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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

March 28, 2017

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The U.S. Census Bureau released 2016 population estimates for the Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) of metro Atlanta last week – revealing a new estimated MSA population of 5,789,700. Atlanta remains the ninth largest metro area in the nation.The U.S. Census Bureau released 2016 population estimates for the Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) of metro Atlanta last week – revealing a new estimated MSA population of 5,789,700. Atlanta remains the ninth largest metro area in the nation.... Read More

March 21, 2017

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Last week, ChooseATL arrived in force at South by Southwest (SXSW) 2017 in Austin, Texas, for the second year in a row. ChooseATL, the movement dedicated to attracting and retaining next gen talent, worked to elevate our region’s careers, community and culture within the tech, film and music industries.... Read More

February 13, 2017

Statement from Metro Atlanta Chamber President and CEO, Hala Moddelmog. ... Read More

February 10, 2017

The Georgia Department of Economic Development and the Metro Atlanta Chamber will leverage the state's position as the nation's largest segment of health information technology companies by sponsoring 13 key thought leaders for a first-of-its-kind speaker series.... Read More

January 19, 2017

The report defines FinTech as “any technology that supports the financial services industry, such as payment processors, credit cards, and debit cards. This technology can also be used with trading stocks and bonds, insurance platforms, Bitcoins, financial data analytics, currency conversion, or mobile commerce. ... Read More

December 7, 2016

The Metro Atlanta Chamber Bioscience and Health IT Leadership Council today announced the winners of the 2016 Phoenix Awards. Presented annually in conjunction with the Health IT Leadership Summit, the awards recognize individuals and companies that have made an outstanding contribution to the growth of the health information technology industry in Georgia.... Read More