Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 2:24pm
By:
Alan Flurry

From media and marketing companies to fine homebuilding, restauranteurs to law firms to systems engineers, Franklin College alumni honors are spread across the 2019 Bulldog 100 list of fastest-growing businesses owned or operated by UGA alumni:

The 2019 Bulldog 100 includes businesses of all sizes and from industries such as real estate, dining, technology and retail. Companies are based as far north as New York and as far west as California. Of the 100 businesses, 80 are located within Georgia.

“The Bulldog 100 program provides us with an the opportunity to applaud the outstanding achievements of our graduates, broaden networks and inspire each other in our shared commitment,” said Meredith Johnson, executive director of the UGA Alumni Association. “These alumni are leading the way in business and building better communities.”

Congratulations to the entire list and especially the 29 Franklin alumni that were recognized. More than 560 nominations were submitted for the 2019 list, a strong indicator that the university is succeeding across sectors to influence the economy of the state and the nation in powerful ways. These leaders and entrepreneurs are great examples for our students, essential reminders of the strength and versatility of a UGA degree. A full list of honorees at the link.

Image: Launch digital design firm, David Preiss (BFA, '97) co-founder.