Two Missouri companies take home top Presidential honors


This year, half of the honored recipients of the Malcolm Baldridge National Quality Awards, the nation’s highest Presidential honor for performance excellence, hail from Missouri!

MidwayUSA in Columbia and Mid-America Transplant Services in St. Louis were honored with the award, with recognizes outstanding commitment to sustainable excellence through innovation, improvement and visionary leadership.

Even more impressive, this marks the second win for MidwayUSA, which also received the award in 2009. This is only the seventh time in Baldrige history for a two-time winner.

Mid-America Transplant Services and MidwayUSA will be presented their 2015 Baldrige Awards during an April 2016 ceremony at the Quest for Excellence Conference in Maryland. Congratulations to these two outstanding Missouri companies.

To learn more about the Baldrige Award, as well as information on all of this year’s winners, please click for the full press release from