ORLANDO, FL (March 22,2011) — Marriott Vacation Club was recently presented with two prestigious Stevie Awards in recognition of its outstanding sales and customer service teams at the fifth annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service.
Marriott Vacation Club’s Global Owner Services was named winner of the People’s Choice Stevie Award for “Favorite Customer Service” in the Leisure and Tourism category — with over 177,000 votes cast by the general public — while the brand’s sales team was named “Sales Department of the Year” in the Hospitality and Tourism category.
“Being recognized for our outstanding customer service and our industry leading sales force is a great honor and a wonderful testament to the passion, hard work and commitment our teams put forth every day to serve our Owners and guests,” said Brian Miller, senior vice president of sales, marketing and service operations for Marriott Vacation Club International.
Marriott Vacation Club was also a finalist in five additional categories including:
- Customer Service Department of the Year – Leisure & Tourism
- Contact Center of the Year (Over 100 Seats)
- Global Sales Team of the Year
- National Sales Team of the Year
- Sales Training or Coaching Program of the Year
The awards were presented by the Stevie Awards, which organizes several of the world’s leading business awards including the prestigious American Business Awards. The trophies were presented on February 21 at the Eden Roc Renaissance Hotel in Miami Beach.
In previous years, Marriott Vacation Club has received Stevie Awards for “Best Sales Organization,” “Best Customer Service Organization” and “Contact Center of the Year.”
About The Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in four programs: The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Visit www.stevieawards.com
About Marriott Vacation Club
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