Ceridian Wins Best Customer Service Department of the Year Award

Minneapolis, February 24, 2010 — Ceridian Corporation, a leading provider of managed human resource, employee benefits administration, tax filing and payroll outsourcing solutions was presented with a Stevie® Award in the Customer Service Department of the Year category. Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word “crowned,” winners were announced during a presentation banquet on Monday, February 22 in Miami Beach. More than 200 customer service and sales executives from the U.S. and several other countries attended.

“Ceridian is especially proud to have won the Stevie Award for Customer Service,” said Mike Shea, executive vice president and chief operations officer, Ceridian. “Paul Everett and Ceridian’s customer care organization work hard to create the finest service organization in the industry. Winning the Stevie Award is clear recognition that their efforts have been noticed and are appreciated.”

“Ceridian is honored by this recognition,” commented Paul Everett, Ceridian’s senior vice president of customer service, who accepted the award. “This is not just a testament to the continuous hard work of the 350 customer service professionals with whom I have the honor of working every day, but it also recognizes Ceridian’s total focus on the customer. Every day our customer service analysts come to work and solve client issues quickly and efficiently, demonstrating a great attitude and the kind of enviable service on which our customers have come to rely.”

Ceridian’s application highlighted several of the company’s key customer service characteristics. A fundamental part of Ceridian’s entire organization is customer listening. Ceridian has also put in place a methodology that enables the company to translate customer feedback into clear service improvements. Ceridian uses a variety of quality measurements to make sure the company’s metrics reflect its high standard of service. And finally, the application in part relied on some of the extraordinary customer feedback Ceridian has received regarding its enviable service.

More than 500 entries were submitted to this year’s competition. Finalists were chosen by business professionals worldwide during preliminary judging. Ceridian was named a Finalist in three 2010 Stevie Awards for Sales and Customer Service categories: Customer Service Department of the Year, Customer Service Leader of the Year, and Best Use of Technology in Customer Service. Members of the Awards’ Board of Distinguished Judges & Advisors and their staffs selected Stevie Award winners from among the Finalists.

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 www.stevieawards.com.

About Ceridian
Ceridian is a leading global business services company that provides reality-based KnowHow to take the guesswork out of impacting your organization’s bottom line. From human resources and benefits to productivity and payroll services, we help organizations maximize their human, financial and technology resources. As a leader in payroll outsourcing, gift cards and corporate spending, we’re the driving force in payment innovation. Whether we’re partnering with you to save money, grow your business, enhance operations or minimize financial risks we provide the insights and solutions that ensure your success. For more information about Ceridian visit www.ceridian.com or call 800-729-7655.

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