Polaris Direct of Hooksett, NH, Wins 2014 Better Business Bureau Torch Award

From left to right: Robert Shomphe, president/CEO of BBB Serving New Hampshire; Judith Maloy, managing director, CEO of Polaris Direct; and Howard Brodsky, chairman of BBB Serving New Hampshire.

HOOKSETT, NH—June 17, 2014—Polaris Direct, a direct marketing services company based here, was awarded the 2014 Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics by the Better Business Bureau (BBB) of New Hampshire at a luncheon ceremony on June 12, 2014. The BBB Torch Awards for Marketplace Ethics is an annual awards program that recognizes businesses and their leaders for maintaining a solid commitment to ethics in the marketplace. Each year, the NH BBB awards three New Hampshire businesses a BBB Torch Award in the small, medium, and large categories. A panel of judges selected nine finalists and chose an award recipient for each category.

“The purpose of the Torch Awards is to annually recognize New Hampshire businesses and their commitment to maintaining exceptionally high standards of ethical behavior in buyer/seller relationships,” stated Robert Shomphe, president/CEO of BBB Serving New Hampshire.

Managing Director, CEO of Polaris Direct, Judith Maloy said: “Receiving the Torch Award is a distinguished honor for Polaris Direct and its employees. Businesses like us rely on the industry standards and best practices set forth by the BBB to guide and support our efforts. This award affirms our achievement in offering our employees an optimal work environment and our clients with excellent service and innovative solutions.”

About Polaris Direct
Polaris Direct is a full-service print management and direct marketing services company located in Southern New Hampshire specializing in high-volume direct mailings for Fortune 500 companies and marketing agencies. As a full-service supplier, Polaris Direct is equipped to meet all of their clients’ direct marketing needs including pre-production planning, consultation in mail piece design, data processing, laser and inkjet imaging, Label-aire, card affixing, match mail, lettershop/bindery production, commingling and forms printing. Polaris Direct is a certified member of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), since 2004.

About the Better Business Bureau (BBB)
For more than 100 years, Better Business Bureau has been helping consumers find businesses, brands and charities they can trust. In 2013, consumers turned to BBB more than 132 million times for Business Reviews on more than 4.5 million companies and Charity Reports on 11,000 charities, all available for free at bbb.org. The Council of Better Business Bureaus is the umbrella organization for 112 local, independent BBBs across the United States, Canada and Mexico, as well as home to its national programs on dispute resolution and industry self-regulation.

Source: Polaris Direct.