COLUMBIA, S.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SCRA today announced that the company received three top recognition honors recently during the 2014 American Business Awards (ABA). This national award program, known as The Stevie Awards, recognizes the achievements and contributions of businesses worldwide. SCRA won a gold for Non-Profit Company of the Year, another gold for SCRA CFO Julia Martin as the Non-Profit Executive of the Year and a bronze for the SC Launch Annual Report in the Best Annual Report category.
More than 150 members of several specialized judging committees determined award placements with finalists winning either a gold, silver or bronze Stevie. SCRA received the 2011 Stevie for Company of the Year, Non-Profit, and in 2012, SCRA CEO Bill Mahoney was recognized as CEO of the Year, Non-Profit. Last year, SCRA’s Prosthetics Program received a gold Stevie for Best Tech Innovation of the year, and SCRA received two silver Stevie Awards for Non-Profit Company of the Year and Corporate Social Responsibility Program of the Year.
“We are delighted to receive this leadership recognition from the ABA, and truly appreciate the consistent interest in SCRA of this nationally visible program,” said Mahoney. “Our people put great effort into serving our clients and the SCRA mission. The accolades and peer acknowledgement that we receive from winning the Stevies is truly a testament to the dedication and work ethic of SCRA’s associates.”
SCRA is an applied research corporation with over 30 years of experience delivering technology solutions with high returns on investment to federal and corporate clients. To fulfill our mission, SCRA has three sectors: Our Technology Ventures sector helps early-stage companies to commercialize innovations and create jobs, our Applied R&D sector manages over 100 national and international programs worth over $2 billion in contract value and our R&D Facilities sector builds and manages research facilities that include wet labs, secure rooms for sensitive work and advanced, high-tech manufacturing shops. Multiple economic impact studies show SCRA’s cumulative output on South Carolina’s economy to be over $16.6 billion.
About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in four programs: The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about The Stevie Awards at www.stevieawards.com.