SWEA Atlanta’s Christmas Market

On Saturday, November 19, 2016, SWEA Atlanta organized a traditional Swedish Christmas Market which brought together the entire Swedish-American community of Georgia. Don’t miss the annual Swedish Lucia Concert on Sunday, December 11, 2016, at 6:00 p.m., at The Winters Chapel United Methodist Church. Read more about it here.  

Company Tour at Regal Lager

  On Thursday, November 17, 2016, The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce Georgia organized a company tour at one of our corporate members, Swedish Atlanta-based company Regal Lager. Founded in 1991 by husband and wife Bengt Lager (former Swedish Olympics athlete in modern pentathlete) and Luanne Whiting-Lager, they truly are a family business, not only in the…

Meet Emily Tepe – aka IVA – SACC-Georgia’s Lucia 2016!

Emily Tepe – aka IVA, is SACC-Georgia’s Lucia 2016! This will be her third year in a row to take on the stage as our Lucia Performer at our traditional Lucia Gala. Read more about her here or have a look at her website. In 2015, she was appointed Swedish-American of the Year by the Vasa Order…

Pictures from SACC-Georgia’s Wine-Working!

On Wednesday November 9, 2016, SACC-Georgia held a Wine-Working Event at Brookhaven Wines. The evening consisted of a wine tasting during social and business networking among members and friends of the Swedish-American community in Atlanta. Host Brandon Tai guided us through a selection of wines from both the “old and new world”, while we had…