Department / team categories

Please note that after a fantastic three years of EMEA programs, the EMEA program will not be offered in 2017. Instead, all companies worldwide are eligible to enter our 5th annual, 2017 International program, which is accepting entries through the final deadline on April 28, 2017.

Submissions for Best in Biz Awards EMEA can be entered in the following 12 department / team categories.

01

EXECUTIVE TEAM OF THE YEAR

All executive management teams from all industries and regions in Europe, Middle East and Africa are eligible, regardless of the team’s size.

02

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT / TEAM OF THE YEAR

All business development departments and teams from all industries and regions in Europe, Middle East and Africa are eligible, regardless of their size.

03

CREATIVE DEPARTMENT / TEAM OF THE YEAR

All creative departments and teams from all industries and regions in Europe, Middle East and Africa are eligible, regardless of their size. This includes in-house graphic and art departments, as well as teams at advertising, creative or marketing agencies.

04

FINANCE DEPARTMENT / TEAM OF THE YEAR

All finance departments and teams from all industries and regions in Europe, Middle East and Africa are eligible, regardless of their size.

05

HR DEPARTMENT / TEAM OF THE YEAR

All human resources departments and teams from all industries and regions in Europe, Middle East and Africa are eligible, regardless of their size.

06

LEGAL DEPARTMENT / TEAM OF THE YEAR

All legal departments and teams from all industries and regions in Europe, Middle East and Africa are eligible, regardless of their size. This includes in-house law departments, as well as teams at law firms.

07

MARKETING DEPARTMENT / TEAM OF THE YEAR

All marketing departments and teams from all industries and regions in Europe, Middle East and Africa are eligible, regardless of their size. This includes in-house marketing departments, as well as teams at advertising, digital marketing or marketing agencies.

08

PR DEPARTMENT / TEAM OF THE YEAR

All public relations and corporate communications departments and teams from all industries and regions in Europe, Middle East and Africa eligible, regardless of their size. This includes in-house PR and corporate communications departments, as well as teams at PR agencies.

09

SALES DEPARTMENT / TEAM OF THE YEAR

All sales departments and teams from all industries and regions in Europe, Middle East and Africa are eligible, regardless of their size. This includes channel, direct, online and retail sales.

10

SUPPORT DEPARTMENT / TEAM OF THE YEAR

All support departments and teams from all industries and regions in Europe, Middle East and Africa are eligible, regardless of their size. This includes customer care, customer support, tech support, etc.

11

TECHNOLOGY DEPARTMENT / TEAM OF THE YEAR

All technology departments and teams from all industries and regions in Europe, Middle East and Africa are eligible, regardless of their size. This includes engineering, IT, web development, etc.

12

BOARD OF THE YEAR

All boards of publically owned companies from all industries and regions in Europe, Middle East and Africa are eligible.