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The East Cobb Business Association seeks to transform East Cobb

by developing business leaders through Networking and Education with an emphasis on Community.

  • Network with Business and Community Leaders
  • Business Education and Development
  • Community Involvement

Get acquainted with East Cobb Business Association
through special networking events.

November Luncheon


John Houser
Vice President - Special Operations
Chesley Brown International, Inc.

Vice President of Special Operations with Chesley Brown International, Inc., and former Cobb County Police Chief, John Houser currently heads up security efforts for the Atlanta Braves. He has served in that capacity since March of this year when the ball club moved to their new home at SunTrust Park.
John began his law enforcement career with the Cobb County Police Department in 1981 after
graduating from Ole Miss with a Bachelor’s degree in Criminology; his lifelong interest.
During his 35-year tenure with the department he worked in a variety of assignments including the Uniform Bureau, Special Operations and Internal Affairs. Working his way up through the ranks, he was promoted to Deputy Chief commanding the Uniform Bureau in 2008, and was appointed to the rank of Chief of Police in 2010. John served six years as Chief and retired in January of 2017.
In addition to his Bachelor’s degree, he also earned a Master’s in Public Administration from Columbus State University, is a graduate of the Georgia Law Enforcement Command College and the FBI National Academy, and is a member of the 2008 Leadership Cobb class.
The son of an Army aviator, John lived throughout the United States and Germany during his childhood. In 1976, however, his family settled in Cobb County where he graduated from Wheeler High School inMarietta, Georgia.



Tuesday, November 21, 2017

11:30AM - 1:00PM
Indian Hills Country Club

Registration requested one week prior so we can give a head count for food.
You can Register and Pay in advance.
$20.00 for Members
$25.00 for Guests and Visitors
$30 at the Door

Remember to bring a Door Prize.

November Sponsors

This Month's Sponsors
Allison Milligan, CPA
Vann Whipple Milligan, P.C.
With 20 years experience in public accounting, Allison Milligan formed Vann Whipple Milligan, P.C. with her two long-time partners, Carl Vann and Mike Whipple.  She provides accounting and tax services to the small to medium sized business and individual.  Her experience includes tax and accounting in many different industries including the areas of real estate and construction, wholesale and retail trade, technology, professional services, and hospitality.  She enjoys being a trusted business advisor to her clients.  Allison also has extensive experience in estate and trust tax work and manages many benefit plan and not for profit audits and tax return preparation. 

Allison graduated from Georgia State University and is a member of the American Institute of CPA’s, Georgia Society of CPAs, Cobb Chamber of Commerce, ECBA, and The Rotary Club of East Cobb.  She is an Atlanta native growing up in Dunwoody and married to another native, Tony, from here in East Cobb.  They live in Indian Hills with their 2 very busy daughters.  They are active members of St Peter St Paul Episcopal Church, Lake Lanier Sailing Club and Indian Hills Country Club.  Allison leads her daughters’ Girl Scout troops and enjoys the girls’ lacrosse games and swim meets and going camping often.

Allison can be reached at either email address:  and/or 

Trenton Carson
TC Productions, LLC
TC Productions, LLC Video Production Company
A video production company that provides video marketing content to businesses. 

People are emotionally and visually inspired. How are you using that to market your business?
TC Productions, LLC is a client focused, results oriented video production company. With the goal of creating relationships rather than customers, our clients understand we are involved from start to finish and beyond. TC Productions plays a pivotal role by capturing and creating the clientele's vision with the utmost of professionalism. A unique aspect of TC Productions is that we are equipped with an educational background, technical experience, and ingenuity that enables us to create professional videos at an affordable rate.

Thank You to our Yearly Sponsors



Calendar of Events

 Monthly Luncheon  3rd Tuesday
of every month

Indian Hills Country Club

November 21, 2017
11:30AM to 1:00PM 

Monthly After Hours

 Weekly Friday Meetup

 Friday Mornings
 J. Christopher's
7:30AM to 8:30AM
Quarterly Lunch & Learn


Quarterly Breakfast


Holiday Party
 Dec 5th
5:0PM to 7:00PM
WellStar Health Park 





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