San Francisco  and Toronto (PRWEB) January 27, 2011 — — Achievers, the leader in employee rewards and recognition solutions, was named today as a finalist in the sixth annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service.

“To be deemed a finalist in all seven categories we applied to this year is incredibly exciting; this honor was only possible because of Achievers’ talented and passionate team,” said Razor Suleman, Founder and Chief Evangelist, Achievers. “Our success stems from our high-performance culture, our non-negotiable values and engaged employees who are dedicated to driving results. Celebrating success is one of those values, and this is certainly reason to celebrate.”

More than 1,000 entries from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted to this year’s competition, an increase of almost 30% over 2011. Finalists were determined by the average scores of 93 professionals worldwide, acting as preliminary judges. Achievers is a finalist in seven categories including Demand Generation Program of the Year, Outbound Marketing Program of the Year, Inbound Marketing Program of the Year, Front-Line Customer Service Team of the Year, Contact Center of the Year, Customer Service Management Team of the Year, and Incentive, Rewards, or Recognition Provider of the Year.

The awards are presented by the Stevie® Awards, which organizes several of the world’s leading business awards shows including the prestigious International Business Awards. Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word “crowned,” the final results will be announced during a gala banquet on Monday, February 27 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Finalists from the U.S.A. and several other nations are expected to attend.   Details about the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service and the list of Finalists in all categories are available at

About Achievers

Achievers is passionate about helping companies reward and recognize brilliant employee performance through our award-winning software.  Customized to your company’s brand and culture, Achievers provides easy-to-use social technologies to create authentic moments of recognition that increase employee engagement, retain top talent and drive business success. Achievers will change the way your employees, your managers and your company work together. Check us out on the web at

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 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 Sponsors and supporters of the 6th annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service include American Support, Coloredge Los Angeles * New York, Competence Call Center, SDL and ValueSelling Associates.