SSON's Shared Services & Outsourcing Excellence Awards is a globally recognized, annual industry awards ceremony, which honors and celebrates SSC and service delivery teams who have exceeded industry standards in their SS&O initiatives.

Award Applications are now closed.
Winner announcement - March 21st, 2018 @ Excellence Awards Gala Dinner.

Important Deadlines

Winners Announcement - Main Day Two - March 21st, 2018 @ Excellence Awards Gala Dinner

Excellence Awards Gala

Gala Includes

  • Upscale Dinner
  • Cocktails
  • Live Entertainment and
  • Awards


Individual Tickets $249


  • 6:20PM Champagne Toast
  • 7:00PM Time to get dolled up!
  • 8:00PM Gala Begins
  • 8:15PM Dinner & Entertainment
  • 9:00PM Awards Giveaway

Join us for a pre-gala champagne toast in the Exhibit Hall!

Current Judges

2017 Award Winners


Excellence in Culture Creation:
Winner: SAIC
Runner Up: IBM


Excellence in Process Improvement:
Winner: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Shared Services Center (NSSC)
Runner Up: United States Department of Agriculture


Excellence in Innovation:
Winner: Hewlett Packard Inc
Runner Up: Dell Technologies


Excellence in Value Creation:
Winner: Coca-Cola Refreshments
Runner Up: Lockheed Martin


Excellence in Automation:
Winner: ANZ Bengaluru Hub
Runner Up: AT&T

Terms & Conditions / Further Information


Applying for an Excellence Award is free of charge


You will be invited to attend the Awards Ceremony at Shared Services & Outsourcing Week in the relevant region/country. If you would like to attend the entire conference, please book a place in advance.


In the event your organization becomes a finalist or a winner of an Award, you consent to your company's name being used in promotion for the awards program, either by IQPC directly, or by a third party member of the media covering the awards program and/or awards ceremony.


By submitting your application you hereby accept that you have reviewed the rules and regulations for entries, and agree that all information contained within each entry is 100% accurate.


Only one entry per company per category will be accepted but you may enter all five categories if you wish! Entries will be accepted from end-user companies only. BPOs/consultants/vendors should encourage their clients to enter directly and coach them through the entry process.

Jennifer Rosenfeld, Awards Coordinator
Shared Services & Outsourcing Week | SSON Excellence Awards Gala Dinner | 212-885-2661