Torch Award For Marketplace Ethics Winner

Torch Award For Marketplace Ethics Winner

November 13, 2020

Media Contact: Adam Phelps, Director, Human Resources, Strategy and Communications
Phone: 513-206-7857

CareStar, Inc. Named 2020 Torch Award Winner

CINCINNATI, OH. (November 13, 2020) – The Torch Awards for Marketplace Ethics is Greater Cincinnati’s only ethics-centered awards program. For 20 years, local businesses and nonprofits have demonstrated their dedication to ethics by going through a process of self-evaluation and submitting to feedback from a panel of judges.

This year, five organizations were named winners: Brighton Center, CareStar, Inc., Circle Tail, Inc.,, and Ohio Cash Buyers. Two organizations were recognized as honorees: Keep Cincinnati Beautiful and Rx Integrative Solutions.

Torch is a program of BBB Center for Ethics, designed to encourage and celebrate outstanding ethical organizational practices. All finalists involved—including CareStar, Inc.—have earned this remarkable commendation.

“It’s a privilege to celebrate CareStar, Inc. as a 2020 Torch Award Winner,” said Jocile Ehrlich, president and CEO of BBB Cincinnati. “The strength of their commitment to exceptional ethical practices is truly inspirational. We’re proud to award CareStar, Inc. this honor, along with all of this year’s winners and honorees.”

CareStar, Inc. is thrilled to be recognized for extraordinary business operations. “It is truly a great honor to be recognized for our organization’s ethical approach to business. CareStar employees are faced with decision-making challenges every day, but do a fantastic job living our mission to Improve Communities by Improving Lives,” said Pamela Zipperer-Davis, CareStar’s President.

CareStar, Inc. encourages local businesses to learn more about the Torch Awards program by visiting


CareStar, Inc. was founded in 1988 to improve communities by improving lives with long-term healthcare services and support through data management. The company’s primary location is in Cincinnati, and it provides services to Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Georgia and Pennsylvania. Built on Christian values, CareStar is guided by principles of integrity, respect, fairness, inclusiveness and service. Employees and shareholders work within a culture committed to adaptability and innovation to empower clients with a philosophy of servant leadership.