Categories: Organisational excellence

IT Team of the Year
Awarded to the company or public body that demonstrates how the development or implementation of its IT strategy has helped to meet objectives, achieve greater competitiveness or improve public services during the past 12 months. The winning organisation will show how IT is fundamental to achieving business goals.

Services Company of the Year
Awarded to recognise excellence in the provision of IT systems, the winner will be a supplier of hardware, software and / or IT services that has achieved significant business success in the past 12 months and can demonstrate high levels of customer satisfaction and business benefits from the users of its products and services.

Small Supplier of the Year
Awarded to recognise excellence in the provision of IT systems by a small supplier (the organisation must make less than £50 million in revenue each year). The winner will be a supplier of hardware, software and / or IT services that has achieved significant business success in the past 12 months, and can demonstrate high levels of customer satisfaction and business benefits from the users of its products and services.

Best place to work in IT 2018
Awarded to the organisation that provides the best employment and career opportunities for IT professionals. The winner will be an organisation that its IT employees view as a great place to work; that values the role of IT and the professionalism of the staff that provide and support it, offering career and skills development, reward and recognition for personal achievement and industry-leading employment benefits.

IT Project Team of the Year
Awarded to an outstanding project team that has implemented an end-user project that has been exceptionally well-managed. The winning team will demonstrate against the four criteria how well the project has been run and what lessons have been learnt, how customer expectations have been surpassed, innovation introduced by the project and measurable outcomes for the project.

Development Team of the Year
Awarded to the team or department that best demonstrates how its work has helped achieve or exceed objectives and contribute to the overall competitiveness and/or success of the organisation during the previous 12 months. The winning entry will show how important the development team is to the business, and what steps it took to accomplish its goals.

VAR of the Year
Awarded to recognise excellence in the provision of IT systems by a VAR, the winner will be a supplier of hardware, software and / or IT services that has achieved significant business success in the past 12 months and can demonstrate high levels of customer satisfaction and business benefits from the users of its products and services.

This category is open to all VARs / MSPs / Integrators that feel they have done a particularly outstanding job over the past 12 months. Any IT supplier, regardless of size, specialisation or focus is eligible to enter this award. You need to demonstrate a strong focus on innovation and customer satisfaction and showcase what achievements from the last twelve months have made your business stand out from the competition.

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