IC System IC System named finalist in 2015 BBB Torch Awards for Ethics


St. Paul, MN (September 16th, 2015) Press Release: For the third year in a row, IC System has been named a finalist for the 2015 BBB Torch Awards for Ethics.


Each year, the Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) presents the Torch Awards for Ethics to companies who demonstrate ethical behavior and display integrity throughout all operations of their business.


Nominees are asked to submit an entry packet, which describes in detail how their company meets the BBB’s stands of ethics and integrity. A panel of independent business leaders volunteer to review the entries and choose the winners. Judges met on August 20, 2015 and chose finalists. In the category of 175+ employees, IC System was nominated along with Preferred Credit, Inc. of St. Cloud, MN. For the full list of nominees, visit the BBB’s website.


“It is truly an honor to spotlight companies that set an example through their commitment to excellence,” said Dana Badgerow, president and CEO of BBB of Minnesota and North Dakota, in the BBB’s press release. “These are businesses that understand and clearly demonstrate the importance and value of ethics.”


Winners will be announced at the 2015 Torch Awards for Ethics ceremony. The ceremony will take place Thursday, October 29, from 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. at the McNamara Alumni Center on the University of Minnesota’s Minneapolis campus. The keynote speaker at the event will be Kit Welchlin, an instructor with MNSCU, a Professional Member of the National Speakers Association, and, by age 26, he was a CEO and Chairman of the Board of three manufacturing companies.


“Being named a finalist is an enormous honor for IC System, especially for a third time,” says John Erickson, Jr., President. “Our ethics shape IC System in everything we do. IC System has an ongoing devotion to consumer needs, rights, and satisfaction that goes well beyond obeying laws and regulations—we treat our clients and their consumers the way we want to be treated. This rings true in all IC System operations”


As a finalist for the 2015 BBB Torch Awards for Ethics, IC System continues to reinforce its mission, “To be the best, most trusted accounts receivable management company.”

About IC System IC System, a privately owned company founded in 1938, provides accounts receivable management services for thousands of clients within many industries, including healthcare, financial services, retail, education, utility, government and communications.  Headquartered in St. Paul, MN, IC System has a branch office in La Crosse, Wisconsin.  For more information about IC System, please visit www.icsystem.com.