Management Awards Winners

2016 Management Awards Category Stevie® Award Winners

The following were Stevie Award winners in The 2016 International Business Awards. The awards were presented during a gala event in Rome, Italy on 21 October. 

Executive of the Year - Advertising, Marketing, Public Relations, Business Services & Diversified Services
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
TELUS International, Toronto, ON, Canada: Jeffrey Puritt, President & CEO
SILVER STEVIE WINNERS:
Freelancer.com, Sydney, NSW, Australia: Matt Barrie, Founder & CEO
PJ Lhuillier Group of Companies, Manila, Philippines: Jean Henri Lhuillier
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
Arise Virtual Solutions Inc., Miramar, FL USA: John A. Meyer , Leading the Shared Economy in the Contact Center Industry
HANAROADCOM, Seoul, South Korea: Jung Hieh Shon, CEO
Have Communications, Copenhagen, Denmark: Rasmus Navntoft, VP of Strategy & Analysis

Executive of the Year - Automotive & Transport Equipment and Transportation
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
DHL Express Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico: Mr. Follow Up... Robert Becerra generating outstanding result in DHL Customer Services Mexico
BRONZE STEVIE WINNER:
KoROAD, Wonju-si, Gangwon-do, Korea: Yong Sun Shin, Chief Director

Executive of the Year - Banking & Financial Services
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Union National Bank, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Mohammad Nasr Abdeen, Chief Executive Officer
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
Doha Bank, Doha, State of Qatar: Dr. R Seetharaman, Chief Executive Officer
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
Odea Bank A.S., Istanbul, Turkey: Hüseyin Özkaya, CEO
PJ Lhuillier Group of Companies, Manila, Philippines: Jean Henri Lhuillier

Executive of the Year - Computer Services
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
CallidusCloud, Dublin, CA USA: CallidusCloud's Leslie Stretch: Making Lead to Money Profitable for Every Organization
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
ACE enterprise Slovakia, Bratislava, Slovakia: Alexander Cimbalak, CEO

Executive of the Year - Computer Software
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Cashpundit, Inc, Valley Cottage, NY USA: Govindraj Muthyalu, CEO
SILVER STEVIE WINNERS:
CallidusCloud, Dublin, CA USA: Leslie Stretch, CEO of CallidusCloud: delivering profits AND the promise of the Cloud
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
Jasper, Santa Clara, CA USA: Jahangir Mohammed
RES,’s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands: RES and Digital Workspace Market Blossom under New CEO

Executive of the Year - Consumer Products
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Xurpas, Inc., Makati City, Philippines: Raymond Gerard Racaza, Chief Operating Officer

Executive of the Year - Energy
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
KEPCO Nuclear Fuel Company (KNF), Daejeon, South Korea: Jae Hee Lee, President & CEO

Executive of the Year - Health Products & Services
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Jeunesse Global, Lake Mary, FL USA: Randy Ray: Making the World Better One Day at a Time
SILVER STEVIE WINNERS:
Ministry of Health, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates: Dr. Dalia Murad

Executive of the Year - Hospitality & Leisure and Real Estate
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Nishiguchi Home Limited, Kagoshima, Japan: Naotaka Nishiguchi, COO
SILVER STEVIE WINNERS:
Creative Lodging Solutions, Lexington, KY USA: Michael Tetterton, Founder/CEO
Hotel SOULHADA, Seoul, South Korea: Sung Duk Oh, CEO

Executive of the Year - Insurance
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
SBM (Insurance Information and Monitoring Center), Istanbul, Turkey: SBM's Aydin Satici - Turning Around Turkey's Insurance Sector
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
PJ Lhuillier Group of Companies, Manila, Philippines: Jean Henri Lhuillier

Executive of the Year - Internet/New Media
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Freelancer.com, Sydney, NSW, Australia: Matt Barrie, Empowering Professionals Globally, Online
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
S2 Groupe, New York, NY US: Selena Soo, CEO

Executive of the Year - Manufacturing, Materials & Construction
GOLD STEVIE WINNERS:
Elite Bldg. Cont. Co., Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Fadi Barakat, President and CEO
PPC LTD, Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa: Tryphosa Ramano, CFO

Executive of the Year - Non-Profit or Government Organizations
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Dubai Statistics Center, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Arif Al Mheiri, CEO
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
Fayre Share Foundation, London, United Kingdom: Maurice Ostro OBE, Founder and Chair of Trustees
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, Istanbul, Turkey: Mevlut Bulut
KoROAD, Wonju-si, Gangwon-do, Korea: Yong Sun Shin, Chief Director
Southern University Bangladesh, Chittagong, Bangladesh: Sarwar Jahan, Founder

Executive of the Year - Telecommunications
GOLD STEVIE WINNERS:
GTT Communications, Inc. (GTT), McLean, VA USA: Richard D. Calder Jr., CEO
Telkom Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia: Muhammad Awaluddin, CMO - Enterprise Business
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
Arkadin, Paris, France: Didier Jaubert, CEO: Arkadin CEO's Bold Vision/Leadership Drive Excellent Results and Position Company as Digital Workplace Leader

Chairman of the Year
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Tobin Ventures Ltd. , London, United Kingdom: Michael Tobin OBE, Global Chairman
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, Istanbul, Turkey: Samed Agirbas

Maverick of the Year - Computer Services, Software and Telecommunications
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Telkom Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia: Muhammad Awaluddin, CMO - Enterprise Business
SILVER STEVIE WINNER:
CallidusCloud, Dublin, CA USA: CallidusCloud's Leslie Stretch: Making Lead to Money Profitable for Every Organization
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
AT&T, Dallas, TX USA: Vicki Jones, Senior VP - EG Support
Cisco Systems, San Jose, CA USA: Senthil Kumar: Guiding Light of Cisco DBA Team
RheinBrücke IT Consulting, Cologne, Germany: Vetri Selvan, Managing Partner

Maverick of the Year- All Other Industries
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
M-CAT Enterprises, LLC, Austin, TX USA: Saving people, assets and resources through contextualization
SILVER STEVIE WINNERS:
Acquire BPO, Melbourne, VIC, Australia: Scott Stavretis, Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Dubai Statistics Center, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Ramla Asad Alwahedi - Director, Strategies & Corporate Excellence Office
Tobin Ventures Ltd. , London, United Kingdom: Michael Tobin OBE, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist, Maverick.
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
Creative Lodging Solutions, Lexington, KY USA: Marsha Couch, CFO
DHL Express U.S., Heredia, Costa Rica: Mario Valbuena, Customer Care Manager
eNett International, London, United Kingdom: Anthony Hynes - Changing the game for B2B payments in the travel industry
Jeunesse Global, Lake Mary, FL USA: Scott Lewis: Unconventional Vision
Manila Electric Company (MERALCO), Pasig City, Philippines: Alfredo S. Panlilio, Senior Vice President and Head, Customer Retail Solutions and Corporate Communication
Minoru-an, Hyogo, Japan: Minoru Goto, Master Calligrapher
PJ Lhuillier Group of Companies, Manila, Philippines: Jean Henri Lhuillier

Innovator of the Year
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Crystal Lagoons, Miami, FL USA: Crystal Lagoons Founder Fernando Fischmann & His Sustainable Vision for Water Usage
SILVER STEVIE WINNERS:
Cisco Systems, San Jose, CA USA: S Venky - Backbone for DB Automation Excellence
Melanie Wildman, Stratford, PE, Canada: Melanie Wildman
Telkom Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia: Muhammad Awaluddin, CMO - Enterprise Business
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
CallidusCloud, Dublin, CA USA: CallidusCloud's Leslie Stretch: Making Lead to Money Profitable for Every Organization
Cisco Systems, Inc. San Jose, CA USA: John N. Stewart, Senior Vice President, Chief Security and Trust Officer
Delvinia, Toronto, ON Canada: Adam Froman: A Canadian Entrepreneur and Innovator
Jasper, Santa Clara, CA USA: Jahangir Mohammed
Odea Bank A.S., Istanbul, Turkey: Mr. Tayfun Küçük, CTO

Woman of the Year
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Melanie Wildman, Stratford, PE, Canada: Melanie Wildman
SILVER STEVIE WINNERS:
Dubai Statistics Center, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Afaf Ahmad Ali BuOssaiba - Director, Economic Statistics Department
Jeunesse Global, Lake Mary, FL USA: Wendy Lewis: Empowering People to Live a Better Life
PPC LTD, Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa: Tryphosa Ramano, CFO
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
Alpaytac PR, Chicago, IL USA: Huma Gruaz, CEO and President
Creative Lodging Solutions, Lexington, KY USA: Cindy Rudovich, Chief Sales Officer
HANAROADCOM, Seoul, South Korea: Jung Hieh Shon, CEO
The Larkfleet Group of Companies, Bourne, United Kingdom: Helen Hick, Joint Managing Director, Larkfleet Homes
Paradigm Design Group, Houston, TX USA: Principal and President of Paradigm Design Group Takes Leadership to the Next Level

Management Team of the Year
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Dubai Statistics Center, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Leadership Team of the Dubai Statistics Center
SILVER STEVIE WINNERS:
Cisco Systems, San Jose, CA USA: Cisco DB & Replication Management Team
Jeunesse Global, Lake Mary, FL USA: The Team behind the Billion-Dollar Jeunesse Brand
Roshan, Kabul, Afghanistan: Roshan Management Team
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
Arvato, Istanbul, Turkey: Arvato's Management Team: 'We Speak Money'
OptumCare, Phoenix, AZ USA: Tying Actions to What Matters Most