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May 16, 2017

Startup Week came to Atlanta for a five-day celebration of our city’s entrepreneurial identity. From May 8 to May 12, hundreds of leading figures in the business community met for a series of events and activations showcasing the innovative products and services being created by our varied companies. The Metro Atlanta Chamber’s Innovation team supports Startup Week by helping to promote and leverage activity within the region. See below for a recap of supported events throughout Startup Week:... Read More

May 15, 2017

Here at the Chamber, we believe Atlanta is truly one of the most diverse and amazing cities in Georgia and in the world. We are proud to partner with 11Alive to share our region’s story. ... Read More

May 9, 2017

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By Dr. Valerie Montgomery Rice, President and Dean, Morehouse School of Medicine... Read More

May 4, 2017

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We spoke with the 2017 Global Impact Awards winners to get a better idea of how they are leading the way on a global scale.... Read More

May 2, 2017

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By Patrick Adcock Last week, ATLeaders – the Metro Atlanta Chamber’s council of young business professionals – hosted their Direct from the Source event highlighting the importance of diversity and inclusion in leadership and the workforce today.... Read More

April 26, 2017

The Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC) today announced updated plans for leadership in 2018 and 2019. Russell Stokes, president and chief executive officer, GE Energy Connections will chair the organization’s board in 2018 and David Abney, chairman and chief executive officer, UPS will chair the organization’s board in 2019.... Read More

April 26, 2017

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By Patrick Adcock Metro Atlanta leadership announced the launch of the 2017 Atlanta Metro Export Challenge – a grant program targeting local companies with innovative export strategies. JPMorgan Chase provided $100,000 toward the renewal of the program, and this year they are joined by UPS and Partnership Gwinnett.... Read More

April 20, 2017

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Metro Atlanta’s leadership announced the launch of the 2017 Metro Export Challenge, a grant program targeting local companies with innovative export strategies. Atlanta MEC is one of the key components of the Atlanta Metro Export Plan, an initiative created to drive economic growth in the region and produce quality jobs through exports.... Read More

April 19, 2017

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The Metro Atlanta Chamber’s Global Commerce Council announced the winners for the eighth annual Global Impact Awards. The annual Global Impact Awards honor international business excellence, innovation and leadership. They also shine a light on the region’s extensive international business ecosystem, including foreign direct investment and exports.... Read More

April 18, 2017

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By Katie Kirkpatrick, MAC Chief Policy Officer ... Read More

April 18, 2017

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Today civic, business and education leaders from across metro Atlanta launched, Learn4Life, an organization to align educational efforts and resources to ensure success for every child across five counties and eight school districts in the region.... Read More

April 11, 2017

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The Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC) will be hosting the first ATL Tour, meant to shine a light on Atlanta’s healthcare ecosystem and diversity in technology from April 26 through April 28. Leading figures from Silicon Valley’s companies will be introduced to some of the most-recognizable and successful Atlanta brands in our metro region to foster partnerships and collaboration.... Read More

March 31, 2017

Resources for metro Atlanta commuters.... Read More