DeKalb Chamber Recognizes Seven Local Businesses at 2017 APEX Business Awards
DECATUR, Ga., June 1, 2017 – Seven businesses were honored at the DeKalb Chamber of Commerce 2017 APEX Business Awards on May 25 at the Georgia Piedmont Technical College, Conference Center.
The APEX Business Awards recognizes local businesses for their exemplary standards and contributions to DeKalb County and the metro Atlanta region,” said Katerina Taylor, president and CEO of DeKalb Chamber. “We are thankful for the contributions of these businesses. Their continued success is crucial to the growth and sustainability in DeKalb.”
The award recipients included:
Business Advocacy: Discover DeKalb Convention and Visitors Bureau
Business of the Year ($1 to 5 million): Seven Oaks Company
Business of the Year ($5 to 10 million): APD Solutions
Business of the Year ($10 to 20 million): Gas South
Community Workforce: Senior Connections
Emerging Business: Intown Doula
Youth Initiative: Mokipops
Catherine Downey, Founder, CEO & Creative Director of CATMEDIA served as the keynote speaker, sharing how she founded CATMEDIA and evolved it into a highly-respected company.
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ABOUT DEKALB CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce is a membership-based organization with the mission to support, promote and sustain business development in DeKalb County. With 79 years of service in the community, DeKalb Chamber focuses on four critical areas including education, workforce and economic development, public policy, and business member services. We are the primary resource for businesses in DeKalb County. For more information on DeKalb Chamber, please visit their website at www.dekalbchamber.org or call 404-378-8000.