J.C. Restoration Honored with Better Business Bureau International Torch Award for Marketplace Excellence

December 19, 2014 – (Rolling Meadows, Ill., Dec. 19, 2014) – DKI, North America’s largest disaster restoration contracting organization, today announced that DKI Member, J.C. Restoration, Inc. (JCR) was honored this year with the Better Business Bureau (BBB) International Torch Award for Marketplace Excellence.

The BBB International Torch Award for Marketplace Excellence is given to a business that demonstrates “superior commitment to exceptional standards that benefit its customers, employees, suppliers, shareholders and surrounding communities.” Entrants compete with similar-sized companies in three categories: Category 3 (1,000 or more employees), Category 2 (100-199 employees), and Category 1 (1-99 employees).  JCR is proud to be the award recipient in Category 1.

Seven companies received BBB International Torch Awards presented by the Council of Better Business Bureaus to recognize businesses exhibiting outstanding ethical practices and contributions to building marketplace trust. Only three companies, including JCR received the International Torch Award for Marketplace Excellence.

The honorees were celebrated at a special luncheon ceremony held at the first annual BBB Self-Regulation Conference earlier this year at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, DC.

“This year’s winners have set an example for businesses of all sizes to follow, and we applaud their unique contributions to upholding a fair and honest marketplace,” said Mary Power, President and CEO of the Council of Better Business Bureaus, Inc. (CBBB).

“JCR is extremely proud of this accomplishment, as we pride ourselves on our commitment to our employees, which translates to excellent service to our customers, suppliers and surrounding community.  In addition, everyone at JCR takes their job very seriously in order to uphold a fair and honest marketplace in the restoration industry,” remarked Steve Rost, General Manager at J.C. Restoration, Inc.

About J.C Restoration

J.C. Restoration is one of the fastest growing independent restoration companies in the Midwest. For 32 years, JCR has been successfully restoring damaged properties in the greater Chicago area for thousands of home and business owners. JCR offers complete emergency mitigation and restoration services for properties affected by water, fire, smoke, storms and mold. Our Emergency Response Teams are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week– with vehicles fully stocked and ready for immediate dispatch. Restoration Services Include: Building / Structural Damage, Water Damage, Fire Damage, Emergency Clean-up, Certified Mold Remediation, Contents Restoration, Document Restoration, and Commercial/Large Loss Services.  To learn more about J.C. Restoration, please call 800.956.8844 or visit

About DKI
DKI, headquartered in Chicago, is the largest disaster restoration contracting organization in North America. DKI Franchise Member companies provide full service restoration to their customers: emergency response, water damage mitigation, fire and contents cleaning, mold remediation, complete reconstruction and much more, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. DKI returns damaged property to its pre-loss condition quickly and efficiently, delivering complete satisfaction to our consumer, insurance, and corporate customers. For more information about DKI, visit our website at or contact Jessica Nielsen at (630) 350-3000.