-9117-5E3C0ECDBF3C Mon, 15 Oct 2018 15:50:00 EST The U.S. Green Building Council awarded the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum certification for sustainability in building operations for its headquarters building. Cost Appointed to the Atlanta Fed's Jacksonville Branch Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2018/08/07-directors-jacksonville-cost?item=83C9D337-812E-4B30-86B5-564EB9A85F6C 83C9D337-812E-4B30-86B5-564EB9A85F6C Tue, 07 Aug 2018 11:15:00 EST Timothy P. Cost, president of Jacksonville University, has been appointed to the board of directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's Jacksonville Branch. Garratt Appointed to the Atlanta Fed's Nashville Branch Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2018/07/23-directors-nashville-garratt?item=042749E1-71B0-4D6D-9EAF-7597605FDDBB 042749E1-71B0-4D6D-9EAF-7597605FDDBB Mon, 23 Jul 2018 13:15:00 EST John W. Garratt, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Dollar General Corporation, has been appointed to the board of directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's Nashville Branch. Atlanta Fed Names Weems Senior Vice President, Graefe Vice President and Regional Executive of the Nashville Branch, and Brooks Assistant Vice President https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2018/07/09-staff-announcements?item=9D901DF5-5CF5-4CDA-B77E-16F750C15D70 9D901DF5-5CF5-4CDA-B77E-16F750C15D70 Mon, 09 Jul 2018 13:15:00 EST Charles Weems has been named senior vice president in the Retail Payments Office, Laurel Graefe has been named vice president and regional executive for the Nashville Branch of the Atlanta Fed, and Phasteus Brooks as assistant vice president in Operations and Administrative Services. Atlanta Fed Makes Two Appointments https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2018/06/29-staff-davenport-devine?item=ED9AED5F-9AD9-4FC1-BF32-61FB32752EF3 ED9AED5F-9AD9-4FC1-BF32-61FB32752EF3 Fri, 29 Jun 2018 13:15:00 EST Leah Davenport has been named senior vice president and corporate engagement officer, announced Raphael Bostic, president and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. Bostic also named Jeff Devine senior vice president of Operations and Administrative Services. Atlanta Fed Names Leone de Nie Vice President and Community Affairs Officer https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2018/06/13-leone-de-nie?item=80577097-3597-42DE-AA81-E4D59AE78942 80577097-3597-42DE-AA81-E4D59AE78942 Wed, 13 Jun 2018 13:15:00 EST Karen Leone de Nie has been named vice president and community affairs officer effective June 1, 2018. Atlanta Fed Appoints Anderson First Vice President https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2018/05/15-anderson-first-vice-president?item=B1192438-9AB2-41C0-B842-E86A1288F5AA B1192438-9AB2-41C0-B842-E86A1288F5AA Tue, 15 May 2018 15:15:00 EST André Anderson has been appointed first vice president and chief operating officer of the Atlanta Fed, effective July 1, 2018. He succeeds Marie Gooding, who is retiring from the Atlanta Fed after 31 years of service. Stewart Appointed to the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's Birmingham Branch Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2018/05/09-stewart-birmingham-directors?item=7EDF435D-B094-4AD0-BD50-E172B15EE827 7EDF435D-B094-4AD0-BD50-E172B15EE827 Wed, 09 May 2018 16:20:00 EST Merrill Stewart Jr. has been appointed to the board of directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's Bimringham Branch. Thomas Appointed to the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's Jacksonville Branch Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2018/05/09-thomas-jacksonville-directors?item=ADCBBC26-C441-47B6-90B9-1C36226873E7 ADCBBC26-C441-47B6-90B9-1C36226873E7 Wed, 09 May 2018 16:00:00 EST Nicole B. Thomas has been appointed to the board of directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's Jacksonville Branch. Atlanta Fed Named Seventh on DiversityInc’s Top 10 Regional Companies for Diversity https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/atlantafed/2018/05/02-atlanta-fed-named-seventh-on-diversityincs-top-10-regional-companies-for-diversity?item=9DAEA000-8720-48EF-8B6B-0C5EDE36935D 9DAEA000-8720-48EF-8B6B-0C5EDE36935D Thu, 03 May 2018 15:50:00 EST DiversityInc has recognized the Atlanta Fed for its efforts in diversity and inclusion management for the fifth year. Companies recognized by DiversityInc excel in hiring, retaining, and promoting women, minorities, people with disabilities, veterans, and LGBT staff. Atlanta Fed Names Mishra Vice President and Regional Executive and Fay Assistant Vice President, Corporate Secretary https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2018/04/26-mishra-fay?item=DB22B2EB-B1A6-4BDE-882B-E61030BBF607 DB22B2EB-B1A6-4BDE-882B-E61030BBF607 Thu, 26 Apr 2018 14:00:00 EST Anoop Mishra has been named vice president and regional executive for the Birmingham Branch, and Donna Fay will assume the duties of assistant vice president, corporate secretary, and assistant to President Raphael Bostic and First Vice President Marie Gooding. Atlanta Fed Names Wilcox Vice President, Haney Assistant Vice President https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2018/03/0319-wilcox-haney?item=581A751A-A5FF-4F96-BA73-839A9DF93423 581A751A-A5FF-4F96-BA73-839A9DF93423 Mon, 19 Mar 2018 14:00:00 EST President and CEO Raphael Bostic has announced two recent promotions. Paige Wilcox will oversee the Research Division's IT function. Kathryn Haney's new responsibilities include overseeing all financial institution applications processing in the Sixth Federal Reserve District. Atlanta Fed Announces Gooding Retirement https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2018/03/marie-gooding-retirement?item=EBD5F451-7334-4207-AD59-A37845F065E6 EBD5F451-7334-4207-AD59-A37845F065E6 Fri, 16 Mar 2018 11:15:00 EST After 31 years with the Atlanta Fed, First Vice President Marie Gooding will retire at the end of June 2018. Gooding has made many significant contributions to the Atlanta Fed over her tenure, according to President Raphael Bostic. Labor Report First Look Tool Debuts https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/atlantafed/2018/03/09-labor-report-first-look-tool-debuts?item=1A25ACA7-4F5E-4D0F-AE40-F5E36D43770C 1A25ACA7-4F5E-4D0F-AE40-F5E36D43770C Fri, 09 Mar 2018 09:15:00 EST Do you wait for the Bureau of Labor Statistics' monthly Employment Situation Summary but sometimes lack the time to comb through it? The Atlanta Fed just released its Labor Report First Look, a tool that provides a concise view, in tables and charts, of the summary. Atlanta Fed Names Blythe Vice President and Barton Assistant Vice President https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2018/02/01-blythe-barton-promotions?item=1C8781D9-0B2B-4819-AD32-D3029CC05F5D 1C8781D9-0B2B-4819-AD32-D3029CC05F5D Thu, 01 Feb 2018 15:30:00 EST Kim Blythe is now vice president of human resources and Pam Barton is assistant vice president in human resources, announced Atlanta Fed president and CEO Raphael Bostic. Atlanta Fed Recognizes Employees with President's Award https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/atlantafed/2018/01/22-atlanta-fed-recognizes-employees?item=EBFEDB5D-24FC-473F-9EDF-954CF8C90EAD EBFEDB5D-24FC-473F-9EDF-954CF8C90EAD Mon, 22 Jan 2018 14:00:00 EST Raphael Bostic, president and chief executive officer of the Atlanta Fed, awarded five employees the annual President's Award for Excellence in a recent ceremony. The President's Award recognizes employees of the Bank who have distinguished themselves by their outstanding performance. Atlanta Fed Appoints Rogers to Federal Advisory Council https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2018/01/10-advisory-council-rogers?item=166D334A-C754-4D3C-86CE-C76623448C5B 166D334A-C754-4D3C-86CE-C76623448C5B Wed, 10 Jan 2018 13:30:00 EST William H. Rogers Jr. of SunTrust Banks Inc. was reappointed to the Federal Reserve Board of Governors' Federal Advisory Council. Jackson, Gray Head Up Atlanta Fed's Board; Other Board Changes Announced https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2018/01/10-atlanta-chair-jackson-gray?item=AEACE4F0-405E-4646-AEC4-C8BE0AA7B8CE AEACE4F0-405E-4646-AEC4-C8BE0AA7B8CE Wed, 10 Jan 2018 13:00:00 EST Mike Jackson will be chair and Myron Gray will be deputy chair, of the Atlanta Fed's board of directors. Other appointments and reappointments to Bank and branch boards have also been announced. B. Hamilton Appointed, Goedecke and H. Hamilton Reappointed to the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's Birmingham Branch Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2018/01/10-birmingham-hamilton-goedecke-hamilton?item=03367D6C-DD49-480C-A04F-57ABB7E6DD9C 03367D6C-DD49-480C-A04F-57ABB7E6DD9C Wed, 10 Jan 2018 13:05:00 EST Brian C. Hamilton of Trillion Communications Corp. has been appointed, Nancy C. Goedecke of Mayer Electric Supply Co. and Herschell L. Hamilton of BLOC Global Group have been reappointed to the board of directors of the Atlanta Fed's Birmingham Branch. Gray Reappointed, Reckford Reelected, and Dumas Elected to the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2018/01/10-atlanta-gray-reckford-dumas?item=9CC50AB2-C8D5-41C8-A6B2-3C06033450C1 9CC50AB2-C8D5-41C8-A6B2-3C06033450C1 Wed, 10 Jan 2018 13:03:00 EST Myron A. Gray of United Parcel Service (UPS) has been reappointed; Jonathan T. M. Reckford of Habitat for Humanity International has been reelected, and Robert W. Dumas of AuburnBank has been elected to the Atlanta Fed's board of directors. Taylor and West Appointed to the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's Jacksonville Branch Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2018/01/10-jacksonville-taylor-west?item=957485C0-0F9A-452A-A0EA-6F4A5D3150AD 957485C0-0F9A-452A-A0EA-6F4A5D3150AD Wed, 10 Jan 2018 13:10:00 EST Troy D. Taylor of Coca-Cola Beverages Florida LLC and William O. West of The Bank of Tampa have been appointed to the board of directors of the Atlanta Fed's Jacksonville Branch. Menendez Appointed, Koenig and Villalba Reappointed to the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's Miami Branch Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2018/01/10-miami-menendez-koenig-villalba?item=5FC3B019-DA92-49E8-834A-F6F0C00D4E20 5FC3B019-DA92-49E8-834A-F6F0C00D4E20 Wed, 10 Jan 2018 13:15:00 EST N. Maria Menendez of GL Homes has been appointed, and Keith T. Koenig of City Furniture and Victoria E. Villalba of Victoria & Associates Career Services Inc. have been reappointed to the board of directors of the Atlanta Fed's Miami Branch. Brock Appointed to the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's Nashville Branch Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2018/01/10-nashville-brock?item=534206C4-57ED-4D1A-A988-42551EDFAE51 534206C4-57ED-4D1A-A988-42551EDFAE51 Wed, 10 Jan 2018 13:20:00 EST Benjamin G. Brock of Astec Industries Inc. has been appointed to the board of directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's Nashville Branch. Hicks Appointed, Butts Reappointed to the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's New Orleans Branch Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2018/01/10-new-orleans-hicks-butts?item=D388538A-9A64-4AE1-8A3D-CCBAAD8FFC0A D388538A-9A64-4AE1-8A3D-CCBAAD8FFC0A Wed, 10 Jan 2018 13:25:00 EST Michael E. Hicks Jr. of Hixardt Technologies Inc. has been appointed, and Lampkin Butts of Sanderson Farms Inc. has been reappointed to the board of directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's New Orleans Branch. Atlanta Fed Names Lyons Senior Vice President, Gunn Vice President, and Chever and Young Assistant Vice Presidents https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2018/01/02-lyons-gunn-chever-young-promotions?item=D0440B00-08A6-4D04-8D3D-FA81A1B4D905 D0440B00-08A6-4D04-8D3D-FA81A1B4D905 Tue, 02 Jan 2018 15:30:00 EST Blake Lyons has been promoted to senior vice president in the Retail Payments Office (RPO), Rebecca Gunn has been promoted to vice president and regional executive in research, Deborah Young has been promoted to assistant vice president in the RPO, and Reginald Chever will join the RPO as assistant vice president. Bradley Waring New Officer in Supervision and Regulation https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2017/10/03-waring-promotion?item=8316A72A-669C-4804-89F3-C8B49F4AE8ED 8316A72A-669C-4804-89F3-C8B49F4AE8ED Tue, 03 Oct 2017 15:30:00 EST The Atlanta Fed announced that Bradley Waring has been named assistant vice president. Atlanta Fed Names Tkac Senior Vice President, Jensen and Nosal Vice Presidents, and Graefe Assistant Vice President https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2017/09/19-tkac-jensen-nosal-graefe-promotions?item=1FE64D78-07FF-4BE6-996C-9126B6720BA7 1FE64D78-07FF-4BE6-996C-9126B6720BA7 Tue, 19 Sep 2017 15:30:00 EST The Atlanta Fed announced that Paula Tkac has been promoted to senior vice president, Mark Jenson and Ed Nosal have been promoted to vice presidents, and Laurel Graefe has been named assistant vice president. Madden Appointed to the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's Nashville Branch Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2017/08/31-madden-nashville-appointment?item=7BDF5B65-AF87-4208-8E7A-2B1BDFEF5B4C 7BDF5B65-AF87-4208-8E7A-2B1BDFEF5B4C Thu, 31 Aug 2017 11:00:00 EST W. Michael Madden, president and chief executive officer of Kirkland's Inc., has been appointed to the board of directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's Nashville Branch. Consumer Scam Alert: Do Not Use Federal Reserve Routing Account Numbers to Pay Bills; Could Face Late Fees, Other Charges https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/atlantafed/2017/0712-consumer-scam-alert-fr-routing-numbers?item=32D593EE-DF13-43AA-8C65-3D093EBFA91D 32D593EE-DF13-43AA-8C65-3D093EBFA91D Wed, 12 Jul 2017 14:30:00 EST Any video, text, email, phone call, flyer, or website describing how to pay bills using a Federal Reserve Bank routing number or using a Federal Reserve account is a scam. Consumers who try to use the Fed's routing numbers to pay their bills may be subject to penalty fees from the company they are trying to pay. Atlanta Fed Names Davis and Thomas Vice Presidents and Griffin and Odum Assistant Vice Presidents https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2017/07/06-davis-thomas-griffin-odum?item=30426972-4B75-4DDD-A0E4-D3BFABFE6AC3 30426972-4B75-4DDD-A0E4-D3BFABFE6AC3 Thu, 06 Jul 2017 11:00:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta announced that Chapelle Davis and Jeff Thomas have been promoted to vice presidents, and Craig Griffin and Greg Odum have been named assistant vice presidents. Heirs' Property Focus of Conference https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/atlantafed/2017/0615-heirs-property-in-the-south?item=54DE4233-E5A8-4D18-9B75-27E7062BB5BE 54DE4233-E5A8-4D18-9B75-27E7062BB5BE Thu, 15 Jun 2017 10:00:00 EST A recent conference focused on the need for stable property ownership. Business Inflation Expectations (BIE) Survey Press Release Discontinued https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/atlantafed/2017/0608-bie-press-release-ceases-data-continues?item=74161ED5-E79B-4AA0-B372-BF8FBAB64F56 74161ED5-E79B-4AA0-B372-BF8FBAB64F56 Thu, 08 Jun 2017 10:00:00 EST BIE survey data will continue to be posted to the Atlanta Fed website on its usual monthly schedule. Business Inflation Expectations Reach 2 Percent https://www.frbatlanta.org/-/media/documents/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/2017/1705.pdf?item=854FF4FD-636E-406C-B154-BAA5DC67C1C3 854FF4FD-636E-406C-B154-BAA5DC67C1C3 Wed, 10 May 2017 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2.0 percent inflation over the coming year, and inflation uncertainty increased slightly to 2.2 percent. This month's survey asks firms to assess their expected employment levels a year from now. Atlanta Fed Named Fifth on DiversityInc's Top Regional Companies for Diversity List for 2017 https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/atlantafed/2017/0503-fifth-on-diversityinc-top-regional-companies?item=AC268908-BC49-49E3-ACB0-82883115DE4F AC268908-BC49-49E3-ACB0-82883115DE4F Wed, 03 May 2017 14:00:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta was named fifth on DiversityInc's 16th annual Top Regional Companies for Diversity on May 2, 2017. Atlanta Fed Names Alexander Vice President https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2017/05/01-alexander?item=57FF423A-1D7C-44A6-B5AB-A27D5EC77503 57FF423A-1D7C-44A6-B5AB-A27D5EC77503 Mon, 01 May 2017 16:00:00 EST Christopher Alexander has been named a vice president for central administration in the Retail Payments Office (RPO), with responsibility for business support, business testing, and central administration. April Business Inflation Expectations Decline https://www.frbatlanta.org/-/media/documents/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/2017/1704.pdf?item=5B6E82BF-7354-44DA-8FD4-9833F9222691 5B6E82BF-7354-44DA-8FD4-9833F9222691 Wed, 12 Apr 2017 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the coming year. This month's survey asks firms about their understanding of the Federal Reserve's inflation target. Business Inflation Expectations Tick Up in March https://www.frbatlanta.org/-/media/documents/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/2017/1703.pdf?item=C462EE70-2D11-453A-919A-3ED5E1306F7E C462EE70-2D11-453A-919A-3ED5E1306F7E Fri, 17 Mar 2017 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2.1 percent inflation over the next 12 months, a slight rise from February. This month's survey probes firms' approximate share of sales revenue and inputs from abroad. Atlanta Fed Names Bostic New President and Chief Executive Officer https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/atlantafed/2017/0313-atlanta-fed-names-bostic-new-president-and-ceo?item=691732F2-5731-4FF0-A8D1-CAFDD511A029 691732F2-5731-4FF0-A8D1-CAFDD511A029 Mon, 13 Mar 2017 09:10:00 EST Raphael W. Bostic will become the 15th president and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta effective June 5, 2017. Faster Payments Focus of Recent Joint Conference https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/atlantafed/2017/0313b-faster-payments-focus-of-recent-joint-conference?item=082BE2F1-662A-498E-8359-2A60578F5B3F 082BE2F1-662A-498E-8359-2A60578F5B3F Mon, 13 Mar 2017 14:00:00 EST The risks and rewards of faster payments were the focus of a recent conference cosponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and the United Kingdom's Department for International Trade. "Lessons and Implications of Increasing Payments Speed" took place on February 28, 2017. February Business Inflation Expectations Unchanged https://www.frbatlanta.org/-/media/documents/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/2017/1702.pdf?item=DFF33CA8-2B4A-43E8-B792-E6EB517A076D DFF33CA8-2B4A-43E8-B792-E6EB517A076D Wed, 15 Feb 2017 10:00:00 EST Firms continue to anticipate 2.0 percent inflation over the coming year. In this month's survey, firms rate their optimism about the U.S. economy and their own firm's financial prospects. Atlanta Fed Names Buchanan Vice President and General Auditor, Keeley Assistant Vice President and Announces Gibson Move to Supervision and Regulation https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2017/01/30-buchanan-keeley-gibson-promotions?item=99974873-57FE-40FC-8561-98740B1397F4 99974873-57FE-40FC-8561-98740B1397F4 Wed, 01 Feb 2017 11:00:00 EST Joan Buchanan has been named vice president and general auditor, Dana Keeley has been named assistant vice president in the Retail Payments Office (RPO), and Mark Gibson has been named assistant vice president for the credit and risk management function in the Atlanta Fed's supervision and regulation division. Report Released on 2016 Mobile Banking and Payments Survey https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/atlantafed/2017/0123-mobile-banking-survey?item=7095A48A-E5B3-4CE2-8021-5763340762C6 7095A48A-E5B3-4CE2-8021-5763340762C6 Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:17:00 EST The Atlanta Fed today issued results of the 2016 Mobile Banking and Payments Survey of Financial Institutions in the Sixth District. Atlanta Fed Introduces Redesigned Website https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/atlantafed/2017/0123a-atlanta-fed-introduces-redesigned-website?item=B0818BDB-143E-4F21-A484-ABB04350BB9C B0818BDB-143E-4F21-A484-ABB04350BB9C Mon, 23 Jan 2017 14:00:00 EST Your favorite Atlanta Fed content is now easier than ever to find and explore, thanks to our newly redesigned website. We've always provided users with lots of data, and now working with data has never been easier. In addition, our redesign offers improved navigation and simplified content sharing. January Business Inflation Expectations Stable https://www.frbatlanta.org/-/media/documents/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/2017/1701.pdf?item=1C74E9F9-B54F-498F-B793-3582617A4F1F 1C74E9F9-B54F-498F-B793-3582617A4F1F Wed, 11 Jan 2017 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2.0 percent inflation over the next 12 months, a slight decline from December's reading. Long-term inflation expectations over the next five to 10 years reached 2.8 percent. Atlanta Fed Recognizes Employees with President's Award https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2017/01/11-atlanta-fed-recognizes-employees-presidents-award?item=07B76C1F-CCE6-473F-87A8-8DF70B3CB13A 07B76C1F-CCE6-473F-87A8-8DF70B3CB13A Wed, 11 Jan 2017 13:00:00 EST The Atlanta Fed honored the recipients of its President's Award for Excellence in a ceremony today. Dennis Lockhart, president and chief executive officer of the Atlanta Fed, presented the awards to the six employees who have distinguished themselves by their outstanding performance. Atlanta Fed Names Dirr Vice President and Fix and Prime Assistant Vice Presidents https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2017/01/03-dirr-fix-prime-promotions?item=69BBE827-FEF8-4E1E-96CA-047830234666 69BBE827-FEF8-4E1E-96CA-047830234666 Tue, 03 Jan 2017 11:00:00 EST Angela Dirr has been named vice president and associate general counsel in the legal department, Travis Fix has been appointed assistant vice president for enterprise risk management, and Charles Prime has been appointed assistant vice president of facilities management. Report Released on Financing Experiences of Nonemployer Businesses https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/atlantafed/2016/1220-small-business-credit-survey?item=CCA8436A-EC37-4FF9-8128-8CCAF42C9D23 CCA8436A-EC37-4FF9-8128-8CCAF42C9D23 Tue, 20 Dec 2016 13:00:00 EST The survey introduces research about the business conditions, credit needs, and borrowing experiences of businesses that have no employees other than the firms' owners. Fanning and Jackson Reappointed Chair and Deputy Chair of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2016/12/20-jackson-fanning-atlanta-chair?item=F3A1596D-6EB9-41CF-8235-8A53F2BB0246 F3A1596D-6EB9-41CF-8235-8A53F2BB0246 Tue, 20 Dec 2016 15:00:00 EST Thomas A. Fanning of Southern Company has been reappointed chair and Mike J. Jackson of AutoNation Inc. has been reappointed deputy chair of the Atlanta Fed's board of directors. Bourlakas and Tucker Appointed to the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's Nashville Branch Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2016/12/20-bourlakas-tucker-nashville?item=654DE7B6-1FA5-4F1F-97B3-81857F3EFA32 654DE7B6-1FA5-4F1F-97B3-81857F3EFA32 Tue, 20 Dec 2016 00:00:00 EST Matthew Bourlakas of Goodwill Industries of Middle Tennessee Inc. and Claire W. Tucker of CapStar Bank and CapStar Financial Holdings Inc. have been appointed to the Atlanta Fed's Nashville Branch board of directors. Atlanta Fed Appoints Rogers to Federal Advisory Council https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2016/12/20-rogers-federal-advisory-council?item=0B90D964-66FE-4E24-B53A-5D58237D94EC 0B90D964-66FE-4E24-B53A-5D58237D94EC Tue, 20 Dec 2016 00:00:00 EST William H. Rogers Jr. of SunTrust Banks Inc. was appointed to the Federal Reserve Board of Governors' Federal Advisory Council. Menendez and Arriola Appointed to the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's Miami Branch Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2016/12/20-menendez-arriola-miami?item=BE280A28-CEFD-4B2A-B5A3-A6C50B1A45DD BE280A28-CEFD-4B2A-B5A3-A6C50B1A45DD Tue, 20 Dec 2016 00:00:00 EST Ana M. Menendez of Watsco Inc. and Eduardo Arriola of Apollo Bank have been appointed to the Atlanta Fed's Miami Branch board of directors. Bioteau and Boynton Appointed to Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's Jacksonville Branch Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2016/12/20-bioteau-boynton-jacksonville?item=EC90F042-A0B2-4187-AE74-650DF4CB7E20 EC90F042-A0B2-4187-AE74-650DF4CB7E20 Tue, 20 Dec 2016 00:00:00 EST Cynthia Bioteau of Florida State College at Jacksonville and Paul G. Boynton of Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. have been appointed to the Atlanta Fed's Jacksonville Branch board of directors. Frost Appointed, Ardoin Reappointed to the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's New Orleans Branch Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2016/12/20-frost-ardoin-new-orleans?item=6FC963DB-626D-4162-BC0D-966BC767B986 6FC963DB-626D-4162-BC0D-966BC767B986 Tue, 20 Dec 2016 00:00:00 EST G. Janelle Frost of AMERISAFE Inc. has been appointed and Elizabeth A. Ardoin of IBERIABANK has been reappointed to the Atlanta Fed's New Orleans Branch board of directors. Dumas and Bishop Reappointed to the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's Birmingham Branch Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2016/12/20-dumas-bishop-birmingham?item=21F8D031-FB24-40C1-BFA5-A4DF585E4F6B 21F8D031-FB24-40C1-BFA5-A4DF585E4F6B Tue, 20 Dec 2016 00:00:00 EST Robert W. Dumas of AuburnBank and Brandon W. Bishop of the International Union of Operating Engineers have been reappointed to the Atlanta Fed's Birmingham Branch board of directors. Jackson Reappointed, Hall, Diaz-Rousselot and Laschinger Elected to the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's Board of Directors https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2016/12/20-jackson-hall-diaz-rousselot-laschinger-atlanta?item=BC67AA61-8076-404E-A63F-CC33BC413C02 BC67AA61-8076-404E-A63F-CC33BC413C02 Tue, 20 Dec 2016 00:00:00 EST Mike J. Jackson of AutoNation Inc. has been reappointed and O.B. Grayson Hall of Regions Financial Corp., Guillermo Diaz-Rousselot of Continental National Bank, and Mary A. Laschinger of Veritiv Corp. have been elected to the Atlanta Fed's board of directors. Business Inflation Expectations Inch Up https://www.frbatlanta.org/-/media/documents/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/2016/1612.pdf?item=00ADDEF8-9244-4CDA-9190-F5B7C647A4FC 00ADDEF8-9244-4CDA-9190-F5B7C647A4FC Fri, 16 Dec 2016 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2.1 percent inflation over the next 12 months, a tenth of a percentage point rise from November. View the survey to see all the results. Business Inflation Expectations Reach 2 Percent https://www.frbatlanta.org/-/media/documents/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/2016/1611.pdf?item=69B80F49-92AC-462F-B6B6-4A99E69B7DDC 69B80F49-92AC-462F-B6B6-4A99E69B7DDC Wed, 16 Nov 2016 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 2 percent inflation over the coming year, and inflation uncertainly remained unchanged at 2.1 percent. This month, firms rate their optimism about the U.S. economy and their own firm's financial prospects. Business Inflation Expectations Down https://www.frbatlanta.org/-/media/documents/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/2016/1610.pdf?item=2E6D9222-33ED-419B-8C0E-A19B0AE420C6 2E6D9222-33ED-419B-8C0E-A19B0AE420C6 Wed, 19 Oct 2016 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.7 percent inflation over the next 12 months, a slight decline from September. In this month's survey, firms rank their optimism about the U.S. economy. Atlanta Fed Names Venable Executive Vice President, Bitetti and Sautter Assistant Vice Presidents, and Bowling Chief Financial Officer and Chief Information Officer https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2016/1004-venable-bitetti-sautter-bowling?item=F434C7C8-CA2D-4AD5-B4E6-6906E895B306 F434C7C8-CA2D-4AD5-B4E6-6906E895B306 Tue, 04 Oct 2016 11:00:00 EST Cheryl Venable has been named executive vice president in the Retail Payments Office; Brian Bowling has been named senior vice president overseeing Technology Solutions Services, Financial Management and Planning and Financial Statistics & Structure Analysis; Giuseppina Bitetti has been named assistant vice president in the RPO; and Allen Sautter has been named assistant vice president and information security officer. Business Inflation Expectations Rise https://www.frbatlanta.org/-/media/documents/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/2016/1609.pdf?item=C0153504-8A3A-4B12-9AE7-CFB34E0F5DE4 C0153504-8A3A-4B12-9AE7-CFB34E0F5DE4 Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the next 12 months, up slightly from August. This month's survey asked firms whether uncertainty about the outcome of the upcoming presidential election was influencing their current business decisions. Atlanta Fed President Dennis Lockhart to Step Down https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/atlantafed/2016/0913-atlanta-fed-president-dennis-lockhart-to-step-down?item=DB8B3FC6-A77C-4E96-9D91-D653EFAAA697 DB8B3FC6-A77C-4E96-9D91-D653EFAAA697 Tue, 13 Sep 2016 11:00:00 EST Atlanta Fed President and CEO Dennis Lockhart announced on September 13 that he will step down from his position at the end of February 2017. Business Inflation Expectations Notch Up https://www.frbatlanta.org/-/media/documents/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/2016/1608.pdf?item=C22A8AA0-EA6F-42DB-A436-690B59EF2C1F C22A8AA0-EA6F-42DB-A436-690B59EF2C1F Wed, 17 Aug 2016 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.8 percent inflation over the next 12 months, a slight rise from July. In this month's survey, firms assessed how their ability to increase prices has changed over the last 12 months and projected their ability to increase prices over the next three to six months. Atlanta Fed Names Melton Senior Vice President https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2016/0715-melton-named-senior-vice-president-rpo?item=D3E5D0EC-1434-478E-B5F1-CBF9CB238DC1 D3E5D0EC-1434-478E-B5F1-CBF9CB238DC1 Fri, 15 Jul 2016 13:00:00 EST Keith Melton has been named a senior vice president and chief strategy officer in the Retail Payments Office (RPO), with responsibility for industry outreach, strategy and enterprise support. Business Inflation Expectations Inch Down https://www.frbatlanta.org/-/media/documents/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/2016/1607.pdf?item=69CA3703-BB91-42D1-A66A-8D1659E7F10F 69CA3703-BB91-42D1-A66A-8D1659E7F10F Wed, 13 Jul 2016 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.7 percent inflation over the coming year, down one-tenth of a percentage point from June. Our July survey probes how Britain's decision to leave the European Union has affected firms' sales growth outlook. Business Inflation Expectations Decline https://www.frbatlanta.org/-/media/documents/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/2016/1606.pdf?item=5A4C3F61-A9CF-4A65-8FE8-FF1AF5CE082A 5A4C3F61-A9CF-4A65-8FE8-FF1AF5CE082A Fri, 17 Jun 2016 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.8 percent inflation over the coming year, a slight dip from May's results. The June Business Inflation Expectations survey explores the cost forecasting period that firms typically use when contemplating price changes. Business Inflation Expectations Rise https://www.frbatlanta.org/-/media/documents/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/2016/1605.pdf?item=445C8546-BEFC-456C-9AD4-AA1ED6441FF7 445C8546-BEFC-456C-9AD4-AA1ED6441FF7 Wed, 18 May 2016 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the coming year, up two-tenths of a percentage point from April's reading. The May survey probes firms' difficulty attracting qualified applicants and the corresponding effect on wage and benefit offerings. Atlanta Fed Named Fourth on DiversityInc's Top 10 Regional Companies for Diversity List for 2016 https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/atlantafed/2016/0420-atlanta-fed-named-fourth-on-diversityincs-top-regional-companies?item=38A0F4C6-BD78-42CD-B4B7-C0C92AB0E7B7 38A0F4C6-BD78-42CD-B4B7-C0C92AB0E7B7 Wed, 20 Apr 2016 12:33:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta was named fourth on DiversityInc's 15th annual Top 10 Regional Companies for Diversity on April 19, 2016. Business Inflation Expectations Dip https://www.frbatlanta.org/-/media/documents/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/2016/1604.pdf?item=E46321F3-73E3-4A0D-BFDE-C66F54C558FB E46321F3-73E3-4A0D-BFDE-C66F54C558FB Wed, 13 Apr 2016 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.7 percent inflation over the coming year, a slight decline from the March reading. April's Business Inflation Expectations survey examines how firms' inventory levels may affect their production, number of employees, and average price of products and services. Atlanta Fed Names Dyer Vice President and Ferrell and Johnson Assistant Vice Presidents https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2016/0412-dyer-farrell-johnson-atlanta-office?item=E3D455A6-7545-42A4-8E83-4AEBF832C341 E3D455A6-7545-42A4-8E83-4AEBF832C341 Tue, 12 Apr 2016 12:30:00 EST Patrick Dyer has been named a vice president in the operations and administrative services (OAS) division, Bevery Ferrell has been named assistant vice president and branch manager for the Miami Branch, and Christopher Johnson, an assistant vice president in the Retail Payments Office (RPO), is transitioning to the Atlanta Fed from the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. Business Inflation Expectations Stay Stable https://www.frbatlanta.org/-/media/documents/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/2016/1603.pdf?item=266E0E1B-75C8-49F9-A2AF-020375DCF55C 266E0E1B-75C8-49F9-A2AF-020375DCF55C Fri, 18 Mar 2016 10:00:00 EST For the third consecutive month, firms report they anticipate 1.8 percent inflation over the coming year. The March Business Inflation Expectations survey examines if financial market volatility has changed firms' hiring and capital investment planning for 2016. Atlanta Fed Names Redwing Assistant Vice President https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2016/0310-redwing-atlanta-office?item=AEBFEDD7-795E-41F9-99FE-9F9C8CF7F5D8 AEBFEDD7-795E-41F9-99FE-9F9C8CF7F5D8 Thu, 10 Mar 2016 12:00:00 EST Joan Redwing has been named an assistant vice president in the Retail Payments Office (RPO), announced Dennis Lockhart, president and chief executive officer of the Atlanta Fed. Redwing assumes responsibilities related to the automated clearinghouse (ACH) platform modernization program, and will be based in Minneapolis. Federal Reserve Banks Release Report on Credit Experiences of Small Businesses https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/atlantafed/2016/0303-small-business-credit-survey?item=9EA9D093-0AD6-4230-B6F2-0D0873263F14 9EA9D093-0AD6-4230-B6F2-0D0873263F14 Thu, 03 Mar 2016 14:00:00 EST The survey provides information about the business performance, financing needs and choices, and borrowing experiences of businesses with fewer than 500 employees. Seven Federal Reserve Banks collaborated on the 2015 survey; see all the results. Federal Reserve Banks to Release Joint Small Business Credit Survey March 3 https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/atlantafed/2016/0226-banks-to-release-joint-small-business-credit-survey?item=B2DFCDFA-B527-49BD-809B-A312BFA48D68 B2DFCDFA-B527-49BD-809B-A312BFA48D68 Fri, 26 Feb 2016 10:00:00 EST The Federal Reserve Banks of Atlanta, Boston, Cleveland, New York, Philadelphia, Richmond, and St. Louis will release findings from a joint regional survey on small business credit conditions at 2 p.m. (EST) on March 3. February Business Inflation Expectations Unchanged https://www.frbatlanta.org/-/media/documents/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/2016/1602.pdf?item=DA518DE5-BA17-45D8-886D-E76B4F888793 DA518DE5-BA17-45D8-886D-E76B4F888793 Wed, 17 Feb 2016 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.8 percent inflation over the coming year, the same as the January reading. This month's Business Inflation Expectations survey probes changes in the rate of employee retirements and their impact on firms. Atlanta Fed Names Devine Senior Vice President and Baum, Jones and Wilcox Vice Presidents and Chever Assistant Vice President https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2016/0129-devine-baum-jones-wilcox-chever-atlanta-office?item=11100457-7341-47A6-AF36-C31109037899 11100457-7341-47A6-AF36-C31109037899 Fri, 29 Jan 2016 12:00:00 EST Jeff Devine has been named a senior vice president in the Retail Payments Office (RPO), announced Dennis Lockhart, president and chief executive officer of the Atlanta Fed. Lockhart also announced that Dan Baum has been named a vice president in the RPO, Evette Jones and Ken Wilcox have been named vice presidents in the operations and administrative services division (OAS), and Reginald Chever has been named assistant vice president in the district business continuity and records and information management departments. Atlanta Fed Recognizes Employees with President's Award https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2016/0114-atlanta-fed-recognizes-employees-w-presidents-award?item=16E606EC-D14E-48CE-9271-D7D52CCDCE2D 16E606EC-D14E-48CE-9271-D7D52CCDCE2D Thu, 14 Jan 2016 12:00:00 EST The Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta awarded its annual President's Award for Excellence to Jodi Birts, Mark Craig, Greg Ehrlich, Patrick Higgins and Stacye McCall in the Atlanta office and Fred Soltau in the Miami Branch. Dennis Lockhart, president and chief executive officer of the Atlanta Fed, presented the awards in a recent ceremony. Business Inflation Expectations Fall https://www.frbatlanta.org/-/media/documents/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/2016/1601.pdf?item=E052B8A4-FE7C-4729-A67E-D9127C1F9CD2 E052B8A4-FE7C-4729-A67E-D9127C1F9CD2 Wed, 13 Jan 2016 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.8 percent inflation over the coming year, a tenth of a percentage point decline from December, according to the Atlanta Fed's Business Inflation Expectations survey. Long-term inflation expectations are unchanged from last October's reading. Business Inflation Expectations Tick Up https://www.frbatlanta.org/-/media/documents/news/pressreleases/BIEsurvey/2015/1512.pdf?item=641CE5CE-6C55-4190-9C6F-276C909C613C 641CE5CE-6C55-4190-9C6F-276C909C613C Fri, 18 Dec 2015 10:00:00 EST Firms anticipate 1.9 percent inflation over the coming year, a tenth of a percentage point rise from November, the Atlanta Fed's Business Inflation Expectations survey says. Inflation uncertainty was virtually unchanged at 2.3 percent. Atlanta Fed Names Eubanks and Johnston Vice Presidents and Burns and Dierberger Assistant Vice Presidents https://www.frbatlanta.org:443/news/pressreleases/staff-and-directors/2015/12/17-atlanta-fed-names-officers?item=718E4A7B-50A0-4C4B-A978-A8698CBBC582 718E4A7B-50A0-4C4B-A978-A8698CBBC582 Thu, 17 Dec 2015 12:00:00 EST Russell Eubanks is vice president and chief information security officer and Gregory Johnston is vice president in the Atlanta Fed's technology solutions services organization, announced Dennis Lockhart, president and chief executive officer. Lockhart also announced that Jonathan Burns is assistant vice president in the supervision and regulation division and Patrick Dierberger is assistant vice president in the financial management and planning department.