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Aria’s Gerry Klaskala to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award on Aug. 12

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Aria’s Gerry Klaskala to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award on Aug. 12

On Aug. 12, the Georgia Restaurant Association (GRA) will host its 12th Annual Crystal of Excellence (GRACE) Awards Gala to honor leaders who have made outstanding contributions to Georgia’s restaurant industry. Aria chef / co-owner Gerry Klaskala, a man described as “generous to a fault” and “a creative genius in the kitchen” by his colleagues and friends, is receiving this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award for his accomplished career, charitable giving and dedication to the community. Get your tickets to catch all the action at this black-tie-optional gala featuring live music, a three-course dinner and hospitality and foodservice awards at The Fairmont.