LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – February 25, 2017 – Brian Chia, Director of Client Services at EventBooking, has won a Silver Stevie® Award in the Young Customer Service Professional of the Year category in the 11th annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service.
The Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service are the world’s top honors for customer service, contact center, business development and sales professionals. The Stevie Awards organizes several of the world’s leading business awards programs including the prestigious American Business AwardsSM and International Business AwardsSM.
The awards were presented during a gala banquet on Friday, February 24 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada. More than 650 executives from around the world attended. Specialized judging committees determined the Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie Award placements from among the Finalists during final judging earlier this month.
Upon receiving the award, Brian attributed the success to a team effort, stating, “I’m truly honored. Thank you to everyone else for all the work that went into this [nomination]. Of course, I must give credit to our awesome Client Success team and to the entire EventBooking team for making this possible.”
Brian graduated from Vanderbilt University and joined the EventBooking Client Success team in 2011, answering phone calls and providing technical assistance to customers. As EventBooking software evolved and its’ client base rapidly expanded, Brian emerged as a natural leader of client service efforts. He soon began traveling to venues in person to perform more in-depth assistance and training. His dedication to personalized customer support has taken him from London, to Istanbul, to Barcelona. He is now the Director of Client Services and leads the EventBooking Client Success team, which serves over 700 venues internationally and over 10,000 individual users.
“The Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service continues to be among the most competitive and fastest-growing of our awards programs,” said Michael Gallagher, founder and president of the Stevie Awards. “The growth of the program illustrates the importance of the functions highlighted – sales, business development and customer service – to successful enterprises of all types, and how integral recognition in these domains are to building and maintaining corporate reputations.”
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.
EventBooking is a Software as a Service (SaaS) company that specializes in online booking and venue management for arenas, stadiums, convention centers, and performing arts centers. EventBooking takes pride in their clients, who oversee the many moving parts that make a concert, conference, or sporting event possible. 86% of all NBA venues and 80% of all NHL venues use EventBooking software. EventBooking serves a total of 700 venues worldwide with a reported 99% customer satisfaction rating.
About The Stevie Awards
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 www.StevieAwards.com.
Sponsors and supporters of the 11th annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service include Sales Partnerships, Inc. and ValueSelling Associates, Inc.