The WI BBB | Business Ethics Torch Awards started in 2003 as the Wisconsin Better Business Bureau Torch Awards for Business Ethics & Integrity. The following companies were the first businesses in Wisconsin to hold the honor associated with receiving this award.
Click on their name to see their story as written by the Small Business Times in 2003.
Category One- 1 to 10 employees2003-WINNER- Smoke Stacks, LLC2003-RUNNER-UP- Thera Dynamics Physical Therapy S.C.2003-HONORABLE MENTION- Hampton Dental Associates2003-HONORABLE MENTION- Nickie's Tiny Tech
Category Two - 11 to 99 employees2003 WINNER- T.E. Brennan Company2003 RUNNER-UP- Kelmann Corporation2003 HONORABLE MENTION - Great Lakes Roofing Corporation2003 HONORABLE MENTION -- Paul Davis Restoration of Southeastern Wisconsin
Category Three - 100 to 999 employees2003 WINNER- The Bentley Company2003 RUNNER-UP - Allen Edmonds Shoe Corporation2003 HONORABLE MENTION - R.A. Smith & Associates, Inc.
Category Four - 1,000 or more employees2003 WINNER - Charter Manufacturing Co. Inc.