2011 Award Recipients

The two recipients of the 2011 Ethics in Business Award were honored and celebrated at the Fourth Ethics in Business Award presentation on June 28, 2011 at Eden Resort & Suites. The luncheon event followed a morning of workshops and educational opportunities in a partnership between the Samaritan Counseling Center and the Lancaster Chamber of Commerce & Industry.

The luncheon event began with a keynote address by The Two Dudes, Peter Barber and Brian McCaskey, entitled “On the Bus with the Dudes.” The shared how they built their company around their values, how they communicate this to their customers and what it means to them and their company to have received the 2009 Ethics in Business Award.

The Samaritan Counseling Center’s 2011 Ethics in Business Award Recipients are:

For-Profit Business Category:

Nxtbook Media LLC
Located right here in Lancaster, Nxtbook Media produces digital magazines, catalogues, brochures and travel guides. Nxtbook Media is an impressive company that places great emphasis on building and developing long lasting relationships with their employees as well as their customers, vendors and the community. The work environment within their facilities is a friendly, open and honest culture fostering individuality within a framework of cooperative teamwork. Nxtbook Media remains loyal to its mission: doing what is right for people. The company exemplifies best practices both internally and externally.

Not-For-Profit Business Category:

Lancaster General Health
Lancaster General Health is a not-for-profit regional healthcare system with a reputation for excellence. The winner of numerous national and local awards, Lancaster General Health is committed to maintaining the health of all Lancaster County residents. The mission of Lancaster General Health is “to advance the health and well-being of the communities they serve” and their vision is “to create an extraordinary experience…every time.” They provide an extraordinary place to work and learn, practice medicine and receive care.

Each recipient was presented with a commissioned bronze sculpture depicting the Five Principles of Conduct of the awards. The sculpture was designed and cast by local artists George Mummert and John Gibbs.

For more information on the Ethics in Business Awards, please call Anita Hanna, Director of Development, at 717-560-9969 x244 or email Anita