479 NEWS

Women’s Committee Hosts Successful Meet & Greet

Women of Local 479 playing tabletop shuffleboard at the very first Women's Committee Meet & Greet.

The Local 479 Women’s Committee held its first Meet & Greet on Saturday, April 14th, at Twain’s Brewpub and Billiards in Decatur, with approximately 50 women from our local in attendance.

Featured Special Guest was International Vice President C. Faye Harper, a leader within the IA’s Women’s Committee, and great supporter of Local 479’s women.

The event was designed to be very simple, with no formal program.

Instead, members were encouraged to have fun, get to know each other, and to discuss their vision for (more…)

8th Annual IATSE Charity Golf Tournament

2018 Atlanta IATSE Charity Golf Tournament Poster

The IATSE Local 479 Golf Committee is now accepting sponsorships and team registrations for the 8th Annual IATSE Charity Golf Tournament, to be held on Saturday, May 5th at Flat Creek Country Club in Peachtree Citythe deadline for registrations is April 13th, respond now, don’t delay! Keep reading for more details! (more…)

Thank You President Loeb

Thank You President Loeb!

Your leadership has inspired the members of Local 479 to achieve excellence over the past decade and since the last convention we have been actively implementing the 4 Pillars of Success. (more…)

Women’s Committee to Host Wellness Day


IATSE Local 479 Women’s Committee would like to extend an invitation to members and their spouses to our upcoming Wellness Day on Sunday, May 1st. This event will be open to IA members in good standing and/or their spouses. Please join us for breakfast at 9am, where there will be a variety of speakers, followed by a self-guided tour of local vendors that provide many health services in Atlanta and surrounding areas. Local food trucks will be in attendance in the afternoon. Please bring your insurance card to see what your health plan can do for you. This is a free event with a great opportunity to meet other women in the film industry!