2021 West Michigan Best and Brightest Companies
The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® competition identifies and honors companies that deliver exceptional human resource practices and an impressive commitment to their employees. Organizations are assessed based on categories such as communication, work-life balance, employee education, diversity, recognition, retention and more.
BRC Certification, Graded AA, 2020
BRC Global Standards is a leading safety and quality certification program used by over 23,000 certificated suppliers in 123 countries, with certification issued through a worldwide network of accredited certification bodies.
The Standards guarantee the standardization of quality, safety, and operational criteria, and ensure that manufacturers fulfill their legal obligations and provide protection for the end consumer.
Redzone Community, 2016 Award Nominee
“The Redzone program focuses on the operations management team taking ownership for their opportunities and improvements. It’s an emphasis on action, making the best working practices habitual and putting reviews in place that move the performance dial.”
2015 Innovation Award – Jack-in-the-Box
This award was presented to Butterball® Farms, Inc. for outstanding leadership in innovation and partnership in new product development.
McDonald’s Supplier Summit–People First Award 2013 – Butterball Farms, Inc.
The People First award recognizes suppliers who demonstrate their commitment to the people, embrace diversity, and proactively develop talent and resource plans that benefit mutual organizations. Mark, and Butterball® Farms, Inc., have a reputation for making a difference in the lives of individuals and communities.
Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Semi-Finalist 2012 – Mark Peters
Celebrating the country’s most innovative business leaders, Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year is recognized as one of the most prestigious business award programs in the country. As an award semi-finalist, Mark has demonstrated leadership in innovation, financial performance, and commitment to his business and community.