Tuesday Talk: A game-changing year for GWCCA

Tuesday Talk rounds up the latest Georgia World Congress Center Authority (GWCCA) news you might have missed and also points forward to upcoming events on our campus. Game changer – a newly introduced element or factor that changes an existing situation or activity in a significant way. – Merriam-Webster The GWCCA is changing the game … Read More

Kent Kimes December 3,2019

Tuesday Talk: A buzz of a ride, esports champs and holiday celebrations

Tuesday Talk rounds up the latest Georgia World Congress Center Authority (GWCCA) news you might have missed and also points forward to upcoming events on our campus. ICYMI (In Case You Missed It): Bee Downtown founder and CEO Leigh-Kathryn Bonner and the beehives her company provides and maintains on the Authority campus are featured in … Read More

Kent Kimes November 26,2019

Tuesday Talk: T. Swift headlines free Final Four fest at Centennial Olympic Park

Tuesday Talk rounds up the latest Georgia World Congress Center Authority (GWCCA) news you might have missed and also points forward to upcoming events on our campus. ICYMI (In Case You Missed It): Taylor Swift is returning to the GWCCA campus for the third stint in five years as the NCAA announced late last week … Read More

Kent Kimes November 12,2019

unConventional rises like a Phoenix at public relations awards show

You are reading an award-winning blog. No fooling, unConventional, which was launched by the Georgia World Congress Center Authority’s (GWCCA) Marketing and Communications team in March 2018, has won its first industry award. At tonight’s Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Georgia chapter’s annual Phoenix Awards ceremony at Cobb Energy Centre, the GWCCA, along with … Read More

Kent Kimes November 6,2019

Tuesday Talk: A Spectacular return to Centennial Olympic Park

Tuesday Talk rounds up the latest Georgia World Congress Center Authority (GWCCA) news you might have missed and also points forward to upcoming events on our campus. A month shy of the 1-year anniversary of its original installation at Centennial Olympic Park, The Spectacular is back. Removed from the Park in late September for maintenance, … Read More

Kent Kimes November 5,2019

Tuesday Talk: Big rigs, MLS playoffs and Halloween treats

Tuesday Talk rounds up the latest Georgia World Congress Center Authority (GWCCA) news you might have missed and also points forward to upcoming events on our campus. With gleaming new big rigs lined up out front on Andrew Young International Blvd., it can only mean one thing: the North American Commercial Vehicle (NACV) Show is … Read More

Kent Kimes October 29,2019

Tuesday Talk: Centennial Olympic Park amps up holiday programming

Tuesday Talk rounds up the latest Georgia World Congress Center Authority (GWCCA) news you might have missed and also points forward to upcoming events on our campus. Centennial Olympic Park was the world’s gathering spot during the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, and the Park will once again celebrate its global flavor this winter. Two … Read More

Kent Kimes October 15,2019

Tuesday Talk: 5 Questions with GWCCA’s New Director of Convention Sales

Tuesday Talk rounds up the latest Georgia World Congress Center Authority (GWCCA) news you might have missed and also points forward to upcoming events on our campus. Kim Allison’s journey within the hospitality and convention industry has come full circle. The GWCCA’s new senior director of convention sales, Allison previously served as director of sales … Read More

Kent Kimes October 8,2019

Tuesday Talk: Symphonic sounds at Centennial Olympic Park

Tuesday Talk rounds up the latest Georgia World Congress Center Authority (GWCCA) news you might have missed and also points forward to upcoming events on our campus. What could be better than sweet symphonic sounds underneath the stars in the open autumn air of downtown Atlanta’s crown jewel? How about free? The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra … Read More

Kent Kimes September 24,2019

Tuesday Talk: Five Questions with Savannah Convention Center’s tourism icon

Tuesday Talk rounds up the latest Georgia World Congress Center Authority (GWCCA) news you might have missed and also points forward to upcoming events on our campus. SAVANNAH, GA. – Jamie Parks, the Director of Food & Beverage for the Savannah Convention Center (SCC), IS tourism. Parks, the longest-tenured employee at the riverfront facility which … Read More

Kent Kimes September 17,2019

Tuesday Talk: Outlook for meetings and events in Atlanta looks bright in 2020

Tuesday Talk rounds up the latest Georgia World Congress Center Authority (GWCCA) news you might have missed and also points forward to upcoming events on our campus. Atlanta has moved into the Top 10 cities in North America for meetings and events for 2020, according to projections compiled by CWT M&E, the meetings and events … Read More

Kent Kimes September 10,2019

Tuesday Talk: Georgia World Congress Center eyes the 43-year mark

Tuesday Talk rounds up the latest Georgia World Congress Center Authority (GWCCA) news you might have missed and also points forward to upcoming events on our campus. Forty-three years ago this week, what was perceived as a sleepy Southern town took big steps toward attaining its current international profile. At 8 a.m. Sept. 4, 1976 … Read More

Kent Kimes September 3,2019

Tuesday Talk: Levy wants you!

Tuesday Talk rounds up the latest Georgia World Congress Center Authority (GWCCA) news you might have missed and also points forward to upcoming events on our campus. Have culinary and serving skills and looking for a job? Want to please the palates of millions of annual visitors to the No. 1 convention, sports and entertainment … Read More

Kent Kimes August 27,2019

Tuesday Talk: Obama headlines sustainability conference at GWCC

Tuesday Talk rounds up the latest Georgia World Congress Center Authority (GWCCA) news you might have missed and also points forward to upcoming events on our campus. The 44th U.S. President, Barack Obama, will deliver a keynote address in November at the world’s largest LEED Gold certified convention center during the world’s largest gathering of … Read More

Kent Kimes August 20,2019

Are you ready for some football? 2019 season ready to kick off on GWCCA campus

The Georgia World Congress Center Authority’s (GWCCA) Championship Campus featuring Atlanta’s premier pigskin palace is preparing for the annual rites of passage known as football ahead of the Atlanta Falcons home preseason debut on Thursday (Aug. 15).  August will be chock full of hard-hitting gridiron action as Mercedes-Benz Stadium (MBS) begins its third full season. … Read More

Parker Hendricks August 14,2019
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