Security World Awards

Global Excellence Awards

Security World Awards

About

Welcome to security industry’s premier Global Excellence Awards® program honoring achievements in every facet of security and information technology. The Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards were created to honor and generate industry-wide and peer recognition of best companies, products, people, PR and more from all over the world.

The Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards trophy is one of the world’s most coveted prizes. Since 2003 the SVUS (Silicon Valley United States) Awards have been conferred for business achievements to individuals and organizations of every size and from all over the world.

The black crystal trophy is designed in Silicon Valley, United States and includes the hand-cast antique finish Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards emblem. With state-of-the-art laser engraving and assembled right here in United States, this is a trophy that’s something you will display and keep forever.

Nominate in as many categories as you want to – some of you will be taking home the Grand Trophy.


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About

Welcome to security industry’s premier Global Excellence Awards® program honoring achievements in every facet of security and information technology. The Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards were created to honor and generate industry-wide and peer recognition of best companies, products, people, PR and more from all over the world.

The Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards trophy is one of the world’s most coveted prizes. Since 2003 the SVUS (Silicon Valley United States) Awards have been conferred for business achievements to individuals and organizations of every size and from all over the world.

The black crystal trophy is designed in Silicon Valley, United States and includes the hand-cast antique finish Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards emblem. With state-of-the-art laser engraving and assembled right here in United States, this is a trophy that’s something you will display and keep forever.

Nominate in as many categories as you want to – some of you will be taking home the Grand Trophy.

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All entry submissions must be made online only. Supporting material is optional but recommended and can be submitted as website links or as attachments. 

First create an account so that you can edit and review your entry content any time. 

If you already have an account created then Start an Entry now. 

Important: If you do not have an login account then the first step would be to “Create a new account” using the above link. 

If you have any questions please use the online chat or send us an email anytime.

Deadlines and Fees
  • September 25, 2020 | Early-bird entry deadline
  • October 23, 2020 | Regular entry deadline
  • November 20, 2020 | Late entry Deadline
    • Judging from December 20, 2020 to February 1, 2021
  • December 18, 2020 | Last chance entry deadline
  • February 8, 2021 | Winners notified in 2021 Global Excellence Awards 
  • May 2021 | Winners will be honored during the annual 2021 SVUS Awards Virtual Red Carpet Ceremony
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Category Groups and Categories

A1. Company | Company of the Year Awards Categories Group

Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

  • Select a category
  • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement or milestone that is being nominated)
  • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
  • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”.
  • Nominated Company-Organization
  • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
  • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only.
  • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
  • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
  • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

A1-001 Company of the Year | Artificial Intelligence in Security
A1-002 Company of the Year | Security Cloud/SaaS
A1-003 Company of the Year | Security Hardware
A1-004 Company of the Year | Security Hybrid
A1-005 Company of the Year | Security Services
A1-006 Company of the Year | Security Software
A1-007 Company of the Year | Telecommunications Security
A1-008 Company of the Year | Others

A2. Company | Startup Awards (formed between 2017 and 2021) Categories Group (NO FEE)

Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

  • Select a category
  • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement or milestone that is being nominated)
  • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
  • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”.
  • Nominated Company-Organization
  • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
  • Year in which this startup was founded: Choose Year
  • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only.
  • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
  • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
  • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

A2-001 Startup of the Year | Artificial Intelligence in Security
A2-002 Startup of the Year | Security Cloud/SaaS
A2-003 Startup of the Year | Security Hardware
A2-004 Startup of the Year | Security Hybrid
A2-005 Startup of the Year | Security Services
A2-006 Startup of the Year | Security Software
A2-007 Startup of the Year | Telecommunications Security
A2-008 Startup of the Year | Others

A3. Company | Best Companies Awards Categories Group

Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

  • Select a category
  • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement that is being nominated)
  • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
  • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”.
  • Nominated Company-Organization
  • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
  • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only.
  • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
  • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
  • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

A3-001 Best Cybersecurity Education Provider
A3-002 Best Security Workplace for Age, Race Hiring & Promotion Equality
A3-003 Best Security Workplace for Best in Industry Practice
A3-004 Best Security Workplace for Career Development & Training
A3-005 Best Security Workplace for Child Care and other Facilities
A3-006 Best Security Workplace for Communications with Upper Management
A3-007 Best Security Workplace for Corporate Culture
A3-008 Best Security Workplace for Diversity
A3-009 Best Security Workplace for Employee Benefits
A3-010 Best Security Workplace for Gender Equality
A3-011 Best Security Workplace for Growth Opportunities
A3-012 Best Security Workplace for Higher Education & Studies Opportunities
A3-013 Best Security Workplace for Incentives and Perks
A3-014 Best Security Workplace for Job Changes and Additional Role Opportunities
A3-015 Best Security Workplace for Learning from Mentors
A3-016 Best Security Workplace for Medical and Health Benefits
A3-017 Best Security Workplace for Others
A3-018 Best Security Workplace for Overall Benefits
A3-019 Best Security Workplace for Relocation Opportunities
A3-020 Best Security Workplace for Retirement Benefits & 401K
A3-021 Best Security Workplace for Social and Volunteering Opportunities
A3-022 Best Security Workplace for Travel Benefits & Opportunities
A3-023 Best Security Workplace for Work-Life Balance
A3-024 Corporate Social Responsibility Program of the Year
A3-025 Cyber and Info Security Service Provider of the Year
A3-026 Fastest Growing Security Company of the Year
A3-027 Hot Security Company of the Year | Artificial Intelligence in Security
A3-028 Hot Security Company of the Year | Other
A3-029 Hot Security Company of the Year | Security Cloud/SaaS
A3-030 Hot Security Company of the Year | Security Hardware
A3-031 Hot Security Company of the Year | Security Hybrid
A3-032 Hot Security Company of the Year | Security Services
A3-033 Hot Security Company of the Year | Security Software
A3-034 Hot Security Company of the Year | Telecommunications Security
A3-035 Most Innovative Security Company of the Year

A4. Company | Milestone Awards Categories Group

Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

  • Select a category
  • Entry Title (this could be same as milestone that is being nominated)
  • One Most Important Milestone (in 10 words or less)
  • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”.
  • Nominated Company-Organization
  • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
  • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only.
  • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
  • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
  • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

A4-001 Milestone of the Year | Anniversary
A4-002 Milestone of the Year | Customer Growth
A4-003 Milestone of the Year | Jobs Growth
A4-004 Milestone of the Year | Partners and Distribution Growth
A4-005 Milestone of the Year | Products and Services Growth
A4-006 Milestone of the Year | Profits Growth
A4-007 Milestone of the Year | Revenue per Employee Growth
A4-008 Milestone of the Year | Sales Revenue Growth
A4-009 Milestone of the Year | Others

B1. Corporate Communications and PR | People Awards Categories Group

Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

  • Select a category
  • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement that is being nominated)
  • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
  • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”.
  • Nominated Company-Organization
  • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
  • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only.
  • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
  • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
  • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

B1-001 Communications or PR Executive of the Year | Cyber and Info Security
B1-002 Communications or PR Professional of the Year | Cyber and Info Security
B1-003 Most Creative Person in Communications or PR | Cyber and Info Security
B1-004 Most Innovative Person in Communications or PR | Cyber and Info Security

B2. Corporate Communications and PR | Campaign, Outstanding Achievement, Project or Initiative, and Team-Department Awards Categories Group

Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

  • Select a category
  • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement that is being nominated)
  • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
  • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”.
  • Nominated Company-Organization
  • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
  • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only.
  • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
  • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
  • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

B2-001 Agency of the Year for Cyber and Info Security (Advertising, PR and all others)
B2-002 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Best Brand Promotion
B2-003 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Best Corporate Communications
B2-004 Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Best Product or Service Launch
B2-005 Communications or PR Outstanding Achievement of the Year
B2-006 Communications or PR Project or Initiative of the Year
B2-007 Communications or PR Team-Department of the Year

C1. Creative, Social and Traditional Media Awards Categories Group

Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

  • Select a category
  • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement that is being nominated)
  • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
  • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”.
  • Nominated Company-Organization
  • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
  • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only.
  • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
  • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
  • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

C1-001 Achievement of the Year in Digital-Internet-Social Media
C1-002 Achievement of the Year in Live Events
C1-003 Achievement of the Year in Mobile Sites & Apps
C1-004 Achievement of the Year in Newsletter
C1-005 Achievement of the Year in Product or Service Launch
C1-006 Achievement of the Year in Publications and Print
C1-007 Achievement of the Year in Video, Commercial, Advertising, and Short-Film
C1-008 Achievement of the Year in Website
C1-009 Achievement of the Year in White-Paper or Research Report
C1-010 Agency of the Year for Cyber and Info Security (Creative, Digital, SEO, and all others)
C1-011 Creative Campaign of the Year
C1-012 Creative Outstanding Achievement of the Year 
C1-013 Creative Project or Initiative of the Year 
C1-014 Creative Team-Department of the Year 
C1-015 Digital-Internet-Social Media Campaign of the Year
C1-016 Digital-Internet-Social Media Outstanding Achievement of the Year
C1-017 Digital-Internet-Social Media Project or Initiative of the Year
C1-018 Digital-Internet-Social Media Team-Department of the Year

D1. Customer Service & Support | People Awards Categories Group

Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

  • Select a category
  • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement that is being nominated)
  • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
  • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”.
  • Nominated Company-Organization
  • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
  • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only.
  • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
  • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
  • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

D1-001 Field Customer Service & Support Individual of the Year
D1-002 Pre-Customer Service & Support Engineer of the Year
D1-003 Customer Service & Support Coordinator of the Year
D1-004 Customer Service & Support Engineer of the Year
D1-005 Customer Service & Support Executive of the Year
D1-006 Customer Service & Support Leader of the Year
D1-007 Customer Service & Support Manager of the Year
D1-008 Customer Service & Support Operations Professional of the Year
D1-009 Customer Service & Support Professional of the Year
D1-010 Customer Service & Support Star Performer of the Year
D1-011 Customer Service & Support Training or Education Professional of the Year
D1-012 Woman of the Year in Customer Service & Support

D2. Customer Service & Support | Campaign, Outstanding Achievement, Project or Initiative, and Team-Department Awards Categories Group

Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

  • Select a category
  • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement that is being nominated)
  • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
  • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”.
  • Nominated Company-Organization
  • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
  • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only.
  • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
  • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
  • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

D2-001 Customer Service and Support Campaign of the Year
D2-002 Customer Service and Support Outstanding Achievement of the Year 
D2-003 Customer Service and Support Project or Initiative of the Year 
D2-004 Customer Service and Support Team-Department of the Year 

E1. Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year Awards Categories Group

Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

  • Select a category
  • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement that is being nominated)
  • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
  • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”.
  • Nominated Company-Organization
  • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
  • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only.
  • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
  • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
  • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

E1-001 Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year | Artificial Intelligence in Security
E1-002 Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year | Information Technology Cloud/SaaS
E1-003 Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year | Information Technology Hardware
E1-004 Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year | Information Technology Hybrid
E1-005 Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year | Information Technology Services
E1-006 Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year | Information Technology Software
E1-007 Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year | Security Cloud/SaaS
E1-008 Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year | Security Hardware
E1-009 Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year | Security Hybrid
E1-010 Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year | Security Services
E1-011 Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year | Security Software
E1-012 Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year | Telecommunications Security
E1-013 Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year in Africa
E1-014 Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year in Asia-Pacific
E1-015 Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year in China
E1-016 Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year in Europe
E1-017 Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year in Germany
E1-018 Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year in India
E1-019 Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year in Middle-East
E1-020 Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year in North America (USA & Canada)
E1-021 Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year in South America

F1. People | Executive & Professional Awards Categories Group

Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

  • Select a category
  • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement that is being nominated)
  • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
  • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”.
  • Nominated Company-Organization
  • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
  • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only.
  • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
  • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
  • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

F1-001 Cybersecurity Consultant of the Year
F1-002 Cybersecurity Educator of the Year
F1-003 Cybersecurity Marketer of the Year
F1-004 Cybersecurity Professional of the Year
F1-005 Executive of the Year | Artificial Intelligence in Security
F1-006 Executive of the Year | Security Cloud/SaaS
F1-007 Executive of the Year | Security Hardware
F1-008 Executive of the Year | Security Hybrid
F1-009 Executive of the Year | Security Services
F1-010 Executive of the Year | Security Software
F1-011 Executive of the Year | Security Others
F1-012 Executive of the Year | Telecommunications Security
F1-013 Field Engineer of the Year
F1-014 Information Technology Engineer of the Year
F1-015 Information Technology Professional of the Year
F1-016 MARCOM Professional of the Year
F1-017 Most Innovative Person of the Year
F1-018 People Shaping Cyber and Info Security
F1-019 Product Management Professional of the Year
F1-020 Program Manager of the Year
F1-021 Project Lead of the Year
F1-022 Security Engineer of the Year
F1-023 Service Engineer of the Year
F1-024 Women in Cyber and Info Security

F2. People | Chief Technology Officers Awards Categories Group (no fee)

Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

  • Select a category
  • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement that is being nominated)
  • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
  • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”.
  • Nominated Company-Organization
  • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
  • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only.
  • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
  • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
  • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

F2-001 Chief Technology Officer of the Year | Artificial Intelligence in Security
F2-002 Chief Technology Officer of the Year | Security Cloud/SaaS
F2-003 Chief Technology Officer of the Year | Security Hardware
F2-004 Chief Technology Officer of the Year | Security Hybrid
F2-005 Chief Technology Officer of the Year | Security Services
F2-006 Chief Technology Officer of the Year | Security Software
F2-007 Chief Technology Officer of the Year | Telecommunications Security
F2-008 Chief Technology Officer of the Year | Other

F3. People | Campaign, Outstanding Achievement, Project or Initiative, and Team-Department Awards Categories Group

Information to be submitted online for entries in this category:

  • Select a category
  • Entry Title (this could be same as achievement that is being nominated)
  • One Most Important Achievement (in 10 words or less)
  • Who is being recognized for this nomination? Choose here one of these: “An individual” or A group of people” and list all the names. If no person/people being recognized then select “No one in particular”.
  • Nominated Company-Organization
  • City, State/Province, and Country where this company-organization is based
  • You may submit either “a video of 5 minutes” or “an essay of 650 words” that explains the nominated achievements. It’s not necessary to submit both options. The video and submitted content must be in English only.
  • Summarize in not more than 3 bulleted points why this nomination deserves recognition.
  • Nominated Company-Organization’s Website URL
  • Optional but highly recommended. Maximum of 10 website URLs and 10 attachments can be added as supporting content and material.

F3-001 Africa | Campaign of the Year
F3-002 Africa | Outstanding Achievement of the Year
F3-003 Africa | Project or Initiative of the Year
F3-004 Africa | Team-Department of the Year
F3-005 Asia-Pacific | Campaign of the Year
F3-006 Asia-Pacific | Outstanding Achievement of the Year
F3-007 Asia-Pacific | Project or Initiative of the Year
F3-008 Asia-Pacific | Team-Department of the Year
F3-009 China | Campaign of the Year
F3-010 China | Outstanding Achievement of the Year
F3-011 China | Project or Initiative of the Year
F3-012 China | Team-Department of the Year
F3-013 Europe | Campaign of the Year
F3-014 Europe | Outstanding Achievement of the Year
F3-015 Europe | Project or Initiative of the Year
F3-016 Europe | Team-Department of the Year
F3-017 Germany | Campaign of the Year
F3-018 Germany | Outstanding Achievement of the Year
F3-019 Germany | Project or Initiative of the Year
F3-020 Germany | Team-Department of the Year
F3-021 India | Campaign of the Year
F3-022 India | Outstanding Achievement of the Year
F3-023 India | Project or Initiative of the Year
F3-024 India | Team-Department of the Year
F3-025 Latin America | Campaign of the Year
F3-026 Latin America | Outstanding Achievement of the Year
F3-027 Latin America | Project or Initiative of the Year
F3-028 Latin America | Team-Department of the Year
F3-029 Middle-East | Campaign of the Year
F3-030 Middle-East | Outstanding Achievement of the Year
F3-031 Middle-East | Project or Initiative of the Year
F3-032 Middle-East | Team-Department of the Year
F3-033 North America (USA and Canada) | Campaign of the Year
F3-034 North America (USA and Canada) | Outstanding Achievement of the Year
F3-035 North America (USA and Canada) | Project or Initiative of the Year
F3-036 North America (USA and Canada) | Team-Department of the Year