Want to Be Recognized as the Elite of the Elite?

Put a task in your project plan now to submit your project for the 2011 Project of the Year!

CEO’s and other officers whose projects receive the PMI Project of the Year Award often acknowledge that this honour is among the ones they are most proud of. To be recognized among your peers as having managed “the project of projects” is a high point – not just for the project manager and project team but for the organization as a whole.

Projects from around Manitoba are encouraged to participate, regardless of size, industry type or location. PMI affiliation is not necessary.

It’s not too early to talk to your Executive, Clients, project sponsors and teams to let them know your project deserves to part of this rewarding experience.

Past Nominees have said:

“Very worthwhile indeed. Our project was promoted not only within our organization but outside as well…”

“Our project was very well represented in the presentation. The PMI POY committee did a really good job and very informative presentation, thanks again! “

Project of the Year Information session will be held on September 21st, 2010. Complete details on this event will posted on the PMI MB website as they become available. 

Benefits of submissions:

  • A great way to celebrate project success!
  • Lets your organization know that your project was also recognized as a success – externally by a respected professional organization
  • Promote understanding of the principles and benefits of project management within your organization
  • Increased visibility (with indirect benefits of attracting and keeping staff and clients) throughout your organization and the Manitoba business community
  • Publicity – coverage of event by local media
  • No charge to submit your entry!
  • Looks good on your resume!
  • Awards – all project submissions will be recognized at a chapter event and receive an award, additionally, the winner will receive:
  1.  The 2011 Project of the Year title and trophy.
  2. Dinner for their project team at 529 Wellington (gift certificate for $1,000).
  3. 1 one-day PMI Manitoba Conference/Workshop pass – approximate value $700.
  4. Framed photograph of the winning project team and the POY trophy.
  5. The first runner up project team will receive:
  6. The 2011 Project of the Year Runner-Up trophy
  7. 1 one-day PMI Manitoba Conference/Workshop pass – approximate value $700.

If you have any questions or comments, please send to: [email protected] 

About PMI:

PMI is the leading non-profit professional association in the area of Project Management.

Since its founding in 1969, the Project Management Institute (PMI) has grown to be the organization of choice for the project management professional. With over 100,000 members worldwide, PMI is the leading non-profit professional association in the area of Project Management. PMI establishes project management standards, provides seminars, educational programs and professional certification that more and more organizations desire for their project leaders.

In 1994, a group of dedicated project mangagement professionals founded the Project Management Institute Manitoba Chapter (PMI-MB) Inc., a local component of the International Project Management Institute (PMI®). Manitoba Chapter Members meet on a monthly basis and the Manitoba Chapter Board of Directors meet once a month (and/or as needed).

Learn more here.