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…

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…

Company Tour at Elanders

On Thursday October 20, 2016, The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce Georgia organized a company tour our corporate member, Swedish company Elanders, in Acworth. Stefan Danielsson, Director of Finance, Quality & Administration at Elanders USA, showed us through two of their impressive printing plants and warehouse facilities. The morning ended with a breakfast during which we enjoyed a…

Serenbe Sustainability Event

On Thursday September 8, 2016, The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce Georgia organized a guided tour and lunch at fully sustainable, nature-based community development Serenbe, just outside of Atlanta, in Chattahoochee Hill Country. The founder, Steve Nygren, is of Swedish descent and was inspired by Scandinavian architecture and lifestyle when creating this unique eco-society. SWEA Atlanta were co-hosts….

Thank you for attending Sweden Day 2016!

SACC-Georgia, The Consulate of Sweden in Atlanta and SWEA Atlanta would like to Thank You for your attendance at Sweden Day 2016! With roughly 160 attendees in the beautiful and historical Magnolia Hall in Piedmont Park, it turned out to be a sensational Swedish summer celebration in style, gathering a diverse group including members and friends of…

Pictures from SACC-GA’s & WAC YL’s Young Professionals Happy Hour May 13, 2016!

Pictures from SACC-Georgia’s & The World Affairs Council of Atlanta Young Leaders Joint Social for Young Professionals under 40! We would like to thanks our co-hosts: the French American Chamber of Commerce – Atlanta (FACC-Atlanta), the German American Chamber of Commerce of the Southern US, the Netherlands American Chamber of Commerce SouthEastern United States, the Belgian American Chamber of…

Meet Ulrika, Sweden Day 2016 Performer!

Meet Ulrika Lindstrom, a multitalented, creative genius and brilliant Atlanta-based, up-and-coming popstar who will be performing live at Sweden Day 2016! We met with Ulrika and her team, Nick Chahwala and Charles Malone, to get to know her and their production company a bit better. Bravo Ocean Studios is a versatile Grammy-nominated production and songwriting team who…

Pictures from SACC-Georgia’s Annual Golf Tournament 2016!

We would like to thank all participating teams, players and companies for attending SACC-Georgia’s Annual Golf Tournament 2016! We hope you enjoyed the day at St Ives Club! It would not have been possible without our brilliant Golf Committee, consisting of Jonas Jarvholm, Mats-Ola Bydell and Jan Meijer. Special thanks to our Hole Sponsors: Arnall Golden Gregory & Autoglo, and…