Torrance Advantage Awards
Recognizing economic achievements
The City of Torrance Office of Economic Development hosts the annual Torrance Advantage Awards. Award recipients are recognized in four categories for their economic development strategies of local significance for the year. In addition to a prestigious trophy, recipients receive $200 to help with operating expenses, a signed letter of recognition from the Mayor of Torrance, and certificates of commendation from regional elected officials. The four categories include:
People to People Award
recognizes an organization's excellence in enhancing employment opportunities in Torrance. It also recognizes an organization's commitment to its current employees by investing in their talents and skills.
Enriching the Community Award
recognizes businesses for their excellence in contributing to the prosperity of Torrance through increases in revenue and tax base.
Quality of Life Community Investor Award
recognizes businesses whose products, systems, methods and services contribute significantly to the improvement of the quality of life for the Torrance community. Moreover, the Award recognizes businesses that take the extra step and serve the community.
Long-Term Investor Award
recognizes businesses that have demonstrated excellence throughout the years with sustained success through partnerships, innovative strategies and continuous effort toward progress.
Check out the winners from the 9th Annual Torrance Advantage Awards