An award recognizing the use of Lean tools and techniques that result in the improvement of delivery of services to the benefit of Iowa citizens and the private sector.
The "Iowa Partners In Efficiency" is an annual award ceremony acknowledging achievement of particular benefit to the citizens of Iowa and the private sector, recognizing public sector employees and teams that significantly and measurably increase productivity and promote innovation to improve the delivery of public services and save money for Iowa taxpayers and businesses.
Making our government - city, county, state - more efficient through the implementation of Lean, impacts all of us positively. Since 2010, the Iowa Partners in Efficiency award has recognized the efforts of Iowa government entities to improve their operational efficiency. 2013 marks a move of this award sponsorship to the Iowa Lean Consortium from the Iowa Business Council.