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Atlanta 500: Arts, Sports, & Entertainment

Ryan WilsonCo-founder and CEOThe Gathering Spot As CEO of the Gathering Spot, which he co-founded with T.K. Petersen, Ryan Wilson oversees a private membership club billing itself as a home for…

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PROFILES OF PRINCIPLED ENTREPRENEURSHIP: THE GATHERING SPOT TRANSFORMS BLACK BUSINESSES AND COMMUNITIES

Black Enterprise recently sat down with CEO Ryan Wilson to discuss entrepreneurship, impacting the community, and the principles of growing a successful business. Check out the full article here.

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Gathering Spot Co-Founder Named To Ebony Magazine’s 2018 ‘Power 100’ List

Ryan Wilson and TK Petersen, co-founders of The Gathering Spot, were recently named to Ebony Magazine’s annual ‘Power 100’ list. The list is a collection of the 100 most influential African-American…

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Gathering Spot Co-Founders Named to 2018 ‘The Root 100’ List

Gathering Spot Co-founders Ryan Wilson and TK Petersen were recently named in The Root magazine’s annual ‘The Root 100’ list. The list features the 100 most influential African-Americans between the…

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Beyond co-working space, The Gathering Spot aims for community

View full video. While working with nonprofit organizations, Ryan Wilson says he kept running into the same problem: There never seemed to be enough workspace. Wilson and business partner, TK…

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The Evolution of T.I.

The Gathering Spot, an invitation-only private club off North Avenue in the shadow of the Coca-Cola headquarters, has become T.I.’s unofficial office. Populated by film industry types, entrepreneurs, politicians, and…

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An Unlikely Partnership: Stacey Abrams, T.I. discuss business, politics and criminal justice

Entertainers – who often reflect the projections of the community – and politicians – who are tasked with creating policy and upholding laws – do not often see eye to…

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All the Fly Kids Interview with Ryan Wilson

Ryan Wilson is a co-founder of The Gathering Spot – An invitation-only membership club and diverse community of executives, thinkers, creatives & connectors based in Atlanta with a DC location…

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Stacey Abrams And Kamala Harris Gave Black Women Democrats A Moment They’ve Been Waiting For

  Sen. Kamala Harris and Stacey Abrams on a recent evening bounded into a tiny rectangular room for a media avail at the Gathering Spot, a secluded hot spot here…

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Small Business Person of the Year: Gathering Spot founder seeks national chain of clubs

  When Theresa Badgett first met Ryan Wilson, he was a teenager doing the grunt work at his parent’s company, Ryla. Badgett was the vice president for finance and even then she could…

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