MATRIXX Founder and VP of Marketing, Jennifer Kyriakakis, Wins Silver Stevie Award in Female Entrepreneur of the Year Category
Saratoga, Calif., December 5, 2019 — MATRIXX Software (www.matrixx.com) today announced that Jennifer Kyriakakis, founder and vice president of marketing, has won a 2019 Silver Stevie® Award for Women in Business in the Female Entrepreneur of the Year category among businesses with up to 2,500 employees. Kyriakakis was recognized not only for her role as vice president of marketing, positioning MATRIXX as a provider of next-generation, cloud native digital commerce solutions, but also for her leadership role in accelerating strategic partnerships and the overall growth of the company.
“It is a privilege to be recognized by the Stevie Awards among many other incredible businesswomen,” said Kyriakakis. “My role at MATRIXX allows me to work with an impressive global team, and our growth and success can be traced back to many dedicated individuals. We’re looking forward to continuing our work with telcos around the world as we help them prepare for one of the industry’s biggest disruptions in decades — the transition to 5G.”
Kyriakakis brings deep expertise in both telecoms and software with roles ranging from complex systems delivery to technical sales to strategic marketing. Stevie judges highlighted her more than 20 years of experience helping telcos reinvent themselves and propelling the growth of MATRIXX into markets all over the globe. Kyriakakis is often recognized for her impact on the industry; she has previously been named Gold Innovator of the Year and Silver Entrepreneur of the Year by the Women World Awards and is a noted panelist and keynote speaker at leading industry events.
Judges were also impressed with the role Kyriakakis played in MATRIXX Software’s accelerated growth, working alongside team members to streamline the company’s products and messaging. One judge noted, “Kyriakakis is a great example of a woman entrepreneur who started a business based on her experience. Jennifer’s leadership skills have helped the company grow rapidly.”
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.
More than 1,500 entries were submitted this year for consideration in more than 90 categories, including Executive of the Year, Entrepreneur of the Year, Company of the Year, Startup of the Year, Women Helping Women and Women Run Workplace of the Year. Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie Award winners were determined by the average scores of more than 150 business professionals around the world, working on eight juries.
About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in eight 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, the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service, and the new Middle East Stevie Awards. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 12,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 70 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevie’s recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at www.StevieAwards.com.
About MATRIXX Software
MATRIXX Software is the global leader in 5G monetization for the communications industry. Serving many of the world’s largest operator groups, regional carriers, and emerging digital service providers, MATRIXX delivers a cloud native digital commerce solution that enables unmatched commercial and operational agility. Unifying IT & networks, MATRIXX delivers a network-grade converged charging system (CCS) enabling efficient hyper-scaling of infrastructure to support consumer services, wholesale and enterprise marketplaces. Through its relentless commitment to product excellence and customer success, MATRIXX empowers businesses to harness network assets and business agility to succeed at web scale.