Location Change

The Terry College of Business is currently remodeling areas of the Terry Executive Education Center. During this time, the Terry Third Thursday event series will be hosted by our event partner and sponsor Synovus at 3400 Overton Park Drive SE, Suite 600. The event series will return to the Terry Executive Education Center in January 2020.

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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Bob Pinckney

Bob Pinckney

Director of Entrepreneurship, University of Georgia

September 19, 2019

Robert H. “Bob” Pinckney is director of the UGA Entrepreneurship Program, which is housed in the Terry College and serves all the university’s schools and colleges.

Prior to joining UGA, Pinckney was CEO of EvoShield LLC, a sports apparel company that topped the Bulldog 100 list of fastest-growing companies led by UGA alumni. Before that, he had a distinguished career starting global telecommunications businesses with customer bases spanning Latin America, the U.S. and Asia.

Pinckney earned a bachelor’s degree from the Terry College and an MBA from Harvard Business School. Following graduation, he worked with Portman Properties in Atlanta and San Francisco, and Probursa Investment Bank.

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About the Speaker Series

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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Atlanta Business Chronicle
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  • AIG
  • Aon
  • AT&T
  • Bibb Distributing Comapany
  • 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
  • WestRock
  • Zurich Insurance


3400 Overton Park Drive SE
Suite 600 (Synovus Community Room)
Atlanta, GA 30339