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Opinion: COVID-19 and economic recovery in Ga.

Atlanta Journal Constitution

For over 400 years, chambers of commerce around the world have been champions of free enterprise, job creation and community response. In unsteady economic times throughout history, chambers have organized the troops, raised funds for war efforts, coordinated disaster response, been the voice of progress during civil unrest, lobbied for economic relief measures and have served so many other local and regional business purposes.

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Authentic Generosity in Coronavirus Response is Good Business

Insider Advantage

Personally, I’m not surprised by Georgia businesses’ incredible acts of generosity and innovative responses to the coronavirus crisis. This might be Business’ finest hour. In Albany alone, Georgia’s COVID-19 epicenter, I’m seeing scores of businesses and volunteers working to stand up new healthcare capabilities, sourcing PPE, feeding people and relentlessly fighting this pandemic.

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The Business of Generosity: How Atlanta companies giving now could see a customer loyalty boost later

Atlanta Business Chronicle

“It’s hard to recover from a bad past. History colors the present.”

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goBeyondProfit: Georgia companies are defined in times like these

Saporta Report

How companies respond during the current Coronavirus pandemic will impact the way they are viewed by employees, customers and the community. That is the reminder that the leaders of goBeyondProfit want to remind Georgia companies as they try to navigate their companies through the rocky seas of COVID-19 pandemic.

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Creature Comforts helping DeKalb ‘Get Comfortable’

The Champion

Creature Comforts Brewing Company CEO Chris Herron and his staff were presented with the goBeyondProfit Champion Award Feb.11 thanks in part to one of the initiatives they brought to Decatur.

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Creature Comforts Brewing awarded for outreach efforts, $350K donation

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Athens-based Creature Comforts Brewing Co. received an award this week for its efforts to give back to the community. The brewery won the Champion Award from goBeyondProfit, an alliance of Georgia business leaders that promotes local engagement.

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Gas South Named Inaugural Champion Award Winner

Atlanta Business Chronicle

October 2019 – The Atlanta Business Chronicle announces Kevin Greiner, president and CEO of Gas South, received the inaugural goBeyondProfit Champion Award on Oct. 8.  She also flags the upcoming CEO Forum with Paul Bowers, CEO of Georgia Power plus Jenny LevisonJerome Russell, Jill Campbell and Shane Jackson.

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Georgia values corporate generosity, goBeyondProfit study finds

Saporta Report

July 2019 – Maria Saporta highlights that we’ve surpassed 500 members and shares insights from our research report.

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Champions of Corporate Giving

Georgia Trend

July 2019 – Georgia Trend spreads the word of our Champion Awards in its Latest Trends Blog.

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Home Depot co-founder: Profits are not the only measure of success

Fox Business

April 2019 — Op-ed by Home Depot co-founder Bernie Marcus cites that American businesses are giving and doing more than ever before, like the hundreds of companies that have pledged bonuses, raises, new or expanded benefits, or price reductions since December 2018, when Congress retooled the federal tax code for the first time in 30 years. Read the full

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