Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) January 28, 2015
Janek Performance Group was named a Finalist in the Sales Training Practice of the Year category in the ninth annual Stevie® Awards for Sales & Customer Service, and will ultimately be a Gold, Silver or Bronze Stevie Award winner in the program.
The final results will be announced during a gala banquet on Friday, February 27 at the Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. Finalists from the U.S.A. and several other nations are expected to attend.
More than 1,900 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in 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 Sales Training Practice of the Year; and categories recognizing new products and services and solution providers.
Janek Performance Group’s selection as one of the finalists from a global pool of sales training companies underscores the organization’s commitment to develop strategic sales solutions that produce tangible results for their clients. “We’re honored to have been selected as one of the finalists in this year’s Sales Training Practice of the Year category by one of the world’s premier business awards organizations, the Stevies,” said Justin Zappulla, managing partner at Janek Performance Group. “Janek’s nomination speaks to the depth and breadth of our training curriculum and we are thrilled to have the judges recognize our achievements as a leading sales performance company.”
Final judging will take place January 26 – February 4. More than 100 members of several specialized judging committees will determine the Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie Award placements from among the Finalists.
“The Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service continues to be the fastest-growing of our international awards programs,” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards. “The sheer number of nominations is matched by the increasing quality of those nominations. We congratulate all of this year’s Finalists and wish them well in the next phase of judging.”
“Our continuous drive for improvement and willingness to adapt to the needs of our customers is what really sets us apart,” said Nick Kane, managing partner at Janek Performance Group. “We’re very proud of the achievements and innovations we’ve rolled out over the last few years and are humbled that the Stevie Awards reaffirmed our commitment as a leading Sales Training provider.”
Details about the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service and the list of Finalists in all categories are available at http://www.StevieAwards.com/Sales.
About Janek Performance Group
Janek Performance Group, headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada, is an industry leader in sales performance solutions. At its core, Janek Performance Group is a forward-thinking research company, focused on the continual improvement of sales effectiveness and performance across a variety of industries and selling environments. As sales consultants and thought leaders Janek strives to stay at the forefront of what truly works for top sales performers in today’s competitive marketplace. It is this combination of ongoing research and identified best practices that drives the development of world-class sales training courses and consulting processes.
Janek works with a broad range of clients in a variety of industries to provide the resources, expertise, training and consulting services to address today’s toughest sales challenges.
For more information, contact Janek Performance Group at 800-979-0079 or visit http://www.janek.com.
About The Stevie Awards
The Stevie Awards are conferred in six programs: The American Business Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service, and the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards. 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, and follow the Stevie Awards on Twitter @TheStevieAwards.