About the Sitecore MVP Award

About

A Sitecore MVP is an individual with expertise in Sitecore who actively participate in online and offline communities to share their knowledge and expertise with other Sitecore partners and customers. The increasing amount of individuals that are sharing expertise and knowledge is reflected in the Sitecore community that is growing at a mind-blowing speed.

Thanks to their contribution Sitecore MVPs receive several benefits.

Types of MVPs

Each year, the Sitecore Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Awards recognize individuals with a passion for sharing their knowledge and expertise through active participation in online and offline Sitecore communities.

We recognize the following types of MVPs annually:

Technology MVP

An individual with seasoned technical experience who actively participates in online and offline communities to share their knowledge and expertise with developers, marketers, strategists, Sitecore partners and customers.

Qualities we are considering when selecting a Technology MVP:

  • Original quality content e.g.: blog posts, podcasts, videos
  • Community.Sitecore.com Forum answers
  • Active at the Sitecore Slack channels
  • Involvement at the Sitecore Stack Exchange
  • Contribution to an open source module
  • Speaking at events like User Groups or Symposium
  • Participate in conversations on Social Media
  • Provide regular product feedback

What you can expect when hiring a Technology MVP?

As in this category mostly community contribution matters you will hire someone, who is a quality blogger, exceptional presenter, enthusiast user group organizer, valuable forum member. Please note strong developers and architects may receive the Technology MVP title, but the award recognizes individuals for their community contributions, not their development skills.

 

Strategy MVP

An individual with strong understanding with data driven context marketing and use of the Sitecore Experience Cloud to drive business results and who love to share his/her knowledge and experience with customers, users and implementation teams.

Qualities we are considering when selecting a Strategy MVP:

  • Strong experience with data driven marketing and achieving business value on marketing investment
  • Great knowledge of Sitecore Experience Cloud
  • Thought leadership on digital customer experience including strategy, content, user experience and analytics
  • Provides customer value and references of successful Sitecore projects

What you can expect when hiring a Strategy MVP?

  • Strong experience on how to use Sitecore Experience Cloud to drive business results
  • Strong experience with digital experience strategies and tactics including personalization, content strategy, UX and data
  • Communicates and provides guidance on digital experience best practice to customers, users and implementation teams

 

Ambassador MVP

An individual with solid knowledge of the latest Sitecore offering who provide value for Sitecore, by influencing partners, industry, customers and decision makers and who provides product feedback, supplies references and case studies.

Qualities we are considering when selecting an Ambassador MVP:

  • Knows the latest Sitecore offering
  • Drives business to Sitecore and ecosystem
  • Actively participates in the Sitecore Advisory Councils
  • Internal or external Ambassador of Sitecore
  • Provides product feedback
  • Supplies references and case studies

What you can expect when hiring an Ambassador MVP?

  • Solid knowledge of the latest Sitecore offering
  • Working for a partner or customer that works closely with Sitecore; e.g. providing product feedback, participating in Sitecore counsels, supplies references and case studies
  • Someone that has big influence on Sitecore's execution within his/her company

Honorary MVP Award

The Honorary MVP award is exclusively given at the discretion of Sitecore’s CEO to a Sitecorian for recognizing outstanding achievements during their career.