Press Release - Ideal Plumbing

Press Release – Ideal Plumbing


Ideal Plumbing Heating Air Electrical Named Winner of 2023 Better Business Bureau Torch Awards for Ethics in San Diego

(San Diego, CA – September 15, 2023) Better Business Bureau Serving the Pacific Southwest (BBB) has named Ideal Plumbing Heating Air Electrical a winner of the 2023 BBB Torch Awards for Ethics in San Diego County. Co-Title Sponsored by HomeStreet Bank and ignite sparked by BBB, the program honors businesses that go above and beyond to operate with integrity and raise awareness about marketplace trust.

“At Ideal, we are committed to service excellence, integrity, and taking care of our customers and community. This award reflects the great work of our employees and the culture of
service instilled in our team for more than 60 years,” said Don Teemsma, President/CEO of Ideal Plumbing Heating Air Electrical.

Winning businesses have displayed an outstanding level of commitment to ethics and trust by illustrating the character of their organization’s leadership, how an authentic culture is being
fostered, how their company prioritizes its relationship with customers, and the impact the organization is making in their community.

“Honesty builds trust, which is a vital aspect in the success of a business. For 26 years, BBB has recognized outstanding companies in San Diego County for their solid commitment to doing things the right way, and we are so proud of our 2023 winning businesses,” said Shelley Bradley, Director of Signature Events for BBB Serving the Pacific Southwest.

This year’s signature event was held at the Hyatt Regency La Jolla at Aventine, where winners, finalists, and community members celebrated the importance of a trustworthy marketplace. Keynote speaker Jodi Low, Founder and CEO of U & Improved, Jodi Low, an accomplished corporate trainer, inspirational speaker, and the Founder and CEO of U &
Improved, shared how to build a booming business, master a mindset for success, and achieve a positive lifestyle through heart-fueled leadership.

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About Your Company
Family-owned and operated for three generations, Ideal Plumbing Heating Air & Electrical was established in Allied Gardens, San Diego, in 1960. Ideal’s core values center around integrity, service excellence, and community. Ideal provides classic and modern solutions for your home service needs.

About Better Business Bureau Serving the Pacific Southwest.

Better Business Bureau has empowered people to find businesses, brands, and charities they can trust for more than 110 years. In 2022, people turned to BBB more than 250 million
times for BBB Business Profiles on more than 5.3 million businesses and Charity Reports on about 12,000 charities, all available for free at The International Association of Better Business Bureaus is the umbrella organization for the local, independent BBBs in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. Incorporated locally in 1938, BBB Serving the Pacific
Southwest serves Greater Arizona and Southern California, providing critical tools to ignite success, including mentorship, online products, coworking, and access to capital. Our objective expertise educates the community on ethical behavior in the marketplace and how businesses can build trust.

Media Contact:
Natalie Barillas
Marketing Director
Ideal Plumbing, Heating Air Electrical