Cast Your Vote!

ISSA Show Innovation Program

Advancing Cleaning. Driving Innovation.

We need your voice in determining the most innovative products and services in the industry. As the industry transforms and the needs of our building occupants change, your voice will make an impact in the future of the commercial, institutional, and residential cleaning community.

The Innovation Award Program platform recognizes 13 products and/or services in the industry.

Award Categories

Industry Choice Awards

  • Distributor/Wholesaler Choice Award
  • Residential Cleaning Choice Award
  • Manufacturer Representative Choice Award
  • Facility Service Provider Choice Award

Innovation of the Year Award and honorees

NEW - Environment & Sustainability Award and honorees.

Cast Your Vote

Voting is open now through October 11th at 5:00pm central time. Distributors, Wholesalers, Manufacturer Reps, Building Service Contractors, Residential Cleaners, and In-House Service Providers can vote for the product which they find has made a significant impact in the professional cleaning industry. Individuals may submit up to three (3) product votes. Manufacturers and program participants are not eligible to vote.

Below, you are able to view our current innovation gallery of products, check out our Show Map and bookmark booth #4206 for where to stop during the show and also, if you have not, create a MY SHOW PLANNER in order to cast your vote!

Award Showcase & Promotions

Visit Booth#4206 view all Innovation Award participants throughout the expo hours October 11 -13, 2022.

Meet with Innovation participants during the Innovation Happy Hour – October 11th – 4-5pm taking place in booth#4206 sponsored by Tork, an Essity Brand.

Winners are announced on October 13th at 1pm in Booth#4206 Innovation Showcase and Happy Hour. Join us for champagne and a congratulatory toast of the industry winners.

Meet the Judges

Thank you to our Innovation Judges for your involvement in this program and your industry achievement.

Before You Vote!

Things to Consider

What Makes a Product Innovative? Based on the criteria below, please consider the following before submitting your vote.



Having or manifesting a great impact or effect.


Adapted or designed for actual use; useful.


Pertaining to a system that maintains its own viability by using techniques that allow for continual reuse.

Competitive Advantage

The condition in which the product can mature and adapt over time and places the company in favorable or superior business position


Freshness or novelty, as of an idea, method, or performance.