Press Release

Yalo Named A Cobb Chamber 2019 Top 25 Small Business of the Year

Agency Recognized for Role in the Cobb Community and Economy

ATLANTA — April 7, 2019 — The Cobb Chamber has announced its 25 finalists for its 2019 Small Business of the Year award. Yalo is included on this list of 2019 Top 25 Winners, and is the only marketing firm named in the Top 25.

“We have been involved with the chamber for about a year now and have been impressed with the quality of the members and the value the organization provides to us as a small business,” said Yalo CEO Arnold Huffman. “We are honored to be included on this list of businesses leading growth in Cobb County and are excited to continue to be associated with peers of this caliber.”

The winner will be announced on May 6, 2019 at a breakfast at Cobb Galleria. The top winner is determined by a thorough selection process including applications and site visits by a panel of outside judges, and is based on elements including growth and performance, innovation and community involvement.

See the full list of 25 finalists.

Register for the awards breakfast.

About Cobb Chamber Small Business of the Year Awards

In 1982, the Small Business of the Year awards were established to honor the important role that small businesses play in the Cobb community and the economy. In 2004, the Top 25 small business were also showcased as the exceptional companies that keep Cobb influential and thriving. By 2012, the Small Business Hall of Fame was created to shine a spotlight on the growing number of businesses that continue to set the standard for small businesses very high.

The judges select the Top 25 and from amongst the Top 25, the Small Business of the Year winner. The overall winner continues on to participate in the state small business of the year competition.

To celebrate Cobb’s brightest business stars and up-and-coming businesses, the Cobb Chamber expanded its Small Business of the Year program to include a new award category—the Businesses to Watch award. These businesses are on the rise—achieving incredible growth while launching just 3 years ago or less.

About Yalo

Since 2013, Yalo has been transforming brands by injecting soul and passion into their digital presence. We are a full-service creative agency that draws from music, art, sports, and entertainment to create unique customer experiences. Our team of branding strategists, creatives, technologists, and salespeople has the chops to develop the best solutions for our clients and their customers across a variety of traditional and new media formats and platforms – now including virtual events and design systems management! Contact us today and let’s take over the world together.