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Swarm honored as Bronze recipient in 2018 Stevie Awards

Stevie winners announced at a ceremony on Sept. 21 in New York

The 2017 NLL World Champion Georgia Swarm was honored as a Bronze Award Winner in the third annual Stevie® Awards for Great Employers in the Employer of the Year category for Media & Entertainment.

The Stevie Awards for Great Employers recognize the world’s best employers and the human resources professionals, teams, achievements, and HR-related products and suppliers who help to create and drive great places to work.

The Gold, Silver and Bronze placements among the finalists were revealed, and the awards presented to winners, at a gala ceremony at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City on Friday, September 21.

“Being named a finalist for the prestigious Stevie Awards is an incredible recognition,” Swarm Co-Owner and President Andy Arlotta said. “We believe we’re a family here at the Swarm. It is incredibly humbling to see our efforts to create a great workplace for our employees being recognized at an international level.”

More than 550 nominations from organizations in 21 nations were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of HR-related categories, including Achievement in Workplace Safety & Compliance, Employer of the Year, Chief Human Resources Officer of the Year, Human Resources Team of the Year, and Employee Relations Solution Provider of the Year, among others. The Georgia Swarm was named a finalist in the Employer of the Year category for Media & Entertainment.

More than 60 professionals worldwide participated in the judging process to select this year’s Stevie Award winners.

“The judges were extremely impressed with the quality of entries we received in the third annual Stevie Award for Great Employers. The dedication the Stevie Award finalists have to making workplaces great for employees was evident in every nomination,” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards.

Details about the Stevie Awards for Great Employers and the list of 2018 Stevie finalists are available at www.StevieAwards.com/HR

About the Stevie Awards

The Stevie Awards are conferred in seven programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards®, The International Business Awards®, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 10,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 70 nations. 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.

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