Edison Electric Institute (EEI) recently recognized AEP and two AEP National Accounts executives for exceptional customer service at the 2017 Awards for Outstanding National Key Accounts Customer Service.
AEP won the National Key Accounts Executive Award for Sustained Excellence in Outstanding Customer Service.
In the National Key Accounts Executive Award Category:
- Barry Mosser, Manager of National Accounts won the National Key Accounts Executive Award for Sustained Excellence in Customer Service.
- Darren Kelsey, National Account Executive based in Tulsa, Oklahoma, won the award for Outstanding Customer Service.
“These awards would not be possible without the support and vision from our operating companies and executive management,” said Mosser. “Together we support this group of key customers.”
“Customers today want more customized and integrated energy solutions than ever before,” said EEI President Tom Kuhn. “This year’s winning companies and executives serve as vital partners, providing national key account customers with education and resources to meet their changing needs and expectations.”
Why this matters
This is an example of how AEP aligns to meet customer expectations and drive outstanding customer experience.
“During the conference, many customers personally told me AEP’s National Accounts team is the best. This team does an exceptional job customizing the customer experience to meet multi-site customer needs,” said Bruce Evans, AEP Senior Vice President and Chief Customer Officer.
While presenting AEP with the Sustained Excellence award, Walmart Director, Energy and Strategy Analysis Steve Chriss said, “Every customer in the room can personally attest to AEP National Accounts team’s performance. They continually set the industry benchmark for excellence in customer service.”
More about EEI’s awards & voting process
EEI member companies and National Account executives who demonstrate superior service to customers are awarded in two categories: the National Key Accounts Program Award and the National Key Accounts Executive Award. Each category also has an award for sustained excellence.
EEI National Key Accounts customers, from a wide variety of industries, including national brands such as Costco, HealthSouth, Marriot Hotels, Microsoft, Staples, TJX Companies, and Walmart, casted the votes.