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Diligent Takes Home Numerous 2019 STEVIE® Awards for Women in Business

Four Diligent colleagues honored during the world's premier business awards for female executives

[New York, NY] - November 19, 2019 - Diligent Corporation is delighted to announce that four executives were named winners in several Stevie® Award categories during the 16th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business.

Hailed as the world's premier business awards, the Stevie Awards honor women executives, entrepreneurs, employees, and the companies they run - worldwide. The awards ceremony took place last night during a dinner event attended by more than 550 people at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City.

Congratulations to the following Diligent colleagues on their awards:

  • Silver for Female Executive of the Year: Amanda Carty, Chief Marketing Officer
  • Bronze for Maverick of the Year: Dottie Schindlinger, Vice President of Thought Leadership
  • Silver for Employee of the Year: Magda Borcal, Regional Vice President of Customer Success, EMEA
  • Gold for Employee of the Year: Shana Glenzer, Vice President of Marketing & Communications

'On behalf of Diligent, I'd like to congratulate Amanda, Dottie, Magda and Shana on these well-deserved awards,' said Brian Stafford, CEO, Diligent. 'Each day, we see the tremendous contributions they make to our company firsthand. I'm so pleased that their work is being recognized on a global stage by a program as prestigious as the Stevies.'

This year, more than 1,500 entries were submitted for consideration in more than 90 categories. The winners were selected by the average scores of more than 150 professionals worldwide on six specialized juries.

Maggie Gallagher, president of the Stevie Awards, said, 'In its 16th year, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business received an outstanding body of nominations from women in organizations of all types, in 25 nations. We are gratified by how meaningful it is to women to win a Stevie Award, and how impactful it can be on the futures of their careers and their organizations. We congratulate all of this year's Grand, Gold, Silver, and Bronze Stevie Award winners for their achievements.'

Details about the Stevie Awards for Women in Business and the list of Finalists in all categories are available at

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About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in eight programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards®, The International Business Awards®, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service, and the new Middle East Stevie Awards. 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.

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