Trainee to Wackes in Atlanta

Wackes in Atlanta are looking for a new Account Support/Sales Admin Intern. About Wackes: Wackes creates business opportunities through promotional products that excite clients and employees. For our partners, this means stronger brands. About 67 professionals now work at Wackes’ offices in Sweden, France, Norway, USA, Hong Kong and China. Wackes is ISO-9001/14001 certified and subscribes…

Happy Hour together with DACC at Fado Irish Pub

The first Wednesday every month SACC-Georgia together with DACC invites our members, friends and contacts to join us for an informal Happy Hour event at Fado Irish Pub. Yesterday, April 2nd, the weather finally decided to cooperate with us, and we got to enjoy the beautiful weather at Fado’s rooftop patio together with a great…

March 6th:TTIP Evening Reception with EU Trade Commissioner

Commissioner Karel De Gucht heads the European Union’s Trade Agency and as the EU’s Chief Negotiator is leading negotiations on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership with the US Government. He is visiting Atlanta to promote the TTIP and raise awareness of its possible benefi ts to the Georgia and Southern US economy. Commissioner De Gucht was previously…

March 5th: Happy Hour together with DACC

The tradition continues.. Come and join us for an informal Happy Hour together with our Nordic neighbor, Danish-American Chamber of Commerce. Food and drinks are at your own expense but special arrangement with Fado’s allows us to purchase selected appetizers for $4 before 8pm. We hope to see you there!

March 10: Keys to Georgia’s Employment Future

New jobs stimulate economic growth, but in an uncertain economy, where will they come from?  And how does Georgia stack up with other states? Join us for an exciting discussion on job creation in Georgia, featuring perspectives from both ends of the spectrum: entrepreneurship and corporate recruitment/retention. Meet representatives from Georgia Tech Entrepreneurial Ecosystems and Georgia Power Economic Development to hear how…

SACC-Georgia is participating in the 2014 Georgia Logistics Summit

SACC-Georgia is participating in the 2014 Georgia Logistics Summit On March 18 & 19 2014, the State of Georgia will hold its Sixth Annual Georgia Logistics Summit hosted by the Center of Innovation for Logistics. The Summit has become one of the largest logistics events in the country, and grows in attendance every year, hosting 2,000 attendees from 30…

Save the date for SACC-Georgia Member Appreciation Day

Mark your calendar for the 26th of March; we’re arranging a Member Appreciation Day for both members and non-members. This will be the perfect opportunity to network and connect with people doing business in the state of Georgia, but also with SACC-Georgia’s board members who will be attending the event as well. Don’t miss out! 

Sweden Appoints New Honorary Consul for Georgia

Excerpt from the article in Global Atlanta “Mikael Norin, a strategy consultant and executive who moved to Atlanta in 2007, received his appointment from Swedish Ambassador Björn Lyrvall Jan. 16 in Washington. Until the State Department gives its final nod, Mr. Norin is officially considered an honorary-consul designate. “It is an honor, definitely, and as I said, I saw it…

New interns at SACC-Georgia

We would like to welcome our two new interns at SACC-Georgia; Ulrika Bjorck & Ozer Kocdemir. Ozer joined us in the end of october and he is working as our Business Development coordinator. Ulrika arrived to Atlanta in the end of January and she is our new Marketing & Event coordinator. Feel free to contact…