Interested in becoming a judge? Contact Lindsay Marquardt at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You will need the following information to enter:
The deadline to enter has been extended to Friday, April 12. Finalists will be announced in early May, and overall winners announced June 4th at the DSA Annual Meeting Awards Gala.
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Successful entries in this category will demonstrate excellence in the innovative use of mobile technology.
Winning entries will:
Successful entries in this category will demonstrate excellence in the innovative use of technology to support their back office, salesforce, and customers.
Successful entries in this category will describe a specific program or tool that recognized or incentivized the salesforce to succeed and grow.
Successful entries in this category will describe a specific program or tool that enhanced the training that allows their salesforce to succeed.
Successful entries will showcase a new product or service introduced to the marketplace in the previous year that sets a high standard of excellence and innovation.
Successful entries will illustrate how a specific project or program made an impact beyond the bottom line. Has your company helped to increase awareness of the direct selling industry, best business practices, consumer protection, or high standards of ethics in business? Has your company worked to improve the lives of those in its community - whether it's a local community or one on the other side of the globe?
Successful entries will demonstrate excellence, creativity and innovation in effective outreach to key audiences. Entrants are encouraged to highlight ways in which the program addresses the needs of diverse populations, be they ethnic, motivational, generational, etc.
Social Media/Online - How is your company helping your sales organization leverage social media and the internet to build their businesses or enhance their effectiveness?
Promotions & Launches - How has your company used innovative product launches or business promotions enhance sales? A successful product, promotion or program launch is one that has maximum buy-in and participation from your salesforce. How have you innovatively and effectively engaged your sales organization in a recent launch initiative?
The Rising Star Award is designed to recognize up-and-coming direct selling companies that have dedicated themselves to achieving a high standard of excellence in business operations.
Winning companies will:
The DSA Partnership Award recognizes Supplier companies that provide a product or service that has had a measurable impact on the growth or development of a direct selling member company or increases the profitability of a member. The judges are looking for a sustained relationship between the supplier community and active members.
The Partnership Award Entry Process:
Partnership Award entries are evaluated by a panel of judges representing a variety of disciplines. Experts from both inside and outside the direct selling community serve on the panel.
10 Years of Winners:
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