GloryBee Foods was recognized and awarded as a finalist in the large business category at the Family Business Awards in Portland, Oregon on November 17, 2011. The GloryBee family takes pride in receiving this award and the recognition that goes with it.

The awards recognize the achievements of family businesses in innovation, entrepreneurship, and commitment to community involvement. Founded in 1985, the Austin Family Business Program is a university-based family business program providing inspiration, education, outreach, and research to support the success and survival of family businesses.