LEHI, Utah, March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Vivint Solar, Inc. (NYSE: VSLR), a leading full-service residential solar provider, announced today it was awarded with nine Stevie Awards at the 13th annual Stevie® Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Recognized across multiple categories for exceptional sales and customer support, the awards span Vivint Solar's entire sales organization, from executive and representative levels, to customer service and support, training and recruiting.
The Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service are the world's top honors for customer service, contact center, business development, and sales professionals. The awards were presented to honorees during a gala banquet on Friday, February 22nd at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. More than 700 executives from the U.S.A. and several other nations attended.
Over 2,700 nominations from organizations in 45 nations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were evaluated in this year's competition. Winners were determined based on the average scores of more than 150 professionals worldwide in seven specialized judging committees.
"Engaging homeowners to think differently about solar energy is the lifeblood of our company," said Vivint Solar CEO David Bywater. "Their experience with Vivint Solar when choosing to make the switch to solar for their homes is a top priority for us and one we pride ourselves in getting right–and this starts with having exemplary people on our team. We are honored to see our team recognized for all of its hard work and attribute their efforts to the tremendous growth and traction in the market we have seen over the last several years."
Vivint Solar Silver award recipients include: Paul Dickson, National Sales Executive of the Year; Conway West, Back-Office Customer Service Professional of the Year; and, "The Combine" created and lead by Jason Deelstra, for Sales Recruitment Initiative of the Year.
Vivint's Bronze award winners include: Chance Allred, Senior Sales Executive of the Year; Dave Madsen, Sales Representative of the Year - All Other Industries; Vivint's Sales Operations for Sales Support Team of the Year - Other Service Industries; Colt Reid and Donovan Bunker for "NEO," Best Use of Technology in Sales; Vivint's sales marketing organization, led by Jason Deelstra, for Sales Support Team of the Year - Other Service Industries; and, "The Combine," Sales Training or Coaching Program of the Year - Other Service Industries.
"All Stevie Award winners should be very proud of their achievements. Independent professionals around the world have agreed their accomplishments are worthy of public recognition," said Stevie Awards president and founder, Michael Gallagher.
The Stevie Awards organization stages seven of the world's leading business awards programs, including the prestigious American Business Awards® and International Business Awards®. 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 Vivint Solar Vivint Solar is a leading full-service residential solar provider in the United States. With Vivint Solar, customers can power their homes with clean, renewable energy and typically achieve significant financial savings over time. Vivint Solar designs and installs solar energy systems for its customers and offers monitoring and maintenance services. In addition to being able to purchase a solar energy system outright, customers may benefit from Vivint Solar's affordable, flexible financing options, including power purchase agreements, or lease agreements, where available. Vivint Solar also offers solar plus storage systems with LG home batteries. For more information, visit www.vivintsolar.com or follow @VivintSolar on Twitter.
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 12,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 70 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 www.StevieAwards.com.