THE OMNIA GROUP NAMED AS FINALIST IN

8th ANNUAL STEVIE® AWARDS FOR WOMEN IN BUSINESS

Stevie Award Winners to Be Announced in New York on November 11

Tampa, FL – October 13, 2011 – The Omnia Group was named a Finalist in the Best Overall Company of the Year – Service Businesses – Up to 100 Employees – Business Services category in the 8th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business.

The Stevie Awards for Women in Business honor women executives, entrepreneurs, and the companies they run – worldwide. The Stevie Awards have been hailed as the world’s premier business awards.

Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word “crowned,” winners will be announced during a gala event at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York on Friday, November 11. Nominated women executives and entrepreneurs from the U.S.A and several other countries are expected to attend. The presentations will be broadcast live on radio in the U.S.A. by the Business TalkRadio Network.

More than 1,300 entries – a record for the competition – were submitted this year for consideration in 75 categories, including Best Executive, Best Entrepreneur, Women Helping Women, and Communications Campaign of the Year. The Omnia Group is a Finalist in the Best Overall Company of the Year – Service Businesses – Up to 100 Employees – Business Services category.

The Omnia Group is a behavioral assessment and employment consulting firm located in Tampa, FL. Established in 1985, The Omnia Group helps clients worldwide avoid bad hires, manage more effectively and retain top talent with remarkable results.

“Being named a finalist for Best Overall Company of the Year is a huge honor,” said Valerie Harwell, Chief Executive Officer of the Omnia Group. “It highlights Omnia’s dedication to providing companies with the tools they need to discover, understand and evolve their most valuable asset – their people!”

Finalists were chosen by business professionals worldwide during preliminary judging.

Members of the six final judging committees will select Stevie Award winners from among the Finalists during final judging.

“Women entrepreneurs and executives continue to innovate, excel, and impress,” said Michael Gallagher, president of the Stevie Awards. “Regardless of general economic conditions, the achievements of women-owned and –run organizations around the world remain high, and are reflected in this year’s impressive body of Finalists.”

“We are proud to receive the honorable recognition in this category,” said Heather Caswell, Chairman of the Omnia Group. “Omnia has talented employees who care about the company and are a direct reflection on this achievement.”

Details about the Stevie Awards for Women in Business and the list of Finalists in all categories are available at www.stevieawards.com/women.

The Omnia Group provides quality consulting, professional expertise and exceptional support to help our clients optimize employee potential. For more information on the Omnia Group visit: www.OmniaGroup.com

About The Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in four programs: The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. 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 www.stevieawards.com.

Sponsors and supporters of the 8th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business (as of October 12) include the Business TalkRadio Network, Coloredge, KeyBank | Key4Women, Melilea International Group of Companies, SDL, and Smart Reader Worldwide.

For more information contact:

Kerry Benik

813-280.3035 | kbenik@omniagroup.com

View the official Stevie Awards press release here

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