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

Tuesday Talk: GWCC expansion update; Tour Championship parking

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 Georgia World Congress Center’s (GWCC) $55 million expansion project is charging toward a December completion date and the new exhibit hall continues to be a hub of … Read More

Kent Kimes August 13,2019

Fire Safety With a Smile: Meet GWCCA’s Campus Safety Officer

As Fire-Rescue International, the International Association of Fire Chief’s (IAFC) Conference & Expo, convenes this week and weekend (Aug. 7-10) at the Georgia World Congress Center (GWCC), it marks Matthew Shannon’s third involvement with the event that brings approximately 12,000 first responder professionals to town. Only this time, Shannon, who began his fire safety career … Read More

Kent Kimes August 8,2019

Tuesday Talk: Single-day OMF tickets; GWCCA’s economic impact and more

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. For a limited time, single-day tickets for ONE Music Fest (OMF) – set for Sept. 7-8 at Centennial Olympic Park – are available. The locally-produced music festival is … Read More

Kent Kimes August 6,2019

Tuesday Talk: Free College Football Hall of Fame admission in August

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. America’s most-beloved amateur sport is marking a century-and-a-half in existence and where better to celebrate than the epicenter of college football – the GWCCA campus? Starting Thursday (Aug. … Read More

Kent Kimes July 30,2019

Tuesday Talk: GWCC tops destination list; More sports and graduations on tap

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. Motorcoach service GOGO Charters recently sifted through its database and ranked its most popular group activities of 2018, and the Georgia World Congress Center (GWCC) came out on … Read More

Kent Kimes July 23,2019

Tuesday Talk: Best Buy joins GWCC kiosk lineup

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 new Best Buy kiosk has joined the Georgia World Congress Center’s (GWCC) lineup of self-service vending outlets, offering personal electronic devices and accessories. The Best Buy machine … Read More

Kent Kimes July 16,2019

Atlanta Comic Con has GWCCA team dreaming of superpowers

With Atlanta Comic Con back again at the Georgia World Congress Center today (July 12) through Sunday (July 14) we asked Georgia World Congress Center Authority (GWCCA) team members the million-dollar question: if you had a superpower, what would it be, and why? Clarke Kelly, GWCCA Event Coordinator for Atlanta Comic Con kicks off this … Read More

Ikram Omar July 12,2019
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