Turncoat! Turncoat!<g> Just kidding, you've got to make a living.
It would be nice if you could find a quality tech from each of the German make dealerships for the brand diversity without giving up expertise of the breed.
Best of luck with the new venture. I'll bet your really excited at this point.
Don't be worried about being the only one to show up from your state. We live in a mobile society these days. I expect this gathering to include folks from many walks of life, many ethnicities, many religiions and from many geographic areas. That's one of the things that will make it fun.
Georgia or bust,