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BHQ Awarded 2016 BSA CBS Excellence Award - 10/03/16
Glen Ellyn, IL - On Monday, September 26, 2016, the Bearing Specialists Association (BSA) awarded the very first Annual BSA Excellence Awards for outstanding service by bearing Distributors and bearing Manufacturers to the end use customer.
BSA President, John Ruth, presented the 2016 BSA CBS Excellence Award to Bearing Headquarters Company (BHQ). The award is presented to BSA Distributor Companies with the highest percentage of their inside and outside sales force’s having attained Certified Bearing Specialist status. BSA’s CBS program is the only bearing industry-specific program that identifies and quantifies the specific skill sets to certify an industry professional as a bearing specialist.
On Monday night, Bearing Headquarters Company Senior Vice President, Jim Scardina, was on hand to accept the award and stated, “This simply confirms BHQ believes in the advance training/certification of our sales force to better service our customers. It’s yet another way for us to prove we are truly ‘Service First’.”
Over 20% of BHQ’s sales force holds the BSA CBS certification with more expected to achieve this status in the coming year.