Pensacola, Fla. (July 21, 2014) – Your BBB Foundation serving Northwest Florida is proud to announce the recipients of the ninth annual Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics program from its District I area: Escambia and Santa Rosa counties.
1-10 employees category- Evans Automotive Service Center
Honorable Mention- Gulf Coast Air Care
11-49 employees category- Gilmore Services
50+ employees category- Pen Air Federal Credit Union
Charity category- Council on Aging of West Florida
Charity category- The Ronald McDonald House NWFL
Customer Service Excellence- David Apple, Apple Market
“These winners exemplify what your BBB stands for: trust, integrity, performance and ethics,” said Norman Wright, president and CEO of your BBB serving northwest Florida. “These organizations and individuals like David Apple really stand out in the marketplace against those who don’t always do the right thing.”
The Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics program was created to publicly recognize business and charities that insist on exceptionally high standards of behavior. BBB’s Customer Service Excellence Award was added to the Torch Award program four years ago to recognize individuals who go above and beyond in their customer service activities.
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