BBB Torch Awards for Marketplace Ethics

The BBB Torch Awards for Marketplace Ethics honor companies and charities which demonstrate a high level of character and ensure the organizations' practices meet the highest standards of ethics. These companies generate trust among their employees, customers and their communities. The award embodies the Better Business Bureau® mission of advancing marketplace trust.

To apply for a BBB Torch Award click here.

Applications must be received by BBB on or before January 31, 2018 at 4pm (EST).

Recognition for BBB Torch Awards winners includes:

  • Customized large crystal BBB Torch Award
  • 60-90 second commercial (click on last year's winners below for examples)
  • BBB promotion throught the year

Recognition for BBB Torch Awards finalists includes:

  • Customized crystal BBB Torch Award
  • 15-30 second commercial
  • BBB promotion throught the year


2017 Torch Awards

Large Business Winner

Matthews Motors
Large Business Finalists

Appraisal Nation

Stevenson Automotive Group

Midsize Business Winner

Anderson Painting and Powerwashing
Midsize Business Finalists

Progressive Computer Systems, Inc.

Rocky Mount Electric Motor

Transportation Impact

Small Business Winner

Scro's Roofing
Small Business Finalists

Ellis Family Law

Fay & Grafton

Southern Mobility & Medical

Click here to learn about BBB's annual Torch Scholarship program that recognizes students who personify high ethics as demonstrated through leadership, community service, overall personal integrity and academic history.