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Meeting Sites Atlanta E C L E C T I C : Visitors will find a dynamic cultural mix, where innovations and traditions blend to create an environment that’s continually evolving. History, culture, art, sports, or family-friendly attractions are bundled attractively in this global crossroads. In addition to superb meeting facilities, major attractions include the Georgia Aquarium, CNN Atlanta, the New World of Coca-Cola, and the High Museum of Art. Getting around to see these Atlanta offerings is a breeze with MARTA, the rapid transit system that leads from the airport directly to the heart of the convention district, Midtown, or Buckhead as well as to many other area attractions. Essential Tool Box Convention Centers/Facilities: Americas Mart Atlanta, 286,000 sf of dedicated space; 30 meeting rooms, largest seating 1,500 theater-style. Cobb Galleria Centre, 144,000 sf of dedicated space; 30 meeting rooms, largest seating 12,000 theater-style. Georgia World Congress Center, 1,366,000 sf of dedicated space; 105 meeting rooms, largest seating 82,000 theater-style. Georgia International Convention Center, 150,000 sf of dedicated space; 46 meeting rooms, largest seating 15,900 theater-style. Gwinnett Center, 50,000 sf of dedicated space. For complete listings, visit Facility Quick Search at Daily Business Travel Costs*: Hotel $143.92 F&B $108.91 Car Rental $77.52 For More Information: Atlanta CVB *Business Travel News 2008 Corporate Travel Index By Tom Wuckovich PHOTO: ATLANTA CONVENTION AND VISITORS BUREAU Top, The Henry Grady churns by Stone Mountain; here, the High Museum of Art 64 JUNE 2008 SUCCESSFUL MEETINGS

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Successful Meetings - June 2008

Successful Meetings - June 2008
Editor's Note
Industry Trends
Planner Spotlight: Kelly Broz
Technology Talk
Food & Beverage
Websites of the Month
Pre-Event: Tech
Pre-Event: Bartering
Tools of the Trade
Dialing for Dollars
The All-in-One Resort
Bottom-Line Speakers
Places & Spaces
Florida’s West Coast

Successful Meetings - June 2008