Datalight Named a Finalist for 2015 Stevie Awards
Bothell, WA – January 22, 2015 – Datalight, Inc was named a finalist today in the Customer Service Department of the Year – Computer Software category in the ninth annual Stevie® Awards for Sales & Customer Service, and will ultimately be a Gold, Silver, or Bronze Stevie Award winner in the program.
The awards are presented by the Stevie Awards, which organizes several of the world's leading business awards shows including the prestigious International Business Awards and the new German Stevie Awards.
The final results will be announced during a gala banquet on Friday, February 27th at the Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. Finalists from the U.S.A. and several other nations are expected to attend.
More than 1,900 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were evaluated in this year's competition, an increase of 27% over 2014. Finalists were determined by the average scores of 139 professionals worldwide, acting as preliminary judges. Entries were considered in 54 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.
In its more than 30 years of providing software and services for the embedded systems marketplace, Datalight has earned a reputation for exceeding customer expectations for responsive and accountable support. With a customer list that reads like a who's who of embedded systems, the products that include Datalight software fulfill critical roles in enterprise computing, automotive, industrial automation, aerospace and medical segments.
"Customers initially come to Datalight for the capabilities of our products but they come back for project after project because quality of our support," said Ken Whitaker, vice president of engineering for Datalight. "I often receive unsolicited praise for our team from customers and I'm thrilled to receive independent recognition from the Stevie Awards judges as well."
More than 100 members of several specialized judging committees will determine the Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie Award placements from among the finalists during final judging, to take place January 26 - February 4.
Datalight, Inc. headquartered just north of Seattle, Wash., develops technologies to enable risk- free mobile data. Datalight file system and device driver software ensures reliability, performance and flexibility, and is used worldwide on many of today's most well-known devices. For more information, visit our embedded Android solutions page at http://www.datalight.com/solutions/operating-systems/android or call 800.221.6630.