Aventis Systems Wins Two Bronze Stevie® Awards in 2014 American Business AwardsSM

Winners Announced September 12th at New Products & Technology Awards Event in San Francisco

Atlanta, GA – September 15, 2014 – Aventis Systems, Inc., a leading provider of both new and refurbished technology equipment, was awarded with a Bronze Stevie® Award in the Executive of the Year division and another Bronze Stevie® Award in the Website division for the Computer Hardware Industry, at the 12th Annual American Business Awards Friday night at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco. Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word "crowned," the trophies were presented to winners during a gala banquet. More than 250 nominees and their guests attended for the presentation of new product awards, website awards, app awards, and more.

The American Business Awards are the nation’s premier business awards program, and recognize exemplary organizational performance. All organizations operating in the United States are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small.

"Hesam Lamei is a well deserving winner of the 2014 Executive of the Year Stevie award," said Karl Pearl, Vice President of Aventis Systems, Inc. "Hesam is a gifted leader with the extraordinary ability to unify and direct an entire organization to reach clearly defined goals based on a strategic long term vision. We are proud to celebrate this honor with him."

More than 3,300 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Most Innovative Company of the Year, Management Team of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, and Executive of the Year, among others. Aventis Systems was nominated in the Website and Executive of the Year categories for the Computer Hardware Industry.

"Being recognized for an innovative website design by such a prestigious program and judging panel is a tremendous honor," said Hesam Lamei, President and Founder of Aventis Systems. "Our goal is to provide IT buyers with a one-stop resource that will quickly and easily connect them to information that helps them make informed and affordable choices to meet the needs of their organization. We used innovative new approaches to provide dynamic pricing and configuration, and are pleased to be recognized for our efforts."

We're delighted to recognize so many innovative companies, new products, technical achievements, and technology executives this year," said Michael Gallagher, President and Founder of the Stevie Awards. "We congratulate all of the Stevie Award winners, and thank them for the inspiration their achievements have stimulated."

Stevie Award winners were selected by more than 240 executives nationwide who participated in the judging process. Aventis Systems recently redesigned and launched a new website with a new modernized interface. The website offers intuitive navigation, and the ability to search by product, brand, model, or browse thousands of products and tens of thousands of upgrade paths. Using the new interface, IT professionals now have the ability to view convenient, dynamic pricing as products are added to their cart. Unlike other industry websites, Aventis Systems lists pricing for all products and services listed on the website. An interactive sitemap is also available for customers to quickly and easily jump to any product and begin configuration. The website also features an advanced client services portal which provides customers with access to unmatched customer service and support they have come to expect from Aventis Systems.

About Aventis Systems

Aventis Systems, Inc., is one of the fastest growing private companies in the U.S. The Atlanta-based company specializes in Dell and HP lines of servers and storage units, as well as Cisco networking equipment. The Company also offers a full suite of business class workstations, desktops, laptops and all hardware components necessary for upgrades.

Aventis Systems' mission is to build long-lasting relationships with customers by offering an extensive plan designed to cover their IT needs. Aventis Systems starts by leveraging experienced sales and engineering professionals to evaluate customers’ infrastructures in order to craft the most cost-effective solutions. Due to the company’s expansive inventory, Aventis Systems delivers these solutions with the shortest build and ship times in the industry. Additionally, the Company offers on-site installation services for customers across the continental U.S. so that they can implement their projects as quickly as possible. All Aventis Systems customers are covered by comprehensive warranties which include access to dedicated, domestic technical support. Optional maintenance service plans are provided by certified technicians with on-site response times as short as two hours. Finally, to further simplify the purchasing process, Aventis Systems offers equipment trade-in and financing options. For more information on Aventis Systems, please contact 1-866-528-9313, visit www.AventisSystems.com, or connect with them on LinkedIn.

About the Stevie Awards

Stevie Awards are conferred in six programs: The American Business Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service, and the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards. 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 www.StevieAwards.com.

Sponsors and partners of The 2014 American Business Awards include Biz Talk Radio, CallidusCloud, Citrix Online, Cvent, Engility, John Hancock, LycaMobile, PetRays, and Softpro.