Each year, the Avectra community recognizes their peers with awards that celebrate best practices and outstanding achievements. These awards are peer nominated and selected by a committee of users from the Avectra community.
AUDC 2012 Award Winners
Best eCommunication Strategy
Creativity in communicating with your membership is key in this online age. Avectra netFORUM has an ever-expanding set of tools for electronic communications, and this award acknowledges the organization which sets the best example in creatively making use of these tools to develop and execute a highly effective eCommunication strategy.
AUDC 2012 Winner: Trout Unlimited
Best Member Experience Using eWeb
When buying products or services on the web, today’s consumer expects an online experience that is not only secure, but easy to use and personalized to their needs and preferences. Sites like Amazon and Expedia have set the ecommerce bar high, and this award recognizes a netFORUM customer that has utilized eWeb to create a similar outstanding online transaction experience for their constituents.
AUDC 2012 Winner: American Institute of Architects
Most Innovative Use of the netFORUM Toolkit
netFORUM’s robust development toolkit gives Enterprise users the freedom to create applications and work flow processes independent of Avectra’s professional services team. This award honors an organization that has used the toolkit to develop an innovative application or process that has helped increase staff productivity, enhance member service or improve other operational efficiencies.
AUDC 2012 Winner: National Rural Electric Cooperative Association
Best Website Integrating netFORUM and CMS
When designed and utilized effectively, your association’s website can be one of your most valuable tools. This award recognizes an organization that has demonstrated creativity and excellence in integrating netFORUM with their content management system (CMS) to create an engaging website using innovative design, navigation, functionality and personalized content.
AUDC 2012 Winner: Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
Most Effective Implementation
Selecting a software application with the functionality to meet your organization’s needs is critical to your overall success. Equally as important are the methods and processes used to implement the application. This award celebrates a customer who worked effectively with Avectra or their implementation partner to see the project through to completion on time, within budget and with the desired end results.
AUDC 2012 Winner: League of American Orchestras
Most Innovative Integration with netFORUM
Part of the value of netFORUM lies in its ability to be easily extended using integrations with third party products and systems. This award will recognize an organization that has added significant value to their organization or their members through an innovative integration of netFORUM with a third party system.
AUDC 2012 Winner: American Hospital Association
Most Radical Change to a Business Process
One of the biggest challenges for any organization implementing an AMS lies in modifying existing business processes to take advantage of the industry best practices offered by the software. This award recognizes an organization that has made the most dramatic and impactful change to its business process(es) as a result of implementing netFORUM.
AUDC 2012 Winner: American Chemical Society
Best Use of a Social Community Platform
Online social networks have revolutionized the way people around the world interact and are changing the way associations must communicate with their members. This award honors an organization who has successfully used a private social community platform to facilitate collaboration, networking, and knowledge sharing to more actively engage their members.
AUDC 2012 Winner: Metal Treating Institute
Outstanding Partner Award
To best fulfill the needs of our customers, Avectra has built a network of dedicated solution partners that help enable netFORUM users to optimize performance and increase their organizational and member value. This award recognizes a partner that has demonstrated outstanding customer impact, solution innovation, and deployment and optimization of netFORUM to meet the business requirements of our mutual customers.
AUDC 2012 Winner: DSK Solutions (Implementation Partner)