December 14th: SACC-Georgia Annual Lucia Gala 2013

Renowned singer Emily Samson Tepe (aka IVA) performed at The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce – Georgia’s 28th Annual Lucia Gala The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce, Georgia held its 28th annual Lucia Gala on Saturday, December 14, at the Biltmore Ballroom in Midtown Atlanta. The signature event for the Swedish community, the gala celebrates the ancient tradition of Saint Lucia. The custom originates from Syracuse, Italy, where Saint Lucia was martyred in 304 A.D….

SACC-Georgia Seeks Marketing and Event Coordinator Intern

Position Summary The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce Georgia offers a position as a Marketing and Event Coordinator intern. In this position you need to be able to work independently under supervision and be involved in various projects at the same time. Being service minded is as important to us as your professional skills. Main tasks…

September 27th: SACC-Georgia & SWEA Women’s Networking Speaker Series

On the morning of September 27th, SACC-Georgia held their very first Women’s Networking event together with SWEA Atlanta at the office of Elekta, Inc. located by the Perimeter. The event started with a breakfast buffet along with some time to mingle and network. This was then followed by everyone taking their seats to listen to Swedish-American speaker Linda Schultz. Linda gave an inspiring seminar…

August 22nd: Bicycle Night in Macon

We would like to thank The Danish Royal Consulate for having us at the Bike Night in Macon event, August 29th. The evening included two presentations about insurance law and bicycle accidents held by Christopher N. Smith (Attorney at Law) and followed by the second hearing about safe cycling and how to avoid closed head injuries by…

August 22nd: Global Connect III

On August 22nd Global Connect had their award winning, international business networking event at 200 Peachtree in downtown Atlanta. The goal of the event was to focus on how Atlanta can grow both locally and on an International level. Atlanta is fast becoming a Global hub with many companies opening regional offices here and also growing…

September 14th: SACC-Georgia Crawfish Party

On Saturday, September 14th, SACC-Georgia hosted a traditional Swedish Crawfish party in Mason Mill Park, Decatur. The evening consisted of soothing weather, a crawfish buffet, snaps singing and a joyful atmosphere! Later during the evening, guests were entertained with activities such as Kubb and Cornhole. We would first like to thank all of our guests for their attendance and…

August 22nd: Global Connect

On August 22nd Global Connect had their award winning, international business networking event at 200 Peachtree in downtown Atlanta. The event started  with a panel discussion about “Atlanta’s Metro Export Plan”, followed by a whole evening of networking. Food from around the world was offered to all participants. SACC-Georgia was one of the participants and…

June 9th: SACC-Georgia’s Midsummer Celebration

On Sunday the 9th of June SACC-Georgia organized a traditional Swedish Midsummer celebration at Heritage, Sandy Springs. We would like to give our warmest thank you to the almost 60 guests attending the event. We would also like to thank our sponsors IKEA, Kopparberg Cider, Nordisk Import, Heritage Sandy Springs, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Elekta and PartnerTech,…