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Vinings Business Association
Serving Vinings Since 2006



The Vinings Business Association (VBA) Has 2 Meetings/Events Per Month



First (1st) Tuesday, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Lunch Location may vary see below for current month

 After Hours:

Third (3rd) Tuesday, Usually 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm (unless stated)

Location Varies

Special Events Scheduled Periodically
With Dates and Times Provided on Website
Visitors and Guests Welcome at All Events

(Scroll further down for details on all events)


Membership Info


The VBA is Now Accepting New Members

No Industry Restrictions


"Basic" membership begins at $95 for 12 months,
re-newing on the month of enrollment

"Basic" Membership Can Be Enrolled Online With Card


View additional membership levels, click below to select your level

Click to Enroll in Membership

Or contact Here for questions or
for information on how to enroll


Next Lunch Event 3/5
Hotel Indigo Vinings
2857 Paces Ferry Rd
Atlanta, GA 30339

11:30 am  - 1:00 pm
Mike Plant
President & CEO
Atlanta Braves Development Co
Including The Battery Atlanta

Mike Plant is in his 16th season with the Atlanta Braves, and his second as
President and Chief Executive Officer of Development.

Plant joined the organization as Executive Vice President of Business

Operations in November of 2003.

Formerly with Turner Sports, The Goodwill Games, and a former Olympian 
3/5 Program Also Includes a
Preview of the "Vinings Business & Food EXPO" (for 3/19)

All Pre Register for 3/5 Lunch, by 3/4 Noon
We Need a Food Count 24 Hours in Advance, Be Ready With Card Info 
Click for ALL to Pre Register for 3/5
All Attendees MUST Pre Register and Pre Pay in Advance


Guests and Visitors Welcome at VBA Luncheon, No Industry Restrictions

Important Announcements About Upcoming Events
Free Parking

All Attendees, need to card swipe ability.

Lunch Program $22 VBA Member

Non VBA Members and Visitors Welcome
$28 Pre Registered by 12 Noon on 3/4

$35 After 12 Noon 3/4, If Available

General Format

Buffet Lunch With GREAT Food
Welcome Intros
Lunch Sponsor(s)
Updates on Upcoming Events and Activities 
Community Announcements
Door Prizes

March Lunch Sponsor
Atlanta Orthodontic Arts
(Click Image for Website)

Welcome to Atlanta Orthodontic Arts (AOA) conveniently located off Windy Hill Road near SunTrust Park, for easy access from all parts of Metro-Atlanta. AOA is a division of Depew Orthodontics, specializing in the most esthetic treatment options for adults, teens, and children. Dr. Depew and his team of highly experienced clinicians are excited to in provide quality orthodontic treatment for children, teens and adults. At our office, you are more than just a patient – you are family! We are thrilled to be able to introduce to you our practice and the latest, most advanced technology and techniques in orthodontics.
Incognito™ Hidden Braces
Incognito braces are state-of-the-art customized braces placed behind your teeth so no one will know you are receiving orthodontic treatment unless you tell them. As a 3M Incognito Center of Excellence Dr. Depew is uniquely qualified to offer Incognito, the ultimate in esthetic treatment. “Hide your braces, not your smile”!
Clear Aligner Therapy – Invisalign™
As an early adopter of clear aligner treatment, Dr. Depew is a master at this remarkable technique. Invisalign is able to address many of the problem typically seen in orthodontic cases and is appropriate for both adults and child. If you are looking for a removable alternative to braces, this is it.
Clarity™Advanced Ceramic Braces
Comfort. Innovation. Beauty. As the most advanced, esthetic braces available, Clarity™ ADVANCED Ceramic Braces are an excellent choice to achieve your perfect smile. Providing the perfect balance of innovation and design, they blend in with the natural color of your teeth to deliver the smile you have always dreamed of.
TMJ and Sleep Disorders
Dr. Depew and the AOA team are proud to continue Dr. Robert Rutrick’s legacy of treating patients with disorders of the temporomandibular (jaw) joint and those with sleep disorders caused by airway obstruction. Give us a call today to see how we can help you feel, eat, and sleep better!


1820 The Exchange SE
Suite 100
Atlanta, Georgia 30339


P: 770.952.2677

Next Vinings After Hours, 3/19

"Vinings Business & Food EXPO"


4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Hotel Indigo Vinings

2857 Paces Ferry Rd

Atlanta, GA 30339

(1/2 mile inside 285)

Some Exhibit Tables May Be Available
Free General Admission
Includes Some Food, Cash Bar Available

Click for Exhibit Tables for 3/19

Details on on LInk

$125 VBA or MABA Members
$195 Non Members
Great Networking, Food, Meet New Contacts
EXPO Info:, or 678-725-0099


All Free Parking


Check-Out Our
Official VBA FaceBook Page


  And LinkedIn Group

Congratulations to
Vinings Cumberland Rotary Club
 Winner:  2018 Vinings Business of the Year

Upcoming Lunch Speakers/Programs 
1st Tuesday's of the Month
See Above for Luncheon Location


March 5
Speaker Mike Plant
Atlanta Braves Development Co

April 2
Speaker TBA

May 7
Speaker TBA


 Upcoming  Lunch Sponsors  

Atlanta Orthodontic Arts/Depew Smiles



VBA Lunch Sponsorship's Available

Lunch Sponsorship Benefits
We provide to you 1 month FREE advertising with your logo and link on the homepage of the VBA website seen by over 2000 people; your information included in our email blasts in "your month" to over 870 people; able to put flyers/cards at lunch table-place settings; 1 FREE lunch; 5 minute lunch presentation.
$100 VBA Member, $150 Non Member
Checks made to: Vinings Business Association
Or you can sign up with credit card online, for an available month, or send request below 

To sponsor a lunch, view the above list of available months and then email your request and an alternate month requested to:

Glenn Christian





 Upcoming After Hours


Usually 3rd Tuesdays, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm, unless stated:

(Members:  Usually no charge unless stated)

"VBA Business & Food EXPO"
Exhibit Tables

VBA Member $125
Non Member Welcome $195
See Link Below to Purchase and Details
Click to Purchase EXPO Table for 3/19

VBA Braves Game Motor Coach Trip

Would you like to sponsor an after hours event 3rd Tuesday's of the month, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm?

Even if you are not a restaurant/bar, you can sponsor the event for your company at a local venue or your Vinings-area office.

Contact for information on how we can help you promote your business and help your event succeed.  You'll get a full month free advertising on our website seen by over 2400 people, one free lunch at our regular monthly luncheon in "your" month to make the event announcement and we email info

 about your organization/company/location to over 800 people.



2019 VBA Officers


Glenn Christian, Chairman, 2008-Present, Email

Mr Chris Heuser, Treasurer

Ms Sandy Brown,  President 
Cherie' Gallant, Pres-Elect
Scott Reed, VP

Allan Lipsett, VP

Ms Fran Kjeldsen, Membership

Bill Borden, Corp Sec.


VBA Lunch Meeting
1st Tuesday of the Month


Member Opportunities for Advertising on VBA Website
Several Spots Available

"Member Website Advertising Package" info:

  • Website receives 2000 hits/average/month
  • Your ad will link to your website or email for 3 months
  • Inclusion of your info (at least once per month) in VBA email blasts to over 800 people about upcoming events
  • Recognition at VBA luncheon
  • Recognition at VBA special events
  • Logo included on various quarterly publicity
  • $100 per month 3 month minimum, billed $300 quarterly, price is for camera ready pdf ad, if you need help with your ad, contact us. 

To participate or for info contact:
Glenn Christian, or 678-725-0099
with your company name & website
(we may already have your logo)