April 29, 2022
This week, the 20th Annual American Business Awards® (ABA) announced that Golden State Foods earned a Silver Stevie® Award in the Company of the Year – Large Food & Beverage category. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevie Awards recognize outstanding performances in the workplace.
“As we at GSF celebrate our 75th Anniversary year, our company’s first-ever Stevie Award reflects our associates’ long-standing commitment to pledging our best efforts always toward the attainment of the common goals we share with our customers,” said GSF Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Mark Wetterau. “As a multinational company, we care about people, community, and sustainability all across the globe, and we believe in going beyond expected business practices to embrace our responsibilities in these areas.”
More than 3,700 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Startup of the Year, Executive of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, Marketing Campaign of the Year, and Thought Leader of the Year, among others. Nicknamed the “Stevies”for the Greek word meaning “crowned,” this year’s awards will be presented to winners at a gala ceremony at New York’s Marriott Marquis Hotel on Monday, June 13.
“We are so pleased that we will be able to stage our first ABA awards banquet since 2019 and to celebrate, in person, the achievements of such a diverse group of organizations and individuals,” said Maggie Miller, president of the Stevie Awards.
The ABA program and its various international counterpart programs collectively receive more than 12,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 70 nations. More details and the list of 2022 Stevie winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/ABA.