Family Heritage Named Finalist in the 2010 Stevie Awards

Cleveland, Ohio – January 14, 2010 - Family Heritage has been named as a Finalist in 4 categories in the fourth annual Stevie Awards for Sales and Customer Service.

The categories are:

  • Sales Department of the Year
  • Sales Training/Coaching Program of the Year
  • Hiring and Recruiting Program of the Year
  • Customer Service Department of the Year

Other notable Finalists in these categories include well respected companies such as Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (Boston, MA), Marriott International (Bethesda, MD) and Sherwin-Williams Company (Cleveland, OH) to name a few.

Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word “crowned,” winners will be announced during a gala banquet on Monday, February 22 at the Eden Roc Renaissance Hotel in Miami Beach, Florida. Nominated customer service and sales executives from the U.S.A. and several other countries are expected to attend.

“Being named a Finalist in the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service is an important achievement,” said Michael Gallagher, president of the Stevie Awards. “It means that independent business executives have agreed that the nominee is worthy of international recognition. We congratulate all of the Finalists on their achievement and wish them well in the competition.”

Family Heritage won Stevie Awards in 2006 for Best Corporate Responsibility Program of the Year and Insurance Organization of the Year, and in 2007 for Sales Incentive Program of the Year. In 2009, Family Heritage was named a Finalist in the Sales Training Program of the Year. “It is always a great honor to be recognized for the effort we put forth as a company,” said President and CEO Howard Lewis. “Being nominated for these awards is an achievement the entire company can be proud of.”

Family Heritage is an industry leading provider of supplemental health insurance products to American families. For more information regarding Family Heritage, visit the Company’s website at www.familyheritagelife.com.