Fundraising Poker Tournament for ALS

This past Saturday, October 10th, The Rodriguez Family held their annual ALS Dominos Tournament with funds going to Barbara Rodriguez. Barbara was the Director of Sales and Customer Service for FineAwards.com before she was diagnosed with ALS back in November 2013. The Rodriguez Family started using the "Fight the Fight" and "Strike out ALS" slogans in these funding tournaments to help with Barbara's medical needs. There was a great turnout with family and friends coming t...
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Recognition Comes In All Forms…Some More Meaningful Than Others

I was passing through production on my way up to my office this afternoon to blog about another beautiful custom award we created.  My eyes aren’t as good as they used to be so I was squinting to see one of our most loyal employees clearly enough to figure out if she was wearing a swim cap to work today.  As I got closer I realized Joan had shaved off all of her hair.  She explained to me that her sister was going through chemo and promised her as a show of support she would ...
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Pre-Thanksgiving Fitness Workout at FineAwards.com

What a workout today on #Fitness Tuesday! With visions of turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing and pumpkin pie on the horizon, the FineAwards.com team stepped it up. Three sets of battle ropes, tire smashes and a team rope run had all of us huffing and puffing. We know tomorrow we will be feeling the after effects. If it doesn’t challenge you it won’t change you!  Thanks CDC Training for another great workout.
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Crockpot Thursday at FineAwards.com

Spinach & Sausage Cheese Tortellini They say a way to an employee’s heart is through their belly and that is just what we do at FineAwards.com.  Along with our monthly team meetings we have a nice, home cooked, meal for lunch!  Each month, our Health & Wellness committee teams up to find a recipe that is healthy, delicious, and cost effective! For July, the meal chosen was Spinach & Sausage Cheese Tortellini. Ingredients 16 oz frozen tortellini 1 small bag...
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4th Annual FineAwards.com Office Olympics!

Games and competitions go with summer like swimming pools and watermelons.  Our summer would not be complete without the FineAwards.com Office Olympics.   This year marked our 4th Annual Office Olympics and it, by far, was the most successful.   The opening ceremony took place sharply at 11:00am with the Olympic Theme Song playing loudly. The office torch was presented and the two teams were announced.  The teams of seven each, appropriately named Team Etching vs. Team Engrav...
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FineAwards.com Health and Wellness Team Meeting

What a great way to end April!  Our team breakfast every last Wednesday of the month was a huge success.  We choose a different topic each time and this month our focus was on health and wellness which is very important to me.  Instead of our usual bagels and donuts we served yogurt, fruit and granola which was a surprising hit. We recently opened the FineAwards.com Fitness Center featuring a treadmill, bike, weights and bands.  We are adding more weights, a pull up st...
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