GuideWell Connect Wins Top 10 Spot in International Sales and Service Awards

Health care marketing services company picks up 13 Stevie awards overall


Jacksonville, Fla. – Winning the Gold Stevie award for sales process of the year, GuideWell Connect, a marketing services company leading innovative solutions in the health care industry, earned 13 awards and was among the top 10 companies worldwide at the 2015 Stevie Awards in Las Vegas. The awards recognize companies from around the world in sales, marketing and customer service, and are coveted by the biggest and best consumer brands from more than 50 countries.

GuideWell Connect also took home two silver and nine bronze awards, out of more than 1,900 nominations, in categories ranging from sales and business development to training and sales process.

Craig Thomas, GuideWell Connect president, said, “Thirteen total wins are a testament to the work and dedication of people and teams, not just within GuideWell Connect but across the entire GuideWell enterprise. Guidewell Connect is showing the health insurance industry how to better serve its customers, and these Stevie awards recognize that fact.”

Accepting the Grand Stevie award on behalf of GuideWell Connect, Mark Stryker, chief business development officer, noted, “This award is made possible by the powerful enterprise vision and the amazing work of hundreds of professionals within GuideWell Connect who live and breathe our mission and values every day, and their dedication to meeting and exceeding the promises we make to our clients.”


About GuideWell Connect
A wholly owned subsidiary of the GuideWell Mutual Holding Corporation (“GuideWell”), GuideWell Connect is a leading marketing services company advancing consumerism in health care. The company provides clients with the support they need to connect with their customers through member engagement programs, database marketing, e-commerce, and retail strategies and capabilities. For more information visit

About GuideWell Mutual Holding Corporation

GuideWell is a not-for-profit mutual holding company that is the parent to a family of forward-thinking companies focused on transforming health care. The GuideWell companies include: Florida Blue (Florida’s Blue Cross and Blue Shield plan), GuideWell Health (a health care delivery company), GuideWell Connect (a health care consumer marketing company), and Diversified Service Options (an administrative and claims processing company for state and federal health care programs). For more information, visit


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Kate Warnock

Kate is the social media manager for the GuideWell enterprise, and specializes in creating content that connects GuideWell with health influencers in the social space. Find her corporate podcasts on iTunes and follow her on Twitter @mkatewarnock.