Brightside I.T.
Created a decade ago, Brightside I.T. was the merger of one man’s idea to bring fast and friendly customer service to healthcare professionals. CEO and creator, Rich Hervig, saw a window of opportunity in 2005 for healthcare IT services, and jumped on it. “I was an independent IT consultant... Read more
2016 People To Know
People Power! We have so much to be thankful for in our community. Great schools, businesses and government entities coming together to make Gwinnett such a great place to be. If you can attribute our success and growth to one thing, you’d have to say it comes down to... Read more
People To Know: Monty G. Watson
Our Story: Our bank, formed in 2009, was created by a group of long time local businessmen and investors who had a desire to build a bank focused on serving the needs of medium to small businesses and residents in Gwinnett and Northeast Atlanta. As a result, we have... Read more
People To Know: Jerri Hewett Miller, CFP® RICP®
Our Story: Wealth Horizon was founded in 1998 as an independent comprehensive financial planning and investment advisory firm. Jerri Hewett Miller, CFP®, President is a visionary in her desire to serve clients in a conflict-free environment. We achieve this by working solely for our clients. Our philosophy is based... Read more
People To Know: Melanie Walton, CFP®
Our Story: Melanie Walton, CFP® is a Financial Advisor since 1994 and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM professional since 1999 with Morgan Stanley. Melanie has made it her life’s work to assist people in reaching their goals, dreams and aspirations. Gwinnett County has been a great place to live, work and... Read more
People To Know: Lliam Holmes, CEO & Jennifer Holmes, President
Our Story: For 21 years, MIS has helped small businesses navigate IT. We’re a technology solutions provider and focus on three things: no Band-Aids, high accountability and developing healthy relationships. We help business owners find the root business problem and provide IT solutions that help support what they’re trying... Read more
People To Know: Margaret Gettle Washburn
Our Story: Margaret Gettle Washburn graduated Emory University School of Law in 1979, and is a former state prosecutor. Margaret has practiced law in Lawrenceville since 1983 and is a Past President of the Gwinnett County Bar Association. Margaret is the Chief Judge for the City of Sugar Hill... Read more
People To Know: Marsha Anderson Bomar, AICP, ENV SP
Our Story: Celebrating our 10th year of operation, the Gwinnett Village CID is the largest Community Improvement District in Georgia. We are a public-private organization made up of more than 550 commercial property owners and account for over $1 Billion in property value. The district is 17 square miles... Read more
Serena Smith, FIS
Our Story: FIS is a global leader in financial services technology, providing more than 300 different products for companies in over 130 countries around the world. We have more than 55,000 employees, including more than 400 on our campus in Norcross. For consumers, we’re the technology behind everything from... Read more
Law Office of Derek Hays
Our Story: Derek M. Hays has been serving the Gwinnett area for over 20 years.  His practice handles cases involving personal injury, catastrophic injury, wrongful death and nursing home abuse/injury/death.  He is a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum (an organization limited to attorneys that have achieved verdicts... Read more