Stage 2 Networks Is the Proud Recipient of Two 2012 Stevie® Awards

Stage 2 Receives the Gold Award for Executive of the Year and the Silver Award for Company of the Year at the 10th Annual American Business Awards

New York, NY (September 19, 2012) Stage 2 Networks, a cloud communications leader in the New York metropolitan area, is honored to announce today its receipt of a Gold Stevie Award for Executive of the Year as well as a Silver Stevie Award for Company of the Year, awarded in the Telecommunications category at The 10th Annual American Business Awards presented on September 17 in San Francisco.

The American Business Awards are the nation’s premier business awards program, and the Stevie Award trophy is considered one of the business world’s most coveted prizes.  Created to honor companies that demonstrate excellence through numerous achievements and positive contributions within the business sector, the Stevie Award plays an instrumental role in bringing further recognition to many of Stage 2’s recent professional successes.

“We are honored to obtain not one, but two coveted Stevie® Awards for Company of the Year and Executive of the Year. What distinguishes Stage 2 from its competitors is our ability to provide customers with not just a voice service, but a comprehensive voice solution, as well as the support of a dedicated team of professionals that offer personalized service and truly care about their client’s satisfaction,” comments Joe Gillette, Chairman and CEO of Stage 2 Networks. “These awards are yet another great example of Stage 2’s growing track record of success, and come on the heels of other recent, exciting announcements including our ranking on Inc. Magazine’s 31st annual Inc. 500|5000.”

Stevie Award winners were selected by more than 270 executives nationwide who participated in the judging process this year. The judging panel reviewed more than 3,000 nominations from small, mid-size and large organizations from virtually every industry.


About Stage 2 Networks

Stage 2 Networks is among the forerunners in opening up the cloud-communications universe to companies of all sizes. Stage 2’s robust network allows businesses to access a comprehensive portfolio of communications services including, SIP trunking, TDM/PRI, POTs, cloud-based unified communications (UC), advanced voice applications, and network services for both voice and data. Stage 2 delivers creative, customized solutions to businesses that will receive streamlined communications with enhanced quality of service, while drastically lowering their capital expenditures. Stage 2 is a founding member of the Cloud Communications Alliance. For more information visit

About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in four programs: The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service.  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


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