Company Recognized in Company, Management and Product Categories
HOUSTON – May 9, 2018 – Gorilla Safety, provider of an innovative, proprietary and patented software solution that fully automates all aspects of fleet and safety management, announced today the company earned several Stevie Awards® in four categories of The 16th Annual American Business Awards®.
Gorilla Safety is the recipient of three Gold Stevie® Awards for:
- Company of the Year – Transportation (small)
- Management Team of the Year – Business Products
- New Product or Service of the Year (Software) – Mobile On-Demand Application.
The company also earned a bronze Stevie Award in the Mobile Site and App (Business/Government) category.
The American Business Awards are the U.S.A.’s premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S.A. are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small.
Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word meaning “crowned,” the awards will be presented to winners at a gala ceremony at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York on Monday, June 11, 2018.
More than 3,700 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories.
“Gorilla Safety is honored to be recognized across four categories of this prominent national awards competition. 2017 marked a pivotal year for our company and industry with new regulations and a government mandate, and Gorilla Safety’s cutting-edge technology and solution capabilities led the way,” explained Mark Walton, co-founder and chief executive officer at Gorilla Safety.
“We appreciate acknowledgement of all of this from the judges in the various categories where we ranked, including their comments noting our ability to adapt to the changing industry landscape as well as our novel programs and incentives. We thank our dedicated team for all their hard work throughout the year. The changes in regulations required a significant commitment from every member of our workforce, whose tireless efforts contributed to the company’s success, which culminated in this prominent recognition,” Walton said.
“The nominations submitted for The 2018 American Business Awards were outstanding. The competition was intense, and those recognized as Stevie Award winners should be immensely proud of this accomplishment,” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards.
Details about The American Business Awards and the list of 2018 Stevie winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/ABA. More than 200 professionals worldwide participated in the judging process to select this year’s Stevie Award winners.
About the Stevie Awards
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 60 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 http://www.StevieAwards.com.
About Gorilla Safety
Launched at the onset of 2016 and founded in 2013 by two seasoned insurance industry professionals, Houston-based Gorilla Safety provides the transportation industry with a patented, affordable cloud-based software solution that automates every aspect of fleet and safety management. Gorilla Safety brings to the marketplace the first and only easy-to-use mobile app that fully integrates all the capabilities necessary for safely and efficiently managing large short-haul and long-haul vehicle fleets. The Company’s state-of-the-art solution is helping fleets more quickly and easily adapt to mandated Electronic Logging Device (ELD) regulatory requirements.
The Gorilla Safety app boasts many features that allow users to better manage their business, improve productivity, increase profitability and lower insurance claims and premiums – all done quickly and simply from the palm of their hands. For more information, visit www.gorillasafety.com, go to the Gorilla Safety Facebook page or follow the Company on Twitter @Gorilla_Safety and LinkedIn.