CEDARBURG — The Better Business
Bureau serving Wisconsin is now accepting nominations and online
applications through Feb. 1, 2020 for both the Wisconsin Torch
Awards for Ethics and BBB Spark Awards.
BBB urges everyone to nominate a deserving Wisconsin business who
demonstrates strong, ethical business practices. Businesses and
nonprofits of any size throughout Wisconsin are eligible to be
nominated and apply.
The annual Torch Awards for Ethics were created to honor ethical
Wisconsin companies and nonprofits who demonstrate high ethical
standards and exemplify excellence in business practices. These
organizations build trust among their employees, customers and their
communities by advertising honestly, remaining transparent and
honoring their promises.
The 2019 Wisconsin Torch Award recipients include JF Lopez Roofing,
Michael F. Simon Builders, SITE Staffing, Kelmann Restoration, Willy
Street Co-op and Make-AWish Wisconsin.
In its fourth year, the BBB Spark Awards recognize social
entrepreneurs, startup founders and new business owners that embody
the Three Cs of Trust: Character, Culture and Community. A business
is eligible to apply of it has at least one business owner under the
age of 35. New for 2020, businesses are also eligible if they are
less than three years old in operation under a business owner of any
The 2019 Spark Award recipients include Renters Warehouse Milwaukee,
Miss Molly’s Cafe and Pastry Shop and Szymik Affordable Auto.
Recipients of the 2020 Torch and Spark Awards will be recognized at
the annual Torch Awards for Ethics luncheon on Thursday, April 9,
2020, at the Italian Community Center in Milwaukee.
Anyone can nominate a business or a non-profit for a Torch or Spark
Award. To nominate, apply, or to find more information, visit
torchawards.com or contact Amy Kutka at email@example.com