Atlanta Facts

Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport is the busiest airport in the world.

Atlanta Facts

Atlanta’s meeting facilities include five major convention centers and over 2 million gross square feet of exhibit space.

Atlanta Facts

Centennial Olympic Park, located in the heart of downtown’s tourist hub, was host of the 1996 Summer Olympics. It’s situated a short walk to the world’s largest Aquarium, the Georgia Aquarium.

Atlanta Facts

Atlanta is Georgia’s fifth capital. Savannah, Augusta, Louisville, and Milledgeville all previously held the title.

Atlanta Facts

Author Margaret Mitchell wrote “Gone with the Wind” in Atlanta. The story is set in Clayton County and Atlanta, both in Georgia, during the American Civil War and Reconstruction era.

Atlanta Facts

CNN’s world headquarters is located in downtown Atlanta at the CNN Center.

Atlanta Facts

When selecting Atlanta as your meeting destination, you’ll have access to over 444 hotels within the city.

Atlanta Facts

The city got its current name from railroad engineer J. Edgar Thompson. It’s thought to be a shortened version of “Atlantica-Pacifica.”

Atlanta Facts

Civil rights activist Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr was born in Atlanta.

Atlanta Facts

With 80% of the U.S. population within a two-hour flight, Atlanta calls itself one of the most accessible destinations in the country.

Atlanta Facts

There are more than 50 streets in the greater Atlanta area with the name Peachtree.

Atlanta Facts

The Atlanta Braves are the oldest continually operating professional sports franchise in the country. The team started as the Boston Red Stockings in 1871 before it moved to Atlanta in 1966.

Atlanta Facts

Coca-Cola headquarters, along with the World of Coca-Cola exhibition, is located in Atlanta.

Benefits of Partnering With GCG Event Partners:

Experienced On-Site Meeting Professionals

With an average of over a dozen years of experience, our On-Site Meeting Professionals have the skills to make your events a success. They are qualified, experienced, hard working professionals in the meeting and planning industry.

Nationwide Local Meeting Professionals – Guaranteed!

We guarantee that we’ll provide a qualified meeting professional anywhere across the continental U.S. It’s that simple. It doesn’t matter if your needs are in a remote, rural, suburban or urban area. With an extensive network of meeting and event professionals and the ability to efficiently recruit when needed, we can be trusted to fulfill your needs. Plus, there’s a good chance our local On-Site Meeting Professionals are familiar with your venue and even the venue staff, which will help to make your meeting run more smoothly. It’s like having an employee that lives in the city of your event.

Pre-Screened Members with a Track Record of Success

Every meeting professional is pre-screened to ensure they meet GCG Event Partners professional standards. We continuously review and monitor our members to make sure that they have a track record of success. All this ensures that you are partnered with the most qualified meeting professional anytime, anywhere throughout the U.S.

Dedicated Team Caring for You and Your Needs.

You can take comfort in knowing that our placement team is very experienced, and they proudly maintain a 100% fulfillment rate with reliable local event professionals nationwide. We take the time to understand your company and your specific needs so that your dedicated GCG Event Partners Placement Specialist will carefully match your plans and goals with the ideal On-Site Meeting Professional.

24-Hour Online Access to your Information

You will be able to enter requests and track your meetings 24/7 through our web based system. You can also access our exclusive venue database, providing you with first-hand reviews of any size venue across the country. The reviews come from our dedicated members who have worked events at these locations.

Save Time, Money, and Wear and Tear on Your Staff

You can actually reduce your budget by using experienced, local On-Site Meeting Professionals. By eliminating the need to send your own employees to an event, you’ll save on airfare, hotel, meals, transportation, and parking. Local talent also means knowledge and insight which can’t be gained from a distance.

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