November 27, 2017
OAK BROOK, Ill. – The Inland Real Estate Group of Companies, Inc. (“Inland”) announced today that it has been named the recipient of the highly coveted 2017 Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics by the Better Business Bureau (“BBB”) serving Chicago and Northern Illinois. The award was presented at the 21st Annual BBB Awards Luncheon Ceremony on November 16th.
This is the third Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics that Inland has received from the BBB. Inland received its other ethics awards in 2009 and 2014.
“This is a prestigious award to receive once, let alone three times” said Steve Bernas, president and chief executive officer of the BBB serving Chicago and Northern Illinois. “Inland prides itself on its integrity and doing business the right way and on behalf of the BBB, I want to congratulate Inland’s employees.”
The BBB Torch Award honorees are companies that exemplify ethical business practices and a superior commitment to exceptional standards that benefit their clients, employees, suppliers, shareholders and surrounding communities.
“What a wonderful award to receive as we kick-off our celebration of 50 years in business with commercial real estate throughout the United States,” said Daniel L. Goodwin, chairman and CEO of The Inland Real Estate Group of Companies, Inc. “We are very honored to be the recipient.”
About The Inland Real Estate Group of Companies, Inc.
The Inland Real Estate Group of Companies, Inc., headquartered in Oak Brook, Illinois, is one of the nation’s largest commercial real estate and finance groups, with nearly 50 years in the industry. The Inland Real Estate Group of Companies, Inc. is comprised of independent legal entities, some of which may be affiliates, share some common ownership or have been sponsored and managed by subsidiaries of Inland Real Estate Investment Corporation.
Nicole Spreck, Inland Marketing & Communications, Inc.