Manila, Philippines, October 31, 2017. SPi CRM, a global leader in customer relationship management outsourcing was named the winner of a Gold Stevie® Award in the Management Team of the Year category in the 14th Annual International Business Awards held in Barcelona, Spain.
The International Business Awards are the world’s premier business awards program. All individuals and organizations worldwide – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small – are eligible to submit nominations. The 2017 IBAs received entries from more than 60 nations and territories. Stevie Award winners were determined by the average scores of more than 200 executives worldwide who participated on 12 juries.
The Gold Stevie Award for Management Team of the Year recognizes the merits of SPi CRM’s Leadership Team following a change of ownership in late 2016 to Japan-based investor Relia, Inc. Consequently, the company rebranded as SPi CRM, forging ahead to sustain double-digit growth for the seventh year in a row, and onto a global expansion in Asia and the Americas.
Echoed by the judges, the Leadership Team was praised for proving “successful organizational and management skills,” and likewise commended the company for its “business growth and revenue maximization” amid a critical juncture.
Moreover, the panel was impressed by SPi CRM’s grace and precision in its transition of parent company, attesting: “It speaks for a management team to work through an acquisition so smoothly while still increasing the company’s growth. Inspiring nomination and a team worthy of acclaim.”
President and CEO Maulik Parekh warmly accepted the award on behalf of the entire SPi CRM senior management team. “It is indeed an honor and a pleasure, with judges composed of respected leaders in the international business community, to be considered for the prestigious IBAs. We are thrilled, being chosen the Best Management Team of the Year.”
“This milestone validates not only the Management Team’s efforts, but also reflects SPi CRM’s culture of excellence. Since we embarked on a new chapter in our company’s history, right alongside us, our 11,000 employees have been championing our brand promise and we couldn’t be prouder of SPi CRM. We are no stranger to change and we look forward to facing what lies in our future, as a stronger organization,” Parekh added.
About SPi CRM
SPi CRM is a pioneering leader in customer relationship management outsourcing offering voice, chat, email, and social media services. The company delivers multi-lingual solutions to leading brands covering the full customer engagement lifecycle. With nearly 11,000 employees across the United States, Australia, Nicaragua, and the Philippines, SPi CRM serves clients in diversified industries including media, telecommunications, travel and hospitality, financial services, retail, and e-commerce.
For more information, visit www.spicrm.com.
About the Stevie® Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in seven programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German 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 10,000 nominations each year from organizations in more than 60 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 StevieAwards.com.
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