May 3, 2016

Applied Systems Honored with Five Stevie Awards of 2016 American Business Awards

University Park, Ill. – Applied Systems today announced that the company has been named the winner of five Stevie® Awards across New Product, Innovation of the Year, Apps, and Company of the Year categories in The 14th Annual American Business Awards. Applied products Applied Epic, IVANS Market Appetite, and Applied Mobile received Gold Stevie Awards and Applied PerformanceManagement and the Company received Bronze Stevie Awards in their respective categories.

The American Business Awards are the nation’s premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S. are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small. More than 3,400 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Startup of the Year, Executive of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, Marketing Campaign of the Year, Live Event of the Year, and App of the Year, among others.

“Applied is committed to revolutionizing the business of insurance through innovative software solutions, and we are pleased to be recognized by industry leaders across the country and among these honored companies by the Stevie Awards in Annual American Business Awards,” said Reid French, chief executive officer of Applied Systems. “These awards further underscore Applied’s role as the insurance industry’s trusted technology partner due to our commitment to innovation and customer success in today’s digital era.”

More than 250 professionals worldwide participated in the judging process to select this year’s Stevie Award winners. Applied received Gold Stevie Winner recognition for:

Applied received Bronze Stevie Winner recognition for:

“The judges were extremely impressed with the quality of entries we received this year. The competition was intense and every organization that has won should be proud,” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards.

Details about The American Business Awards and the list of 2016 Stevie winners are available at http://www.StevieAwards.com/ABA.

About Applied Systems
Applied Systems is the leading global provider of cloud-based software that powers the business of insurance. Recognized as a pioneer in insurance automation and data exchange between brokerages, insurers and their clients, Applied is the world’s largest provider of agency and brokerage management systems, serving customers throughout the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. By automating the insurance lifecycle, Applied enables millions of people around the world to safeguard and protect what matters most.

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.