The International Live Events Association is comprised of over 5,000 members in 36 countries. This diverse group of professionals represents special event producers (from festivals to trade shows), caterers, decorators, florists, destination management companies, rental companies, special effects experts, tent suppliers, audio-visual technicians, party and convention coordinators, balloon artists, educators, journalists, hotel sales managers, specialty entertainers, convention center managers and many more.
NACE is the oldest and largest professional association that addresses all aspects of the catering industry. Through the collective efforts of members, local chapters, committees and the Foundation of NACE, NACE is at the forefront of the issues that directly affect the catering industry. From practical tips that members can use to recognition and marketing programs that enhance the credibility and professionalism of the field, NACE is on the cutting edge. From educational programs to standards, to ethics, to legislative monitoring, NACE leads the way.
WIPA – Wedding International Professionals Association. A collection of innovative wedding connoisseurs tasked with knowing what’s hot and what is on trend. WIPA is a trusted source to stay on top of all things weddings. WIPA is a not-for-profit association that is run by its esteemed members. The association is represented by the multitude of wedding disciplines: cake designers, caterers, DJ’s, florists, entertainment companies, hoteliers, invitation companies, musicians, officiants, photographers, rental companies, wedding planners, venues, videographers and many more!
Atlanta Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce – The AGLCC exists to promote the economic growth and advancement of our LGBT and allied business members, our non-profit organizational members as well as our corporate partners and their employees, through advocacy, leadership, education and support.