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.

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Griff Lynch

Executive Director, Georgia Ports Authority

October 18, 2018

Topic: TBA

Griff Lynch is the Executive Director of the Georgia Ports Authority, a 1,250-person strong state port authority that owns and operates strategic gateways serving the U.S. Southeast.

As Executive Director, Lynch oversees all port activity involving the deepwater ports of Savannah and Brunswick, as well as inland terminal operations in Bainbridge and Murray County, Georgia. Directing one of Georgia’s largest economic engines, he manages a budget with annual operating revenues of $425 million.

A proven leader in the maritime industry, Lynch brings 30 years of experience in the design and implementation of major port expansions, the effective execution of sustainable profit and productivity models and identifying winning sales and marketing strategies.

Lynch graduated from the State University of New York at Maritime College in 1988, and now lives in Savannah with his wife Denise and their children.

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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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Synovus

 

Media Sponsors

Atlanta Business Chronicle
WABE 90.1, Atlanta's NPR Station

Partners

  • AIG
  • AON
  • AT&T
  • Bibb Distributing Comapny
  • 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
  • THEGEORGIAWAY.COM | NIKE
  • WestRock
  • Zurich Insurance

Location

Terry Executive Education Center
Live Oak Square
Second Floor, Lobby Level
3475 Lenox Road
Atlanta, GA 30326
404-842-4825
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