Around the Authority
   

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

by Kent Kimes
October 15,2019
Sustainability
   

GWCCA recycling and waste diversion: One event’s trash is another organization’s treasure

The Georgia World Congress Center Authority’s (GWCCA) downtown Atlanta campus hosts hundreds of events each year. From top trade shows and conventions to major sporting events to outdoor music festivals, the GWCCA hosts it all. But what happens to the trash after these mega-events end? Many people don’t think about this. To put on a sizeable trade … Read More

by Melanie Vaughn
October 10,2019
Around the Authority
   

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

by Kent Kimes
October 8,2019
Around the Authority
   
Guest Experience
   

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

by Kent Kimes
September 24,2019
Guest Experience
   
Sustainability
   

National Indoor Plant Week: Meet the GWCCA’s Plant Lady

Around the corridors, office spaces and massive concourses inside the facilities that make up the Georgia World Congress Center Authority’s (GWCCA) downtown Atlanta complex, Mashid Irvani is widely known as “The Plant Lady.” Irvani, an interior plant specialist for The Garden Design Group, is, in fact, THE Plant Lady, by trade and in spirit. In … Read More

by Kent Kimes
September 20,2019
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