Author Archives: gwcca

July 17

The Authority on Water Conservation

The Georgia World Congress Center and Centennial Olympic Park have been named Top Performers for water conservation by the Atlanta Better Buildings Challenge, another sustainability benchmark for the No. 1 convention, sports and entertainment destination in the world. The GWCC achieved a 41 percent reduction in water use from 2009 to 2016 and COP reduced its water […]

July 12

Be Stewards: Habitat for Humanity

Over the past several weeks, Georgia World Congress Center Authority employees have had the opportunity to build a house in a community on Atlanta’s Westside. GWCCA employees have helped with everything from the actual building of the house to the detailing of the Habitat for Humanity home. Efforts such as these truly support the Authority’s […]

July 10

July Employee Benefits Highlight- Travel Discounts

Summer is officially here… which means it is travel season! Did you know that as a Georgia World Congress Center Authority/State of Georgia employee you are eligible for State employee discounts? Check out the July Employee Benefits Highlight for more information about State of Georgia employee discounts, summer safety travel tips and other employee benefit […]

July 10

Spider-Man @ the GWCCA!

Did you know that portions of “Spider-Man: Homecoming” – which opened with widespread release on Friday – were filmed at the Georgia World Congress Center? This movie opened at #1 in its opening weekend with over $117 million in ticket sales. “Spider-Man: Homecoming” is the latest in a growing series of Marvel movies to film in […]

July 07

GWCCA’s Commitment to Environmental Stewardship

This week, the Georgia World Congress Center Authority made news by being featured on RetrofitMagazine.com. Retrofit aims to provide facility managers, building owners, contractors and others education about and insight into a marketplace that is undergoing a historical change due to a shift in the economy that is forcing our nation and others to navigate away from consumption […]

July 05

Strive for Five!

As discussed last week during Training Day by our Chief Commercial Officer, Joe Bocherer, the Georgia World Congress Center Authority aims to “Strive for Five” in all of our customer service interactions. These comment cards make us steps closer to fulfill our vision to be globally recognized as the #1 convention, sports, and entertainment destination in the […]

June 30

Happy July Birthdays!

Happy Birthday to all of the GWCCA July babies!