Judging of The International Business Awards is conducted in two phases, preliminary and final. More than 300 professionals around the world participated in 2012. The preliminary stage is conducted by professionals around the world, whose average scores determine the entries eligible to be considered in final judging. Final judging is conducted by members of specialized committees, whose average scores determine the final results of the competition.
Apply today to participate in the 2013 preliminary judging process. (Final judges are invited.)
2012 Judging Committee Chairs: these professionals chaired the final judging committees for the 2012 IBAs.
Company / Organization Categories: Dr. Adel Hamad, CEO, Gulf Aluminium Rolling Mill Company (GARMCO), Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain
Corporate Communications, Investor Relations & Public Relations: Beata Rozek, Head of CSR, Tesco Poland, Krakow, Poland
Creative Media: Akihito Tsukioka, President, Digitized Information Ltd., Tokyo, Japan
Customer Service: Alain Meric, Senior Vice President, Customer Experience Management, Etisalat, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Human Resources: Dr. Richard Ong, Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, Smart Reader® Worldwide Sdn Bhd, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Information Technology: Leslie Stretch, President & CEO, CallidusCloud, Pleasanton, CA, USA
Management: Shaun Battleman, CEO, African Access Holdings (PTY) Ltd, Johannesburg, South Africa
Marketing: Vikram Krishna, Head of Group Marketing, Emirates NBD, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
New Products & Product Management: Jin Mu Cho, Vice President, Korea Business Communicators Association, Seoul, South Korea
Support: Ian Semple, Head of Customer Experience, Everything Everywhere, London, United Kingdom