Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 12, 2009
Study Island won a Stevie Award for Customer Service Department of the Year - Computer Software - More Than 100 Employees in The 2009 American Business Awards last month.
The awards were presented during ceremonies at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City. The ceremonies were hosted by Cheryl Casone of Fox Business Network and broadcast nationwide on radio by the Business TalkRadio Network.
In winning the Stevie, Study Island beat out other finalists including McAfee, Inc., SoftPro, and Double-Take Software.
Stevie Awards were presented in over 40 categories including Best Overall Company of the Year, Executive of the Year, and Corporate Social Responsibility Program of the Year. More than 2,600 entries from companies of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted for consideration.
"We are so honored to win The Stevie Award for Customer Service Department of the Year," stated Tim McEwen, CEO of Archipelago Learning, Inc., the parent company of Study Island. "We've been in business for over nine years and our goal has always been to focus on our clients. What a great compliment to our team of customer relations professionals."
More than 200 executives across the country participated in the judging process to determine the Finalists and Stevie Award winners.
Details about The American Business Awards and the list of Finalists and Stevie Award winners are available at http://www.stevieawards.com/aba.
About Study Island:
Study Island is a leading provider of online, standards-based assessment, instruction, practice, and test preparation programs for the U.S. K-12 educational market. For more information, please visit http://www.studyisland.com. Study Island is a member of Archipelago Learning, LLC based in Dallas, TX. http://www.archipelagolearning.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.steiveawards.com.
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