BBB Excellence Awards Recipients Announced

September 26, 2013
The Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado (BBB) is proud to announce the 2013 recipients of the BBB Excellence Awards in the categories of customer service, education and ethics. Recipients were recognized during the 19th annual A Night of Excellence with Your BBB awards gala at the Hotel Elegante Conference and Event Center in Colorado Springs on the evening of September 26, 2013.

The BBB Excellence Awards - GE Johnson Ethics aspires to recognize ethical business practices that go above and beyond industry norms and demonstrate a passion to do what is right when no one is looking.

2013 BBB Excellence Awards - GE Johnson Ethics Recipients:
  • American Medical Response  - Colorado Springs
“Both ADD STAFF, Inc. and American Medical Response are organizations that offer the highest level of ethical business practices in southern Colorado. It is our pleasure to recognize these companies for their dedication to the region and we are thankful for their continued commitment to serving the people with outstanding respect and integrity,” said Matt Barrett CEO of The BBB of Southern Colorado.

The BBB Excellence Awards - Customer Service recognizes businesses that offer exemplary devotion to customer service in the community.

2013 BBB Excellence Awards - Customer Service Recipients:
  • All Smiles Dental Group/Colorado Dental Group
  • American Medical Response  - Colorado Springs
  • American Overhead Door
  • Champion Windows of Colorado Springs
  • Dublin Animal Hospital
  • Genesis MedSpa
  • Larry H. Miller Liberty Toyota
  • Pioneer Financial Services
“Customer service is crucial as loyalty develops as customers feel a connection with a brand that treats them well on a consistent basis,” said Barrett. “When a company is committed to customer service, patrons know their needs are high priority and often become repeat customers. It is our great honor to provide these eight organizations, who have demonstrated elite customer service, with this year’s award.

While the eight companies listed above received an award, all companies participating in the BBB Excellence Awards - Customer Service program are provided with an in-depth feedback report to help improve their existing customer service process.

The BBB Excellence Awards - Education is a scholarship program for high school seniors that reside in the 25 counties serviced by the BBB of Southern Colorado. The application process includes an essay on an ethical scenario and two $2,500 scholarships are awarded.

2013 BBB Excellence Awards - Education Recipients:
  • Daniel Myers (Air Academy High School)
  • Lauren Rice (Discovery Canyon Campus)
Proceeds from BBB Excellence Awards fund scholarships, administer the BBB Excellence Awards and support other educational programs.