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10 Feb, 2017, 09:10 ET Georgia Thought Leaders Bring First-Of-Its-Kind Speaker Series To HIMSS17

The Georgia Department of Economic Development and the Metro Atlanta Chamber will leverage the state's position as the nation's largest segment of...


04 Oct, 2016, 10:00 ET MAC Congratulates the 2016 Atlanta E3 Awards Winners

The Metro Atlanta Chamber announced the winners of the 2016 Atlanta E3 Awards during a breakfast event at the Ritz-Carlton Atlanta today. This is...


20 Sep, 2016, 14:44 ET Top Three Winners Announced in 2016 Atlanta Metro Export Challenge

The 2016 Atlanta Metro Export Challenge, a JPMorgan Chase-powered grant program created to help businesses begin or expand their exporting...


25 Aug, 2016, 08:00 ET The Atlanta Metro Export Challenge Selects Top Five Finalists

The five finalists for the 2016 Atlanta Metro Export Challenge were announced today as part of the JPMorgan Chase-powered grant program designed to...


19 May, 2016, 11:00 ET Metro Atlanta Chamber Announces Upcoming Move to 191 Peachtree Tower

 The Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC) today announced plans to relocate from its current home in Centennial Olympic Park to 191 Peachtree Tower in...


04 May, 2016, 09:00 ET Metro Atlanta Chamber and GSMA Introduce New GSMA Mobility Live! -North America Conference

The Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC), in partnership with the GSMA, the global mobile industry association, today announced they have joined forces to...


01 Oct, 2015, 08:00 ET ChooseATL Campaign Hosts Ultimate Job Interview Contest To Launch Careers

 ChooseATL, a regional marketing campaign focused on talent attraction and retention, recently announced its newest initiative – The...


20 Nov, 2014, 09:52 ET MAC Honors Health IT Leaders with Phoenix Awards

The Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC), in conjunction with the Health IT Leadership Summit, selected four of the region's most innovative health IT...


06 Oct, 2014, 11:24 ET GSMA Honors Metro Atlanta Chamber Mobility Task Force with Smart City Initiative Award

The Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC) Mobility Task Force was honored with a Smart City Initiative Award during the first-ever GSMA Mobile 360-North...


19 Sep, 2014, 09:55 ET Metro Atlanta Chamber Announces Lineup for 2014 Mobility LIVE, a National Mobility Event Highlighting Mobile Strategies and Innovation

The Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC) announces the lineup for the 2014 Mobility LIVE conference, a national event that brings together key thought...


04 Dec, 2013, 13:30 ET Atlanta's Clean Economy Driving Job Growth

Report highlights region's job creation strengths in top clean tech sectors The metro Atlanta region is poised to become a global industry...


21 Nov, 2013, 09:47 ET Metro Atlanta Chamber names Hala Moddelmog President

Gellerstedt and Wood named 2015 and 2016 MAC Chairs-Elect  The Metro Atlanta Chamber, which represents more than 4,000 member companies...


07 Jun, 2013, 16:43 ET Metro Atlanta Chamber Recognizes Four Atlanta Entrepreneurs at the 27th Annual Business Person of the Year Awards

 Four local entrepreneurs were honored for their innovation, leadership and success in business at the Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC) and Atlanta...


29 May, 2013, 10:55 ET Metro Atlanta Chamber Receives National Economic Development Award

 The Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC) has been designated as one of the top 10 economic development organizations in the nation, according to Site...


02 May, 2013, 16:08 ET Metro Atlanta Chamber and Syracuse University Host Professor Carl Schramm and Thought Leaders to Discuss How Entrepreneurs Grow the Economy

 Former president & CEO of the Kauffman Foundation and University Professor at Syracuse University Carl J. Schramm joined a panel of local...


24 Apr, 2013, 15:28 ET Metro Atlanta Chamber Honors Global Business Excellence, International Business Leaders at 2013 Global Impact Awards

 Four of Atlanta's most notable leaders in international business and global operations have been selected by the Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC)...


25 Mar, 2013, 17:40 ET Metro Atlanta Chamber Honors Organizations, Businesses and Individuals Creating Sustainable Solutions at Inaugural E3 Awards

Awards represent innovation in building, water conservation, supply chain and urban renewal  Eight companies, individuals and...


25 Feb, 2013, 18:29 ET AirWatch Announcement Lifts Atlanta's Technology Industry

MAC applauds AirWatch funding round as key indicator of Mobility strengths The Metro Atlanta Chamber is celebrating a huge win for an...


07 Dec, 2011, 15:03 ET MAC Assesses Metro Atlanta's Technology Workforce Gap

How do we create a work ready future? Technology and education experts participated in a forum on workforce development today held at the...


17 Nov, 2011, 14:39 ET MAC Identifies New Area of Job Opportunities

Metro Atlanta is a leader in clean tech jobs The Sustainable Economic Growth Initiative (SEGI), led by the Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC),...


25 May, 2010, 11:44 ET Georgia Leads the Nation in Comprehensive School Board Reform

New School Board Legislation A National Model – Today Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue signed into law landmark legislation that gives Georgia the...