2012-08-31 - Cold Jet Receives University of Cincinnati Goering Center 13th Annual Tri-State Family & Private Business Award
(Loveland, OH – August 31, 2012). The 13th Annual Family & Private Business Awards hosted by the Goering Center for Family and Private Business at the University of Cincinnati was held on Tuesday, August 28 at Cincinnati Music Hall.
Awards were granted to the six family and privately-owned businesses that exemplify the best business practices. This year, the competing companies were evaluated on how they adapted during the last three years of the great recession.
Winners in the Family Business Division were Hypeprquake, LLC in the category of 0-20 years in business, Clark Theders Insurance Agency in the category of 21-49 years in business and Hamilton Caster & Manufacturing in the category of 50 plus years in business. Runner-ups included Salix, JWF Technologies, Mesa Industries, Cast-Fab Technologies, Inc., Contractors Materials Company, and General Factory/WD Supply
Winners in the Private Business Division were Infintech in the category of 0-21 years in business, Cold Jet LLC in the category of 21-49 years in business and Precision Gage & Tool in the category of 50 plus years in business. Runner ups included, BRG Realty Group, Hi-Five Development Services, Melink Corporation, General Data Co., Inc., Hellmann Lumber & Hardware, and New Foundation Savings Bank.
Otto M. Budig was presented with the 2012 Greater Cincinnati Family Business Hall of Fame Award and Mark Signorelli, Cincinnati Growth Partners and Chris Ramos, Fifth Third Bank were recipients of the 2012 Keith Baldwin Volunteer Award.
Family businesses employ seventy-five percent of the new employees in our U.S. economy. In addition, ninety-five percent of family businesses are philanthropic, supporting their chosen causes.
About Cold Jet
Cold Jet® is the world leader in developing innovative, environmentally responsible cleaning solutions that help companies reduce maintenance costs, enhance product quality, prolong equipment life, and improve productivity and worker safety. Cold Jet's extensive line of dry ice cleaning systems are used in a variety of industries, making productive use of recycled carbon dioxide while eliminating the need for chemicals and water in the cleaning process. In addition to its dry ice-based cleaning systems, the company's dry ice production equipment is used by every major gas company worldwide to produce the highest density dry ice available. Cold Jet is a private company with global headquarters in Loveland, Ohio and international operations in Europe, Asia, Canada and Mexico. For more information, visit www.coldjet.com or call 1-800-337-9423 or +1 513-831-3211 (International).