Management Awards Winners

  

2014 Management Awards Category Stevie® Award Winners

The following nominees were named Stevie Award winners in The 2014 International Business Awards. The awards were presented during a gala banquet in Paris, France on 10 October.

Executive of the Year - Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Edelman Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia: Stephen Lock, Edelman, Chief Executive Officer Indonesia & Head of Public Affairs, South East Asia
SILVER STEVIE WINNERS:
Hanaroadcom, Seoul, South Korea: Jung Hieh Shon, President
MWW, East Rutherford, NJ USA: Michael W. Kempner, President, Founder & CEO
BRONZE STEVIE WINNER:
Elevate My Brand, Inc., Studio City, CA USA: Laurel Mintz, CEO

Executive of the Year - Banking
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Doha Bank, Doha, State Of Qatar: Dr. R. Seetharaman, Group Chief Executive Officer
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
Union National Bank, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Mohammad Nasr Abdeen, CEO

Executive of the Year - Business Services
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Oxford City Football Club, Lake Worth, FL USA: Thomas Anthony Guerriero, CEO
SILVER STEVIE WINNERS:
Accenture, Chicago, IL USA: Teresa Poggenpohl, Managing Director, Global Image
Freelancer.com, Sydney, NSW Australia: Matt Barrie, CEO
One Legacy Pty Ltd, Helensvale, QLD Australia: Chandra Clements, Managing Director
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
Competence Call Center, Vienna, Austria: Ulf Herbrechter, COO
M-CAT Enterprises, LLC, Austin, TX USA: Anyck Turgeon, Founding CEO
Nepean Regional Security Pty Ltd., Emu Plains, NSW Australia: Gina Field, Managing Director

Executive of the Year - Computer Hardware and Electronics
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Sony, Tokyo, Japan Sony, Tokyo, Japan: Kauzo Hirai, CEO
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
AMD, Sunnyvale, CA USA: John Byrne, Senior Vice President and Chief Sales Officer

Executive of the Year - Computer Services
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Quality Systems, Inc., Irvine, CA USA: Quality Systems’ President/CEO Steven T. Plochocki: Automating Healthcare for the Modern Era

Executive of the Year - Computer Software
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
CallidusCloud, Pleasanton, CA USA: Leslie Stretch, CEO
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
Quality Systems, Inc., Irvine, CA USA: Quality Systems’ President/CEO Steven T. Plochocki: Automating Healthcare for the Modern Era
BRONZE STEVIE WINNER:
Ve Interactive, London, United Kingdom: David J. Brown, Co-Founder & CEO

Executive of the Year - Consumer Products and Food & Beverage
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Ramsden International, Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire, United Kingdom: Sean Ramsden, Chief Executive
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
iFinance Canada, Toronto, ON Canada: Ann Kaplan, President and CEO

Executive of the Year - Diversified Services
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Maras Group, Adelaide, SA Australia: Steve Maras, CEO of Maras Group and Leader of Mainstreets and Urban Renewal
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
Oxford City Football Club, Lake Worth, FL USA: Thomas Anthony Guerriero, CEO
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
Clean Contents Movement, Seoul, South Korea: Jong Bae Ahn , President
Octavian Security, Nottingham, United Kingdom: Sukhi Ghuman, CEO
PJ Lhuillier Group of Companies, Makati, Philippines: Jean Henri Lhuillier, President and CEO

Executive of the Year – Energy
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
KEPCO Nuclear Fuel Company (KNF), Daejeon, South Korea: Jae Hee Lee, President & CEO
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
Kosovo Energy, Istanbul Turkey and Kosovo: Mesut Serdat Dinç: KEDS Champion

Executive of the Year - Financial Services
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
iFinance Canada, Toronto, ON Canada: Ann Kaplan, President and CEO
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
PJ Lhuillier Group of Companies, Makati, Philippines: Jean Henri Lhuillier, President and CEO
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
iFinance Canada, Toronto, ON Canada: Murtuza Poonawala, Controller
PrimeRevenue, Inc., Melbourne, Australia: Eugene Buckley, Vice President & General Manager, Asia-Pacific

Executive of the Year - Health Products & Services
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
KPJ Healthcare, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: Tuan Haji Amiruddin Abdul Satar, Managing Director, CEO and President
SILVER STEVIE WINNERS:
ANA Clinic - Kangnam Branch, Seoul, South Korea: Sang Jun Lee, President
Quality Systems, Inc., Irvine, CA USA: Quality Systems President/CEO Steven T. Plochocki: Automating Healthcare for the Modern Era
Seegene, Inc, Seoul, South Korea: Jong Yoon Chun, CEO
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
GuideWell Connect, Jacksonville, FL USA: Jackie Coffey, VP Telemarketing
Nu Skin Enterprises (China, Hong Kong,Taiwan): NU SKIN Greater China: Charlene Chiang, RVP, Opportunities cum President, Taiwan, NU SKIN Greater China
USANA Health Sciences, Salt Lake City, UT USA: Dave Wentz, Chief Executive Officer

Executive of the Year - Hospitality & Leisure
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
M Hotel, Seoul, South Korea: Sung Duk Oh, CEO
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
Oxford City Football Club, Lake Worth, FL USA: Thomas Anthony Guerriero, CEO
BRONZE STEVIE WINNER:
Creative Lodging Solutions, Lexington, KY USA: Michael Tetterton, President/CEO

Executive of the Year - Insurance
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
PJ Lhuillier Group of Companies, Makati, Philippines: Jean Henri Lhuillier, President and CEO
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
SquareTrade, San Francisco, CA USA: Kevin Gillan Leads SquareTrade's European Expansion

Executive of the Year - Internet/New Media
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
TripAdvisor, Ottawa, Canada: Luc Levesque, VP
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
Designated Editor, Newport, RI USA: Suzanne McDonald, Founder/CEO
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
Freelancer.com, Sydney, Australia: Matt Barrie, CEO

Executive of the Year – Manufacturing
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Australian Innovative Systems Pty Ltd (AIS) Company, Brisbane, Australia: Elena Gosse, CEO
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
Egyptian Steel, Cairo, Egypt: Ahmed Abou Hashima, CEO/Chairman
BRONZE STEVIE WINNER:
Unicharm, Mita Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan: Takahisa Takahara, CEO

Executive of the Year - Media & Entertainment
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Oxford City Football Club, Lake Worth, FL USA: Thomas Anthony Guerriero, CEO
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
Bumwoosa, Paju City, Kyunggi-Do, South Korea: Hyung Doo Yoon, Chairman

Executive of the Year - Non-Profit or Government Organizations
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Hanwoo Board, Seoul, South Korea: Sung Ki Kang, Chairman
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
Maras Group, Adelaide, SA Australia: Living Without Limits Foundation: Phillip de Pinto, Executive Chairman and Co-Founder
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
Korea National Assembly, Seoul, South Korea: Woong Rae Noh, Congressman
Ministry of Culture, Youth and Comunity Development, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Afra Al Sabri, General Director
Police Attaché Office, UAE Embassy, Washington, DC USA: Captain Abdulaziz Alshareef, Police Attaché

Executive of the Year - Real Estate
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Maras Group, Adelaide, SA Australia: Steve Maras, CEO and Managing Director
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
Renters Warehouse, Minnetonka, MN USA: Brenton Hayden, CEO and Founder
BRONZE STEVIE WINNER:
Theresa Bradley-Banta Real Estate Consultancy Denver, CO, USA Theresa Bradley-Banta, Founder and CEO

Executive of the Year – Telecommunications
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
BlackBerry, Waterloo, ON Canada: John Chen, CEO
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
Globe Telecom, Manila, Philippines: Ernest Cu, President & CEO
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
Etisalat, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Saleh Al Abdooli, CEO, Etisalat UAE
Ooredoo Group, Doha, Qatar: Dr. Naser Marafih, CEO

Executive of the Year - Transportation
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
DHL Express Egypt, Cairo, Egypt: Amr Tantawy, General Manager

Chairman of the Year
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Ryan, LLC, Dallas, TX USA: G. Brint Ryan, Founder, Chairman and CEO
SILVER STEVIE WINNERS:
Maras Group, Adelaide, SA Australia: Living Without Limits Foundation: Phillip de Pinto, Chairman and Co-Founder
Maras Group, Adelaide, SA Australia: Theo Maras, AM OLJ JP, Chairman and Founder
Sorizava Company, Seoul, South Korea: Sorizava Company, Mun Hak An, President
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
BHG Group, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: Dato Seri Dr Edmund Goh
Dollarama, Inc. Montreal, Quebec, Canada: Larry Rossy, Chairman & CEO
The General Directorate of Residence and Foreigners Affairs, Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates: Major Ali Abdullah, Director of Bills Entry and Residence
Ooredoo Group, Doha, Qatar: Sheikh Abdullah Bin Mohammed Bin Saud Al Thani, Chairman

Maverick of the Year - Advertising, Marketing, Public Relations and Business Services
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Josiethomson.com, Brisbane, Australia: Josie Thomson, Owner and Managing Director
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
M-CAT Enterprises, LLC, Austin, TX USA: Anyck Turgeon, CEO & Fierce Fighting Executive
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
Blue Flame Agency, New Yok, NY USA: Dia Simms, Executive Vice President
Prospect, Tokyo, Japan: Kanya Watanabe, Managing Director,

Maverick of the Year - All Other Industries
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
iFinance Canada, Toronto, ON Canada: Ann Kaplan, President and CEO
SILVER STEVIE WINNERS:
AMD, Sunnyvale, CA USA: John Byrne, Senior Vice President and Chief Sales Officer
Maras Group, Adelaide, SA, Australia: Steve Maras, CEO of Maras Group and Mainstreet Industry and Urban Renewal Leader
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
Hager Fox Heating & Air Conditioning Co., Lansing, MI USA: Matthew D. Anderson, Sales & Marketing Manager
Heaven Health & Beauty Ltd, Shifnal, Shropshire, United Kingdom: Deborah Mitchell, CEO
Ministry of Culture, Youth and Community Development, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Mr. Ahmad Al Haddabi
The Scoop, Seoul, South Korea: Nam Suk Lee, Editor and CEO

Innovator of the Year
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
AT&T Inc., Dallas, TX USA: Marian Croak, Senior Vice President of Domain 2.0 Architecture and Advanced Services Development
SILVER STEVIE WINNERS:
AMD, Sunnyvale, CA USA: John Byrne, Senior Vice President and Chief Sales Officer
Designated Editor, Newport, RI USA: Suzanne McDonald, Founder/CEO
PJ Lhuillier Group of Companies, Makati, Philippines: Jean Henri Lhuillier, President and CEO
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
MWW, East Rutherford, NJ USA: Michael W. Kempner, President, Founder & CEO
Ve Interactive, London, United Kingdom: David J. Brown, Co-Founder & CEO
Orion Associates, Golden Valley, MN USA: Dr, Rebecca Thomley, CEO

Management Team of the Year - Advertising, Marketing, Public Relations, Business Services and Diversified Services
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
SDL, Maidenhead, United Kingdom: Behind the Scenes: Aligning SDL's Management Team for Seamless Customer Experience Delivery
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
TRACCS, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: TRACCS Executive Team (ET)
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
LLORENTE & CUENCA, Madrid, Spain: The communication dream team
O2E Brands, Vancouver, Canada: The Phenomenal O2E Brands Leadership Team

Management Team of the Year - Computer Hardware and Software Industries
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
AMD, Sunnyvale, CA USA: AMD’s Global Sales Team
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
CallidusCloud, Pleasanton, CA USA: CallidusCloud Finance Team

Management Team of the Year - Health Products and Services
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
USANA Health Sciences, Salt Lake City, UT USA: USANA Health Sciences
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
Nu Skin Enterprises (China, Hong Kong,Taiwan): NU SKIN Greater China: NU SKIN Greater China Growth Service Team
BRONZE STEVIE WINNER:
Quality Systems, Inc., Irvine, CA USA: Quality Systems, Inc.: Automating Healthcare for the Modern Era

Management Team of the Year - All Other Industries
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: DEWA Management Team
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
Air France-KLM, Paris France: Aiir France-KLM Management
Office of the Police Attaché, United Arab Emirates Embassy, London, United Kingdom: Achieving excellence as a UAE Police Attaché's Office
Verne Global, Falls Church, VA USA: The Verne Global Management Team
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
BBY Limited, Sydney NSW Australia: BBY Ltd's Senior Management Team
DHL Express NZ Ltd, Auckland, New Zealand: DHL Express NZ Customer Services
Gangnam-gu Total Support Center for Seniors, Seoul, South Korea