CyraCom, was presented with two Gold Stevie® Awards in the 13thAnnual American Business Awards in Chicago on June 22. The language interpretation company won gold for two categories: Executive of the Year – Business Services and Company of the Year – Business Services. CyraCom also took home a Silver Stevie in the Fastest Growing Company of the Year (Up to 2,500 Employees) category, as well as a Bronze Stevie for Brand Experience of the Year (Business-to-Business), in recognition of its Healthcare Language Services User Summit.
The Executive of the Year award recognizes CyraCom’s Chairman and CEO, Jeremy Woan. Since 2008, Jeremy has transformed CyraCom into one of the fastest-growing private companies in the US, increasing its revenue fivefold and making CyraCom the leading provider of language interpreting services.
“CyraCom is honored by this recognition, and we thank the American Business Awards and the program judges for it. I also thank everybody at CyraCom whose hard work and efforts in recent years has allowed us to achieve such strong growth,” Jeremy said.
The American Business Awards are the nation’s premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S.A. are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small. Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word meaning “crowned,” the awards were presented to winners during a gala banquet on Monday, June 22 at the Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park Hotel. More than 400 nominees and their guests attended.
More than 3,300 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, and more than 200 executives worldwide participated in the judging process to select this year’s Stevie Award winners.
“We are extremely impressed with the quality of the entries we received this year. The competition was intense and every organization that won should be proud,” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards. “To those outstanding individuals and organizations that received Gold, Silver, and Bronze Stevie Awards, the judges and I are honored to celebrate your many accomplishments. You are setting a high standard for professionals nationwide.”
CyraCom International, Inc., a Delaware corporation, is the leading provider of language interpreting services. Whether in-person or via phone, video, mobile app, or written text, CyraCom bridges communication gaps for organizations that need rapid access to language assistance. The Company supports hundreds of languages and operates 24/7. CyraCom impacts the lives of millions by connecting those with limited English proficiency to essential services in a language of their choice.
In business for 20 years, CyraCom supports over 3,000 clients in the US, Canada, and the UK, including many Fortune 500 organizations. CyraCom’s revenue has increased by five times since 2007. The growth over that time period has resulted in a total of eight Inc. 5000 placements – an exceptional feat in the language service industry.
About The Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in six 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, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 10,000 entries 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 http://www.StevieAwards.com.
Sponsors and partners of The 2015 American Business Awards include BizTalkRadio, CallidusCloud, Engility, Fareportal, John Hancock, PetRays, and Softpro.