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May 09, 2018, 08:00 ET New Initiative Will Drive Atlanta's Reputation As The Center For Global Health

Today, the Metro Atlanta Chamber, Georgia Global Health Alliance and Deloitte announced the launch of Global Health ATL as a collaborative initiative ...


Nov 16, 2017, 12:30 ET Metro Atlanta Chamber Announces Big Bets for 2018, Launches New Platform to Attract Next Gen Talent

Today, more than 2,000 leaders gathered on the field of Mercedes-Benz Stadium to hear the Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC) share priorities for driving...


Oct 24, 2017, 10:52 ET Georgia Closing Entry-Level Technology Talent Gap

While job postings requiring bachelor's degrees in computer and information sciences are three times as great as the number of degrees conferred in...


Oct 20, 2017, 09:00 ET How Does the FinTech Capital of the World Stay Ahead of Other Cities? By Leveraging Partnerships and Creating New Ones

As financial technology (FinTech) and financial services (FinServ) leaders travel to Las Vegas for Money20/20, the world's largest payments and...


Feb 10, 2017, 08:10 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...


Oct 04, 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 the ...


Sep 20, 2016, 02:44 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 programs,...


Aug 25, 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...


May 19, 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 downtown ...


May 04, 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...


Oct 01, 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 Ultimate Job...


Apr 23, 2015, 09:07 ET Metro Atlanta Chamber Names 2015 Global Impact Award Winners

Five companies were selected as Atlanta's most notable leaders in international business at the 2015 Global Impact Awards. The Metro Atlanta...


Feb 24, 2015, 11:00 ET February 24th Declared Health IT Day at the Georgia State Capitol

Legislators today announced a resolution declaring February 24th Health IT Day at the Georgia State Capitol to highlight the important contributions...


Nov 20, 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...


Oct 06, 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...


Sep 19, 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 leaders ...


Apr 23, 2014, 06:19 ET Metro Atlanta Chamber names 2014 Global Impact Award winners

Four companies were selected as Atlanta's most notable leaders in international business selected by the Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC) at the 2014...


Dec 04, 2013, 01:30 ET Atlanta's Clean Economy Driving Job Growth

The metro Atlanta region is poised to become a global industry leader in clean technology in several key industry sectors, according to a new clean...


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

The Metro Atlanta Chamber, which represents more than 4,000 member companies that employ nearly one million workers in the region, today announced...


Jun 07, 2013, 04:43 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...


May 29, 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...


May 02, 2013, 04:08 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 thought...


Apr 24, 2013, 03:28 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) as 2013...


Mar 25, 2013, 05:40 ET Metro Atlanta Chamber Honors Organizations, Businesses and Individuals Creating Sustainable Solutions at Inaugural E3 Awards

Eight companies, individuals and organizations that are creating innovative solutions and technological advances in sustainability were honored by...


Feb 25, 2013, 06:29 ET AirWatch Announcement Lifts Atlanta's Technology Industry

The Metro Atlanta Chamber is celebrating a huge win for an Atlanta company and for metro Atlanta's rapidly growing technology industry. Atlanta-based ...