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Atlanta City Council President Felicia A. Moore To Host Atlanta Business Matters Supplier Diversity and Development Forum

Post Date:06/04/2019 4:06 PM

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Council Communications
Atlanta City Hall
55 Trinity Ave. SW
Atlanta, GA 30303

CONTACT:
Cathy Murray, External Affairs
Office of the Atlanta City Council President – Felicia A. Moore
Office: (404) 330-6052
Email: ccmurray@atlantaga.gov

June 4, 2019 

Atlanta City Council President Felicia A. Moore To Host Atlanta Business Matters Supplier Diversity and Development Forum 

ATLANTA — Atlanta City Council President Felicia A. Moore will host the third installment of her Atlanta Business Matters Forum Monday, June 10. The event will focus on supplier diversity and development and be held from 9 a.m. to noon at Georgia Power Arkwright Auditorium, 241 Ralph McGill Boulevard NE, Atlanta. The purpose of this free event is to highlight and discuss ways to enhance the experience of business owners in Atlanta.

Forum attendees will learn how to access capital, establish a social media presence and develop a corporation readiness portfolio. Participants can also interface with procurement professionals from various industries during the forum.

“Many of Atlanta’s small to medium size businesses are operated by minorities, women, members of the LGBTQ+ community, and service-disabled veterans,” Council President Moore said. “This forum will provide these segments of our business community with resources and information which may prove useful in achieving sustainability and maximizing growth.”

To register for the forum, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/atlanta-business-matters-supplier-diversity-development-forum-tickets-61897481032.

For more information, call (404) 330-6052. 

Atlanta City Council 

The Atlanta City Council is the chief policy-making body for the City of Atlanta. It acts by considering and enacting all laws that govern the City. The council also approves the operating and capital budgets for the City as recommended by the mayor, and it continually monitors revenues and expenditures for local government operations. The Atlanta City Council reviews and has final say on many land-use and zoning matters. Major economic development projects for the City also fall under the council’s consideration.

The Atlanta City Council is comprised of 12 districts and three at-large posts. Council representatives include: Council President: Felicia A. Moore; District 1: Carla Smith; District 2: Amir Farokhi; District 3: Antonio Brown; District 4: Cleta Winslow; District 5: Natalyn Mosby Archibong; District 6: Jennifer N. Ide; District 7: Howard Shook; District 8: J.P. Matzigkeit; District 9: Dustin Hillis; District 10: Andrea L. Boone; District 11: Marci Collier Overstreet; District 12: Joyce M. Sheperd; Post 1 At-Large: Michael Julian Bond; Post 2 At-Large: Matt Westmoreland; and Post 3 At-Large: Andre Dickens.

Council information, committee agendas and more may be found on the Atlanta City Council website here. Video archives of the council’s regularly scheduled meetings, committee meetings and work sessions may be found here

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