BBB to Present 2023 Torch Awards for Marketplace Trust

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Better Business Bureau will honor multiple local businesses and leaders for their roles in building trust across the Mahoning Valley.

The BBB serving Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties will present the 2023 Torch Awards for Marketplace Trust at 11:30 a.m. May 24 at The Lake Club in Poland. The event, which will be hosted by Stan Boney, celebrates BBB Accredited Businesses and community leaders that exemplify BBB standards for trust.

Torch Awards for Marketplace Trust will be presented to Western Reserve Transit Authority, Crowe’s Cabinets Inc. and Earley & Sons Relocation LLC.

Flying HIGH Inc. Professional Development Center will receive the Torch Award for Nonprofit Excellence, and Tom Brittain will receive the Torch Award for Civic Leadership.

The Torch Awards are made possible due to the support of BBB TrustBuilders, a group of banking institutions in the Mahoning Valley with long-term commitments to earn and keep the public’s trust. BBB TrustBuilders include Premier Bank, PNC Bank, Farmers National Bank and Huntington Bank. 

The BBB will also award area high school students with Ethics & Integrity Scholarships sponsored by Farmers Trust Co. and 898 Marketing.

For table or ticket information, call 330 744 7210 or email

Published by The Business Journal, Youngstown, Ohio.