MIRAMAR, Fla., Nov. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Arise Virtual Solutions Inc., the leader in on-demand customer management solutions, has been named America's winner for the 2016 Industry Champions Awards by ContactCenterWorld.com, the website for the Global Association for Contact Center and Customer Engagement Best Practices. The Industry Champion Awards are part of a series of world-class industry awards from the association, which boasts 145,000 members from multiple enterprises, and offers information and support tools including best practice awards, conferences and certification. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20161116/440484 Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20161116/440483LOGO The Arise platform-as-a-service continues to disrupt the contact center industry by fueling a wave of innovation. The award highlights the contributions made by the Arise platform in helping shape the future of the industry and creating a new breed of call center entrepreneur. The winner was selected based on voting from clients and industry leaders. The unique Arise platform provides companies access to better and more flexible call center resources while providing entrepreneurial agents with a means of controlling their own destiny and de-risking the proposition of starting a call center business. This award reflects the positive influence of Arise. "We are truly honored and excited to receive this award as an Industry Champion," said John A. Meyer, CEO of Arise Virtual Solutions Inc. "It represents a solid recognition of how we are truly reshaping the contact center industry through our unique platform-as-a-service approach." "This has been a banner year for the industry!" said Raj Wadhwani, President of ContactCenterWorld.com "It's inspiring to see and hear from the brightest and best in the industry and we look forward to an even bigger 2017 awards year." More information about the award can be found here: https://www.contactcenterworld.com/view/contact-center-news/2016-industry-champions-announced.aspx. The award joins Arise's other accomplishments, and a comprehensive listing can be found at http://www.arise.com/about/awards. About Arise Virtual Solutions Inc.: Arise is a pioneer of on-demand customer management technology and business process outsourcing. Our powerful cloud-based platform provides a virtual nationwide network to connect primarily work-at-home service professionals running small call center businesses to companies needing contact center and other business services. Built to scale, Arise makes the way for a superior customer experience for innovative enterprises from startups to Fortune 500.