Program Details:

Do you want to be an innovation leader? Do you have an way that would make a difference in the way your enterprise serves your clients? Innovation is the key that makes each enterprise more efficient and helps it to grow and stand out from the competition.

Avaya, a leader in small business communications solutions, wants to show you how your small business can save money so you can use it to drive innovation. In less than five minutes, we can show you those savings! Simply fill out our ROI(return on investement) tool and send us the results of your anticipated savings. Then tell us, in 250 words or less how you would use that money in innovative ways over the next five years to better serve your clients, staff and suppliers.

Once you’ve sent us your results and tell us how you would innovate, your story will be judged by a panel of small business experts and the top ten stories will be posted to the Avaya Facebook page for voting on September 5, 2011! You may be selected to receive one of the following:

  • Grand prize: One business, will win a new IP Office solution and related products (valued at up to $50,000 MSRP) and a $5,000 American Express Gift Card!
  • Runner up prize: Five businesses will get up to $10,000 (MSRP) worth of Avaya IP Office equipment and related products
  • First 100 entrants to enter AND “forward to friends/colleagues” will receive an Avaya jacket with built-in ear-buds

Avaya is giving away over $100,000 in cash and prizes to hear how you’ll bring innovation to your small business. Enter your ideas now for a chance to win a new communications solution from Avaya, and the chance to innovate new ways to help your small business succeed!

Visit www.avaya.com/innovators or www.facebook.com/Avayasmallbiz now for more information on how to enter and win!

Terms and conditions apply. For more information please click here.

 

Winners:

Congratulations to this years grand prize winner for the small business innovators contest. Were proud to announce the winner is http://www.sulon.com/. They have shown great small business entrepreneurial spirit and have managed to cut on savings by 70%, and improved customer satisfaction by 60% and the expierence of their employees. They are the Toronto’s leading company for VR solutions. The Grand Prize is a new ip office solution that has a value of almost $50,000 and a $5000 american express giftcard. Since we have started this giveaway 2 years ago, our last year winner was  Pearl hair extensions, a hair salon in Toronto which specializes in hair extensions. They were able to improve the customer satisfaction level by 150%. They won a IP deluxe office solution, 1 $2000 american express giftcard, and 1 iPad Mini.

We will be picking a new winner next year! Go to a http://avayasbicontest.com/apply-now/ to apply for a change to win this years grand prize of a ip office solution, and a $5000 American Express Gift Card.