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Star Wins Gold Stevie® in 2020 Stevie Awards For Women In Business

Recognized by one of the world’s premier business awards, StarCompliance is named Company of the Year for its fast growth and creative approach during COVID-19

Rockville, Maryland – October 14, 2020 – StarCompliance has been named the winner of the Gold Stevie® Award in the Company of the Year category in the 17th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business.

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.

StarCompliance develops configurable compliance technology for the financial services industry, supporting a global client base across more than 83 countries. The company’s mission is to make compliance simple and easy by helping financial firms meet the challenges of regulatory compliance. Star’s employee conflicts of interest monitoring platform is scalable and easy-to-use for employees at all levels of an organization—compliance professionals, employee supervisors, and end users—and helps organizations reduce risk, gain efficiencies, and drive adoption around their employee compliance programs.

 “I’m extremely honored to accept the Gold Stevie on behalf of StarCompliance,” said Jennifer Sun, CEO of StarCompliance. “The entire Star team deserves this award, and I’m so proud to work at an organization that has grown and transformed so quickly over the last couple of years. I’m also extremely proud of the team’s ability to adapt and pivot through the COVID-19 crisis. We’ve continued to push forward, to innovate, and to deliver the service and support our clients expect and deserve. We’re thrilled to be part of the Stevie’s winners circle and to be recognized for our achievements in business. Congratulations to all those who were nominated for a Stevie. It’s an honor to be among such an elite group of companies from around the globe.”

More than 1,500 entries were submitted this year for consideration in more than 100 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. StarCompliance won gold in the Company of the Year category for Business Products.

Gold, Silver, and Bronze Stevie Award winners were determined by the average scores of more than 180 business professionals around the world, working on seven juries.

Maggie Gallagher, president of the Stevie Awards, said, “In a year like no other in our lifetimes, we’ve produced a cohort of amazing, Stevie-winning women, organizations, and achievements like no other. At all times our winners show themselves to be fearless and indomitable, but their leadership and example are especially valued this year. We congratulate all of our Gold, Silver, and Bronze Stevie winners. We look forward to celebrating them during our December 9 virtual ceremony, and to hearing from some of them during our Women|Future Conference on November 12-13.”

Details about the Stevie Awards for Women in Business and the list of Gold, Silver, and Bronze winners in all categories are available at


About StarCompliance

StarCompliance is a leading provider of compliance technology solutions. Trusted globally by enterprise financial firms in over 80 countries—including asset managers, investment banks, broker dealers, PE firms, insurance companies, and stock exchanges—the STAR Platform empowers organizations to achieve regulatory compliance while safeguarding their integrity and business reputations. Through a customizable, 360-degree view of employee activity, STAR software enables firms to automate the detection and resolution of potential areas of conflict while streamlining daily workflows and increasing efficiency.

About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in eight programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Middle East & North Africa Stevie Awards The American Business Awards®, The International Business Awards®, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. 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 Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at