Stevie Awards Extends International Business Awards® Final Entry Deadline Through July 18

FAIRFAX, Va., June 13, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Stevie® Awards, organizer of The International Business Awards®, has announced that the final entry deadline in the 2019 competition is extended to July 18. The original final entry deadline was June 12.

Recognized as the world's premier business awards program, The IBAs attract nominations from organizations in more than 70 nations and territories each year.

All individuals and organizations worldwide -- public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small -- may submit nominations to The International Business Awards. The 2019 awards will honor achievements since the beginning of 2018. Entry details are available at

Juries featuring more than 250 executives will determine the Stevie Award winners. Results will be announced August 13. Stevie Award winners will be presented their awards at a gala banquet in Vienna, Austria on October 19.

The International Business Awards recognize achievement in every facet of the workplace. Categories including, Management Awards, Company of the Year Awards, Customer Service Awards, Entrepreneur Awards, PR Awards, Web Awards, and many more.

There are many new and revised features of the IBAs for 2019:

    --  A variety of new categories, including the IT categories Best Technical
        Support Strategy and Implementation and Best Technical Support Solution.
        In categories for business-related media, there are many new Live Event,
        Publication, and Video categories.
    --  Entry fees have been eliminated for nominations to the Company of the
        Year categories. Gold, Silver, and Bronze Stevie winners in these 35
        by-industry categories will again be included in the worldwide public
        vote called the People's Choice Stevie Awards for Favorite Companies.
    --  In the Marketing, New Product & Service, and Public Relations
        categories, nominees may now submit a video of up to five minutes in
        length, instead of the traditional written Stevie Awards essay or case

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 Sales & Customer Service and the new Stevie Awards for Great Employers. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 12,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 70 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at

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