Last night , Oct. 4, 2016, Howard and Sharon Kirby accepted the Battlefords Business Excellence (BBEX) Award for Battlefords’ Best Employer on behalf of Anderson Pump House and its employees. Anderson Pump House was also a Finalist in the category of Community Contribution.
In front of a sold out crowd, Howard dedicated the award to all the staff at Anderson Pump House in both North Battleford, and Prince Albert.The awards took place at the Dekker Centre in North Battleford and were organized and presented by the Battlefords Chamber of Commerce. This year there was a record number of nominations and Finalists.
The Battlefords’ Best Employer award is awarded to an employer that excels in how employees are engaged in strategic goals and company values, and how human and supporting resources have been optimized to achieve and sustain commercial and competitive success. This award is sponsored by the Saskatchewan Workers’ Compensation Board.
“In this day and age of importance on employee development, retention, and work/life balance, the committee agreed that it is important to recognize a business who is creating a workplace of choice,” added BBEX committee co-chair Betty Speed.
On behalf of Anderson Pump House, Howard would like to congratulate all of the finalists and winners in all of the categories. It’s your contributions that help to make the Battlefords the great community that it is.