Direct Wire & Cable, Inc. was nominated and recently recognized as one of five finalists for the 2014 Pennsylvania Governor’s ImPAct Award for Small Business.
The Governor’s ImPAct Awards recognized 50 companies from throughout the state in five categories: Jobs First, Community Impact, Small Business Impact, Entrepreneurial Impact and Export Impact. The awardees were chosen by an independent judging panel selected by the state’s partners, Team Pennsylvania Foundation (Team PA) and Journal Multimedia.
Nominations for each award were provided by the state’s regional economic development partners – the Partnerships for Regional Economic Performance (PREP) network. All 10 PREP regions were eligible to submit up to five nominations per category.
The Small Business Award is given to a small business that has been an innovator within its industry, demonstrated revenue/profit growth, increased its workforce and committed to the growth and development of its employees and community. The company must have 100 or fewer employees. 247 companies were nominated for this category.
“We are honored and thankful to be a finalist for this prestigious award,” says Direct Wire’s Owner/CEO Richard Witwer. “The entire Direct Wire team is exceptional and I am proud that the company has been recognized for their hard work and dedication.”
Direct Wire & Cable Inc., located in Denver, PA, is dedicated to producing the best copper welding cable and cable accessories available.