Women Around the World Recognized at Event in New York City
WILMINGTON, DE – November 19, 2014 – SevOne announced today Tanya Bakalov, Senior Vice President of Operations for SevOne was named the winner of a Silver Stevie® Award in the Female Executive of the Year category in the 11th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business. Additionally, SevOne’s Chief Legal Officer, Diane Pyron was the winner of a Bronze Stevie Award in the same category.
The Stevie Awards for Women in Business are the world’s top honors for female entrepreneurs, executives, employees and the organizations they run. All individuals and organizations worldwide are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small. The 2014 awards received entries from 22 nations and territories.
Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word for “crowned,” the awards were presented to winners last night during a dinner event attended by more than 400 people at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City.
More than 1,200 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in more than 90 categories, including Entrepreneur of the Year, Executive of the Year, Company of the Year, Mentor of the Year, Women Helping Women, and Communications Campaign of the Year, among others.
“Ms. Bakalov and Ms. Pyron have been instrumental in SevOne’s success,” noted SevOne CEO, Jack Sweeney. “I am thrilled to be able to work alongside not one but two Stevie Award Winners for Female Executive of the year.”
Stevie Award winners were selected by more than 160 executives worldwide who participated in the judging process this year.
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. 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.