Update on Chapter Meeting in Atlanta at GWCC

The Chapter Meeting in Atlanta went very well.  We had 61 RSVP'd attendees and hope to have more at the next chapter meeting. We look forward to more successes next time.

This meeting could have been the most successful of the three meetings we've hosted. Many thanks to all who attended and made it a success.

More pictures from the event:


2017 Region 5 Conference In New Orleans

Venue professionals from across the Southeast will be heading to New Orleans for the 2017 Region 5 Conference!  The meeting will be held April 4 – 7, 2017, and we are busy coordinating an exciting and diverse agenda to suit our different venue types as well as management roles.  If you have a great idea for a presentation topic, panel, workshop or speaker, we want to hear from you! 

Simply e-mail your ideas to Alexis Berggren at  For more information about the upcoming Region 5 conference, click here.”


Region 5 conference

Mark your calendars now for the 2017 Region 5 Conference to be held at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center April 4-7! 

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Creating opportunities for professional development and networking is so important for our emerging leaders. Take a moment to think about whether your venue might be able to host or partner with another facility in your state to create a Chapter Meeting.

Expanding the knowledge and relationship base within our Region will help us to create the leaders of tomorrow. Chapter Meetings are a great way to accomplish these things in a fun and cost effective way.

If you have any questions about creating a Chapter Meeting, please contact Robert Rose, Region 5 Chapter Planning Committee Chair.  

The Rewards are Great, the Risk is small. Step Right Up!