Southwest Michigan First honored more than 50 regional companies, organizations and individuals during its 2013 Catalyst Awards ceremony in May, among them Dimplex Thermal Solutions, Kalamazoo, Mich.

Presented annually since 2005, the event recognizes significant contributions by community partners that have resulted in economic growth and job creation in southwest Michigan. Dimplex Thermal Solutions received a 2013 Catalyst Award for jobs creation. The company provides both custom and standard chilling solutions via its Koolant Koolers, Schreiber Chillers and Riedel North America brands.