LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – February 25, 2017 – SomethingNew has won a Stevie® Award in the Innovation category in the 11th annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service for the second consecutive year.
The Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service are the world’s top honors for customer service, contact center, business development and sales professionals. The Stevie Awards organizes several of the world’s leading business awards programs including the prestigious American Business Awards and International Business AwardsSM.
The awards were presented during a gala banquet on Friday, February 24 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada. More than 650 executives from around the world attended.
More than 2,300 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were evaluated in this year’s competition, an increase of 10% over 2016. Finalists were determined by the average scores of 77 professionals worldwide, acting as preliminary judges. More than 75 members of several specialized judging committees determined the Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie Award placements from among the Finalists during final judging earlier this month. Finalists were determined by another 77 judges.
“We would like to congratulate all of the amazing companies from around the world who were nominated and that inspire companies like us to keep innovating. Winning two years running is a testament to all of the people at SomethingNew who make it happen every day. I couldn’t be happier for our team.” said Scott MacGregor, Founder & CEO of SomethingNew.
“The Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service continues to be among the most competitive and fastest-growing of our awards programs,” said Michael Gallagher, founder and president of the Stevie Awards. “The growth of the program illustrates the importance of the functions highlighted – sales, business development and customer service – to successful enterprises of all types, and how integral recognition in these domains are to building and maintaining corporate reputations.”
“Our goal is to continue to raise the bar in order to best serve our clients, candidates and employees.” said Scott MacGregor, Founder & CEO. “Our success is measured not by simply winning awards and growing our company but by being able to give back through what we call SomethingGood(™) to the organizations that we support through our core belief of giving back.”
SomethingNew is a unique national recruiting company, specializing in sales, marketing and client success. We work exclusively with what we define as “top talent” and place them at some of the most exciting and fast growing companies in the country including many Inc. 5000 companies and innovative start-ups throughout the country. Our innovative approach in every aspect of talent acquisition has earned us rave reviews from clients and candidates alike. Learn more about SomethingNew at www.TrySomethingNewNow.com
About The Stevie Awards:
Stevie Awards are conferred in seven programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 10,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 60 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at www.StevieAwards.com.
Kathy Leckey, Vice President of Marketing and Communications