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Gwinnett Chamber and Gangnam District in Seoul sign Memorandum of Understanding

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 economic growth,” said Gwinnett Chamber...

Gwinnett Chamber mourns the passing of former President & CEO James J. Maran

Gwinnett Chamber mourns the passing of former President & CEO James J. Maran

The Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce mourns the passing James J. Maran who served as President & CEO of the organization from 2003 to 2012. Having served as an officer for Motorola, Inc. with extensive experience in both national and international assignments, Jim Maran retired after 31 years and was asked to lead the Gwinnett Chamber. After serving nearly ten years...

May the Fourth

May the Fourth

For many science fiction enthusiasts, today is commonly known as Star Wars Day. For the Gwinnett Chamber, today eclipses one year returning back to work COVID free. Fourteen months ago, the world reckoned with a global pandemic that reimagined nearly every aspect life: family, friends, work, health, spirituality and community. Terms like social distancing, zoom, PPE, and quarantine were embedded...

Topgolf opens at The Exchange at Gwinnett

Topgolf opens at The Exchange at Gwinnett

Welcome to Topgolf, your premier entertainment destination. And by entertainment destination, we’re talking about a place where you can come for birthday parties, bachelor or bachelorette parties, corporate events, date nights, or just a night out with friends, and everyone will have a great time. No matter the occasion or who you share it with, we believe that every great...

Gwinnett Chamber podcast features small businesses on Gwinnett Business RadioX

Gwinnett Chamber podcast features small businesses on Gwinnett Business RadioX

Gwinnett Business RadioX’s show, “The Voice of Business” features and highlights businesses and business leaders that are members of the Gwinnett Chamber. This month’s show showcased a few of our small businesses, Margarita Walwyn with Caribbean Flavors and Muhammed Sokhna with Black Star Resumes. CLICK HERE to listen.

Gwinnett Chamber announces Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Summit

Gwinnett Chamber announces Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Summit

The Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the inaugural Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DE&I) Summit, taking place on May 19, 2021, at Infinite Energy Forum. This summit, presented by Georgia Power, will create a space to engage in critical, thoughtful and challenging dialogue.  “The Gwinnett Chamber recognizes, now, more than ever, that diversity, equity and inclusion are fundamental...

Local higher education institutions deliver the State of Higher Education in Gwinnett

Local higher education institutions deliver the State of Higher Education in Gwinnett

On Wednesday, April 21, Gwinnett Chamber members heard from leaders in our local higher education institutions discuss the ways they have adapted during the past year of the pandemic. The panel consisted of Dr. Glen Cannon, President of Gwinnett Technical College, Dr. Jann Joseph, President of Georgia Gwinnett College, and Dr. Laura Crawley, AVP of Academic Affairs and Campus Director...

Fred Astaire Dance Studios of Duluth celebrates ribbon cutting

Fred Astaire Dance Studios of Duluth celebrates ribbon cutting

Teaching Atlanta to dance since 1985 but now proudly operating as Fred Astaire Dance Studios of Duluth, we pride ourselves in offering a personal atmosphere. We believe you will find learning to dance quick, easy, and most of all, FUN! Our ballroom dance instructors are the friendliest, most professional in town and offer some of the finest, most effective dance...

Georgia Legislative Session and Public Policy updates featured on “The Voice of Business”

Georgia Legislative Session and Public Policy updates featured on “The Voice of Business”

Gwinnett Business RadioX’s show, “The Voice of Business” features and highlights businesses and business leaders that are members of the Gwinnett Chamber. This month’s show featured updates on the Georgia Legislative Session and Gwinnett Chamber’s Public Policy initiatives featuring Paul Oh, Manager of Public Policy & Community Affairs, and Dean Collins, Founder & President of Axis Companies, and the Vice...

Gwinnett Chamber announces Virtual/Hybrid Event Production Consultation Services

Gwinnett Chamber announces Virtual/Hybrid Event Production Consultation Services

Is your organization considering holding a virtual or hybrid (simultaneously live and virtual) event? The Gwinnett Chamber can help. The Gwinnett Chamber has led the way during the COVID-19 pandemic in holding successful, high-quality virtual events. For the most part, our events have been hybrid—live attendees/speakers as well as online attendees/speakers at the same event. This type of event can...

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