LITTLE ROCK, Ark.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Windstream Enterprise (WE), a leading managed communications service provider, today announced its WE will Commitment was named the winner of the Gold Stevie® Award in the “Telecommunications – Service” category at the 20th Annual American Business Awards®. This is the fourth year in a row that Windstream Enterprise solutions have been recognized by the American Business Awards, demonstrating a strong and consistent track record of success with the company’s product and service innovation.
Winning this respected award highlights the unique impact of the company’s WE will Commitment, a promise to deliver connectivity, security and collaboration solutions that meet the demands of modern-day enterprises with an unrivaled experience in the industry. Comprised of five industry-leading solution guarantees, the WE will Commitment ensures OfficeSuite UC® and SD-Wan customers receive 100% uptime and complete satisfaction, with the option to simply walk away with no obligations or termination fees if expectations are otherwise not met. Furthermore, Windstream Enterprise will lock in rates for the life of a contract and will provide automatic upgrades to the next generation of technology at no additional cost.
The judges who selected Windstream Enterprise for the Gold Stevie commented that, “By helping customers cost-effectively future-proof their business, and guaranteeing them full connectivity to support the remote working and digital customer journeys on which they rely more heavily today than ever, the We will Commitment [helps customers succeed],” and that these first-in-the-industry service guarantees are a “differentiated and unique offering that will take competitors a long time to catch up.”
In addition to the Gold Stevie, the American Business Awards named OfficeSuite Live from Windstream Enterprise a winner of the 2022 People's Choice Stevie® Awards for Favorite New Product. These two accolades come on the heels of several other recent industry rankings by analysts, experts and customers. Most recently, Windstream Enterprise has been named to the Frost & Sullivan UCaaS Frost Radar™ Report and Managed SD-WAN Services Frost Radar ™ Report, along Gartner’s 2021 Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications as a Service, Worldwide Report for its flagship UCaaS product, OfficeSuite UC®.
“The WE will Commitment is more than a mission statement or tag line. It is our North Star, guiding our priorities and how we execute our business,” said Mike Flannery, chief marketing officer, Windstream Enterprise. “Now, industry observers like the American Business Awards and other analysts are recognizing how our service guarantees have changed the managed services market. While this is gratifying, we won’t rest. Windstream Enterprise is continuing to innovate to ensure customers have the most comprehensive suite of connectivity, security and collaboration solutions—all backed by unrivaled customer support.”
More than 3,700 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories. The American Business Awards are the U.S.A.’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.
Details about The American Business Awards and the list of 2022 Stevie Award winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/ABA.
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