The annual iSixSigma Live! Awards program, which recognizes the individuals, projects and programs that have demonstrated breakthrough results in the implementation of Lean Six Sigma, is open for nominations.
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Chicago (June 10, 2011) – The annual iSixSigma Live! Awards program, which recognizes the individuals, projects and programs that have demonstrated breakthrough results in the implementation of Lean Six Sigma, is open for nominations.
Starting today, and continuing for the next several weeks, iSixSigma will be accepting online nominations in the following award categories:
iSixSigma’s Best Places to Work™ for Six Sigma Professionals: The annual Best Places list honors organizations that foster a supportive culture, develop their Six Sigma talent, offer career advancement opportunities, and provide excellent rewards and recognition.
iSixSigma’s Six Sigma Hall of Fame™: iSixSigma will recognize an individual who has significantly impacted corporate growth and shareholder value through the use of Lean Six Sigma by inducting them into the Six Sigma Hall of Fame™.
Largest-Breakthrough Improvement Project (DMAIC): iSixSigma will recognize Lean Six Sigma DMAIC projects with the largest breakthrough results in four categories – Supply Chain, Transactional, Manufacturing and Customer Service.
Largest-Breakthrough Innovation Project – Process and Product Development (DFSS): This award recognizes breakthrough results for projects that use the Design for Six Sigma methodology in the creation of new products, services and processes.
Most Successful Lean Six Sigma Start-up Program and Most Successful Re-energized Lean Six Sigma Program: These awards recognize a program’s overall success in getting a deployment off the ground or injecting new life into one.
The deadline for nominating an organization for Best Places to Work™ is July 26, 2011. All other iSixSigma award nominations must be submitted no later than Oct. 17, 2011.
Finalists and winners will be recognized in early 2012 at the iSixSigma Live! Summit & Awards . For more information on award categories, entry requirements and submission deadlines, visit the iSixSigma Live! Awards page.
About iSixSigma Live!
iSixSigma Live! is the event division of iSixSigma.com and iSixSigma Magazine. With hundreds of thousands of unique readers per month online and thousands of magazine subscribers, iSixSigma helps companies increase their operational success, improve their Lean Six Sigma ROI, and expand the opportunities for implementing Lean Six Sigma across their businesses. To learn more, visit the iSixSigma Live! website.