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ISG Announces Finalists for ISG Paragon Awards(TM) ANZ

SYDNEY, Feb. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/--


-- Awards celebrate the evolution of the sourcing industry through the 
application of new sourcing approaches and digital technology 

Information Services Group (ISG) (Nasdaq: III), a leading global technology 
research and advisory firm, has announced the finalists for the ISG Paragon 
Awards(TM) ANZ 2018.

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Produced by ISG Events, the ISG Paragon Awards(TM) ANZ celebrate the evolution 
of the sourcing industry through the application of new sourcing approaches and 
digital technology, including the use of robotic process automation.

A record 40 submissions were submitted by 18 separate solution or service 
providers. Winners in each category will be selected by a panel of independent 
industry experts and announced on March 22, 2018, at a celebratory gala in 
Sydney.  

The finalists in each category are:

Excellence: Outstanding delivery by a service provider 

Finalists: 

    -- Automatic Data Processing with Cape Australia for "Excellence in
       Workforce Management" 
    -- Cognizant Technology Solutions Australia with Woolworths for "Service
       Desk Excellence" 
    -- EXL Service with IAG for "Accounts Receivable Project" 
    -- HCL Australia Services with Serco Australia for "The X-Form Program"

Transformation: Successfully transformed organization or key business function 

Finalists: 

    -- Ascender with Mantra Group for "HR and Payroll Transformation" 
    -- Ramco Systems with The Glen Cameron Group for "Glen Cameron Technology
       Transformation" 
    -- Tata Consultancy Services with Fairfax Media for "Fairfax Technology
       Transformation" 
    -- Wipro with AMP for "Application Management Partnership" 

Leadership: A client executive who demonstrated exceptional drive and leadership

Finalists:

    -- Mindfields – Mohit Sharma 
    -- Tech Mahindra – Srinivas Godavarthy

Collaboration: A mutually beneficial sourcing relationship between client and 
provider

Finalists:

    -- EXL Service with IAG for "CTP Payments" 
    -- Infosys with Westpac Banking Corporation for "Service Excellence
       Office" 
    -- Tech Mahindra with Boral Australia for "Service Desk Transition" 
    -- WNS Global Services with Suncorp Group for "Business Results
       Collaboration"

Imagination: For creativity and entrepreneurial spirit in helping organizations 
future-proof businesses and better serve customers

Finalists:

    -- DXC Technology with Ipswich City Council for "SMARTCITY and SMARTSAFETY
       Program" 
    -- Fujitsu Australia with Corrective Services for "Intrusive Monitoring
       Solution" 
    -- IBM with Westpac Banking Corporation for "Electronic Signature
       Solution" 
    -- Ramco Systems with Viadux for "Viadux Modernization"

Impact: recognizing the impact of a client/service provider(s) relationship on 
a community or other group

Finalists:

    -- DXC Technology for "Dandelion Autism Program" 
    -- Infosys with Westpac Banking Corporation for "Neurodiversity at Work
       Project" 
    -- Tata Consultancy Services for "Go4IT Girls Program"

ISG Special Award 

The ISG Special Award will be conferred on the night of March 22 to a nominated 
individual or organization that has made a significant contribution to the 
evolution of the sourcing industry.

Lisa Borden, partner and head of ISG Australia and New Zealand (ANZ), said: 
"The number of submissions received for the ISG Paragon Awards(TM) ANZ was the 
highest ever and the quality of the work was consistently high. All of our 
finalists have demonstrated the ability to help their clients achieve 
operational excellence and deliver outstanding service to their customers. I 
would like to congratulate each of our finalists and wish them the best of luck 
for the next round of judging."

For more information on the ISG Paragon Awards(TM) ANZ 2018 program, visit this 
webpage ( 
http://isg-one.com/events-landing/event-detail/2018-paragon-awards-anz ).

About ISG
ISG (Information Services Group) (Nasdaq: III) is a leading global technology 
research and advisory firm. A trusted business partner to more than 700 
clients, including 75 of the top 100 enterprises in the world, ISG is committed 
to helping corporations, public sector organizations, and service and 
technology providers achieve operational excellence and faster growth. The firm 
specializes in digital transformation services, including automation, cloud and 
data analytics; sourcing advisory; managed governance and risk services; 
network carrier services; technology strategy and operations design; change 
management; market intelligence and technology research and analysis. Founded 
in 2006, and based in Stamford, Conn., ISG employs more than 1,300 
professionals operating in more than 20 countries—a global team known for its 
innovative thinking, market influence, deep industry and technology expertise, 
and world-class research and analytical capabilities based on the industry's 
most comprehensive marketplace data. For more information, visit: 
www.isg-one.com. 

SOURCE: Information Services Group, Inc.