Linda and Chris Stanfield (second and third from left) are shown accepting the Better Business Bureau Ethics Award. (Click on the image for an enlarged view.)

GILBERT/CHANDLER, Ariz. - Chris and Linda Stanfield’s Benjamin Franklin Plumbing in the East Valley/Greater Phoenix area has been raking in a number of business awards this year. The husband and wife team believes the recognition is a result of having made a significant investment in their community over the 22 years they have been in business.

The awards earned include:

• 2007 Better Business Bureau (BBB) of Arizona Ethics Award for ethical business practices;

•2007 National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) of Phoenix Business of the Year Award;

• 2007 Caring Heart Business Finalist Award for Phoenix for giving back to the community; and

• 2007 City of Chandler (Ariz.) Distinguished Top 100 Businesses Award.

Publication date:07/23/2007