Hiya, the global leader in caller identification and phone spam protection, is receiving the 2018 AT&T* Supplier Award for its outstanding performance and service to AT&T affiliates during the past year.
The company is being recognized for its outstanding contributions across a broad scope of selection criteria, including supplier diversity results, creative cost management solutions, teamwork, customer service, product/service performance and sustainability.
“Over the last year, Hiya aligned themselves with AT&T’s priorities and exceeded our expectations in helping provide for our customers,” said Susan Johnson, executive vice president – Global Connections Management and Supply Chain, AT&T Services, Inc. “Together, we delivered smart solutions and exceeded customer expectations. And we did it all with innovation and leading technology. The commitment and contributions of Hiya has distinguished them as our 2018 recipient.”
“It is an honor to be recognized by AT&T for our efforts in providing the U.S. market’s first answer to call protection and spam detection at the carrier network level," said Alex Algard, CEO and founder of Hiya.
“The rise in unwanted robocalls is staggering, and now represents the number one complaint to both the FTC and FCC. Through our joint efforts with AT&T to develop Call Protect, AT&T customers, across both iPhone and Android, are now protected from unwanted and fraudulent calls by the market’s most effective solution."
Hiya is revolutionizing the way people make and receive phone calls. With a mission to provide a better phone experience, Hiya Caller and Business Profiles provide users with important context, giving them the right information at the right time. Through analysis of more than 5.3 billion calls per month, Hiya protects tens of millions of users from unwanted robo and spam calls globally. Hiya is available as a consumer app on Google Android and iPhone and is integrated into the phone experience for AT&T Call Protect, T-Mobile Name ID, ZTE Axon 7 and Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S8, Galaxy Note8, and all A-Series and J-Series users worldwide. For more information, please visit www.hiya.com.
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**Coverage not avail. everywhere. Based on overall coverage in U.S. licensed/roaming areas. Reliability based on voice and data performance from independent 3rd party data.
***Claim based on the Nielsen Certified Data Network Score. Score includes data reported by wireless consumers in the Nielsen Mobile Insights survey, network measurements from Nielsen Mobile Performance and Nielsen Drive Test Benchmarks for Q4 2016 + Q1 2017 across 121 markets.
March 30, 2018