Graham-Field Honored to Receive 2019 Globe Award
Atlanta, Georgia, January 15, 2020: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
GF Health Products, Inc. (“Graham-Field”) is honored to receive the 2019 GLOBE Award from the Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) in recognition of excellence in exporting and commitment to strengthening the State’s economy through continued expansion into new global markets.
“Today the Georgia Department of Economic Development’s (GDEcD) International Trade division and GDEcD Commissioner Pat Wilson joined Governor Brian P. Kemp to announce the winners of Georgia’s sixth annual GLOBE Awards at an event at the Capitol. This state-led awards program highlights companies that entered into a new international market in the previous year. The 36 companies who were honored collectively exported to 90 new countries in 2018.” ¹
2019 is Graham-Field’s fourth year to receive the GLOBE award.
The GLOBE Award was established in 2014 to recognize Georgia companies for their outstanding export achievements.
“The Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) is the state’s sales and marketing arm, the lead agency for attracting new business investment, encouraging the expansion of existing industry and small businesses, locating new markets for Georgia products, attracting tourists to Georgia, and promoting the state as a destination for arts and location for film, music and digital entertainment projects, as well as planning and mobilizing state resources for economic development. Visit www.georgia.org for more information.” ²
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About GF Health Products, Inc.
Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, with more than 300 US-based employees, GF Health Products, Inc. is a major manufacturer of healthcare products for the acute care, extended care, homecare and primary care markets. Graham-Field product brands include Basic American Medical Products®, Everest & Jennings®, Grafco®, Hausted®, Intensa®, John Bunn®, Labtron®, Lumex® and Lumiscope®. Visit www.grahamfield.com or call 1.770.368.4700.