Location Change

The Terry College of Business is remodeling areas of the Terry Executive Education Center from March until July 2019. During this time, the Terry Third Thursday event series will be hosted by our event partner and sponsor Synovus at 3400 Overton Park Drive SE, Suite 600.

Terry Third Thursday is a breakfast speaker series for the Atlanta business community that features influential speakers, as well as special guests from the University of Georgia, who bring local and global perspectives on business and innovation.

Next Presentation

Frank Patterson

Frank Patterson

President, Pinewood Atlanta Studios

June 20, 2019

Frank Patterson serves as president of Pinewood Atlanta Studios, the second largest purpose-built film studio in North America.

Previously, he was CEO and co-founder of the digital production company Pulse Evolution. Throughout his career, Patterson has led and founded several film companies, including Houston Cinema Group and Envisage Media. He is also an educator, teaching film production at Florida State University’s College of Motion Picture Arts.

For his passion for developing new talent, Patterson has been named one of the nation’s top film mentors by the Hollywood Reporter and honored by the Florida Governor’s Office. His creative and research activities are focused on the intersection of artificial intelligence and immersive technology.

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Upcoming Presenters

About the Speaker Series

Cost + Schedule

Registration is required due to limited seating. Ticket cost includes breakfast and parking.

  • Single event ticket: $30
  • Season ticket: $215
Breakfast 7:00am to 7:45am
Program 7:45am to 8:30am
Networking 8:30am to 9:00am
$5 of your registration may be considered a tax-deductible gift to support the Terry College of Business.

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Media Sponsors

Atlanta Business Chronicle
WABE 90.1, Atlanta's NPR Station


  • AIG
  • Aon
  • AT&T
  • Bibb Distributing Comapany
  • Chick-fil-A Foundation
  • Cox Enterprises, Inc.
  • Crawford & Company
  • Danette and J. Gavin Beck
  • Georgia Power Company
  • Knox Properties
  • Merrill Lynch
  • Raymond James & Associates
  • Regions Bank
  • Renée and Hill A. Feinberg
  • State Bank & Trust
  • TaxConnex, LLC
  • The Coca-Cola Company
  • WestRock
  • Zurich Insurance


3400 Overton Park Drive SE
Suite 600 (Synovus Community Room)
Atlanta, GA 30339