Pete Quinones founded Metro Atlanta Ambulance in 2001, a medical transportation system that now has over 600 employees and 100 ambulances and provides 9-1-1 emergency ambulance services to the residents of Cobb and Paulding Counties including the cities of Acworth, Kennesaw, Marietta, Smyrna, Braswell, Dallas and Hiram. He has served as Chairman of the DHR Region III EMS Council and is a member of the Georgia Governor’s Emergency Medical Services Advisory Council (EMSAC).
Pete keeps himself and his employees actively involved in the local schools and in supporting local non-profit and social service organizations that are working to prevent and eradicate diseases and make our community a healthier and safer place to work and live. He supports through philanthropy and volunteerism a number of local social service organizations including the Boys & Girls Club of Cobb County, the Strand Theatre, Kiwanis International, YMCA, YWCA, MUST Ministries, Cobb Partners in Education, Rotary International, Safe Kids of Cobb, American Heart Association, American Cancer Society, Make-A-Wish Foundation, Crones and Colitis Foundation, March of Dimes, local Chambers of Commerce, Hospital Foundations, Technical College Foundations, Cobb Arts Foundation, the All American Soap Box Derby and various other athletic events in the area. Pete also serves as a director for the Cobb Board of Health, Cobb Chamber of Commerce, Cobb Health Futures Foundation and the Friends of the Strand.