Stellar Business Award

FREE I.T. ATHENS Wins Best Computer Recycler in United Stated

FREE I.T. ATHENS logo: Shawn Henson

Why FREE I.T. ATHENS Was Selected as the Winner

After careful review, the Stellar Business Award Committee is delighted to announce Free I.T. Athens as this year’s award winner. Under the visionary leadership of founder Shawn Henson, the company has made significant strides in advocating for computer access, education, and sustainable recycling of electronics. Their commitment to providing reclaimed and refurbished technology to those in need is truly remarkable. The company’s advocacy for free software and technology education is a testament to their dedication to empowering communities. With over 2,000 refurbished computers distributed worldwide and more than 100 tons of equipment saved from landfills, Free I.T. Athens exemplifies the spirit of innovation, community service, and environmental responsibility, making them a deserving recipient of this prestigious award.

They displayed all of the qualities that we at Stellar Business look for when determining excellence. These qualities include outstanding growth, service to their community, and excellent business practices. We determined that they excel in these criteria as the top Computer Recycler in United Stated.


We advocate for computer access and education, people-centered software, and sustainable recycling of electronics

Today, we congratulate FREE I.T. ATHENS for winning this years annual Stellar Business Award for Computer Recycler in United Stated. Our selection committee reviewed several outstanding companies for this award, and we decided unanimously that they are the official winners.

Competition in Computer Recycler

– Athens Micro
– Green Mouse Recycling
– Athens Recycling Center
– Athens PC Repair
– Athens Tech Solutions
– Athens Computer Co.
– Athens Electronics Recycling
– Athens IT Solutions
– Athens Computer Works
– Athens Tech Recycling


Our team at Stellar Business reviews companies based on several factors, including online reviews, the ability to deliver results, interactions with leadership, and more. Based on these metrics, we then create a weighted overall score.

When giving reviews, we interviewed Shawn Henson about their success in the United Stated area. We also looked at what their customers were saying on Google and other trusted review sites. Because FREE I.T. ATHENS maintains consistently stellar reviews, they received strong consideration for this award.

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FREE I.T. ATHENS quickly became our strongest applicants in United Stated. They displayed excellent customer service, an ability to deliver, and maintain high reviews in their community. So, Stellar Business would like to endorse them as the top Computer Recycler in United Stated. We believe that their outstanding ability to serve their clients in United Stated makes them a long-time favorite provider.

Shawn Henson Recognized as President of FREE I.T. ATHENS

Founded in 2005, Free I.T. Athens is an all-volunteer nonprofit organization dedicated to providing reclaimed and refurbished technology, as well as educational opportunities, to those in need. We are advocates for free software and free technology. Arguably Athens’s oldest technology nonprofit, Free I.T. Athens combines the power of community collaboration, free software, and rescued technology, and changes lives and the environment for the better. Since its founding, Free I.T. Athens has responsibly rescued more than 100 tons of unusable equipment from landfills, and distributed more than 2,000 refurbished computers to individuals, community groups, start-ups, churches, and nonprofits in Cameroon, El Salvador, Peru and the United States.

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To confirm them as the official winner of our Stellar Business Award for excellence in {text:39} in United Stated, we made the following announcements:

  • This public post on our website highlights them as the winner

  • A public announcement on our LinkedIn, Instagram, and Facebook page 

  • Provided a physical certificate signed by our committee

  • Assured that there are no other winners for the category of Computer Recycler in United Stated

  • Sent a physical Stellar Business trophy to symbolize this award

We encourage you to visit our award winner’s business website to learn more about how they can help you with Computer Recycler in United Stated. Link below.

Contact: Shawn Henson

Stellar Business