MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc. is one of the winners of the 2016 AT&T Supplier Award because of its support of AT&T*.
"AT&T wants to connect people with their world, everywhere they live, work, and play, and do it better than anyone else," said Susan A. Johnson, senior vice president, global supply chain at AT&T. "Suppliers like Sedgwick are helping us realize this mission by innovating with us to better serve our customers and improve our cost structure. Sedgwick is one of the eight companies to receive the 2016 AT&T Supplier Award for their superior work in the areas of customer service, cost reduction, performance improvement, teamwork, diversity supplier spend and supplier sustainability."
"It is a great honor for Sedgwick to receive the 2016 AT&T Supplier Award," said Robert Peterson, division president, national accounts at Sedgwick. "For 17 years, we have served as AT&T's provider of short- and long-term disability benefits, job accommodations and appeals services, general and auto liability, and workers' compensation claims administration.
"Sedgwick is proud to be a three-time recipient of this prestigious award," Peterson said. "We believe that every year brings new opportunities to improve customer service and meet the changing needs of this dynamic employer and iconic brand. Both AT&T and Sedgwick are committed to achieving excellence for the consumers we serve, and this common philosophy is what shapes a great program."
*AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.
Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc., is a leading global provider of technology-enabled risk and benefits solutions. At Sedgwick, caring countsSM; the company takes care of people and organizations by delivering cost-effective claims, productivity, managed care, risk consulting and other services through the dedication and expertise of more than 13,000 colleagues in some 275 offices located in the U.S., Canada, U.K. and Ireland. Sedgwick facilitates financial and personal health and helps customers and consumers navigate complexity by designing and implementing customized programs based on proven practices and advanced technology that exceed expectations. Sedgwick's majority shareholder is KKR; Stone Point Capital LLC and other management investors are minority shareholders. For more, see www.sedgwick.com.
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