The Sumter County Payroll Development Authority will host its annual Business and Industry Appreciation Reception on Tuesday, April 25, at 6pm at the Sumter County Spec Building in the Ted Baldwin Business & Technology Park in recognition of Georgia Manufacturers’ Week. 

As we look to honor our local industry partners, we need your support in making sure Sumter County’s outstanding businesses are recognized for their innovation and commitment to Sumter County and our workforce.  At the event, awards will be given in the following categories:  Excellence in Exports, Industry Innovators, Sustainable Sumter, and Partners in Progress. 

The 2016 Award Winners were:  Agrium (Exellence in Exports), Triwood (Industry Innovators), PharmaCentra & Concentra Solutions (Sustainable Sumter), and IMERYS (Partners in Progress). 

Please click here or on the image below to download the application. We encourage you to nominate your business or others in the community, who represent Sumter County both here at home and in the global marketplace.  

Nominations are due to the Payroll Development Authority by Wednesday, April 19, at 5pm. For further questions about the Business and Industry Appreciation Reception, or the industry awards, please contact PDA Executive Director Barbara Grogan at 229.924.2646, or at