Congratulations on achieving this great honor! Once you and your family and friends finish celebrating, please make note of the following information that will come in handy in the coming months.
Save the Date
First and foremost, mark your calendar for the awards luncheon – and don’t forget to tell your friends, family members and colleagues.
2019 40 Under 40 Awards Luncheon
Tate Grand Hall
45 Baxter Street | Athens, Georgia
Friday, September 13, 2019
Doors: 11:30 a.m. | Luncheon: Noon
You will receive two complimentary seats at the luncheon. *One for you and one for your guest*. You will also have the opportunity to reserve a reduced-price table that includes your two complimentary seats. Start planning your entourage now – invitations will be mailed in early August and you will also receive an electronic invitation as well. If you already have your squad together, register for the luncheon.
The UGA Alumni Association will disseminate a news release announcing this year’s class across university and social media outlets. You can download this customizable press release to send to your company, professional organizations, other alma maters and local media outlets. Please email Nyaboke Machini at ude.agu@ekobayn if you have any questions.
We hope you will continue to celebrate with your alma mater through the weekend as the Bulldogs take on Arkansas State University between the Hedges in Athens. As an honoree, you will be invited to attend a pre-game reception and receive two complimentary SkySuite passes for the game on Saturday, September 14. The SkySuite passes are for honorees only and are nontransferable. SkySuite guests must be over the age of 14 and you must RSVP by August 1 to secure your passes.
Hotel Block Information
The UGA Alumni Association has secured hotel blocks at the following locations:
Thursday, September 12
Holiday Inn Athens – $104/night
SpringHill Suites – $139/night
Staying for the game? There is a two night minimum stay required for Friday and Saturday due to the UGA Home Football game. There is a 30 day cancellation policy; non-cancellable and non-refundable within 30 days of arrival date.
Friday, September 13 & Saturday, September 14 (Two Night Minimum)
Holiday Inn Athens – $309/night
SpringHill Suites – $279/night
More information on how to use hotel blocks is forthcoming.
Please share this exciting news via your social media accounts and ask your family and friends to do the same – you deserve the recognition! You can download images for Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter to share online. The hashtag below will be used all year, so plug it wherever you can.
This is a group of movers and shakers! If your name, title, employer or city information is incorrect, or changes between now and the luncheon, email Nyaboke Machini at ude.agu@ekobayn so it remains accurate on the 40 Under 40 website.
At any time during the next few months, if you have questions about anything related to 40 Under 40, please contact the Atlanta Alumni Center, or call (404) 814-8820.