Franklin Associates was awarded the #1 award for 2017, for the fastest growing LSU alumni “tiger” business within the calendar year. The award was presented Thursday, October 5, 2017 at the L’Auberge Casino Hotel Baton Rouge. It was presented by the E. J. Ourso College of Business at Louisiana State University, of which Mr. Franklin is a graduate. Learn about the LSU 100 program at LSU100.com. View Perry’s acceptance speech on YouTube. And photos from the event are in this Google photo album.