Judging of The 2016 American Business Awards was conducted by the members of 11 specialized committees.  Explore the members of those committees here.  Their average scores determined the winners of this year's Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie® Awards.

Annual Reports & Publications Awards Categories: chaired by Justin Bell, CEO, Lion Agency, Miami, Florida

Company / Organization Awards Categories: chaired by Robert Frost, Vice President, Customer Care, Carbonite, Inc., Boston, Massachusetts

Corporate Communications, Investor Relations & Public Relations Awards Categories: chaired by Jock Breitwieser, Director, Corporate Communications, TriNet, San Jose, California

Customer Service Awards & Support Categories: chaired by Steve Fulmer, Senior Vice President of Government Guaranteed Lending, First GREEN Bank, Orlando, Florida

Human Resources Awards Categories: chaired by Narasimhan Srinivasan, Vice President & Head of Human Resources, Tata Consultancy Services, Edison, New Jersey

Live Events Awards Categories: chaired by Staci Johnson, Vice President of Marketing, Roth Staffing Companies, L.P., Orange, California

Management Awards Categories: chaired by Jay Starkman, CEO, Engage PEO, Hollywood, Florida

Marketing Awards Categories: chaired by Gina Ellis-Strother, Director of Marketing, Charleston Country Park & Recreation Committee, Charleston, South Carolina

New Product and Service / Information Technology Awards Categories: chaired by Derek Gerry, Director, Strategic Accounts, C-4 Analytics, Saugus, Massachusetts

Video Awards Categories: Chaired by Jody Brown, Executive Vice President, Public Relations, Corporate Communications, and Congressional Relations, CACI International, Inc., Arlington, Virginia

Website & App Awards Categories: Chaired by Eric Farr, Principal, BrainStorm, Inc., American Fork, Utah