Joe Trovato & Dana Barrett

Joe Trovato & Dana Barrett

In the guest chair: 

Joe Trovato, Senior Mortgage Banker at CBC National Bank, joined Dana live in studio to discuss mortgages and the Atlanta market. Plus, Scott Picken, Founder & CEO of Wealth Migrate called into the show from South Africa to talk commercial real estate and crowdfunding.

CBC National Bank is a a publically traded bank specializing in residential real estate financing. The Mortgage Division is headquartered in Alpharetta Georgia.

Wealth Migrate is a global, self-service, crowd sourced property solution, which takes advantage of local property markets, through best of breed partners and collective buying power.

In the headlines:

  • Atlanta Falcons owner, Arthur Blank issued a statement defending the team’s military sponsorships, following a report the team was paid more than $1 million over four years by the U.S. Department of Defense to honor military veterans.
  • Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals was the most watched game in Atlanta Hawks team history.
  • CCCi, a local tech staffing firm, has appointed a new President and new CFO. Rob MacLane will be the new President and Janet Piper is stepping up as CFO.
  • Southwest and Delta are duking it out over Dallas Love Field. Delta wants to fly there. Southwest says nope. Not to our gates you don’t.

Other stuff:

Join us on June 8th for the next Dana Barrett Show Business Book Club! Our June selection is GOOD TO GREAT by Jim Collins. If you’ve been meaning to read this for years, now’s your chance! Or, if you read it years ago, time to refresh! Location TBD. Get all the details and sign up to attend here:

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