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Innovation Program

Advancing Cleaning. Driving Innovation.

The ISSA Show Innovation Awards is an annual program honoring companies who develop new products and technologies that have made an impact in the commercial, institutional and residential cleaning community.

In its 12th year, participating exhibitors take to the stage to unveil their most innovative products or services in front of the global cleaning industry that address key challenges industry professionals are trying to solve in their daily operations.

The Innovation Award platform includes a digital and onsite format where products are voted on by you the professional cleaning industry. The program recognizes 10 products and/or services in the industry including 4 Industry Choice Awards, 5 Innovation of the Year Award Honorees and 1 overall Innovation of the Year Award winner.

Cast Your Vote

Online Voting is open from July 29 – November 12, 2021. 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. Voters may only submit one (1) vote and Manufacturers are not eligible to vote. Create an account to view and cast your vote by clicking on the product or service you feel is the most innovative in the commercial, institutional, and residential cleaning industry for 2021.

View the Online Innovation Gallery

Where you can cast your vote by clicking on the product(s) or service(s) you feel are the most innovative in the commercial, institutional, and residential cleaning industry for 2021. 

Create an Account

In order to cast your vote, you'll need to create a free account on our platform for it to count!
Create a FREE Account Online.

Cast Your Vote 

Click on a product image to learn more about each submission, view images, and watch videos. To cast your vote, you can do so in the upper right hand corner of each product page, or by simply clicking "vote" on the gallery homepage.

Awards & Announcements

Winners are announced during the ISSA Show North America – November 15 – 18, 2021. Each award winner will be selected based on the most qualified unique votes from July 29 - November 12, 2021

Participating companies are eligible to win one of the following awards.

Choice Awards

Voting begins July 29, 2021 and closes November 12, 2021. Winners will be announced on Tuesday, November 16 during the keynote address. Featured products and services showcased in the digital platform are eligible to win the following awards.

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

 

Honoree Awards

Presented to 5 companies whose product has made an impact in the professional cleaning industry through a combination of online votes and by a curated panel of judges representing all qualified voting classes as well as industry experts evaluated by the panel of judges. Announced at ISSA Show North America 2021 during the Innovation Award Ceremony on Thursday, November 18 at 1:00pm in the Innovation Showcase, Booth #266.

 

The Innovation of the Year Award

Presented to one product deemed most innovative through a combination of online votes and by a curated panel of judges to one official winner. Announced at ISSA Show North America 2021 during the Innovation Award Ceremony on Thursday, November 18 at 1:00pm in the Innovation Showcase, Booth #266.



Before You Vote!

Things to Consider

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

 

Impactful

Having or manifesting a great impact or effect.

Practical 

Adapted or designed for actual use; useful.

Sustainable

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

Profitability

The degree to which a business or activity yields profit or financial gain.  

Originality

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

Submit Your Entry

Have an Innovative Product or Solution?

Enter into the 2021 Innovation Awards for a chance to win one of 10 innovation awwards in our digital show case or industry product leader packages at the ISSA Show!