Category Archives: Seen & Heard

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 […]

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 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 […]

June 27

Kudos to Mark Zimmerman!

Special recognition goes out to Mark Zimmerman for representing the GWCCA at the Exhibition Services & Contractor’s Association’s 2017 Summer Educational Conference. During the conference, Mark served on a panel along with members of the International Association of Venue Managers about Facility Trends. Thank you for speaking on behalf of all of the great things that are happening […]