“We empower our teams to make good decisions and offer encouragement that allows them to think like entrepreneurs"
Riverside, CA (PRWEB) December 01, 2017
Fusion Sign and Design (“Fusion”), a national innovator in custom signs and branding solutions, is proud to announce its founders, Loren Hanson and Dave Haffter, have received the 2017 Spirit of the Entrepreneur Award from the Inland Empire Center for Entrepreneurship at Cal State San Bernardino at a ceremony held mid-November.
Fusion’s Hanson and Haffter were reviewed through the Spirit Award’s rigorous six-phase, eight-month evaluation process. Appraised by a jury of past Spirit Award winners, Hanson and Haffter were judged on innovation, leadership, company performance, character, entrepreneurial mindset and vision amongst a field of 196 nominees.
“We’re grateful and humbled to be awarded the 2017 Spirit of the Entrepreneur Award. We work hard to embody the true core of the Spirit Awards and feel a great sense of pride about the systems we have in place to allow employees to grow as the company does,” shares Hanson.
“Our success is based on a tremendous team, loyal customers and family support. Through Fusion’s incentive programs, we aim to empower our teams to make good decisions and offer encouragement that allows them to think like entrepreneurs…or the next generation of Spirit Award winners”, adds Haffter.
About Fusion Sign and Design
Fusion Sign and Design has offered comprehensive branding and signage solutions to a diverse group of businesses and industries for over 10 years. With six locations and a “whatever it takes” attitude, Fusion serves architects, builders, contractors and many of the world's top global brands with expertly-crafted, high-quality signs, banners and traffic solutions.
About Spirit Awards
The Spirit Awards, created by the Inland Empire Center for Entrepreneurship at Cal State San Bernardino, has been recognizing outstanding entrepreneurs for 14 years. The awards, largely recognized as “The Oscars of Business” in the Inland Empire, is an annual event celebrating entrepreneurs that are true game changers, risk takers and innovators transforming the way we live and work.