GAITHERSBURG, Md., June 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MedImmune, Inc. today announced that the company was honored at the 2007 American Business Awards(SM) with a Stevie Award for Best Communications Team. The award was in recognition of a best-in-class internal communications campaign to educate employees about Insight, an enterprise-wide time tracking and resource management program designed to document employee contributions and to help identify new growth opportunities.
"We are honored to win a prestigious Stevie Award recognizing MedImmune's commitment to technological innovation, collaboration and teamwork," said Toni Stiefel, director, internal communications and community relations. "We applaud our colleagues in Information Technology for going beyond the technical solution to help our company embrace this new and cutting-edge system."
This year, more than 2,000 entries from companies of all sizes and across many industries were submitted to The American Business Awards in more than 40 categories. Details about The American Business Awards and the list of finalists and Stevie Award winners are available at www.stevieawards.com/aba.
About MedImmune, Inc.
MedImmune strives to provide better medicines to patients, new medical options for physicians, and rewarding careers to employees. Dedicated to advancing science and medicine to help people live better lives, the company is focused on the areas of infectious diseases, cancer and inflammatory diseases. With more than 2,500 employees worldwide, MedImmune is headquartered in Maryland. For more information, visit the company's website at www.medimmune.com.
CONTACT: Kate Barrett of MedImmune, Inc., +1-301-398-4320