NEW YORK AND ORLANDO, Jan. 15, 2013 /CNW/ - The Shared Services & Outsourcing Network (SSON), the largest and most established community of shared services and outsourcing professionals, is now accepting applications for the annual Shared Services and Outsourcing Excellence Awards.
Winners will be announced at the Awards Ceremony and Lunch, during the 17th Annual North American Shared Services & Outsourcing Week in Orlando, on Wednesday, March 6, 2013.
SSON's Annual Shared Services Excellence Awards honor, recognize and promote both captive and outsourced shared
services that demonstrate winning practices. These awards form the
industry benchmark in terms of best practice and business excellence.
Open to captive as well as outsourced SSOs, the Awards are judged by a
panel with proven expertise in Customer Service; Culture Creation;
Communication; Value; and Improvement & Innovation.
Judges this year include:
Edward Martinez, VP Shared Services, Wendy's Arby's Group
Michael Garvey, Project Manager, SAIC
Edward Hansen, Partner, Baker & McKenzie
Richard Rowan, Director - Global Shared Services, TRW Automotive
The annual SSON Excellence Awards provide an opportunity for shared
services and outsourcing professionals to gain recognition for their
operational excellence and initiative from five different categories:
Previous Winners in the North American Region have included: P&G, Unisys, EMC and NASA. With runners up including: AOL, NASA, HP/Pontiac, PepsiCo and JCPenney
The deadline for awards applications is Friday February 1, 2013.
Interested parties can download the application(s) available online at http://www.sharedservicesweek.com/awards, where they can apply for 1 or more of these 5 categories:
SSON Excellence Award Categories:
Excellence in Customer Service
Excellence in Culture Creation
Excellence in People and Communications
Excellence in Value Creation
Excellence in Improvement and Innovation
Completed applications can be submitted directly to firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com by Friday, February 1, 2013.
About SSON: The Shared Services & Outsourcing Network (SSON) is the largest and most established community of shared services and
outsourcing professionals, with over 65,000 members globally. We
provide the roof under which key industry experts and organisations
share their experience, knowledge and tools.
Basic membership is available for free - to join, simply visit: http://www.ssonetwork.com.
SOURCE: Shared Services & Outsourcing Network
For further information:
Contact: Emma Parker - +44-(0)20-7368-9510