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Who's Coming to the Stevie® Awards for Sales & Customer Service on Friday?

Posted by Michael Gallagher on Tue, Apr 09, 2024 @ 11:19 AM

We look forward to revealing and celebrating the Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie® Award placements, from among the Finalists announced earlier this year, at Friday's 18th annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service at the Bellagio in Las Vegas, Nevada USA.  

52726508258_c2c26ca31a_wThese are the world's top honors for achievement in business development, customer service and sales, and are one of the nine Stevie Awards programs.

More than 400 nominees and their colleagues, family and friends will attend Friday's event.

Finalists were determined by the ratings of more than then 200 professionals worldwide on seven specialized juries.

Entries for the 2025 edition of the awards will open in July.  Join the mailing list to be sent the entry kit when the competition opens.

Here is the list of organizations that will be represented at Friday's awards banquet.

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Achievers Solutions Inc.
ACT (Advanced Call Center Technologies)
ADP Retirement Services
Agile Cloud Consulting
Alight Solutions
Allianz Global Assistance
Allianz Services Pvt Ltd
Autodesk Construction Support Team
Banco do Brasil S.A.
Banco Popular Dominicano
Bank of America
BeneCard PBF
Blissful Body Aesthetics 
Brainier Solutions
Budget Rent a Car
Capital Rx
Cathay Life Insurance Company
Cisco's Industry Solutions Group (ISG)
Cisco Systems 
Community Health Choice
Con Edison
Curriculum Associates
Datacore Software
DirectEmployers Association
Dun & Bradstreet
eMoney Advisor
Frontier Communications
Heavy Construction Systems Specialists (HCSS)
Hotwire Communications
Innovature BPO
Integrity Solutions
Itaú Unibanco
Janek Performance Group
Kimberly-Clark Professional
Law School Admission Council (LSAC)
MediaRadar, Inc.
National Spine & Pain Centers / TouchPoint One
Nova Healthcare Administrators, Inc.
Optima Tax Relief, LLC
Premier Bankcard
Purpol Marketing Limited
Qualitest Group
Rimini Street
Sales Partnerships
SCAN Health Plan
Showdown Displays
Southwest Airlines
Splunk Inc
Support Services Group
Tata Consultancy Services (TCS)
TELUS Smart Security & Automation
TM HCC WorldTrips
Toco Warranty
Unitedhealthcare Provider Service Operations
UPMC Health Plan
Valley Bank
ValueSelling Associates
VMware (Broadcom)
Voya Financial
Western and Southern Financial Group
WNS (Holdings) Limited
Your Health Idaho

Topics: customer service awards, sales awards

Who's Coming to the 2024 Middle East & North Africa Stevie Awards on Saturday?

Posted by Michael Gallagher on Mon, Feb 26, 2024 @ 08:21 PM

A sellout crowd of more than 270 Stevie Award winners, their guests, sponsors, and judges will attend the 5th annual Middle East & North Africa Stevie® Awards this Saturday evening, March 2 in Ras Al Khaiman, the United Arab Emirates.  Sponsored by the RAK Chamber of Commerce & Industry, the MENA Stevies are the region's only awards recognizing innovation in the workplace throughout 18 nations in the region.

52758677328_fbb28e635f_cGold, Silver, and Bronze Stevie winners in the 2024 program were announced in January.  Earlier this month two Grand ("best of show") Stevie winners were announced, and a third will be revealed at the end of Saturday's proceedings.  The presentations will be broadcast live from 8:00 pm / 20:00 UAE standard time.

Here is the list of organizations that will be represented at Saturday's event.

Abdul Latif Jameel
Abu Dhabi Customs, Building and Maintenance Section
Abu Dhabi Quality and Conformity Council
Abu Dhabi Sports Council
Ajman Transport Authority
Al Dhafra Region Municipality
Al Ghurair Investment
Almarai Company
Azentio Software
Bagcilar Municipality
Big Data Minds MENA
Blacklion IT Marketing Agency
Capital 360 Event Experiences
Commercial Bank International
DAMAC Properties
Deputy of Legal Affairs and Regulations of Ministry of Culture, Saudi Arabia
DHL Express UAE
Dubai Courts - Case Preparation Department
Dubai Land Department
Ekol Logistics
Elaf Al TaqwaHotel - Elaf Hotel Company
EZONE Business Setup
Federal Authority for Government Human Resources, United Arab Emirates
INFLOW Network
Invita Company W.L.L.
KAFALAH Loan Guarantee Program
Masafi Hospital
Megamind IT Solutions
Melodica Music Academy
Ministry of HR and Social Development, Saudi Arabia
Ministry of Justice, United Arab Emirates
Mobile Communications Company of Iran
Now Health International
Numesys İleri Mühendislik
Parkville Pharmaceuticals
Petromin Express
Public Prosecution of Dubai
Public Works Authority, Qatar
Qatar Vision Production Company - Qvision
RAK Ceramics
RAK Digital Assets Oasis
RAK POLICE General Headquarters
RAKEZ - Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone
Riyadh Airports Company
Roads and Transport Authority
Royal Commission for Jubail & Yanbu
Ruwad – Sharjah SME
Sakan Foundation
Saudi Aramco
Saudi Aramco - Northern Area Production Engineering Department
Saudi Aramco - Office Services Department
SOCAR Turkiye
SOCAR Türkiye Enerji AŞ
Society of Autism Families
stc - Saudi Telecom Company
Streit Group FZ LLC
Tata Consultancy Services (TCS)
The Academy for Developing Administrative Leaders
The General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs, United Arab Emirates
The Institute of Consulting and Business Solutions
The Ministry of Interior, Bahrain

Entries for the 2025 edition of the Middle East & North Africa Stevie Awards will be accepted starting this September.  Learn more at https://MENA.StevieAwards.com

Topics: Middle East, Middle East Stevie Awards, MENA Stevie Awards

Who's Coming to the Stevie® Awards for Women in Business on Friday?

Posted by Michael Gallagher on Mon, Nov 06, 2023 @ 11:53 AM

More than 400 female entrepreneurs, executives, and employees will gather at New York's Marriott Marquis Hotel this Friday evening, November 10 for the presentation of the 20th annual Stevie® Awards for Women in Business, widely recognized as the world's top honors for the achievements of women in the workplace.

Stevie_Awards_banquet_photo-1Finalists in the 2023 competition were announced in September.  The Gold, Silver, and Bronze Stevie Award placements among the Finalists will be revealed at Friday's event.

The Stevie Awards for Women in Business are among eight Stevie Awards programs.  The others are The American Business Awards®, The International Business Awards®, the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Middle East & North Africa Stevie Awards, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service.  A ninth program, the Stevie Awards for Technology Excellence, will debut in 2024.  Learn about all of the Stevie Awards programs at www.StevieAwards.com.  

Entries for next year's Stevie Awards for Women in Business will open in May.  Get the entry kit.

Here is the list of organizations that will be represented at Friday's event (as of November 6):

4D Vision Gym, Cromwell, CT USA
Abu Dhabi Sport Council, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Al Ghurair Investment, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Alteryx, Inc., Irvine, CA USA
Amazon Web Services, Arlington, VA USA
Ashley Deland, Burlington, ON Canada
Aspire, Phoenix, AZ USA
Autodesk, Inc., Portland, OR USA
Avetta, Lehi, UT and Houston, TX USA
Big Deal Media, Barrington, IL USA
Biohaven, New Haven, CT USA
Blue Beyond Consulting, Castro Valley, CA USA
Blue Diamond Property Group, Sydney, NSW Australia
BODEN Agency, Miami, FL USA
BookSmarts Accounting & Bookkeeping, Kaysville, UT USA
Buy From A Black Woman, Atlanta, GA USA
C. Light Technologies, Boston, MA USA
Cherishers 811 CIC, Rugeley, Staffs United Kingdom 
Cigniti Technologies, Irving, TX USA
Cloud Studio (YouMe Lin LLC), New York, NY USA
Co Conspirators Agency, Kirkland, WA USA
Coast Professional, Inc., West Monroe, LA USA
Cognizant Technology Solutions, Teaneck, NJ USA
Cognizant, Los Angeles, CA USA
Creativ Vision Coaching, Bentleigh East, VIC Australia
CrossCountry Consulting, McLean, VA USA
DHL Global Forwarding, Freight, Bonn, Germany
Diageo, London, United Kingdom
Docs Outside the Box, St. Petersburg, FL USA
doTERRA International, Pleasant Grove, UT USA
DrivenIQ, Towson, MD USA
E29 Marketing, Larkspur, CA USA
EdHeroes Network, Triesen, Liechtenstein
EHR Concepts, Statesvilles, NC USA
Einstein Solutions, LLC, Covington, WA USA
Elevance Health, Atlanta, GA USA
Enterprising Women Magazine, Cary, NC USA
Equifax, Atlanta, GA USA
Everise, Planation, FL USA
Experience Management Institute, Delaware, OH USA
EY, Dallas, TX USA
Fairina Cheng Jewellery, Sydney, NSW Australia
Far Niente Wine Estates, Oakville, CA USA
FiveSeven Consulting Pty Ltd, Newcastle, NSW Australia
Friends Services Alliance, Blue Bell, PA USA
FunkkOFF! Inc., Dana Point, CA USA
GAF Energy, Parsippany, NJ USA
GEHA (Government Employees Health Association, Inc.), Lee's Summit, MO USA
Gratitude in Action, Billings MT USA
Green Hope Foundation, Toronto, ON Canada
Havas Health & You, New York, NY USA
Hilton Supply Management, McLean, VA USA
Honeylight Enterprises Pty Ltd T/A Greenville Development, Melbourne, VIC Australia
How Many Elephants, Alresford, Hampshire United Kingdom
HSBC, Woking, Surrey United Kingdom
Hygiea Health & Wellness, LLC, Greenfield, NH USA
IBM Manufacturing Solutions Pte Ltd, Singapore
IBM, Armonk, NY USA
IBM, Guadalajara, Mexico
IDEA Health & Fitness Association, San Diego, CA USA
iFOLIO, Atlanta, GA USA
Innovation Central Brisbane I Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, QLD Australia
iTalent Digital, San Jose, CA USA
J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines, San Jose, CA USA
JK Premier Marketing, Fayetteville, NC USA
John Alexander Consulting, New York, NY USA
Jones Publishing (Citywealth), London, United Kingdom
Karrikins Group, Lakewood, CO USA
Knopman Marks Financial, New York, NY USA
Mary Finch, Chicago, IL USA
MDI Novare, Taguig, Metro Manila Philippines
Media Cause, San Francisco, CA USA
Media Culture, Dallas-Fort Worth, TX USA
Michael Page International, New York, NY USA
MORE Latinoamerica, Wasilla, AK USA
Naish Partners, Santa Barbara, CA USA
Nancy Twine, Miami Beach, FL USA
Nativo, El Segundo, CA USA
Network for Victim Recovery of DC, Washington, DC USA
Nexxen, New York, NY USA
Northern Real Estate Urban Ventures, Washington, DC USA
Ocean Rescue Alliance International, Apollo Beach, FL USA
Ohanna Global, Sheridan, WY USA and Qatar/United Arab Emirates
Ordway Conservatory of Classical Ballet, Manassas, VA USA
Origen Air Systems Ltd., Victoria, BC Canada
Ossa, Tenafly, NJ USA
Pearl Interactive Network, Inc., Columbus, OH USA
Perituza Software Solutions, League City, TX USA
Pittsburgh International Airport, Pittsburgh, PA USA
PlanSource, Orlando, FL USA
PlayWise Partners, Los Angeles, CA USA
Pony Pals, Westford, MA USA
Proforma, Independence, OH USA
Purpol Marketing Ltd, Chippenham, Wiltshire United Kingdom
RedefinED Advisors LLC, Altoona, PA USA
Relevance International, New York, NY USA
ResultsCX, Fort Lauderdale, FL USA
Reverba, Seattle, WA USA
RNDC, Atlanta, GA USA
Room 17 Productions, Lexington, KY USA
Salesforce, San Francisco, CA USA
SAP SE, Walldorf, Germany
Savvas Learning Company, Paramus, NJ USA
Schneider Electric, Foxboro, MA USA
Shawarma Press Franchising, Irving, TX USA
SLB, Houston, TX USA
Sleepm Global, Inc., Markham, ON Canada
Spaulding Ridge, Chicago, IL USA
Stacey Ashley, Sydney, NSW Australia
Stress Free Super Mum, Gisborne, VIC Australia
SUN HOPE Co., Ltd., Chosei-gun, Chiba Japan
Team b. Strategy +, Tacoma, WA USA
Teladoc Health, Purchase, NY USA
TELUS, Vancouver, BC Canada
Terra Nova Medical, Richmond, BC Canada
The Alpha Enterprise, Cabuyao, Laguna Philippines
The Audacious Agency, Sunshine Coast, QLD Australia
The Executive Roundtable, Toronto, ON Canada
The Flute Academy, Sydney, NSW Australia
The Mach 1 Group, Austin, TX USA
The Social Element, New York, NY USA
The Stardust Food Company, Bethesda, MD USA
The Sway Effect, New York, NY USA
The Washington Post, Washington, DC USA
The Whitney Reynolds Show, Chicago, IL USA
Tiyya Foundation, Tustin, CA USA
TONE Networks, Oyster Bay, NY USA
Toshiba America Business Solutions, Lake Forest, CA USA
Transact Campus, Scottsdale, AZ USA
Trust Relations, Williams, AZ USA
Valasys Media LLC, Jersey City, NJ USA
VeriSIM Life, San Francisco, CA USA
ViewLift, New York, NY USA
Vmware, Palo Alto, CA USA
WDS Marketing & Public Relations, Overland Park, KS USA
We Rock DM, Austin, TX USA
Women Talk Tech, Barrie, Ontario, Canada
Women's Biz Global, Sydney, NSW Australia
WorkJam, Montreal, QC Canada
ZLH Enterprises, Manalapan, NJ USA 

Topics: Stevie Awards Women in Business

Who's Coming to The International Business Awards® on Friday?

Posted by Michael Gallagher on Mon, Oct 09, 2023 @ 10:21 AM

This Friday, October 13 at the Cavalieri Waldorf Astoria Hotel in Rome, Italy, we'll celebrate the presentation of The 20th Annual International Business Awards® with more than 340 executives from more than 20 nations.

Winners in the 2023 IBAs were announced in August.

IBA23 in Rome style=The International Business Awards are the world's premier business awards program, recognizing outstanding achievements in the workplace in a wide range of categories.  This year's competition attracted more than 3,700 nominations from organizations of all types and sizes in 61 nations.  Those nominations were judged over the summer by more than 230 professionals on 11 juries.

Entries for the 2024 edition of The International Business Awards will open in February.  Visit www.StevieAwards.com/IBA to add your name to the mailing list for the complete entry kit.

Grand, Gold, Silver, Bronze, and People's Choice Stevie Award trophies and medallions will be presented to winners on stage this Friday in Rome.  Here is the list of organizations that will be represented at the event:

A.S. Watson Group
Abu Dhabi Ports Group
Ajman Municipality & Planning Department
Al Jazeera Media Institute
Asasoft International Trading Company
Banco do Brasil S.A.
Bases Conversion and Development Authority
Beyaz Kağıt San. ve Tic. A.Ş.
Condé Nast
CPM India Sales & Marketing Pvt Ltd
Cree-Con Construction Inc
DeFacto Perakende Tic. A.Ş.
Deutsche Telekom Services Europe SE
DHL Express (Switzerland) Ltd.
Dubai Airports
Dubai Digital Authority
Empire Eagle Food Co., Ltd.
Ernst & Young
Filinvest Land Inc
Gates Corporation and LAW Creative
Gelecek Varlık Yönetim A.Ş.
General Administration of Customs, Abu Dhabi
Geotab Inc.
Golden Hour
HCL Software
Health Focus Manufacturers
HeyMo The Experience Design Company
Home Development Mutual Fund (Pag-IBIG Fund)
Hugo Boss
ICON plc
King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center
Lee Andrews Group
Llorente y Cuenca
Makati Central Estate Association, Inc.
Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council
Maynilad Water Services, Inc.
MCE Systems
MicroHealth, LLC
MONAT Global Corp.
Newday Media JSC
Nicole Schmitz Leadership Coaching
NN Romania
Noguchi & Peters Ltd.
NTT Data Inc
NXP Semiconductors Germany GmbH
Octopus Energy
ONE Beyond Success Pty Ltd
One Meralco Foundation
PPWD Consulting Ltd
Pru Life UK
PT Permata Graha Nusantara
PT Perusahaan Gas Negara Tbk
PT PGN LNG Indonesia
Public Works Authority "Ashghal"
Purpol Marketing
Red Education
Red Havas
Regen Power Pty Ltd
Resolute Software
Revomed (Thailand) Co.
Rudaw Media Network
Rural Policy Group
SABC Pension Fund & SABC Medical Scheme
Safaniya Offshore Producing Department
Saudi Aramco
SAUDI ARAMCO - NA Well Completion Operations Department
Saudi Telecom Company
SET Maritime & Electrical
Sharjah Media City
SOCAR Türkiye Enerji A.Ş.
Strategic Public Relations Group
Telecom Italia
TELUS Smart Security & Automation
Tepe Savunma ve Güvenlik Sistemleri
The City of Calgary
Turkish Airlines
USPA Global Licensing/U.S. Polo Assn.
ValueLabs LLP
Viettel Group
XBuild GmbH
Ziraat Participation Bank

Topics: IBAs, The International Business Awards

Who's coming to the Stevie® Awards for Great Employers on Monday?

Posted by Michael Gallagher on Wed, Sep 13, 2023 @ 01:46 PM

More than 140 professionals from around the world will gather at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in the heart of New York City's Times Square next Monday, September 18 for the presentation of the eighth annual Stevie® Awards for Great Employers, the world's top honors for human resources professionals, teams, and departments, and the suppliers and new products and services that help to create, and drive, great places to work.

52366970731_66b6e7f73a_cFinalists in the competition were announced in August.  The Gold, Silver, and Bronze Stevie Award placements from among the Finalists will be revealed during Monday's presentations.  Two Grand Stevie winners - for Organization of the Year (the most honored participant) and the Highest-rated Nomination of the Year - will also be announced.

More than 1,000 nominations from organizations from 28 nations were evaluated in this year's competition. Winners were determined by the average scores of more than 125 professionals worldwide, acting as judges. The Stevie Awards for Great Employers recognize achievement in many facets of the workplace. Categories include:

  •         Employer of the Year Awards
  •         HR Achievement Awards
  •         HR Individual Awards
  •         HR Team Categories
  •         Solution Provider Awards
  •         Solutions, Implementations, and Training Programs or Media Awards
  •         Thought Leadership Categories
  •         COVID-19 Response Awards

Stevie Award placements in the 31 Employer of the Year categories were determined by a unique blending of the ratings of professionals and the votes of the general public. More than 107,000 votes were cast by members of the public for their favorite employer this year.  The public vote component was sponsored by HiBob.

The 2024 competition will begin accepting nominations in March.  Get the entry kit for the 2024 awards.

Here is the list of organizations that will be represented at Monday's awards ceremony:

A Brown Company, Inc
Abu Dhabi Customs
Access Health CT
AD Ports Group
Allied Irish Banks Plc
Altos Labs 
Automated Business Designs
Banco Popular Dominicano 
BlueSky Personnel Solutions
Borusan Cat 
Borusan Mannesmann
CNN Arabic
Corbin Advisors
DHL Global Forwarding 
Digital Hands
Emerchantpay Ltd 
EMoney Advisor
Enerjisa Uretim
Globe Telecom, Inc.
Golden Hour 
IBM Corporation
Imperial Brands
IPGHealth Medical Communications
Management Dynamics
Mindit Services 
Novavax, Inc.
Playa Hotels & Resorts
PeopleTec, Inc. 
Seer Medical
Tata Consultancy Services
United Nations High Commissioner For Refugees (UNHCR)
Yapi Kredi
Ziff Davis, Inc. 

Topics: hr awards, human resources awards, employer of the year

Who's Coming to The American Business Awards® on Tuesday?

Posted by Michael Gallagher on Thu, Jun 08, 2023 @ 02:21 PM

The 21st Annual American Business Awards® will be presented on Tuesday, June 13 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in the heart of Times Square in New York City.  More than 530 executives from across the USA will attend to celebrate the presentation of Stevie® Awards to winners of the 2023 ABAs.  

48052355456_5296aaca0d_wTuesday's presentations will be livestreamed beginning at 7:00 pm ET.

The following organizations have confirmed their representation at Tuesday's event:

2MamaBees, Pompano Beach, FL
8X8, Campbell, CA
AAITP, South Windsor, CT
Advanced Drainage Systems, Columbus, OH
Aetna Better Health of Kansas, Overland Park, KS
Align Technology , Tempe, AZ
AlignOrg Solutions, Kaysville, UT
All It Takes, Simi Valley, CA (sponsored table)
Anaptyss, Alpharetta, GA
Argano, Plano, TX
AscellaHealth, Berwyn, PA
Ashfield Event Experiences, Fort Washington, PA
AT&T Automation Team, Dallas, TX
AT&T, Dallas, TX
Avidity Biosciences, Inc., San Diego, CA
Bank of America, Charlotte, NC
Barclays, Henderson, NV
BenefitMall, Dallas, TX
Big Deal Media, Barrington, IL
Biohaven, New Haven, CT (sponsored table)
Boomerang Water, Davidson, NC
Boost Payment Solutions, New York, NY (sponsored table)
Brandless, Lindon, UT
Calix, San Jose, CA
Carestream NDT, Rochester, NY
Caster Communications, Newport, RI
CB/I Digital, New York, NY (sponsored table)
Christiana Care Health System, Wilmington, DE
Cigniti Technologies, Dallas, TX
Cisco Systems, San Jose, CA
Cisco, San Jose, CA
City of Sanger, TX, Municipality
ClearGov, Inc, Maynard, MA
Clutch, Folsom, CA
Coastal Middle and High School, Lake Park, FL
Critical Mass, New York, NY
CruxOCM; Calgary, AB Canada
CURE Auto Insurance, Princeton, NJ
Cushman & Wakefield, Chicago, IL
Deloitte Consulting, Bayshore, NY
DHL, Westerville, OH
Digit7, Dallas, TX
Discover Financial Services, Riverwoods, IL (sponsored table)
DuraScience, New York, NY
EBizCharge, Irvine CA
EM Key Solutions, Inc., St. Petersburg, FL
Emory Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA
EngageSmart, Boston, MA
Ernst & Young, Columbus, OH (sponsored table)
Exxat, Warren, NJ
EY, Columbus, OH
EY GS LLP, London, United Kingdom
FG|PG, Huntington, CA
Fusion Connect, Atlanta, GA
GEHA (Government Employees Health Association, Inc.), Lee's Summit, MO
Greater Columbus Convention Center, Columbus, OH
Greater Prairie Business Consulting, Inc., Irving, TX
Greencastle Consulting, Malvern, PA
GS Lab | GAVS, Princeton, NJ
GTE Financial, Tampa, FL
HCLTech, Sunnyvale, CA
Hearts & Science, New York, NY
Hexaware Technologies, Iselin, NJ
Hinduja Global Solutions, Austin, TX
History Factory, Washington, DC
Hive Group, Ashburn, VA
Hooked on Code, LLC, Dallas, TX
IBM, Armonk, NY
Iconex, Duluth, GA
Infosys Ltd, Bangalore, India
INOVUES, Houston, TX
Integrity Marketing Group, Dallas TX
Interim HealthCare Inc., Sunrise, FL
Intuitive, Sunnyvale, CA
ISN Software Corporation, Dallas, TX
Jacobik Enterprises, LLC, Naples FL
Jade Global, San Jose, CA
Jefferson County CO
Jenzabar, Boston, MA
Kestra Financial, Austin, TX
Kodak, Rochester, NY (sponsored table)
Leap, Los Altos, CA
Lendmark Financial Services, Lawrenceville, GA
Liberty Bankers Insurance Group, Dallas, TX
LifeVantage, Lehi, UT
Lockheed Martin, Bethesda, MD
Logical Position, Lake Oswego, OR
Manufacturing Technology Deployment Group, Inc, Clearwater, FL
Mattress Firm, Houston, TX
Memorial Hermann Health System, Houston, TX
MetLife Legal Plans, Cleveland, OH
Micro Merchant Systems, Syosset, NY
Microverse Studios, Ponte Vedra, FL
Mizuho Americas, New York, NY
Modular Plant Solutions, Friendswood, TX
Nasdaq Private Market, New York, NY
Nearsure, Wilmington, DE
NEXTpectations®, Claremont, CA
Oncor, Dallas, TX
Onyx Technology LLC, Elkridge, MD
OrthoNu, Brooklyn, NY
Outreach Strategists, LLC, Houston, TX
Parallax Advanced Research, Beavercreek, OH
Personiv, Austin, TX
Philadelphia International Airport, PA
Planful Inc, Scottsdale, AZ
PPM, New York, NY
Praxis AI, Clemson, SC
Prudential Financial, Inc., Newark, NJ
Radicle Science, San Diego, CA
Relevé Studios, Los Angeles, CA
Resolution Think, LLC, Newport News, VA
Retention.com, Austin, TX
Revolve Solutions LLC, Alexandria, VA
Rewards Network, Chicago IL
Savage Brands, Houston, TX
ServiceNow, Santa Clara, CA
Shawarma Press, Irving, TX
Showdown Displays, Brooklyn Center, MN
Social Investor Magazine, Seattle, WA
Sorenson, Salt Lake City, UT
Sourcepass, Inc., East Nortport, NY
SpartanNash, Grand Rapids, MI
SPS North America, New York, NY
Stericycle, Bannockburn, IL
SW Safety Solutions Inc., Union City, CA
T-CETRA, LLC, Dublin, OH
The Financial Times, New York, NY
The Flora May Foundation, San Clemente, CA
The Home Depot Backyard, Atlanta, GA
Thrivent, Minneapolis, MN
Top Score Writing, Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Top Tier Solar Solutions, Charlotte, NC
Tracey Consulting, LLC, Harvard, MA
TriNet, Dublin, CA
United Educators, Bethesda, MD
UPMC for Life, Pittsburgh, PA
Valasys Media, Jersey City, NJ
Valor, Dallas, TX
Vatom, Los Angeles, CA
Wells Fargo, San Francisco, CA
West Point Association of Graduates, West Point, NY
Yobi, Los Gatos, CA

Entries for the 2024 edition of The American Business Awards will open this October.  Join the mailing list for the entry kit.

Topics: The American Business Awards

Who's Coming to the Stevie® Awards for Sales & Customer Service on Friday?

Posted by Michael Gallagher on Mon, Feb 27, 2023 @ 08:07 AM

We're pleased that this Friday, March 3 we'll be able to stage the first live awards ceremony of the Stevie® Awards for Sales & Customer Service since 2020.

SASCS photoThe gala culmination of the 17th annual honors for achievement in business development, customer service, and sales will take place at Caesars Palace in Las  Vegas, Nevada, and will be attended by more than 400 Finalist nominees and their guests from around the world.  Tickets are still on sale.

Finalists in the competition, announced on January 25, were determined by the average scores of more than 170 professionals worldwide in seven specialized judging committees.

The Gold, Silver, and Bronze Stevie Award placements of the Finalists will be revealed during Friday's presentations.

Here is the list of organizations that will be represented at Friday's event, as of February 27.

Access One Inc, Chicago, IL
ADP Retirement Services, Florham Park, NJ
ADP, Alpharetta, GA
Aisera, Palo Alto, CA
Aleva Stores, Rochester Hills, MI
Alight Solutions, Lincolnshire, IL
Align Technology, Morrisville, NC
Align Technology, Tempe, AZ
Alteryx, Irvine, CA
American Airlines, Ft. Worth, TX
America's Preferred Home Warranty, Inc, Jackson, MI
Anexa BPO, Mexico City, Mexico
Archer Integrated Risk Management, Overland Park, KS
Arise Virtual Solutions, Miramar, FL
Avetta LLC, Orem, UT
Banco do Brasil SA, Brasilia
Banco Popular Dominicano, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Be a Legend, Inc., Gilbert, AZ
Brainier Solutions, Edina, MN
Budget Rent a Car, Saudi Arabia
CGS, New York, NY
Church & Dwight, Ewing Township, NJ
Cisco Systems, Diegem, Belgium
CivicPlus Technical Support & Training, Manhattan, KS
Collective Health, Lehi, UT
Curriculum Associates, Billerica, MA
DataCore, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Datasite, Minneapolis, MN
DHI Group, Inc., Centennial, CO
DirectEmployers Association, Indianapolis, IN
Dotdigital, London, United Kingdom
EFG Companies, Irving, TX
ERA Environmental Management Solutions, Montreal, QC Canada
FIS, Jacksonville, FL
Fourth, Austin, TX
Fusion Connect, Atlanta, GA
Givelify, Indianapolis, IN
GoHealth, Chicago, IL
Hectre, Auckland, New Zealand
Highmark Wholecare, Pittsburgh, PA
HireVue, South Jordan, UT
Hotwire Communications, Fort Lauderdale, FL
HP Inc, Paris, France
IBM, Armonk, NY
Inspiro, Makati City, Philippines
Instructure, Cottonwood Heights, UT
Integrity Solutions, Nashville, TN
IntouchCX, Winnipeg, MB Canada
Intuit, Toronto, ON Canada
iQor, St. Petersburg, FL
Jane App, North Vancouver, BC Canada
Janek Performance Group, Las Vegas, NV
Jenzabar, Boston, MA
Justworks, New York, NY
Karaca Züccaciye A.S., Istanbul, Turkey
Kimberly Clark Professional, Roswell, GA
Kira Talent, Toronto, ON Canada
KnowBe4, Clearwater,FL
Laivly, Winnipeg, MB Canada
LegalShield, Ada, OK
Limitless, London, United Kingdom
Link-Systems International, Inc., Tampa, FL
Linode, Philadelphia, PA
Major League Baseball Advanced Media, New York, NY
Melanie Pina Palo Alto, CA
MetTel, New York, NY
Michael Kors, New York, NY
Modern Campus, Camarillo, CA
MONAT Global Corp, Doral, FL
Muck Rack, Miami, FL
NetApp Inc., San Jose, CA
Noom, New York, NY
Nutrisystem, Fort Washington, PA
NYC Deferred Compensation Plan / NYCE IRA, New York, NY
Omnisend, Vilnius, Lithuania
OneCause, Carmel, IN
OpenGov, San Jose, CA
Optima Tax Relief, LLC, Santa Ana, CA
Optum, Eden Prairie, MN
Output, Los Angeles, CA
Percepta, Dearborn, MI
Perceptyx, Temecula, CA
PowerSchool Group LLC, Folsom, CA
PREMIER Bankcard, Sioux Falls, SD
Product Madness, London, United Kingdom
PT Telkom Indonesia (Persero) Tbk, Jakarta
Purpol Marketing Limited, Chippenham, United Kingdom
Pushpay, Redmond, WA
Qualitest Group, Bridgewater, NJ
Quantum Health, Dublin, OH
Radformation, Inc., New York, NY
Sales Partnerships, Broomfield, CO
SBI Cards and Payment Services Limited, Gurgaon, India
ServiceNow, Santa Clara, CA
SoftPro, Raleigh, NC
Splunk, San Francisco, CA
Support Services Group, Inc., Waco, TX
Symetra Financial, Bellevue, WA
TCS America, Edison, NJ
TELUS Smart Security & Automation, Vancouver, BC Canada
The Trade Desk, Ventura, CA
TIAA, Charlotte, NC
TIM Brasil, Rio de Janeiro
Toco Warranty, Los Angeles, CA
TradePending, Carrboro, NC
TRUMPF Inc., Farmington, CT
United Development Company, Doha, Qatar
Uniters Group, West Palm Beach, FL
UPMC Health Plan, Pittsburgh, PA
ValueSelling Associates, Carlsbad, CA
Veeam, Atlanta, GA
VMware Inc., Palo Alto, CA
Voya Financial, Gilbert, AZ
WalkMe, San Francisco, CA
WebCE Dallas, TX
Western and Southern Financial Group,  Cincinnati, OH
Whatfix, San Jose, CA and Bengaluru, India
WorldTrips, Carmel, IN
Zywave, Milwaukee, WI 

Entries for the 2024 edition of the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service will open this July.  Get your entry kit for the 2024 awards.

Topics: customer service awards, sales awards

Who's Coming to the Stevie® Awards for Women in Business on Friday?

Posted by Michael Gallagher on Tue, Nov 08, 2022 @ 11:15 AM

49081148007_6f2912ee70_wThis Friday, November 11 we'll stage the 19th annual Stevie® Awards for Women in Business at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada USA.  This is the second time (first in 2007) that we'll stage the world's top honors for female entrepreneurs, executives, employees, and the organizations they run in Sin City, and the first live awards event for this program since 2019.

Finalists were announced in August.  All Finalists know that they'll win Gold, Silver, or Bronze Stevie Award status, but the placements among the Finalists won't be revealed until Friday evening's event, which will be broadcast live.

We're expecting more than 270 nominees and their guests from around the world to attend.  Here are the organizations who've already booked their place (as of November 7).

Ackerberg, Minneapolis MN USA
Amazon Web Services, Annapolis, MD USA
Ann Kaplan, Las Vegas, NV USA
Antoinette Oglethorpe Ltd, Cranfield, Bedfordshire United Kingdom
Anthill, Chicago, IL USA
Arrow Digital, Australia
ASCIRA Global, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Aspire, Phoenix, AZ USA
Autism Mates, Australia
AvantGarde, LLC, Round Rock, TX USA
BabyQuip, Santa Fe, NM USA
BH Compliance LLC, Las Condes, Santiago, Chile
Big Deal Media, Barrington, IL USA
Blue Bean Media, Australia
BlueSky Personnel Solutions, Mississauga, ON Canada
BOBA CHiC, Taichung, Taiwan
Borusan Otomotiv İthalat ve Dağıtım A.Ş, Istanbul, Turkey
Brand and Buzz Marketing, Boston, MA USA
Brandless, Lindon, UT USA
C. Light Technologies, Boston, MA USA
Carestream NDT, Oakdale, MN USA
Cognizant Technology Solutions, Teaneck, NJ USA
Designs by Nature Gems, Toronto, ON Canada
Dharana Digital, Surry Hills, NSW Australia
DHL Global Forwarding, Freight, Bonn, Germany
Digital Air Strike, Scottsdale, AZ USA
Domo Inc., American Fork, UT USA
EHR Concepts, Villa Rica, GA USA
Endurance Financial, Melbourne, VIC Australia
Equus Workforce Solutions, Louisville, KY
FD Global Connections, Sydney, Australia
Forcepoint Customer Success Organization, Austin, TX USA
Franchise Fame, London, United Kingdom
GAF Energy, San Jose, CA USA
Gillian Jean Creative LLC, Los Angeles, CA USA
Global Press Institute, Washington, DC USA
Help at Home, Chicago, IL USA
Honey Digital, Australia
How Many Elephants, Alresford, Hampshire United Kingdom
HRSI and HRCI Company, Alexandria, VA USA
HZ, a division of BCW, LLC, Rockville, MD USA
IBM, Armonk, NY USA
IMA Financial Group, Denver, CO USA
Interim HealthCare Inc., Seattle, WA USA
Jacobs, Greenwood Village, CO USA
Jane, Lehi, UT USA
Karen Mangia, Williamstown, NJ USA
Lafonn LLC, Cypress, CA USA
Luma Brighter Learning, Mount Pleasant, SC USA
mindit.io, Bucharest, Romania
Mintlist, Vancouver, BC Canada
MSP Photography Pty Ltd, Wagga Wagga, NSW Australia
Northern Real Estate Urban Ventures, Washington, DC USA
Nurch PTY LTD, Chermside Brisbane, VIC Australia
Office of the Chicago City Treasurer, Chicago, IL USA
Online Courses Australia, Brisbane, QLD Australia
Partnership for Inclusion Leadership, Arlington, VA USA
PBG Consulting, LLC, McLean, VA USA
PlayWise Partners + ToyMonster, Los Angeles, CA USA
Population, San Francisco, CA USA
Psychnexus, Australia
Pyx Health, Tucson, AZ USA
Radicle Science, San Diego, CA USA
ResultsCX, Fort Lauderdale, FL USA
Rock Paper Coin, Portland, OR USA
SAP, Palo Alto, CA USA
Seahorse Diamond Beach, Australia
Sēd, San Diego, CA and New York, NY USA
Sidus Space, Cape Canaveral, FL USA
Silicon Valley Innovations, Sunnyvale, CA USA
Sleepm Global, Inc., Toronto, ON Canada
Stacey Ashley Consulting, Australia
STEM PUNKS, Australia
Stress Free Super Mums, Australia
Teneral Cellars, Somerset, CA USA
The Alpha Enterprise, Cabuyao, Laguna Philippines
The Audacious Agency, Australia, Sunshine Coast, QLD Australia
The Flora May Foundation, San Clemente, CA USA
The Ginger Companies, Miami, FL USA
The HR Chique Group, Jacksonville, FL USA
The Makeup Artist Guild Asia Pacific & Beauty Boss Business, Sydney, NSW Australia
The Tambellini Group, LLC, Irvington, VA USA
This Girl Walks Into a Bar, LLC, Los Angeles, CA
TLN Worldwide Enterprises, Inc. DBA: The Leading Niche, Washington, DC USA
TOP Minds, Bucharest, Romania
Top Score Writing, Palm Beach Gardens, FL USA
Trust Relations, Williams, AZ USA
USAFacts, Bellevue, WA USA
Vaco Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA USA
Valley Initiative for Development and Advancement (VIDA), Mercedes, TX USA
Vanguard, Malvern, PA USA
Washington Capital Partners, Falls Church, VA USA
XSOLIS, Nashville, TN USA

Entries for the 2023 edition of the Stevie Awards for Women in Business will open in May.  Get your entry kit for the 2023 awards.

Topics: stevie awards for women in business

Who's Coming to The International Business Awards® on Saturday?

Posted by Michael Gallagher on Tue, Oct 11, 2022 @ 11:00 AM

This coming Saturday, October 15 we'll stage the awards banquet of The 19th Annual International Business Awards®, the world's premier business awards program, at the InterContinental London Park Lane Hotel in London, England.

LondonStevie® Award winners in the 2022 IBAs were announced in August.  (Entries for the 2023 edition of the IBAs will open in February.)

Close to 300 executives from around the world will attend this Saturday's IBA event.  Here is a list of the organizations that will be represented (as of October 11):

8x8, Campbell, CA USA
-99 design studio, Istanbul, Turkey
Acıbadem Healthcare Group, Istanbul, Turkey
AD Ports Group, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Adani Skill Development Centre, Ahmedabad, India
ADM Electricity Distribution, Denizli, Turkey
ADQ, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
AgeSA, Istanbul, Turkey
Ajman's Municipality & Planning Department, United Arab Emirates
Alabama Power, Birmingham, AL USA
Align Technology, Tempe, AZ USA
Alliance Traffic Systems, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Anexa BPO, Mexico City, Mexico
AS Watson, Milan, Italy
ASCIRA Global, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Aselsan A.Ş., Ankara, Turkey
Astera Software, Westlake Village, CA USA
ATOS Turkey, Istanbul, Turkey
Banco Popular Dominicano, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Better2Know, Kirkby Lonsdale, United Kingdom
Black Platinum Gold B.V., Amsterdam, The Netherlands
BOBA CHiC, Taichung, Taiwan
Bristol Global Mobility, Phoenix, AZ USA
Cactus Communications Pvt Ltd, Mumbai, India
CARBO, Houston, TX USA
CarrefourSA, Sarıyer, Turkey
CodeTwo, Jelenia Góra, Poland
DHL Express, Muttenz, Switzerland
DHL Express Mexico, Mexico City
Divina Law Offices, Makati City, Philippines
Dolphin International, Los Angeles, CA USA
Dubai Municipality, United Arab Emirates
Eastvantage Business Solutions Inc., Taguig City, Philippines
EES Shipping, Cockburn Central, WA Australia
Emirates International Endurance Village, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Empire Eagle Food Co., Ltd., Taichung City, Taiwan
Ensana, Prague, Czech Republic
Ernst & Young, New York, NY USA
Esas Sosyal, Istanbul, Turkey
Etihad Rail, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Events DC, Washington, DC USA
Federation of Polish Entrepreneurs, Warwaw, Poland
GDRFA, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Golden Agri-Resources Ltd., Singapore
Graham Shapiro Design, Nantwich, Cheshire, United Kingdom
Halkbank, Istanbul, Turkey
HCL Technologies, Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India
Horatio, New York, NY USA
IBM Institute for Business Value, Merion Station, PA USA
IBM, Armonk, NY USA
Icertis, Bellevue, WA USA
Informa Middle East, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
ING Business Shared Services Bratislava, Slovakia
Itl AG, Munich, Bavaria Germany
Jonckers Translation & Engineering, Brussels, Belgium
Karsan Automotive, Istanbul, Turkey
Kordsa Teknik Tekstil A.S., Istanbul, Turkey
Kyndryl, New York, NY USA
Law Creative, Harpenden, United Kingdom
Limage Media Group, Vancouver, BC Canada
LLYC, Madrid, Spain
Lytx, Seattle, WA USA
Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council, Kuala Lumpur
MDI Ventures, Jakarta, Indonesia
Megaphone Marketing, Cremorne, Victoria Australia
MGI Tech Co., Ltd., Shenzhen, China
Microhealth, LLC, Vienna, VA USA
Ministry of Health and Prevention, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Ministry Of State For Federal National Council Affairs, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Ministry of Treasury and Finance, General Directorate of Information Technologies, Ankara, Turkey
NewWork Success GmbH, Urbar, Germany
Noguchi & Peters Ltd., Budapest, Hungary
NTT Data Business Solutions (UK&I), London, United Kingdom
NXP Semiconductors Germany GmbH
Octopus Energy, London, United Kingdom
OfficePartners360, Ridgefield, CT USA
PMFTC Inc., Taguig City, Philippines
Pru Life UK, Taguig, Philippines
PT Telkom Indonesia Tbk, South Jakarta
QNET, Hong Kong, China
Real Property Ventures, Warwickshire, United Kingdom
Refex Group, Chennai, India
Revomed (Thailand) Co., Ltd. Nonthaburi
SAP SE, Walldorf, BW Germany
Sealand - A Maersk Company, Miramar, FL USA
Sharif Group BSC, Hidd, Bahrain
sheIQ Life Pty Ltd, Belgrade, Serbia
SOCAR Turkey, Istanbul
Solarwinds, Austin, TX USA
SSS Strawberries, Oakwood, QLD Australia
Standigm Inc., Cambridge, MA USA
Strategic Public Relations Group, Hong Kong, China
Sullivan & Stanley, London, United Kingdom
Suretrack Management Consultancy, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Tata Consultancy Services Limited, London, United Kingdom
TELUS Smart Security & Automation, Vancouver, BC Canada
TM Forum, London, United Kingdom
TÜPRAS, Istanbul, Turkey
UFODRIVE, Capellen, Luxembourg
verbaneum GmbH, Nuernberg, Bavaria Germany
Viettel, Ha Noi, Vietnam
Wiser Tech, Izmir, Turkey
Young Hoteliers Summit, Lausanne, Switzerland
ZER, Istanbul, Turkey
Ziraat Participation Bank, Istanbul, Turkey

Learn more about The International Business Awards at www.StevieAwards.com/IBA

Topics: International business awards

Who's Coming to The American Business Awards on Monday?

Posted by Michael Gallagher on Thu, Jun 09, 2022 @ 11:15 AM

The 20th American Business Awards® will be celebrated at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in Time Square in New York City next Monday, June 13 - the first live ABA event since June 2019.  More than 520 professionals from across the USA will gather to network and to celebrate one another's achievements.  

48052355456_5296aaca0d_wGrand, Gold, Silver, Bronze, and People's Choice Stevie® Awards will be presented to winners announced in April in May this year.  TV personality Cheryl Casone will emcee.  The presentations will be livestreamed at https://stevieawards.com/aba/watch-2022-awards-presentations and on the Stevie Awards Facebook page, beginning at 7:00 pm ET.

The following organizations will be represented at the event:

3Pillar Global
AB Coached
Advanced Drainage System
Align Technology
Avaya Inc.
Bank of America
Boost Payment Solutions
BRG Communications
Capital Rx
Carestream NDT
Century Business Solutions
Change and Innovation Agency (C!A)
Chevron Corporation
Childress Business Communication
City National Bank
Coal Creative
Cox Communications
Crumbl Cookies
Cummins, Inc.
Delaware Life Insurance Company
Dollar General
Eff Creative Group
EHE Health
Enact Mortgage Insurance
Experience Kissimmee
EY Global Services Limited
Fidelity Investments
Foundry 360
Foxwoods Resort Casino
Fusion Connect
GAVS Technologies N.A., Inc.
Gemini Industries Inc.
Generali Travel Insurance
Global Disability Inclusion
Greater Prairie Business Consulting, Inc.
Hearts & Science
Higher Growth Search
Hooked on Code, LLC
IBM Institute for Business Value
ICON plc
Imperial Steel
Interview Connections
Jade Global
Jeremian Prep. Tutoring Services
Johnson Controls
Kinetic by Windstream
Laundris Corporation
LeverX Group
Light & Wonder
Lion Brand Yarn
Lockheed Martin
M&C Saatchi Performance USA
Marvel Marketers
MicroHealth LLC
National Association of REALTORS®
Noom, Inc.
OSMEAC Solutions LLC
Oyate Group
Parkinson's Foundation
Performance Food Group
Praxis AI
Primrose Schools
Protegrity USA, Inc.
Publicis Sapient
Quantum Metric
Ranial Systems Inc.
Retina AI
Saint Louis University
Saris and Things, Inc.
Skylex Inc
Skymount Medical US Inc
Soleo Health
Stanley Black & Decker
Talent Works
The Boeing Company
The Collaboration Vector Inc.
The Financial Times
The Flora May Foundation
The Hayes Initiative
The Mosaic Company
The Salvation Army
The Webster Group
Transact Campus, Inc.
UPMC for Life
Veritis Group
Warner Media
Warner Music Group
Wells Fargo
West Point Association of Graduates

Entries for the 2023 edition of the ABAs will open this October.  Join the mailing list at https://stevieawards.com/aba/request-entry-kit-american-business-awards and you'll be sent the entry kit as soon as it's available.  Questions? Let us know at help@stevieawards.com

Topics: The American Business Awards