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 […]

Event Spotlight: Face &Body Southeast Conference and Expo

Face & Body®, presented by trade publication Skin Inc. magazine and produced by Allured Business Media, recently made its Atlanta debut with a show at the Cobb Galleria Centre October 15-17, 2016. Face & Body® strives to provide the highest quality education in the industry, which skin care, spa and wellness professionals can immediately implement […]

Event Spotlight: The Fall Atlanta Home Show

The 33rd Annual Fall Atlanta Home Show and Outdoor Living Expo will open its doors Friday-Sunday, Sept. 9-11 at the Cobb Galleria Centre.  Over 300 exhibitors will showcase some of the newest and most innovative interior and exterior home improvement products and services, along with a special collection of garden design ideas, tools, hardscapes, outdoor […]

Event Spotlight: Georgia Bridal Show

Bring the wedding of your dreams to life! Since 1990, the Georgia Bridal Show has brought brides in the South premiere access to everything wedding. Whether you are polishing those last touches or just starting an inspiration board, the Georgia Bridal Show is here to ignite your inner event planner. Photographers, catering, gowns, entertainment, and great ideas […]

Event Spotlight: 2016 Blood Cancer Conference

This weekend the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is presenting the 2016 Blood Cancer Conference at the Cobb Galleria Centre. Since 1946, LLS has been establishing a community of patients, caregivers, and researchers to spread wisdom and bring about change. As the world’s largest voluntary health agency dedicated to blood cancer, the organization prides itself on being a […]

Event Spotlight: International Babywearing Conference

“Wear Together, Grow Together” This weekend the International Babywearing Conference will be at Cobb Galleria Centre for a community of babywearing enthusiasts, educators, manufacturers, professionals, and more! Included on the agenda are seminars where attendees can expand their babywearing knowledge, as well as sharing, swapping, shopping, and crafting with other expo members. Learn “Advanced Back […]


GACTE, the Georgia Association for Career and Technical Education, is kicking off its 69th Summer Leadership Conference July 10-12 at Cobb Galleria Centre and the Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel. The statewide conference provides premiere development opportunities for career, technical, and agricultural education professionals. Matthew Gambill is the Executive Director for GACTE. He estimates 2,400 people […]

Event Spotlight: Dinner for Divas

Dinner for Divas is a national movement honoring remarkable women and young girls (age 13+) who have been victims of domestic violence and are transitioning from battered women’s and children’s shelters. Created by Alma G. Davis, Founder & CEO of AIM for Youth, the event honors a minimum of 150 survivors in each city in which the […]

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 […]

Event Spotlight: Atlanta Apartment Association

When the Cobb Galleria Centre was nothing more than artist renderings and a concrete slab, the Atlanta Apartment Association (AAA) was the very first client to sign a contract to host events at the now 22-year-old convention center. “This is our favorite story,” said Russ Webb, vice president of Atlanta and Georgia Apartment Associations. “We […]