University of Georgia Food Services was recognized by Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue with a Governor’s Commendation for Customer Service on January 29, 2008 at the State Capital in Atlanta, Georgia. This commendation recognizes meritorious actions that enhance the public image of customer service or improve the way customer service is provided in Georgia. University of Georgia Food Services received this recognition from Governor Perdue for the establishment of 24 hour dining for students. This project is a great example of how to make state institutions more accessible and friendlier to the customers they serve. The improvements in service, convenience and safety are a great example of making government services faster, friendlier and easier.