EBI Wins in 2019 Stevie® Awards for Sales & Customer Service

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – February 25, 2019 – Employment Background Investigations, Inc. was presented with a Gold Stevie® Award in both the Sales Support Team of the Year, and Business Development Achievement of the Year categories in the 13th annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service on Friday, February 22 in Las Vegas. EBI was also awarded Bronze for Best Customer Satisfaction Strategy of the Year.

The Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service are the world’s top honors for customer service, contact center, business development, and sales professionals. The Stevie Awards organization stages seven of the world’s leading business awards programs, including the prestigious American Business Awards®  and International Business Awards®.

The awards were presented to honorees during a gala banquet on Friday, February 22 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, NV. More than 700 executives from the U.S.A. and several other nations attended.

Over 2,700 nominations from organizations in 45 nations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were evaluated in this year’s competition. Winners were determined by the average scores of more than 150 professionals worldwide in seven specialized judging committees. Entries were considered in 93 categories for customer service and contact center achievements, including Contact Center of the Year, Award for Innovation in Customer Service, and Customer Service Department of the Year; 60 categories for sales and business development achievements, ranging from Senior Sales Executive of the Year to Sales Training or Business Development Executive of the Year to Sales Department of the Year; and categories to recognize new products and services and solution providers.

Richard Kurland, CEO of EBI, said, "We’re honored to receive Stevie Awards in three categories related to Sales and Customer Service Excellence. We are committed to providing the best background screening solutions in the industry, and these awards reinforce that commitment. Our continued focus on the customer experience, along with our continual audit program, ensure the best quality in the industry.  Seamless integrations with industry leading partners' ecosystems help deliver best-in-class workflows that improve efficiency for clients, and result in the EBI WOW Experience."

EBI offers background screening solutions for companies of all sizes, making every aspect of recruiting easier for clients and their applicants. All of EBI’s solutions are built with timeliness, accuracy, security and compliance in mind, resulting in the most reliable background screening solutions in the industry.

“All of the Stevie Award winners should be very proud of their achievements.  Independent professionals around the world have agreed that their accomplishments are worthy of public recognition,” said Stevie Awards President and founder, Michael Gallagher.

Details about the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service and the list of Stevie winners in all categories are available at www.StevieAwards.com/sales.

About Employment Background Investigations, Inc.

Employment Background Investigations, Inc. (EBI) is one of the largest privately held screening firms in the country, providing background screening, drug testing, occupational health and Form I-9 services for employment, contract and volunteer positions for thousands of clients around the world. Founded in 1994, EBI is an Inc. 5000 award winner, and is the only company in the industry to be named to the Baker’s Dozen List 12 times, winning 2018’s #1 Best Overall Background Screener, #1 Best Quality of Service, and #1 Breadth of Service Offering. EBI has also been named to Workforce Magazine’s Hot List 12 years in a row. EBI is a founding member of the National Association of Professional Background Screeners and is one of the very few to also hold an ISO 27001:2013 certification for Information Security and an ISO 9001:2015 Certification for Quality Management. For more information visit www.ebiinc.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 Great Employers, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business 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 www.StevieAwards.com.

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