Category Archives: Recognition

September 01

You’re Invited to a Retirement Celebration for Lt. Snow!

Please join us for a Retirement Celebration for Lt. Kenneth Snow as we celebrate over 20 years of faithful service to the Georgia World Congress Center Authority. Lt. Snow’s retirement celebration is TODAY, Friday, September 1, 2017 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm in Meeting Room B206.  Light food and refreshments will be served. Come […]

August 29

Strive for 5: Chick-fil-A Field Day!

Last Thursday, Chick-fil-A hosted its Employee Field Day event at the Georgia World Congress Center Authority. Kudos to everyone for a job well done and creating an exceptional customer experience… this event was truly a team lift and shows how to #BeOne! See the email below from Chick-fil-A praising the efforts of our team! Where […]

August 28

Being Number 1… #TheAuthority

In case you missed it, the Georgia World Congress Center recently was named an IAVM Venue Excellence Award winner. Check out this video highlighting a few of our many great accomplishments as a team! #BeOne This award is just one of the many reasons why we are the #1 convention, sports, and entertainment destination in […]

August 09

And the winner is… the Georgia World Congress Center!

The Georgia World Congress Center has been globally recognized as a leader in the venue industry by winning the prestigious IAVM 2017 Venue Excellence Award for Convention Centers. Thank you to our employees, customers, and stakeholders for making us #1! View the official press release about our win here:  

August 03

A Thank You From School Nutrition Association

Known as the “School Nutrition Event of the Year,” SNA’s Annual National Conference was held July 9-12, 2017, at the Georgia World Congress Center. It was a true Be One effort to successfully host this event with over 6000 attendees! Below is a letter from the Chief Executive Officer of School Nutrition Association, Patricia Montague, […]

July 28


    Savannah International Trade & Convention Center Receives LEED Gold Certification   The Savannah International Trade & Convention Center (SITCC) has been awarded LEED Gold certification for Existing Buildings by the U.S. Green Building Council, making it the first convention center in Georgia to obtain this certification. LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) […]

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 […]