Awards recognise business leaders fostering integrity in the workplace
MINNEAPOLIS — Spanlink Communications, a leading managed services provider for Cisco collaboration and contact center solutions, was named the 2014 small business winner of the Minnesota Business Ethics Awards (MBEA). Award winners were announced Wednesday, May 14 at the 15th annual MBEA luncheon, organized by the Center for Ethical Business Cultures and the Society of Financial Service Professionals. MBEA judges honored Spanlink for exemplifying, raising the bar and promoting ethical conduct for the benefit of the workplace, marketplace and community.
“Building a reputation for high ethical standards in business doesn’t happen overnight,” said David Rodbourne, MBEA co-chair. “Understanding there is no quick fix, organizations must earn reputations day after day.” In presenting the award, Rodbourne said that Spanlink set itself apart by exhibiting ethical commitment not just among corporate leadership, but throughout the entire company.
In addition to the award, Spanlink received a congratulatory letter from Gov. Mark Dayton, who declared May 14 Business Ethics Awareness Day in the state of Minnesota.
“We are truly honored to receive the Minnesota Business Ethics Award,” said Eric LeBow, CEO, Spanlink Communications. “Through our commitment to integrity and success throughout the business process, we’ve garnered true partnerships with our customers. Spanlink will continue to lead with the highest ethical standards, and winning this award further energizes our commitment to being an open and honest business.”
To learn more about the Minnesota Business Ethics Awards, go to www.mnethicsaward.org.
About Spanlink Communications, Inc.
Spanlink Communications is an award-winning IT service management company dedicated to helping its customers minimize risk and improve availability and performance of their business communications solutions. Founded in 1988, Spanlink helps companies get the most out of their Cisco investments by advising, deploying, integrating and providing management services that are tailored to their specific business goals. OnGuard, Spanlink’s managed services platform, ensures that our customer’s business-critical Cisco collaboration, contact center, data center and network assets stay up and running at optimal performance. Spanlink’s services approach enables a true partnership with customers, and empowers IT operations to leverage Spanlink’s experts as an extension of their own teams. Spanlink is a Master-certified Cisco partner serving mid-size businesses and large enterprises nationally and internationally. Find news and information at www.spanlink.com.