Attendees at the GNFCC's 40th Annual Chairman's Gala, held Saturday, March 23rd at The St. Regis Atlanta, were given the royal treatment beginning with complimentary valet parking to butler-passed trays of champagne!
The evening's festivities began with the hotel's nightly ritual of sabering a bottle of the Astor family's favorite champagne, and concluded with dancing to the sounds of the Atlanta Soul Band.
Thank you to Title Sponsor Northside Hospital, and to all our sponsors, for making the event a HUGE success!.
Downtown Alpharetta will be alive with excitement on Fri., May 24 as it plays host to the 11Alive morning show. Atlanta's NBC affiliate will broadcast live from 5:00-7:00 am and shine its spotlight on the exciting things going on in the community!
The broadcast will be done from the City parking lot on Old Roswell Street behind Smokejack and Sis and Moon. Parking will be available at the Roswell Street Parking lot located across from La Casa Restaurant (35 Old Roswell Street).
GNFCC Forms Strategic Alliance with RUMC Job Networking Program
The Chamber is partnering with the nationally-acclaimed Roswell United Methodist Church (RUMC) Job Networking Program, a grassroots, volunteer-led program that aims to lower unemployment and match job seekers to openings in North Fulton.
AirWatch to hire up to 800 new employees at Sandy Springs headquarters
Great news for North Fulton! AirWatch to hire up to 800 new employees at Sandy Springs headquarters. Pictured at the Jan. 25th announcement: (from left) Penn Hodge, Ga. Dept. of Economic Development Board; Sam Williams, Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce; Al Nash, Progress Partners North Fulton Atlanta; Alan Dabbiere, AirWatch; Brandon Beach, North Fulton Chamber of Commerce; and Chris Cummiskey, Ga. Dept. of Economic Development.
Women in Business Luncheon a HUGE Success
The GNFCC held the first annual Women in Business luncheon April 24, 2013 at The Metropolitan Club in Alpharetta. This inaugural event celebrated professional women and their incredible contributions to business in North Fulton and the Metro Region.
Featured Speaker: Hala Moddelmog, President of Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc.
Business After Hours in May at AMLI North Point
Thank you to all who joined us in May for Business After Hours, hosted by AMLI North Point! Great networking and great food and drink were enjoyed by all! Several lucky attendees went home with some fabulous door prizes! Thank you, AMLI North Point!
AMLI North Point, 9000 Beaver Creek Road, Alpharetta - 678-270-9990
AirWatch C.O.O. to Deliver E&E Keynote Address
David Dabbiere, Chief Operating Officer of AirWatch, will be the featured speaker at the GNFCC's May Eggs & Enterprise.
Scheduled for Wednesday, May 29th, the event will be held at the Country Club of Roswell.
Make plans to attend and register today! This event will sell out!
Beth Cayce Named Georgia's Small Business Person of the Year
Congratulations to Beth Cayce, GNFCC's 2012 Small Business Person of the Year, on being named Georgia's Small Business Person of the Year for 2013. Cayce is founder and CEO of CaraVita Home Care in Roswell.
Georgia Governor Nathan Deal has proclaimed May 20-24 to be Georgia Small Business Week. For more information on local events and activities go to www.sba.gov/ga.
GNFCC Delegation Meets with Speaker Boehner
Delegates of the North Fulton CID and GNFCC Board met with Congressional leaders in Washington during the Chamber's annual D.C. Fly-in. They were honored by a private meeting with Speaker John Boehner.
Pictured from left: Jeff Petrea, Ga. Power; Mary Harris; Lee Tucker, Mahaffey Pickens Tucker; GNFCC Chairman Brad Beisbier, First Citizens Bank; Speaker John Boehner; GNFCC Pres.Brandon Beach; Kerry Armstrong, Pope & Land; Fulton Co. Commissioner Liz Hausmann; Moses Brown, NFCID Board; Andy Macke, Comcast; & U.S. Congressman Tom Price.