Award Of Excellence Press Release



Outstanding Service Earns Award of Excellence – fourteen-time award winner
Direct Line Tele Response wins coveted ATSI Award of Excellence.

Direct Line Tele Response has been honored with the exclusive ATSI 2015 Award of Excellence for the 14th consecutive year. This award is presented annually by the Association of TeleServices International (ATSI), the industry’s Trade Association for providers of telecommunications and call center services including telephone answering and message delivery across North America and the UK. Direct Line Tele Response was presented with the award at ATSI’s 2015 Annual Convention held at the Hilton Hotel Torrey Pines, La Jolla, CA.

“It’s an incredible honor to have been awarded our 14th consecutive Diamond Plus Award of Excellence,” says Ken Goldenberg, President and Owner of Direct Line Tele Response. “We are committed to providing excellence in everything we do, especially regarding the callers experience. Our rigorous training protocols are based upon exceeding the expectations of our clients and we are proud to be the Voice of Excellence to all calls we take.”

Independent judges are contracted by ATSI to evaluate message services over a six month period. The scoring criterion includes:

– Response Time
– Courteousness of Call Agent
– Accuracy of Call
– Knowledge of Account
– Overall Impression of Call

“The ATSI Award of Excellence is the most prestigious recognition of exemplary customer service20150629_113145_resized in our industry.  Award recipients demonstrated the highest level of service throughout every aspect of a caller’s experience – exceeding the award’s rigorous criteria and customer service standards.  It’s quite an honor,” says ATSI President Jeffrey W. Zindel.

The award started 19 years ago as a means to improve the overall quality of the call centre industry by setting expectations and measurements to ensure a successful call handling experience.

Now a fourteen-time winner Direct Line Tele Response earned the Diamond Plus Award for fourteen consecutive years. ATSI extends its congratulations to the staff of Direct Line Tele Response on their proven quality service to their customers.

About ATSI
The Association of TeleServices International was founded in 1942 as a national Trade Association representing live answering services. ATSI now encompasses companies across North America and the UK offering specialized and enhanced operator based services including: call centers, contact centers, inbound telemarketing (order entry), paging, voice messaging, emergency dispatch, fax, and internet services among others.

About Direct Line Tele Response
Ken Goldenberg (2)Direct Line Tele Response was founded in 1979 and is known throughout the United States and Canada as being one of the leading pioneers within the Tele Messaging industry.  Headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area, our team of 100% U.S. based Call Agents are ready 24/7/365 to partner with you regardless of business type, profession or industry.  Our Call Agents don’t just answer phones or take messages; we accurately gather information and act as a Direct Line of communication between you and your callers.

To arrange an interview contact: Beth Devine (888)365-2424

We are the perfect extension of your business.

Contact us today to learn more about our services, at 888-365-2424.