Capitol Macintosh Receives 2018 Best of Lansing Award

Capitol Macintosh Receives 2018 Best of Lansing Award

Lansing Award Program Honors the Achievement

LANSING December 4, 2018 -- Capitol Macintosh has been selected for the 2018 Best of Lansing Award in the Computers category by the Lansing Award Program.

Each year, the Lansing Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and our community. These exceptional companies help make the Lansing area a great place to live, work and play.

Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2018 Lansing Award Program focuses on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the Lansing Award Program and data provided by third parties.

About Lansing Award Program

The Lansing Award Program is an annual awards program honoring the achievements and accomplishments of local businesses throughout the Lansing area. Recognition is given to those companies that have shown the ability to use their best practices and implemented programs to generate competitive advantages and long-term value.

The Lansing Award Program was established to recognize the best of local businesses in our community. Our organization works exclusively with local business owners, trade groups, professional associations and other business advertising and marketing groups. Our mission is to recognize the small business community's contributions to the U.S. economy.

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