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Protection 1 Named Finalist in 2014 American Business AwardsSM
|By Business Wire
|May 19, 2014 04:08 PM EDT
Protection 1, the largest full service business and home security
company in the U.S., today announced it has been recognized as a
Finalist in four major categories from the American Business Awards.
Following five weeks of preliminary judging, Protection 1 has graduated
from nominee to Finalist in the following categories: Online
Marketing Campaign of the Year, Best Facebook Page, Customer
Service Department of the Year and Company of the Year – Consumer
Products – Non-Durables.
Finalists will ultimately be named a Gold, Silver, or Bronze Stevie®
Award winner at the 2014 American Business Awards ceremony.
“At Protection 1, we know that customer service is the most important
differentiator in our industry,” said Timothy J. Whall, Protection 1
CEO. “All of the strategies that enabled these recognitions have come
from our focus on the objective of providing the best customer
experience. We are very proud to be recognized as a top flight service
provider and are honored to be included in this distinguished group of
The American Business Awards are the nation’s premier business awards
program. All organizations operating in the U.S. are eligible to submit
nominations – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and
The American Business Awards will be presented at two events: the ABA's
traditional banquet on Friday, June 13 in Chicago and the new product &
technology awards event on Friday, September 12 in San Francisco.
Finalists were chosen by more than 150 business professionals nationwide
during preliminary judging in April and May. These specialized judging
committees will determine Stevie Award placements from among the
Finalists during final judging, to take place May 13-22.
“The final judges have a difficult task ahead of them, to rank the
Finalists, because there are so many great nominations this year,” said
Stevie Awards president and founder Michael Gallagher.
For more information, please visit us at www.protection1.com.
About Protection 1:
Protection 1, the largest full service business and home security
company in the U.S., provides installation, maintenance, and monitoring
of single-family home security systems, business security systems and
multifamily security systems. In keeping with the company’s unwavering
focus on customer service, the automated phone attendant has been
removed, allowing customers to interact immediately with customer care
personnel. In addition, Protection 1 has introduced its Tech Tracker
service as well as same-day service in most cases.
Since 2012, the company has been recognized by leading industry
publications SDM Magazine and Security Sales and Integration as Dealer
of the Year and Installer of the Year respectively
for the company’s commitment to its customers, the industry and the
communities it serves.
Protection 1 is the nation's largest provider of wholesale monitoring
services through its CMS division, and the leading provider of
multifamily security systems installation, maintenance and monitoring
through its Network Multifamily division.
Protection 1, which serves more than 1 million customers and employs
over 3,000 people in more than 70 locations across the country, has a
97.3% customer satisfaction rating and an A+ Better Business Bureau
Rating. For more information about Protection 1, visit www.Protection1.com.
About the Stevie® Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in five programs: The American Business
Awards, The International Business Awards, the Asia-Pacific Stevie
Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards
for Sales & Customer Service. A sixth program, the German Stevie Awards,
will debut later this year. 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.
Sponsors and partners of The 2014 American Business Awards include Biz
Talk Radio, CallidusCloud, Citrix Online, Cvent, Engility, John Hancock,
LycaMobile, PetRays, and Softpro.
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