Coverall Cleaning Concepts was named a Finalist in the Best Support Organization category in both the 2006 International and American Business Awards. The International Business Awards and American Business Awards are the only all-encompassing business awards programs honoring great performances in the workplace nationally and internationally.

Nicknamed the StevieĀ® for the Greek word "crowned," the International Business Awards will be presented to winners at a gala dinner on Monday, June 26 in the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City. The ceremonies will be videocast live worldwide by HB Group, and will be broadcast live on radio in the U.S.A by the Business TalkRadio Network. The American Business Awards winners were announced on Monday, June 12, also at the Marriott Marquis.

"Coverall Cleaning Concepts is thrilled and honored to have been recognized by both the International Business Awards and the American Business Awards as a Finalist in the Best Support Organization category," says Ted Elliott, president and chief executive Officer. "The competition grows more intense each year. Being recognized both nationally and internationally demonstrates how the business community sees the importance of our contribution to the support industry. We look forward to competing again next year."

Companies from all over the world are eligible to compete in The International Business Awards, and can enter in any of more than 40 categories from Best Multinational Company and Best New Product to Best Corporate Social Responsibility Program and Best Executive. In the American Business Awards, more than 1,500 entries from companies of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted for consideration in more than 40 categories, including Best Overall Company, Best Executive, Best New Company and Most Innovative Company. Finalists were chosen by business professionals during preliminary judging in March through early May.