ATLANTA (February 8, 2010) –Jackson Spalding is among the businesses selected for the inaugural class of the Bulldog 100: Fastest Growing Bulldog Businesses. Sponsored by the University of Georgia Alumni Association, the Bulldog 100 annually recognizes the 100 fastest growing businesses that are owned or operated by UGA Alumni. Rankings are based on compounded annual growth rate of revenues for the past three years.
Jackson Spalding co-founder Bo Spalding, who earned his Masters of Business Administration and Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from The University of Georgia, accepted the award at the Bulldog 100 Celebration at the InterContinental Buckhead on January 30. He co-founded Jackson Spalding in 1995 with Glen Jackson, whose parents, Dot and Ed, were both UGA graduates.
Today Atlanta-based Jackson Spalding has three offices (including one in Athens), 64 team members and more than 100 clients including Orkin Pest Control, Delta Air Lines, Chick-fil-A, Cousins Properties, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and the Georgia Research Alliance.
“Congratulations to Jackson Spalding for being on the inaugural list of Bulldog 100 companies,” said Deborah Dietzler, Executive Director of the UGA Alumni Association. “There were more than 400 nominees nationwide, so being selected is a true achievement. The UGA Alumni Association is proud to honor Jackson Spalding for its accomplishments.”
Information about the program, including a complete list of the Bulldog 100 Class of 2010 is available on the UGA Alumni Association website: www.uga.edu/alumni/bulldog100.