PrintIT Reseller issue 118

01732 759725 24 EVENTS ...continued PRINTIT AWARDS PRODUCTS & SOLUTIONS AWARDS ISV Cloud Print Management Solution of the Year Sponsored by Sharp OEM Cloud Print Management Solution of the Year Sponsored by MPS Monitor In both of these categories, judges will be looking for a cloud print management solution that leads the way and improves the efficiency of operating an on-premise print infrastructure. Entries should include details of new features and functionality added in the past 12 months, features to reduce risk and ensure compliance, usercentricity and end customer benefits, backed by customer testimonials. Security Solution of the Year Sponsored by PFU – a RICOH Company With information security high on the agenda for businesses of all sizes and in all sectors, the Security Solution of the Year award will recognise a product range, software solution or security service, designed from the ground up to protect data, devices and documents. Hybrid Working Solution of the Year NEW FOR 2024 Sponsored by Logixal Technology needs and expectations continue to evolve in the hybrid workplace. This award will recognise an innovative solution specifically designed to support remote and hybrid work environments. The judges will be looking for an innovative, cost-effective and flexible solution that supports a blend of in-office, remote, and on-thego working, is easy to use for endusers, and convenient and secure for IT administrators. Software Product of the Year 4 This award will recognise innovation and achievement in the development of document capture and workflow software solutions that help businesses to improve document-centric business processes. Entries should highlight how the solution can help organisations leverage their hardware investments and include information on integrations with AI, ML or RPA technologies to further increase business efficiency and improve productivity. Voting is now open There are five vendor awards where dealers, resellers, managed print and IT service providers are invited to cast their votes. Sponsorship opportunities There are a variety of sponsorship opportunities for those who want to raise their profile through association with the PrintIT Awards, on the awards evening itself and through pre- and post-awards publicity and marketing activities in Kingswood Media’s magazines, websites and social media channels. To find out more, please call us on 01732 759725 to discuss opportunities with a member of the team. GENERAL AWARDS PrintIT Award for Environmental Excellence Sponsored by PEAC Solutions The PrintIT Award for Environmental Excellence will recognise an organisation that can demonstrate an exemplar approach to minimising environmental impact. Judges will be looking for credible, results-driven examples that illustrate how your organisation is committed to delivering environmental excellence across the board. The entry should focus on UKcentric initiatives and achievements. PrintIT Award for Best Partner Programme Sponsored by Intelligent Billing – PRD Technologies The judges will be looking for a partner programme designed to support and encourage channel partners to develop, manage and optimise growth opportunities and expand into new markets. Entrants should provide at least two key partner testimonials. PrintIT Award for Employee Experience Sponsored by Henley Executive Over the past few years, employee experience has become as important as customer experience. This award will recognise an organisation that is focused on creating a positive employee experience and remains committed to putting employees at the heart of what they do. Entries should highlight how you have transformed your people strategy, detail initiatives implemented, and tangible results achieved. PrintIT Award for Innovation Sponsored by Canon You may have developed a disruptive new product, an initiative to highlight a particular issue, or a new service that has improved your clients’ experience. You may have adopted a different business model, redefined how you work with the people or environments you serve, or used technology in new ways. This award will recognise a vendor or distributor that has through innovation, had a positive impact on their organisation, their partners’ or end customers’ business, or even the industry at large. NEW for 2024 NEW for 2024 2024 A3 MFP Vendor of the Year Sponsored by Data Direct A4 Printer/MFP Vendor of the Year Sponsored by Exertis Hardware Distributor of the Year Sponsored by Lexmark EOS Distributor of the Year Sponsored by HP Finance & Leasing Provider of the Year Sponsored by Fujifilm UK Visit vote to cast your vote for these categories. Voting is now open and will close promptly at 5pm on Friday September 20.