Belkin Wins Corporate and Social Responsibility Award
(Playa Vista, CA) - May , 9 2012 - Belkin International, creators of people-inspired products and technology solutions, today announced that it has been honored with the Corporate Responsibility Award from the Los Angeles Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG LA). The ACG awards recognize a select group of local companies that have exemplified exceptional performance and leadership in their respective industries.
"We are extremely honored to be recipients of such a distinguished award. This award is a testament of what an organization can accomplish when it works toward a common goal. Most importantly, we hope that our work inspires others to get involved in their communities, and that it has a lasting impact in the communities that we serve," said Chet Pipkin, CEO.
The winning companies were honored at an awards ceremony on May 4, 2012, at Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. Other 2012 ACG awardees included CBRE for Large Cap Corporate Growth, Cornerstone OnDemand for IPO of the Year, and Lucky Strike for Industry Transformation.
Founded in 1954, the Association for Corporate Growth, Inc. (www.acg.org) is the premier global association for professionals involved in corporate growth, corporate development, and mergers and acquisitions. Today, ACG stands at over 12,000 members from corporations, private equity, finance and professional service firms representing Fortune 500, Fortune1000, FTSE 100, and mid-market companies in 53 chapters in North America and Europe. Our members, all leaders in their fields, belong to ACG to be part of an influential community of leaders growing public and private companies worldwide.
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At Belkin, we make people inspired products. With more than 200 patents, Belkin invents products that harness the power of technology to enrich people¥ús lives. From wireless home networking and entertainment, to mobile accessories, energy management, and a broad USB and cable mix, Belkin products connect the dots between people and technology. Belkin also provides public and private sector organizations with high-quality security, infrastructure, energy, and server-room solutions. A privately held company founded in 1983, Belkin has more than 1,200 employees in 25 countries. Headquartered in Playa Vista, California, Belkin can also be found on the web at Belkin.com, on Facebook at facebook.com/belkin, and on Twitter at Twitter.com/belkin.