The Bronze Stevie Award was presented to Silvana Gaia at a gala ceremony in New York
Silvana Gaia, Vice President of Customer Success for Belatrix Software, a leading software development company, won bronze in the 2018 “Women in Business” awards, in the technology category. The 15th annual Women In Business Awards was held in New York.
The Stevie Awards for Women in Business honor women executives, entrepreneurs, employees, and the companies they run– worldwide. The Stevie Awards have been hailed as the world’s premier business awards. More than 1,500 entries were submitted this year for consideration in more than 90 categories. Finalists were determined by the average scores of more than 200 business professionals around the world, working on five juries.
Silvana was recognized for driving valuable successes for Belatrix and helping the organization become one of the fastest growing providers of software development services. Under her leadership, Silvana jointly launched the organization’s Silicon Valley headquarters, formed Belatrix’s Technical Consulting practice and established the Customer Success Management division within the company. She has been active in promoting more women to get involved in technology, and continues to be an outstanding ambassador for Belatrix and the wider technology community.
This year’s Stevie Awards for Women in Business event was complemented by a new one-day educational and networking event called the Women|Future Conference. Silvana was selected as the moderator for the session examining the impact of automation.
“Being named a Bronze Stevie award winner for Woman of the Year is a remarkable honor. This award validates not only the work that I do, but also the work of my diligent and supportive team. Being a part of the Belatrix family for over 15 years has allowed me to grow tremendously in my professional career and I couldn’t be more thankful. Belatrix champions women like me – women in technology – and advocates for our diverse stories and voices to be heard. I would like to accept this award on behalf of the entire organization and thank the Stevie awards for this outstanding recognition,” said Silvana Gaia, Vice President of Customer Success.