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PURPOSE DRIVEN AWARDS BUILDS STAKEHOLDERS TRUST, LOYALTY AND ADVOCACY
81% of tech professional think CEOs have a responsibility to speak up about issues that are important to society and can be a force for positive social and environmental change. - Enso’s 2018 World Value Index
INDEPENDENT AWARDS CREATE POWERFUL 3RD PARTY VALIDATION AND CREDIBILITY
92% of consumers and 91% of businesses say they trust 3rd Party earned media, such as 3rd party independent people's choice awards, (like the IOTTY), word-of-mouth and recommendations from friends and family, above all other forms of advertising. Only 47% around the world say they trust paid ads.
Source: Nielsen's Global Trust in Advertising Report
AWARDS ARE GOOD FOR BUSINESS AND CREATE FREE PUBLICITY
"Our data shows that award-winning work is more persuasive than non award-winning work. In fact, we've seen a 54% higher return on spend. So, yes, awards are good for business."
Source: Matt Biespiel, Senior director, Global Brand Development, McDonald's Corp (2016)
AWARDS MAKE SALES GROWTH AND STOCK PRICE SKYROCKET OVER THE COMPETITION
Hendricks & Singhal of the University of Western Ontario and Georgia Institute of Technology, it was revealed that more than 600 quality corporate award winners had 37% more sales growth and 44% higher stock price return than their peers.
CAUSE-BASED AWARDS CREATE DEEPER STAKEHOLDERS ENGAGEMENT AND CONNECTION
"[Supporting Cause-based Events] is viewed favorably because it is seen as a form of marketing that gives something back, that benefits someone else in addition to the marketer. It implies a degree of altruism absent from more commercial types of Marketing." Source: American Marketing Association
Claim your brand industry leadership and set your company products and services apart from the competition with the prestigious IOTTY AWARDS® seals of distinction. Governed and judged by the independent and unbiased International Academy of Automation Arts and Sciences™ (IAAAS™), the first of its kind IOTTY awards show amplifies your brand awareness and affinity in the marketplace wth powerful 3rd party validation proof points of your industry leadership, innovation and impact.
*The Iotty Winner Seals can be used in a variety of ways, including:
*The Iotty Awards® Nominee seal is free to use and showcase in many of the ways as the winner seals listed above until the date of awards program for the year they entered the Iotty Awards. Note: Certain restrictions may apply. See details for more information when open entries begin.
Powerful resources and opportunities for PR and exposure to help you celebrate and share your exciting news and Academy Award-Winning acknowledgments with others to help stand out against your competition and skyrocket your business and brand!
All Winners, Honorees and Nominees will be given the resources (Logos, press releases, Iotty Awards website online exposure and more) to help you celebrate and share your industry bragging rights and accomplishment as industry leaders and visionaries.
All Winners, Honorees and Nominees will be showcased on the Iotty Awards® Website for the world to see their creativity and innovation, which will be highlighted in the Iotty Awards® official press releases pointing people to the website to honor and celebrate the Winners, Honorees and all who participated.
Additionally, all Winners, Honorees and Nominees are eligible to apply as a "Founding Member" to the prestigious International Academy of Automation Arts and Sciences™ (IAAAS™), the first of it's kind world changing professional society.