ORLANDO, Fla. (March 9, 2016) – Wyndham Vacation Ownership (WVO), the world’s largest vacation ownership company and member of the Wyndham Worldwide family of companies (NYSE:WYN), was presented with five awards at the tenth annual Stevie® Awards for Sales & Customer 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.
The Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service are the world’s top sales awards, business development awards, contact center awards, and customer service awards. 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 2,100 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were evaluated in this year’s competition, with WVO earning two (2) golds, one (1) silver and two (2) bronze Stevie Awards.
“We are immensely proud of our award winners for being recognized as the top professionals in our industry,” said Jeff Myers, chief sales and marketing officer of Wyndham Vacation Ownership. “Earning five Stevie Awards is evidence of our company’s outstanding talent and unyielding commitment to success.”
WVO’s 2016 Stevie Awards recipients include:
Gold Stevie Award:
•National Sales Executive Director of the Year - Dana Peterson
•Sales Support Team of the Year - WVO Training Team
Silver Stevie Award:
•Inbound Marketing Program of the Year - Wyndham Rewards Call Transfer Program
Bronze Stevie Award:
•Sales Manager of the Year - Jessica Sutfin
•Back Office Customer Service Team of the Year, Other Service Industries - Wyndham Bonnet Creek Administration Team
Details about the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service and the list of Stevie winners in all categories are available at www.StevieAwards.com/sales.
About Wyndham Vacation Ownership
Wyndham Vacation Ownership, a member of Wyndham Worldwide’s (NYSE: WYN) family of companies, is the world’s largest vacation ownership business, as measured by the number of vacation ownership resorts, individual vacation ownership units and owners of vacation ownership interests. Wyndham Vacation Ownership develops, markets and sells vacation ownership interests and provides consumer financing to owners through its seven primary consumer brands, CLUB WYNDHAM®, WorldMark® by Wyndham, CLUB WYNDHAM ASIA®, WorldMark South Pacific Club by Wyndham, Shell Vacations Club, Margaritaville Vacation Club® by Wyndham and WYNDHAM CLUB BRASILSM. As of December 31, 2014, we have developed or acquired more than 200 vacation ownership resorts in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean and the South Pacific that represent approximately 24,000 individual vacation ownership units and more than 900,000 owners of vacation ownership interests. Wyndham Vacation Ownership is headquartered in Orlando, Fla., and is supported by more than 17,000 associates globally.
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. A seventh program, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, will debut in April 2016. 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.
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Manager, PR & Media Relations
Wyndham Vacation Ownership