This Thursday, February 20, 2020, 7:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m   

Each year, a deserving individual or company is presented with the prestigious South Metro Development Outlook Award for outstanding contributions to the southern region. Past recipients include William “Bill” Edwards, Fulton County Board of Commissioners; Federal Aviation Administration; Grove Street Partners; City of Hapeville; Highwoods Properties and Mark Toro, North American Properties.

Sponsors play a major role in the success of SMDO. Previous sponsors include companies such as Porsche, Comcast, Atlanta Business Chronicle, AT&T, CH2MHILL, Development Authority of Clayton County, Development Authority of Fulton County, Georgia Power, GeorgiaTrend, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Jacobs, NorSouth, Southwest Airlines and The Collaborative Firm.

South Metro Development Outlook has grown to become the largest conference of its kind in south metropolitan Atlanta, empowering the connections between investors, entrepreneurs, and public officials. The upcoming SMDO Conference will be held on February 20, 2020 at the Georgia International Convention Center (GICC) in College Park, Georgia.

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