Firmex wins Stevie Awards for Company of the Year and Customer ServicePosted on
TORONTO – August 19, 2015 – Firmex, a global provider of virtual data rooms (VDRs) and a secure document sharing platform, today announced that it won Bronze Stevie® Awards for Company of the Year (in the Computer Services category) and Customer Service Team of the Year (in the Computer Services & Software category) in the 2015 International Business Awards.
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 2015 IBAs received entries from more than 60 nations and territories.
Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word for “crowned,” the awards will be presented to winners at a gala awards banquet at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Toronto, Canada on 23 October.
Judges in this year’s awards recognized Firmex for its “Smart and innovative management,” calling the company a “great virtual data room provider.” They also praised the company’s “Good [CS] team and good approach to deliver best customer services to clients.”
“This is yet another marker of Firmex’s devotion to growing a successful, sustainable business, and the crucial role that customer success plays in that process,” says Firmex CEO Joel Lessem. “I’m very pleased that we have been honored once again in the Stevie Awards.”
More than 3,700 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories. Stevie Award winners were determined by the average scores of more than 200 executives worldwide who participated in the judging process from May through early August.
Firmex is a repeat winner in the Stevie awards, having won twice in previous years. In 2013, the company won Gold for Customer Service Team of the Year, and in 2014 Firmex won Bronze for Company of the Year in the Computer Software category.
Firmex is a global provider of virtual data rooms and a secure document sharing platform. From its Toronto, Canada office, the company helps run over 10,000 new data rooms a year with more than 100,000 companies worldwide trusting Firmex as their virtual data room provider. Millions of documents are exchanged each year using Firmex, supporting processes that include financial transactions, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, regulatory compliance, litigation, and procurement. For more information, go here.
About the Stevie Awards:
Stevie Awards are conferred in six programs: The International Business Awards, The American Business Awards, the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Honouring 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.