Carter Brothers named to Ga. top business list

Sunday, March 1, 2009

ATLANTA, Ga.--For 2009, has named Carter Brothers as one of the top businesses in the United States and in the top three diversity-owned businesses in the state of Georgia.

This is the ninth annual listing of the nation’s top businesses by The companies listed on the top business lists represent the nation’s top multicultural earners and challenge the long-held notion that a privately held business is small or insignificant. Winners are sought after by major corporations wishing to increase spending with small businesses.

“Carter Brothers is tremendously proud to receive this recognition,” said Carter Brothers Chairman Cris Carter, in a statement. “The dedication and ingenuity of our employees as well as the loyal support of our partners led to significant growth in a troubled economy. John and I have been privileged to lead a team of impact players in every area of the business.”

The winning companies will be honored at an awards ceremony at’s Ninth Annual Multicultural Business Conference, taking place April 29 through May 1 at the Disney Contemporary Resort in Orlando, Fla.