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On June 6, SACC-Georgia will have one of our big events of the year, Sweden Day. The event is organized together with the Consulate of Sweden in Atlanta and in cooperation with SWEA.

It is one of the official events of the year for the Swedish-American Community in Georgia, and a great occasion for the community to celebrate Swedish heritage and the long historical bonds between Sweden and Georgia. In addition to networking, the evening includes catered food, refreshments and musical entertainment!

You have the opportunity to sponsor Sweden Day. By sponsoring Sweden Day you will help us maintain an enjoyable celebration of this annual Swedish tradition. All contributions for this event will be accepted, yet if you wish to receive additional benefits, please see Sweden Day 2015 Sponsorship Package.

Thank you!

 

 

Newsletter March 2015

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NEWSLETTER
MARCH ISSUE

Read the March Newsletter issue here.

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SACC’s Member Appreciation Reception at Arnall Golden Gregory March 4th 2015 – Pictures

Wednesday March 4th SACC-Georgia  was excited to once again show our members, the heart and soul of this organization, some extra appreciation on our Member Appreciation Reception. Old members, current members and potential future members and supporters of the chamber were all invited to participate in an evening of networking, hors d’oeuvres and refreshments at the beautiful office of AGG.

SACC-Georgia’s Chairwoman Christina Searles Tai held the welcoming remarks to our members and the event turned out to be a great success with around 60 guests.

We would like to once again give a big thanks to all the guests that came out and joined us for this evening, and special thanks to our members and sponsors Arnall Golden Gregory LLP who were kind enough to host the event for us in their beautiful office building.

Pictures from the event below:

Danish American Chambers of Commerce presents The National Danish Performance Team Gala Show

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The National Danish Performance Team arrives in Atlanta on Saturday, March 7, and will spend a week working with schools in classrooms, workshops, training gymnastics and giving talks. Students that participate in gymnastics will learn a dance routine and be invited to appear in the Gala Show on:

Saturday, March 14 at 7:00 pm at Marietta Middle School, 121 Winn Street, Marietta.

Don’t miss the breath-taking Gala.

Click here to purchase tickets
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The National Danish Performance Team is 27 top-level gymnasts who travel the world for six months each year. They are known for their high-level performance show that combines gymnastics, dance, and vaulting. Their goal is to inspire people toward a healthy lifestyle.

The Swedish mobile passport station coming to Atlanta

The Swedish mobile passport station will visit Atlanta, GA on September 16-17, 2015
Due to the biometric features of new Swedish passports anyone who wishes to apply for or renew a Swedish passport must normally apply in person at the Embassy of Sweden in Washington DC. The Consulate in Atlanta does not have the necessary equipment to accept passport applications or issue passports.
However the Embassy also offers a special consular service by using a mobile passport station that enables Swedish citizens to apply for regular passports at a number of Swedish Consulates in the U.S. This mobile passport station will visit Atlanta, GA on September 16-17, 2015.
If you would like to make use of this service to apply for a passport in Atlanta please send an email to atlanta@consulateofsweden.org using the Subject line Atlanta Appointment Request with the name, email address and cell phone number of each applicant.
Appointment requests are only processed by email. No phone requests.
Example:
Subject: Atlanta Appointment Request 
 
Message:
Applicant: Sven Svensson


Applicant: sara svensson
Email: sara.svensson@svensson.com

You will receive an email confirmation with the date, time and place for your passport application appointment.
For any questions about the passport application process please contact the Embassy directly at tel. (202) 467-260
Consulate of Sweden
470 East Paces Ferry Road NE
Suite 300, Atlanta, GA 30305

Lucia Gala Survey

Lucia Gala 2014 Survey 

Did you attend the Lucia Gala this year?

If so, we would very much appreciate it if you could take just a few minutes to fill out our survey, so that we know what you thought of the event, and what we can do better for next year!

Thank you!!

Click here to access the survey

Marketing & Event Trainee to SACC-Georgia

Marketing & Event Trainee 

Atlanta is home to more than 440,000 people and at the center of the 9th largest U.S. metro region with over 5.2 million citizens. Atlanta hosts the U.S. headquarters to world-renowned companies such as Coca-Cola, Delta Air Lines, SunTrust Bank and CNN. Atlanta is the business hub of the Southeastern U.S., offering southern charm and world-class sophistication.

About Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce Georgia, SACC-Georgia

The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce Georgia, SACC-Georgia, is a non-profit organization which offers its members business services, events, develops and cultivates business opportunities
and relationships through a unique international business community.

The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce, Georgia offers a position as a Marketing and Event Trainee. This is a position filled with opportunities to develop both professionally and personally.

Position Summary

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 in this role are to keep the website up to date, communicate through our social media tools, create and develop newsletters, marketing collaterals, invitations, press releases and other send-outs. In addition to this, your tasks includes promoting the Chamber, organizing various Chamber events and routine administrative tasks.

Requirements:

  • Higher education in either in Business Administration or Media and Communication.
  • You must be a Swedish citizen (to receive a J-1 visa) and be fluent in both oral and written Swedish and English.
  • Highly driven, solution oriented and business-minded.
  • An outgoing personality and strong communication skills.
  • Good organizational and administrative skills and be able to work independently.

Start Date: January 2015
Deadline: November 14, 2014
Duration: 12 months
Compensation: The internship is unpaid. Accommodation and car shared with other intern is provided for no cost.
Location: Atlanta, Georgia

Click here to apply

If you have any questions, please contact us at info@sacc-georgia.org