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Share Your Vision for the City of Atlanta with City Planners - Attend a Community Meeting

Share Your Vision for the City of Atlanta with City Planners - Attend a Community Meeting

MAKE PLANS TO ATTEND!

The City of Atlanta Office of Planning is working with all citizens, businesses and community groups in the development of the 2011 Comprehensive Development Plan (CDP).  You're invited to attend any of the first round of meetings of the 2011 CDP to share your vision for Atlanta and to discuss issues and opportunities, as we work to develop a blueprint for city growth and development. Community meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. and end at 8:30 p.m. and meeting dates are as follows:

  • Feb. 3, 2011 - Adamsville Recreation Center, 365 Cleveland Ave., SE
  • Feb. 7, 2011 - Hillside Facility, 1301 Monroe Drive, NE
  • Feb. 10, 2011 - Martha Brown UMC, 468 Moreland Ave.
  • Feb. 15, 2011 - Trinity Presbyterian Church, 3003 Howell Mill Rd., NW, Room B-110
  • Feb. 17, 2011 - Mt.

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Inaugural Symphony Gala Featuring Chris Botti And Band

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Inaugural Symphony Gala Featuring Chris Botti And Band

On February 4, 2011 at 7:00 p.m, the swinging sounds of jazz will be in the air at the inaugural Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Gala. The Gala will be held at the InterContinental Hotel Buckhead in Atlanta. The evening will include an intimate performance by jazz trumpeter Chris Botti and his band. Proceeds will benefit the Atlanta Symphony Youth Orchestra (ASYO), which is an integral member of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra family and a vigorous part of the cultural fabric of the Atlanta community.

Patron guests will begin their evening at 7:00 p.m. with a pre-concert cocktail reception, including a signature cocktail, passed hors d'oeuvres, and the opportunity to enjoy an exclusive meet and greet with acclaimed jazz trumpeter Chris Botti.

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China/US Business Forum & Reception Jan. 28th

China/US Business Forum & Reception Jan. 28th

The World Trade Center Atlanta in conjunction with the Association of Chinese Professionals & Georgia State University Confucius Institute is hosting the “China/US Business Forum & Reception” on Friday, January 28th.  Join Executives from the US Department of Commerce, US Chamber of Commerce and China Research Center as we showcase best practices for conducting business with China.  The Business Forum is from 2:00 – 5:00 pm with keynote speech from Tiger Wu – China Construction America followed by a panel with international business leaders.  The networking reception is from 5:30 pm until 8:00 pm and features drinks, Chinese buffet and live entertainment. Enter to win door prizes.

Hispanic Professional Social at Coast Seafood and Raw Bar, January 20th

Hispanic Professional Social at Coast Seafood and Raw Bar, January 20th

This months, Hispanic Professional Social will be hosted at Coast Seafood and Raw Bar on Thursday, January 20th from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. The organization invites all Hispanic/Latin Professionals and their respective organizations or any other professional that wants to partake in an after work “kick back” of sorts, complete with Latin jazz, salsa and stimulating international rhythms.

Admission to the social is free with a business card. All who bring business cards will be entered into a drawing to win prizes-certificates to multiple restaurants and events.

Coast Seafood and Raw Bar is located at 11 West Paces Road, Northwest in Atlanta.

Atlanta Designers Give Up the "Goods" on Designing a World Class Blog!

Atlanta Designers Give Up the "Goods" on Designing a World Class Blog!

Unemployment rates may have increased but the unemployed have gotten savvy by creating their own destiny by blogging. Blogging has been identified as the number one source of brand recognition over contemporary advertisement!

Learn how to blog with purpose and clarity and most of all get seen!  Claire Watkins of High Gloss Blue and Erika Ward of BluLabel Bungalow have joined together to offer a 1 Day Blogging Workshop, called Blogging by Design! There’s something for everyone.

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Bridalpalooza: an exclusive bridal tour

Bridalpalooza: an exclusive bridal tour

Bridalpalooza is back! Bridalpalooza is NOT a bridal show yet an exclusive bridal tour showcasing the best in traditional and non-traditional venues as well as fascinating wedding tastemakers in a particular city. Planning for a wedding can be stressful and if couples are not in tune with what their city has to offer, then they should purchase tickets for Bridalpalooza Sunday January 16, 2011.

Brialpalooza begins promptly at 8:30am and chauffeur couples around town to see fabulous spaces transformed into dynamic themed reception replica's, taste delectable foods, smell the aroma of freshly cut floral designs and touch each display made specifically for them. The tour is designed to be small in numbers to fully engage the couples as they find the right vendor for their special occasion.

The evening winds down with a bridal mixer designed to better understand each couples individual needs!

NBA Hall of Famer Dominique Wilkins “Salute the Legend” Weekend Raises Awareness for Diabetes

NBA Hall of Famer Dominique Wilkins “Salute the Legend” Weekend Raises Awareness for Diabetes

Atlanta, GA--  NBA HALL OF FAMER DOMINIQUE WILKINS hosts a star studded weekend January 13-15, 2011 to celebrate his birthday (01.12) while raising awareness and proceeds for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

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