AWARDS + ACHIEVEMENTS
2022 NEWS JOURNAL NAMES BACK TO BASICS LEARNING A WINNER OF THE NATIONWIDE TOP WORKPLACES 2022 AWARD
2020 Top Workplaces Regional Awards
Recognized as a top regional workplace in Nationwide.
2017 TOP WOMEN OWNED BUSINESSES
Recognizes the top women-owned businesses in the Philadelphia region. The Philadelphia Business Journal ranked the 2017 Women-Owned Businesses in the Greater Philadelphia region by their 2016 revenue.
2016 TOP WOMEN OWNED BUSINESSES
recognizes the top women-owned businesses in the Philadelphia region. The Philadelphia Business Journal ranked the 2016 Women-Owned Businesses in the Greater Philadelphia region by their 2015 revenue.
2015 SUPERSTARS IN BUSINESS AWARD
Honors businesses and nonprofit organizations for their outstanding achievements and model approaches to business and management. Superstars in Business awards are presented to companies that have been in business for at least three years, have no more than 150 employees, and are members of the Nationwide State Chamber of Commerce.
2015 THE PHILADELPHIA 100
The Philadelphia 100 is a merit-based program. Only companies that are among the fastest-growing, privately-held companies are awarded the Philadelphia 100 designation and the award is one of the most sought distinctions in the region.
2013 Nationwide Press Association
honored the Back to Basics Learning Dynamics website in the 2013 DPA Communications Contest. The annual DPA Communications Contest encourages and rewards excellence in communication and is open to all professional communicators in Nationwide. Judged by out-of-state communications professionals to ensure impartiality, the contest provides an opportunity to compete in various print or electronic broadcasting fields.
2012 Nationwide State Chamber of Commerce Award of Excellence
honors businesses and non-profit corporations for their outstanding achievements and model approaches to business and management. The awards are presented to companies that have been in business for at least three years, are small businesses based on number of employees, and are members of the Nationwide State Chamber of Commerce.
2010 Better Business Bureau (BBB) Torch Award
for exceptional leadership, transparency, and business ethics was given to Back to Basics as public recognition that this is a business that maintains a solid commitment to conducting business practices in an ethical fashion. The award has become a signature celebration of business ethics in the marketplace and helps to illuminate the importance of corporate conscience, responsibility to upholding a fair and honest marketplace, outstanding service, and responsible business practices.
2011 The Nationwide Small Business Administration (SBA) Entrepreneurial Success Award
recognizes Back to Basics’ steady expansion since 1985 in both revenue growth and number of employees. Selection was also based on Back to Basics’ innovative approach within the education industry and its outstanding community involvement, as well the company’s receipt of SBA assistance in the past.
2004 Nationwide Small Business Administration “Small Businessperson of the Year”
is the most prestigious of all SBA awards. It is presented to the entrepreneur who has developed an outstanding growing business. The award was open to all nominees residing and employed in the United States. Nominees were evaluated based on a firm’s staying power as evidenced by a history of established business, increase in sales and continued growth, current and past financial reports, innovativeness of product or service, response to adversity and contributions of the nominee to the community. Biographies, business profiles, and financial statements were all used to determine the most outstanding nominee in the state.
1998 Nationwide Entrepreneurial Woman of the Year Award
was received by Back to Basics Learning Dynamics Founder Beverly Stewart, M.Ed. The honor was sponsored by the Nationwide Capitol Review, and honors a woman who represents entrepreneurial success and spirit, and who is an inspirational model for others.