Orlando, FL (June 29, 2015) — Marriott Vacation Club, a global leader in vacation ownership, was honored with a Grand Stevie® Award as part of an elite group of nine other global companies for a total number of 10 awards won at the Ninth Annual Stevie Awards for Sales and Customer Service gala ceremony in Las Vegas.
Marriott Vacation Club was distinguished with three Gold Stevie Awards for Sales Operations Team of the Year, Sales Training or Coaching Program of the Year and Customer Service Department of the Year – Leisure & Tourism in addition to the 2015 People’s Choice Award for Favorite Customer Service. Additionally, Marriott Vacation Club received Silver Stevie Awards for Global Sales Team of the Year and Contact Center of the Year and Bronze Stevie Awards for National Sales Team of the Year, Sales Support Team of the Year and Sales Department of the Year.
“What a great recognition for all the hard work our teams have put in to achieve significant results as a business over the past year. Our Sales Operations and Global Owner Services teams are truly setting the highest standards and it makes me exceptionally proud,” said Brian Miller, executive vice-president and chief sales and marketing officer of Marriott Vacations Worldwide. “These awards affirm our commitment to putting our associates and customers first and developing and implementing the best training, support and service programs.”
The Stevie Awards for Sales and Customer Service are recognized as the world’s top sales awards and customer service awards. More than 1,900 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories. Stevie Award winners were selected by 139 professionals worldwide who acted as preliminary judges.
About Marriott Vacation Club
Marriott Vacation Club is a global leader in vacation ownership with a diverse portfolio of 54 resorts and more than 12,100 timeshare villas throughout the U.S., Caribbean, Europe and Asia. Marriott Vacation Club is an upscale vacation ownership program that provides Owners and their families with the flexibility to enjoy high-quality vacation experiences. The brand has grown to over 409,000 Owners since 1984. For more information, please visit www.marriottvacationclub.com. For nightly rentals, visit www.marriott.com. Follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/MarriottVacClub and find us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/marriottvacationclub.
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About the Stevie Awards
The Stevie Awards are conferred in six programs: The American Business Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service, and the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards. 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, and follow the Stevie Awards on Twitter @TheStevieAwards.
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