Frequently Asked Questions
Question 1: Who is eligible to apply to become a preliminary-round judge?
Answer: CISOs, Executives, PR and Corporate Marketing professionals, Industry Analysts and Experts, End-users, and more.
Question 2: If our company will also be nominating for these awards, can someone from our company still apply to be a judge?
Answer: Yes. However the judges will not be able to judge their own nominations.
Question 3: How will the finalists be judged?
Answer: Most categories will be judged via the Internet using special online collaboration access giving you the ability to review and rate at your convenience.
Question 4: We are an IT vendor, can we request our clients to apply to be a judge?
Answer: Yes, please request them to visit this page and ask them to apply online directly to become preliminary-round judges.
Question 5: I work with a PR agency, can I apply to be a preliminary-round judge?
Answer: Yes, however you will be able to review and rate most nominations other than the nominations received from your clients.
Question 6: Do I have to be working in USA to apply to be a judge for these awards? Or can people from outside USA apply too?
Answer: These are international awards and nominations are received from all over the world. You could be living any where in the world and still apply to be a preliminary-round judge for these awards. If you qualify, you'll be assigned categories based on your experience and industry. As a preliminary judge you will have the opportunity to learn how other individuals and their companies are achieving greater success.