On November 22, 2011, Commerce Secretary John Bryson, on behalf of President Barack Obama, and the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program proudly announced the four recipients of the 2011 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, the nation’s premier award for performance excellence.
- Concordia Publishing House, St. Louis, Mo.(nonprofit)
- Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Mich.(health care)
- Schneck Medical Center, Seymour, Ind.(health care)
- Southcentral Foundation, Anchorage, Alaska (health care)