Blendtec, a leading maker of commercial-grade blending devices, on Janaury 2015 Blendtec was picked as Business of the Year and Ingenious Business of the Year runner-up behind Google Fiber. Voting happened over a month-long duration and was promoted by the Utah Valley Chamber of Commerce.
The Business of the Year award is provided companies who showed quality throughout the year. To be considered for the award, companies should have an exemplary business culture and be taken part in the community in significant ways. Furthermore, the perfect business will have gotten over adverse conditions to discover success.
“Blendtec dealt with fantastic misfortune in 2014 as an outcome of the enhanced need for our items throughout the biggest execution of functional enhancements,” states Craig Taylor, Blendtec CEO. “In spite of this, we have actually had the ability to more fortify our structure for the remarkable development that is anticipated to continue as we remain to introduce new ingenious items.”
In 2014, Blendtec blenders company grew from 270 to over 500 Utah-based staff members, not including the big influx of seasonal temp employees and the numerous hundred field sales reps throughout the nation. In addition, Blendtec’s founder Tom Dickson, was likewise a huge financial donor in Thanksgiving Point’s Museum of Natural Curiosity, which concentrates on hands-on learning, experimentation, and discovery– the exact same traits that led Dickson himself to end up being a serial inventor and successful business owner.
“As long as we remain to push for consistent personal and professional development from ourselves, staff members and brand partners, we will certainly constantly win,” states Dickson. “The health of our business is directly connected to the culture that we establish within these walls, and we are staged for some amazing development in the years to come.”
The Utah Valley has been acknowledged for its business-friendly environment by receiving the greatest rankings in Forbes yearly Best Places for Business and Careers list. This has drawn in many large corporations like Adobe and Google, and has enabled for fast growth for Utah startups like Qualtrics, Vivint and Domo.
Blendtec designs and makes the world’s best and most effective high-speed office and property blenders. All Blendtec blenders are designed and assembled in the USA at the business’s Orem, Utah facility.