Surya's Tiwari Named Top 25 Entrepreneur

ATLANTA-Business to Business magazine has named Surya President Satya Tiwari a 2011 Top 25 Entrepreneur.

The publication recognizes top entrepreneurs in Atlanta annually, and Tiwari will be honored along with the other 2011 award recipients at a ceremony on Nov. 3 at the Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center. Tiwari will also be profiled in a special section of the magazine's November/December issue.

Tiwari joined his father's company in 2004, and under his leadership the company has grown to $35 million a year in revenues, a release said, and has seen double-digit growth annually from 2004 through 2011.

"Through his innovative ideas and leadership, Satya has created a company that is changing the rug and home accessories industry," said Sandeep Luke, head of business development at Surya. "As a visionary for this company Satya deserves this honor and all of us at Surya couldn't be more proud."

In other company news, Surya has released its new 396-page Fall 2011 catalog, featuring 2,000 rugs that were designed to go with the current sofa and upholstery, color and design trends. The catalog focuses on various lifestyle and price points, and the product line includes decorative pillows, throws, poufs and art.

Surya has also expanded its popular Quick Ship program to its 300 best selling designs, which guarantees shipment of orders within 72 hours.

Surya will be in Showplace, suite #3233, at the High Point Market from October 22 to 27.

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