McLean, VA, May 10, 2016 — GTT Communications, Inc. (NYSE: GTT), the leading global cloud networking provider to multinational clients, today announced that it was named the winner of a Gold Stevie® Award in the Company of the Year – Telecommunications category in the 14th Annual American Business Awards.
The American Business Awards are the nation’s premier business awards program. As a gold-level winner, GTT Communications has achieved the highest honor in its category for Company of the Year.
“This accolade is a testament to GTT’s leadership in our industry,” stated Rick Calder, chief executive officer, GTT. “2015 was a particularly noteworthy year for our company, with two key acquisitions that significantly expanded our product set, technical expertise and global infrastructure, enabling us to deliver even greater value to our multinational client base. I would like to thank the Stevie Awards judging panel for recognizing GTT, and our talented team members who made this award win possible.”
More than 250 professionals worldwide participated in the judging process to select this year’s Stevie Award winners from over 3,400 nominations.
“The judges were extremely impressed with the quality of entries we received this year. The competition was intense, and every organization that has won should be proud,” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards.
In addition to its Gold Stevie win, GTT was honored with Stevie Awards in the Fastest Growing Company of the Year and Executive of the Year categories. Details about the American Business Awards and the list of 2016 Stevie winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/ABA.
GTT’s global Tier 1 IP network enables clients to connect to any location in the world and with any application in the cloud. Our cloud networking services provide a better way for multinational clients to reach the cloud. Clients trust us to deliver secure solutions with simplicity, speed and agility. For more information, visit www.gtt.net.
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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 Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. 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 http://www.StevieAwards.com