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26 Franklin Alumni among Bulldog 100 honorees

Last week the UGA Alumni Association unveiled the 2017 Bulldog 100 award recipients. The list, which recognizes the fastest-growing businesses owned or operated by UGA alumni, featured 26 alumni from the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, representing 24 businesses. This year more than 500 nominations were submitted and we’re happy to see so many of our great alumni represented among UGA’s best. This year’s Franklin College honorees include the following business owners and businesses:

Agora Vintage

Airee Hong Edwards (AB '99) Studio Art


Your Pie Franchising

Arthur Allen French (BS '77) Psychology


Old Guard Graphics

R. Haywood Thomas (BFA '99) Art

Josh Harwell (AB '05) History


American Shoring, Inc.

Kelli Wilson (AB '93) English


Bone & Joint Institute of South Georgia

J. Lex Kenerly III (BS '78) Biochemistry



John Crook (BS '02) BS Genetics

Amanda Rodriguez Crook (BS '01) BS Psychology


Liberty Technology

Ben Johnson (AB '00) English


Red Barn Veterinary Hospital

Ella Scholz (BS '83, DMV '92) Genetics/Veterinary Medicine


Specialized Veterinary Services

Jason Eisele (BS '96, DVM '02) BS/DVM Biochemistry/Vetrinary Medicine


The Service Fort

Jeremy Fort (AB '98) AB Speech Communication


Head Over Heels Boutique, Inc.

Ashley Slocumb Pyron (AB '06) AB Speech Communication


The Leaders Lyceum

Keith M. Eigel (MS '95) MS Psychology


Sunbelt Technology

Wes Bradshaw (AB '99) AB Speech Communication


Modern Image

Andy Reiman (AB '97) AB Sociology


Bitstream Consulting LLC

Ollie Strickland (BS '01) BS Computer Science


Palmer & Cay

Jack Cay (AB '96) AB English


Fresh Bike Service, Inc.

Shawn R. Brunner (AB '04) AB Anthropology



Scott Mondore (MS '01, PHD '02) MS/PHD Psychology

Shane Douthitt (MS '99, PHD '00) MS/PHD Psychology


Cheeky Peach Boutique

Jason Jacobs (BS '10) BS Mathematics


Rev Coffee

Jennifer Bimmerle (AB '02) AB Speech Communication


Builders Specialty Contractors

Scott Fiske (AB '93) AB Speech Communication


Skyline Seven Real Estate, LLC

Ryan Holzer (AB '07) AB Sociology


Starnes Publishing

Dan Starnes (AB '98) AB Speech Communication

These accomplished Franklin College alumni will be honored alongside the other 2017 Bulldog 100 winners on February 4 at a reception at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis. The public is invited to attend. View the whole list of the 2017 Bulldog 100 honorees and give your support to these UGA alumni businesses. We are proud to have so many of our talented alumni represented on this list. Congrats to all of the honorees and go Dawgs!

[written by Jessica Luton, with thanks to Deborah Daniel in our Alumni Relations Office for helping put together the list]

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