NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AlbertTM (AIM: ALB.L), the first-ever fully autonomous artificial intelligence marketing technology, was named the winner of three prestigious Stevie® Awards in The 14th Annual International Business Awards. The company was honored with two Gold Awards for “Best New Product of the Year” (Software, Marketing/Public Relations Solution) and for CMO Amy Inlow, who was named “Executive of the Year” in Advertising, Marketing & Public Relations. CEO Or Shani was additionally recognized for innovation, earning a Bronze Award for “Innovator of the Year”.
Stevie® Award winners were chosen from among more than 3,900 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry, with winners determined by the average scores of more than 200 executives worldwide who participated on 12 juries.
Judges enthusiastically praised Albert’s technology, along with the leaders guiding the company’s ongoing innovation and growth. In recognizing the product, judges singled Albert out for being an “amazing product” that “will undoubtedly provide the paradigm for Marketing and PR solutions for the future.” Shani was lauded as “not only a CEO but also the innovator in the company,” while Inlow was credited with creating “a new sector in the advertising industry” and “spearheading the AI industry”.
“The IBA judges from across the world were highly impressed with the nominations they reviewed this year. With the level of achievement documented in the nominations from 60 nations, the Stevie Awards are proud to honor organizations that demonstrate a high level of achievement in a variety of industries” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards. “We look forward to sharing many of these stories with people around the world over the coming months, through the Stevie Awards blog and social media channels, with the hope to inspire others to high achievement.”
“We are honored to be recognized by the prestigious International Business Awards,” said CEO Or Shani. “Albert is a labor of love for our team—an innovative, transformative product we spent years bringing to market. Having our CMO recognized as ‘Executive of the Year’ is especially meaningful, considering that our product is built for marketers by marketers. She’s both our target audience and our most vocal fan.”
Albert stands out as a groundbreaking innovation in the marketing technology space for his ability to perform holistic, cross-channel digital marketing campaigns completely autonomously. He does it with precision and efficiency—and at unprecedented scale. The technology is already being used to produce remarkable results for leading enterprise brands such as Harley-Davison, Dole Asia, and Cosabella, exponentially increasing their ROI and sales.
The International Business Awards are the world’s premier business awards program. All individuals and organizations worldwide – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small - are eligible to submit nominations. The 2017 IBAs received entries from more than 60 nations and territories.
Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word for “crowned,” the awards will be presented to winners at a gala awards banquet at the W Hotel in Barcelona, Spain on 21 October.
Albert (AIM: ALB.L) is the first-ever fully autonomous artificial intelligence marketing platform, driving digital marketing campaigns from start to finish for some of the world’s leading brands. Albert’s mission is to liberate businesses from the complexities of digital marketing—not just by replicating their existing efforts, but by executing them at a pace and scale not previously possible. He serves as a highly intelligent and sophisticated member of brands’ marketing teams, wading through mass amounts of data, converting this data into insights, and autonomously acting on these insights, across channels, devices and formats, in real time. This eliminates the manual and time-consuming tasks that currently limit the effectiveness and results of modern digital advertising and marketing. Brands such as Harley Davidson, EVISU, Cosabella, and Dole Asia credit Albert with significantly increased sales, an accelerated path to revenue, the ability to make more informed investment decisions, and reduced operational costs. Visit meet.albert.ai.
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 nominations 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.