Best Practices Conference

Highlighting lessons learned by past ILPEx Award for Excellence Recipients

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Discovering Organizational Excellence in Central Illinois

Increasing visibility of successful organizations in Central Illinois that embrace the Baldrige Excellence Framework and celebrating the overall quality and strength of these organizations in the region

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

“To remain relevant and to be constantly looking at ways to improve the organization, the Baldrige Criteria have really helped stretch our imaginations as well as our service delivery.”

– Brenda Yarnell, President/CEO – United Cerebral Palsy Land of Lincoln (Springfield, IL)
Recipient, ILPEx Gold Award for Achievement

“The Baldrige Criteria for Performance Excellence as implemented by ILPEx is the most successful and comprehensive approach for developing the culture and infrastructure necessary for meeting our customer service goals. Our members deserve the best and ILPEx is helping us to meet that challenge.”

– Brenda Yarnell, President/CEO – United Cerebral Palsy Land of Lincoln (Springfield, IL)
Recipient, ILPEx Gold Award for Achievement

“The Baldrige Criteria is the best compilation of elements that organizations can use as a template to develop approaches to improve overall organizational effectiveness and results.”

– Tom Tester, Plant Manager – MTM Recognition (Princeton, IL)
ILPEx Senior Examiner