NEW YORK - Mar 07, 2016
Infor, a leading provider of beautiful business applications specialized by industry and built for the cloud, today announced that the 2016 Infor Excellence in Action Awards are now open for submissions. These awards distinguish customers who drive innovation and showcase exceptional results in business performance after implementing Infor applications and services. Winners will be announced this July in New York City at Inforum 2016, Infor's annual user conference.
"The Infor Excellence in Action Awards gives us a platform to formally recognize some of the beautiful work our customers are doing using Infor solutions to achieve excellence within their organizations in unique and innovative ways," said Stephan Scholl, president of Infor. "The focus of Inforum is to show attendees what is in store for the future of enterprise technology, and what can be achieved when you think outside-the-box. This is the perfect platform to congratulate leading organizations who are pushing boundaries and reaping rewards by putting technology at the center of their business."
The awards identify customers who have displayed excellence in various business operations. Categories this year include: Financial Excellence, Operational Excellence, Employee Excellence, Customer Excellence, Innovation, and Transformation.
Each candidate will be evaluated by a panel of Infor solution and industry experts based on scope and depth of performance improvement, quantifiable business benefits, customer focus and satisfaction, and technology use and innovation. Based on the submissions, the judges will also select an Infor Excellence in Action Customer of the Year, which recognizes an organization that has demonstrated achievement in all areas.
The deadline for customer submissions is May 20, 2016. Nominees must be current Infor customers who have reached projected benchmarks and completed presented tasks in 2014 or later. Winners will receive one complimentary registration to Inforum 2016, formal recognition on the main stage during the event, and promotion on the Infor website.
Infor builds beautiful business applications with last mile functionality and scientific insights for select industries delivered as a cloud service. With 13,000 employees and customers in more than 200 countries and territories, Infor automates critical processes for industries including healthcare, manufacturing, fashion, wholesale distribution, hospitality, retail, and public sector. Infor software helps eliminate the need for costly customization through embedded deep industry domain expertise. Headquartered in New York City, Infor is also home to one of the largest creative agencies in Manhattan, Hook & Loop, focused on delivering a user experience that is fun and engaging. Infor deploys its cloud applications primarily on the Amazon Web Services cloud and open source platforms. To learn more about Infor, please visit www.infor.com.
Infor customers include:
- 18 of the top 20 aerospace companies
- 10 of the top 10 high tech companies
- 10 of the top 10 pharmaceutical companies
- 21 of the 25 largest U.S. healthcare delivery networks
- 18 of the 20 largest U.S. cities
- 20 of the top 20 automotive suppliers
- 17 of the top 20 industrial distributors
- 15 of the top 20 global retailers
- 4 of the top 5 brewers
- 21 of the top 30 global banks
- 6 of the 10 largest global hotel brands
- 6 of the top 10 global luxury brands