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Vinings Business Association
Proudly Serving Vinings Since 2006
 
 

 

"JOIN US - GROW YOUR BUSINESS"
 
 

 

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

 

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

 
 

 After Hours: Third (3rd) Tuesday, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm (unless stated), Location Varies

 
Special Events Scheduled Periodically
 
With Dates and Times Provided on Website
 

(Scroll further down for details on all events)

  

Membership Info

 

The VBA is Now Accepting New Members

No Industry Restrictions

 

 
VBA Membership Levels

 

View membership levels and select your level

Then click "Membership Information" above

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


Or contact a Board member for information

 


VININGS BUSINESS EXPO
March 15
(Set up 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm, 1st come, 1st served on set up)
 
Exhibit Tables On Sale, Online Now
EXPO LOCATION
Hotel Indigo Vinings
2857 Paces Ferry Rd
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Members:  $125 Per Table
Non Members:  $195 Per Table
Tables are 8', covered and at least 1 chair per table provided.
The Table is your exhibit space
Exhibits taller than 3 feet must be set up around the perimeter of the room, arrive early for set up 
Electricity may be available in the perimeter area of the room 
(bring extension cord)
Food Sponsors Being Accepted
1 more food spot available
Food sponsors will just bring food samples, no exhibit fee
Contact:  glenn@viningsbusiness.com to sponsor
FREE PUBLIC ADMISSION TO EXPO
EXPO Sponsors 
 
 
 
 
 
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 NEXT LUNCH
 March 1
 
(See Lunch Location Information below)
Speaker
Lanelle Henderson
Maximize Your EXPO/Marketing Experience
Lanelle Henderson is a marketing expert, popular speaker, trainer and passionate entrepreneur with more than 18 years of experience helping small businesses, nonprofits and associations apply the power of relationship marketing to grow their organization. During the last two years, she has educated more than 10,000 small businesses in Georgia and Alabama on sharp business practices and smart online marketing programs, including email marketing, event marketing and social media marketing.
She serves as a marketing contributor for Southern Journal Magazine, and for the past two years contributed to the Atlanta Tribune Magazine.  She has presented at numerous conferences including Tory Johnson’s Spark & Hustle, Small Business World Summit, Women’s Leadership Exchange, Getting Down to Business: Small Business Week Events, Georgia Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives, Georgia Chapter of National Speakers Association, and the City of Savannah Mayor’s Conference to name a few.
All Attendees, need to pre-register on line at least 24 hours in advance.
You can pay online with card, or after registering, you can print out an invoice and bring with you.
Plan on cash or checks at the door, occasional card swipe ability.
Lunch is $15.00 for Members
  • $20.00 for online pre-registered Non-Members/Guests
  • $25.00 for Non-Members/Guests at the door without pre registration
  • March 1 Lunch Location
    Overlook III Building - Conference Room
    2859 Paces Ferry Rd, 1st Floor
    Atlanta, GA 30339
    (convenience charge may appear for non-member online credit card purchases)
    General Format
     
    Networking; Lunch; Updates on Vinings Events and VBA Activities; Speaker; Community Announcements
           
     
    Lunch Program is from 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
     
     
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    Lunch Sponsor
    TBA

     

     

     

     

     

     

    We need 24 hours in advance to guarantee

    your lunch and your seat
    Pay online and avoid the line!
    Be sure to bring your receipt if you pay online.

     

    Plan on cash or checks at the door.

     

    Lunch Location TBA
     
      
    Please pre-register for lunch.

     

     


    Upcoming Lunch Speakers/Programs 

      
     
    March 1
    Lanelle Henderson
    Oh Nellie Promos
     
    April 5
    TBA
     
    May 3
    U.S Congressman
    Representative Barry Loudermilk
     
    June 7
    Glenn Carver
    Dynamic Entrepreneur
     
    Oct 4
    Cobb Public Safety Recognition
     
    Nov 1
    Speakers:  5 Finalists for VBA Business of the Year
    and Veterans Recognition
     
    Dec 6
    Winner Announcement, Business of the Year
    and Speaker TBA
     

     Upcoming  Lunch Sponsors  

     
    March 1
    TBA

    April 5
    Delmar Gardens
    Shanda Menard
     
    May 3
    The Swim Revolution
    Jeff Wood
     
    June 7
    The UPS Store Cumberland
    Joseph Malbrough
     
    July 5
    Vinings Lifestyle
    Donald Hawkins
     

    VBA Lunch Sponsorships Available

    Lunch Sponsorship Benefits
     
    We provide to you 1 month FREE advertising with your logo and link on the VBA website; your information included in our email blasts and advertisements; able to put flyers/cards at lunch table-place settings; 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, contact below 

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

    Glenn Christian

    glenn@viningsbusiness.com

     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

     Upcoming After Hours

      

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

    (usually no charge unless stated)

     
     
    Feb 16
    Delmar Gardens
    404 King Springs Village Pkwy @ South Cobb Dr
    in conjunction with the Smyrna Business Association
     
    March 15
    VBA EXPO
    Hotel Indigo Vinings
    4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Exhibit Tables on Sale Now
     
    April 19
    Braves Game Motor Coach Trip
    5:00 pm - approximately 11:00 pm
    Reception starts at 5:00 pm at Hotel Indigo Atlanta Vinings
    Includes Reception with some F&B, Luxury Transportation, Game Ticket
    $35 members
    $39 Non-Members
    All attendees MUST pre-register and pre-pay for Braves event 
     
    May 17
    Open
     
    Sept 20
    Fidelity Bank Vinings

    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

    glenn@viningsbusiness.com for information on how we can help you promote your business and help your event succeed.

     

     
     

     

     


    2016 VBA Officers

     

    Charles Rea, President
    Glenn Christian, Chairman
    Chris Heuser, Treasurer
    Bill Borden, Corp Secretary
    Katrina Kaiser, Immediate Past-President
    Raphael Fisher, Membership
     
     
     
    VBA Lunch Meeting
    1st Tuesday of the Month
     
     
     

     

     


     

     


     VBA EXECUTIVE CLUB

     

     

    Executive Club is on hiatus until further notice