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Bristol wins Performance Excellence Commitment Award

PERFORMANCE EXCELLENCE ANNOUNCEMENT Bristol Honored with Performance Excellence Award

18 December 2016

Phoenix, Arizona – Joe Cardini, President of Bristol Global Mobility ( has announced that The Southwest Alliance for Excellence (SWAE) awarded Bristol Global Mobility the Level 2 Commitment Award of the Southwest Alliance for Excellence’s 2016 Performance Excellence Program.

The annual Performance Excellence Program recognizes organizations for performance excellence through leadership, organizational alignment, systemic improvement and innovation. The program is modeled after the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award Criteria, an internationally recognized standard for performance excellence, initiated in 1987. In addition to formal recognition, SWAE’s multi-tiered process assists organizations along their path to achieving performance excellence, which means being role models in leadership, customer and workforce satisfaction and engagement, knowledge management, innovation and results.

The Commitment Award Level 2 recognizes organizations that demonstrate effective, systematic approaches generally responsive to the basic criteria requirements, with some early stages of deployment. Results are reported for areas with good performance being achieved.

Bristol will be presented the award at the SWAE banquet being held in Phoenix, Arizona, in early February 2017.

Other recipients of the 2016 Performance Excellence Commitment Awards are:

Commitment Award (Level 2)

• Montevista Hospital – Las Vegas, NV

• Phoenix Convention Center – Phoenix, AZ

• Scottsdale Medical Imaging, Scottsdale, AZ

• Yuma Regional Medical Center – Yuma, AZ

Established in 1990, The Southwest Alliance for Excellence is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation that advances improvement and excellence in organizations, communities and individuals throughout Arizona, Nevada and Utah by using the Baldrige Criteria.

For more information about the Leadership Awards, please visit,, or call (480) 874-5815.


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