Atlanta-based Allconnect announced today that Executive Vice President of Partner Management and Business Development Kim Shumway was recognized as a silver winner of the 12th Annual Stevier Awards for Women in Business, Female Executive of the Year. This year's Stevie Award winners were announced at an awards dinner in New York City on Friday, November 13.
Shumway received the honor for her work leading the team responsible for the company's revenue sources through new and existing acquisition sources and business partnerships. She oversees business development, sales, client services and marketing for Allconnect's B2B acquisition channels and home service providers across the country. These partnerships include utilities, cable, telecommunications, satellite, security and retail accounts that cover 50 million households and 22 million consumer engagements annually.
"We couldn't be more proud of Kim for this extraordinary achievement," said Sam Howe, Allconnect CEO. "She has built an organization designed to propel growth and helped Allconnect become recognized as a leader in its industry."
The Stevie Awards for Women in Business are produced by the creators of the prestigious American Business Awards and International Business Awards. More than 1,400 entries were submitted this year by organizations and individuals around the world for consideration in more than 90 categories including Executive of the Year, Entrepreneur of the Year, Startup of the Year, Women Helping Women, and Women-Run Workplace of the Year.
Finalists were chosen by more than 120 business professionals worldwide during preliminary judging. Members of five specialized judging committees determined the gold, silver and bronze Stevie Award placements from among the finalists.
Allconnect offers customers a convenient single source to compare and connect integrated media, broadband, home protection, energy and green products. Allconnect's services are available at allconnect.com, through utility and energy companies representing over 50 million households, and via affiliates. Through more than 20 million annual consumer touch points, the company acquires customers, increases revenue and generates higher customer satisfaction for its partners. Allconnect's customer satisfaction ranks in the top 10 percent of companies nationwide based on its American Customer Satisfaction Index score. Founded in 1998, Allconnect is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, with additional offices in Lexington, Kentucky and St. George, Utah. For more information, visit allconnect.com or follow the company on Twitter and Facebook.
About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in six programs: The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service, the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, and the German Stevie Awards. 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.