Winners

2020 One Planet Awards | American + World Business Awards

5th Annual 2020 One Planet Awards | American + World Business

5th Annual 2020 One Planet Awards | American + World Business winners

Grand Winners (alphabetically)

ARIIIX
International Paper
Makers Nutrition
Rimini Street
Wolters Kluwer

2020 Winners

Company of the Year | Agency | Advertising, Marketing, Public Relations, & Others | 1 – 10 Employees
GOLD WINNER
Technica Communications | Palo Atlo, California, USA | Securing high level client placements that make the world better |

Company of the Year | Artificial Intelligence | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
Darktrace | Cambridge, United Kingdom | Darktrace pioneered AI cyber-security and autonomous response technology. |

Company of the Year | Business Services | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
Makers Nutrition | Hauppauge, New York, USA | ~$30 million revenue, profit share 401K, unprecedented customer return |

Company of the Year | Cloud Computing/SaaS/Internet | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
Impartner | South Jordan, Utah, USA | Solving Top Problem in Channel Management Space |

Company of the Year | Consumer Products | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
Makers Nutrition | Hauppauge, New York, USA | ~$30 million revenue, profit share 401K, unprecedented customer return |
SILVER WINNER
ARIIX | Bountiful, Utah, USA | Increased global sales through innovative infrastructure and pioneering programs. |
BRONZE WINNER
MorrisCookies Science & Development OU | Harju maakond, Kuusalu vald, Pudisoo küla, Männimäe, 74626 Estonia | The most awarded cookies with Acrylamide-free and Additives-free | Certified by SGS Lab

Company of the Year | Food & Beverage | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
MorrisCookies Science & Development OU | Harju maakond, Kuusalu vald, Pudisoo küla, Männimäe, Estonia | The First Acrylamide-free Baking Solution | Certified by SGS Lab

Company of the Year | Information Technology Services | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
Trubiz Partners Inc. DBA TrustLogics | Atlanta, Georgia, USA | TrustLogics has passed the 2 million mark for connections | Srinivas Guptha Dubba, Revi Teja, Raja Mohan, 
SILVER WINNER
Rimini Street, Inc. | Las Vegas, Nevada, USA | Developed first patent-pending AI Application in the third-party support industry |
BRONZE WINNER
Rimini Street, Inc. | Las Vegas, Nevada, USA | Rimini Street making employees & clients highest priority during pandemic. |

Company of the Year | Manufacturing | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
Makers Nutrition | Hauppauge, New York, USA | ~$30 million revenue, profit share 401K, unprecedented customer return |
SILVER WINNER
MorrisCookies Science & Development OU | Harju maakond, Kuusalu vald, Pudisoo küla, Männimäe, 74626 Estonia | The First Acrylamide-free Baking Solution | Certified by SGS Lab

Startup of the Year | Business Cloud/SaaS
GOLD WINNER
Bold Penguin | Columbus, Ohio, USA | Reducing time to go from quote to bind by 300% |
SILVER WINNER
eola | London, United Kingdom | Showing rapid growth and success in an industry seeing difficulty. |
BRONZE WINNER
TAC Security | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | TAC Security protects Fortune 500, large enterprises and governments globally | Trishneet Arora

Startup of the Year | Business Products
GOLD WINNER
TAC Security | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | TAC Security protects Fortune 500, large enterprises and governments globally | Trishneet Arora

Startup of the Year | Business Services
GOLD WINNER
A23 Advisors | San Francisco, California, USA | 2x client growth YoY: 99.5% retention rate since founding | Cady Wolf, Lindsey Hayford, Serenity Thompson
SILVER WINNER
SRL Publishing Ltd | Bishop’s Stortford, United Kingdom | Helped save over half a million trees from deforestation |
BRONZE WINNERS
Student Shelter In Computers | Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan | Youngest Entrepreneur Awards Win for Pakistan | Abbas Shahid Baqir | Abbas Shahid Baqir
TAC Security | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | TAC Security protects Fortune 500, large enterprises and governments globally | Trishneet Arora

Startup of the Year | Consumer Cloud/SaaS
BRONZE WINNER
Community Policing | Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India | GOPAL KRISHNA DESI COW A2 MILK HEALTHY EASY TO DIGEST |

Startup of the Year | Consumer Products
GOLD WINNER
Y.O.U Underwear | Oxford, United Kingdom | Successfully raising £20K through Kickstarter to fund Y.O.U’s first range. | Sarah Jordan
SILVER WINNER
Captain Group | Concord, California, USA | $2.2 M in revenue from 1st product line. |
BRONZE WINNER
Midas Mead | Llandysul, Ceredigion, Wales | Becoming a Carbon Negative Luxury Company |

Startup of the Year | Cyber Security Cloud/SaaS
GOLD WINNER
Avalance Global Solutions | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | Forbes : Leaders of Tomorrow | Manan Shah
SILVER WINNER
TAC Security | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | TAC Security protects Fortune 500, large enterprises and governments globally | Trishneet Arora

Startup of the Year | Cyber Security Products
GOLD WINNER
Avalance Global Solutions | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | Forbes : Leaders of Tomorrow | Manan Shah
SILVER WINNER
Student Shelter In Computers | Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan | Youngest Entrepreneur Awards Win for Pakistan | Abbas Shahid Baqir | Abbas Shahid Baqir
BRONZE WINNER
TAC Security | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | TAC Security protects Fortune 500, large enterprises and governments globally | Trishneet Arora

Startup of the Year | Cyber Security Services
GOLD WINNER
Student Shelter In Computers | Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan | Youngest Entrepreneur Awards Win for Pakistan | Abbas Shahid Baqir | Abbas Shahid Baqir
SILVER WINNER
Avalance Global Solutions | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | Forbes : Leaders of Tomorrow | Manan Shah
BRONZE WINNER
TAC Security | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | TAC Security protects Fortune 500, large enterprises and governments globally | Trishneet Arora

Startup of the Year | Cyber Security Software
GOLD WINNER
Upstream Security | Herzliya, Israel | The first cloud-based cybersecurity solution to protect connected cars. |
SILVER WINNER
Adversa | Israel | We created the first-of-its-kind AI security training and security solutions. |
BRONZE WINNERS
Avalance Global Solutions | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | Forbes : Leaders of Tomorrow | Manan Shah
Student Shelter In Computers | Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan | Youngest Entrepreneur Awards Win for Pakistan | Abbas Shahid Baqir | Abbas Shahid Baqir
TAC Security | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | TAC Security protects Fortune 500, large enterprises and governments globally | Trishneet Arora

Startup of the Year | Information Technology Cloud/SaaS
GOLD WINNER
Humanitix | Sydney, New South Wales, Australia | Growing our impact by 5000% in 2.5 years |
SILVER WINNER
TAC Security | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | TAC Security protects Fortune 500, large enterprises and governments globally | Trishneet Arora

Startup of the Year | Information Technology Products
GOLD WINNER
Zyter | Rockville, Maryland, USA | Better Management, Efficiencies and Experiences with Zyter SmartSpaces |
BRONZE WINNER
TAC Security | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | TAC Security protects Fortune 500, large enterprises and governments globally | Trishneet Arora

Startup of the Year | Information Technology Services
BRONZE WINNERS
Avalance Global Solutions | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | Forbes : Leaders of Tomorrow | Manan Shah
Student Shelter In Computers | Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan | Youngest Entrepreneur Awards Win for Pakistan | Abbas Shahid Baqir | Abbas Shahid Baqir
TAC Security | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | TAC Security protects Fortune 500, large enterprises and governments globally | Trishneet Arora

Startup of the Year | Information Technology Software
GOLD WINNER
MemVerge | Milpitas, California, USA | Invented enterprise-class memory virtualization making memory abundant, persistent, and available. |
SILVER WINNERS
AMSA Connect I.D.E.A.S product team | Lawrenceville, Georgia, USA | Connect with real-time integration platform for Large data and BI |
Luminance | London, United Kingdom | Transforming the working practices of over 250 diverse organisations globally. |
BRONZE WINNERS
TAC Security | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | TAC Security protects Fortune 500, large enterprises and governments globally | Trishneet Arora
Zyter | Rockville, Maryland, USA | Better Management, Efficiencies and Experiences with Zyter SmartSpaces |
Zyter | Rockville, Maryland, USA | Helping Organizations Keep Personnel Safe During COVID-19 Pandemic |

Startup of the Year | Other Cloud/SaaS
BRONZE WINNER
TAC Security | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | TAC Security protects Fortune 500, large enterprises and governments globally | Trishneet Arora

Startup of the Year | Other Products
SILVER WINNER
Biz News Connect | Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | Reliable, Credible Alternative News Platform | B N Kumar
BRONZE WINNERS
Community Policing | Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India | BANANA HAPPY FRUIT WITH COMMUNITY POLICING KEEPS YOU HAPPY HEALTHY |
Community Policing | Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India | DESI COW A2 MILK KRISHNA GOOD FOR GROWING CHILDREN |
Community Policing | Shirdi, Maharashtra, India | MANORANJAN DESI COW HAND MADE GHEE GOOD FOR HEALTH |
TAC Security | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | TAC Security protects Fortune 500, large enterprises and governments globally | Trishneet Arora

Startup of the Year | Other Services
GOLD WINNER
SRL Publishing Ltd | Bishop’s Stortford, United Kingdom | Became climate positive in June 2020 | stuart debar
SILVER WINNER
NatConnect Foundation | Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | From Prime Minister to ground officers respond positively for people | B N Kumar – Director, NatConnect Foundation, Nandakumar Pawar – Shri Ekvira Aai Pratishtan, Dilip Koli – Paaramparik Machhimar Bachao Kruti Samiti (Forum to Save Traditional Fishing Community), Anil Kumar Singh – Independent Journalist  
BRONZE WINNERS
Community Policing | Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India | COMMUNITY POLICING CAMPAIGN CARES COMMITTECOMMITTMENT ANALYSIS RESPONSE EVALUATION SCANNING | NANDINI RAGHUNATH JOSHI
TAC Security | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | TAC Security protects Fortune 500, large enterprises and governments globally | Trishneet Arora

Fastest Growing Company of the Year | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
Makers Nutrition | Hauppauge, New York, USA | ~$30 million revenue, profit share 401K, unprecedented customer return |

Most Innovative Company of the Year | Consumer Products | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
ARIIX | Bountiful, Utah, USA | Increased global sales through innovative infrastructure and pioneering programs. |

Woman Owned Business of the Year
GOLD WINNER
SkyStem | New York, NY USA | Empowering Minority Women in the Male-Dominated Tech Industry | Shagun Malhotra

Milestone of the Year | Partners and Distribution Growth
GOLD WINNER
ARIIX | Bountiful, Utah, USA | Lifestyle Perks has contributed to ARIIX Representative growth by 47%! |

Top Places to Work | Corporate Culture
GOLD WINNER
Makers Nutrition | Hauppauge, New York, USA | Revitalized morale, largest charity donation, respectful and responsible work environment |

Top Places to Work | Incentives and Perks
GOLD WINNER
Edifecs | Bellevue, Washington, USA | Edifecs Wellbeing Center: Setting the gold standard for work/life wellness |

Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Corporate Responsibility
GOLD WINNER
Tata Power | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | ACEF Award FY20 and featured in Business India |

Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Heightening Awareness
GOLD WINNER
Zonar | Seattle, Washington, USA | Keeping the supply chain and essential businesses running | Ben Hohmann, Erica Wall, Chris Hines, Fred Fakkema, Ron Cordova, Jill Snyder, Bryant Maxey

Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Internal Communications
GOLD WINNER
Clean Energy Fuels Corp. | Newport Beach, California, USA | Enhanced Employee Communications Direct From Management | Raleigh Gerber

Digital Campaign of the Year | Cause-Related Marketing
GOLD WINNER
Tata Power | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | Winner of Edison Award – Silver, 2020 |

Digital Campaign of the Year | Online Community
GOLD WINNER
ARIIX | Bountiful, Utah, USA | Creating connections, ARIIX social media engagement increased by 300%! |

Best Mobile Sites & Apps of the Year | Others
GOLD WINNER
ARIIX | Bountiful, Utah, USA | Provides Representatives business-building tools in the palm of their hand. |

Website of the Year | Healthcare Products & Services
GOLD WINNER
Cepheid | Sunnyvale, California, USA | Update website to provide easier access to relevant information |

Customer Service Team-Department of the Year | Consumer Products – Non-Durables
GOLD WINNER
ARIIX | Bountiful, Utah, USA | ARIIX Partner Support Creates Future Company Leaders |

Customer Service Team-Department of the Year | Financial
GOLD WINNER
Wolters Kluwer | Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands | Enhanced customer SupportLine helps resolve firms’ complex regulatory compliance issues |

Customer Service Team-Department of the Year | Manufacturing
GOLD WINNER
Makers Nutrition | Hauppauge, New York, USA | Chosen #1 choice problem-solving company in the nutraceutical industry |

Best Deployment & Customer Success of the Year | Asia-Pacific
GOLD WINNER
Rimini Street, Inc. | Las Vegas, Nevada, USA | Delivered update to clients months before software vendor delivered solution |

Content Analytics Solution
GOLD WINNER
Wolters Kluwer | Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands | Continuously AI-enriched, expert-validated regulatory content helps financial firms manage compliance.OneSumX for Regulatory Change Management |

Semantic Technology Platform, Tools and Applications
GOLD WINNER
AX Semantics | Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany | AX Semantics AI-powered, natural language generation (NLG) Platform |

Payroll Management Solution
GOLD WINNER
ADP | Roseland, New Jersey, USA | RUN Powered by ADP® N/A |

New Product or Service of the Year | Accounting, Audit, and Tax
GOLD WINNER
ADP | Roseland, New Jersey, USA | Accountant Connect℠ by ADP N/A |

New Product or Service of the Year | Automotive, Transportation, Storage, and Logistics
GOLD WINNER
Verizon Connect | Atlanta, Georgia, USA | Verizon Connect Reveal Field Plus |
SILVER WINNER
Zonar | Seattle, Washington, USA | Zonar OTAir V1 |

New Product or Service of the Year | Banking
GOLD WINNER
Wolters Kluwer | Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands | Levels playing field for smaller lenders via online applications capability.Online Applications New (launched in 2019) |

New Product or Service of the Year | Consumer Products – Non-Durables
GOLD WINNER
ARIIX | Bountiful, Utah, USA | Puritii Detox kills 99.999% of viruses and bacteria.Puritii Home Detox 1 |

New Product or Service of the Year | Financial
GOLD WINNER
Wolters Kluwer | Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands | Finalmente! Automated loan origination documents translation comes to banking.Expere Language Translation New (launched in 2019) |

New Product or Service of the Year | Information Technology Cloud/SaaS
GOLD WINNER
Impartner | South Jordan, Utah USA | Created a product that Microsoft wants to co-market and co-sellImpartner PRM for Microsoft Dynamics 365 1 |

New Product or Service of the Year | Information Technology Software
GOLD WINNER
Wolters Kluwer’s Lien Solutions | Houston, Texas, USA | Reduces lenders’ secured asset risks via insights into debtors’ liens.Lien Insights Report New (launched mid-2019) |

Business Automation Solution
GOLD WINNER
Wolters Kluwer Lien Solutions | Houston, Texas, USA | Product fosters better loan portfolio management while reducing lenders’ riskPortfolio Sync New (launched May 2019) |

Governance, Risk & Compliance Solution
GOLD WINNER
Wolters Kluwer | Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands | Structured, actionable regulatory content helps financial firms ensure/document complianceOneSumX for Compliance Program Management |

Process Automation Solution
GOLD WINNER
Wolters Kluwer Lien Solutions | Houston, Texas, USA | Speeds and simplifies the motor vehicle titling and perfection process.iLien Motor Vehicle Upgrade |

Security Software
GOLD WINNER
AppViewX Inc. | Seattle, Washington, USA | Certificate and Key Lifecycle Management and Automation 20.2 |

Workflow Solution
GOLD WINNER
Wolters Kluwer | Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands | Helps lenders achieve full automation of their commercial lending workflows.CASH Workflow Original product version |

Professional of the Year | Business Services
GOLD WINNER
Makers Nutrition | Hauppauge, New York, USA | Top talent recruitment, led us to ~$30 million in revenue | Christopher Zecha

Professional of the Year | Engineering and Technology
GOLD WINNER
International Paper | Memphis, Tennessee, USA | Success story: International Paper’s Mill Execution System – Omega | Ambar Prajapati

Professional of the Year | Healthcare Products & Services
GOLD WINNER
Makers Nutrition | Hauppauge, New York, USA | Exceptional company savings, customer care, leading us to ~$30 million | Stephen Finnegan

Executive of the Year | Business Services
GOLD WINNER
Makers Nutrition | Hauppauge, New York, USA | Employee satisfaction, highest revenue, reaching ~$30 million, improved corporate culture | Jason Provenzano

Operations Executive of the Year | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
ARIIX | Bountiful, Utah, USA | Achieved record-breaking growth in Japan and Europe. | Riley Timmer

Innovator of the Year | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
Hypergiant | Austin, Texas, USA | Innovation of AI-driven technologies to make smarter, more efficient workforces. | Ben Lamm

Lifetime Achievement Award | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
ARIIX | Bountiful, Utah, USA | Fred’s international business leadership is shaping the future of commerce. | Dr. Fred Cooper

Lifetime Achievement Award | 2,500 and more Employees
GOLD WINNER
Steven T. Plochocki | Gainesville, Virginia, USA | Recognized as leading architect of turnarounds in healthcare industry | Steven T. Plochocki

Woman of the Year in Business & the Professions | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
ARIIX | Bountiful, Utah, USA | Deanna educates, inspires, and empowers others across the globe. | Deanna Latson

Information Technology Engineer of the Year | 2,500 and more Employees
GOLD WINNER
International Paper | Memphis, Tennessee, USA | Success story: International Paper’s Mill Execution System – Omega | Ambar Prajapati

Information Technology Executive of the Year | Services
GOLD WINNER
Rimini Street, Inc. | Las Vegas, Nevada, USA | Integrated four product lines into a single cohesive global team | Rodney Kenyon

Information Technology Professional of the Year | 2,500 and more Employees
GOLD WINNER
International Paper | Memphis, Tennessee, USA | Success story: International Paper’s Mill Execution System – Omega | Ambar Prajapati

Service Engineer of the Year | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
Rimini Street, Inc. | Las Vegas, Nevada, USA | 52% response rate on client surveys; higher than industry average | Arun Srinivasalu

Software Engineer of the Year | 2,500 and more Employees
GOLD WINNER
International Paper | Memphis, Tennessee, USA | Success story: International Paper’s Mill Execution System – Omega | Ambar Prajapati

Consumer Service Hero of the Year
GOLD WINNER
AnswerConnect | Portland, Oregon, USA | Easing the process of working from home for business owners. |

Public Service Hero of the Year
BRONZE WINNER
Community Policing | Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India | CATTLES ROAD ACCIDENTS TRAUMA & REJUVENATION CENTRE OUR MASCOT RAM | NANDINI RAGHUNATH JOSHI

Team of the Year | During COVID-19
GOLD WINNER
OBI Creative | Omaha, Nebraska, USA | Creating and giving away COVID-19 Return to Work Tools/Templates | Mary Ann O’Brien Lana LeGrand Ann Pedersen Nicole Schmoll
Chargebacks911 | Tampa Bay, Florida, USA | Chargebacks911 Protected over 1B Online Transactions during COVID’s 5-month Peak | Monica Eaton-Cardone

Company Response of the Year
GOLD WINNER
Spirion | St. Petersburg, Florida, USA | Coordinated rapid response to aid those impacted by global pandemic |
SILVER WINNERS
Chargebacks911 | Tampa Bay, Florida, USA | Over a five-month period, Chargebacks911 successfully protected over 1B transactions | Monica Eaton-Cardone
Rimini Street, Inc. | Las Vegas, Nevada, USA | Rimini Street making employees & clients highest priority during pandemic. |
BRONZE WINNERS
Clean Energy | Newport Beach, CA, USA | Achieved constant communications with employees while keeping them safe. |
OBI Creative | Omaha, Nebraska, USA | Helping other businesses reopen safely with the right materials | Mary Ann O’Brien Lana LeGrand Ann Pedersen Nicole Schmoll
Zyter | Rockville, Maryland, USA | Helping Organizations Keep Personnel Safe During COVID-19 Pandemic |


“Organizations around the world are struggling with data sprawl, skyrocketing subject rights request volumes, and complex and often overlapping compliance regulations. With data risk on the rise, proactive protection is more critical than ever. Spirion’s Data Privacy Manager is the industry’s most accurate data discovery, classification and remediation solution available, giving enterprises the ability to make a real impact on their data privacy and security initiatives. As a result, enterprises are able to better manage data governance; lessen financial, regulatory, and reputational risk; and reduce the operational costs of staying in full compliance.”

Kevin Coppins | President and CEO | Spirion

Company Rethinking of the Year
GOLD WINNER
Zyter | Rockville, Maryland, USA | Helping Organizations Keep Personnel Safe During COVID-19 Pandemic |

Company Innovation of the Year | Tackling COVID-19 with Innovative Ways
GOLD WINNER
Zonar | Seattle, Washington USA | Zonar provides COVID-19 resources for school bus and fleet drivers |
SILVER WINNER
Zyter | Rockville, Maryland, USA | Helping Organizations Keep Personnel Safe During COVID-19 Pandemic |

Company Work-From-Home Implementation of the Year
GOLD WINNER
AnswerConnect | Portland, Oregon, USA | Providing safe places and starting conversations for working parents |
SILVER WINNER
Avalance Global Solutions | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | Forbes : Leaders of Tomorrow | Manan Shah

Best Non-Profit Response | Helping Local Communities and the World During COVID-19
BRONZE WINNERS
Community Policing | Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India | COMMUNITY POLICING TO FIGHT COVID19 BUILD ARREST BARRIERS AND PLANTATIONS | NANDINI RAGHUNATH JOSHI
Community Policing | Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India | COMMUNITY POLICING VITAL TO FIGHT COVID19 STAY HOME STAY SAFE | NANDININ RAGHUNATH JOSHI

Best Use of Social Media | COVID-19-related Information
SILVER WINNER
Zyter | Rockville, Maryland, USA | Helping Organizations Keep Personnel Safe During COVID-19 Pandemic |

Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | COVID-19-related Information
GOLD WINNER
Orange County Water District | Fountain Valley, California, U.S.A. | Affirms the safety and reliability of the local water supply |
SILVER WINNER
OBI Creative | Omaha, Nebraska, USA | Creating and giving away COVID-19 return to work tools/templates | Mary Ann O’Brien Ann Pedersen Lana LeGrand Nicole Schmoll  
BRONZE WINNERS
Zyter | Rockville, Maryland, USA | Helping Organizations Keep Personnel Safe During COVID-19 Pandemic |
Zyter | Rockville, Maryland, USA | Helping Organizations Keep Personnel Safe During COVID-19 Pandemic |

Heightening Awareness and Publicity Campaign of the Year | COVID-19-related Information
GOLD WINNER
Orange County Water District | Fountain Valley, California, U.S.A. | Affirms the safety and reliability of the local water supply |
SILVER WINNER
Zyter | Rockville, Maryland, USA | Helping Organizations Keep Personnel Safe During COVID-19 Pandemic |

Marketing Campaign of the Year | COVID-19-related Information
GOLD WINNER
Orange County Water District | Fountain Valley, California, U.S.A. | Affirms the safety and reliability of the local water supply |
SILVER WINNER
Zyter | Rockville, Maryland, USA | Helping Organizations Keep Personnel Safe During COVID-19 Pandemic |

Best Health Care and Medical Innovation
SILVER WINNER
Zyter | Rockville, Maryland, USA | Helping Organizations Keep Personnel Safe During COVID-19 Pandemic |

Best Product | To Combat and Reduce the Impact of COVID-19
GOLD WINNER
ARIIX | Bountiful, Utah, USA | Puritii Detox kills 99.999% of viruses and bacteria. |
BRONZE WINNER
Avalance Global Solutions | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | Forbes : Leaders of Tomorrow | Manan Shah
Zyter | Rockville, Maryland, USA | Helping Organizations Keep Personnel Safe During COVID-19 Pandemic |
Zyter | Rockville, Maryland, USA | Helping Organizations Keep Personnel Safe During COVID-19 Pandemic |

Best Service| To Combat and Reduce the Impact of COVID-19
SILVER WINNERS
Avalance Global Solutions | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | Forbes : Leaders of Tomorrow | Manan Shah
Zyter | Rockville, Maryland, USA | Helping Organizations Keep Personnel Safe During COVID-19 Pandemic |

Best Technology| To Combat and Reduce the Impact of COVID-19
GOLD WINNER
insightsoftware | Raleigh, North Carolina, U.S. | Delivered business agility and insight for finance teams working remotely |
SILVER WINNER
Chargebacks911 | Tampa Bay, Florida, USA | During COVID’s 5-Month Peak, Chargebacks911’s Technology Protected 1+ Billion Transactions | Monica Eaton-Cardone
BRONZE WINNERS
Avalance Global Solutions | Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | Forbes : Leaders of Tomorrow | Manan Shah
Zyter | Rockville, Maryland, USA | Helping Organizations Keep Personnel Safe During COVID-19 Pandemic |

2019 One Planet Awards | American + World Business Awards

4th Annual 2019 One Planet Awards | American + World Business

Grand Trophy Winners
ARIIX
Bloomberg Tax & Accounting
LOCALiQ (part of USA TODAY NETWORK)
Makers Nutrition
Rimini Street, Inc.
Philip Morris International

Company of the Year | Agency | Advertising, Marketing, Public Relations, & Others
GOLD WINNER
Global Results Communications | Santa Ana, CA, United States | Helping to Grow a Pea-Sized Idea Into a Breakthrough Brand
SILVER WINNER
Izaros Consulting | San Jose | Pro bono marketing consulting for worthy start-ups

Company of the Year | Artificial Intelligence
GOLD WINNER
AppFolio, Inc. | Santa Barbara | AppFolio Property Manager launched Lisa, an AI property leasing assistant.

Company of the Year | Biotech and Pharmaceuticals
GOLD WINNER
Makers Nutrition | Hauppauge, New York, United States | We experienced tremendous growth, reaching ~ $30 million in revenue.

Company of the Year | Business Products | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
Makers Nutrition | Hauppauge, New York, United States | We experienced tremendous growth, reaching ~ $30 million in revenue.

Company of the Year | Business Services | 1 – 10 Employees
GOLD WINNER
SRL Publishing Ltd | Hertfordshire, United Kingdom | Helped save over 500,000 trees from deforestation

Company of the Year | Business Services | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
Makers Nutrition | Hauppauge, New York, United States | We experienced tremendous growth, reaching ~ $30 million in revenue.
SILVER WINNER
MarketsandMarkets™ | Pune, India and Northbrook, IL, USA | 2019 International Business Stevie Awards® : Company of The Year | Sandeep Sugla, CEO Shailendra Singh, COO & Board Member ,

Company of the Year | Cloud Computing/SaaS/Internet | 1 – 10 Employees
GOLD WINNER
SystemDomain, Inc | Chicago, IL | SystemDomain got various awards in Services

Company of the Year | Cloud Computing/SaaS/Internet | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
AppFolio Investment Management | Santa Barbara | AppFolio launched a new real estate solution, AppFolio Investment Management.
SILVER WINNER
VAI | Ronkonkoma | Since 2016 VAI has 25% growth in cloud customer installations
BRONZE WINNER
MeetApp | Stockholm, Sweden and Chicago, Illinois, USA. | An Accessible and User-Friendly Event App that Maximizes Event Engagement

Company of the Year | Consumer Products | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
ARIIX | Bountiful, UT, USA | ARIIX is achieving its goal to transform businesses and lives!
SILVER WINNER
FlightScope | Orlando, FL, United States | Environmental Optimizer is redefining how golfers prepare for competition. | Henri Johnson – CEO Research & Devlopment Team – South Africa Application/Software Development – Poland ,

Company of the Year | Consumer Services | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
Makers Nutrition | Hauppauge, New York, United States | We experienced tremendous growth, reaching ~ $30 million in revenue.

Company of the Year | Engineering and Technology | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
Skyrora | Edinburgh, Scotland | Skyrora recently launched the Skyrora Nano rocket.
SILVER WINNER
Bugatti Automobiles S.A.S. | Dorlisheim, Bas-Rhin, France | Commandingly breaking a car speed record with 300 employees only

Company of the Year | Healthcare Products & Services | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
SpendMend | Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA | Delivering over $12 trillion of value to hospitals
SILVER WINNER
Total Administrative Services Corporation (TASC) | Madison, WI, United States | Revolutionizing the benefits services industry with the Universal Benefit Account
BRONZE WINNER
Makers Nutrition | Hauppauge, New York, United States | We experienced tremendous growth, reaching ~ $30 million in revenue.

Company of the Year | Healthcare Products & Services | 2,500 and more Employees
GOLD WINNER
London Ambulance Service | London, UK. | Creation of investigative/diagnostic online Ambulance service to save patient lives | Ashfaq Gilkar, Lead Clinical Analyst

Company of the Year | Hospitality, Travel, Recreation, and Leisure | 1 – 10 Employees
GOLD WINNER
A23 Advisors | San Francisco, California – United States | 114% travel and hospitality client growth, 3x YoY revenue growth | Cady Wolf, Founder Lindsey Hayford, Managing Director Serenity Thompson, Managing Director ,

Company of the Year | Information Technology Cloud/SaaS | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
AppFolio Investment Management | Santa Barbara, CA, US | AppFolio launched a new real estate solution, AppFolio Investment Management.
SILVER WINNER
MeetApp | Stockholm, Sweden and Chicago, Illinois, USA. | An Accessible and User-Friendly Event App that Maximizes Event Engagement

Company of the Year | Information Technology Services | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
Rimini Street, Inc. | Las Vegas, Nevada, USA | Saved clients approximately $3B in total maintenance costs since inception.
SILVER WINNER
360Quadrants | Pune, India and Northbrook, IL, USA | MarketsandMarkets Company of the Year at International Stevies backs 360Quadrants

Company of the Year | Information Technology Services | 2,500 and more Employees
GOLD WINNER
London Ambulance Service | London, UK. | Creation of investigative/diagnostic online Ambulance service to save patient lives | Ashfaq Gilkar, Lead Clinical Analyst

Company of the Year | Information Technology Software | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
bpm’online | Boston | Help hundreds of thousands companies accelerate business growth

Company of the Year | Manufacturing | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
Makers Nutrition | Hauppauge, New York, United States | We experienced tremendous growth, reaching ~ $30 million in revenue.
SILVER WINNER
Roma Moulding | Woodbridge, ON., Canada. | Our team at Roma are out of the box thinkers!

Company of the Year | Media & Entertainment | 1 – 10 Employees
GOLD WINNER
Womenincharg3 | Atlanta,Georgia | When Women come from all over the world | Satoa Raymond, CEO,Music Event Producer

Company of the Year | Non-Profit or Government Organizations | 2,500 and more Employees
GOLD WINNER
London Ambulance Service | London, UK. | Creation of investigative/diagnostic online Ambulance service to save patient lives | Ashfaq Gilkar, Lead Clinical Analyst

Company of the Year | Real Estate and Construction | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
Norhart | Forest Lake, MN, United States | Our Technological Advancements Are Improving Resident Lifestyle and Employees

Company of the Year | Security Services
GOLD WINNER
Darktrace | San Francisco, California, USA | Darktrace launched first ever Autonomous Response technology to neutralize cyber-attacks.
SILVER WINNER
SystemDomain, Inc | Chicago, IL | SystemDomain provides complete product portfolio for CyberSecurity Solutions.

Company of the Year | Other
GOLD WINNER
London Ambulance Service | London, UK. | Creation of investigative/diagnostic online Ambulance service to save patient lives | Ashfaq Gilkar, Lead Clinical Analyst
SILVER WINNER
Community Policing | Aurangabad | Road Safety Management Focus Pedestrian Safety Make Footpaths Safe

Startup of the Year | Business Cloud/SaaS
GOLD WINNER
Qynn | West Sussex, United Kingdom | Mapping 3.6bn data-points against 5.5m+ UK companies

Startup of the Year | Business Products
GOLD WINNER
Qynn | West Sussex, United Kingdom | Saving users thousands whilst supporting growth

Startup of the Year | Business Services
GOLD WINNER
SRL Publishing | Hertfordshire, UK | Helped save over 500,000 trees from deforestation
SILVER WINNER
Penta Fintech GmbH | Berlin, Germany | Reached 11.000 customers within 2 years

Startup of the Year | Consumer Products
GOLD WINNER
THIS | London, United Kingdom | Achieving UK nationwide distribution in < 1 month of launch | Andy Shovel, Pete Sharman,
SILVER WINNER
Discotech | Los Angeles, California, USA | Providing customer/supplier efficiency and transparency to disrupt nightlife promoter industry | Ian Chen, Mark Wu, Ian Bushong (co-founders),
BRONZE WINNER
Midas Mead | Llandysul, Ceredigion, UK | Being recognised as the most exclusive mead in the world

Startup of the Year | Consumer Services
GOLD WINNER
Holiday Swap | London | Holiday Swap Revolutionises Travel

Startup of the Year | Cyber Security Products
GOLD WINNER
GuardKnox | Ramla, HaMerkatz, Israel | A central gateway ECU that provides cybersecurity and multi-service capabilities.

Startup of the Year | Information Technology Products
GOLD WINNER
Salangidae Association | Ede, Gelderland, Netherlands | A multi-blockchain platform that empowers freedom of transaction.

Startup of the Year | Other Products
GOLD WINNER
Hypergiant | Austin, TX | Reducing carbon at home and bringing the Internet to astronauts
BRONZE WINNER
Community Policing | Aurangabad | Ctc Long Leaf Tea From Assam

Startup of the Year | Other Services
GOLD WINNER
Medinas, Inc | Berkeley, CA, USA | Helped hospitals save over $30m in sales equivalency to date. | Chloe Alpert, Co-founder & CEO Tim Growney, Co-Founder & CTO Jesse Avshalomov, Co-Founder & CMO,
SILVER WINNER
The Graide Network | Chicago, IL, USA | Helping teachers increase writing and high-quality feedback for all students.
BRONZE WINNERS
SLAC Precision Engineering Ltd | Basingstoke | One must be consistent to start a business. | Alun Cheung, Managing Director
Skyrora | Edinburgh | Skyrora recently launched the Skyrora Nano rocket.

Corporate Social Responsibility Program of the Year | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
Rimini Street, Inc. | Las Vegas, Nevada | Volunteered over 1,200 paid employee hours around the globe

Fastest Growing Company of the Year | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
Advance Financial | Nashville, Tennessee, U.S. | Three-Year revenue growth of 219 percent

Milestone of the Year | Others
GOLD WINNER
Philip Morris International | Headquartered in New York, U.S., with an operations center in Lausanne, Switzerland | PMI becomes first company to obtain the global EQUAL-SALARY certification

Public Relations Outstanding Performance of the Year
GOLD WINNER
Bugatti Automobiles S.A.S. | Dorlisheim, Bas-Rhin, France | Increasing the brand’s PR value significantly purely through communicative innovation

Public Relations Project of the Year
GOLD WINNER
TerraCycle/Loop | Trenton, New Jersey, United States | Generated thousands of media placements for Loop’s global launch announcement. | Lauren Taylor, Stephen Clarke, Clémence Bernard-Colombat, Cécile Hourse, Eric Rosen, Sue Kauffman, Charlotte Maiden,

Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Heightening Awareness
GOLD WINNER
Zonar Systems | Seattle, WA | Zonar helps trucking fleets comply with federal laws before deadlines. | Ben Hohmann, Fred Fakkema, Ron Cordova, Jill Snyder,

Best Mobile Sites & Apps of the Year | Events
GOLD WINNER
MeetApp | Stockholm, Sweden and Chicago, Illinois, USA. | An Accessible and User-Friendly Event App that Maximizes Event Engagement

Customer Service Team-Department of the Year | Information Technology Services
GOLD WINNER
Rimini Street, Inc. | Las Vegas, Nevada, USA | Achieved overall client satisfaction rating of 4.83 out of 5.0

Customer Service Team-Department of the Year | Manufacturing
GOLD WINNER
Makers Nutrition | Hauppauge, New York, United States | Customer service brought us to ~ $30 million in revenue

Achievement of the Year in Diversity
GOLD WINNER
Philip Morris International | Headquartered in New York, U.S., with an operations center in Lausanne, Switzerland | PMI becomes first company to obtain the global EQUAL-SALARY certification

Information Technology Outstanding Performance of the Year
GOLD WINNER
Capgemini America | Chicago | Setting up the road-map for Cloud and Database platform | Sourav Mukherjee, Enterprise Architect

Marketing Campaign of the Year | Internet Marketing
GOLD WINNER
LOCALiQ (part of USA Today Network) | McLean | Molly Maid Achieves Success Using LOCALiQ’s Digital Marketing Tools

Advertising and Campaign Management
GOLD WINNER
LOCALiQ (part of USA TODAY NETWORK) | McLean, VA, USA | LOCALiQ by USA TODAY NETWORK solves business’ biggest marketing challenges | LOCALiQ (part of the USA TODAY NETWORK) | First | ,

Product & Service | Content Technologies and Information Management | Others
GOLD WINNER
Bloomberg Tax & Accounting | Arlington | Helps professionals get tax questions answered faster with superior tools. | Bloomberg Tax Research Solution | Most recent version released in 2019

HealthCare | Health & Medical Information Solution
GOLD WINNER
Total Administrative Services Corporation (TASC) | Madison, WI, United States | Revolutionizing the benefit services industry | Universal Benefit Account | | ,

Product & Service | Human Resource & Workforce Tools & Technology | Others
GOLD WINNER
GetFive | New York, NY, USA | Achieved a 55% reduction in employee transition time | Modern Outplacement | 2 | ,

New Product or Service of the Year | Automotive, Transportation, Storage, and Logistics
GOLD WINNER
Verizon Connect | Atlanta, Georgia, USA | Driving fleet management forward with artificial intelligence and machine learning | Verizon Connect Integrated Video | 1 | ,
SILVER WINNER
Spireon | Irvine, CA, United States | My Dealer creates dealership revenue opportunities, furthering the customer lifecycle | My Dealer for Kahu | | ,

New Product or Service of the Year | Cloud Computing/SaaS/Internet
GOLD WINNER
Xperiel Inc. | Sunnyvale, CA | Grew client base for RWW apps by 700% in 2019 | Xperiel Platform: Connecting physical and digital world to deliver immersive experiences | | Alex Hertel CEO; Co-Founder, Philipp Hertel CTO; Co-Founder, Xperiel Team,

New Product or Service of the Year | Environmental Products and Services
GOLD WINNER
Hypergiant Industries | Austin, TX | Eos Bioreactor is more effective than an acre of trees | Eos Bioreactor | 1 | ,

Security Cloud/SaaS
GOLD WINNER
Securonix | Addison, TX USA | The first SIEM platform built on and for the cloud | Securonix Security Operations and Analytics Platform | | ,

Security Software
GOLD WINNER
Signal Sciences | Culver City, California, USA | Protects nearly 30,000 applications, 100 million web attacks monthly | Signal Sciences Next-Gen WAF and RASP | | ,
SILVER WINNER
SaltStack | Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America. | SaltStack is the first to offer automated remediation at scale. | SaltStack SecOps | 6.1 | ,

Product & Service | Information Technology and Cyber Security | Others
GOLD WINNER
Bloomberg Tax & Accounting | Arlington, VA, USA | Transforms complex fixed asset calculations into accurate, quick calculations. | Advantage Fixed Assets from Bloomberg Tax & Accounting | 2019.10 (the tenth release in 2019) | ,

Professional of the Year | Healthcare Products & Services
GOLD WINNER
Makers Nutrition | Hauppauge, New York, United States | Chris Zecha’s business plan has solidified Makers Nutrition’s role. | Christopher Zecha, COO

Customer Service Professional of the Year | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
Rimini Street, Inc. | Las Vegas, Nevada, USA | Delivered a record high number of cases, more than 29,000 | Craig Mackereth, Group Vice President, Global Support

Woman of the Year in Business & the Professions | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
TASC | Madison, WI, United States | Helping create the revolutionary Universal Benefit Account | Pam Reynolds, Chief Development Officer

Executive of the Year | Business Services
GOLD WINNER
Makers Nutrition | Hauppauge, New York, United States | Landing Makers Nutrition on the 2019 Inc. 5000 list | Stephen Finnegan, Executive Vice President

Executive of the Year | Consulting
GOLD WINNER
Quantum 9, Inc. | Chicago, IL USA | Testifying in Congress for Medical Cannabis Patient Rights | Michael Mayes, CEO

Executive of the Year | Manufacturing
GOLD WINNER
Makers Nutrition | Hauppauge, New York, United States | Landing Makers Nutrition on the 2019 Inc. 5000 list | Stephen Finnegan, Executive Vice President

Marketing Executive of the Year | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
ARIIX | Bountiful, UT USA | Vivian creates memorable marketing experiences on all fronts. | Vivian Chung, VP of Marketing

Innovator of the Year | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
ARIIX | Bountiful, UT USA | In 2018–19, Fred spearheaded five new mergers and acquisitions. | Dr. Fred Cooper, CEO and Founder

Lifetime Achievement Award | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
ARIIX | Bountiful, UT USA | Extreme transformation, true innovation and exceptional opportunity characterize Mark’s career. | Mark Wilson, President and Co-Founder

Woman of the Year in Business & the Professions
GOLD WINNER
Philip Morris International | Headquartered in New York, U.S., with an operations center in Lausanne, Switzerland | Leading PMI’s transformation in South and Southeast Asia region | Stacey Kennedy, President South & Southeast Asia Region
SILVER WINNER
ARIIX | Bountiful, UT USA | Deanna continuously endeavors to empower others in dynamic, meaningful ways. | Deanna Latson, Chief Product Officer and Co-Founder

Software Engineer of the Year | 11 – 2,499 Employees
GOLD WINNER
Dynamic Enterprise Solutions Inc. | Sandiego | Outstanding Developer on the Planet | Satish Kumar Boguda, Senior Software Developer

Support Team-Department of the Year
GOLD WINNER
Rimini Street, Inc. | Las Vegas, Nevada, USA | Delivered 8,500+ on time Milestone updates 52 weeks a year

2018 One Planet Awards | American + World Business Awards

3rd Annual 2018 One Planet Awards | American + World Business

Most Awarded (alphabetically)
Keysight Technologies
Makers Nutrition
Tata Consultancy Services (TCS)
Total Administrative Services Corporation (TASC)

Company of the Year – 11 – 99 Employees
Gold
Norhart (Forest Lake, MN USA | 11 – 99 Employees | Real Estate and Construction) Achievement: First Minnesota smart apartments, creating a better way to live
Silver
Makers Nutrition (Hauppauge, NY USA | 11 – 99 Employees | Manufacturing) Achievement: Makers Nutrition reached $25 million+ from $12.9 in one year

Company of the Year – 100 – 499 Employees
Gold
ClickFunnels (Eagle, ID USA | 100 – 499 Employees | Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations) Achievement: ClickFunnels not only doubled their year over year revenue they also doubled their customers
Silver
Proven IT (Tinley Park, IL USA | 100 – 499 Employees | Business Products and Services) Achievement: In 2018, Proven achieved over 20% growth for the fifth consecutive year
Bronze
Zonar Systems (Seattle, WA USA | 100 – 499 Employees | Automotive, Transportation, Storage, and Logistics) Achievement: Technology integration to improve a child’s safety on school buses

Company of the Year – 500 – 2,499 Employees
Gold
Total Administrative Services Corporation (TASC) (Madison, WI USA | 500 – 2,499 Employees | Business Products and Services) Achievement: Created $30 billion in tax savings for clients and participants
Silver
Rimini Street, Inc. (Las Vegas, NV USA | 500 – 2,499 Employees | Others: Third-party support for enterprise software products) Achievement: Rimini Street completed merger with GPIAC, began trading as RMNI

Startup of the Year
Gold
Bold Penguin (Columbus, OH USA | 11 – 99 Employees | Cloud Computing/SaaS/Internet) Achievement: Bold Penguin cuts the friction out of commercial insurance

Best Place To Work
Gold
Bruce Power (Tiverton, Ontario, Canada | 2,500 or more Employees | Energy & Utilities) Achievement: Award-winning corporate culture; career development focus; comprehensive salaries and benefits
Silver
Makers Nutrition (Hauppauge, NY USA | 11 – 99 Employees | Manufacturing) Achievement: Dollar-to-dollar profit share 401k plan,increased team morale, advanced training

Fastest Growing Company of the Year
Gold
Makers Nutrition (Hauppauge, NY USA | 11 – 99 Employees | Manufacturing) Achievement: Makers Nutrition reached $25 million+ in just one year.
Silvers
Advance Financial (Nashville, TN USA | 500 – 2,499 Employees | Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance) Achievement: Opened 92nd store and expanded digital presence to 11 states
Proven IT (Tinley Park, IL USA | 100 – 499 Employees | Business Products and Services) Achievement: Hired 75 new employees to date

Most Innovative Company of the Year
Gold
Spearhead Development Group (Fairmont, WV USA | 1 – 10 Employees | Education and Training) Achievement: Created a unique and efficient solution to develop business leaders
Silver
Total Administrative Services Corporation (TASC) (Madison, WI USA | 500 – 2,499 Employees | Business Products and Services) Achievement: Reduced charitable organization’s administrative costs by nearly 20 percent

Executive of the Year
Gold
Virgil Miller, Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer (COO) of Aflac U.S. and President of Aflac Group (Columbia, SC USA | 2,500 or more Employees | Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance)
Silver
Cliff Mason, President @ Total Administrative Services Corporation (TASC) (Madison, WI USA | 500 – 2,499 Employees | Business Products and Services)
Jason Provenzano, CEO and President @ Makers Nutrition (Hauppauge, NY USA | 11 – 99 Employees | Manufacturing)
Bronze
Ajeta Sinha, Sr. Vice President – Strategic Relationships @ Net2Source (New Brunswick, NJ USA | 2,500 or more Employees | Others: Staffing & Recruiting)
Russell Brunson, CEO @ ClickFunnels (Eagle, ID USA | 100 – 499 Employees | Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations)

CEO of the Year
Gold
Joe Wang, Chief Executive Officer @ Impartner (South Jordan, UT USA | 100 – 499 Employees | Cloud Computing/SaaS/Internet)
Silver
Jason Provenzano, CEO and President @ Makers Nutrition (Hauppauge, NY USA | 11 – 99 Employees | Manufacturing)
Bronze
Ilya Bodner, Chief Executive Officer @ Bold Penguin (Columbus, OH USA | 11 – 99 Employees | Cloud Computing/SaaS/Internet)

COO of the Year
Gold
Virgil Miller, Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer (COO) of Aflac U.S. and President of Aflac Group (Columbia, SC USA | 2,500 or more Employees | Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance)

Entrepreneur / Founder of the Year
Gold
Bryan Ansley, Co-founder and CEO @ FNB Merchants (Nashville, TN USA | 1 – 10 Employees | Security Services)
Silver
Jason Provenzano, CEO and President @ Makers Nutrition (Hauppauge, NY USA | 11 – 99 Employees | Manufacturing)

Health Care Executive of the Year
Gold
Jason Provenzano, CEO and President @ Makers Nutrition (Hauppauge, NY USA | 11 – 99 Employees | Manufacturing)

Information Technology Executive of the Year
Gold
Ken Crutchfield, Vice President and General Manager @ Bloomberg Tax (Arlington, VA USA | 100 – 499 Employees | Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance)

Innovator of the Year
Gold
George Kriza, Founder & CEO @ MTC Performance (Schaumburg, IL USA | 11 – 99 Employees | Business Products and Services)

Manufacturing Executive of the Year
Gold
Jason Provenzano, CEO and President @ Makers Nutrition (Hauppauge, NY USA | 11 – 99 Employees | Manufacturing)

Marketing Executive of the Year
Gold
Amanda Carty, Chief Marketing Officer @ Diligent (New York, NY USA | 500 – 2,499 Employees | Cloud Computing/SaaS/Internet)
Silver
Kristina Cleary, Global Chief Marketing Officer @ Ceridian (Toronto, Ontario, Canada | 2,500 or more Employees | Business Products and Services)
Bronze
Don Bush, VP Marketing @ Kount (Boise, ID USA | 11 – 99 Employees | Business Products and Services)

Female Entrepreneur of the Year
Gold
Anaida Deti, CEO & RDH @ DentalX (Toronto, Ontario, Canada | 11 – 99 Employees | Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, Biotech, Health Products & Services)

Female Executive of the Year
Gold
Marie Hattar, Chief Marketing Officer @ Keysight Technologies (Santa Rosa, CA USA | 2,500 or more Employees | Engineering and Technology)
Silver
Lisa Fitzpatrick, President @ Bloomberg Tax (Arlington, VA USA | 100 – 499 Employees | Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance)
Bronze
Nidhi Raina, Global Head, Personal Excellence and Cultural Transformation @ Tata Consultancy Services (Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | 2,500 or more Employees | Information Technology Services)
Pam Reynolds, Chief Development Officer @ Total Administrative Services Corporation (TASC) (Madison, WI USA | 500 – 2,499 Employees | Business Products and Services)

Female Professional of the Year
Gold
Anaida Deti, CEO & RDH @ DentalX (Toronto, Ontario, Canada | 11 – 99 Employees | Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, Biotech, Health Products & Services)

Female Maverick of the Year
Gold
Kristina Cleary, Global Chief Marketing Officer @ Ceridian (Toronto, Ontario, Canada | 2,500 or more Employees | Business Products and Services)

Female Mentor of the Year
Gold
Nidhi Raina, Global Head, Personal Excellence and Cultural Transformation @ Tata Consultancy Services (Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | 2,500 or more Employees | Information Technology Services)

Executive Team of the Year
Gold
Stephen Finnegan, Vice President and General Manager @ Makers Nutrition (Hauppauge, NY USA | 11 – 99 Employees | Manufacturing) Members in this team: Stephen Finnegan, Christopher Zecha, Patrick Gillespie

Administrative Team of the Year
Gold
Andrea Losco, Administrative Assistant @ Makers Nutrition (Hauppauge, NY USA | 11 – 99 Employees | Manufacturing) Members in this team: Andrea Losco, Jillian Musumarra, Melissa Rodriguez

Customer Service Team of the Year
Gold
Craig Mackereth, GVP, Global Support @ Rimini Street, Inc. (Las Vegas, NV USA | 500 – 2,499 Employees | Others: Third-party support for enterprise software products)
Silver
Andrea Losco, Administrative Assistant @ Makers Nutrition (Hauppauge, NY USA | 11 – 99 Employees | Manufacturing) Members in this team: Andrea Losco, Jillian Musumarra, Melissa Rodriguez

Human Resources Team of the Year
Gold
Nidhi Raina, Global Head, Personal Excellence and Cultural Transformation @ Tata Consultancy Services (Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | 2,500 or more Employees | Information Technology Services) The Personal Excellence Team – Members in this team: Nidhi Raina, Pankaj Mahadane, Kinari Shah, Gunjan Wadhwa

Most Innovative Product of the Year – 1 – 10 Employees
Gold
World Forklifts West (Ventura, CA USA | 1 – 10 Employees | Manufacturing) for World Lithium
Silver
KMS Designs Inc. (Portage, MI USA | 1 – 10 Employees | Manufacturing) for TheEcoDryer by Green Glove Dryer

Most Innovative Product of the Year – 11 – 99 Employees
Gold
Luminance (London, Greater London, United Kingdom | 11 – 99 Employees | Legal) for Luminance v3.4
Silver
Magentrix Corporation (Thornhill, Ontario, Canada | 11 – 99 Employees | Cloud Computing/SaaS/Internet) for Partner Relationship Management Software

Most Innovative Product of the Year – 100 – 499 Employees
Gold
AppViewX (Seattle, WA USA | 100 – 499 Employees | Information Technology Software) for CERT+ (version AppViewX 12.4)
Silver
Bloomberg Tax (Arlington, VA USA | 100 – 499 Employees | Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance) for Bloomberg Tax Research Solution
Bronze
Impartner (South Jordan, UT USA | 100 – 499 Employees | Cloud Computing/SaaS/Internet) for ImpartnerPRM

Most Innovative Product of the Year – 500 – 2,500 Employees
Gold
SYSPRO USA (Costa Mesa, CA USA | 500 – 2,499 Employees | Information Technology Software) for SYSPRO Software Release 9
Silver
SE2, LLC (Topeka, KS USA | 500 – 2,499 Employees | Others: Life Insurance and Annuities) for SE2 Digital Direct Life
Bronze
Total Administrative Services Corporation (TASC) (Madison, WI USA | 500 – 2,499 Employees | Business Products and Services) for Combined Federal Campaign Online Charity Enrollment & Donation System

Most Innovative Product of the Year – 2,500 or more Employee
Gold
Keysight Technologies (Santa Rosa, CA USA | 2,500 or more Employees | Engineering and Technology) for PathWave v1
Keysight Technologies (Santa Rosa, CA USA | 2,500 or more Employees | Security Software) for BreakingPoint Cloud v2

Most Innovative Service of the Year
Gold
Spireon, Inc. (Irvine, CA USA | 100 – 499 Employees | Automotive, Transportation, Storage, and Logistics) for NSpire 3.0
Bronze
OnProcess Technology (Ashland, MA USA | 500 – 2,499 Employees | Business Products and Services) for IntelliForce

New Product, Service, Upgrade, or Innovation of the Year – 11 – 99 Employees
Gold
Makers Nutrition (Hauppauge, NY USA | 11 – 99 Employees | Manufacturing) for Private Label Program v2
Silver
MTC Performance (Schaumburg, IL USA | 11 – 99 Employees | Business Products and Services) for Claim Your Sale

New Product, Service, Upgrade, or Innovation of the Year – 100 – 499 Employees
Gold
USA TODAY NETWORK, part of Gannett Co., Inc. (McLean, VA USA | 100 – 499 Employees | Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations) for LOCALiQ v1
Silver
Bloomberg Environment (Arlington, VA USA | 100 – 499 Employees | Environmental Products and Services) for Environment & Safety Resource Center™
Bronze
Anuta Networks (Milpitas, CA USA | 100 – 499 Employees | Information Technology Software) for Anuta ATOM v7.0
ARIIX (Bountiful, UT USA | 100 – 499 Employees | Consumer Products and Services) for Giving Greens™ v1

New Product, Service, Upgrade, or Innovation of the Year – 2,500 or more Employees
Gold
Tata Consultancy Services (Mumbai, Maharashtra, India | 2,500 or more Employees | Information Technology Services) for Personal Excellence Academy v3

Product or Service Launch of the Year
Gold
USA TODAY NETWORK, part of Gannett Co., Inc. (McLean, VA USA | 100 – 499 Employees | Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations) for LOCALiQ v1

Social Media Channel of the Year
Gold
SE2, LLC (Topeka, KS USA | 500 – 2,499 Employees | Others: Life Insurance and Annuities) for SE2 expands online presence through LinkedIn and employee ambassador program

Corporate Milestone of the Year
Gold
VAI (Ronkonkoma, NY USA | 100 – 499 Employees | Information Technology Software) Milestone: Leading ERP Developer, VAI, Celebrates 40 Years in Business
Silver
Advance Financial (Nashville, TN USA | 500 – 2,499 Employees | Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance) Milestone: Hired 1,000th Employee

2017 One Planet Awards | American + World Business Awards

2nd Annual 2017 One Planet Awards | American + World Business

Most Awarded (alphabetically)
ARIIX
Bloomberg Tax Technology
Makers Nutrition, LLC
Rocket Software
TASC (Total Administrative Services Corporation)

Company of the Year – 11 – 99 Employees
Gold
Ad Exchange Group (Irvine, CA USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations)
Silver
Makers Nutrition, LLC (Hauppauge, NY USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Manufacturing)

Company of the Year – 100 – 499 Employees
Gold
Vinci Construction Grands Projets (Hong Kong SCL 1103 & 1122) (Hong Kong – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Real Estate and Construction)
Silver
ARIIX (Bountiful, UT USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Consumer Products and Services)
Bronze
Nintex (Bellevue, WA USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Cloud Computing/SaaS/Internet)
Proven IT (Tinley Park, IL USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Business Products and Services)

Company of the Year – 500 – 2,499 Employees
Gold
Rimini Street, Inc. (Las Vegas, NV USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Others – Third party provider of enterprise software support services) for Rimini Street completed merger with GPIAC, began trading as RMNI

Best Place To Work – 11 – 99 Employees
Gold
Relationship One (Minneapolis, MN USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations)
Silver
Makers Nutrition, LLC (Hauppauge, NY USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Manufacturing)

Best Place To Work – 100 – 499 Employees
Gold
Proven IT (Tinley Park, IL USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Business Products and Services) for In 2017, Proven achieved 20% growth for the fourth consecutive year.

Environmental Responsibility Program of the Year
Gold
TerraCycle (Trenton, NJ USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Environmental Products and Services) for TerraCycle and Procter & Gamble have partnered to create the world’s first recyclable shampoo bottle made from plastic collected from beaches, rivers and other waterways.

Fastest Growing Company of the Year
Gold
Advance Financial (Nashville, TN USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance)
Silver
Makers Nutrition, LLC (Hauppauge, NY USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Manufacturing)

Minority Owned Business of the Year
Gold
Cosmique Global Inc. (New York, NY USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Business Products and Services)

Most Customer Friendly Company Of The Year
Gold
Rimini Street, Inc. (Las Vegas, NV USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Others – Third party provider of enterprise software support services) for Exceeded client satisfaction target, achieving 4.8 out of 5.0 rating

Most Innovative Tech Company of the Year
Gold
SSO Easy (Needham, MA USA – 1 – 10 Employees – Industry: Cloud Computing/SaaS/Internet)
Silver
SYSPRO (Costa Mesa, CA USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Information Technology Software)

New Product & Service Growth of the Year
Gold
Makers Nutrition, LLC (Hauppauge, NY USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Manufacturing)

PR Agency of the Year
Gold
Zintel Public Relations LLC (Houston, TX USA – 1 – 10 Employees – Industry: Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations)

Accounting / Auditing Executive of the Year
Gold
Lisa Fitzpatrick, Vice President and General Manager of Tax & Accounting – Bloomberg Tax (Arlington, VA USA – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance)

Business Development Executive of the Year
Gold
Phil Gahn, Chief Business Development Officer – RippleNami, Inc. (Nairobi, Kenya, Africa – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Information Technology Software)
Silver
Pam Reynolds, Chief Development Officer – TASC (Total Administrative Services Corporation) (Madison, WI USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Business Products and Services)

CEO of the Year
Gold
Andrew A. Dahl, President and CEO – ZIVO Bioscience, Inc. (Keego Harbor, MI USA – 1 – 10 Employees – Industry: Others – Agriculture Biotech)
Silver
Jennifer Tejada, CEO – PagerDuty (San Francisco, CA USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Cloud Computing/SaaS/Internet)

CIO of the Year
Gold
Wenhan Zhang, Chief Information Officer and Founder – ARIIX (Bountiful, UT USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Consumer Products and Services)

COO of the Year
Gold
Riley Timmer, Chief Operations Officer and Founder – ARIIX (Bountiful, UT USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Consumer Products and Services)

Corporate Communications Executive of the Year
Gold
Janice V. Kapner, Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications – T-Mobile (Bellevue, WA USA – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Telecommunications)

Executive of the Year
Gold
Ron Pohl, Senior Vice President and Chief Operations Officer – Best Western Hotels & Resorts (Phoenix, AZ USA – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Hospitality, Travel, Recreation, and Leisure)

Finance Executive of the Year
Gold
Jeff Yates, Chief Financial Officer and Founder – ARIIX (Bountiful, UT USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Consumer Products and Services)

Marketing Executive of the Year
Gold
Don Bush, VP of Marketing – Kount (Boise, ID USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Security Services)

Maverick of the Year
Gold
Dirk Van Hyning, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer – Alexium International Group Limited (Greer, SC USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Chemicals)
Silver
Vivian Chung, Vice President of Marketing – ARIIX (Bountiful, UT USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Consumer Products and Services)

Partners, Channels, and VARs Executive of the Year
Gold
George Kriza, Founder & CEO – MTC Performance (Schaumburg, IL USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Business Products and Services)

PR Executive of the Year
Gold
Taunia Lin Kipp, Global SVP, Marketing & Business Development – Kaseya (Miami, FL USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Information Technology Software)

Research and Development Executive of the Year
Gold
Deanna Latson, Chief Product Officer and Founder – ARIIX (Bountiful, UT USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Consumer Products and Services)

Sales Executive of the Year
Gold
Greg Amdur, Vice President and Head of Sales – Bloomberg Tax Technology (Arlington, VA USA – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance)

Technology Executive of the Year
Gold
Ken Crutchfield, Vice President – Bloomberg Tax Technology (Arlington, VA USA – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance)

Female Entrepreneur of the Year
Gold
Taly Dery, Chief Executive Officer – BetterAir (Hollywood, FL USA – 1 – 10 Employees – Industry: Environmental Products and Services)
Silver
Stephynie Malik, Founder, President & CEO – MalikCo (Walnut Creek, CA USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Consulting)

Female Executive of the Year
Gold
Deanna Latson, Chief Product Officer and Founder – ARIIX (Bountiful, UT USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Consumer Products and Services)
Silver
Bethany Mayer, President – Ixia Solutions Group, a Keysight Business (Calabasas, CA USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Security Services)
Dorothy Dowling, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer – Best Western International (Phoenix, AZ USA – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Hospitality, Travel, Recreation, and Leisure)
Bronze
Maria C. Horton, CEO and President – EmeSec (Chantilly, VA USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Security Services)
Marie Hattar, CMO – Keysight Technologies (Santa Rosa, CA USA – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Others – Electronics testing and measurement)

Female Maverick of the Year
Gold
Vivian Chung, Vice President of Marketing – ARIIX (Bountiful, UT USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Consumer Products and Services)
Silver
Caroline W. Kane, CEO – CKR Property Management (Houston, TX USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Real Estate and Construction)

Female Product or Program Professional of the Year
Gold
Kathy Blumenfeld, Vice President of Special Operations – TASC (Total Administrative Services Corporation) (Madison, WI USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Business Products and Services)

Female Lifetime Achievement Award (10 or more years of experience)
Gold
Sharon Rowlands, President, USA Today Network Marketing Solutions and CEO – ReachLocal (Woodland Hills, CA USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations)
Silver
Tagui Veronica Manoyan, Executive Creative Director – Bon Choix Couture Inc. (Glendale, CA USA – 1 – 10 Employees – Industry: Media & Entertainment)
Bronze
Janet Sun, Director, R&D, z/OS Storage and Cloud Solutions – Rocket Software (Waltham, MA USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Information Technology Software)

Executive Team of the Year
Gold
Fred Cooper, CEO and Founder – ARIIX (Bountiful, UT USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Consumer Products and Services) Team members include: Fred Cooper – CEO and Founder, Mark Wilson – President and Founder, Jeff Yates – CFO and Founder, Riley Timmer – COO and Founder, Wenhan Zhang – CIO and Founder, Deanna Latson – CPO and Founder, and Ian Chandler – CSO and Founder

Corporate Communications Team of the Year
Gold
Christine Washburn, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer – Rocket Corporate Communications Team – Rocket Software (Waltham, MA USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Information Technology Software)

Customer Service Team of the Year
Gold
Moses Peraza, Director, Customer Support- Spireon, Inc. (Irvine, CA USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Automotive, Transportation, Storage, and Logistics) Team members include: Supervisors: Christine Olson, David Gilmore, managing team of 46

Marketing Team of the Year
Gold
Laura Callow, Vice President of Marketing – RevenueWire (Victoria, BC Canada – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Information Technology Services) Team members include: Scott Daly, Kalani Diehl, Alison Fisher, Isaac Justesen, Shane Moore, Dean Wray.
Silver
Peter Isaacson, Chief Marketing Officer – Demandbase (San Francisco, CA USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations) Team members include: Lisa Ames, Rachel Balik, Lillian Bui, John Dering, Christine Farrier, Jessica Fewless, Hope Garbo, Becky Higgins, Phil Hollrah, Nani Jansen, Neha Jewalikar, Leanne Moir, Erica Perng, Jonah Phillips, Luis Romero, Mimi Rosenheim, Stephen Scowcroft, Stephanie Thomas, Beth Tiltges, Rory Tokunaga

Support Team of the Year
Gold
Tim Shea, Manager, MultiValue Worldwide Technical Support – MultiValue Technical Support Team – Rocket Software (Waltham, MA USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Information Technology Software) Team members include: Tim Shea, Jonathan Evans, Bryan Glassick, Reynal Cocaign, Andrew Clay, Brian Kupzyk, Christian Bristow, Emma Breslin, Gene Joines, Jim Abshire, Joel Yates, John Jenkins, Michael Belme, Mike Rajkowski, Stuart Mackenzie, Ben Peach, Mark Shannon, Kathy Gargas, Anastasia Nesterenko, Tatyana Dyumina, Brian Cram, Chris Macadam, Claude Marinelli, David Skipsey, Greg Thompson, Jean Lemonnier, Mark Puchalski, Don Cameron, Mark LaRocca

Most Innovative Product of the Year – 11 – 99 Employees
Gold
Clarius Mobile Health (Burnaby, CA USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, Biotech, Health Products & Services) for Clarius Ultrasound Scanner v3.3
Silver
Reflektive (San Francisco, CA USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Human Resources) for Reflektive v2.0
Bronze
Kount (Boise, ID USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Security Services) for Kount Central

Most Innovative Product of the Year – 100 – 499 Employee
Gold
SweetIQ (Montreal, QC Canada – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations) for SweetIQ Store Locator Software
Silver
ARIIX (Bountiful, UT USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Consumer Products and Services) for NATRIIX™ v1

Most Innovative Product of the Year – 500 – 2,499 Employee
Gold
The Climate Corporation (San Francisco, CA USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Others – Agriculture) for Climate FieldView™ digital agriculture platform v5.2
Silver
IonTuition (Rolling Meadows, IL USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Information Technology Software) for IonPay v3.1.20170804

Most Innovative Product of the Year – 2,500 or more Employees
Gold
Bloomberg Tax Technology (Arlington, VA USA – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance) for Bloomberg Tax Technology Suite of Tax Management Software (BNA Corporate Tax Analyzer, BNA State Tax Analyzer, BNA Fixed Assets Web)

Most Innovative Service of the Year
Gold
Orange (Chatillon, France – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Telecommunications) for Check & Go Mobile Connect
Silver
NEO Tech (Chatsworth, CA USA – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Electronics) for Product Commercialization, Design and Contract Manufacturing
Bronze
OnProcess Technology (Ashland, MA USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Business Products and Services) for OnProcess Dynamic Parts Planning Service
Rimini Street, Inc. (Las Vegas, NV USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Others – Third party provider of enterprise software support services) for Enterprise Software Support
SignUpGenius (Charlotte, NC USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Cloud Computing/SaaS/Internet) for SignUpGenius.com

New Product or Service of the Year – 11 – 99 Employees
Gold
MTC Performance (Schaumburg, IL USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Business Products and Services) for Channel Manager & Vendor Manager Pro Series
Silver
RevenueWire (Victoria, BC Canada – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Information Technology Services) for RevenueWire Full Service
Bronze
Makers Nutrition, LLC (Hauppauge, NY USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Manufacturing) for Makers Nutrition Private Label Program v2

New Product or Service of the Year – 100 – 499 Employee
Gold
ARIIX (Bountiful, UT USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Consumer Products and Services) for Puritii Water Filtration System v2
Silver
Impartner (South Jordan, UT USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Cloud Computing/SaaS/Internet) for Impartner PRM v5.3.1
Bronze
ZINFI Technologies, Inc. (Pleasanton, CA USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Cloud Computing/SaaS/Internet) for Partner Relationship Management v8.8

New Product or Service of the Year – 500 – 2,499 Employees
Gold
ReachLocal (Woodland Hills, CA USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations) for ReachLocal Buyer Journey Digital Marketing Suite
Silver
TASC (Total Administrative Services Corporation) (Madison, WI USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Business Products and Services) for Charity Enrollment Program v1

Annual Report of the Year
Gold
Bruce Power (Tiverton, Ontario, Canada – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Energy & Utilities) for Bruce Power’s 2016 Annual Report: Powered by Our People

Blog of the Year
Gold
Rocket Software (Waltham, MA USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Information Technology Software) for Rocket MultiValue Blog

Newsletter of the Year
Gold
Bruce Power (Tiverton, Ontario, Canada – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Energy & Utilities) for Bruce Power’s Internal Newsletter – The Point

PR or Marketing Campaign of the Year
Gold
BLAZE PR (Santa Monica, CA USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations) for Helping BIOHM Go Fungal In A Very Competitive Market
Silver
Vernier Software & Technology (Beaverton, OR USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Education and Training) for Vernier Total Solar Eclipse Campaign

Product or Service Launch of the Year
Gold
Crystal Cruises (Miami, FL USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Hospitality, Travel, Recreation, and Leisure) for Crystal Skye Launch
Silver
Orange County Water District (OCWD) (Fountain Valley, CA USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Non-Profit or Government Organizations), Orange County Sanitation District (OCSD) (Fountain Valley, CA USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Non-Profit or Government Organizations), and Dick Jones Communications: Los Angeles, CA USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations) for The Groundwater Replenishment System (GWRS) California Bottled Water Campaign Launch
Bronze
BLAZE PR (Santa Monica, CA USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations) for Helping BIOHM Go Fungal In A Very Competitive Market

Social Media Channel of the Year
Gold
Aflac (Columbus, Aflac (Columbus, GA USA – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance) for The Aflac Duck, a Friend Indeed – Social Media: Facebook

Corporate Milestone of the Year
Gold
Advance Financial (Nashville, TN USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance) for Advance Financial Reached New Communities
Silver
D&H Distributing (Harrisburg, PA USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Wholesale & Distribution) for D&H Distributing’s Centennial Anniversary – founded 1918

2016 One Planet Awards | American + World Business Awards

Annual 2016 One Planet Awards | American + World Business

Most Awarded (alphabetically)
ARIIX
PJ Lhuillier Group of Companies
Swift Transportation Company
Makers Nutrition, LLC
ReachLocal
Rimini Street, Inc.

Company of the Year – 11 – 99 Employees
Gold
Makers Nutrition, LLC (Hauppauge, NY USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, Biotech, Health Products & Services)

Company of the Year – 100 – 499 Employees
Gold
USHEALTH Group, Inc. (Fort Worth, TX USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance)

Company of the Year – 500 – 2,499 Employees
Gold
Vertical Communications (Santa Clara, CA USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Telecommunications)
Silver
Rimini Street, Inc. (Las Vegas, NV USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Information Technology Services)

Company of the Year – 2,500 or more Employees
Gold
Infinite Computer Solutions (Rockville, MD USA – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Information Technology Services)
Silver
PJ Lhuillier Group of Companies (Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance)

Best Place to Work
Gold
Makers Nutrition, LLC (Hauppauge, NY USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, Biotech, Health Products & Services)

Comeback Company of the Year
Gold
Kaseya (Miami, FL USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Information Technology Software)

Corporate Social Responsibility Program of the Year
Gold
Advance Financial (Nashville, TN USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance)
Silver
PJ Lhuillier Group of Companies (Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance)

Environmental Responsibility Program of the Year
Gold
PJ Lhuillier Group of Companies (Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance)

Fastest Growing Company of the Year
Gold
GTT Communications (McLean, VA USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Telecommunications)
Silver
ARIIX (Bountiful, UT USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Others… Direct Sales)

Most Customer Friendly Company Of The Year
Gold
Rimini Street, Inc. (Las Vegas, NV USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Information Technology Services)
Silver
Advance Financial (Nashville, TN USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance)

Most Innovative Tech Company of the Year
Gold
PagerDuty (San Francisco, CA USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Information Technology Software)

Executive of the Year
Gold
Nicholas Clark, Chief Executive Officer – Alexium International (Greenville, SC USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Chemicals)

CEO of the Year – 11 – 99 Employees
Gold
Roberta Leach, Chief Executive Officer – RevenueWire (Victoria, British Columbia, Canada – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Others… Ecommerce)

CEO of the Year – 100 – 499 Employees
Gold
Troy McQuagge, President and CEO – USHEALTH Group, Inc. (Fort Worth, TX USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance)
Silver
Fred Cooper, Founder & CEO – ARIIX (Bountiful, UT USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Others… Direct Sales)

CEO of the Year – 2,500 or more Employees
Gold
Ganesh Ayyar, CEO and Executive Director – Mphasis (Bangalore, India and New York, NY USA – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Information Technology Services)
Silver
Jean Henri D. Lhuillier, President and CEO – PJ Lhuillier Group of Companies (Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance)

COO of the Year
Gold
Riley Timmer, Founder & Chief Operating Officer – ARIIX (Bountiful, UT USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Others… Direct Sales)

Innovator of the Year
Gold
Jean Henri D. Lhuillier, President and CEO – PJ Lhuillier Group of Companies (Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance)

Marketing Executive of the Year
Gold
Peter Isaacson, Chief Marketing Officer – Demandbase (San Francisco, CA USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations)

Technology Executive of the Year
Gold
Ken Crutchfield, Vice President of Software Products – Bloomberg BNA (Arlington, VA USA – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance)
Silver
Aman Naimat, Senior Vice President of Technology – Demandbase (San Francisco, CA USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations)
Peter Bailey, Chief Executive Officer – Vertical Communications (Santa Clara, CA USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Telecommunications)

Female Executive of the Year
Gold
Sharon Rowlands, Chief Executive Officer – ReachLocal (Woodland Hills, CA USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations)
Silver
Deanna Latson, Founder & Chief Product Officer – ARIIX (Bountiful, UT USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Others… Direct Sales)

Female Innovator of the Year
Gold
Neslihan Hidirligil, Founder/CEO – N&F Global Corp (New York, NY USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Retail)

Female Lifetime Achievement Award (10 or more years of experience)
Gold
Terri Matthews, Chief Executive Officer – Jaden’s Voice (Philadelphia, PA USA – 11 – 99 Employees (Non-Profit or Government Organizations)

Team of the Year Awards
Executive Team of the Year
Gold
Fred Cooper, Chief Executive Officer – ARIIX (Bountiful, UT USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Others… Direct Sales) Team includes: CEO Fred Cooper, President Mark Wilson, CFO Jeff Yates, COO Riley Timmer, CPO Deanna Latson, CIO Wenhan Zhang, and CSO Ian Chandler

Customer Service Team of the Year
Gold
Jason Aller, Vice President of Customer Service – Swift Transportation (Phoenix, AZ USA – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Automotive, Transportation, Storage, and Logistics) Team members include: Wendell Rhea, Memphis; Daniel Jackson, Memphis; Paul Harris, Phoenix; Tracey Dover, Denver; Russ Buffaloe, Greer;

Human Resources Team of the Year
Gold
Deborah Owens, Vice President of Human Resources – Swift Transportation (Phoenix, AZ USA – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Automotive, Transportation, Storage, and Logistics) Team members include: Pat Ahern, Senior Director of Talent Development; Lindsay Wilbert, Director of Compliance & Employee Relations; LaVawn McCullough, Director of HRIS Services/Compensation; Deborah Owens, Vice President of Human Resources; Cozette Phifer, Vice President of Marketing & Communications.

Most Innovative Product of the Year – 11 – 99 Employees
Gold
EmployeeChannel (San Francisco, CA USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Human Resources) for Navera Employee Communication App v1
Silver
Attivo Networks, Fremont, CA USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Security Services) for ThreatMatrix Deception and Response Platform v3.4
Entuity (Marlborough, MA USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Information Technology Software) for Entuity Network Management v16.5
Impartner (South Jordan, UT USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Cloud Computing/SaaS/Internet) for Impartner PRM
Makers Nutrition, LLC (Hauppauge, NY USA – 11 – 99 Employees – Industry: Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, Biotech, Health Products & Services) for Stock Softgels

Most Innovative Product of the Year – 100 – 499 Employees
Gold
ARIIX (Bountiful, UT USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Consumer Products and Services) for Jouve

Most Innovative Product of the Year – 500 – 2,499 Employees
Gold
American Psychological Association (Washington, DC USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Non-Profit or Government Organizations) for APA Style CENTRAL®

Most Innovative Product of the Year – 2,500 or more Employees
Gold
Bloomberg BNA (Arlington, VA USA – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance) for BNA Fixed Assets™ Web v2016.2

Most Innovative Service of the Year
Gold
Rimini Street, Inc. (Las Vegas, NV USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Information Technology Services) for independent Software Support Services

New Product or Service of the Year – 100 – 499 Employees
Gold
Alignment Healthcare (Orange, CA USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, Biotech, Health Products & Services) for SmartHMO Plan
Silver
Seismic (San Diego, CA USA – 100 – 499 Employees – Industry: Information Technology Software) for Seismic WorkSpace v1.0

New Product or Service of the Year – 500 – 2,499 Employees
Gold
ReachLocal (Woodland Hills, CA USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations) for ReachEdge v3.0

New Product or Service of the Year – 2,500 or more Employees
Gold
Aloft Hotels (Stamford, CT USA – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Hospitality, Travel, Recreation, and Leisure) for Aloft Hotels Emoji Room Service
Silver
Infinite Computer Solutions (Rockville, MD USA – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Information Technology Services) for Zyter, a collaboration platform v1

Event of the Year
Gold
Swift Transportation (Phoenix, AZ USA – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Automotive, Transportation, Storage, and Logistics) for Swift Transportation’s 50th Anniversary Event Honors Drivers and Company Legacy

PR or Marketing Campaign of the Year
Gold
ReachLocal (Woodland Hills, CA USA – 500 – 2,499 Employees – Industry: Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations) for All Dry USA and ReachLocal Address Digital Marketing Challenge
Silver
PJ Lhuillier Group of Companies (Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Accounting, Banking, Financial, and Insurance) for Microinsurance as a Disaster Resilience Tool

Video or Film of the Year
Gold
Swift Transportation (Phoenix, AZ USA – 2,500 or more Employees – Industry: Automotive, Transportation, Storage, and Logistics) for Swift Transportation’s Swift Express Video