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Swarm named finalist for IMPACT Awards

Gwinnett County (METRO ATLANTA) GA  – Recognized as a leading organization, the defending world champion Georgia Swarm has been designated as a finalist in the “Hospitality” category for the IMPACT Regional Business Awards.

Hosted by the Gwinnett Chamber, the program pays tribute to premier organizations in top industries that are driving economic development and job creation, while enhancing our quality of life.

“We’re honored to be recognized by the Gwinnett Chamber for a third-straight year in the IMPACT Awards,” Swarm Co-Owner and President Andy Arlotta said. “Our organization strives to be the best both on and off the floor, and I’d like to thank all of our dedicated employees who are making a difference in the community.”

In 2017, the Swarm brought Atlanta its first professional world championship since 1995. In the community, the Swarm is active year-round with local lacrosse organizations through various camps, clinics and meet-and-greets.

Recipients will be selected in the following sectors:

  • AEC (Architecture, Engineering & Construction)
  • Education
  • Healthcare
  • Hospitality
  • Information Technology
  • International
  • Nonprofit
  • Service
  • Small Business

An overall IMPACT Regional Business Awards recipient will be selected from one of the above category winners.

“Now in its fourth year, the program has provided exposure to more than 1,200 best-in-class businesses. Bringing together leaders across these important industries is another example of how the Gwinnett Chamber can fulfill its mission to serve as a community forum,” said Dr. Dan Kaufman, president & CEO of the Gwinnett Chamber.

The awards ceremony will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, at the Infinite Energy Forum. For more information, visit ImpactBusinessAwards.com.

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