SACC-GA Newsletter | Dec 07 2017
MONTHLY NEWS & UPDATES
With Christmas just around the corner, we are really feeling the holiday spirit here at SACC-GA . If you happen to travel internationally over the holidays, look for our colorful Swedish Christmas tree in the International Terminal at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport , and don't miss the Lucia Choir perform this Sunday just around the corner from our office. Finally, we extend a warm welcome to our Annual Lucia Gala . This year marks the 32:nd edition of our most cherished event and we are excited to reveal this year's Swedish Excellence Award recipients!

Sincerely,

Sara Persson
SACC-GA Executive Director
UPCOMING EVENTS
Partner up with SACC-GA in 2018!
Are you a Corporate or Business level member in the SACC-GA network?

Take the opportunity to invite the Swedish-American community to an evening of networking, a breakfast seminar or panel discussion, an after work…you name it!

Take a look at your company's calendar and contact us for more information.
Thank you Skanska!

We wish to send a thank you to our Lucia Gala Diamond Sponsor Skanska for their generous contributions to this years Lucia Gala and their continuos support of the SACC-GA mission.


SACC-GA HAPPENINGS
Fika at Bufab
SACC-GA Business member Bufab USA hosted a lovely, down-to-earth networking event with Swedish "fika" in early November.

Read about it and see pictures here.
SACC-GA Wine-Working
Many thanks to Brandon Tai who guided us through a wonderful wine tasting at SPACES Midtown. Now we know the difference between a $10 and $110 wine!

Read more about it and see pictures here
Glögg mingle with AGG
The SACC-GA glögg mingle, hosted by Arnall Golden Gregory, was a success with lucia buns, gingerbread and knäck catered by Swedish Dreamish.

Swedish tree at Hartsfield-Jackson
If you happen to be traveling internationally to or from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport this holiday season make sure you keep an eye out for the newly decorated Swedish Tree.

Safe travels & happy holidays!
NETWORK NEWS
NEW CORPORATE MEMBER
Welcome CLX Communications!
We want to welcome our new corporate level member CLX Communications, who recently joined the chamber, to the SACC-GA network.

Trainee success story: A life changing Internship in Atlanta

Frida Åkerberg was previously a trainee at the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce in Georgia. According to Frida the internship changed her life and opened many doors of opportunities. Not only did she gain work experience as a Business...

Read more
www.sacc-usa.org
J1-VISA Trainee Program
Did you know that as a Corporate or Business member in the SACC-GA network you have the opportunity to host a talented Swedish trainee at your company?
SWEDEN CALLING TECH TALENT
Are you, or do you know, an American tech or IT student interested in an internship in Sweden?

Sweden is home to many high tech and innovative companies such as Spotify and Skype and offers a vibrant start-up scene. We  offer internships at cutting-edge technology companies  in various industries such as aerospace, renewable energy and bio-printing.

Get more information & apply here
BECOME A SACC-GA MEMBER
Corporate Membership
$650 - mid-size to large companies, over 50 employees

Business Membership
$275 - small companies, under 50 employees

Individual Membership
$100 - for individuals, not companies

1+1 Individual Membership
$150 - for 2 individuals to join together

Young Professional Membership
$50 - for our members up to 40
SPONSOR SPOTLIGHT
SACC-GA In-Kind Sponsor
32nd Annual Lucia Gala Sponsors
Diamond Sponsor
Platinum Sponsor
Gold Sponsors