The 2018 Project Management Update MVP Awards!

Project 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.

Check out the 2018 MVP Awards Winner Spotlight:



Awards will be given for articles covering the following categories:

Audience Size

Every day, our articles are read by an audience of over 30,000 people on our site and newsletter. We use our machine intelligence and social media, bolstered by our editorial team, to curate this content.

But 2018 is coming to an end and 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 30,000 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.


Submitting content for consideration

To nominate an article, please email a link of it to Nick Rodriguez with "2018 Project Management Update MVP nomination: (category)" as the subject line. Articles must have been published between October 1st, 2017 and October 1st, 2018 to be eligible.

Nominations are open until October 26th. After that, our panel of judges will review the nominations and narrow them down to a list of finalists for each category.


Finalists will be announced on November 14th. Once finalists are announced, we will open up voting to our readers. Voting ends on November 27th. Winners will be announced December 3rd.

Program Committee

Meet our expert panel of judges!

Elise Stevens

Consultant, Speaker, Podcaster

Elise works with women in project management roles to reinforce within themselves their true value to their team, company, and industry. She provides a channel for women's voices to be heart, supported, and embraced in project management. It's time for women to dream big in the industry and to know that they can achieve their career goals.

Ben Aston

Founder, The Digital Project Manager and VP Product, FCV Labs

Ben Aston is the founder of The Digital Project Manager and VP Product at FCV Labs. Ben brings over 15 years of experience in both strategic thinking and tactical implementation from a career at top digital agencies including Dare, Wunderman, DLKW Lowe and DDB. He's been fortunate enough to work across verticals including transit, utilities, FMCG, consumer electronics, eCommerce, automotive, financial services, public sector, and retail brands.

Karen Miller

Digital Marketing Consultant

V. Karen Miller, M.Ed. is the CEO and Sr. Project Leader of Design2Train, an instructional design and digital media agency. This award-winning company is based in The Woodlands, TX (just north of Houston) and was founded in 2001. Karen brings over 25+ years experience in corporate training experience and online community building to her projects. She earned his Master's degree in Educational Technology from Texas A&M University. To learn more, visit

Sanket Pai

Certified Leap Ahead Coach,

Sanket is an internationally certified Leap Ahead Coach, Human Potential Coach, NLP Coach Practitioner, TEDx Speaker and Author. He works with positive middle aged introverted people helping them to wake up to their deepest desires and start saying 'Yes' to the person they believe they can be. These are the people who want to live their dreams, transcend beyond their limiting fears, indecisiveness and disempowering beliefs, and accomplish their goals around finding purpose and living a fulfilling lifestyle.