U.S. Chamber Recognizes Quality Float Works, Inc. for Corporate Stewardship
October 27, 2008
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Business Civic Leadership Center named Quality Float Works, Inc. as a finalist for a Corporate Citizenship Award in the category of Corporate Stewardship, Small/Midsize Business. Quality Float Works, Inc. is a finalist due to a combination of factors that reflect its recent social contributions and economic performance.
“We are proud to be included with this great Cheap Oakleys group of companies recognized for our leadership during these tough economic times,” said President Sandra Westlund-Deenihan. “Quality Float Works, Inc. has shown that a truly great business doesn’t just focus on the bottom line. We work for the benefit of our customers, employees and our communities as well.”
The annual Corporate Stewardship Award is a prestigious honor that recognizes a company for strong financial success and a sustained contribution to community and social progress. Four additional companies are honored as finalists this year: Computer Systems Center Incorporated, Harris Corporation, INTEGRITYOne Partners and NutraCea.
A committee of prominent Americans, chaired by Harvard http://www.agfluide.com University professor Michael Porter, will select the 2008 Corporate Stewardship Award winner. Professor Porter and U.S. Chamber President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue will announce the winner during a celebration dinner on November 18, 2008 at Washington, D.C.’s historic National Building Museum. Six hundred business, civic and government leaders are expected to attend.
BCLC is the U.S. Chamber’s resource and voice for business’ social and philanthropic interests. Its mission is to advance the positive role of business in society. The U.S. Chamber is the world’s largest business federation representing more than 3 million businesses and organizations of every size, sector, and region.