SACC-USA Scholarships for American students

This year SACC-USA is supporting a scholarship for American students to study International business management in Sweden. SACC-USA is pleased to announce the Linnaeus/AIFM Swedish Scholarship: One year Master Program in International Business Strategy at Linnaeus University. Free tuition. Internship with AIF Management AB, in parallel with studies September 2017 to June 2018 Location: Kalmar,…

Pictures from “Welcome to 2017 Mingle”

SACC-GA would like to thank everyone who attended our “Welcome to 2017 Mingle”, February 7, 2017. With roughly 50 attendees, we enjoyed great networking, drinks and hors d’oeuvres, with a beautiful view over downtown Atlanta from the Arnall Golden Gregory headquarter – Thank you our corporate member Arnall Golden Gregory for making it possible! We…

SACC-Georgia’s 31st Annual Lucia Gala featured in Global Atlanta

SACC-Georgia’s 31st Annual Lucia Gala was featured in Global Atlanta. Trevor Williams wrote an insightful and pleasant article about the Gala and the Swedish Lucia tradition. Thank you! Click on the link to read the article in full. Atlanta’s Swedes Celebrate Annual Lucia Gala in Style

Qmatic Interview

Interview with Jeff Green, President at Qmatic Corporation US Qmatic is a company that bridge the online and physical world with smart technology solutions. They would love to help to further bridge Sweden with Georgia. It is a Swedish company with offices in both Atlanta, Georgia and Mölndal, Sweden. Jeff Green directs Qmatic U.S. He…

Pictures from SACC-Georgia’s 31st Annual Lucia Gala

Pictures from The Swedish-American Chamber of Commcerce Georgia’s 31st Annual Lucia Gala which was held on December 17, 2016, at Druid Hills Golf Club. Special thanks to our photographer Randy McDow for these beautiful pictures. Thank you all for celebrating our Swedish cultural traditions with us here in Atlanta. We hope you enjoyed the evening as…

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…