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2/19/2013 Press Release
Scarborough Specialties 2013 Blue Ribbon Award from The National Chamber of Commerce

For Immediate Release:

11 February 2013

Scarborough Specialties, Inc.

Contact: Jay Jacobus, 806-792-9925,

Scarborough Specialties, a 20 year industry leader in promotional products, screen printing and embroidery, is proud to announce that SSI has been honored as 1 of only 100 National Chamber of Commerce Blue Ribbon Small Business Award Winners for 2013 throughout the United States. SSI was 1 of only 12 recipients recognized in the State of Texas. Scarborough Specialties has experienced growth, and increased in profitability each and every year for the last twenty years. SSI is a HUB Certified business.

“The Blue Ribbon Award winners show that, even facing uncertainty and economic challenges, small business can grow and succeed, “said Thomas J. Donahue, U.S. Chamber president and CEO. “They are Americas Economic Engine, driving growth and job creation all across this country.  These small businesses are wonderful examples of the American Dream at work in our nation,” continued Donahue.

One of SSI’s founding members and current CFO Jack Scarborough has this to say, “Scarborough Specialties is more than just a place to work.  SSI is a company with a positive family atmosphere and we feel a responsibility to the community. This is a total team effort made possible by responsible citizens with a commitment to our customers, vendors and teammates.”

Jill Jacobus, President, continues… “All of our staff works together, pooling our many years of experience to manage each order efficiently and effectively. Our expertise lies not only in the products we produce, but also in the marketing of each product we deliver.”

Scarborough Specialties’ main office is located in Lubbock Texas with additional offices and showrooms in Amarillo and Fort Worth Texas.  Each office is a proud member of their local Chamber of Commerce and continues their growth with a focus on helping other businesses to grow and prosper in the same way Scarborough Specialties has grown for the last 20 years.

Contact by location:
Lubbock – Jay Jacobus – 806-792-9925 – jay@scarspec.comAmarillo
Amarillo – Dustin Cole – 806-331-3527 –
Dallas / Fort Worth – Tom Carpenter, MAS – 817-338-1313 –
Midland / Odessa – Krista George – 432-553-4453 –