The 2014 IBM Collaboration Solutions (ICS) Awards will be presented to IBM PartnerWorld Business Partners that have left their mark on our dynamic industry.
The IBM Collaboration Solutions Awards will honor winners and finalists who have dedicated their time and energy to:
Building innovative solutions using IBM Collaboration Solutions software that position them to be drivers in tomorrow's markets.
Achieving excellent performance that greatly impacted their position in the marketplace and are considered rising stars among their peers.
In 2014 our Business Partners have the opportunity to be winners and finalists in the following 13 categories:
4 Best Performance within a Solution Segment award categories
Cloud - IBM SmartCloud for Social Business
Messaging & Collaboration – IBM Notes and Domino Social Edition
Social Software – IBM Connections
Digital Experience – IBM WebSphere Portal family
7 Distinguished Business Achievement / Geography awards
Software VAD (Value Added Distributor) of the Year award
Best of Show and the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Award
IBM will select winners and finalists for the Solution Segment, 7 Distinguished Business Achievement / Geography and VAD of the Year awards based on key growth performance factors. Business Partners can nominate their solution for the combined Best of Show and the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Award. These Business Partners need to be a Connect sponsor or exhibitor to demonstrate their broad set of solutions.
Don't miss out on this great opportunity - showcase your firm's outstanding solutions and nominate your solution now for the Best of Show and the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Award!
The deadline for nominations is extended to Friday, January 3, 2014, at 11:55 p.m., EST (NYC time).
Winners and finalists will be recognized throughout 2014 by IBM and at Connect 2014, held at the WALT DISNEY WORLD® Swan and Dolphin Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, from January 26 - January 30, 2014.
If you have any questions regarding the 2014 ICS Awards program, please contact Catherine Stone.
And, if you want to read more about Connect 2014 from Katrina Troughton's perspective, check out her Business Partner Voices blog post.
Looking forward to seeing you at IBM Connect 2014!