The Chemical Businesses (CHB) Group was started as a self-sustaining committee of the Georgia Section. From 2008 through 2011, several initiatives were begun to explore the interests of the Georgia Section’s chemical business community. The group provides a forum for the more than 300 CHB within the 31 counties encompassing the Georgia Section, of which metro-Atlanta is a subset. The forum fosters business development through B2B networking, and networking by job function, across various chemical industry sectors.
Typical participants have business responsibilities, either in new business development or sales and marketing. The Group attracts a core group of industry members who support the effort and actively participate in events. Participating companies range from very small to multinational firms. In fact, we had to drop “small” from the group name because local divisions of multi-national companies wanted to be included and because mid-size companies did not want to join an organization for small companies. Participating companies represent chemical manufacturing, equipment and instrumentation, laboratory services, and consulting services.
The mission of the CHB Group is to provide greater value to industry members by:
Some examples of past meetings and seminars targeted at the chemical industry include:
If you are interested in participating in events or would like to join the steering committee, please send an email to ATLSCHB@gmail.com