Alliance is one of the largest private U.S. multifamily companies with offices throughout the West, Southwest, South-Central, Southeast, Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. It has invested in more than $3 billion of real estate and manages a $9 billion portfolio with a focus toward superior local leadership and a comprehensive national support infrastructure.


The Atlanta Society of Finance and Investment Professionals (ASFIP) was founded in 1961 to serve the practitioner’s need for specialized knowledge, advanced studies, and information on new developments in investments and financial management. It is one of the largest of the more than 135 CFA Institute member societies and affiliates with more than 1,300 members.


Since 2002, Atlanta Capital Group has brought a combination of personalized investment and strategic, comprehensive financial planning to wealth management. The Atlanta-based independent firm serves high net worth individuals, foundations, endowments and retirement plans and has more than $1.7 billion in assets under advisement.


Batson-Cook Construction, founded in 1915, builds a wide range of commercial projects for healthcare, industrial, manufacturing and private development clients throughout the Southeast. We have the heart of a family-owned general contractor with the reach of a global construction firm. We build with passion. We operate with integrity.


Batson-Cook Development Company is a fully integrated real estate organization providing development and capital solutions primarily through partnerships on commercial real estate projects in the Southeastern United States. Based in Atlanta, Georgia Batson-Cook Development Company offers a wide variety of real estate services from development and construction, to equity and credit enhancements, to brokerage and property management. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of Kajima USA.


Bottling Investments Group is a division of The Coca-Cola Company dedicated to investing in Coca-Cola bottling operations around the world. BIG provides leadership to drive growth in crucial markets, provides venture capital to move quickly, and often amends structural or ownership challenges. BIG is currently in 19 countries and works to maintain a healthy balance of franchise and company-owned bottlers in the system.


Eagle Merchant Partners is an Atlanta, Ga.-based private equity firm focused on the acquisition of middle market companies in the consumer, business services and industrial sectors in the Southeastern United States.  The partnership is one of the most experienced private equity investors in the region, with its principals having invested more than $1 billion of equity in eleven transactions.


Novare Group is a real estate development and investment company headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, consisting of several investment and operating companies, including Novare Group Holdings, LLC, NGI Investments, LLC, and TWELVE Hotels and Residences, LLC. Since 1995, Novare Group has developed over 12,600 high-rise residences in 38 buildings in the United States.


Centennial Park District is an authentic world-class entertainment destination in the heart of downtown Atlanta. It is home to must-see attractions, noted restaurants, hotels, lounges and much more. It is where visitors and residents go for sporting events and special events, a day out and a night on the town in a safe, inviting and authentic urban core.


Cumberland Trust is an independent partner to advisors providing comprehensive trust services to families. It is a dedicated corporate fiduciary that does not manage money, and completes the trusted team of advisors which often includes their estate planning attorney, financial advisor and accountant. Founded in 2001, Cumberland Trust has $2.3 billion in assets under administration.


Dorsey Alston, Realtors has been serving the community for more than 65 years with integrity, discretion and professionalism. It is the oldest privately owned residential real estate company in the metro area. With more than 200 Realtors, the company has provided the best home buying and home selling experience for generations of Atlantans and their families.


Westbridge Partners is an Atlanta-based commercial real estate firm with extensive experience rehabilitating and restoring historic structures and developing unique product types. Westbridge helmed the development of the southern side of the Westside Provisions District including the bridge and is responsible for much of the redevelopment around 14th Street and Howell Mill Road in Midtown. The firm has played a critical role in transforming West Midtown into a retail and restaurant destination.