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Satya Tiwari Named To 2012 Atlanta Business Chronicle’s 40 Under 40

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Total home accessory solutions brand Surya announced that U.S. company president, Satya Tiwari has recently been named to the 2012 Atlanta Business Chronicle’s 40 Under 40 list. The publication’s 40 Under 40 honors the accomplishments of Atlanta’s most successful young professionals. Honorees must demonstrate leadership, professional achievement and community service. This year more than 500 nominations were received for the award and winners were selected by a committee of former 40 Under 40 alumni.

Since joining his father’s company, Surya in 2004, Tiwari has grown the business twenty-fourfold and made the brand a recognized leader in the rug and home accessories industry. The company has achieved double-digit growth in seven of the last eight years and today, works with more than 60 percent of the top 200 furniture retailers in the U.S. Surya is also deeply dedicated to community stewardship. Today the brand is partnering with nonprofits East Meets West and the Akshaya Patra Foundation – which provide food and other life-changing resources for impoverished youth at schools across Vietnam and India.

“I am thrilled to be a recipient of this year’s 40 Under 40 awards – and finding myself in the company of so many other successful young professionals here in the Atlanta area,” says Tiwari about the recent recognition. Surya Tiwari, Satya’s father and company founder also remarked, “Satya has been instrumental in setting the vision for Surya’s growth and I am proud to see his efforts being recognized.”

Tiwari and all other 40 Under 40 recipients were recognized at an awards dinner held on Thursday, November 8, 2012 at the Atlanta History Center.

About Surya: Now moving into its 36th year in the home fashion industry, Surya is a vertically integrated manufacturer of fashion-forward area rugs and home accessories. Known for its innovative designs and progressive business practices, the brand capitalizes on its expert understanding of the latest trends in apparel and interior design. Surya interprets these styles across each of its product lines – blending thoughtfully crafted combinations of color, pattern and texture. The home accessory solutions company currently exhibits in Atlanta, High Point, Las Vegas, New Delhi, New York and Tupelo.

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