VALDOSTA, GA- Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) was named Leading Business of the Week this week.
ADM is one of the largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers in the world, with more than 32,300 employees serving customers in more than 160 countries. ADM has been a proud member of the Valdosta business community since 1987 when we acquired a soybean processing plant from Gold Kist.
ADM currently employs approximately 265 people in Valdosta. We work with local farmers to procure soybeans, which we process into soybean oil and meal ingredients for food and animal feed for customers around the world.
ADM is focused on continuing our successful operations here in Valdosta as well as supporting programs and initiatives that improve the quality of life in this community. Since 2011, ADM has contributed more than $500,000 to charitable organizations throughout the state of Georgia.
The Valdosta-Lowndes Chamber has provided our business with available resources within the community to help our business continue to thrive. We greatly appreciate their support and are honored to be chosen as the Leading Business of the Week.
The Leading Business of the Week program is designed to recognize members who have partnered with the Chamber for at least five years. The 2016 Leading Business of the Week program is proudly sponsored by Ashley’s Business Solutions. For more information, visit www.ValdostaChamber.com/Leading-Business-of-the-Week.
Press Release written by Jennie Windham, Office Manager, ADM.