Wilson Learning Wins Silver Stevie® Award in 2015 Stevie Awards for Sales and Customer Service
Edina, Minn., USA - March 1, 2015 - Wilson Learning was presented with a Silver Stevie® Award in the Sales Training Practice of the Year category in the ninth annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service on Friday, Feb. 27 in Las Vegas, Nev.
The Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service are the world’s top sales awards, business development awards, contact center awards, and customer service awards. The Stevie Awards organizes several of the world’s leading business awards shows, including the prestigious American Business AwardsSM and International Business AwardsSM.
More than 1,900 nominations from organizations of all sizes and virtually every industry were evaluated in this year’s competition, an increase of 27% over 2014. Finalists were determined by the average scores of 139 professionals worldwide acting as preliminary judges. Entries were considered in 54 categories for customer service and contact center achievements, including Contact Center of the Year, Award for Innovation in Customer Service, and Customer Service Department of the Year; 50 categories for sales and business development achievements, ranging from Senior Sales Executive of the Year to Business Development Achievement of the Year; and categories to recognize new products and services and solution providers.
“Wilson Learning is honored to receive this recognition,” said Ed Emde, President of Wilson Learning Corporation. “As we enter our 50th year, this award acknowledges the exceptional solutions and results we help our clients achieve. It is evidence of the quality, innovation, and commitment that has sustained us over five decades.”
“Entries to the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service awards have more than doubled over the past three years,” said Michael Gallagher, President and founder of the Stevie Awards. “The widespread support of this program illustrates the importance of the functions it recognizes to business success. This year’s Stevie Award winners are the highest rated in the history of the awards, and we congratulate all of the winners on their commitment to excellence and innovation.”