Did your company try something new in the past year that led to measurably better results for both your business and your customers? We think you deserve to be publicly recognized as a technology and services industry leader for that outstanding achievement, and the TSIA STAR Awards are the best way to do just that! We’re happy to announce that the nomination period for the 2019 STAR Awards is now open. If you’re a current TSIA member, you’re invited to nominate your company for a chance to win one of the highest honors in the technology and services industry. Here’s everything you need to know about the awards, including this year’s categories, benefits of winning, and how to apply.
The STAR Awards program is a longstanding hallmark of the TSIA member community that recognizes excellence and innovation in technology and services. TSIA member companies of all sizes are eligible to nominate their company for the opportunity to showcase their commitment to outstanding innovation, leadership, and excellence in any of this year’s categories spanning TSIA’s research practices:
Participating in the STAR Awards uniquely allows your company to gauge your performance against others in the industry. If selected as a winner in one of this year's categories, you will be recognized by your peers as being among the best in the business. Here’s an inspirational list of just some of the ways you can leverage your win to gain more industry visibility for your company’s commitment to excellence:
Here’s what previous winners had to say about what winning a STAR Award meant to them:
This is a huge honor to us, to take this award home, and gives us a lot of motivation to continue on our journey.
Jan Meyer, GVP, Digital Learning Solutions and Product Knowledge Portfolio, SAP
It's such a tremendous honor to be recognized for this journey and to accept this award. Thank you to TSIA for your guidance along the way, and to the judges for your commitment to this amazing awards program.
Jennifer Mielnik, Senior Director, Support Programs & Strategy, Citrix Systems
We are grateful for the privilege to get this award. There's a great heritage to these STAR awards we feel very honored to be among both the past and present finalists and recipients.
Trent Wintersteen, Director, WW Print Service Portfolio, HP Inc.
For a complete guide on the STAR Awards process, including what you’ll need in order to apply, important dates to remember, and best practice tips for increasing your chances of winning, visit the STAR Awards page here. We also highly recommend you check out our “How To” webinar that provides a step-by-step guide for the nomination and application process and details of what makes for compelling story that will impress the judges. Watch the webinar here!
The STAR Awards nomination period ends May 31, with final applications being due at the end of July, so don’t delay in applying. For more questions about the STAR Awards, nominations, or the application process, please visit the STAR Awards FAQ page or directly contact me, Alesha Bridgeman, TSIA's member programs manager.
Don't miss this chance to nominate your company for a chance to rise to stardom amongst your peers in the technology industry!
Post Date: March 21, 2019
Alesha Bridgeman is the member programs coordinator for TSIA. She applies her years of experience at TSIA by working closely with member companies to help them showcase and enhance the great things they are doing. Alesha works to ensure TSIA members receive value through participation in STAR Awards, Support Staff Excellence, Champions, and TSIA Advisory Boards. She is dedicated to helping TSIA members celebrate success and focus on constant improvement, both organizationally and at the individual level.
The Technology Services Industry Association (TSIA) is dedicated to helping technology and services organizations large and small grow and advance in the technology industry. Find out how you can achieve success, too. Call us at (858) 674-5491 or we can call you.