On April 12 the Colorado Ethics in Business Alliance (CEBA) honored Walker Mfg. of Fort Collins, Colo., with the Bill Daniels Business Ethics Award. More than 250 people attended the CEBA Awards Luncheon at the Hyatt Regency Convention Center to celebrate ethical practices and behaviors of Colorado community companies, individuals and organizations.

In addition to Walker Manufacturing, CEBA honored Bayaud Enterprises, Inc., with its Samaritan Institute Award and Bob Cote with the Daniel L. Ritchie Award.

CEBA Board Chair Doug McLemore said, Let me congratulate all those nominated for this year’s Awards for Ethics Excellence. They, like other heroes in communities up and down Colorado, are the heart of our state and inspirational role models for future generations.”

Dean Walker, vice president of Walker Manufacturing summarized the feelings of all recipients when he said, “Ethical behavior is not only the right thing to do, but also the best course for the success of the enterprise.”