GTT Communications, Inc. the leading global cloud networking provider to multinational clients, announced today that Rick Calder, president and CEO, was named the winner of a Gold Stevie® Award for Executive of the Year in the telecommunications category in the 13th Annual International Business AwardsSM. This is the highest award honor in this category.
Rick Calder was named president and CEO of GTT in 2007. Since that time, the company has experienced dynamic growth and financial success. Over the past several years, GTT has significantly expanded its service portfolio, increased its network size and physical presence in new markets, and dramatically grown its global workforce.
The International Business Awards is the world’s premier global business awards program. The judges selected this year’s winners from a record pool of more than 3,800 nominations across 60 nations. Submissions came from organizations of all sizes across virtually every industry.
GTT was also honored with the Silver Stevie Award for Company of the Year in the telecommunications category and for the Fastest-Growing Company of the Year in Canada and the United States.