What are the IoT Innovator Awards?
IoT Innovator Awards recognize excellence in various areas of Internet of Things. There are multiple categories including Company, Product, Project, Leadership, and Marketing. There are separate awards for different International geographies including North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Latin America. Each category will have Gold, Silver, Bronze winners unless there are not enough entries for a specific award.
What do winners get?
All Nominees and Winners will be featured prominently on the IoT Innovator Website, promoted through the email and social media channels of the hosts, and will be given use of the Award Icons on their sites, press template, and a plaque or medal depending on their placement. In addition, winners and finalists will have an option to have an article written about the company and the award for an additional fee.
Who is allowed to nominate a company or product?
Nominations can be submitted by the company personnel, PR agencies, marketing agencies, or anyone else as long as the formal form on the website is filled out and fees paid.
What time periods qualify for the project and marketing categories?
These awards are for 2020 and 2021 calendar years.
Can I submit my entry into more than one category?
Yes. Please identify on the form and add the fees for each category.
Do You Hold An Event To Present The Awards?
Depending on the pandemic situation, we may host an event.
When will Winners Be Announced?
Finalists will be announced on October 15th and winners on October 31st.
How long has this publication been around?
We have been in business over 5 years but had suspended the business during the pandemic and re-launched it in July of this year.
How many visitors do you have on the site?
Before the pandemic, we used to have thousands of visitors on the site. We have re-launched and now building our customer base quickly.
If I apply, will get the award?
No. Application fees are for our administration costs and doesn’t guarantee the award to you. However, if your company has the right qualifications, you will have a good chance of winning.
Who are your judges?
We use a combination of editors, and business executives to judge all the entries in an objective manner. We don’t disclose our judges’ names to protect their privacy.
Can we advertise on your site?
Yes, we can offer display ads on our home page or inside pages. We can send you a custom quote based on your specific needs.
Can you send your media kit?
We are putting together a new media kit and will be able to share in the next few weeks.
How do we best leverage the opportunity by nominating for this award?
You can leverage the awards by building your brand by doing a press release, posting the logo on your website, sending the links to all your prospects, customers, and partners.
In addition, you’ll have an option to have our editor write an article that you can reprint, post on your site and distribute. We’ll post the article on our website as well. There is a fee of $1500 for the article.
Are there any additional fees besides the application fees?
If you are a finalist, or a winner, you’ll have an option for plaques and logos etc. There is a nominal fee of $250 but those are not mandatory. We can also write a custom article for you for $1500 which you can use in your marketing promotions.