The Trade Council of Den- mark in Atlanta opened its doors to partners, business associates and friends. The reception marked the official inauguration of the new offices located at 3630 Peachtree Road N.E. These new premises also host a number of Danish businesses through the Trade Council’s Accelerator program, as well as the Danish American Chamber of Commerce.
The reception was held in connection with a management meeting for the board of Trade Council North America hosted by Trade Commissioner Carsten Rosendahl. Attending were members of the Management Team from the Danish missions in Atlanta, Chicago, New York, Silicon Valley and Washington D.C.
The doors opened at 5.00 pm and the guest had the opportunity to mingle and enjoy re- freshments provided by a local Danish caterer. Trade Commissioner Carsten Rosendahl held the opening speech, welcoming everyone to the new premises and presenting each Trade Council Board member including the Ambassador of Den- mark to the USA, Mr. Peter Taksøe-Jensen. The Ambassador talked about the long history of diplomatic ties between Denmark and the State of Georgia and the importance of these, as well as the work of the Trade Council and its partners. After the speeches the guests toured the office.
It was a great evening marking the importance of the Danish presence in Atlanta (established in 1968) with about 60 attending guests and a very nice atmosphere.