However the focus of VIPdesk has always been on providing gold-standard customer service, so we are extremely honored that the American Business Awards have also recognized our customer service expertise.
Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) June 12, 2008
VIPdesk was named a Finalist in four categories in The 2008 American Business Awards. The four awards that VIPdesk is a finalist for are Most Innovative Company, Best Corporate Environmental Responsibility Program, Best Customer Service Team, and Best MIS and IT Team.
The American Business Awards are the only national, all-encompassing awards program honoring great performances in business.
Stevie Award winners will be announced during the annual gala on Thursday, June 12 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City. More than 600 executives from across the U.S.A. are expected to attend. The ceremonies will be broadcast on radio nationwide by the Business TalkRadio Network and hosted by Liz Claman of FOX Business Network.
More than 2,600 entries from companies of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted for consideration in more than 40 categories, including Best Overall Company, Best Executive, Best New Product or Service, Best Corporate Social Responsibility Program, and new categories including Best Management Team and Best Corporate Environmental Responsibility Program.
VIPdesk has been experiencing unprecendented growth in the past year, as homeshoring is becoming a customer service norm. This tremendous recognition by the American Business Awards is proof positive that as VIPdesk still continues to succeed through adherence to the company's core values: gold-standard customer service, synthesis of growth with environmental responsibility, and innovation--both technological and in the way corporations view their customer service functions.
"ABA entries grew more than 30% this year, so being named a Finalist is more of an accomplishment than ever before," said Michael Gallagher, founder and president of The Stevie Awards. "It means that independent business executives have agreed that the nominee is worthy of national recognition. We congratulate all of the Finalists on their achievement and wish them well in the competition."
"VIPdesk has always been an innovator in the virtual customer care marketplace in part due to our focus on environmental responsibility through the use of a home-based workforce," says Mary Naylor, President and CEO of VIPdesk. "However the focus of VIPdesk has always been on providing gold-standard customer service, so we are extremely honored that the American Business Awards have also recognized our customer service expertise."
Details about The American Business Awards and the list of Finalists in all categories are available at http://www.stevieawards.com/aba.
VIPdesk is the pioneer of premium home-based call centers and Concierge Services. We offer virtual customer care services to global brand leaders in industries including financial services, travel, retail and automotive services. We serve more than 70 blue-chip clients with over 10 million customers and are continually recognized as a progressive industry leader as evidenced through numerous awards, including the Inc. 500, Inc. 5000, NCBEA Business Ethics Award, Stevie Awards for Women in Business and Smart CEO Future 50. For more information, visit http://www.vipdesk.com.
About The Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in four programs: The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, The Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Honoring companies 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 http://www.stevieawards.com.
Global Sponsor of the 2008 Stevie Awards is Dow Jones. Supporting sponsors of The 2008 American Business Awards include FIS Softpro, High Performance Technologies Inc., John Hancock, RCN Corporation, Richardson, and Ultimate Software. Media sponsors include the Business TalkRadio Network, CRM Advocate, and Human Resource Executive.