The 2013 BBB Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics recognizes companies and charities that are committed to exceptional standards for ethical business practices and service to their customers,employees, suppliers and communities. Entries are due by 5pm on Monday, December 2, 2013.
Entries will be evaluated by an independent panel of prestigious judges from business communities in Eastern North Carolina. While BBB Accreditation is not a requirement, companies must be in business for at least three years and have earned at least a ‘B’ rating with BBB to be considered. Winners will be recognized at an awards luncheon in early 2014.
Benefits for winners include:
- Free Press & Publicity
- News release spotlighting the winner sent to area media
- Feature story in BBB’s newsletter
- Special promotion on BBB’s Web site
- Inclusion on BBB’s Voice Response System
- Presentation of Crystal Torch Award for permanent display
- Use of Torch Award Logo
In addition to naming winners, BBB will also recognize finalists in an ongoing campaign throughout the year.
To be considered, an organization must submit an application,along with all supporting documents, before 5pm on Monday, December 2,2013. For assistance with applying for the Torch Award or to nominate a business, please contact email@example.com.
Visit torchaward.org for additional information.