Two businesses from Wyoming and two companies from Northern Colorado Colorado were named recipients of the 2014 BBB Torch Awards for Ethics at the 16th annual event presented April 30 at the Fort Collins Lincoln Center by the Better Business Bureau® Center for Character Ethics.
This year’s BBB Torch Awards for Ethics winners are:
Businesses with 1-10 employees - Microbial Research Inc., Fort Collins, Colo.
Businesses with 11-25 employees - SteamMaster Restoration and Cleaning, Minturn, Colo.
Businesses with 26-50 employees - Capitol Roofing and Exteriors, Cheyenne, Wyo.
Businesses with 51-plus employees - Mountain West Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Co., Laramie, Wyo.
BBB Torch Awards for Ethics promote the six TRUST! principles of EthicalEnterprising: Transformation at the Top, Reinforce and Build, Unite the Team, Steer Performance, Treasure People and !Enthusiastically Reinvest!
Peers, colleagues and customers nominate businesses for the award and business students at the University of Northern Colorado, Colorado State University and the University of Wyoming prepare entries. An independent panel of judges select winners.
Nominations are now open for the 2015 BBB Torch Awards for Ethics. Details are available at go.bbb.org/1nB9vnA
About Better Business Bureau Institute for Marketplace Trust
Better Business Bureau Institute for Marketplace Trust provides ethics-based assessment, training and recognition programs for businesses, consumers, nonprofits and students in Northern Colorado and Wyoming through three centers of excellence: BBB Center for Character Ethics, BBB Center for Fraud Prevention and BBB Center for Nonprofit Excellence. In 2013, the BBB Institute reached more than 4,900 people via outreach and education programs.