TRICIA PRIDEMORE APPOINTED TO COBB-MARETTA COLISEUM & EXHIBIT HALL AUTHORITY

ATLANTA –  The Cobb-Marietta Coliseum & Exhibit Hall Authority has voted unanimously to appoint community volunteer and former marketing technology executive Tricia Pridemore to Post 7. Pridemore will fill the unexpired term of Earl Smith, who retired earlier this year. A Cobb County resident, Pridemore most recently was the Executive Director of the Governor’s Office of […]

COBB GALLERIA CENTRE, COBB ENERGY PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE & ARTSBRIDGE FOUNDATION RELEASE 2015 ANNUAL REPORT

ATLANTA – Cobb Galleria Centre, Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre and ArtsBridge Foundation recently released their joint 2015 Annual Report, which celebrates a year of Exceeding Expectations. Download the report Based on an economic impact study performed by an independent consulting firm, the venues created 1,360 jobs in 2015 and generated approximately $143 million in […]

COBB GALLERIA CENTRE WINS FIRST PLACE AWARD FOR CONVENTION CENTER PROMOTION

Competition Honors Excellence in Exhibition Promotional Materials ATLANTA – For the eighth time, a panel of judges from the largest association of the exhibitions and events industry has awarded first place to the Cobb Galleria Centre in the Art of the Show competition from the International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE). Cobb Galleria Centre’s […]

COBB GALLERIA CENTRE IS HONORED WITH CONVENTIONSOUTH’S ANNUAL READER’S CHOICE AWARD

GULF SHORES, Ala. — It is with honor that the publishers and editors of ConventionSouth, the national multimedia resource for planning events in the South, present Cobb Galleria Centre with a 2015 Readers’ Choice Award. “ConventionSouth readers and fans have voted to decide the best meeting sites in the South, and it is no surprise to us that […]

COBB GALLERIA CENTRE & COBB ENERGY CENTRE RENEW AUDIOVISUAL CONTRACT WITH ONSITE

ATLANTA – The Cobb-Marietta Coliseum & Exhibit Hall Authority is proud to announce the continuation of its relationship with ONsite (formerly Tech Rentals) audiovisual services. ONsite is the recommended in-house audiovisual and service provider at Cobb Galleria Centre and Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre. A full-service audiovisual rental and staging company, ONsite has supported meeting […]

BEST FRIENDS ANIMAL SOCIETY HOSTS SUCCESSFUL CONVENTION AT COBB GALLERIA CENTRE

ATLANTA – The Best Friends National Conference called Cobb Galleria Centre and the Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel home this July for four days of education and networking. Held at the convention center for the first time from July 16-19, 2015, the attendance of 1,500 exceeded organizer expectations and generated over 1,200 room nights. “Hosting the […]

COBB GALLERIA CENTRE & COBB ENERGY CENTRE WIN FINANCIAL REPORTING AWARD

ATLANTA – For the 20th consecutive year, the Cobb-Marietta Coliseum & Exhibit Hall Authority has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA). The Authority, which governs Cobb Galleria Centre, Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre and Galleria Specialty Shops, […]