- Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Are you struggling with a business issue and don't know where to turn for help without costing an arm and a leg? Solve your business challenges over coffee, beers, or bites at The Globe. Pop in for a quick session of free advice with Four Athens experts focused on marketing, sales, legal, technical, and more. Monthly every third Tuesday.
- Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Whether you are looking for investors or just trying to make payroll, the sharks on the hit TV show say it often: you have to know your numbers. We’ll share lessons learned from the Shark Tank, as well as tools to help you stay informed and up-to-date. Join Mike Moffitt from MSM CPA as he outlines how to navigate the waters of entrepreneurship without getting eaten alive. He will be joined by Carla Caldwell, former US Director of Education for Xero. Lunch is provided. Please RSVP.
- Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Are you struggling with a business issue and don't know where to turn for help without costing an arm and a leg? Solve your business challenges over coffee, beers, or bites at The Globe on Lumpkin Street. Pop in for a quick session of free advice with business experts from the Four Athens community.
Community Office Hours is a monthly opportunity for folks to drop in and get advice on a variety of startup and small business challenges from Four Athens experts in marketing, business law, software development, financing, and more. Every third Tuesday.
- Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Join Four Athens for a Lunch & Learn! This month’s topic on the Qualifying Investor Tax Credit should be relevant to startups that may want to help their investors take advantage of this credit or investors looking to use it in a deal. The Qualifying Investor Tax Credit, or “Angel Investment Credit,” is designed to incentivize investors to fund early-stage businesses in Georgia. This year, the Georgia General Assembly extended the credit through 2017. This discussion will cover the details of the tax credit, its value to both businesses and their investors, and how to get certified and claim credits. Certification for the Angel Investor Credit is essential for Georgia startups seeking seed funding! Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP at http://www.fourathens.com/lunch-learn/
About the presenter: Jeff Weinkle, CPA is a tax manager at Habif, Arogeti & Wynne, LLP. He specializes in state and local taxation and has seven years of experience in tax planning and compliance for business entities. Jeff has authored articles on state tax incentives and legislation. In addition, he manages the Domestic-International Sales Corporation export incentive practice. Jeff earned a BBA in economics from the University of Georgia in 2007.
- Friday, May 8, 2015 at 2:30pm – 4:30pm
Keynote Speaker: William W. Douglas III (BBA 1983), executive vice president of supply chain for Coca-Cola Terry graduates will be personally recognized for all the hard work and dedication it takes to earn their Terry degree. Held in conjunction with the University of Georgia's spring graduation ceremony, Graduation Convocation is a…
- Friday, May 8, 2015
Undergraduate Ceremony in Sanford Stadium at 7 p.m.; Graduate Ceremony in Stegeman Coliseum at 10 a.m.
- Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 4:30pm – 6:00pm
This twice-annual event, formerly called Talk Tech, connects students with the tech startup community to discover opportunities and foster connections. Over 20 area startups will gather in the Boyd Science Library Lobby to demonstrate their businesses and network with UGA students. Free food and drinks are provided.
- Thursday, March 19, 2015
UGA withdrawal deadline for spring semester.
- Monday, February 16, 2015 at 5:00pm
The UGA eHub is accepting applications for new business ideas to be entered into their Spring 2015 Business Plan Accelerator. Companies that are accepted will be given $1000 to assist in the development of their accelerated Business Plan and investor pitch.
- Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 5:00pm – 7:00pm
Jackie Cannizzo, the Executive Director for the JCI Foundation, will be speaking on achieving greatness through leadership and sport. The JCI Foundation is an organization focused on promoting women's leadership in business, often through athletics. It strives to reach collegiate women in order to connect them with successful professional women to mentor and advise them through college and beyond. They use the experiences of fundraisers and leadership conferences to better understand the needs of young women in college as they look forward to their futures. She will be sharing info about how young women pursuing careers in business can benefit from education and mentorship of successful female professionals. Come meet Jackie and hear her WISE words!
- Monday, February 9, 2015 – Sunday, February 15, 2015
- Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 12:00pm – 5:00pm
Meet with recruiters seeking students to fill both internship and full time opportunities. Please dress professionally and bring copies of your résumé!
Shuttles will run from campus to the Classic Center between 11:30am and 5:00pm.
Bus stops for students include: Memorial Hall, Bio-Chem, Physics, across from the Library and the Classic Center
- Friday, December 19, 2014
- Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Friday class schedule in effect.
- Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at 7:00pm – 8:00pm
Students have the opportunity to surround themselves with a small group of like-minded student entrepreneurs facing the same problems and struggles. The Society of Entrepreneurs provides crucial support and insight into problems and holds each member accountable to their goals. This group is open to students from across campus and regularly has undergraduate and graduate students from various backgrounds (engineering, business, science, education, etc.).