Charleston, SC (28 February 2018) – In the true spirit of Southern hospitality, Charleston’s Advantage|Forbesbooks has been presented with a 2018 Stevie® Award for their outstanding customer service.
Currently in its 12th year, the Stevie® Awards for Sales & Customer Service recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. This year’s elite group of winners hail from San Francisco to India to Japan. Advantage|Forbesbooks’ honor represents one of only two awards presented to companies throughout South Carolina, the other being Charleston-based Blackbaud, Inc.
"Our team is so proud to celebrate this achievement,” says Ben Coppel, Member Experience Manager at Advantage|Forbesbooks. “As one of the largest business book publishing and marketing firms in the country, customer service is our #1 priority. To be recognized for that is a huge honor for our members, our team members, and our company."
“All of our Stevie Award winners should be proud of their achievements. Independent professionals around the world have agreed that their accomplishments are worthy of our public recognition,” said Stevie Awards president Michael Gallagher.
More than 2,500 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were evaluated in this year’s competition. Winners were determined by the average scores of more than 150 professionals worldwide in seven specialized judging committees. The awards were presented to honorees during a gala banquet at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, NV. More than 600 executives from the U.S.A. and several other nations attended.