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Vinings Business Association
Proudly Serving Vinings Since 2006



The Vinings Business Association (VBA) Has 2 Meetings/Events Per Month



First (1st) Tuesday, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Lunch Location may vary see below for current month

 After Hours:

Third (3rd) Tuesday, Usually 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm (unless stated)

Location Varies

Special Events Scheduled Periodically
With Dates and Times Provided on Website
Visitors and Guests Welcome at All Events

(Scroll further down for details on all events)


Membership Info


The VBA is Now Accepting New Members

No Industry Restrictions


VBA Membership Levels or to Enroll 


View membership levels and select your level

Then click "Membership Information" above

Basic membership begins at $95 for 12 months,
re-newing on the month of enrollment.

Or contact a Board member for information


  Nov 1
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Guests, Visitors, Interested Citizens Welcome, No Industry Restrictions
     5 Finalists for 2016 Vinings Business of the Year
Veterans Recognition
(US Veterans Day 11/11)

Lunch Location
Hotel Indigo Atlanta Vinings
2857 Paces Ferry Rd
Atlanta, GA 30339
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
All Attendees, need to pre-register on line at least 24 hours in advance.
You can pay online with card, or after registering, you can print out an invoice and bring with you.
Plan on cash or checks at the door, occasional card swipe ability.
Lunch is $20.00 for Members
  • $25.00 for online pre-registered Non-Members/Guests
  • $30.00 for Non-Members/Guests at the door without pre-registration
  • (convenience charge may appear for non-member online credit card purchases)
    Guests and Visitors Welcome, No Industry Restrictions
    General Format
    Networking; Buffet Lunch; Updates on Vinings Events and VBA Activities; Speaker; Community Announcements
    Lunch Sponsor
    Bob Smith
    Health Markets
    Providing help to small businesses evaluating how individual health insurance plans vs group plans can help increase profitability and employee satisfaction. Assisting the health coverage decisions of individuals & families with the goal of providing affordable health coverage while shielding them from the financial sting a medical event can cause.



    Check-Out Our
    Official VBA FaceBook Page

    Next After Hours
    Nov 15
    5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    Some Food and Drinks Included
    VBA Member Registration Required
     VBA Members Need to Pre Register by 10/26 and May Bring 1 VBA member in your group or 1 guest, 2 total attendees per member
    VBA Members, After Clicking Link Above, Login to VBA Site as a Member, Then Register
    Link Will Work Until Registration is Full
    3621 Vinings Slope Dr
    Atlanta, GA 30339
    (next to QuikTrip)


    Located in the heart of Vinings, 101 Steak is a modern take on the traditional steakhouse. From the entrepreneurial team behind 101 Concepts (Food 101, Meehan’s Public House, Cibo e Beve, Smoke Ring, Restaurant Paradis), 101 Steak features a contemporary, chef-driven menu with high-quality steaks and seafood, a raw bar and more than 100 wines by the glass, 50 of which are reserve wines. Chef Joey Ahn pays homage to respected classics with his seasonal menu, incorporating global influences and features à la carte meat and seafood favorites to pair with a variety of creative side dishes. 101 Steak is a flavorful addition to the Atlanta restaurant community, bringing locally sourced, quality ingredients to the table and serving them with the expertise and hospitality diners have come to expect from 101 Concepts.
    At 101 Steak, we offer multiple private dining settings to suit the needs of both large events and more intimate gatherings. The Overlook Room can accommodate up to 50 guests, while The Board Room sits 12, and The Tasting Room can seat up to 8 guests, respectively. Our catering menu features executive chef Joe Ahn’s innovative, chef-driven steakhouse fare and offers menu selections that include family style appetizers and side dishes, salads, entrees and desserts. Custom menus are also available upon request.
     VBA Event Contact: 




    Meet Our New Corporate Members




    Upcoming Lunch Speakers/Programs 

    Nov 1
    Speakers:  5 Finalists for VBA Business of the Year
    and Veterans Recognition
    Dec 6
    Winner Announcement, 2016 Business of the Year
    and Speaker TBA
    Jan 3
    Feb 7
    Ronnie Genser
    Bereavement Navigators

     Upcoming  Lunch Sponsors  

    Nov 1
    Health  Markets
    Bob Smith
    Dec 6
    UPS Store
    Joseph Marlbrough
    Lillie Glass
    Don and Thom Lillie
    Jan 3
    Feb 7

    VBA Lunch Sponsorships Available

    Lunch Sponsorship Benefits
    We provide to you 1 month FREE advertising with your logo and link on the VBA website seen by over 2400 people; your information included in an email blast in "your month" to over 700 people; able to put flyers/cards at lunch table-place settings; 5 minute lunch presentation.
    $100 VBA Member, $150 Non Member
    Checks made to: Vinings Business Association
    Or you can sign up with credit card online, for an available month, or send request below 

    To sponsor a lunch, view the above list of available months and then email your request with an alternate month requested to:

    Glenn Christian


     Upcoming After Hours


    Usually 3rd Tuesdays, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm, unless stated:

    (usually no charge unless stated)

    Nov 15
    101 Steak, Vinings
    Dec 20
    GRUB Burger Bar
    Akers Mill SQ
    Jan 17
    South City Kitchen
    Feb 21
    Cobb Pkwy
    March 21
    Hotel Indigo
    April 18
    Braves Game Motor Coach Trip
    from Vinings to SunTrust Park

    Would you like to sponsor an after hours event 3rd Tuesday's of the month, 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm?

    Even if you are not a restaurant/bar, you can sponsor the event for your company at a local venue or your Vinings-area office.

    Contact for information on how we can help you promote your business and help your event succeed.  You'll get a full month free advertising on our website seen by over 2400 people, one free lunch at our regular monthly luncheon in "your" month to make the event announcement and we email info

     about your organization/company/location to over 700 people.




    2016 VBA Officers


    Glenn Christian, Chairman
    Charles Rea, President
    Judy Brinkley, Vice President
    Chris Heuser, Treasurer
    Katrina Kaiser, Immediate Past-President
    Raphael Fisher, Membership
    Bill Borden, Corp Secretary 
    VBA Lunch Meeting
    1st Tuesday of the Month





    Executive Club is on hiatus until further notice