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AN EXCITING AFTERNOON WITH THE CHANNEL

We took best parts of our two Channel events and combined them into one great afternoon of learning and celebration.

On April 28 the Channel community gathered together to focus on how to excel in the new business normal. During the fast-paced afternoon, there were panels and presentations, the release of the TOP 1OO SOLUTION PROVIDERS RANKING recognizing the top performers by revenue. We also celebrated examples of innovation excellence across six categories

BENCHMARK REPORT

In addition to creating the Top 100 ranking, the information collected is used to create a snapshot of the Channel with information on trends, hiring inclinations and product preferences. You can download a complimentary copy of the report – sponsored by Okta right now.  2021 Benchmark Report .

APRIL 28, 2021 | 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM ET

Our 2021 Award Winners

The Awards will honour outstanding innovation and Canadian organizations that provide exceptional customer value. There are six award categories, Any organizations can apply in a maximum of three categories.

DATA MANAGEMENT MASTER

ESRI CANADA

This award recognizes a state-of-the-art data initiative that enables end users to integrate, cleanse, migrate, analyze and manage data across platforms to produce accurate, consistent information in a clear and precise manner.

REMOTE WORK AND COLLABORATIVE WORKSPACES WUNDERKIND

ESRI CANADA

This award recognizes innovative initiatives that increased collaboration, communication, and productivity in the workplace.  The initiative can involve any part of a workspaces transformation from the reconfiguration of physical environments to the enablement of remote environments, the development of collaboration platforms, employee support initiatives, or the introduction of specialized training programs.

EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES GURU

ODAIA

The Emerging Technologies Guru Award recognizes partners providing customer value through new and emerging technologies, such as AI/ML, deep learning, blockchain, or AR/VR. The winning nomination will demonstrate how the initiative is accelerating a business journey.

THE INNOVATOR(S) OF THE YEAR

REDBIT DEVELOPMENT

CLEAR CONCEPTS

COMPUGEN

 

This award recognizes any initiative or a solution that has helped a partner or client succeed in an extraordinary fashion. Nominations may include any situation from security and backup to HR or infrastructure. The judges’ focus will be on measurable results.

C4 AWARD FOR DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION

INSIGHT CANADA

The award recognizes a channel organization working hard to solve diversity and inclusion challenges. The organization’s nomination must show a commitment to equity, inclusion, social justice, or community and social corporate responsibility.

NEW NORMAL NINJA

HEADVERSITY

This award recognizes the most unique initiative that helped a partner or client negotiate the impact of the recent pandemic, whether it was the move to a remote posture or assisting in the return to work.  New apps, initiatives for frontline workers, tracing software, human resource initiatives, portals are all examples of possible nominations.

Judges

We are pleased to have these leading industry figures serving as the judges for the 2021 Channel Innovation Awards.

Luc Villeneuve
President, Benchmark Corp.

Braden Root-McCaig
Director of Communications & Strategy, Ontario Centres for Excellence

Brennen Schmidt
Mackenzie Institute, Board of Governors

Phil Soper
Chief Commercial Officer, HPE

Karen Pugliese
Partner Leader, Americas at CommScope

2021 Top 100 Solution Providers List

The stories behind 2019 CIA diamond winners

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Compugen Finance

SmartOne

Datex

Mobia Technology Solutions

Tickit Health

Benchmark

Tidal Migrations

Shinydocs

WebSan Solutions

ARTICLES

Looking for the Top 100

For 2021 the CDN Top 100 has been combined with the Channel Innovation awards.

Put your company in the national spotlight

CIA winners and all finalists will be recognized at CDN’s Channel Innovation Gala. Submitting solution providers will be invited to a VIP pre-event partner workshop featuring a noted industry expert. All qualified nominations will be posted on the CDN website. Winning solutions will be profiled in CDN Magazine and Direction Informatique, ITWC’s a French language publication devoted to the Quebec marketplace. Winners will also receive a digital badge for use on their websites and in social media to help gain industry-wide recognition and end-user exposure.