Recent Releases

November 17, 2014

Atlanta Selected to Host 2018 NCAA Division I Men's South Regional

Atlanta is once again in the basketball news as the city today was awarded the 2018 Division I Men’s Basketball South Regional, the NCAA announced.

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November 14, 2014

NCAA Division I Men’s Final Four to Return to Atlanta in 2020

Atlanta will host the NCAA Men’s Final Four Basketball Championship in 2020. The announcement was made during a live broadcast Friday, capping a 14-month planning process by the Atlanta Basketball Host Committee (ABHC) to bring the event to the new ...

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November 14, 2014

Hot off the Press

It’s an exciting time in Atlanta as the city continues to attract national attention. Visit regularly for a weekly roundup of top Atlanta stories.

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November 11, 2014

ACVB Honors Atlanta Hospitality Leaders at the 16th Annual Atlanta Hospitality Hall of Fame

Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau gathered with Atlanta’s hospitality leaders Thursday evening for the 16th Annual Atlanta Hospitality Hall of Fame.

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October 30, 2014

Georgia World Congress Center Becomes World’s Largest LEED Certified Convention Center

The Georgia World Congress Center was recently awarded LEED Silver certification by the U.S. Green Building Council.

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