New York, New York - November 9, 2013 - Tugboat Brand & Business Development has been named the winner of a Silver Stevie Award for Reputation & Brand Management in the 10th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business.

The Stevie Awards for Women in Business are the world's top honors for female entrepreneurs, executives, employees and the organizations they run. All individuals and organizations worldwide are eligible to submit nominations - public and private, for profit and non-profit, large and small. The 2013 awards received entries from 18 nations and territories. 

Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word for "crowned" the awards were presented to winners during a sold-out event at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City.  

More than 1,200 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a a wide range of categories. Stevie Award winners were selected by more than 240 executives worldwide who participated in the judging process this year. Details about the Stevie Awards for Women in Business and the list of Stevie Award winners are available at 

Tugboat Brand & Business Development was founded in 2001 and is based on a simple premise the work comes first, not the retainer. We are a group of seasoned, independent professionals who are well-versed in providing clients with best-in-class creative solutions for branding, marketing and communications. For more information, please visit or call toll-free at 1.800.284.2135.