The Metro Atlanta Chamber, which represents more than 4,000 member companies that employ nearly one million workers in the region, announced on November 21st that Hala Moddelmog has been elected President by the MAC Executive Committee. She will take office on Jan. 6, 2014.
Moddelmog replaces Sam A. Williams who announced his retirement in June after 17 years as MAC President. “I am honored to join the Metro Atlanta Chamber,” said Moddelmog. “Atlanta is uniquely positioned for success with its diverse economy, global access, abundant talent and low costs of business and lifestyle. I am looking forward to joining my colleagues on the MAC team, our board members and volunteers, as we build on a strong foundation of excellence and success to create and retain jobs, foster growth and prosperity, and promote metro Atlanta as the premier place to live, work and play.” Moddelmog, a Georgia native, has extensive experience leading successful, high performance organizations. [ ... ]