Atlanta, GA—Atlanta Light Bulbs, Inc. has been named as the winner of the Small Business category of the 23nd annual Georgia Family Business of the Year awards by the Cox Family Enterprise Center in the Michael J. Coles College of Business at Kennesaw State University.
Left to right: Kelly and Jesse Root, Mary Root, Jimmy Root, Robert Taitz and Jessica Mendoza
The Georgia Family Business of the Year awards honor and recognize the positive contributions provided by family firms who have successfully combined business with family. Companies are chosen on the basis of proven business success, multigenerational family involvement in the business, positive linkages between family and business, contributions to industry and community, and innovative business practices and strategies.
Atlanta light Bulbs, Inc. is a family firm that invests in the community, leads its industry, and educates consumers about technological advances in LED and solid-state lighting. Atlanta Light Bulbs, Inc. also serves its customers by helping to lower their overall energy consumption by offering energy audits, retrofit services, and lighting consultations.
CEO, Doug Root, said “Atlanta Light Bulbs, Inc. is honored to be recognized by the Cox Family Enterprise Center” and is “proud to lead a strong family firm that continues to contribute to the health of Georgia’s economy.”
Since it’s incorporation in 1981, Atlanta Light Bulbs has served as a premier lighting source in metropolitan Atlanta and nationwide through its expansion to AtlantaLightBulbs.com in 1998. Headquartered in Tucker, Georgia, Atlanta Light Bulbs is a member of the National Association of Independent Lighting Distributors, National Association of Electrical Distributors, US Green Building Council and a member of the Cox Family Enterprise Center.
All of the 2014 winners and finalists will be honored at the 23nd annual Georgia Family Business of the Year awards dinner on Thursday, Nov. 6 at The Embassy Suites Atlanta, Kennesaw Town Center.
About: Atlanta Light Bulbs is a full service lighting supplier. We provide our clients with affordable energy efficient lighting solutions. This includes: lighting energy audits, energy efficient LED and CFL retrofits, utility rebate packages, occupancy sensors and expert advice on color rendering to enhance customer experience. Our comprehensive lighting energy audit services allow us to accurately estimate your energy savings to give you a clear path towards capturing substantial energy savings.tED