GloFX Named Finalist For Sterling Manufacturing Award

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GloFX is proud to be named a finalist for the Florida Sterling Manufacturing Business Excellence Award! This award is being sponsored by the Florida Sterling Council and FloridaMakes, both of which are Florida based non-profit corporations.

Founded in 2009, GloFX is the world’s leading manufacturer of innovative party eyewear and LED flow products. Always looking for the next big thing, GloFX continues to push the boundaries of what’s possible with light and rave technology.

Of the countless nominated companies throughout the State of Florida, GloFX was one of only 4 manufacturing businesses in its class to make it to the finalist round. The winners are scheduled to be announced June 2nd at the 2017 Governor’s Sterling Awards Banquet located at the JW Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes in Orlando, Florida. The schedule for the ceremony can be found here.

In addition, GloFX is the only company located in the state’s capital city of Tallahassee to be selected.

GloFX is humbled to have been nominated for such a prestigious honor, and the success is a direct result of the dedication of the entire GloFX team, as well as our loyal customers. We completed the application and welcomed the examiners to our facility for an on-site visit. Along with the other contenders, we were graded by the judging panel based on six criteria:

  1. Leadership
  2. Strategic planning
  3. Customer and market focus
  4. Measurement
  5. Analysis and knowledge management
  6. Workforce and operations. 

The Florida Sterling Council was founded in 1992 and is supported by the Executive Office of the Governor. Their trained examiners are knowledgeable of all the ins and outs of manufacturing and donated their time to evaluate all the nominees. 

FloridaMakes is a partnership that was established in 2015 in order to improve upon the productivity and technological performance of Florida manufacturers. They also help to better the state’s manufacturing sector by assisting over 20,000 manufacturers in today’s marketplace. In upcoming plant tours, webinars, and events, FloridaMakes will aid in sharing their industry – related insight and best practices to all contestants.

Read the full press release here.

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