City Beat News Honors Businesses and Professionals for Achieving High Customer Satisfaction Ratings

City Beat News’ most recent group of Spectrum Award recipients includes a dermatologist, a salon, an insurance agency and a business consulting firm.

Lapeer, MI, October 02, 2019 --( From dermatologists to salons, insurance agencies to business consultants, City Beat News is pleased to honor companies and professionals that are going above and beyond to provide the ultimate customer experience. Recently, four businesses around the country received City Beat News’ prestigious Spectrum Award for their efforts.

Spectrum Award Winners are determined by City Beat News’ independent, proprietary research and evaluation system. 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.

Recognized as one of the top dermatologists in Minnesota, Dr. Mohiba Tareen established Tareen Dermatology ( in Roseville in 2011. A second clinic was opened in 2017 in Faribault to serve residents of southern Minnesota with a full range of medical, surgical and cosmetic services. Dr. Tareen uses only the newest, state-of-the-art methods and procedures to provide her patients with the best quality care while enhancing the health and beauty of their skin. Additionally, patients are treated to a compassionate, family-like atmosphere at each and every visit to the practice. Tareen Dermatology has received seven consecutive Spectrum Awards for customer satisfaction. Visit its Award Page at

Davila & DeFusca Insurance Agency Inc. ( in Methuen, Mass., offers home, auto, renters and commercial insurance products and services with high-quality protection and value pricing. The agency’s goal is to establish a successful partnership with its clients that respects their interests and goals. To achieve that, the team at Davila & DeFusca conducts business on a daily basis with integrity and honesty. The agency has earned five consecutive Spectrum Awards for Customer Satisfaction. Visit its Award Page at

Salon Ivy ( in Anchorage is an upscale salon that has quickly earned a reputation for providing a level of hair care previously found only in major cities in the Lower 48 states. Offering the highest-quality hair styling and coloring for men and women, Salon Ivy was founded by renowned stylist Brian Ivy, who studied under the industry’s leaders and influencers. The salon’s talented team specializes in both natural and artistic hair color for color that blends in or stands out. Ultimately, Salon Ivy focuses on giving each client a personalized style, and has earned five consecutive Spectrum Awards for its outstanding customer service. Visit its Award Page at

In business since 1995, Strategy Leaders ( in Norwalk, Conn., is a business consulting company focused on helping small businesses and entrepreneurs put better business management strategies into practice while maximizing business growth. The company’s process includes strategic and tactical planning, education, coaching, follow-up, and reporting. The top five goals that Strategy Leaders’ consultants have helped clients achieve are peace of mind, predictability, stability, profitability and growth. For its efforts in providing an outstanding customer experience, Strategy Leaders has earned four consecutive Spectrum Awards. Visit its 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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