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Announcing the 2015 IACCM Innovation Awards Finalists

Posted by Carina Kuhl | 25-Sep-2015 09:42:00

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Selecting from 72 valid entries from organizations large and small, public and private, including many of the world's top brands, IACCM is pleased to announce and recognize the finalists of the 2015 edition of the innovation awards - individuals and teams who are raising the profile of contract and commercial capability within their organizations.

To win an IACCM’s Innovation Award members must prove that they or their team has driven innovation that markedly improves the contract and commercial function in either their organization or their customer’s business.

The winners in each category will be announced during the Awards Ceremony at the IACCM Americas Forum on October 6th in Henderson, NV (

These are the finalists in alphabetical order by organization:

Operational Improvement Award

Awarded for initiatives that have delivered significant business value through improved commercial or contracting process or practices

  • Dell
  • Microsoft
  • National Grid

Honorable Mention: Guided Missile Frigate System Program Office

Outstanding Service Provider Award

Awarded to consultants, service or application providers who have led or enabled high value initiatives at client organizations

  • Dell & Axiom
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Mainspring Consulting Group

Honorable Mention: 8over8

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Personal Initiative Award

Awarded to an individual practitioner who has shown outstanding leadership or endeavor in delivering value and raising the profile of contract and commercial management

  • Fayola Yeboah, Enterprise
  • Melanie Moore, Lockheed Martin
  • Samuel C. Tricoli, The Boeing Company
  • Sharon Zachariah, The Institution of Engineering and Technology

Program of Visionary Change Award:

Awarded to acknowledge an innovation project of remarkable scale and/or complexity in progress, setting a new level of aspiration for commercial and contract management performance

  • Cabinet Office and Crown Commercial Service

Strategic Direction Award

Awarded for initiatives that have raised the strategic profile and contribution of the commercial or contracting process or function

  • Chevron
  • Land Information New Zealand
  • NetApp


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