Awards

Committed to Excellence and Performance.

OEC® is pleased to be recognized by the industries and communities in which we serve.  The following are highlights of the prestigious awards and certifications the company has earned since its founding in 2000.

Employer-of-Choice, Growth & Worksite Recognition

NEO Success Award

Established to showcase successful businesses in Northeast Ohio, the NEO Success Awards program annually recognizes the area's top-performing companies. The NEO Success Award is unique in its combined measurement of business success in sales, growth and profitability.

Fit-Friendly Company Award

Fit-Friendly Worksites are recognized by the American Heart Association as employers who go above and beyond when it comes to their employees' health. In 2015, OEC achieved Gold-Level status.

Weatherhead 100

Awarded to the region's fastest-growing companies, OEC has been a multiple year winner of the prestigious Weatherhead 100 honor.  Regarded as a testament to hard work, dedication, innovation and a dream to succeed, the Weatherhead 100 award recognizes those companies with at least 5 years of record growth.

NorthCoast 99 Best Places to Work

For the 14th consecutive year, OEC has earned the regional distinction as one of the NorthCoast 99 Best Places to Work for top talent in Northeast Ohio.  The NorthCoast 99 award recognizes those organizations with the unique ability to maintain great workplaces that support the attraction, retention, and motivation of Top Performers. 

Best Employers in Ohio

OEC has been designated as a Best Employer in Ohio in the Small to Medium-sized companies category, six times since 2006.  This award recognizes Ohio's premier public and private workplaces that place associate growth and satisfaction at the forefront of their priorities.

Tech Company of the Year Award

OEC was named Tech Company of the Year in the Large Company category at the 2015 Best of Tech Awards. Established by OHTec and the Council of Smaller Enterprises (COSE), the Best of Tech Awards recognize innovative companies and products in the region.

Top Workplaces Award

OEC was selected by the Cleveland Plain Dealer for the 2015 Top Workplaces Award for midsize companies. Based on employee nominations and feedback, the Top Workplaces award recognizes companies with a great working environment.

Industry Recognition

Best Software Device/Product

OEC was recognized during the 11th Annual Best of Tech Awards ceremony in downtown Cleveland for the “Best Software Device/Product” award for the company’s industry-changing collision parts ordering technology, MyPriceLink®.

Automotive News 2017 Pace Award Finalist

OEC has been recognized as a 2017 PACE Awards finalist, the automotive industry’s highest award for innovation. Selected from more than 300 nominations spanning 6 continents, OEC earned this premier distinction with its introduction of MyPriceLink, the industry’s first dynamic pricing technology platform.

The PACE award is the automotive industry's premier technology distinction honoring superior innovation, technological advancement and business performance among automotive suppliers.

OEC has been a PACE Award finalist three separate times.

Quality Certifications

Certified Center of Excellence

The OEC Customer Support team is a nine-time recipient of the best-in-class Certified Center of Excellence, designated by BenchmarkPortal, a leader in call center benchmarking.  This certification is considered one of the most prestigious and respected honors within the service and support industry and is only awarded to customer service call centers that rank in the top ten percent of call centers surveyed.

Microsoft Gold Certified Partner

Each year, the OEC Information Services team meets new standards to ensure its continued recognition as a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, an exclusive distinction earned by only 2% of Microsoft's partner organizations worldwide.

Reynolds & Reynolds RCI Certification

The certification allows OEC to securely exchange dealership data between the dealer's Reynolds and Reynolds ERA® Dealer Management System (DMS) and OEC parts sourcing, e-commerce and idle reduction solutions, ensuring ongoing interoperability and data integrity.