Announcing IAOP's 2019 Awards Season

Oct. 31, 2018, WINDERMERE, Fla. -- IAOP, the association that brings together buyers, providers and advisors working in collaborative partnerships, today announced the launch of its annual award season.

"Getting the chance to know the hard-working individuals and teams who are profoundly impacting our industry is one of the highlights of my year," said Debi Hamill, IAOP CEO. "Through their groundbreaking work, they are setting the course for the future. We are honored and proud to recognize them each February."

Each award will be presented during IAOP's annual event, the OWS19, being held February 17-20, 2019, at the Marriott Orlando World Center, in Orlando, Florida.


New this year! Announcing a Very Special Global Outsourcing 100 Celebrating 10 Years of Industry Excellence...

In celebration of 10 years showcasing the world's top outsourcing service providers and advisors, IAOP is pleased to announce this year we will showcase how the industry has evolved through a very special 'Best of The GO100' program.

The 'Best of The GO100' will feature companies that have led the development of the industry, as reflected in their place on the past GO100 lists. Instead of accepting and reviewing new applications, IAOP will create lists featuring companies that have been at the top of the GO100 for a decade; companies that have distinguished themselves by evolving from 'rising stars' to 'leaders'; advisory firms that have been launched and become leaders over this period.

The Global Excellence in Outsourcing (GEO) Award:  IAOP's GEO Award recognizes buy-side teams at organizations that are developing and implementing innovative practices to create value from collaborative partnerships. Visit for more information.

Global Impact Sourcing Award (GISA): IAOP is pleased to announce the second annual GISA awards in partnership with The Rockefeller Foundation. This global award recognizes those organizations that are leaders in Impact Sourcing. Apply today through November 30th  at

Leadership Hall of Fame (HOF): The IAOP Leadership Hall of Fame is unique in that it recognizes business leaders not only for their contributions to innovative management practices and collaborative business models but just as important, for their contributions to society-at-large through measurable outcomes. Nominate now at

Member of the Year: As an association "of outsourcing professionals for outsourcing professionals," IAOP's success depends on the willingness of its members to contribute their time and talents. Annually, IAOP recognizes those who have made exceptional contributions to the association and its members with the Member of the Year Award.

To learn more about IAOP's awards, visit or follow on social media: Join the conversation using the hashtag, #OWS19.

About IAOP

Collaborative partnerships are an integral piece of the successful strategy for nearly every organization in the world. For well over a decade, IAOP has been the association that professionals working in these strategic relationships - like outsourcing, Global Business Services, and more - count on to keep them informed, educated, and above all, connected to the resources and people they need to succeed.

IAOP members have full access to exceptional events, a vibrant community, practical and compelling content and essential tools that empower and inspire. Members expand their network of peers who face the same challenges and can help find solutions; advance their careers by taking advantage of a wide range of professional development opportunities; network with decision makers at in-person events; gain visibility for their businesses by contributing their subject matter expertise IAOP's Knowledge Center;  grow their client lists by tapping into IAOP's highly-engaged community and set their organizations up for success by empowering employees with access to practical, problem-solving resources. For more information visit

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