The Realizer Awards

If you are embracing digital adoption to translate your digital transformation dreams into reality, then you are a true Realizer. This annual award will spotlight companies and industry leaders that are taking the lead on digital adoption to realize the full potential of technology in their respective spaces. Are you one of them?

Realizer Award Categories

Innovative Company Category

Celebrates organizations and the teams within them that are using digital adoption in innovative ways to deliver business value. Because the award is given to companies rather than individuals, it’s an honor that everyone on your staff can take pride in.

  • Best Customer Experience: Recognizes organizations that deliver seamless digital customer experiences, “wowing” users, and elevating brand loyalty. Winners in this category will stand out by their work in personalizing customer onboarding, increasing product or feature adoption, increasing cross-/upsell revenue, or enabling superior self-service support.
  • Best Employee Experience: Recognizes organizations that deliver industry-leading employee experiences that improve engagement, productivity, and adoption. Winners in this category will stand out by their impact on workplace productivity, process adoption, security and compliance, or employee satisfaction.
  • Transformational Business Impact: Recognizes organizations that use digital adoption to generate meaningful impact to the business and realize the full value of their technology investments. Winners in this category will stand out by their significant impact on revenue, internal operations, company culture, learning and development strategies, software usage, and more.
  • Operational Excellence: Recognizes organizations that have built a strategic and tactical operating model around digital adoption management that allows for sustainable and seamless execution. Winners in this category will stand out with their program design, team structure, alignment to company objectives, governance model and other strategies that allow them to achieve impact at velocity and scale.

Inspiring Leader Category​

Celebrates an individual who demonstrates outstanding leadership and achievement by applying digital adoption strategies to create substantial business impact and achieve their technology vision.

  • DAP Manager of the Year: Recognizes an individual that owns the WalkMe initiative at their organization to help the business realize their digital value. Winners in this category will stand out with their ability to align with business goals, think analytically about strategy, and designs impactful and creative solutions
  • DAP Visionary of the Year: Recognizes an organizational leader who has become a digital adoption pioneer within their company and a thought leader among their peers and the industry. Winners in this category will stand out with their transformational ideas on how to impact experiences, innovative ideas on how to leverage digital adoption throughout the business and how to build a program that drives impact across various departments and software systems.
  • Rookie of the Year: Recognizes an individual that embraced their organization’s digital adoption initiative within the last 12 months, and was able to quickly create meaningful business impact and lay the foundation for future success and scale. Winners in this category will stand out with their speedy implementation that drove value and created momentum within the company.

Submission Form

Please share your story by providing answers to the individual questions or by using them as a framework to narrate your achievement. Please remember to include numbers that support the successes you realized from the project.


All WalkMe customers are eligible to submit applications to win a Realizer award. Need help? Loop in your colleagues, account teams, and partners to build the most impactful application. The company or individual being nominated must submit the application themselves.

Everyone is welcome to submit their digital adoption journey at no cost!

The deadline for submission is February 20, 2020. Semi-finalists will be notified via email and announced publicly on February 26, 2020. Winners will be announced at the Realize gala in San Francisco on March 10, 2020. Those that cannot make it can view the results of the award ceremony live on the Realize website on March 12, 2020.

Aside from pride and bragging rights, the award winner will receive a trophy.

There is no limit to the nominations one individual or organization can submit, the only requirement is that each nomination tells a unique story.

If you need to make changes to your application once it’s been submitted, please email for assistance.

Turning digital adoption dreams into reality is no small feat, and we want to make sure the world hears about your story! There will be opportunities to be showcased on our website, social media, press releases, and many more. By submitting an application, you agree that WalkMe may use the company logo and application details.

Please see the Award Category descriptions to better understand what each award is looking for. A panel of judges will review each award application, and will evaluate based on the effectiveness of the solution, the ability to impact the business, and the ability to calculate quantitative and qualitative value for the business.

This is the first ever Realizer Awards. However, previous winners of digital adoption awards include Catalyst, Robert Half, and Baby Memorial Hospital.

The Realizer Awards are open to anyone, regardless of whether they are able to attend WalkMe Realize in San Francisco. We hope that applicants will be able to join us in person at the event, to experience the ceremony in person, but it is not a requirement.