Colgate Mattress founder honored by GA House of Representatives
June 11, 2008,
Sol Wolkin, founder of Colgate Mattress, manufacturer of crib mattresses, foam pads and mattress and pad accessories, was honored in March by the Georgia House of Representatives with a resolution that recognized the company and its founder in a special ceremony held during an active session of the state House.
Those in attendence included Alan Wolkin, Sol's eldest son and president of Colgate; Richard Wolkin, Sol's youngest son and vice president; Dennis Wolkin, Alan’s eldest son and production manager and company treasurer and secretary; and other company employees, family and friends.
State Reps. Margaret Kaiser of the Georgia 59th district and Robbin Shipp of the Georgia 58th district put forth resolution.
View the full resolution here.
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