WESTERLY – Westerly Community Credit Union has received the 2013 Rhode Island Excellence Award from the Washington, D.C.-based Small Business Institute for Excellence in Commerce, the credit union announced Dec. 10.
The award is based on industry research and business surveys that identify companies that have achieved success in their business community and in their industry category. Customer service and community service are elements considered for the award.
The recognition by the institute highlights Westerly Credit Union as an emerging leader that sets high standards for the industry, according to the credit union.
The Small Business Institute for Excellence in Commerce supports and recognizes independent enterprise and entrepreneurial growth that exceeds industry benchmarks for customer service, product quality and ethical practices.