GNFCC Events and Programs


annual Chairman’s Gala

This event is a fun, festive black-tie optional event that highlights the achievements of the prior year and sets the agenda for the New Year.  It’s a night of good food, great entertainment, dancing, and camaraderie with your Chamber colleagues. The 42nd Annual Chairman's Gala was held on Saturday, April 18, 2015 at The Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead. Contact dryals [at] gnfcc [dot] com (Debbie Ryals) for more details on the 2016 event. Photos from the 2015 event coming soon. Click here for highlights of the GNFCC's 41st Annual Chairman's Gala, held April 26, 2014 at The St. Regis Atlanta.

GNFCC Golf classic

Held each fall, the Chamber’s Annual Golf Classic is just that… a classic.  Always a sell-out, the tournament is held at one of the many prestigious golf courses in North Fulton and brings together more than 140 Chamber members and special invited guests for a day of fun and golf competition. For information on the 2015 tourney, scheduled for Monday, September 28 at The Golf Club of Georgia, click HERE to download Sponsor and Player info With questions, contact dryals [at] gnfcc [dot] com (Debbie Ryals) at 678-397-0556. Team photos from the 2014 event, held on Monday, October 27, 2014 at The Golf Club of Georgia, are available here.

North Fulton Business Expo

Held each Spring in March, this annual all-day event features over 80+ exhibitors and over a thousand attendees. The Expo offers an excellent opportunity to bring companies together to build relationships and showcase those businesses. Educational seminars are conducted throughout the day.  Food is provided by our restaurants and caterers. The 2015 event, held March 27 at the Alpharetta Marriott, was a tremendous success! Contact kplotkin [at] gnfcc [dot] com (Kendra Plotkin) for information on the 2016 Expo. Click here for highlights from the 2015 event.

Leadership North Fulton

This program is sponsored by the Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce.  Leadership North Fulton identifies and develops leaders by promoting community awareness, instilling civic responsibility and building relationships.  This leadership program selects individuals from businesses and organizations operating in the North Fulton area to provide a challenging environment that develops their leadership efforts. Contact kplotkin [at] gnfcc [dot] com (Kendra Plotkin) for more information.

Eggs & Enterprise Breakfast

Monthly breakfast sessions feature distinguished keynote speakers with timely topics and issues facing the region.  From education to economic development, to public policy and political advocacy, this is the place to be to stay on top of the issues and meet the leaders making the decisions, and at the same time, make valuable contacts. Check the GNFCC Calendar of Events for dates and locations. With questions, contact dryals [at] gnfcc [dot] com (Debbie Ryals.)

PROAlliance Networking Group

This networking group meets every Wednesday at 7:30am in the Chamber offices. Join us for networking in small groups and be prepared to give a 30-second overview of your business. Great way to make new business contacts!

Business After Hours

An informal and fun networking opportunity in a relaxed setting hosted by GNFCC members in their place of business.  Locations include some of the hottest restaurants and entertainment venues across greater North Fulton. These events are typically held the second Thursday of each month. Check the GNFCC Calendar of Events for dates and locations. With questions, contact dryals [at] gnfcc [dot] com (Debbie Ryals.)

Chamber 101

Held the second Tuesday of each month, this one-hour session gives new members, existing members who are new to their company, or potential members, an introduction to the Chamber and gives an overview of the many services, programs, and benefits of Chamber membership. Make the most your membership in the Greater North Fulton Chamber and attend this free event! With questions, contact dlanham [at] gnfcc [dot] com (Deborah Lanham).

EXECUTIVE Lunch Connection

Monthly networking and interactive workshops with educational speakers on timely topics of interest to you and your business.  These events are guaranteed to give you knowledge and business leads that you can use.  Excellent opportunity to network and gain exposure for your company. For more information, contact dlanham [at] gnfcc [dot] com (Deborah Lanham).

TAG North Metro

The North Fulton & Gwinnett Chambers of Commerce have joined forces with the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) to offer this monthly series. This initiative was motivated by the desire of these three organizations to work collaboratively to provide a venue in the North Metro area for persons in the technology industry to network and learn about timely topics.  The TAG North Metro luncheon is held monthly at Pampas Steakhouse in Alpharetta and as a member of GNFCC you are admitted at the TAG member rate.

TAG North fulton

The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) & The Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce have joined forces to offer another monthly series, this time, under the banner of “TAG North Fulton.” The motivation behind the initiative was TAG’s growing membership northeast of Atlanta and the desire of our two organizations to work collaboratively to deliver content to the north metro region. These events offer a uniquely intimate setting to network and learn from some of the region’s most influential and strategic thinkers. The TAG North Fulton luncheon is held monthly at Stoney River Steakhouse in Roswell. Members of GNFCC are admitted at the TAG member rate.

Young Business professionals (YBp)

Quarterly informal networking opportunity for young professionals or anyone new to their career field, offering an opportunity to network with peers. Connect with the GNFCC YBP here.

Small Business Consulting

Through a special partnership with the Small Business Development Center of GSU, members can access free, confidential services from a professional business consultant.  Help develop and update your business plan, identify sources of capital, analyze financial statements, develop marketing strategies and design and conduct market research at no cost.  Appointment required.

Upcoming Events
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Join us every Wednesday for early morning networking! ProAlliance meets each week at the GNFCC...