Sunnyvale, CA (PRWEB) October 23, 2008
Northbound, LLC was named a finalist in both the "Best Overall Company of the Year - Service Business (up to 2500 employees)" and "Fastest Growing Company of the Year" categories of the 5th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business.
The Stevie Awards for Women in Business honor women executives, entrepreneurs, and the companies they run - worldwide. The Stevie Awards have been hailed as the world's premier business awards.
Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word "crowned," winners will be announced during a gala event at the Marriott Marquis hotel in New York on Friday, November 14. Nominated women executives and entrepreneurs from the U.S. and several other countries are expected to attend.
More than 1,200 entries were submitted for consideration in 50 categories, including Best Executive, Best Entrepreneur, Best Overall Company, and Best Community Involvement Program. Northbound, LLC was chosen as finalist in two of the award's most prolific categories:
- "Best Overall Company of the Year - Service Business (up to 2500 employees)", and
- "Fastest Growing Company of the Year."
Northbound's mission is to provide unparalleled customer satisfaction via dedicated professionalism and top quality in IT consulting, implementation and staffing services.
The company specializes in value-addition to some of the world's most admired corporations, providing them with expert technical resources to boost productivity, improve operational efficiency, and reduce costs. Northbound, LLC was recently chosen in the top 10 of the "50 Fastest-Growing Asian American Businesses" by the US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce Education Foundation.
Finalists were chosen by business professionals worldwide during preliminary judging.
Members of the Awards' Board of Distinguished Judges & Advisors and their staffs will select Stevie Award winners from among the Finalists during final judging.
"Being named a Finalist in The Stevie Awards for Women in Business is an important achievement," said Michael Gallagher, president of the Stevie Awards. "It means that independent business executives have agreed that the nominee is worthy of recognition. We congratulate all of the Finalists on their achievement and wish them well in the competition."
"Sharing space with some of the globe's most recognized women enterprises and exciting new ventures is a true testament to our long-standing dedication to professionalism and customer satisfaction," said Ms Hetal Mehta, Northbound's co-founder and Senior Managing Director. "We have built our company on the belief that 'customers come first' and our recognition here in the Stevie Awards for Women in Business aspires us to keep pursuing our efforts even more for bringing value to our customers."
Details about The Stevie Awards for Women in Business and the list of Finalists in all categories are available at http://www.stevieawards.com/women.
About Northbound, LLC
Northbound, LLC is the trusted IT consulting and implementation services provider for some of the world's largest companies including McGraw-Hill, Wells Fargo, GMAC, Southwest Airlines, Dun & Bradstreet, UBS and IBM. With numerous industry and client distinctions as well as an uncompromised dedication to quality and professionalism, Northbound, LLC is the vendor of choice for mission critical and time sensitive IT outsourcing projects. Learn more about Northbound, LLC at http://www.northboundllc.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 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 http://www.stevieawards.com.