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BI WORLDWIDE Honored in the 11th Annual 2016 IT World Awards®

May 16, 2016 Minneapolis, MN

Minneapolis, MN – May 13, 2016 – BI WORLDWIDE (BIW) announced today that Network Products Guide, the industry's leading technology research and advisory guide, has named two BIW products as winners in its 11th Annual 2016 IT World Awards®.

BIW’s eLearning technology platform, Chameleon, has been named a Gold winner in the category of Hot Technologies. Chameleon is a highly adaptable employee and sales learning platform that can be used on any device, any time in multiple languages. The framework uses a single course version to deliver learning on smartphones, PCs, Macs, iPads, Android tablets and MS Surface tablets.

Vice President of Learning and Engagement, Peder Jacobson said, “We’re delighted with the award. It continues to validate Chameleon as a leader in meeting the global eLearning needs of the modern learner.”

BUZZ®, the recognition app by Millennials, has been named a Bronze winner in the category of New Products and Services. BUZZ is a mobile recognition app that serves contexually relevant content to users based on which colleagues they interact with most, what’s trending throughout their company and what’s going on near them. With the BUZZ app, managers and employees can share stories, deliver announcements and awards, gather insights through quizzes and polls, celebrate milestones and track their happiness at work.

“It’s an honor for BUZZ to be named a winner by IT World Awards. We’re excited to have this new product in the market that will fill the need for recognition and connection for all workers, regardless of their workspace,” 

said Linda Baer, director of product marketing for BIW's rewards systems group.

An annual achievements and recognition awards program with active participation from a broad spectrum of industry voices, the coveted annual IT World Awards recognition program encompasses the world’s best in organizational performance, products and services, hot technologies, executives and management teams, successful deployments, product management and engineering, customer satisfaction and public relations in every area of information technology. 

About NPG’s IT World Awards

As industry’s leading technology research and advisory publication, Network Products Guide plays a vital role in keeping decision makers and end-users informed of the choices they can make in all areas of information technology. The Annual IT World Awards is part of the SVUS Awards® recognition program from Silicon Valley in the United States of America which also includes other programs such as CEO World Awards, Consumer World Awards, Customer Sales and Service World Awards, Golden Bridge Awards, Globee Fastest Growing Private Companies Awards, Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards, Pillar World Awards, PR World Awards, and Women World Awards. To learn more, visit


BI WORLDWIDE is a global engagement agency that uses the principles of behavioral economics to produce measurable results for its clients by driving and sustaining engagement with their employees, channel partners and customers. Supporting 140 countries through seven global headquarters and operating in 22 languages, BIW continues to bring best in class solutions to its global, regional and local customers.