ROCHESTER, NY (September 8, 2016) The Rochester Area Business Ethics Foundation (RABEF) announced the finalists for its 2016 ETHIE Awards. The ETHIE recognizes businesses and organizations that do the right thing through strong ethical foundations, aspirations to high standards of business conduct, and the multifaceted nature of ethics in our daily lives. RABEF plans to honor the ETHIE recipients at an awards celebration at Geva Theatre Center October 17.
RABEF Co-founder and President Alan Ziegler said, “As the Rochester Area Business Ethics Foundation moves toward its vision of making Rochester the ‘Gold Standard for Ethical Cultures’, it is encouraging to see quality companies submit entries for the ETHIE Award. This year’s finalists join a roster of strong ethical companies that have been named finalists through the years.”
The 2016 ETHIE Award Finalists are:
Hart Hearing Centers, 468 Titus Avenue, Rochester, NY 14617
Leonard’s Express 6070 Collett Road, Farmington , NY 14425
Lewis Tree Service, 300 Lucius Gordon Drive, W. Henrietta, NY 14586
Tipping Point Communications, 1349 University Ave., Rochester, NY 14607
Triplett Machine, 1374 Phelps Junction Road, Phelps, NY 14532
RABEF board chair Vicki James said, “Now in our 14th year of presenting the ETHIE, we are delighted to see more and more businesses become involved in the program. This represents the high ethical standards that exist throughout the Rochester business community.”
An independent panel of judges carefully and impartially analyzes the completed ETHIE Award entry forms to determine the finalists, which then undergo a site visit by members of the judging committee. The committee then names recipients of the annual awards.
To purchase tickets for the October 17 ETHIE Awards celebration, go to www.RochesterBusinessEthics.com.
FOR RELEASE September 8, 2016
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