With more than 3,700 award nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry, The American Business Awards® announced John Harris, Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing, as a GOLD STEVIE® WINNER for a Lifetime Achievement Award—Business Services Industries.
Harris is a member of EnerBank’s executive management team playing a pivotal role in shaping strategy and policy for the bank, as well as defining the bank’s long-term marketing and product strategies. In addition, he mentors and manages a team of relationship management, business development, training, and marketing professionals.
Harris joined the bank in 2004 after serving for several years as Vice President/Marketing for KeySpan Home Energy Services, a multi-state residential HVAC, and plumbing contractor. Prior to working at KeySpan, Harris was a senior executive and Chief Marketing Officer of several regional and national financial services companies, including Valley National Bancorp and CenTrust Bank. He has over 35 years’ experience in the finance and home improvement sectors. Harris holds a bachelor’s degree in Marketing and Economics from Florida State University.
Prior to his recent selection as a STEVIE Award Winner, Harris was awarded Sales & Marketer of the Year (SAMY) by Utah Business Magazine.
“The nominations submitted for The 2018 American Business Awards were outstanding. The competition was intense, and those recognized as Stevie Award Winners should be immensely proud of this accomplishment,” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards.
Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word meaning “crowned,” the awards will be presented to winners at a gala ceremony at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York on Monday, June 11.
Additional details about The American Business Awards and the list of 2018 Stevie Award Winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/ABA.