Since advance planning can help you make the most of your stay at iGm/FW 99, we are happy to provide this Official iGm/FW 99 Planner and Guide to Atlanta. This guide provides important information about iGm/FW 99 itself such as the conference schedule, list of exhibitors* and floor plan. It also includes helpful information about Atlanta such as lodging and restaurants, city attractions and transportation options.
iGm/FW 99 this November 3-5 has generated such phenomenal interest that it promises to be the largest in iGm/FW history. More than 240 companies and 1300 booths will showcase the newest and best in the glass and fenestration industries.
A full slate of seminars and workshops is also planned. These seminars are designed to provide valuable information and innovative techniques to improve productivity, increase management effectiveness and refine your sales and marketing efforts.
Combine these tremendous opportunities to do business with the countless attractions of this years cosmopolitan host city, Atlanta, Georgia, and the possibilities become endless. Industry News - May 1999
We hope you find this guide helpful as you plan to make the most of iGm/FW 99 this November 3-5 in Atlanta. We encourage you to call if you have any questions or need more information about iGm/FW 99.
See you in Atlanta!!
*List of exhibitors as of press time.
Photo courtesy of AC&VB. Photographer: Kevin Rose
Show Managed by Dame Associates
51 Church St.
Boston, MA 02116
617/482-3596 or 800/843-3263; fax: 617/423-0245
Show Produced by Interglassmetal Corp.
P.O. Box 187
Ossining, NY 10562
Planner and Show Guide Published by KEY Communications Inc.
P.O. Box 569
Garrisonville, VA 22463
540/720-5584; fax: 540/720-5687
|Hilton & Towers (Headquarters Hotel)
265 Peachtree Center Ave.
Single $156/Double $169
|Days Inn - Downtown
300 Spring St.
Single $109/Double $119
|Inn at the Peachtrees Best Western
330 W Peachtree
Single/ Double $122
|The Spirit of Atlanta
165 Courtland and International
Single/ Double $106; $20 each additional person
|Embassy Suites Hotel - Downtown
267 Marietta St.
Single/ Double $185
|The Georgian Terrace
659 Peachtree St.
Single $165/Double $175
|Omni Hotel at CNN Center (Closest to show)
Single $179/Double $199
160 Spring St. and International
Single $165/Double $175
|Holiday Inn - Downtown
Single $119/Double $129
181 Peachtree St.
|Days Inn - Airport
4601 Best Rd.
Single/ Double $70
|Westin Peachtree Plaza
210 Peachtree St.
Single $155/Double $175
|Acro Extrusion Corp. Booth 933
ACTUAL of America Inc. Booth 2523
ADCO and AlliedSignal Co. Booth 835
Adhesives Research Inc. Booth 1601
Alumet Manufacturing Inc. Booth 1435
American Architectural Mfgrs Assoc. Booth 926
Amesbury Group Inc. Booth 335
Automated Manufacturing Solutions Booth 1600
Azon USA Inc. Booth 1852
Aztech Inc. Booth 733
|La Revista del Vidrio, Fachadas y Ventanas Booth 2023
L.B. Plastics Inc. Booth 1316
Lineal Components Inc. Booth 1035
|BayForm Booth 1335
BC Glass & Glazing Magazine Booth 2023
Besten Inc. Booth 2651
Billco Manufacturing Inc. Booth 1517
Bostik Inc. Booth 2031
Bystronic Inc. Booth 1943
|MacInnes Tool Company Booth 2000
Marley Mouldings Inc. Booth 2517
Maya Positioning Equipment Co. Inc Booth 1134
Mikron Industries Inc. Booth 1208
Morton International Inc. Specialty Chemicals Group Booth 533
|Capital Tape Company Booth 1602
Carlson Systems Engineering Booth 2943
Chelsea Building Products Booth 2233
Chemetall Chemical Products Booth 2835
Colonial Metal Products Inc. Booth 3021
Competitive Edge Resources Inc. Booth 2227
CP Films Inc. Booth 3061
|National Wood Window & Door Association Booth TBA
New Hudson Corporation Booth 2634
Norton Performance Plastics Booth 1516
Novatech Glass Inc. Booth 1235
Novus Inc/Autostock Scratch Removal Booth 1514
|Dayton Technologies Booth 627
Dlubak Corporation Booth 1108
|Palmer Mirror Mastics Booth 1417
Pecora Corporation Booth 1433
Perfect Tinning Corporation Booth 1343
P.H. Tech Corporation Booth 2417
PMC Software Inc. Booth 1317
PPG Industries Inc. Booth 3122
Pres-On Tape & Gasket Corp. Booth 1532
Prestik Manufacturing Inc. Booth 2933
Pro-Line Machinery Inc. Booth 1343
|Edgetech, I.G. Inc. Booth 2743
Elumatec U.S.A. Inc. Booth 1642
ENERPRO - Engineered Profiles Booth 1761
|Quality Lineals Inc. Booth 1000|
|Fiberlux Inc. Booth 435
Film Technologies International Booth 1915
First Systech International Inc. Booth 1923
The Fletcher-Terry Company Booth TBA
Formtech Enterprises Inc. Booth 2734
Frank Lowe Rubber & Gasket Co. Inc. Booth 2317
|Rehau Inc. Booth 1017
Rite Screen Inc. Booth 2008
Roto Hardware Systems Booth 2735
Round Top Window Products Booth 2223
Royal Group Technologies Ltd Booth 2217
|Gaer Hardware Ltd. Booth 2028
GlasPac Total Solutions Booth 1102
Glasslam N.G.I. Inc. Booth 2323
Glassline Corporation Booth 1609
Glass Equipment Development Inc. Booth TBA
Grafco Booth 1175
G-U Hardware Inc. Booth 443
|Sampson Automation Company Inc. Booth 843
Schlegel Systems Inc. Booth 1423
Screen Manufacturers Association Booth 1101
Sommer & Maca Industries Inc. Booth 2009
Soniplastics Inc. Booth 1117
Southwall Technologies Booth 1429
Spadix Technologies Inc. Booth 1931
Spectus Systems Booth 2123
Sturtz Machinery Inc. Booth 1023
|H.B. Fuller Company Booth 3122
H-O Products Corp Booth 2414
Hygrade Metal Moulding Manufacturing Booth 1753
|Tamglass Limited Oy Booth 623
Thermoplast Inc. Booth 2511
Tom Brown Inc. Booth 1901
Tony & Dannie Hardware Co. Ltd. Booth 1929
Tools for Bending Inc. I.G. Booth 1161
TruSeal Technologies Inc. Booth 2443
Truth Hardware, a FKI Industries Company Booth 923
|IBP Equipment Inc. Booth 2115
Ideal Security Inc. Booth 1002
Industrial Gasket & Shim Co. Inc. Booth 1001
Intek Plastics Inc. Booth 1219
|Ultra Hardware Products Inc Booth 1700
Unruh Fabricators Inc. Booth 1743
Urban Machinery Booth 1717
USGlass Magazine Booth 2023
|JW Window Components Inc. Booth 626||Ventana USA Booth 2411
Venture Tape Corporation Booth 2535
Vesuvius McDanel Company Booth 2635
|Kommerling Canada Booth 1509||WAKEFIELD Booth 2133
Wegoma Inc. Booth 1043
W & F Manufacturing Inc. Booth 1215
Window Film Magazine Booth 2023
Windshield & Glass Repair Magazine Booth 2023
WINMAC Booth 1650
Witte North America Ltd. Booth 1217
Wood's Powr-Grip Co. Inc. Booth 2643
Atlanta is full of history, arts and culture. Highlighted are just a few of the many attractions Atlanta has to offer.
Atlanta History Center/Buckhead 404/814-4000
130 West Paces Ferry Road, NW
(MARTA: Mon-Sat, Bus 23 leaving Lenox. Sunday- get off at Peachtree & W. Paces Ferry Rd., walk south on W. Paces Ferry Road)
Tour two historic homes and visit exhibits on the Civil War.
Admission: Adults $7, Students/Seniors $5, youths 6-17 $4, children 5 and under FREE (general admission includes museum, all exhibitions and gardens)
CNN Center 404/827-2300
One CNN Center, Suite 275
MARTA -Omni/ Dome/WCC Station)
Tour studios while they are broadcasting. See the largest unsupported escalator in the Southeast - eight stories tall!
World of Coca-Cola 404/676-5151
55 Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive
(MARTA: Five Points Station)
A one-of-a-kind attraction with more than 1,000 artifacts and futuristic soda fountains.
Admission: Adults $6, Seniors (55+) $4, Children 6-12 $3, Children 5 and under FREE.
High Museum of Art 404/577-6940
30 John Wesley Dobbs Ave. NE
(MARTA - adjacent to Peachtree Center Station)
Houses art from European and American to African.
Underground Atlanta 404/523-2311
Peachtree at Alabama streets
(MARTA: entrance located opposite Five Points Station)
Six blocks in the heart of Atlanta with over 100 specialty shops and eateries.
Jimmy Carter Library and Museum 404/331-0296
(MARTA Bus 16 (Noble) to Cleburne Avenue from Five Points Station)
Films, videos and displays on the office of the Presidency of Jimmy Carter.
Admission: Adults $4, Senior citizens $3, 16 and under FREE
Martin Luther King Jr. Historic District 404/524-1956
449 Auburn Ave, NE
(MARTA Bus 3 from Five Points Station or Edgewood/Candler Park Station)
Visit The King Center - Dr. Kings grave, birth home and Ebenezer Baptist Church where he preached. Self-guided tours.
Rhodes Hall 404/881-9980
1516 Peachtree St NW
Romanessqe Revival house that was completed in 1904. Features exquisite stained-glass windows, winding hand-carved mahogany staircase and elaborate woodwork and plasterwork on its main floor.
Fernbank Museum of History and Fernbank Science Center 404/370-0960
767 Clifton Road, NE
(MARTA Bus 2 from North Avenue or Avondale Station)
A 150 acre environmental/education complex including a planetarium, observatory and the Fernbank Forest.
Museum admission: Adults $6.95, Students/Senior $7.95, Children 12 and under $4.95
Georgias Stone Mountain Park 770/498-5700
(MARTA Bus 120 from Avondale station)
A 3,200 acre park with the worlds largest mass of exposed granite, complete with a three-acre carving of the Confederate heroes of the Civil War. Includes swimming, fishing, tennis, golf, skylift and other activities.
Admission: $6 per car.
Atlanta Falcons (Football)
For info check out www.atlantafalcons.com or call 404/249-6400 or 800/326-4000
Atlanta Thrashers (Hockey)
Debuts October 1999 in Atlanta arena
Tickets will range from $10 - $70
For info. check out www.atlantathrashers.com or call 404/584-PUCK
Exhibitors and attendees can make dining arrangements through a courtesy link established on the iGm/FW site: www.igmfw.com or directly at www.savvydiner.com The link connects individuals to a dining guide for Atlanta restaurants. The search can be done by name, type of cuisine or by type of dining experience (ex: casual, upscale). Information provided includes address, hours and phone number, type of cuisine with a sample menu, any special attire required and credit cards that are accepted. Reservations can be made on-line and Savvydiner will confirm within 24 hours.
**Atlanta Fish Market (Seafood) 404/2626/3165
**Nava (Southwest) 404/240-1984
Fado Irish Pub 404/841-0066
**LaGrotta (Italian) 770/395-9925
**Maggianos Little Italy (Italian) 404/816-9650
Ruths Chris Steak House 404/365-0660
Front Page News (Cajun and Creole) 404/897-3500
Johnny Rockets Underground Atlanta (50s-style diner) 404/525-7117
Official All-Star Cafe 404/589-8326
**South City Kitchen (American) 404/873-7358
The Varsity (famous for chili dogs and onion rings) 404/881-1706
**Surin (Thai) 404/892-7789
Busy Bee Cafe (Soul Food) 404/525-9212
** Hot Picks courtesy of Southern Aluminum Finishing employees who live and work in Atlanta, GA.
Full of art galleries, eclectic boutiques and specialty eateries.
Buckhead - (located six miles north of downtown) - More than 1,400 retail outlets, 69 art galleries and hundreds of restaurants.
Buckhead, is known as a center for antique enthusiasts.
Norcross, GA - 1.7 million square feet (scheduled to open August 1999) - Lord & Taylor, Nordstrom, Dillards.
Downtown Atlanta - 3.5 million square feet. Four buildings that are open to trade only: Atlanta Gift Mart, Atlanta Merchandise Mart, Atlanta Apparel Mart and Inforum.
Atlantas #1 place to shop, (outlet mall).
MARTA (rapid transit) 404/848-4711
Checker Cab Co. 404/351-1111
Holliday Auto Rental 404/768-2120
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