Constellation Announces Winners of 2014 SuperNova Awards

Seven winners announced in awards celebrating leaders in disruptive technology.

San Francisco, CA, November 07, 2014 --( Constellation Research, Inc. the research and advisory firm helping clients dominate digital disruption announced the winners of the fourth annual SuperNova Awards. The Constellation SuperNova Awards are the first and only awards to celebrate the leaders and teams who have overcome the hurdles of technology adoption to successfully introduce emerging and disruptive technologies to their organizations.

Constellation announced the winners of the SuperNova Awards at the SuperNova Awards Gala Dinner on October 29, 2014 in Half Moon Bay, California. The Gala Dinner took place on the first night of Constellation’s Connected Enterprise innovation summit.

Selecting Winners

The Constellation SuperNova Awards celebrate the explorers, the pioneers, and champions of technology that battle the odds to affect change in their organizations, and create disruptions in their market.

The SuperNova Award winners were determined by a combination of judges’ votes and public polling.

Seven SuperNova Awards are awarded in seven categories that correspond with Constellation's business-focused research themes: Future of Work, Data to Decisions, Digital Marketing Transformation, Technology Optimization and Innovation, Consumerization of IT and the New C-Suite, Matrix Commerce, and Next Generation Customer Experience.

“The leadership demonstrated by each of the SuperNova Award winners is inspirational. Keep an eye on them—not only can these people keep up with the rapid pace of technological change, they can lead entire organizations to follow these changes. These are the leaders who are making the promise of technology a reality for the enterprise and consequently, the rest of society,” commented R “Ray” Wang, Chairman and Founder of Constellation Research, Inc.

SuperNova Award Winners

CoIT & The New C-Suite
Robin Jenkins, Regional Marketing Manager, RMH Franchise Corporation

Data to Decisions
Steve Schnur, Director of Merchandise Planning & Analytics, MGM Resorts
Digital Marketing Transformation
Janelle Donovan, Sr. Director Of Marketing, Demand Generation, ServiceMax

Future of Work
Jason Grady, NGMC Regional STEMI Coordinator & Paramedic, Northeast Georgia Medical Center

Matrix Commerce
Sanjib Sahoo, Chief Technology Officer, tradeMONSTER Group, Inc.

Next Generation Customer Experience
Ian White, Manager of Support, Rackspace

Technology Optimization & Innovation
William Cooper, Associate Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer, University of California Office of the President (UCOP)

About Constellation Research
Constellation Research is a leading business research and advisory firm that helps clients transform business models with disruptive technologies and progressive strategies. Constellation caters to clients who have talent, influence, and vision. This community of successful senior business leaders excel and continue to advance in their careers.

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