CHICAGO – Stratosphere Networks was named the winner of a Bronze Stevie ® Award in the Information Technology Department of the Year category in The 18th Annual American Business Awards ® today.
The American Business Awards are the U.S.A.'s premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S.A. are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small.
Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word meaning "crowned," the awards will be virtually presented to winners during a live event on Wednesday, August 5. Tickets for the virtual event are now on sale.
More than 3,600 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Startup of the Year, Executive of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, Marketing Campaign of the Year, Live Event of the Year, and App of the Year, among others. Stratosphere Networks was nominated in the Information Technology Department of the Year category.
Stratosphere Networks delivers managed services (including managed IT, comanaged IT and managed cybersecurity services) as well as trusted advisor services to businesses across all industries. The company received the award for numerous accomplishments in 2019, including the launch of a portfolio of comprehensive cybersecurity services, the introduction of a Platform as a Service (PaaS) offering to empower in-house IT teams, and the establishment of a Choose Your Charity program for employees.
Stratosphere previously received Stevie Awards in the Information Technology Department of the Year category in 2019 (Bronze), 2018 (Bronze), 2017 (Silver) and 2016 (Bronze).
"We're honored to receive a Stevie Award for the fifth year in a row," said Kevin Rubin, president and CIO of Stratosphere Networks. "Our team is dedicated to empowering our clients with exceptional services and solutions, and we're thrilled to earn recognition for our efforts again this year."
More than 230 professionals worldwide participated in the judging process to select this year's Stevie Award winners.
"Despite the toughest business conditions in memory, American organizations continue to demonstrate their commitment to innovation, creativity, and bottom-line results," said Stevie Awards president Maggie Gallagher. "This year's Stevie-winning nominations are full of inspiring stories of persistence, ingenuity, resourcefulness, and compassion. We celebrate all of their stories and look forward to showcasing them during our virtual awards ceremony on August 5."
Details about The American Business Awards and the list of 2020 Stevie winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/ABA.
Stevie Awards are conferred in eight programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Middle East Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards®, The International Business Awards®, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 12,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 70 nations. 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.