Industry Awards – Engage 2022 Engage 2021

Industry Awards

The AOTMP® Industry Awards recognize innovation and excellence in the telecom, mobility and technology ecosystem among enterprises and individuals which positively impact the telecom environment and elevate excellence in their business.

You may self-nominate or nominate another individual or team deserving consideration. Service providers and industry vendors may also nominate their customers. Nominations are submitted via online application. Each application requires a written description (1000 words max) explaining why the nominee deserves the award. Case studies, examples, and illustration documents supporting the nomination are encouraged with each submission.

January 7

Award nominations close.

January 31

Finalists announced.

April 27

Awards luncheon at Engage.

Individual Business Professionals

Mobility Management Professional of the Year

Recognizes a business or public sector professional specializing in mobility service and asset management who exemplifies unparalleled commitment to excellence.

IT Management Professional
of the Year

Recognizes a business or public sector professional specializing in IT service and asset management who exemplifies unparalleled commitment to excellence.

Telecom Management Professional of the Year

Recognizes a business or public sector professional specializing in telecom service and asset management who exemplifies unparalleled commitment to excellence.

AOTMP®
Rising Star

Recognizes a business or public sector professional who exemplifies the next generation of technology management excellence.

Technology Professional Woman of the Year

Recognizes a woman in a business or public sector organization who inspires girls and women to pursue technology careers.

Transformation Leader
of the Year

Recognizes a business or public sector technology management professional who delivers extraordinary business results through technology modernization and transformation.

Automation Professional
of the Year

Recognizes a business or public sector technology management professional who delivers extraordinary business results through process automation.

Business Advocate
of the Year

Recognizes a business or public sector technology management professional who delivers exceptional customer service to internal business stakeholders.

Telecom, Mobility, and IT Management Teams

Operational Excellence Award

Recognizes technology management team in a business or public sector organization that delivers unparalleled operational performance across its Telecom / Mobility / IT Management practice.
ment practice.

Financial Excellence Award

Recognizes technology management team in a business or public sector organization that delivers unparalleled financial stewardship performance across its Telecom / Mobility / IT Management practice.

Business Impact Award

Recognizes technology management team in a business or public sector organization that delivers extraordinary value to the business and its stakeholders.

Culture Award

Recognizes technology management team in a business or public sector organization that exemplifies a culture of diversity and inclusion.

Eligibility

Must be a professional employed by a business or public sector organization supporting their organization’s internal telecom, mobility, and IT technology.

The judging panel will score each submission based on criteria including:

  • Personal achievement and/or business impact
  • Innovation and uniqueness of solutions
  • Creativity exhibited in solving business problems

Service Provider Awards

Vendor awards are moving to our → Industry Solutions Showcase.

We’re bringing the hottest new solutions in the market together on July 27th & 28th, 2022. Join us to connect with users and provide demos of your products and services. Contact us for more information.

Until then, why not nominate your customers? Anyone who excels in supporting their organization’s telecom, mobility, or IT systems is eligible to win. 

Join us!

Registration is open! Engage 2022 takes place from April 24th to 27th, with an AOTMP® Member meeting on April 28th.

Industry service providers and vendors are not eligible for general admission. Please see our Sponsor & Exhibit page for more.

Register now and enjoy a special launch price of just $795!

Congratulations to our 2021 AOTMP® Award Winners!

Mobility Management Professional 2021

Sissy Finch

CBI Telecommunications Consultants

IT Management Professional 2021

Doug Rabold

HCL America

Telecom Management Professional 2021

Gina Aro

ON Semiconductor

AOTMP®
Rising Star 2021

Kelly Hoyle

Telarus

Operational Excellence Award 2021

Telarus

Business Impact Award 2021

Tangoe

Hottest New Telecom Solution

Hottest New Mobility Solution

Hottest New
IT Solution

Telecom Vendor of the Year

Mobility Vendor of the Year

IT Vendor of the Year

2021 Awards Judges

Thank you to everyone who sat on the judging panel.

Heather Vaughn

Director, Service Delivery – Ontario Systems

Joanie M. Wexler

Principal, Joanie M. Wexler & Associates

Stephen Loynd

Founder & Principal – TrendzOwl

Peter Hum

Managing Director, StrateValue Pte Ltd

Gerry Imhoff

SVP and CIO Maritz (retired); President, Gateway Advisory, LLC

Nick McQuire

Chief of Research, Enterprise, CCS Insight

AOTMP® Engage 2022 COVID Safety Plan

With the return to live AOTMP® events, the AOTMP® team is dedicated to ensuring a great experience and keeping you safe during any ongoing pandemic conditions. Please see all the measures below that we will be following to ensure everyone’s safety regarding the spread of the COVID-19 virus.

AOTMP® Engage 2022 will be held at the Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld® and as a Marriott property they will uphold the Marriott International – Commitment to Cleanliness.

Out of an overabundance of caution and safety for our attendees, we highly encourage all participants attending the event in any capacity to be vaccinated.

If You Are Sick

If you have a temperature, are showing any potential symptoms of COVID-19, have tested positive for COVID-19, or have been in close contact with anyone that has tested positive for COVID-19 within 14 days of the event then you need to stay home for the protection of all attendees. The AOTMP® team will not be conducting temperature checks at the event. If you don’t feel well, please stay home. Potential COVID-19 symptoms include:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea

Masks

AOTMP® will be adhering to requirements determined by the venue and its local government.

Hand Cleaning

Hand sanitizer stations will be available throughout the event. Touchless hand sanitizer stations will be available at the venue. By this point, everyone should know that hand washing is important in helping reduce the spread of COVID-19.

Attendee Personal Comfort Level

While many at the event are vaccinated and/or not concerned about the health risks that physical touch may present, we request that attendees, speakers, staff, and sponsors respect the wishes of all attendees and watch for how they have self-identified their comfort level using ribbons on their name badge.

  • 6’ Distancing Preferred – RED
  • Elbow bumps only – YELLOW
  • Handshakes, hugs or high fives welcome! – GREEN

Seating and Spacing

Seating will be spaced with the recommended distance between attendees as determined by the venue and its local government.

Food and Beverage

We will be working with the venue to revise how food and beverage services will be provided to minimize exposure/risk.

Vaccinations

While we strongly encourage our guests to be vaccinated, we are not requiring proof of vaccination at this time.  Out of an overabundance of caution and safety for our guests, the AOTMP® staff is fully vaccinated.

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