|By Marketwired .||
|June 19, 2014 09:30 AM EDT||
BEVERLY, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/19/14 -- Electric Insurance Company was presented with a Gold Stevie® Award in the Support Team of the Year category in The 12th Annual American Business Awards in Chicago on Friday, June 13, 2014.
The company was also presented with a Silver Stevie® Award in the Customer Service Department of the Year category for its Claims Department. This marks the sixth consecutive year Electric Insurance has been as a gold winner or finalist in Customer Service categories, confirming its commitment to serving its customers and Independent Agents.
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.
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 Most Innovative Company of the Year, Management Team of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, Corporate Social Responsibility Program of the Year, and Executive of the Year.
"We are honored to win the Gold Stevie® for Support Team of the Year for our work with Independent Agents and Silver Stevie® for our claims Customer Service Department of the Year from the 2014 American Business Awards," says Mike Mucher, Vice President of Sales and Marketing. "Winning the Stevie® award for the sixth consecutive year is great external validation of our ongoing commitment to customer service. Our people are what make Electric Insurance stand out from other insurers, and I am happy to see their hard work get recognized."
Stevie Award winners were selected by more than 240 executives worldwide who participated in the judging process this year. Details about The American Business Awards and the lists of Stevie winners who were announced on June 13 are available at www.StevieAwards.com/ABA.
About Electric Insurance Company
Electric Insurance Company is a national, leading provider of personal and commercial lines insurance products. Established in 1966 to specifically serve GE employees, Electric Insurance now extends its superior personal lines products and outstanding service to discerning consumers inside and outside of the GE community. Electric Insurance Company -- with a credit rating of "A" from A.M. Best -- offers its auto, homeowners, condo, tenants, and umbrella insurance through the Web, select independent agents, or by calling 800.227.2757.
About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in five programs: The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. A sixth program, the German Stevie Awards, will debut later this year. 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.