Highland Heights, Ky. — General Cable (NYSE: BGC) was presented with four Stevie Awards during the eighth annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. The awards were presented to honorees during a gala banquet on Friday, February 21st at the Bellagio in Las Vegas. More than 400 nominated customer service and sales executives from the U.S.A. and several other countries attended.
General Cable’s four Stevie Award winners were:
- Brian Roddy: Senior Sales Executive of the Year, Silver
- Eastern Region Sales Team, Led by Joe Williams: Field Sales Team of the Year, Silver
- GenClean™ Jacketing Technology New Product Launch: Marketing Solution – New, Silver
- STABILOY® Brand Product Display Trailer Program: Demand Generation Program of the Year, Bronze
The Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service are the world’s top sales 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.
“General Cable is honored to be named as winners in four Stevie Award categories,” said Greg Lampert, President & Chief Executive Officer, General Cable Americas. “We are pleased to have incredibly talented associates who contribute to our success every day with their collective knowledge, skills and expertise. It is wonderful to see them be acknowledged for their service and innovative thinking.”
More than 1,500 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were evaluated in this year’s competition, an increase of 36% over 2013. More than 260 executives around the world participated in the judging process for the 2014 awards, to determine the Finalists and then the Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie Award placements.
“Entries to the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service awards have almost doubled over the past few years,” said Michael Gallagher, President and Founder of the Stevie Awards. “Not only have we seen a dramatic increase in the number of entries; but the judges have also seen a remarkable rise in the quality of the nominations submitted overall. We congratulate all of this year’s Stevie winners for their outstanding work.”
Left to Right: Brian Roddy, Howard Atkins and Joe Williams accept the Stevie Awards on behalf of General Cable at Friday’s gala
Details about the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service and the list of Stevie winners in all categories are available at www.StevieAwards.com/sales.Tagged with tED