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Voting Opens for the 2018 ISSA Innovation Award Program


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NORTHBROOK, IL -- ISSA, the worldwide cleaning industry association, has opened voting for its 2018 ISSA Innovation Award Program, which recognizes top products and services, determined by voting by cleaning-industry distributors, building service contractors, in-house service providers, and residential cleaners.

The 2018 ISSA Innovation Award Program features dozens of new products and services from leading manufacturers and suppliers throughout the cleaning industry. Entries are organized into five categories: Cleaning Agents; Dispensers; Equipment; Services and Technology; and Supplies and Accessories.

Each entry is competing for honors in its category and, ultimately, the 2018 ISSA Innovation of the Year Award.

“The leading-edge products and services featured in this year’s ISSA Innovation Award Program highlight the culture of innovation in our industry,” said ISSA Executive Director John Barrett. “From robotics and software that increase efficiency and productivity to cleaning agents and solutions that improve the standards of health and infection prevention and control, our industry is definitely making its mark. The judges and voters have their work cut out for them, having to choose winners from this incredible lineup.”

Voting for the category awards remains open online at www.issa.com/vote through Monday, October 15, 2018. Online voters will be automatically entered into monthly drawings. Five voters for each of the months of August, September, and October will win a US$50 prepaid MasterCard.

The winners of the ISSA Innovation Category awards will be announced at the Team ISSA Welcome Reception , Monday, October 29, 2018, at the Fairmont Hotel in Dallas, TX, kicking off a full week of innovation and networking at ISSA Show North America 2018

Product entries in the 2018 ISSA Innovation Award Program will be on display in the ISSA Innovation Marketplace & Lounge, Booth 3405, October 30 through November 1, during ISSA Show North America 2018.

The 2018 ISSA Innovation of the Year Award will be determined based on a combination of the online voting results and judges’ ballots. The esteemed panel of judges is comprised of industry experts, media, and veteran ISSA member representatives. All awards will be presented during the 2018 ISSA Innovation Awards Ceremony, November 1, in the ISSA Innovation Marketplace & Lounge, Booth

Review the entries and cast your votes at www.issa.com/vote. Then, see the entries firsthand at Booth 3405, the ISSA Innovation Marketplace & Lounge, during ISSA Show North America 2018.

“On behalf of ISSA and the global cleaning industry, I thank the innovative companies that submitted an entry in the 2018 ISSA Innovation Award Program,” said Barrett. “Your efforts not only enable increased productivity in our industries, but also are an integral part of helping ISSA and its members change the way the world views cleaning.”