Quality Council Vision
To be the Malcolm Baldrige of quality councils!
Refers to quality movement efforts incorporated within the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award issued annually by the U.S. Department of Commerce. That national award was created by Congress in 1987 and represents a benchmark or standard designed to improve the quality and international competitiveness of U.S. firms. The late Malcolm Baldrige was a charismatic Secretary of the U.S. Department of Commerce and a successfull businessman. Minnesota firms awarded the Baldrige Award include Custom Research, Zytec Corporation, IBM-Rochester and 3M-Dental Unit.]