CHANNEL CHOICE AWARDS CLOSE SOON - VOTE NOW

ARN invites all partners, distributors and vendors to submit entries for a broad selection of industry awards. You can nominate your company as well as individuals deserving of an award below.

Finalists Announced: ARN is proud to announce the finalists for the new-look ARN Innovation Awards in 2018, featuring a powerful line-up of partners and start-ups. Click HERE to view the finalists.

Nominations: Channel Choice Awards are now live. Voting will run until August 22, 2018 and only one vote per person/business email address will be accepted. All other awards are now closed.

Important Note: Selection criteria are provided with each award to facilitate your submission. We only accept one nomination submission per individual or company for every award. Nominations across multiple awards and categories are allowed. 

Click HERE to view a list of top tips to make your nomination stand out.

  • CHANNEL CHOICE AWARDS - VOTE NOW

    ARN’s online-only people’s choice awards allows readers the opportunity to vote for their favourite software vendor; hardware vendor; distributor; partner and channel enabler. Winners of the five Channel Choice awards will be those with the most votes through ARN’s online poll.


    Voting will run from July 13 to August 22, 2018 and only one vote per person/business email address will be accepted.


  • START-UP

    This category recognises the new and emerging companies that have impacted the ICT industry, and presented opportunities for the Australian channel as a result.


    The Start-Up category is open to businesses that started on or after 1 July 2013.


    • Entrepreneur
    • Specialist
    • Company
    • Customer Value
  • EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES

    The Emerging Technologies Awards recognise partners providing customer value through new and emerging technologies. Nominations for this award should demonstrate how a partner has delivered business outcomes through thinking ahead of the curve and delivering cutting-edge solutions, that go beyond traditional IT deployments.


    Note: This category is open to partners only. Vendors and distributors are not eligible to submit nominations.


    • IoT
    • Digital Transformation
    • Smart Technology
    • Cloud
  • HOMEGROWN INNOVATORS

    The Homegrown Innovators awards recognise Australian made excellence in the ICT market.


    • Export
    • ISV
    • Service Provider
  • PARTNER VALUE

    The Partner awards recognise small, mid-sized and enterprise providers for delivering innovation and value to customers across Australia.


    Note: This category is open to partners only. Vendors and distributors are not eligible to submit nominations.


    • Enterprise Partner
    • Collaboration
    • Customer Value
    • SMB Partner
    • Mid-Market Partner
  • VENDOR VALUE

    The Vendor awards recognise vendors helping partners deliver innovative solutions to customers, through leading-edge technology and channel-centric programs.


    • Software Vendor
    • Networking Vendor
    • Cloud Vendor
    • Telecommunications Vendor
    • Security Vendor
    • Specialist Vendor
    • Hardware Vendor
  • DISTRIBUTOR VALUE

    The Distributor awards recognise distributors innovating through the supply chain, providing value to vendors and partners across the channel.


    • Software Distributor
    • Homegrown
    • Specialist Distributor
    • Hardware Distributor
  • PERSONAL INNOVATION

    The Personal Innovation awards recognise individuals who contribute to their company’s success.


    Note: This category is open to people working in vendor, distributor or partner organisations.


    • Sales Excellence
    • Marketing Excellence
    • Management Excellence
    • Technical Excellence
    • Channel Excellence
  • HALL OF FAME

    Over the past twelve years, a host of the ICT industry’s finest has been inducted into the ARN Hall of Fame. We look forward to presenting this exclusive accolade to the worthy individuals of 2018.


    ARN’s industry judging panel (170+ judges), as well as previous Hall of Fame inductees, will be asked to nominate one person from a vendor, distributor and reseller organisation worthy of recognition. The three individuals with the highest votes from our judges will be inducted. Inductees will have demonstrated a long-term commitment to the Australian industry.