2017 Business Excellence Award

The Elk Grove Village Business Excellence Awards are designed to recognize manufacturing companies who have demonstrated excellence in the following categories:

  • Innovation
  • Community Service
  • Sustainability
  • Industrial Development

To nominate a business for the 2017 Business Excellence Awards, please contact Josh Grodzin at JGrodzin@elkgrove.org.  

2017 Business Excellence Award

Ceremony

Each award recipient will be announced and honored during a luncheon at the Made in Elk Grove Manufacturing & Technology Expo Exhibitor Luncheon on October 16, 2017. Award recipients need to be present in order to accept their award.

Category Descriptions

Innovation

The EGV Business Excellence Award for Innovation will go to the manufacturing company that best demonstrates how it has paved the way in the manufacturing industry through their products, services, or processes. Companies nominated for this award will be judged on the following criteria:

  • Need for the innovation
  • Result of the innovation

The winner of the Innovation award will demonstrate how they have met and overcome the challenges of turning ideas into reality; remained competitive through the introduction of this innovation; and have changed market conditions.

Community Service

The EGV Business Excellence Award for Community Service will go to the company that demonstrates excellence in serving their community. This award will honor one company that has made significant contributions to their community through their time, actions, talent, and dedication. Companies nominated for this award will be judged on the following criteria:

  • Degree to which their service has had an impact on their community
  • Length and extent of their service

Sustainability

The EGV Business Excellence Award for Sustainability will go to the company that implements sustainable business practices, such as processes that are non-polluting, conserve energy and natural resources, and are economically safe. Companies nominated for this award will be judged on the following criteria:

  • Implementation of sustainable metrics
  • Policies that ensure sustainable practices
  • Forecast for remaining sustainability in the future

Industrial Development

The EGV Business Excellence Award for Industrial Development recognizes outstanding development efforts in the Elk Grove Village business community. Projects nominated for this award will be judged on the following criteria:

  • Management and stewardship of development process
  • Impact of the project on economic development in the region

Meet the 2016 Winners