DALLAS, July 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- BenefitMall, the leading provider of employee benefits, human resources and payroll products and services, was presented with two Bronze Stevie® Awards at the 13th Annual American Business Awards.
BenefitMall's CEO Bernard DiFiore received Executive of the Year award in the Financial Services and Insurance category. BenefitMall also won the Website Award in the Insurance category for their HealthcareExchange.com website, an online community powered by BenefitMall that is focused on educating and supporting their partners and small businesses on health care reform.
The American Business Awards are the nation's premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S.A. are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small.
Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word meaning "crowned," the awards were presented to winners during a gala banquet on Monday, June 22 at the Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park Hotel. More than 400 nominees and their guests attended.
More than 3,300 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Executive of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, Marketing Campaign of the Year, and Human Resources Department of the Year. BenefitMall was nominated for Executive of the Year and for the Website Awards.
"We're proud to have been awarded the Bronze Stevie Award in two competitive categories. We pride ourselves on our constant dedication to innovation and improvement in the benefits and payroll industry, and these awards are a great validation," said Bernard DiFiore, CEO of BenefitMall.
More than 200 executives worldwide participated in the judging process to select this year's Stevie Award winners.
"We are extremely impressed with the quality of the entries we received this year. The competition was intense and every organization that won should be proud," said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards. "To those outstanding individuals and organizations that received Gold, Silver, and Bronze Stevie Awards, the judges and I are honored to celebrate your many accomplishments. You are setting a high standard for professionals nationwide."
Details about The American Business Awards as well as a list of the Stevie winners announced on June 22 are available on the Stevie Awards website:
Headquartered in Dallas, BenefitMall partners with a network of 20,000 Brokers and CPAs to deliver employee benefits and payroll services to more than 200,000 small and medium-sized businesses. By combining payroll and benefits, BenefitMall empowers Trusted Advisors to develop the best employee programs while maintaining compliance with government regulations and Health Care Reform.
BenefitMall, the largest national General Agency merged with the second largest privately held payroll company, CompuPay. BenefitMall also operates HealthCareExchange.com, the leading online community for information regarding the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. More information is available at www.benefitmall.com.
About The Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in six programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 10,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 60 nations. 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.
Sponsors and partners of The 2015 American Business Awards include BizTalkRadio, CallidusCloud, Engility, Fareportal, John Hancock, PetRays, and Softpro.