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BBB Torch Award Winners & Finalists 2015


The Franchise Maker

Winner (1–4 Employees)

The Franchise Maker
2525 Camino del Rio South #145
San Diego, CA 92108

The Franchise Maker is a franchise development company that takes business owners through a step-by-step process to franchise their business. Over the last ten years, The Franchise Maker has introduced close to one hundred franchise businesses into the economy. The Franchise Maker is a privately held S Corporation and does not have any investors or shareholders. Upholding a steadfast commitment to honesty, transparency, accountability, and integrity is the cornerstone of how they work.


Health Savings Associates Insurance Services

Winner (5–10 Employees)

Health Savings Associates Insurance Services, Inc.
687 South Coast Highway #101
Encinitas, CA 92024

Founded over 25 years ago, Health Savings Associates Insurance Services has helped thousands of consumers and employers find affordable and comprehensive insurance solutions. The HSA Team is a full-service insurance agency offering benefits including health, life, disability, dental, vision, and long-term care insurance. As a family-owned business, HSA stands behind their mission to “do the right thing” and is fully committed to being an ethically responsible, solution-oriented business for their clients.

Finalists (5–10 Employees)

RSVP Publications of San Diego
9109 Chesapeake Drive
San Diego, CA 92123

Aero Auto Repair
9756 Aero Drive
San Diego, CA 92123


Marrokal Design & Remodeling

Winner (11–24 employees)

Marrokal Design & Remodeling
9842 River Street
Lakeside, CA 92040

Marrokal Design & Remodeling is an award-winning full-service residential design and build firm that has been in business for nearly 35 years. Specializing in home additions, master suites, kitchen and bathroom design, and whole house transformations, their talented team is sensitive to their clients’ needs and consistently delivers beautiful, functional, and environmentally friendly projects. Marrokal Design & Remodeling is committed to creating long-lasting client and industry relationships, ultimately transforming homes from dreams into reality.

Finalists (11–24 employees)

Dream Design Builders
11411 West Bernardo Court
San Diego, CA 92127

Perry Plumbing
337 West 35th Street #ABC
National City, CA 91950


Jackson Design and Remodeling

Winner (25–99 employees)

Jackson Design and Remodeling
4797 Mercury Street
San Diego, CA 92111

Since its founding in 1989, Jackson Design and Remodeling has provided distinctive designs and successful builds to over 2000 satisfied clients in San Diego. JDR has a team of experienced architects, designers, and construction professionals that designs and builds kitchens, bathrooms, first and second story additions, and whole homes. Guiding clients with enhanced communication, organization, accountability, and budget control, JDR stands by their promise to “transform homes, foster great relationships, and build clients for life.”

Finalists (25–99 Employees)

Coastal Payroll Services, Inc.
4909 Murphy Canyon Road
San Diego, CA 92123

Quality Controlled Manufacturing, Inc.
9429 Abraham Way
Santee, CA 92071


Anderson Plumbing

Winner (100–249 Employees)

Anderson Plumbing, Heating & Air
1150 North Marshall Avenue
El Cajon, CA 92020

Since 1978, Anderson Plumbing, Heating & Air has been committed to their tagline, “Nobody wows clients like we do!” They achieve this by delivering the best customer service to residential homeowners as well as commercial property owners and managers for all of San Diego County. Anderson designed their customer service standards to give customers a “WOW” feeling every time, and they back this promise by offering a full refund if the customer is unsatisfied after completion.

Finalists (100–249 Employees)

Baker Electric Solar
2140 Enterprise Street
Escondido, CA 92029

6740 Cobra Way #200
San Diego, CA 92121


Mission Federal Credit Union

Winner (250–449 Employees)

Mission Federal Credit Union
5785 Oberlin Dr
San Diego, CA 92121

Mission Federal Credit Union was created in 1961 by 12 public school employees as a member-owned financial cooperative designed for the people. In words and actions, their mission is “earning trust, investing in our membership’s success and caring for the community.” Mission Fed is committed to acting with integrity and upholding the standards of conduct that are exemplary of their core values. Today, Mission Fed is the largest locally based financial institution exclusively serving
San Diego.

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