SSA Consultants Named Recipient of Prestigious Torch Award
October 23, 2008
Baton Rouge, LA — The Better Business Bureau for South Central Louisiana has named SSA Consultants as the recipient of the Douglas Manship, Sr. Torch Award for Ethics in Business. The Better Business Bureau presents the award annually on behalf of a panel of independent Torch Award judges to applicants that have demonstrated a superior commitment to exceptional standards that benefit their consumers, employees, suppliers, shareholders and surrounding communities.
SSA Consultants is representing the region as the recipient of the 2008 Torch Award under the classification of “11 to 99 Employees,” and will be honored with the other winners in each category at the Better Business Bureau’s Eighth Annual Torch Award Banquet Oct. 28, 2008. Past winners of the award include The Shaw Group Inc., Kleinpeter Farms Dairy, Woman’s Hospital, Baker Printing Company and EATEL, among others.
“On behalf of SSA Consultants, I am honored to accept this prestigious award,” Dr. Bill Slaughter, founder and president of SSA Consultants, said. “Since 1970, SSA has been in the business of helping our clients improve their performance, and we are proud to win this award, which acknowledges our achievement in fulfilling the high standards required for this recognition.”
SSA Consultants will move on to the International Torch Award judging stage, whereby a panel of independent judges will review entries for the award on behalf of the Better Business Bureau throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean.