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GEDA 2020 Small Business ROCK STAR Awards - Canceled

GEDA 2020 Small Business ROCK STAR Awards - Canceled

Registration for this event will open February 20, 2020.

Monday, April 20, 2020
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM (EDT)

* Registration open until 4/20/20 at 12:00 PM (EST)

Event Details


Join us at the Georgia Aquarium on April 20th, as we announce this year's Small Business ROCK STARS and celebrate all small businesses across Georgia.

Christa Pitts, Co-CEO of Elf on a Shelf will participate in a "fire-side chat" interview with our moderator and emcee Crystal Edmondson of the Atlanta Business Chronicle.


Christa Pitts is the co-CEO of Creatively Classic Activities and Books, LLC, the Atlanta-based products and entertainment company that launched the internationally renowned brand The Elf on the Shelf®. A strategic business visionary, she oversees the company’s operations (sourcing and production, sales, marketing and supply chain) and is the co-founder and executive producer of Scout Elf Productions™. Pitts has guided the company to its status as an internationally recognized resource for children’s holiday toys, traditions, and entertainment. The company currently carries 150 products. It’s also globally recognized for the brand Elf Pets®. She has directed movement of the company’s product lines into 12 international markets.


Parking is available in the deck at the Georgia Aquarium.  Click HERE to learn more and pre-pay for parking. 

April 2020 Event Pricing

  Early Registration Regular Registration Late Registration
Dates Until 3/31/2020 4/1/2020-4/11/2020 4/12/2020-4/20/2020
Member Pricing $50.00 $55.00 $60.00
Non-member Pricing $65.00 $70.00 $75.00

You can also purchase table that includes 10 tickets for $500.00. You can choose this option when you are registering online.


·A registrant who does not submit a written cancellation, or attend the luncheon, is considered a "No Show.”No-Shows are not eligible for refunds or credits, and are still liable for outstanding balances.Those who are ill and have a doctor’s excuse or a death in the family will be excused.

·Substitutions will be accepted at any time.

·There will be no refunds or credits for cancellations after the close of business (5 p.m.) on seven days prior the event.

·All cancellation requests must be received in writing (email or hard copy) and must be received by the stated cancellation deadline.

·Refund requests must include the name of the attendee.

·When possible, refunds will be credited back to the original credit card used for payment.

·For those who have registered and choose the bill me or pay by check option you are still subject to the refund policy

For More Information:

Kelly McLendon
Kelly McLendon
CAE Manager of Member Services Georgia Economic Developers Association (404)962-4110