Total Quality Logistics’ Tampa, Fla. operation is being recognized for how it treats its workers.

The Cincinnati-based freight brokerage firm has been named a finalist for the 2011 Tampa Best Places to Work award.

Along with sponsors Blue Cross Blue Shield and Quantum Workplace, the Tampa Bay Business Courier publication is scheduled to honor the top three finalists in three categories determined by company size, according to a TQL news release.

The winners are scheduled to be recognized during an April 21 luncheon at Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo.

The Cincinnati Business Courier’ named TQL’s Cincinnati office one its “Best Places to Work” finalists in 2006, 2007, 2008 and in 2010.