Weekly Event Calendar: June 13-19, 2016

Thursday, June 16: Diversity Hiring Expos is hosting an event for professionals from all industries to meet with top quality employers seeking diverse candidates. Participating employers include: Fortune 500 companies, America’s best local businesses, government agencies, education and non-profit groups. Don’t miss the chance to meet with top employers in your area! Friday, June 16 […]

Weekly Event Calendar: July 11-17, 2016

Sunday, July 10 through Wednesday, July 13: GACTE, the Georgia Association for Career and Technical Education, will hold a conference for teachers and professionals in the education industry. GACTE’s vision is to advocate for career, technical, and agricultural education, which is an important part of the total education system of Georgia. Sunday: 12:00 to 7:00 […]

Networking Tips

With back to back networking events at Cobb Galleria Centre this week, here are some helpful tips for making those valuable connections.   1.  Remember names, Levo League Career Development  In the first moments of career advice swapping, sharing experiences, and constructing relevant questions, remembering names can become the most forgotten of networking tools. While […]

Weekly Event Calendar: June 6-10, 2016

Monday, June 6 : The Cobb Chamber of Commerce hosts their First Monday Breakfast from 7:30 to 9:00 a.m. which will commemorate small businesses and the impact they have on Cobb’s community and local economy. The Small Business of the Year Award and the Business to Watch Award will be presented, and last year’s 2015 Small Business of […]

Q&A Session: Kyle Smith’s Stand-Up Desk

“Sitting is the new smoking,” says Anup Kanodia, a physician and researcher at Ohio State University’s Wexner Medical Center. Recent studies are showing the effects of prolonged sitting in the workplace, including increases in cardiovascular episodes, diabetes, obesity, and backaches. Health and Wellness is what Cobb Galleria Centre’s Event Services Manager Kyle Smith had in mind […]

Weekly Event Calendar: May 31-June 3, 2016

Wednesday, June 1 and Thursday, June 2: SecureWorld Expo will bring together security professionals for affordable, high-quality cybersecurity training and education. The conference features keynote presentations, panel discussions, breakout sessions, and unforgettable opportunities to network with peers in the security industry. Wednesday – 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thursday – 8 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. Friday, June […]

Event Spotlight: 2016 BLADE Show Celebrating 35th Anniversary

  The world’s largest knife show is coming to Cobb Galleria Centre June 3rd-5th with many opportunities to explore your passions for knife craft. The expo will be the perfect place to interact with expert knife handlers, precision craftsmen, and master knifemakers.   Browse high-end blades and gear at over 750 booth setups with prominent […]

May Flowers

Did you know there are more microorganisms in one teaspoon of soil than there are people on Earth? A walk outside Cobb Galleria Centre will take you to their three bed garden and composting bin, filled with these fruitful microorganisms that aid in the production of delicious ingredients for Executive Chef Nick Walker to use […]

Weekly Event Calendar : February 1-7, 2016

Monday, February 1: Kick off American Heart Month with fellow business professionals as Dr. Williams Cooper, Medical Director of Cardiac Surgery at Wellstar Health System, discusses the many advances in cardiac care being introduced here in Cobb at the Cobb Chamber’s First Monday Breakfast. Sit in as the Cobb Chamber salutes the 2015 Honorary Commanders, a program […]

Weekly Event Calendar: January 25-31, 2016

Wednesday, January 27: Get your resumes ready! The Atlanta Career Expo, presented by Northside Hospital and produced by Cumulus radio, returns in 2016 to help put Georgia to work. The Atlanta Career Expo features 30 employers such as U.S. Army, Northside Hospital, Allstate, McDonalds, Home Depot, Snelling Personnel, and Flextime Nurses. This event is from 11:00 a.m. […]