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ARA hosts its 2022 EXPO 

With over 100 different vendors, and numerous members alike, ARA hosted its 2022 EXPO at the Gas South Arena. This EXPO had various different category leaders displaying the newest market trends that are going to come very soon. 

ARA Board of Directors touring the Core-Mark International Facility to better understand and seek opportunities of benefits for its Members

ARA Members Rally Together to Fight Childhood Cancer

Thanks to the generous support of Members and vendor partners during the silent auction at the recent EXPO, ARA was able to donate nearly $10,000 to the Rally Foundation. The generous donation was presented by ARA CEO Steve McCown and accepted by Emily Kallos, Senior Director of Development on behalf of the Rally Foundation. 

Our sincere thanks to each and every member that participated in the silent auction and contributed to fund the advancement of important research that will someday lead to cure for children's cancer. 



Atlanta Expo 2021 featured more than 90 exhibitors that participated in this one-day event.

The purpose of the EXPO is to provide a platform for members to come together with existing vendor partners to solidify relationships and build new ones with the plethora of suppliers and services available.

The EXPO was inaugurated by Ms. Salima Jaffer, Southeast Council President, Mr. Malik Jivraj, ARA & PBA Chairman, as well as members of ARA’s Board of Directors.

Raffle prizes were drawn throughout the show, and attendees were treated to mystifying illusions performed by professional magician Rick Gerber, presented by the Monster Energy team.

ARA would like to thank our all our vendors, members, board of directors, our entire staff and everyone in attendance for making this years Expo 2021 a huge success.
We hope to see you all again next year!”