Category Archives: Seen & Heard

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 […]

October 04

Congratulations Tim!

The Atlanta E3 Awards, annually hosted by the Metro Atlanta Chamber, recognizes companies, organizations and individuals working to conserve metro Atlanta’s natural resources, develop clean technologies to enhance our economy and environment, support sustainable projects and initiatives and to collaborate on solutions through university connections, marketing and education This morning, Tim Trefzer, the GWCCA’s Corporate […]

September 20

Campus projects update

Surely you’ve seen many of the “Pardon Our Progress” and “Pardon Our Dust” signs posted across the Authority campus. As our facilities continue to evolve and/or receive upgrades, here is a Catalyst update on a few of the many projects going on across our campus.  Terrazzo: The installation of this elegant, yet hard and durable surface that’s […]

September 05

Authority Welcomes New Director of Vendor Management

  Gregory Bryant joins the Authority today as the new Director of Vendor Management, rounding out the organization’s commercial team leadership.  Bryant, who most recently served as director of campus services at Clark Atlanta University, is responsible for generating new revenue streams and new products while also coordinating and developing GWCCA partner revenue streams to […]

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 […]