Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) April 23, 2015
President and CEO of Atlanta Peach Movers, Orlando Lynch and President and Board Member of Embassy National bank Joe Moss, Jr. will serve as co-chairs for the American Diabetes Association Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes annual event on Saturday, November 14, 2015 at Turner Field.
Orlando Lynch, President and CEO of Atlanta Peach Movers, Inc. is recognized and respected as one of the largest, certified commercial and residential moving and storage companies in the state of Georgia. Lynch graduated with a Marketing Degree from Arizona State University and completed CEO management programs from both Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and Tuck School of Business at Darmouth.
Joe Moss, Jr., currently serves as President and Board Member for Embassy National Bank, a community bank based in Lawrenceville, Georgia with upwards of $100 million in assets and a leading lender to small businesses in the Southeastern United states. Moss graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree from Emory University, an MBA from
Georgia State University, and has completed post graduate studies with The Wharton School. Joe is very proud of how Embassy helps small businesses of Georgia.
Each year the Atlanta chapter of the American Diabetes Association hosts its signature fundraising event to raise awareness around prevention and a cure for diabetes. According to America’s health rankings, in 2014, diabetes increased in adults in the state of Georgia by 9 percent from 9.9 percent to 10.8 percent.
Both co-chairs will work with the American Diabetes Association to exceed its goal of raising $300,000 while drawing awareness to the prevention and cure for diabetes.
“It is such an honor to work with chairs who are as passionate and dedicated to the health and wellness of the greater Atlanta Community, says American Diabetes Association Manager of Fundraising & Special Events, Kellie Glenn. Their collective leadership will help us raise critical funds needed to assist in finding a cure while improving the lives of those living with diabetes.”
To register, volunteer or for more information about the Atlanta Step Out Walk To Stop Diabetes fundraising event, visit http://www.diabetes.org/stepoutatl or contact Kellie Glenn at 404-320-7100 ext. 3057 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
About American Diabetes Association
The American Diabetes Association is leading the fight to Stop Diabetes and its deadly consequences and fighting for those affected by diabetes. The Association funds research to prevent, cure and manage diabetes; delivers services to hundreds of communities; provides objective and credible information; and gives voice to those denied their rights because of diabetes. Founded in 1940, our mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes. For more information please call the American Diabetes Association at 1-800-DIABETES (1-800-342-2383) or visit http://www.diabetes.org. Information from both these sources is available in English and Spanish.
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