GRQC Seeks Performance Excellence Awards Applications

Greater Rochester Quality Council, a Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce affiliate, announced a call for applications for the 2018 GRQC Performance Excellence Awards.  Through the award program, GRQC seeks to discover, recognize, and learn from high-performing organizations in the Greater Rochester area. 

Awards will be presented in three categories:  Operations Excellence, Customer Excellence, and Team Excellence.  Organizations from business, healthcare, education, government and not-for-profits are eligible to apply. Award winners will be revealed at the 12th Annual GRQC Showcase and Awards Ceremony to be held in May of 2018, time and location to be announced.

Applications must be received by January 31, 2018.

For further details on award criteria, eligibility, and to request an application, send an email to Nancy Plews, GRQC Chair, at or call (585) 739-5343.

Those interested in applying may attend a complimentary event from 8 to 10 a.m. on Thursday, November 2, 2017, that will include presentations by several previous award recipients and a tutorial on how to apply for the award.  See for details and to register. 

Event Sponsorship Opportunities are also available. For information on how to be a sponsor and to have a display table at GRQC’s 12th Annual Showcase and Awards Ceremony, please contact Nina Shelton at

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