Recognition by the business and political communities of Tennessee for contributing to economic development
SPRINGFIELD, TN, June 11, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Bath Fitter was pleased to receive the 2014 Industry of the Year Award from the Robertson County Chamber of Commerce. This award, launched two years ago, honors large employers who have expanded and created new jobs while contributing to the economic development of Robertson County and Tennessee. As such, Bath Fitter stands as a paragon of excellence with the achievement of unparalleled successes in its field since opening its manufacturing plant in Springfield, Tennessee in 2006.
Following the presentation of this distinguished award to Bath Fitter, the State of Tennessee House of Representatives passed a motion to honor and congratulate Bath Fitter and its employees for their solid contribution to the economic life and community of Tennessee and its citizens.
The resolution states that "Bath Fitter is known for its unique corporate culture which inspires its employees to be contributing members of the team and places a high value on being an integral part of the community." There are numerous examples where Bath Fitter employees shine in the community such as the annual food drives to the benefits of local food banks, support for the Robertson County School's backpack program, or Bath Fitter's unwavering support of the local Chamber of Commerce Robertson Education Initiative, The Tennessee Scholars scholarships, as well as the youth leadership classes.
"While Bath Fitter is definitely an undisputed contributor to the growth and well-being of its community, it also contributes to the environmental sustainability of the community and planet, with the use of its in-house recycling program that treats processed materials of the plant and recyclables of its employees," the House Joint Resolution state.
"We are extremely proud of this recognition and for the opportunity to play a contributing role in the community." said Regis Rehel, Bath Fitter CEO. "It is a great honor that we share with all our employees working in Tennessee. "
About Bath Fitter
Since 1984, Bath Fitter has been North America's leading manufacturer of acrylic bathtub liners, shower liners, and bathroom accessories. Bath Fitter products are manufactured in two ultra-modern facilities in Springfield, Tennessee, U.S and St-Eustache, Quebec, Canada. The growing company network includes corporate-owned retail locations and independently-owned franchises. Expansion in Canada and the U.S. is anticipated due to a growing demand for affordable bathroom renovation solutions. Bath Fitter has remodeled more than one million bath tubs and showers in residential and commercial projects across North America. http://www.bathfitter.com
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For further information: Sebastien Charbonneau, Bath Fitter, 1.800.437.7471; or Valerie Gonzalo, 514.626.6976, firstname.lastname@example.org