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Gwinnett Chamber & Georgia Minority Supplier Development Council sign agreement
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Gwinnett Chamber & Georgia Minority Supplier Development Council sign agreement

On Sept. 21, the Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce and the Georgia Minority Supplier Development Council (GMSDC) held a memorandum of understanding ceremony to formalize a partnership. Preceding the ceremony, the county commissioners, led by Chairwoman Nicole Love Hendrickson, presented a proclamation recognizing Sept. 20 through Sept. 24 as Minority Business Opportunity Week. “The GMSDC is...

Gwinnett Chamber launches 2021 elections page
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Gwinnett Chamber launches 2021 elections page

While the 2020 elections centered around national, state, and county elections, this year’s election will cover municipal seats. Typically, odd-numbered years are when city mayor and city council races take place. Gwinnett is home to 16 cities, most of any county in Georgia. Citizens living within city limits will have the opportunity to vote for...

Gwinnett Chamber hosts Key Leadership Reception
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Gwinnett Chamber hosts Key Leadership Reception

The Gwinnett Chamber honored elected officials in Gwinnett County at the chamber’s 15th annual Key Leadership Reception at the 1818 Club. Presented by AT&T, the annual hob nob event brings together elected officials from the federal, state, and local levels to connect with business leaders in Gwinnett. County Commissioners, Constitutional Officers, judges, city officials, school...

Gwinnett Chamber hosts Consul General of Japan in Atlanta
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Gwinnett Chamber hosts Consul General of Japan in Atlanta

The Gwinnett Chamber was pleased to host Consul General Kazuyuki Takeuchi in Gwinnett. Consul General Takeuchi joined the Consulate-General of Japan in Atlanta in September 2019. Prior to his appointment in Atlanta, Consul General Takeuchi served as Deputy Head of Mission at the Japanese Embassy in Vienna, Austria. His foreign diplomatic missions also include posts...

Transportation and infrastructure update in Congress
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Transportation and infrastructure update in Congress

Last week, the Gwinnett Chamber was joined by two members of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. U.S. Representatives Carolyn Bourdeaux and Hank Johnson spoke on recent legislative developments on infrastructure in Congress. Hosted at Eagle Rock Distributing Company in Norcross and sponsored by Gateway 85, the luncheon was attended by chamber board members, public...

Gwinnett Chamber and Georgia Indo-American Chamber sign Memorandum of Understanding
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Gwinnett Chamber and Georgia Indo-American Chamber sign Memorandum of Understanding

Ahead of India’s 75th Independence Day next week, the Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce (GCOC) and the Georgia Indo-American Chamber of Commerce (GIACC) formalized a partnership agreement to collaborate and promote business opportunities between India and Gwinnett. “This agreement is the Gwinnett Chamber’s fourth Memorandum of Understanding this year,” said Gwinnett Chamber’s Past Chair, Tammy Shumate....

Gwinnett Chamber hosts Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Summit
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Gwinnett Chamber hosts Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Summit

On Wednesday, May 19, the Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce hosted its inaugural Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Summit to more than 250 attendees both in-person and virtual. The event consisted of two panel discussions involving business leaders in Gwinnett and Metro Atlanta. Vanessa Harrison, Georgia President of AT&T, opened as the event’s welcome speaker. The first...

Gwinnett Chamber and Gangnam District in Seoul sign Memorandum of Understanding
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Gwinnett Chamber and Gangnam District in Seoul sign Memorandum of Understanding

The Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce (GCOC) and Gangnam District in Seoul, South Korea, have agreed to deepen an 11-year partnership during a virtual ceremony on Tuesday, May 11. This Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) is meant to encourage collaboration between the two parties with a focus on trade, culture, and tourism.  “Being one of Georgia’s top five foreign direct investments, South Korea is invaluable to Georgia’s strong...

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