ASA in the Press
Top Work Places 2022
ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION NAMES ATLANTA SWIM ACADEMY
A WINNER OF THE METRO ATLANTA TOP WORKPLACES 2022 AWARD
Marietta, Georgia, March 13, 2022 - Atlanta Swim Academy has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2022 honor by Atlanta Journal-Constitution Top Workplaces Top Workplaces. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by employee engagement technology partner Energage LLC. The anonymous survey uniquely measures 15 culture drivers that are critical to the success of any organization: including alignment, execution, and connection, just to name a few.
"During this very challenging time, Top Workplaces has proven to be a beacon of light for organizations, as well as a sign of resiliency and strong business performance," said Eric Rubino, Energage CEO. "When you give your employees a voice, you come together to navigate challenges and shape your path forward. Top Workplaces draw on real-time insights into what works best for their organization, so they can make informed decisions that have a positive impact on their people and their business."
Top Work Places 2021
The Atlanta Swim Academy Family is excited to be named a top work place for the fourth year in a row! We are one of the top 75 small companies in the Atlanta metro area to be named by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey. Thank you for helping make ASA an award winning community!
Top Work Places 2020
The Atlanta Swim Academy Family is excited to be named a top work place for the third year in a row! We are one of the top 75 small companies in the Atlanta metro area to be named by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey. We love to carry on this tradition!
Paul Milliken FOX5 at ASA
Community Impact Committee: Ask The Expert! 2019
Brad Grzelka, owner of Atlanta Swim Academy, was featured in the Ready Set Swim magazine disscussing the "Ask an Expert" event that took place at the 2019 United States Swim School Conference. Learn more by viewing the aricle here.
Chair of the Community Impact Committee 2019
The owner of Atlanta Swim Academy, Brad Grzelka, has been very involved in the United States Swim School Association for years now. To continue his growth and involvement in this organization, he took on the role of Chair of the Community Impact Committee. The debut was taken place in the Ready Set Swim magazine in a featured article! Be sure to check it out and read all about what Brad does for his community.
Top Work Place 2019
The Atlanta Swim Academy Family is excited to be named a top work place for the second year in a row! We are one of the top 75 small companies in the Atlanta metro area to be named a Top Workplaces 2019 by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey. The anonymous survey measures several aspects of workplace culture, including alignment, execution, and connection, just to name a few. Thank you for helping make ASA an award winning community!
USSSA Magazine 2018
United States Swim School Association featured us in their December 2018 magazine. The picture of ASA is in the table of contents displaying our beautiful underwater Christmas tree party that was held earlier in the month.
Treats for Troops 2018
November 12, 2018 we were seen during Good Morning Atlanta! We collected over 800 pounds of candy for the Soldiers' Angels (Official) Treats for Troops program! This great program collects excess Halloween candy and ships it to deployed service members and hands it out to veterans in VA Hospitals across the country! View the video on our Youtube channel!
Top Work Place 2018
The Atlanta Journal Constitution announced Atlanta Swim Academy as a top work place for small buisnesses in the metro Atlanta area for 2018!
Underwater Tree Party 2016
2016 Underwater tree lighting and canned food drive raised 1,800 cans, beating last year's total! Join the kids in singing Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer in the video above.
Canned Food Drive 2015
Our 2015 Canned Food Drive for Marietta's MUST Ministries was a success during this year's Underwater Tree Party! With your help we raised 1,500 cans for Marietta’s MUST Ministries. ASA matched all canned donations, and also received $58 in cash donations. Over 200 families brought canned goods for the charity.
East Cobber Article
East Cobb Patch Article
East Cobber Magazine May 2015
May's issue of East Cobber Magazine featured an article about our Swim FIT program and the great past year's season for both Swim FIT and Swim Team!
Canned Food Drive and Underwater Tree Party 2014
East Cobb Patch and East Cobber celebrated our successful Canned Food Drive and Underwater Tree Lighting with us! Dec. 6th 2014, 1,500 canned goods were donated to MUST Ministries while Santa Claus and his Polar Bear helped swimmers decorate a live submerged pine tree with beautiful glow sticks. Count down with us in the video, and join us next year!!
CBS46's Paul Ossmann and ASA's Swim Director Kay
CBS46's Paul Ossmann and ASA's Swim Director Kaye discussed the importance of swimming year round.
Wednesday's Child, Christian
Freddie Mac Foundation's Wednesday's Child, Christian, joined us to show off his natural swimming skills!
2014 Guinness World Record for the World's
Largest Swim Lesson
The 2014 Guinness World Record for the World’s Largest Swimming Lesson™ is 36,564 participants from 22 countries around the globe, and we're part of it! East Cobber Magazine covers our involvement before and after the 6/20/14 11am event that happened simultaneously worldwide, increasing water safety knowledge to prevent drownings. You can read more at WLSL's official page.
Sunshine on a Rainy Day
Atlanta Swim Academy was highlighted on 5/3/14 for Sunshine on a Rainy Day! How cool!
ASA's addition of SwimFIT in the East Cobber Magazine
Hear from ASA's Coach Bob and VP Brad in this issue of East Cobber Magazine (pg 16) as they talk about the exciting addition of ASA's SwimFIT Club and their continuous dedication to the community's needs.
Swim-A-Thon Raised $10,878 for Charity 5/3/14
Our Swim-A-Thon on 5/3/14 raised $10,878 for charity!
-United States Swim School Association Article
-East Cobb Patch Article
-East Cobber blog
Our USA Swimming Sanctioned Swim-A-Thon benefited local charity Sunshine on a Ranney Day, providing room makeovers for children living with long-term disabilities or illness. Makeover recipient, Tashawn, was able to join us to swim!
Claire Donahue Visits ASA
East Cobber published an article on Claire Donahue's recent visit to meet our swim team! Claire met with each level of swim team, speaking about her path to, and experience in, the Olympics. She also did in-water demonstrations for the kids, visit our youtube channel to see highlights!
ASA Finishes 3rd in the 2013 Rays Coaches Invite Meet
At the 2013 Rays "Coaches Invite" meet, ASA finished 3rd overall! ASA was represented by 95 swimmers who together earned 34 New ASA Records, 27 New State Qualifying Times, 4 New Sectional Qualifying Times & 6 New IMX completions.
Check out the article posted at Big Sports Report.com
Wednesday's Child: Sandra & Josh
Conquer your fear of water with Fox 5 Atlanta!
Wednesday's Child: Talking with Nickolus
We are happy to hear Nickolus was adopted! Hooray!