Repeat Winners Claim Consecutive City Beat News Spectrum Awards for Customer Satisfaction

City Beat News’ most recent Spectrum Award recipients are all repeat winners covering a range of industries.

Lapeer, MI, December 20, 2018 --( City Beat News prides itself on recognizing customer service excellence wherever it’s found, regardless of industry segment. Its three most recent honorees are evidence of that, including a lighting company, a dentist and an IT services business. Despite their different markets, all have won the City Beat News Spectrum Award for providing an outstanding customer experience.

Winners of the Spectrum Award are based on City Beat News’ independent, proprietary research and evaluation system, which identifies businesses and professionals with a track record of top-flight customer service. The rating system combines data collected from nominations, online and other customer reviews, surveys, blogs, social networks, business-rating services, and other honors and accolades - all of which express the voice of the customer. Those that earn a 4-star or 5-star rating receive the Spectrum Award.

The Exit Light Company ( in San Diego is a local retailer with an international reach, supplying North America and beyond. For nearly two decades the company has partnered with the highest-quality manufacturers to provide exit signs, emergency egress signs, emergency lighting and energy-efficient lighting products for use in commercial, industrial, government and residential buildings. The four-time Spectrum Award winner places a high priority on customer service and satisfaction, so it installs, tests and maintains the products it sells to ensure customers receive not just the best products, but the best experience. Visit the company’s Award Page at

Antonio G. Cigno, DMD, and the team at Cigno Family Dental ( in Greenfield, Wisc., provide dental services for the entire family, including FASTBRACES®, emergency dental care, sedation dentistry for anxious patients, teeth whitening, gentle root canal therapy, and laser dentistry. The focus is on providing state-of-the-art, high-quality dental care in a warm, comfortable environment. Dr. Cigno and his team take great pride in helping patients with their dental health and have earned four consecutive Spectrum Awards for outstanding customer satisfaction. Visit the practice’s Award Page at

Vintage IT Services ( in Austin, Texas, serves its clients by acting as their IT Department. Established in 2001, the woman-owned and locally operated company manages all facets of information technology for its clients, allowing them to focus on what they do best while leaving the IT work to Vintage. The three-time Spectrum Award winner’s clients range from large government agencies to small businesses, and every client can expect Enterprise-level support regardless of their size, because assisting clients is the priority. Visit the company’s Award Page at

“The Stirling Center is pleased to have City Beat News join it in the goal of researching, recognizing and promoting superior customer service,” says Frank Andrews, Executive Director of The Stirling Center for Excellence. “It is right in line with our mission of providing services and resources to companies that place an emphasis on providing an outstanding customer experience.”

City Beat News provides the results of its research to both consumers and businesses at no charge, reporting on its findings on a rolling annual basis. “Each and every year there is one rating posted just for you, the consumer, to help you find who has rated among the best,” says City Beat News Editor Jamie Rawcliffe. “The Spectrum Award winners have earned our highest ratings and are posted on our website with their own Award Page.”

About City Beat News and The Stirling Center
The Stirling Center includes a learning and resource center with courses, team training and support, executive coaching, articles, and case studies focused on excellence. Its objective is to encourage and enable excellence across many fields, wherever it can. The Stirling Center,, recognizes service excellence in both commercial businesses such as those served by City Beat News and Pulse of the City News, and its “life” and “public service” divisions.

City Beat News and The Stirling Center are located in Lapeer, Michigan. For more information, call 866-732-9800 or go online to
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