FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Sky Souza
ASA President, Wayne Croswell, Honored for Excellence in Business
NASHUA, NH (October 8, 2009) - ASA Tire Systems announced today that President, Wayne Croswell, was honored as a finalist in the NH Business Excellence Awards this week.
Fourteen businesspeople in thirteen different industries were honored last night at the seventh annual NHBR (New Hampshire Business Review) Business Excellence Awards. Some 300 people attended the event, which was held at The Event Center at C.R. Sparks in Bedford, NH. The awards were given to operators and owners of businesses or organizations based in NH with 100 employees or fewer. Because of the extraordinary number of accomplished candidates, NHBR also named finalists for the first time ever in a few categories.
Each nomination was considered by a panel of judges using seven standards:
Industriousness of the nominee
Innovation and business vision
Personal achievements and accomplishments
How the nominee dealt with adversity/competition
Overall success of the organization or company
Dedication to the chosen profession
Commitment to community, customers and employees
The recipients of the 2009 NHBR Business Excellence Awards were:
Peter Antoinette, Nanocomp Tech.: Excellence in Technology. Finalist: Wayne Croswell, ASA Tire Systems
Steven Ryder, True North Networks: Excellence in Business Services/ Finalist: Edward B. Hopkins, Urban Tree Service
William Jordan, Jordan Signature Heating: Excellence in Construction. Finalist: Jerry Kingwell, Cobb Hill Construction Inc.
Joe Reilly, Centrix Bank: Excellence in Financial Services
Charles Fanaras, The Prescription Center: Excellence in Health Care.
Tom Boucher and Mark Fenske, Great NH Restaurants: Excellence in Hospitality.
Tammy Boucher, Boucher Public Relations: Excellence in Media & Marketing.
Clyde Terry, Granite State Independent Living: Excellence in Non-Profits.
Greg Bryant, Bedford Cost Segregation LLC: Excellence in Professional Services
Karol LaCroix, Granite State College: Excellence in Public Service
Stephen Duprey, Duprey Companies: Excellence in Real Estate
Donna Buxton, Buxton Oil and Buxton Water: Excellence in Retail
Mark Lore, Ride-Away Handicap Equipment Corp.: Excellence in Transportation
About ASA Tire Systems
Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ASA Tire Systems develops and builds enterprise-wide software solutions, delivers support and services, and enables leading independent tire dealers to achieve a maximum return on their information technology investment. ASA’s software tools help tire dealers and retreaders manage all facets of their businesses and can be tailored to suit the ecommerce, order processing, accounting and business management needs of any size retail, wholesale, or retread tire operation. You can find them on the Internet at www.asatire.com.
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