M4 Excellence Awards FAQs

What are the M4 Excellence Awards?

The M4 Excellence Awards recognize M4 Solutions users for their commitment to innovation and success through use of the M4 Solutions suite.

Who qualifies for the awards?

Any M4 Solutions customer willing to share their success story can be nominated or apply for an award.

What are the award categories?

There are 4 award categories:

  1. Operational Excellence Award
  2. Outstanding Adoption Award
  3. Trailblazer Award
  4. M4 MVP Award

Descriptions for each award can be found at www.m4usersconference.com.

How do I submit a nomination for an award?

To nominate yourself or another deserving M4 user, please fill out the nomination form HERE and submit it by 11:59 PM ET on August 23, 2019.

Can a company be nominated for more than one award?

Yes, companies may be nominated for multiple awards if they meet the criteria for each award category. A separate nomination submission must be made for each award.

Can I get an extension for submitting my nomination?

No exceptions will be given to nomination deadlines. All nominations must be complete and submitted by August 23, 2019.

How are winners selected? What are the judging criteria?

An internal committee of seven (7) judges will score each complete entry based on the category description and criteria.

What happens after I submit my nomination?

Due to the number of submissions, Mapcom cannot personally contact every applicant. However, applicants will receive confirmation that their nomination was received. Applicants may also choose to receive a copy of their responses via email.

Finalists and winners will be announced at the State of the Union address at the 2019 M4 Users Conference on October 15.

When will winners be notified or announced?

Winners will be notified by September 15, 2019. Winners will be publicly announced at the State of the Union address at the 2019 M4 Users Conference on October 15.

What are the prizes for award winners?

Winners will receive a Mapcom Award plaque and are invited to attend a private reception on Monday, October 14 at the 2019 M4 Users Conference. Additionally, winners are provided PR materials for use on their websites, social media channels and/or press releases. Mapcom reserves the right to change, add to or remove prizes at any time.

What are the benefits of participating in the awards program?

  • Celebrate your success – gain bragging rights for you and your team; receive a plaque for your office; get support from Mapcom to create and promote your story; gain recognition from your industry peers
  • Extend your network – connect with other leaders, innovators and Mapcom executives; create new opportunities for you and your company