Locals have until Wednesday, Nov. 14 to nominate small, medium and large manufacturers for the Manufacturers of Distinction and Leadership, or MODL, awards. This is a program hosted by the Cumming-Forsyth County Chamber of Commerce and South Forsyth Rotary Club.
The winners will be named in a ceremony at the Forsyth Conference Center at Lanier Technical College on December 5 and will be considered for state manufacturer of the year.
The event’s keynote speaker will be Thomas Martin with GLOBALT Investments, a registered investment adviser since 1991 and a division of Synovus Trust Company N.A.
Forsyth County Schools’ Art Design Contest will have 3 students honored.
Last year’s winners were Metcam Inc., for small manufacturer of the year, Solvay Advanced Polymers for medium and Siemens Industry Inc., for large.
Metcam was named manufacturer of the year this April by Gov. Nathan Deal.