Our Next Street Food 101 – August 19, 2017

Our next Street Food 101 

August 19, 2017 – 9am to 1pm


Street Food 101 is an in-depth workshop designed to guide you through becoming a food truck entrepreneur:

  • Discussions geared towards understanding daily operations

  • Overview of rules & regulations governing food trucks in our community

  • Marketing your food truck with social media & engaging your supporters

  • An in-depth review of how to achieve profitability through festivals, special events, and catering opportunities.


During the workshop, Small Business Attorney and ASFC President Greg Smith will walk you through the permitting maze facing mobile vendors in the State of Georgia and will answer your questions in an engaging and informative setting.

Additionally, Scott Smallwood will provide insights on how to use social medial to effectively market your business to your customer base.

This workshop will also include, for the first time, a presentation from Jim Shumake, a former food truck operator and current festival promoter about how to maintain profitability through the hectic festival season in Atlanta.

Once you complete our Street Food 101 workshop you’ll be prepared to create a business model for your food truck, understand the challenges food truck entrepreneurs face, and the permitting process for getting started.


Included with your tuition are all course materials and a copy of Atlanta Street Food Guidebook, a $30 value.


Registration for Street Food 101 is just $125.

Seats are limited – please register early.

Register Now!


When:   August 19, 2017 – 9am to 1pm

Where:  Decatur Conference Center

130 Clairmont Ave

Decatur, Georgia 30030

What is Provided:  All course materials & the Atlanta Street Food Guidebook

Registration: Please Register Via Paypal 

Information on Presenters

Greg Smith is the President of the Atlanta Street Food Coalition and a practicing attorney specializing in small business matters.

Jim Shumake is the Managing Partner of the Atlanta Street Food Coalition and is also the founder of Food O Rama Events.

Scott Smallwood is the Director of Marketing and Media with Creaxion.

 Registration Information
August 19 2017:
Fee for Registrations before August 1 – $125 per person
Fee for Registrations on/after August 1 – $155 per person
Please register NO LATER THAN August 16 via Paypal: https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=RAT5AQCTKCE8Q
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