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The World Chamber of Commerce International Hero Awards and Networking Event on February 2, 2012 SOLD OUT

The World Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce The WCC International Hero Awards and Networking Event honoring dignitaries President of Colombia, Alvaro Uribe, Mayor of the City of Atlanta, Kasim Reed, U.S. Ambassador, Charles Shapiro, Dean of the Consular Corps of GA/Consul General of Germany, Lutz Gorgens, Consul General of the U.K., Annabelle Malins, Mark Becker, President of Georgia State University, William Pate, President of Atlanta Convention Center and Visitors Bureau, and Dr. John Hardman, President of Carter, Joseph Bankoff, President of the Woodruff Arts Center, Dr. Helene Gayle, President of CARE, Mayor of Auburn, Linda Blechinger, Louis Miller, General Manager Atlanta International Airport, Consul of Denmark, Christopher Smith, Consul of Netherlands, Ewoud Swaak, Kathe Falls, GDEcD Directo, Phil Bolton, Global Atlanta Publisher, among others. Read More...

WHAT IS THE WORLD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE?

The World Chamber of Commerce is a 501(c)(3) public charity and nonprofit organization fostering international business, cultural and social exchange in the international arena. The World Chamber of Commerce organizes and supports events promoting international business, educational, cultural, and humanitarian goals.

The World Chamber of Commerce Supports Swift Passage of the VISIT-USA Immigration Bill

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There are 1.5 million homes now in foreclosure and another two million in preforeclosure. Of those still in their homes, eleven million are worth less than the mortgages on them. House prices have dropped fifty eight months in a row. Robert Shiller, professor of Housing Economics at Yale, said our house prices could drop another 25% in the next five years. With the seventy six million Baby Boomers aging and now spending less and less every year and the 46 million generation X unable to take up the slack, we must look to foreign buyers to stimulate our real estate markets. Read more...

THE WORLD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE VISIONS AND GOALS:

The primary vision of the World Chamber of Commerce is to become a well established philanthropic worldwide organization. It aims to do so by receiving international recognition for building relations between the U.S. and other countries. Its goal is to add value to supporters and members by developing productive commercial, cultural, educational, and humanitarian missions as follows:
  • To support, organize, and provide networking opportunities in international business through educational, cultural and social events.
  • To support efforts from all international organizations such as binational Chambers of Commerce, Embassies, Consulates, government organizations, multilateral organizations and international businesses, promoting global commerce, economic, cultural and social exchange in the international arena.
  • To promote the importance of quality international education and its relationship to global business.
  • To build awareness of the significance and understanding of global business.
  • Acting as a link between businesses and government organizations by supporting global trade.
  • To promote Atlanta's and Georgia's international status.
  • To promote humanitarian missions, such as prevention of human trafficking

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EXTRAORDINARY WORLD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE EVENT: PRESIDENT OF COLOMBIA, ALVARO URIBE; MAYOR KASIM REED; AMBASSADOR ANDREW YOUNG; AMBASSADOR CHARLES SHAPIRO AND OTHER DIGNITARIES' INSPIRATIONAL MESSAGES 

((ATLANTA, GA.) February 9, 2012.  The World Chamber of Commerce (WCC)'s International Hero Awards Ceremony was a memorable event where leaders of the community provided inspirational speeches to the audience. The WCC presented the prestigious WCC International Hero Award to Mayor Kasim Reed; President of Colombia, Alvaro Uribe;  Read More...

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THE WORLD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE INTERNATIONAL HERO AWARD TO MAYOR KASIM REED and RECOGNITIONS TO PRESIDENT OF COLOMBIA, ALVARO URIBE AND OTHER DIGNITARIES

(ATLANTA, GA.) January 18, 2012. The World Chamber of Commerce (WCC) will be presenting the prestigious WCC International Hero Award to Mayor Kasim Reed. This Recognition of Excellency will be bestowed upon him for his accomplishments that have further strengthened international affairs. Read More...

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WORLD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ANNOUNCES THE CANDIDATES FOR THE ELECTIONS ON FEBRUARY 2ND

(Atlanta, GA.) January 2nd, 2012. The World Chamber of Commerce is honored to announce the candidates running for new WCC Chairman, President and Board of Director positions. The WCC elections will be held during the Annual Membership Meeting and Awards Event on February 2, 2012, 5 p.m., at the Woodruff Arts Center, where the new WCC leadership will be chosen. Read More...
THE WORLD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE WELCOMES NEW MEMBERS:
  • Peter Horcicka
  • Prof. Rajeev Dhawan, Georgia State University
  • Gandy Thomas, Consul General of Haiti
  • Dennis Ghyst, Ph. D., Ghyst & Associates
  • Clyde Tuggle, The Coca-Cola Company
  • Lou Schwartz, Americas Kit Digital, Inc.
  • Charles H. Battle Jr., Attorney
  • Dr. Eike Jordan
  • Linet Americas, Inc.
  • Richard Barbour, Barbour Racing
  • Cigna, Inc.
  • Legacy Property Group LLC.
  • Invesco, Inc.
  • Kuck Immigration Partners LLC.
  • KIA Motors America, Inc.
  • Aflac, Inc.
  • Global Merchants Partners LLC.
  • Russel Wheeler, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
 

 

 
 

THE WORLD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE SPONSORS:

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Aflac, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Barbour Racing, Cigna International, Cooper Atlanta, Global Merchant Partners
Invesco, Legacy Property Group, Linet Americas, Patak Bohemia, Social Media Dudes