Celebrating our Customers and
Best Projects for Frontline Teams


About the Frontline Excellence Awards

Businesses are powered by frontline employees who curate experiences and fuel growth.

In honor of this fact, these awards will be given to those who have gone above and beyond to empower their frontline teams to perform their best every day.

Through 9 different categories, we’re recognizing the exceptional individuals and pioneering teams delivering game-changing solutions to their businesses. 

How to apply?
Fill out the application form before the 20th of May, attach a short description of your project and wait for the winners to be announced on the YOOBIC website and LinkedIn in June.



1. Online application

until May 20th


2. Jury selection

May 25th

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3. Awards announcement

June 10th

Award Categories


The Game Changer of the Year

A highly engaged admin user who has shown excellent drive and creativity in managing YOOBIC for the organization.

The Chief Yoobic Officer of the Year
The executive / director who has created a substantial business impact for their organization, by making YOOBIC a key success factor.
The Best Regional Manager of the Year

A Regional / Area Manager who has been the most effective in using YOOBIC to elevate the level of interaction with their store teams (site visits, coaching, coms, training, etc).

The Frontline Hero of the Year

The frontline employee who has consistently used YOOBIC to increase the overall performance and efficiency of their location and teams.


Best Frontline Experience Program of the Year

Best program driving an exceptional employee experience with a combination of all YOOBIC capabilities to deliver a strong business impact.

Best Frontline Communication Program of the Year

The program that has streamlined business communications channels and generated the best employee engagement and satisfaction.

Best Frontline Learning Program of the Year

Program that successfully improved the level of adoption and frequency of training for frontline teams.

Best Frontline Operational Excellence Program of the Year

Program that successfully increased the level of operational excellence within the organization.

Best Rookie of the Year

The organization that adopted YOOBIC within the last 12 months, and has since performed outstandingly well by achieving its business objectives, reaching KPI’s before the deadline or achieving equally outstanding results.

Meet the Judges


Ron Thurston

Retail expert, Amazon #1 Best Selling Author, Top 100 Retail Influencer


Gyongyver Menesi-Bondar

Retail expert. Former Head of Convenience Retail US at Shell


Tom Meggle

Luxury goods industry expert. Former Managing Director at Cartier, LV


Frank Furlan

Cosmetics and fashion industry expert. Former CEO at KIKO MILANO US, Swatch Group US



Jim Mizes

QSR Industry expert. Former President at Blaze Pizza and Freebirds World Burrito


Christel Grizaut

Senior Vice President Marketing at YOOBIC


Vincent Gaugry

Global Head of Customer Success at YOOBIC



How can I enter the awards?

Submit the nomination form here.

Is there a cost to enter?

No, there is no cost to enter.

What do winning customers receive?

The winning customers will receive a digital promotion package, a personalized trophy and a certificate.

What’s the deadline for submitting a nomination?

The deadline for submitting a nomination is May 10th.

Where will I find the results of the 2022 Frontline Excellence Awards?

Winners will be announced by June 10th, 2022, on the YOOBIC webpage and on LinkedIn. 

What are the criteria for winning?

Nominees must:
Be a current YOOBIC customer.
Have a compelling customer experience transformation story
Agree to be mentioned in a press release announcing the winners

I have a question that isn’t in the FAQ. Whom can I contact?

If you have any question that is not listed here, contact us: yoobic-awards@yoobic.com

May I apply to more than one category?

Yes, you can apply to as many categories as you wish.
Remember: Your organization can only be named a winner in one category.

Do applications and supporting documents have to be submitted in English?

We accept applications in English; however attached files can be in your local language, as long as the content is self-explanatory (for example, a video or a PPT with graphs and charts).

When will the winners be announced?

The winners will be determined by our judges, consisting of both internal and external adjudicators.

How many winners will be recognized?

There are 4 Individual categories, and 5 Team categories.

What is the difference between Individual / Team awards?

The categories under “People”, will celebrate individual users, whereas the categories under ‘Teams’, will celebrate whole projects.


YOOBIC is a Digital Workplace equipping retail leaders and frontline teams with the tools they need to communicate, learn and manage their daily tasks in one intuitive mobile app.

The YOOBIC solution engages and inspires frontline teams, enabling them to work most productively, build a workplace community and continuously progress towards their goals.

Employees feel more fulfilled, are kept firmly in the loop and can clearly see how their day to day work contributes to organizational targets.