Awards

Nominations:  All awards are now closed.

Important Note: 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. 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.


WINNERS ANNOUNCED

ARN is proud to announce the winners for this year's ARN Innovation Awards featuring a stellar line-up of partners, start-ups, vendors, distributors and individuals. VIEW HERE.

  • START-UP AWARDS

    The Start-Up awards recognise the new and emerging companies that have impacted the ICT industry, and presented opportunities for the Australian channel as a result.


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

    The Emerging Technologies awards recognise partners providing customer value through new and emerging technologies.


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

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


    • Service Provider
    • Distributor
    • ISV
  • PARTNER AWARDS

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


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

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


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

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


    • Hardware Distributor
    • Software Distributor
    • Specialist Distributor
  • PERSONAL INNOVATION AWARDS

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


    • Marketing Excellence
    • Technical Excellence
    • Sales Excellence (*Partners)
    • Management Excellence
    • Channel Excellence (*Vendors/Distributors)
  • CHANNEL CHOICE AWARDS

    Channel Choice, ARN’s online-only people’s choice awards give readers the option to choose their favourite software vendor, hardware vendor, distributor, partner and channel enabler over the past 12 months..


    • Channel Enabler
    • Partner
    • Distributor
    • Software Vendor
    • Hardware Vendor
  • HALL OF FAME

    During the past 13 years, a host of the ICT Industry’s finest has been inducted into the ARN Hall of Fame, recognising the outstanding individuals that have demonstrated a long-term commitment to the Australian Channel.

    The Hall of Fame is determined by the 140 appointed industry judges plus previous HoF inductees.


    • Hall of Fame Inductee (Distributor)
    • Hall of Fame Inductee (Vendor)
    • Hall of Fame Inductee (Partner)