The Newnan Times-Herald


Business Briefs

  • By Kandice Bell
  • |
  • Jun. 15, 2019 - 11:49 PM

Jason Eaker achieves Certified Financial Planner designation

Avery and Pope Wealth Management, a financial management firm in Newnan, recently announced that Investment Advisor Jason Eaker has achieved the Certified Financial Planner designation. Eaker joined Avery and Pope Wealth Management in August 2017.  

* * *

Jason Swindle re-elected to Board of Governors of State Bar of Georgia

Jason W. Swindle Sr. of the Swindle Law Group P.C. in Carrollton was re-elected to serve on the Board of Governors.

Swindle was re-elected out of the 50,000-member State Bar of Georgia and was installed June 8 during the organization’s annual meeting.

Swindle will continue to serve in the Coweta Judicial Circuit, Post 2 seat on the board, representing Coweta, Carroll, Heard, Meriwether and Troup counties. He earned his law degree from the Walter F. George Law School at Mercer University and was admitted to the State Bar of Georgia in 2003. His law practice is focused on criminal defense.

The Board of Governors is the 160-member policymaking authority of the State Bar, with representation from each of Georgia’s judicial circuits. The board holds regular meetings at least four times per year.

* * *

Local business connections and opportunities

June 18

Small Business Consulting Services, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. The Newnan-Coweta Chamber of Commerce, 23 Bullsboro Drive, Newnan.

Ribbon Cutting - Art & Jake's New Patio, 12-12:30 p.m. 510 Newnan Crossing Bypass,


2019 Coweta Safety Alliance, 3-5 p.m. Delta Community Credit Union, 1825 Hwy. 34 E., Newnan.

For more information on these activities, visit .

Items for consideration as business briefs should be emailed to, faxed to 770-253-2538, or mailed to Business Briefs, The Newnan Times-Herald, P.O. Box 1052, Newnan, GA 30264. Email submissions are preferred.