Three businesses and one nonprofit from Northern Colorado were named recipients of the BBB Torch Awards for Ethics at the 19th annual event presented April 26 at the Embassy Suites Loveland by the Better Business Bureau Institute for Marketplace Trust Serving Northern Colorado and Wyoming.
This year’s business award winners are:
Small business category: Community Auto, Fort Collins
Medium business category: M&E Painting, Loveland
Large business category: Flood and Peterson, Greeley
Nonprofit category: Weld Food Bank, Greeley
Winners of the BBB Torch Awards for Ethics are evaluated and judged on BBB’s six TRUST! Principles: Transformation at the Top, Reinforce and Build, Unite the Team, Steer Performance, Treasure People and !Enthusiastically Reinvest. In addition, nonprofit nominees are judged using BBB’s 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
Peers, colleagues and customers nominate businesses and nonprofits for the awards. Business students at the University of Northern Colorado, Colorado State University and the University of Wyoming prepare entries on behalf of the nominees. An independent panel of judges selects winners.
2018 marks the 20th BBB Torch Awards for Ethics and nominations are now open. To nominate a business or nonprofit, visit our nomination page. Deadline is July 14.