Global Leaders In Law And Founder Win Stevie® Awards

             Global Leaders In Law And Founder Win Stevie® Awards

  PR Newswire

  LONDON, Sept. 25, 2013

- GLL and Meena Heath honored with prestigious 2013 International Business
Awards ^SM

LONDON, Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Leaders in Law (GLL) and its
founder, Meena Heath, were honored simultaneously with Stevie® Awards as part
of the 2013 International Business Awards. Meena Heath, won the Gold Stevie®
Award for Executive of the Year in the Legal category. GLL also received a
Silver Stevie® Award for the Most Innovative Company of the Year in Europe

The International Business Awards are the world's premier business awards
program. Nicknamed the Stevies ^ for the Greek word for "crowned," the awards
will be presented to winners at a gala awards banquet in Barcelona, Spain on
14 October. The 2013 IBAs received entries from more than 50 nations and
territories. More than 3,300 nominations from organizations of all sizes and
in virtually every industry were submitted for consideration in a wide range
of categories.

"It is a great honor for both Global Leaders in Law and Meena Heath to be
recognized with this prestigious business award," said Suzanne Folsom , Global
Ambassador, GLL and EVP, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer, ACADEMI
LLC . "As ACADEMI increasingly operates in the global market, increased
corporate legal understanding is critical to ensuring that we continue to
operate with the highest level of integrity. GLL and Meena Heath have been
instrumental not only in creating change but in bringing thought leadership to
a new level within the international legal community. This award is a
testament to their hard won efforts."

"I always look forward to GLL events. In GLL, Meena Heath has created a truly
unique forum: members learn from each other, dine with each other and,
crucially, have fun with each other. The success of this winning formula is
driven by Meena's vision, drive and personality – I can't think of a more
deserving Stevie® Award winner," said Pat Morrissey, General Counsel, Aryzta.

Stevie Award winners were selected by more than 250 executives worldwide who
participated in the judging process.

About GLL Global Leaders in Law (GLL) is a leading membership organization
dedicated to promoting thought leadership for the General Counsel community on
a global stage. GLL's innovative programs are designed to create
transformational change within the legal community and challenge lawyers to
become leaders. GLL aims to be the catalyst that will ensure that the voice of
the General Counsel can be heard in business. Learn more about GLL at .

For information about ACADEMI, LLC and Aryzta AG visit and .

About the Stevie Awards Stevie Awards are conferred in five programs: The
International Business Awards, The American Business Awards, the Asia-Pacific
Stevie Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards
for Sales & Customer Service. 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 .

Contact: Meena Heath, +44 7880 790509