Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) May 25, 2006 -–
Carter Brothers, LLC (Carter Brothers) has been awarded the highest recognition given to a minority owned business in the state of Georgia, Supplier of the Year – Class III. The Georgia Minority Supplier Development Council (GMSDC) presented the award during their annual “Spirit of Alliance” awards ceremony on May 19, 2006. This award recognizes GMSDC certified minority suppliers with annual sales up to $50 million that demonstrate outstanding quality, service and potential for expansion and continued growth.
“Winning this award ranks as one of the greatest accomplishments we have achieved as an organization,” said John Carter, President and Chief Executive Officer of Carter Brothers. “Although we have offices around the country it means a great deal to receive this award from the Atlanta business community that we call home. We would like to thank the GMSDC for their ongoing advocacy efforts to increase opportunities for Minority Business Enterprises and look forward to continued achievements for our company.”
The GMSDC is a non-profit organization that endeavors to link corporations and minority-owned enterprises to create greater opportunity in procurement and supply chain opportunities. The mission of GMSDC is to foster and expand mutually beneficial economic opportunities between certified minority business enterprises (MBEs), corporations, and government entities within the state of Georgia; and to help build a stronger, more equitable society by supporting and promoting minority business development. For more information, visit http://www.gmsdc.org.
Carter Brothers is a full-service project management company and provider of security and safety products and services, information technology and related document imaging solutions. Carter Brothers is headquartered in Atlanta and provides electronic security systems and services including closed circuit television, intrusion detection, access control, and related fire and life safety products. A National Minority Supplier Development Council Corporate Plus© Member, Carter Brothers has over 100 employees and has established itself as one of the largest minority-owned electronic security firms in the country, with 29 locations nationally.
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100 Hartsfield Centre Parkway; Suite 140
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