Signature Luncheon

The BBA hosts a Signature Luncheon each summer, which brings together BBA members, community business leaders and local media. The Signature Luncheon feature a keynote address by one of Buckhead’s business elite as well as the presentation of the Public Safety Awards to outstanding officers from Atlanta Police Department (Zone 2), Fulton County Sheriff’s Office and Atlanta Fire Rescue Department.

Individual tickets and corporate table sponsorship's (including tickets for 10 guests) are available for the Signature Luncheon.

You will also have an opportunity to showcase your business by purchasing a vendor table. The vendor tables will be open during the networking portion of the event from 11:30 - 11:50 am, and after the luncheon.

Join us for our 2018 Signature Luncheon on Thursday, May 31 from 11:30 am - 1:30 pm at the Grand Hyatt Buckhead

Featuring a Presentation of the Buckhead Public Safety Awards, Sponsored by Georgia Primary Bank, and Keynote by Dr. Patrick Frias, Chief Operating Officer of Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

$75 for members
$85 for non-members
$700 for member table of 10
$800 for non-member table of 10

Ticket price includes three-course luncheon, program, tax and gratuity. Parking is not included

Vendor Table:
Member Table: $200
Non-member Table: $300

Click here to purchase tickets, tables and vendor tables                    

Thank you to our Event Sponsors:


For event sponsorship information, please contact Smita Solanki at [email protected]

 About the Speaker:

Patrick Frias, M.D., is Chief Operating Officer of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. As COO, Frias oversees operations of all three Children’s hospitals and 29 neighborhood locations, including Marcus Autism Center. He is responsible for all service lines and physicians employed or managed by Children’s, which includes more than 514 physicians and over 200 advanced practice professionals, and represents 60 pediatric specialties ranging from primary care to the most highly specialized pediatric services. In addition to overseeing the clinical performance and management of physicians, Dr. Frias is responsible for the Children’s service line growth and development.

Dr. Frias is an accomplished, Board-certified pediatric cardiologist who maintains a practice within Sibley Heart Center Cardiology and is an associate professor of pediatrics at the Emory University School of Medicine. He is a Fellow, American College of Cardiology, Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics and Member, American College of Physician Executives. Prior to his role as Chief Operating Officer, Dr. Frias served as Children’s Chief Physician Officer and Chief of the Children’s Physician Group (2013-2015), Children’s Professional Staff President (2012-2013), and as Director of Outpatient Services for Sibley (2005-2013). Dr. Frias joined the Children’s professional staff in 2000.

Dr. Frias holds a bachelor’s degree in Theology from Creighton University, and completed medical school at the University of Nebraska College of Medicine. He completed his pediatric residency at Duke University Medical Center before completing his pediatric cardiology and electrophysiology fellowships at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

Dr. Frias and his wife have a daughter and three sons.