BURNSVILLE, MN (September 24, 2018)Coordinated Business Systems, Minnesota’s premier independent office technology, solutions and service provider, headquartered in Burnsville, MN, has been named a 2018 Torch Award for Ethics Finalist by the Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB).

“Our entire team is humbled to be recognized as a 2018 Torch Award for Ethics Finalist,” commented Jim Oricchio, President of Coordinated Business Systems. “I believe this acknowledgement is a direct result of our core operating principle, ‘Take Care and Be Fair’. This simply means we will always provide the best service possible, we will always do the right thing and we will always treat our customers honorably.”

Each year, the BBB Torch Awards for Ethics recognizes outstanding for-profit companies, owned or operated in Minnesota and North Dakota, who demonstrate integrity and a strong commitment to ethics in relationships with customers, employees and the community they serve. A panel of independent volunteer business and community leaders evaluate the nominees and select the finalists in four different company sizes. Coordinated Business Systems is one of three finalists with a company size of 51 to 175 employees.

The 2018 BBB Torch Award for Ethics finalists will be celebrated, and the four winners announced on October 24, 2018, at the Hyundai Club at U.S. Bank Stadium located in Minneapolis, MN.

Oricchio concluded, “Our customers have brilliant ideas to grow their businesses. I am grateful our team always puts the customer first by doing whatever it takes to make technology work for them. Our goal is to help others succeed – when we do this we know we have made a positive difference, and I believe this is what good business means.”


Coordinated Business Systems is headquartered in Burnsville, MN, with more than 80 employees across branches in Duluth, Red Wing, Rochester, St. Cloud, the Minneapolis Skyway and Hudson, WI. Currently celebrating their 35th anniversary with a “Customers First. Always.” attitude, Coordinated is the region’s premier office technology company providing document imaging technology, networks services and business communications in Minnesota and Western Wisconsin. Coordinated’s branded managed services include Smart IT, SmartPrint™ and SmartDoc™. For more information about Coordinated Business Systems visit www.coordinated.com.


The mission of Better Business Bureau is to be the leader in building marketplace trust by promoting, through self-regulation, the highest standards of business ethics and conduct, and to instill confidence in responsible businesses through programs of education and action that inform, assist, and protect the general public. For more information contact Lisa Jemtrud, Vice President of Community Relations and Outreach at 651-695-2450 or [email protected]. or visit www.thefirstbbb.org.