Sep 14 2020

Press Release - Whale Logistics Australia wins Gold Stevie® Award in 2020 International Business Awards

Sydney, NSW – 9th September, 2020 – Whale Logistics Australia has added to their 2019 success of 1 Gold, 1 Silver and 1 Bronze with three more Stevie Awards most notably winner of a Gold Stevie® Award in the Most Innovative Company of the Year category in The 17th Annual International Business Awards® today.

Whale Logistics has been named 2020

1. Winner of a Gold Stevie® Award in the Most Innovative Company category in The 17th Annual International Business Awards® today.

2. Winner of Silver Stevie® Award in the Fastest-Growing Company of the Year - in Asia, Australia and New Zealand category.

3. Winner of Silver Stevie® Award in the Company of the Year - Transportation - Medium Sized category

The International Business Awards are the world’s premier business awards program. All individuals and organizations worldwide – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small - are eligible to submit nominations. The 2020 IBAs received entries from organizations in 63 nations and territories.

Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word for “crowned,” the awards will be presented to winners at a gala awards banquet at the ANDAZ Hotel am Belvedere, Vienna, Austria on 19 October.

More than 3,800 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Company of the Year, Marketing Campaign of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, Startup of the Year, Corporate Social Responsibility Program of the Year, and Executive of the Year, among others. This year’s competition also featured a number of free-to-enter categories to recognize organizations’ and individuals’ response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Whale Logistics Australia’s Managing Director, Ryan Cummings, congratulated those who were nominated and attributed the win to his team. “Being recognised globally for a business our size during a recession shows the strength of our solutions, passion of our people and trust our customers have in Whale Logistics."

Stevie Award winners were determined by the average scores of more than 250 executives worldwide who participated in the judging process from July through early September.

“Despite the unprecedented impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on organizations and working people worldwide, the number and quality of nominations we received in this year’s International Business Awards attests to the continued outstanding performance of many organizations. The commitment we’ve seen through these nominations to maintaining the success, health, and safety of employees, customers, and communities is truly impressive,” said Stevie Awards president Maggie Gallagher.

Details about The International Business Awards and the lists of Stevie Award winners are available at

About Whale Logistics Australia

Whale Logistics is Australia's number 1 freight forwarding and logistics company. At Whale, We help businesses grow by delivering efficient supply chain solutions that deliver guaranteed cost reductions, improved cash flow and profit margins.

Whale Logistics offer ocean freight, airfreight, customs clearance, domestic transport as well warehouse and distribution throughout Australia. Come and talk to one of our logistics specialists about how we can help your business grow and achieve success. 

Learn more about Whale Logistics Australia at

About the Stevie Awards

Stevie Awards are conferred in eight programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Middle East & North Africa Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards®, The International Business Awards®, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 12,000 nominations each year from organizations in more than 70 nations. 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

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