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 […]

Weekly Event Calendar: March 13-19, 2017

Thursday, March 16: Welcome back to 1,200 real estate professionals attending the annual Real Estate Prayer Breakfast, featuring James R. “Regi” Campbell as the keynote speaker. Friday, March 17 – Sunday, March 19: The American Craft Council (ACC) is a national, nonprofit educational organization with the mission to promote understanding and appreciation of contemporary American craft.  More than […]

Weekly Event Calendar: March 6-12, 2017

Monday, March 6: Join the Cobb Chamber for a lively First Monday Breakfast with the kickoff of the 2017 Membership Campaign and guest speaker Mike Plant, President of Development for the Atlanta Braves. Wednesday, March 8: The Georgia Tech Alumni Association’s Alumni Career Fair is a recruiting event exclusively for Georgia Tech Alumni. Whether you are an […]

Weekly Event Calendar: February 20-26, 2017

Tuesday, Feb. 21 – Friday, Feb. 24: Welcome to the International Erosion Control Association’s (IECA) 2017 Environmental Connection Conference. Environmental Connection is IECA’s premier educational event for the erosion, sediment control and stormwater industry. Held in February each year, Environmental Connection combines intense, full and half day training courses with topic-focused technical sessions and the largest expo of […]

Weekly Event Calendar: February 13-19, 2017

Friday, Feb. 17 – Sunday, Feb. 19: Mark your calendars for the Hot Tub and Swim Spa Expo. More details coming soon. Saturday, Feb. 18 – Monday, Feb. 20: Discover the Dinosaurs Unleashed returns this Presidents Day Weekend. Venture back to a time when the dinosaurs roamed the earth at Discover the Dinosaurs UNLEASHED!  Experience up-close […]

Employee Spotlight: Alemneh Teshome

Housekeeping Supervisor Alemneh Teshome literally won the lottery nine years ago when he moved from his native Ethiopia to Marietta, Georgia. He was chosen in the Diversity Visa Lottery, a program in Ethiopia which provides emigration visas to the United States. While the move to Georgia was a dream, Teshome was alone. “When I came, […]

Longtime Trade Show Producer Climbs Mt. Kilimanjaro

For Holly Judge, Vice President of Southeast Pet, the decision to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro was a spontaneous one. “I was walking with a friend one morning, and she mentioned that her husband wanted to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro. I said, ‘If you do it, I’ll do it.’ And that’s how we decided.” Following one year of […]

Weekly Event Calendar: January 30 – February 5, 2017

Thursday, Feb. 2: Transitioning military, veterans, and their spouses can meet with recruiters from dozens of companies at the RecruitMilitary Atlanta Job Fair. Held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m, the job fair is free for attendees. More than 60 companies will be on-hand to recruit. Saturday, Feb. 4: The 13th Annual Black College Expo is back! […]

Weekly Event Calendar: January 23-29, 2017

Wednesday, Jan. 25: The Atlanta Career Expo’s mission is to land new jobs for top Atlanta talent and to provide local companies with a powerful tool to efficiently and quickly fill open positions. Cumulus Atlanta wants to support local businesses as they continue to grow, provide publicity and marketing to local businesses that have created new jobs in […]