Southwest Alliance for Excellence (SWAE)



The Southwest Alliance for Excellence (SWAE) educates organizations about performance excellence and administers an award program that recognizes organizations in Arizona, Nevada, and Utah for outstanding performance.

The SWAE program utilizes the Malcolm Baldrige Excellence Framework and its Criteria for Performance Excellence (Baldrige Criteria). The Baldrige Criteria are utilized throughout the world. The Criteria express what great organizations need to do to be successful.

VG Strategies LLC Baldrige consulting firm makes it easy for organizations without Baldrige knowledge to improve their organization’s operations and bottom line results. 

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