News Release

New Attitude Sports International Receives Top 50 Business Award

STAMFORD, Connecticut, March 5, 2001 – New Attitude Sports International, the premier online address for golf lifestyle wear, has received the first annual Top 50 Business Award. The prestigious award was given to the top 50 corporations in the United States dedicated to serving minority and women business enterprises (MWBE), and was given also to the top 50 MWBEs in the State of Connecticut.

The Multicultural Award Ceremony and Forum was held on January 18, 2001 at Fairfield University in Fairfield, CT. Over 300 Connecticut business owners and representatives from Fortune 500 companies and government agencies attended the event. Deanna Kung, producer of Yahoo! Finance Vision was the Mistress of Ceremonies.

The award was given to recognize those corporations, government agencies, and other institutions that best promote multicultural business opportunity. Recipients were selected through a poll of more than 50,000 MWBEs conducted by American Express, IBM, and Microsoft were the leading corporate vote-getters while the Small Business Administration was the most popular governmental choice. The complete list of award recipients can be viewed by visiting

Commenting on the award, New Attitude Sports International CEO and President Tony Peters said, "We’re extraordinarily honored to be selected as a Top 50 Business. It is an even greater honor, however, for us to be so recognized alongside such corporate giants as American Express, IBM, and Microsoft."

About New Attitude Sports International

New Attitude Sports International designs, manufactures, and distributes a unique line of golf lifestyle wear for both men and women. Everything happens with a New Attitude. For further information visit us at or call toll free (877) New ‘Tude (639-8833).

About is a leading Internet business portal providing links between MWBEs and the Fortune 1000. The heart of this online hub for supplier diversity is an informative database of MWBEs and corporate contacts. News, a calendar of events, and other offerings make the site a truly valuable resource for anyone interested in promoting multicultural business opportunity. Div2000 is produced and funded by Computer Consulting Associates International Inc. of Southport, CT, one of the leading minority owned Information Technology firms in the country. For further information visit their website at or call (203) 255-8966.


Updated February 2015
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