October 2018

Featured Learning and Development Opportunities
Georgia BankPAC Golf Classic - Oct. 17, Forsyth
GBA’s Political Action Committee (PAC) supports candidates who will listen to our members’ concerns. You can help fund these efforts by participating in Leadership GBA’s annual golf tournament Oct. 17 at The Club at River Forest, Forsyth. The proceeds will be donated to the GBA StatePAC. This tournament is a great opportunity to invite your legislators to meet and play golf with your colleagues in the banking industry. Click here to register...
Marketing Peer Group Meeting - Oct. 23, Macon
GBA’s Fall Marketing Peer Group meeting will focus on the customer experience, video marketing with a session presented by Third Wave Digital and ample time for peer exchange and discussion. The committee has hand-picked programming that will provide the tools and strategies you need to tell your bank’s unique story, and attendees will receive a special offer from GBA Associate Member BankMarketingCenter.com. Click here to register…
De Novo Bank Accelerator Webinar Series - Bi-Weekly through Dec. 12
Our new webinar series presented in partnership with Troutman Sanders and Porter Keadle Moore will continue this month with “Assembling Organizers, a Management Team and a Board of Directors for a De Novo Bank” Oct. 3, “The Application Process for Chartering a New Bank “ Oct. 17 and “Regulatory Views on De Novo Banks” Oct. 31. You may register for individual webinars or the series, in which experts on banking, law, accounting, capital access, regulations and more will provide a practical guide for evaluating opportunities for new bank formation in Georgia and a road map for moving forward. Click here to register…
Call for Conference Program Ideas - Ongoing
As GBA committees meet to plan their spring conferences, we thought it would be a good time to remind our membership to please let us know if you have a topic you’d like the committee to take up or consider for programming. If you’re an Associate Member company, now’s the time to reach out if you have an expert and trending topic area to suggest. We’ll consider topics and ideas for seminars, webinars and conference sessions. Please include specific details about the topic, a short description, the presenter’s credentials and contacts and any other helpful details. Contact GBA’s Alison Moreau, 404.420.2034, with ideas. Upcoming committee meetings are:

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