Sterling Staffing Solutions Wins World’s Top Business Awards

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Sugar Land, TX – Sterling Staffing Solutions announces it has won two of the world’s most coveted prizes in business – the Gold Stevie Award – in the categories of Minority-Owned Business and Veteran Owned Business.

Sterling Staffing Solutions was recognized in one of the Stevie Award’s seven international categories – The 16th Annual American Business Awards. Past winners include Apple, Ford Motor Company, AT&T, Cisco, and Cigna. This is the company’s second year winning a Stevie Award for Minority-Owned Business and the first for Veteran Owned Business.

“We are honored to be named one of the leading businesses in the world,” said Stephen Carter, CEO, and partner of Sterling Staffing Solutions. “Client retention, diversification of service offerings and strategic growth have contributed to our success,” he said. “A commitment to community involvement, quality care and exceeding customer expectations have been the keys to our business success,” said Sterling Carter, COO, and partner of Sterling Staffing Solutions.

The judges cited the twin brothers’ service in the U.S. Forces prior to becoming business owners and their community service. Judges also noted business revenue growth to $4.4 million annually and a 41 percent growth in staff during 2017.

The Stevie Award trophy is one of the world’s most coveted prizes. Since 2002 the Gold Stevie Award has been conferred for achievement in business to organizations and individuals in more than 60 nations. The mission of the Stevie Awards is to recognize and generate public awareness of excellence in the workplace worldwide. The name Stevie is taken from the name Stephen, which is derived from the Greek for “crowned.”

Sterling Staffing Solutions is based in Sugar Land and provides contract employment opportunities for physical therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, nurses and social worker positions throughout Texas and Oklahoma. It specializes in giving medical staffing services to home health agencies, hospices, hospitals, rehabilitation facilities and school systems.

More than 3,700 nominations from different sized organizations and industry specialties were submitted in categories including Startup of the Year, Executive of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year and Marketing Campaign of the Year.

“The nominations submitted for The 2018 American Business Awards were outstanding. The competition was intense, and those recognized as Stevie Award winners should be immensely proud of this accomplishment,” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards.

Read about our coverage of the Sterling Staffing Solutions new Forbes Book deal here.

Photographed above: Twin brothers Sterling Staffing Solutions CEO and Partner Stephen Carter (right) and COO and Partner Sterling Carter (left) win two Stevie Awards for Minority-Owned Business and Veteran Owned Business.

About Sterling Staffing Solutions:
Sterling Staffing Solutions, headquartered in Sugar Land and founded in 2011, staffs more than 800 physical, occupational and speech licensed therapists, nurses and medical social workers throughout Texas and Oklahoma. It won the 2017 Gold Stevie Award in the category of Minority-Owned Business from The American Business Awards and has been named to the Inc. 2017 5000 list for the second consecutive year. It was a 2017 Black Enterprise Family Business of The Year Finalist and won the Greater Houston Black Chamber’s 23rd Annual Pinnacle Award and won the Greater Houston Better Business Bureau’s 2017 Pinnacle Award. The business has been featured in local to national publications. For more information, visit