Tolbert Yılmaz

  • Mr. Tolbert Yilmaz is the President of Tolbert Manufacturing Inc. Mr. Yilmaz started in the dance business by opening a Dance Fashions Superstore in 1980 to accommodate the growing interest in dance apparel in the Atlanta Metropolitan area. In 1982, he founded Tolbert Yilmaz Manufacturing Inc. under the name Eurotard to manufacture dance shoes and apparel, which is now sold in over 40 different countries. He has been a member of the Forsyth County Camber of Commerce for several years.

  • Mr. Yilmaz joined the U.S. Congressional Club with an invitation from House Speaker Newt Gingrich in 1995. He has also served on the Board of Directors for the City of Roswell Economic Development Committee. Mr. Yilmaz also served as an Olympic Envoy for the Atlanta Olympic Games in 1996. The Atlanta Chamber of Commerce was proud to welcome Mr. Yilmaz to their ranks in 1999. In 2001, Mr. Yilmaz was published in the Wall Street Journal section of the "2001 Businessmen of the Year" from Georgia. Mr. Yilmaz is also a member of the United Dance Merchants of America, as well as the Turkish American Cultural Association of Georgia.

Posted: Thu, Oct 30, 2014