DALLAS/FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 29, 2012 // PRNewswire // -- Fireman's Contractors, Inc. (OTCBB: FRCN) (OTCQB: FRCN) today announced the company's nomination for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year Award. Fireman's is one of nine local businesses nominated for the award by the Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce. On March 1, the U.S. Chamber will announce 75 Blue Ribbon Winners, and the overall winner will receive a $10,000 cash prize and will be recognized at the U.S Chamber Small Business Summit on May 22, 2012.
Commenting on the nomination, Renee Gilmore, CEO of Fireman's, stated, "We are proud to be a part of the Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce, and we appreciate the Chamber's recognition of Fireman's Contractors as a nominee for the prestigious U.S. Chamber Small Business of the Year Award. Irving is home to more Blue Ribbon winners than any other city in the country, and we are honored to be associated with this esteemed group of companies as a nominated candidate."
The Blue Ribbon Award program is designed to honor the nation's job creators and recognize their significant contributions as drivers of economic growth. Each year, the U.S. Chamber selects 75 outstanding companies as Blue Ribbon winners based on exemplary performance in the areas of staff training and motivation, community involvement, customer service, business strategies and goals, financial performance, and business history.
Fireman's Contractors, Inc. (OTCBB: FRCN) is a full-service contractor providing professional services for commercial and government clients. Services include Road Improvements, Pavement Maintenance, Seal Coating, Parking Lot Striping, Pavement Marking, Asphalt Maintenance and Repair, and ADA Compliance. Fireman's Contractors has completed its FDD requirements with the Federal Trade Commission and has developed franchise territories across the U.S. The company's goal is to develop hundreds of new franchise locations in the next 24 to 48 months. Fireman's Contractors brings a professional value system delivering outstanding results through honorable customer relationships and repeat business. Local firefighters are supported by a portion of profits which are donated to local Firefighter Associations. For additional information about Fireman's Contractors, visit: www.FiremansContractors.com
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