Category Archives: Seen & Heard

February 26

GWCCA in the News

Recently, the Georgia World Congress Center Authority was featured in BizTech Magazine highlighting the significant wireless improvements made around the GWCC. As discussed in previous State of the Authority events and last year’s Training Day, creating a memorable customer experience is one of the many ways to Strive for 5! Thank you to CCLD for leading […]

February 15

February Updates from SITCC

2018 is off to a great start for the Savannah International Trade & Convention Center. Here are some of the key employee updates from SITCC: Tavares Barnett’s drive and work ethic are not only noticed by his managers but also by his peers. Barnett sets a shining example of what it means to be a […]

January 26

GWCC Honored with ConventionSouth Award

Congratulations to the Georgia World Congress Center once again! The readers of ConventionSouth, one of the top trade magazines for the hospitality/tourism industry, has awarded the GWCC its 2017 Readers’ Choice Award.  The Readers’ Choice Award is voted on by meeting planners for venues that exhibit excellence, creativity, and professionalism in the meeting and conventions industry. This […]

December 11

Guest Services New Look

Have you spotted the Guest Services team’s updated uniforms? Last week, the gold uniforms were officially retired and replaced with vibrant red attire!  The Guest Services team will also have a new look with suit jackets and exterior winter coats once they are delivered. When you see the team in the concourses, be sure to […]

October 31

WSB-TV/GWCCA Partnership for Georgia Dome Implosion

The GWCCA has partnered with WSB-TV for a live viewing of the Georgia Dome’s implosion on Monday, November 20th at 7:30 a.m. Please see the official announcement below.   GWCCA Partners with WSB-TV for Live Broadcast of Georgia Dome Implosion ATLANTA –  (October 31, 2017) In response to an outpouring of interest from around the […]

October 30

Georgia is #1 for Business!

Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that Georgia has been named the No. 1 state in the nation in which to do business for the fifth consecutive year by Site Selection, a leading economic development trade magazine. According to Site Selection, Georgia is the first state to hold this ranking for five consecutive years under the […]

October 19

GWCCA in the Community: Adeola Sokunbi

Adeola Sokunbi, the GWCCA’s Sales and Service Manager, recently served as a guest lecturer for a Hospitality Management class at Georgia State University. As a GSU Alum, Adeola was asked to speak by her former professor, Paul Breslin. During the class, Adeola spent time discussing real-world examples on vocabulary terms as well as explained different […]