The new Ritz Group 3.0 ACCELERATOR NETWORK showcases the TOP 100 later-stage companies in Georgia.   The BATCH is submitted by Accelerator Network Partners (VC, Fund Managers, Organizations, Co-Working Space and Accelerators) in Georgia.    (learn more)

JOIN the Ritz Group

Open Mike


Shark Attack

Subscribe/Update the e-Newsletter  (its FREE)  

The Ritz Group is a Non-Profit Member Association with over 3,500 Members who meet nine months a year on the second Thursday of each month,  from 4:30 to 7:30pm at the City Club  of  Buckhead. Ritz Group Members do not pay event door fees.  Guests and non-members pay $20 for Pre-Registratlion and $30 at the door the day of the event. Food and a Cash Bar are provided.  Valet and covered parking are complimentary.   Bring tickets to the 18th floor reception desk for validation       

In the Main Event Atrium we network amoung our eight (8) Exhibitors.  Exhibitors rent a covered 6-foot booth to demo, pitch, brand and meet every investor Exhibitor Set-Up begins at 3:30pm   (learn more)

Shark Attack is a main event production conducted at the monthly networking meetings.  Shark Attack is hosted by Bob Rathbun, Fox Sports South Broadcaster and features 3 ICON Industry Leaders (Sharks) vs. 3 Pitch Tank eEntrepreneur winners (Bait).    (learn more)

Sign-Up for the monthly newsletter  by completing the following application.  If you currently receive our emails please UPDATE your profile by entering any change fields below.   

 Monthy Networking Event

At 5:30 three (3) Sharks or guest speakers will share their perspective for 3" to 5" including questions.   The goals is to provide the audience with valuable insite on what is happening in the capital eco-system. 



Networking begins at 4:30 on the 19th Floor Atrium.  and is concluded at 5:30 before going to the Mark Twain Room for the Main Event (Shark Attack or Pitch-A-Thon)

Innovation Stars Pitch-A-Thon

Quarterly, the Ritz Group showcases its Innovation Stars Accelerator Network  by featuring 10 Future Stars in a Pitch-A-Thon where they present their 3 minute power point deck, entertain audience questions and receive feedback through  "live" audience voting.      (learn more)

Simular to the popular ABC TV show, the Ritz Group SHARK ATTACK features 3 ICON Sharks vs. 3 companies pitching for 3 minutes with ten minutes of questioning from the Sharks and the audience. (learn more)


Become a Partner