NEW YORK, Oct. 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- EvolveMKD was named a Finalist in five separate categories in the 13th annual Stevie® Awards for Women in Business, and will ultimately be a Gold, Silver, or Bronze Stevie Award winner for each category in the program.
The Stevie Awards for Women in Business honor women executives, entrepreneurs, employees, and the companies they run – worldwide. The Stevie Awards have been hailed as the world's premier business awards.
Gold, Silver, and Bronze Stevie Award winners will be announced during an event at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York on Friday November 18. Nominated women executives and entrepreneurs from the U.S.A and several other countries are expected to attend. The event will be broadcast on Livestream and the pre-show from the red carpet will be streamed on the Stevie Awards' Facebook feed.
Evolve earned the finalist distinction in five categories: Women-Run Workplace of the Year (more than 10 employees), Startup of the Year (Business Services Industries), Company of the Year (Business Services – more than 10 employees), and Communications or PR Campaign of the Year (Marketing, Consumer Products) for its client, Cellfina. Evolve CEO Megan Driscoll was also nominated Female Entrepreneur of the Year (business services – 11 to 2,500 employees).
Evolve is among more than 1,500 entries submitted this year for consideration in more than 90 categories. Finalists were chosen by more than 110 business professionals worldwide during preliminary judging. Members of five final judging committees will determine the Gold, Silver, and Bronze Stevie Award placements from among the Finalists during final judging October 17-26.
"These award nominations come just as we celebrate our two-year anniversary," said Megan Driscoll, CEO, and founder of Evolve. "These nominations are the result of a lot of hard work by our talented team. We're all very excited."
When Evolve opened its doors in September 2014, the agency had four employees and three clients and was operating out of Driscoll's apartment. Thanks to its multi-talented team of expert communicators, the agency currently maintains an all-female staff of 20 serving 20 innovative clients in the health and beauty industry from its 5,000-square-foot custom designed space in New York's Chelsea neighborhood.
Details about the Stevie Awards for Women in Business and the list of Finalists in all categories are available at www.StevieAwards.com/Women.
EvolveMKD is a New York-based marketing and communications agency. The company is comprised of seasoned pros who came from agencies in search of mentorship, transparency, collaboration and workplace flexibility. The EvolveMKD philosophy is simple: We believe in our clients, their products, and more importantly, we care about health and beauty from the inside out. Learn more at www.evolvemkd.com.
About The Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in seven programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, 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.
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