2011 Cox Georgia Family Business of the Year Award: On November 29, 2011, Kauffman Tire was awarded the 2011 "Georgia Large Family Business of the Year Award" from Kennesaw State University's Cox Family Enterprise Center. More than 1,000 companies were nominated for awards in four categories, with one final winner per category. This annual award is given to companies with a strong commitment to both business and family. The Cox Family Enterprise Center in the Coles College of Business at Kennesaw State University has been nationally recognized since 1987. It was one of the first family business centers in the country and works to ensure the survival and success of family owned businesses. The center's mission is to improve the wellbeing of family business through their innovative programming, outreach and scientific research.
Atlanta Top 100 Private Companies In 1997, Kauffman Tire was listed for the first time in the Atlanta Business Chronicle's Top 100 Private companies in Atlanta. Every year since then, Kauffman Tire has been on the list. 2008 marked the first year Kauffman Tire was in the top 50. In 2014, we moved up to 28. Our consistency of being listed attests to our continued growth and success.