The 2021 Product Management Update MVP Awards!

Product Management Update brings together the best content from hundreds of industry thought-leaders. These awards will recognize the Most Valuable Posts as judged by our readers, award committee, and our machine intelligence and social media. We will recognize the posts that provide the highest value to industry professionals - useful and actionable information, that is tactical or strategic in nature, providing either long-term or short-term value.

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CATEGORIES

Awards will be given for articles covering the following categories:

Role of the PM

Data and Analytics

Market Strategy

Roadmaps and Product Goals

Other

Audience Size

Every day, our articles are read by an audience of over 72,000 people on our site and newsletter. We use our machine intelligence and social media, bolstered by our editorial team, to curate this content.

But as 2021 comes to an end, we want to know: of all of our articles, which are the best of the best? Our machine intelligence, social media, and editors can get us close. But we want that extra special touch that comes from beloved reader feedback.

You can represent these 72,000 readers. Cast your vote and let us know what you like to see!

Judging Criteria

We're judging posts that we see to provide the highest value to industry professionals. Does your article include useful and actionable information? Is it tactical or strategic? Does it provide short- or long-term value? Those are the types of questions our judges will be asking themselves.

PROCESS AND TIMING

Submitting content for consideration

Articles must have been published between October 13th, 2020 and October 11th, 2021 to be eligible.

Nominations are open until October 11th, 5pm Pacific Time. After that, our panel of judges will review the nominations and narrow them down to a list of finalists for each category.

Voting

Finalists will be announced on November 15th. Once finalists are announced, we will open up voting to our readers. Voting ends on November 29th. Winners will be announced on December 8th.

Program Committee

Meet our expert panel of judges!

Cait Porte

SVP Product and Customer Experience, ZMags

Cait Porte has been working with companies to improve products - and users’ experiences with those products - for more than a decade. At Zmags, she oversees Product, User Experience and Global Services. She manages a team that is intimately involved in marketers’ daily use of the Creator by Zmags and Publicator products. She helps customers extract maximum value from the content-building platforms, and shares insights with the product team to facilitate constant product iteration, innovation and improvement.

Morgan Hays

Director of Product, Autodesk Construction Solutions

Morgan is a senior software product executive who drives revenue growth through strategy, market analysis, product development and product marketing. In the last 8 years he has brought 10 industry-leading software products to market serving millions of customers across mobile and the web, founded a successful startup that was sold for more than $300M and grew share of an enterprise B2B software business by more than 20%. He is currently leading a product team that's delivering innovative SaaS products to the construction industry. Morgan is based in Boston.

JJ Rorie

Vice President, Sequent Learning Networks

JJ Rorie is a thought-leader and practitioner who has spent her career helping companies optimize their product management and marketing functions. Prior to joining Sequent Learning Networks as Vice President, JJ spent 18 years in various leadership roles in the financial services, telecommunications and healthcare industries for companies such as First Data, T-Mobile and American Hospital Association. JJ is also a serial entrepreneur, co-founding a healthcare technology company as well as a product development and talent management consultancy.