The Better Business Bureau announced the 2019 Torch Awards for Ethics Finalists and the Excellence in Community Service Award Recipient.
The businesses that were nominated include:
- General Office Supply, Inc.
- Midwest Machine, LLC
- Navigation Financial Group
- Sanders Design Build
The charities that were nominated include:
- Catholic Charites of the Texas Panhandle
- Frames of Love
- Turn Center
The award ceremony included a steak dinner, the Velvet Funk Band, a casino and silent auction.
For 18 years the BBB Torch Awards for Ethics have recognized businesses and organizations that pursue the six TRUST! Principles- Leadership, Communications, Unity, Performance, HR Practices and Commitment to the Community.
“Good businesses contribute to a healthy community where people can live, work and do business with confidence,” said Janna Kiehl, President of the BBB of the Texas panhandle. “The awards is the BBB’s opportunity to shine a light on what is good and right in our community; for companies who apply for the Award and for good businesses overall.”
The 2019 recipient of the Excellence in Community Service Award is Jason Herrick. Herrick is the president of Pantera Energy Company.
In the Small Business Category, General Office Supply won.
In the Medium Business Category, Sanders Design Build won.
In the Large Business Category, Midwest Machine won.
In the Nonprofit Category, Turn Center won.
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