Cloquet, MN (07-06-2017) Mision4Sight was named the winner of the Bronze Stevie.
Award at the 15th Annual American Business Awards for providing children’s eyewear to disadvantaged youth, alongside prominent companies including Best Western Hotels & Resorts and Verizon Wireless.
The American Business Awards are the nation’s premier business awards program, created in 2002 to honor and generate public recognition of the achievements and positive contribution of organizations and working professionals worldwide. Logan Towne, of Cloquet, MN, was presented with the award on June 20 in New York City. He was the youngest winner. Towne is currently a student at The College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, MN. He was 1 of 150 who received awards, with 500 people in attendance.
More than 3,600 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.
Mission4Sight was nominated in the “Organization of the Year – nonprofit or government” category. More than 190 professionals worldwide participated in the Details about the American Business Awards and the list of 2017 Stevie winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/ABA
About The Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are the 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 dollars.
Mission4Sight is a Minnesota 501C3 corporation set up by three friends after volunteering on a mission trip to an Ophthalmology clinic in Rural Mexico. Mission4Sight has been set up to find optical partners to supply frames and lenses to support the goal of sight to these worldwide missions.