The Vesta Team is thrilled to announce that Susan Frech, our CEO, has been named the winner of a Silver Stevie® Award in the category of Best Female Entrepreneur – Business Products (11 – 2,500 employees) in the 19th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business.

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. 

A winner of five previous Stevie Awards, Sue was praised by the judges for her commitment to advancing MarTech innovation and for transforming the relationship between brands and their consumers through Community Powered Marketing. 

“It’s truly an honor to be recognized by the Stevie Awards for Women in Business,” said Susan. “I’m proud to be recognized among such an amazing group of women and am delighted to celebrate alongside them in their achievements.”

More than 1,500 entries were submitted this year for consideration in more than 100 categories. Award winners were determined by the average scores of more than 200 business professionals around the world, working on eight juries. 

Maggie Miller, president of the Stevie Awards, said, “In its 19th year, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business received an outstanding body of nominations from women in organizations of all types, in 27 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