• What Can Winning a Business Excellence Award Do For You?

    Winning business awards has many benefits: it reinforces corporate direction; recognizes the talent and hard work of your entire departments and leading employees; makes it easier to attract new talent to the company; gains a sales advantage; and provides additional public relations opportunities and value.

    Additionally, Kaiser Permanente Business Excellence Awards winners receive the following benefits:

    1. Membership: All winners will receive free membership to the Summit Chamber for one year.
    2. Recognition: The Awards Ceremony highlights the winners to the Summit County business community at large.
    3. Bragging Rights: Winners will receive a 2018 Business Excellence Award logo with usage rights across all media outlets including the company website and printed materials.  This can be invaluable for positioning your company as an industry leader to new recruits and potential customers.
    4. Press: All finalists are featured in a Summit Daily advertisement for the event and winners are featured in a locally distributed press release.  Winners will be prominently shown in all recap video presentations and photo compilations of the event. Additionally, winners will be featured in any follow up media interviews regarding the event. 
    5. Website placement: All winners are featured on the winners’ pages on the Summit Chamber Website under Business Excellence Awards. Gold and silver winners also receive logo placement and links to their sites.
    6. Plaque or Trophy: Gold winners receive complimentary customized award trophies. Silver and bronze winners have commemorative awards.
    7. News page: Winners’ news items – i.e. press releases, blog posts, award page entries, and articles – are featured on the winners’ news pages, including links back to the company sites.
    8. Quotes: Winners’ press release quotations, tweets or other public statements may also be featured throughout the Kaiser Permanente Business Excellence Awards website.
    9. NEW for the 2018 Kaiser Permanente Business Excellence Awards:  The Summit Chamber of Commerce is working with member organizations and sponsors to offer prize packages that include products and/or services that will support their business.  Stay tuned as we finalize the details of this exciting new development!