Apr 3, 2012

Call for Nominations: 2012 PMO of the Year® Award

GLEN MILLS, Pa. (April 3, 2012) — Nominations are now being accepted for the seventh annual PMO of the Year® Award. New for 2012, winners will be publically announced and globally awarded during the PMO of the Year Virtual Award Ceremony held in September.

Founded by PM Solutions in 2006, the PMO of the Year Award recognizes PMOs each year that introduce novel ideas, methods and processes that result in measurable improvements and project management success within their organizations. All corporate and government PMOs are eligible for nomination, and entering the competition requires no fee.

“PMOs have gained increased strategic influence in all segments of global government and industry,” said J. Kent Crawford, CEO of PM Solutions. “I am thrilled we will be presenting the 2012 PMO of the Year Award in a new, exciting technological format that will involve PMO executives from across the world.”

Nominations for the 2012 PMO of the Year Award must be made by the director or manager of the PMO being nominated. Entry applications, judging criteria, information about the award and profiles of past winners are available at www.pmsolutions.com/pmoaward. The deadline for entries is June 29, 2012. The winner and finalists will be notified in August 2012.

Past winners of the award have included Dell Services’ Healthcare and Life Sciences (2011), IBM Corp. (2010), Rockwell Automation (2009), Accident Fund Insurance (2008), Norton Healthcare (2007), and EDS (2006).

“As the 2011 PMO of the Year award recipient, I applaud PM Solutions and the work they do to annually recognize outstanding PMOs,” said Robert Rausch, PMO Director of Dell Services’ Healthcare and Life Sciences (HCLS). “I am honored to have had the opportunity to share Dell Services’ PMO best practices and hope to have inspired those leading PMOs around the world.”

About PM Solutions
PM Solutions is a project management firm helping organizations apply project and portfolio management processes and practices to drive operational efficiency for its clients. For more than 15 years, PM Solutions has been well-known as a leader in PMO design and practice, bringing its clients the expertise and tools needed to help create and sustain a value-driven PMO. Comprehensive offerings provided by PM Solutions address organizational improvement, project execution, and learning and development delivered through its training arm, the PM College® (www.pmcollege.com). PM Solutions serves a diverse client base that includes some of the world’s leading organizations in industries such as manufacturing, IT, energy, insurance and financial services. For more information, visit www.pmsolutions.com.