Department / team categories

Best in Biz Awards offers the following 12 department / team categories.

Departments and teams from companies and organizations in all industries and regions in the U.S. or Canada are eligible to enter any and all of the categories, regardless of their size.

Companies are allowed and encouraged to submit entries in multiple categories in all Best in Biz Awards programs.

01

EXECUTIVE TEAM OF THE YEAR

All executive management teams are eligible.

02

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT / TEAM OF THE YEAR

All business development departments and teams are eligible.

03

CREATIVE DEPARTMENT / TEAM OF THE YEAR

All creative departments and teams are eligible, including in-house graphic and art departments, as well as teams at creative agencies.

04

FINANCE DEPARTMENT / TEAM OF THE YEAR

All finance departments and teams are eligible.

05

HR DEPARTMENT / TEAM OF THE YEAR

All human resources departments and teams are eligible.

06

LEGAL DEPARTMENT / TEAM OF THE YEAR

All legal departments and teams are eligible. This includes in-house legal departments, as well as teams at law firms.

07

MARKETING DEPARTMENT / TEAM OF THE YEAR

All marketing departments and teams are eligible. This includes in-house marketing departments, as well as teams at marketing and advertising agencies.

08

PR DEPARTMENT / TEAM OF THE YEAR

All public relations and corporate communications departments and teams are eligible. This includes in-house PR and corporate communications departments, as well as teams at PR agencies.

09

SALES DEPARTMENT / TEAM OF THE YEAR

All sales departments and teams are eligible. This includes channel, direct, online and retail sales.

10

SUPPORT DEPARTMENT / TEAM OF THE YEAR

All support departments and teams are eligible. This includes customer support, customer care, tech support, etc.

11

TECHNOLOGY DEPARTMENT / TEAM OF THE YEAR

All technology departments and teams are eligible. This includes engineering, IT, web development, etc.

12

BOARD OF THE YEAR

All boards of publicly owned companies or non-profit organizations are eligible.