Vinings Plans 6th Business Expo

The Vinings Business Association will host its sixth annual Vinings Business Expo, March 10 from 4 – 7 p.m. at the Courtyard Atlanta Vinings Hotel, 2857 Paces Ferry Road, Vinings.
Admission and parking are free and the event is open to the public. Over 30 exhibitors will be featured with information on Vinings-area businesses and events. There will also be free food samples, door prizes, drawings and giveaways, including restaurant gift certificates and a cash bar. Association chair Glenn Christian said he expects 500 people or more to attend this year’s event.

“The Expo is an opportunity for Vinings area businesses to showcase their products and services to a different audience they probably have not had access to,” Christian said. “The Expo draws people from all over Cobb and the northwest side of Atlanta.”

Sponsors of the events include, The Bright Side News Vinings Edition, Courtyard Atlanta Vinings Hotel, Fidelity Bank, High Calibre Realty, PC Doc USA, Fidelity National Title, Edward Jones Co., and many others.

Exhibit tables are $125 for members and $195 for non-members, and all exhibitors must register and pay in full in advance, online only at Exhibitor setup is from 3 to 3:45 p.m. on a first-come, first-served basis.

Interested businesses, organizations or individuals can sign-up to be exhibitors as long as the link on the association’s website works (it will stop working once 30 have signed up), Christian said.

Membership in the VBA begins at $95 for 12 months and can be set up online with a credit or debit card. Information: (678) 725-0099, email or visit

From the February 2015 issue of The Bright Side, Cobb County Georgia’s Newspaper covering Smyrna, Vinings, Mableton and Austell, GA.