NICE and NICE inContact Announce CX Excellence Award Winners at Interactions 2018, The Industry’s Largest Customer Experience Event

Winners demonstrated innovation and excellence in providing superior customer experience, personalized employee engagement and rapid adoption of innovative technologies achieving major impact across multiple categories

May 16th, 2018

Hoboken, N.J., May 16, 2018 – NICE (Nasdaq: NICE) today revealed the winners of its 2018 CX Excellence Awards. This year's winners were selected for inspiring personalized engagement, exemplifying innovation and driving exceptional business performance using NICE and NICE inContact solutions. The winning companies are being announced at NICE's Interactions 2018, the largest customer service industry event, featuring 100 informative breakout sessions, renowned comedian Jay Leno as a keynote speaker and over 2,100 attendees.

The award winners represent a broad spectrum of industries, including healthcare, telecommunications, utilities, financial services, insurance, and retail. They were selected for exceptional achievements in the following categories:

Best Cloud Implementation – Implementation of NICE inContact CXone, the industry's leading cloud customer experience platform for integrated omnichannel routing, analytics and workforce optimization to achieve business goals, reduce costs and develop best practices. The winners are:

AAA Central Penn
TechStyle Fashion Group
Young Energy / YSTA Services

Best Customer Experience – Achieving a deep understanding of the customer journey and improving customer experience using NICE solutions for omnichannel customer interaction analytics and real-time informed action. The winners are:

Alliance Data
Bluegrass Cellular

Best Employee Engagement Award – Enhancing workforce engagement and empowerment with NICE Adaptive Workforce Optimization solutions, demonstrating excellence in transparency, retention and motivation strategies. The winners are:

American Airlines
Capella University
U.S. Bancorp Fund Services

Business Impact – Driving measurable improvements in KPIs across multiple business areas including operational efficiency, revenue growth and customer satisfaction. The winners are:

Northwestern Mutual

Rookie of the Year Award – Demonstrating best practices in advanced analytics based solutions in 2018, showing innovation and rapid ROI. The winners are:

MoneyGram International
The Results Companies

Barak Eilam, CEO, NICE:

"Congratulations to the 2018 winners! We are very pleased to celebrate the achievements of our customers in leveraging NICE and NICE inContact solutions to engage their customers and employees, enhance their operations and improve their bottom lines. The CX Excellence Award applicants and winners, all of whom are leaders in their respective fields across a wide range of industries, are reinventing customer service even as they realize significant improvements in their businesses. As always, we are grateful to the award winners for agreeing to share their insights with the rest of our customers and partners at the annual Interactions event."

About NICE

NICE (Nasdaq: NICE) is the world's leading provider of both cloud and on-premises enterprise software solutions that empower organizations to make smarter decisions based on advanced analytics of structured and unstructured data. NICE helps organizations of all sizes deliver better customer service, ensure compliance, combat fraud and safeguard citizens. Over 25,000 organizations in more than 150 countries, including over 85 of the Fortune 100 companies, are using NICE solutions.

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