LAS VEGAS – HapYak was presented with a Silver Stevie® Award in the Marketing Solution – New Version category for its Interactive Video Platform in the 12th annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service.  The recognition was announced at a gala awards banquet Friday evening, February 23 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.

The Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service are the world’s top honors for customer service, contact center, business development and sales professionals.

HapYak’s interactive video platform provides an easy, out-of-the-box way for any user to create clickable, trackable, and shoppable on-demand video experiences — using any video or online video platform.  With a secure interactivity and data layer delivered from the cloud, the platform lets users add links, branching, navigational elements, response mechanisms, shopping carts and more to drive highly relevant, personalized and measurable audience interactions.

“We’re delighted that HapYak’s ability to deliver powerful behavioral data from video impressed the judges as much as it has the marketing leaders we serve,” said Mark Portu, CEO of HapYak. “We’re helping organizations track the results of their video investments and use these insights to refine sales and marketing processes to drive important business results.”

More than 2,500 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were evaluated in this year’s competition. Winners were determined by the average scores of more than 150 professionals worldwide in seven specialized judging committees. Entries were considered in 89 categories for customer service and contact center achievements, including new products and services.

Details about the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service and the list of Stevie winners in all categories are available at www.StevieAwards.com/sales.

About the Stevie Awards

Stevie Awards are 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 Great Employers, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 10,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 60 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide.

About HapYak Interactive Video

Used by the world’s top brands, universities and people like you, HapYak’s interactive tools and data connect every video strategy to business results.