Awards & Recognition


  • SunTrust was awarded first place for the Javelin Strategy & Research 2014 Digital Banking Experience Leader in Online Banking award. The bank also placed in the top five in the Mobile Banking, Digital Adoption and Digital Strategy categories.
  • SunTrust named a winner of a Financial Services Roundtable Corporate Social Responsibility Leadership Award, which honors companies for their leadership and dedication to improving their communities and efforts to share financial literacy education.
  • SunTrust named a winner of the 2014 Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) – Atlanta Pegasus Award, which honors HR resources excellence, promotes positive change in Atlanta companies and showcases the profound impact that HR can have on business results.
  • Chairman & CEO William H. Rogers, Jr. honored by Operation HOPE for advancements in financial literacy resources and counseling.
  • SunTrust won 11 Greenwich Excellence Awards for distinctive quality in serving the financial needs of business clients.
  • A study conducted by Javelin Strategy & Research, a division of Greenwich Associates, ranked SunTrust “Best in Resolution” in regard to helping clients deal with the aftermath of card fraud events.


  • Corporate Real Estate group received 2013 Downtown Impact Award.
  • Rilla Delorier named one of The 25 Most Powerful Women in Banking by American Banker.
  • Received $2.2 Million in Awards for Five Affordable Housing Communities.
  • Nearly 500 teammate volunteers were recognized in 2013 by the Presidential Volunteer Service Awards Program. The program recognizes volunteers, encourages a sustained commitment to civic participation and inspires others to make service a central part of their lives.
  • Recognized by Change Sciences Group as a top performer for online user experience.
  • The SunTrust Foundation was recognized with the National Financial Educators Council Financial Education Leadership Award for its support of financial literacy initiatives in Central Carolina.


  • The Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve honored SunTrust with the Above and Beyond Award, the Army Reserve Outstanding Employer Award and the Patriotic Employer Award.
  • Winner of the 2012 Corporate Ally Award at the Annual Atlanta Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (AGLCC) Community Awards.
  • Our Eastern Tennessee Region was recognized by the Knoxville Area Urban League with the 2012 Corporate Leadership Award.
  • Recognized by the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) with a 2012 BEST Award for demonstrating a culture of learning.
  • Recognized by Corporate Insight in their 2012 Bank Monitor Awards, including a Gold award in the "online application" category and a Silver award in the “account information” category.
  • Named a 2012 Bersin & Associates Learning Leader in the Learning, Leadership, and Talent Initiative Excellence category for Leadership Development Programs.
  • Winner of the 2012 VISA Service Quality Award for Highest Non-Fraud Chargeback Effectiveness for Commercial Issuer.
  • SunTrust Named "Export Lender of the Year" by U.S. Small Business Administration for Third Straight Year.
  • Earned 12 Greenwich Excellence Awards in 2011 – including National Small Business Overall Satisfaction – in small business and middle market banking.
  • Earned two Gold Bank Monitor Awards and one Silver Bank Monitor Award for online banking innovation presented by consulting firm Corporate Insight.


  • SunTrust Business Banking received the top award for Sales Talent Management in 2011 from Brandon Hall for our integrated talent management strategy within the Business Banking sales organization.
  • Our Hampton Roads Region was the recipient of a 2011 Corporate Volunteer Excellence Award in the Good Corporate Neighbor category, presented by VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads in partnership with the Hampton Roads Corporate Volunteer Council.
  • Named regional winner for highest level of client advocacy in research firm Market Probe’s 2011 Retail Banking Customer Advocacy Monitor.
  • SunTrust Named “Export Lender of the Year“ by U.S. Small Business Administration for Second Straight Year.
  • SunTrust Wins 18 Greenwich Excellence Awards for Distinguished Performance in Serving the Financial Needs of Business Clients.
  • Named “Export Lender of the Year” by the U.S. Small Business Administration for making the most export working capital loans to U.S. exporters in 2011.
  • Treasury & Payment Solutions received 18 Greenwich Excellence Awards for treasury management, covering overall satisfaction, product capabilities and service in 2011.


  • Received J.D. Power and Associates Highest Customer Satisfaction Ranking for Business Banking.
  • Named “Export Lender of the Year” by U.S. Small Business Administration.
  • Won Monarch Innovation Awards for Outstanding Business Solutions.
  • Won Nine Greenwich Excellence Awards for Outstanding Service in Small Business and Middle Market Banking.
  • RidgeWorth Investments - Recipient of 2 Lipper Awards including the Small Company “Overall” Award – 2010 and Small Company “Mixed Assets” Award – 2010, as well as the Mutual Fund Education Alliance “Overall Advisor Communication” Award among medium sized firms.
  • SunTrust Robinson Humphrey - Recipient of the 2010 Greenwich awards for excellence in Investment Banking.