Each year, the community of Elk Grove Village nominates and recognizes manufacturers for excellence in Community Support, Sustainability, and Innovation. The following companies have proven to be 'Beyond Business Friendly' by not only manufacturing exceptional products but also being a valuable asset to the Elk Grove Village community. 

Excellence in Community Support - Rebechini Studios (RSi) 


The 2016 Excellence in Community Support award goes to Rebechini Studios, commonly known as RSi. RSi is a family owned company, specializing in supplying signs, components and various specialty goods. They've been located in Elk Grove Village since 1981 and have been consistently involved in the community. This year, we showed our appreciation for RSi, who each year have designed the Business Excellence Award trophies for the Expo. 


Excellence in Sustainability - Iosso Products 


Iosso Products was recognized for Excellence in Sustainability for the bio-based products they develop and manufacture right here in Elk Grove Village. Iosso cleaning products are environmentally friendly and non-petrochemical. Vice President Marianne Ortmann accepted the reward on behalf of the company. 


Excellence in Innovation - Cristaux International 

cristaux elk grove award winner

Cristaux is full-service design and manufacturing company, specializing in custom awards and other high-end forms of recognition. While accepting the award for Excellence in Innovation, CEO Andre Janus discussed how each time they make a product, they focus on how to do it better.