SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- ClearSlide, the leading platform for Sales, Marketing and Customer Success, was named a finalist in the 10th annual Stevie® Awards for Sales & Customer Service in three categories: Sales Automation Solution (New Version), Sales Representative of the Year, and New Sales Automation Solution. This recognition underscores ClearSlide's commitment to transforming the business of selling.
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 American Business Awards.
The final results will be announced during a gala banquet on Friday, March 4 at the Paris Las Vegas Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. Finalists from the U.S.A. and several other nations are expected to attend.
"The Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service continues to be the fastest-growing of our international awards programs," said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards. "The sheer number of nominations is matched by the increasing quality of those nominations. We congratulate all of this year's Finalists and wish them well in the next phase of judging."
ClearSlide and ClearSlide Mail earned its finalist place in two Sales Automation Solution categories. Sarah Lim was also announced as a finalist for Sales Representative of the Year - Technology Industries, a category that recognizes individual sales representatives for their personal contributions to an organization's sales results. Lim has been a top on the ClearSlide sales team, and a major contributor to ClearSlide's rapid customer and revenue growth.
"Given the impressive competition, it is an honor for ClearSlide to be recognized as a finalist in three categories for this year's Stevie Awards," said ClearSlide CEO Dustin Grosse. "Our entire team has worked tirelessly to innovate and deliver the best products for our thousands of customers around the world. I want to thank Sarah Lim for her personal recognition--she is an inspiration to our entire Sales team."
More than 2,100 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were evaluated in this year's competition, an increase of 11% over 2015. Finalists were determined by the average scores of 115 professionals worldwide, acting as preliminary judges.
Details about the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service and the list of Finalists in all categories are available at www.StevieAwards.com/Sales.
ClearSlide is the Platform for Sales, Marketing and Customer Success that powers valuable, genuine business conversations and enables organizations to achieve better business outcomes. ClearSlide improves customer communications (phone, email, face-to-face) by providing real-time visibility and analytics for sales and marketing leaders. As a result, customers achieve higher seller productivity, increased sales management effectiveness, and stronger customer-facing messaging. Founded in 2009 and headquartered in San Francisco, ClearSlide serves thousands of customers, including Comcast, LinkedIn, Rackspace, SurveyMonkey, Thomson Reuters, and more.
The ClearSlide platform gives sales and marketing leaders ability to interact with insight by seeing the real-time activity of their teams and deep analytics about the types of content that ultimately is most impactful with customers. For sales professionals, ClearSlide allows for easy communication with customers and prospects, whether online or in-person, using ClearSlide's web-based and mobile applications. Please visit https://www.ClearSlide.com/ for more information.
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.