From Patch Staff
Buckhead business legend Charlie Loudermilk recently received the Carolina Leadership Academy Alumni Leader of Distinction Award from his alma mater, the University of North Carolina.
Loudermilk, the founder of Aaron's Inc. and a well-known philanthropist, also was the recipient last week of the prestigious
At North Carolina last week, Loudermilk and UNC Chancellor Holden Thorp cut the ribbon at the dedication ceremony for a new strength and conditioning center for UNC student athletes, according to a news release. The center will be part of the Loudermilk Center for Excellence, funded by donations from Loudermilk, a 1950 UNC graduate.
The Carolina Leadership Academy Alumni Leader of Distinction Award recognizes a UNC alumnus who embodies and exemplifies the Carolina Leadership Academy motto: Developing World-Class Leaders for a Lifetime of Success and Service. The Leadership Academy supports student-athletes, coaches and staff.