Employee Spotlight: Wafaa Starkey

Food and Beverage Accounting Coordinator Wafaa Starkey is best known by her co-workers as “the money lady,” but if you dig a little deeper, there are many layers to Wafaa. This Egyptian-born, former national swim team member not only has a knack for numbers but a keen interest in science. Starkey’s job entails counting cash […]

Weekly Event Calendar: May 15-21, 2017

Friday, May 19 – Sunday, May 21, 2017: The Atlanta Antique Show 2017 features 18th and 19th century fine art and furniture in over 90 booths. All of the antiques at the show are for sale and may include nautical antiques, paintings, prints, jewelry, silver, bronzes, linens, Oriental rugs, American Brilliant cut glass, European crystal, rare books […]

Weekly Event Calendar: May 8-14, 2017

Tuesday, May 9, 2017: Welcome to the AJC Celebrating Nurses luncheon. The Nursing Excellence Awards recognition luncheon celebrates top nurses in the state of Georgia. Thursday, May 11 – Saturday, May 13, 2017:  Your family will love the camaraderie, energy, and encouragement of the Teach Them Diligently homeschool event. There is something for everyone– moms, dads, children, and teens—and there are […]

Weekly Event Calendar: May 1-7, 2017

Monday, May 1, 2017: Join fellow business professionals for Cobb Chamber First Monday Breakfast as Lee Cuthbert,  Location Specialist for the Georgia Department of Economic Development’s Film, Music and Digital Entertainment Office, offers an inside look at Georgia’s film industry, and why Governor Deal named 2017 the official “Year of Georgia Film.” At the breakfast, […]

We have planted our summer garden!

It’s the year of peppers in the Cobb Galleria Centre garden! We just planted our summer stock, which includes dragon cayenne, cubanelle, mammoth jalapeno, sweet banana, chili red, and ghost peppers; along with thyme, basil, rosemary, oregano, mint and sage herbs; and our existing berry bushes. Chef Walker is anticipating a plentiful bounty of peppers […]

Weekly Event Calendar: April 24 – April 30, 2017

Tuesday, April 25: The 80th Greater Atlanta Professional, Veteran and Collegiate Career Fair! takes place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. This is a community event. All pros, vets, college grads, students, MBAs and PhDs are encouraged to participate Friday, April 28 – Sunday, April 30: The Hall of Fame Dance Challenge is a regional dance competition that travels and […]

Weekly Event Calendar: April 17-23, 2017

Friday, April 21 – Saturday, April 22: The Pinners Conference & Expo is two great events in one. It’s a conference featuring 100 Pinterest-based classes taught by the best presenters in the nation. And it’s also an expo with nearly 200 top businesses providing beautiful options in the worlds of DIY, crafts, cooking, self-improvment, photography, […]

Weekly Event Calendar: April 10 – 16, 2017

Monday, April 10: Join fellow business professionals for the Cobb Chamber’s First Monday Breakfast as Steve Cannon, Chief Executive Officer of AMB Group, LLC, offers an inside look at Atlanta United and how Atlanta’s first MLS team was created. Cannon will also discuss the team’s new training grounds in Marietta and their plans for community involvement and youth programs. […]

Weekly Event Calendar: March 27 – April 2, 2017

Tuesday, March 28: The Bobby Dodd Institute presents the “Breakfast With Champions,” honoring people and companies doing great work providing employment opportunities to people with disabilities. Wednesday, March 29 – Thursday, March 30:  SHRM-Atlanta’s 27 Annual HR Conference is the event for Atlanta HR professionals to participate in cutting-edge educational content while creating meaningful relationships with […]

Weekly Event Calendar: March 20-26, 2017

Thursday, March 23:  The Georgia Technology Summit (GTS) reinforces the significance of innovation and recognizes leaders in technology. Presented by the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), GTS draws over 1,500 attendees from across Georgia that includes CEOs, CIOs, CTOs and technology entrepreneurs.  In addition to the great speakers and networking, the event recognizes the Top 40 […]