Presented in collaboration with Gwinnett Technical College, the 7th Annual “Movers & Makers Awards” recognizes Lund’s contributions to the Gwinnett County, Georgia community.

Buford, Ga. – Lund International today announced that it has been recognized as the “Large Manufacturer of the Year” by Partnership Gwinnett, as part of the organization’s Movers and Makers Awards, presented by Jackson EMC.

In a presentation made at the Infinite Energy Forum in Duluth, Georgia, the award was presented to Lund International CEO Mitch Fogle. Lund International was praised by the Movers and Makers Award committee for its active contributions to the community and for playing a vital role in strengthening its economy.

Established by Jackson EMC, the annual awards recognize notable Gwinnett-based companies for their involvement in the manufacturing, processing or distribution of tangible goods. The largest event of its kind in Georgia, the awards program had more than 350 community leaders and industry experts in attendance.

“After thousands of hours of hard work and tireless days of perfecting all Lund International products, we are proud to be recognized with such a prestigious award,” said Fogle. “Our team strives to deliver unique and innovative products while continuing to provide outstanding customer service to a worldwide customer base.”

Following that announcement, Lund International executives attended the “Georgia Manufacturer of the Year” annual luncheon, which featured a keynote speech by Governor Nathan Deal. The event honored Lund International and all state businesses that had earned “Manufacturer of the Year” accolades.
Lund International Holding Company designs, manufactures, and markets branded automotive accessories for passenger cars, light trucks and Jeeps, as well as heavy trucks. Of its 1,200 employees, 500 are based in Georgia, many of whom are also multi-generational. Nearly all of Lund’s products are made in the U.S.A., a fact that is culturally important to the company.

                                                  


Lund International - (www.lundinternational.com)Based in Buford, Georgia, Lund International is a U.S. based leading designer and manufacturer of automotive accessories for passenger cars, Jeeps, and light, medium and heavy-duty trucks. Offering the industry's broadest range of functional body and appearance products that provide customers with ways to protect, customize and personalize their vehicles, Lund International products are marketed under the brand names of AMP Research, AVS, Belmor, Bushwacker, LUND, Rampage Products, Roadworks Manufacturing, Roll-N-Lock, Stampede and Tonno Pro.