Datalight Wins Silver Stevie Award for Customer Service


Bothell, WA – March 7, 2016 – Datalight, Inc has been awarded a silver Stevie® Award in the Customer Service Department of the Year – Computer Software category in the tenth annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. This achievement builds upon the bronze Award received in the same category in 2015. 

The Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service are the world’s top awards for sales, business development, contact center and customer service. The Stevie Awards organizes several of the world’s leading business awards shows including the prestigious American Business AwardsSM and International Business AwardsSM.

More than 60 members of several specialized judging committees determined the Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie Award placements from among the finalists during final judging earlier this month.

“This is great news for our support team and everyone who pitches in to help our customers be successful,” said Ken Whitaker, vice president of engineering for Datalight. “but even more, it is recognition that customer service at Datalight is more than just lip service.”

The awards were presented to honorees during a gala banquet on Friday, March 4 at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas. More than 500 executives from the U.S.A. and several other nations attended.

“Entries to the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service continue to grow every year, further validating the essential roles that business development, customer service, and sales play in business success,” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards.  “The widespread support of this program made the 2016 competition that much more intense among finalists. The judges were deeply impressed by the winner’s accomplishments and we congratulate all of the winners on their commitment to excellence and innovation.”

In 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. Datalight’s software fulfills critical roles for leading companies in enterprise computing, automotive, industrial automation, aerospace and medical segments.

About Datalight

Datalight, Inc. headquartered just north of Seattle, Wash., develops technologies to enable risk-free mobile data. Datalight software helps leading OEMs build high-performance, reliable devices that get to market quickly. Our product line includes Reliance Nitro, a transactional power failsafe file system; FlashFXe software acceleration for managed flash and FlashFX Tera comprehensive software management for raw flash. Expert engineering consultation and services speed time to market for device manufacturers. When data integrity, time to market and design flexibility matter, the world’s leading device manufacturers invest in solutions from Datalight.  Datalight products have shipped in hundreds of millions of embedded devices in demanding product categories like automotive, medical, retail, industrial automation and military/aerospace.

For more information, visit our website at http://www.datalight.com or call 800.221.6630.

About The Stevie Awards

The Stevie Awards are conferred in six programs: The American Business Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service, and the Asia-Pacific 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, and follow the Stevie Awards on Twitter @TheStevieAwards.

Sponsors and supporters of the ninth annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service include Biz Talk Radio and ValueSelling Associates.