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.

Event Details

Registration is required due to limited seating. Ticket cost includes breakfast and parking. $15 of your registration may be considered a tax-deductible gift to support the Terry College of Business.


Breakfast: 7:00 – 7:45 a.m.
Program: 7:45 – 8:30 a.m.
Networking: 8:30 – 9:00 a.m.

Ticket Prices

Single Event Ticket: $30
Season Ticket: $215


Terry Executive Education Center
Live Oak Square
Second Floor, Lobby Level
3475 Lenox Road
Atlanta, GA 30326


Complimentary parking in the Live Oak Square deck on Kingsboro Road. Kingsboro intersects with Lenox Road one block south of Peachtree Road. Walkway access to the building is on parking level 4.

Upcoming Speakers


Interested in hearing from past Terry Third Thursday speakers?

Next Speaker

November 16, 2023

Ryan Oliver

Former Managing Director, X (previously Twitter Next)

Ryan Oliver is the former managing director for X, previously Twitter Next. In that role, he led a cross-disciplinary group of strategists, marketers, data scientists, creators, designers, technologists, content editors and producers focused on helping the world’s largest brands achieve their marketing and advertising goals. 

Before joining Twitter in 2013, Oliver spent seven years at General Electric. He served in various marketing and sales management positions and graduated from GE’s Experienced Commercial Leadership Program before ultimately serving as chief of staff to the chief marketing officer.

Based in Atlanta, Oliver serves on the board of directors for the Atlanta Community Food Bank and the advisory board for Furkids. He is a founding board member of Kate’s Club, an Atlanta-based charity helping children who are grieving a loved one. He holds an MBA from the University of Texas and a BA in history from the University of Georgia.

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