SmartLinx Solutions won a Bronze Stevie® Award in the Innovation in Customer Service – Computer Industries category in late February in the 11th annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service competition.

It won in the subcategory of Total Customer Service Modernization. It was the second year SmartLinx has won a Stevie, which honors exceptional customer service, contact center, business development and sales professionals. More than 2,300 total nominations were submitted.

The awards were presented during a banquet on Feb. 24 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. More than 650 executives from around the world attended.

“The Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service continues to be among the most competitive and fastest-growing of our awards programs,” said Michael Gallagher, founder and president of the Stevie Awards. “The growth of the program illustrates the importance of the functions highlighted – sales, business development and customer service – to successful enterprises of all types, and how integral recognition in these domains are to building and maintaining corporate reputations.”