Last week, IdeaScale had the honor of reviewing a truly spectacular array of innovators and their accomplishments in IdeaScale’s first ever Open Innovation Awards. And although we had many interesting and compelling entrants, there were a few leaders of the pack that have helped to redefine what a successful innovation program looks like. We are pleased to announce the winners in each category.
In the category of Best Engagement Strategy, the winner is:
The State of Minnesota for its Minnovations program
In the category of Best Moderation Strategy, the winner is:
In the category of Wildest Innovation, the winner is:
Cerebral Palsy Alliance for its World Cerebral Palsy Day Innovation Program
In the category of Savings Expert, the winner is:
Marriott Vacations Worldwide
In the category of Efficiency Expert, the winner is:
The University of NC Wilmington for its What’s Our IQ? Program
The winners will be receiving a discount on their 2014 IdeaScale license, a shareable press packet detailing their win, and the opportunity to fast track a 2014 IdeaScale feature.
Additionally, the winner of the 2014 Hawaiian vacation is Yale University.
Stay tuned for more details from the winners about how they succeeded, best practices to share, and lessons learned from our innovative innovators.