EMC has created a new award that:
“honors individuals and organizations that have taken the initiative to explore what is imminent and possible with Big Data technologies and create solutions that have a profound impact on individual lives, organizations and entire industries. An independent panel of judges will assess each entry and select Data Hero Award winners based on the following criteria:
– Impact to business and society
– Innovation and creativity to create groundbreaking processes and solutions
– Value in generating ROI, business impact or societal change
– Overall “Wow Factor” ”
Check out the details at dataheroawards.com. There are a few weeks remaining if you would like to nominate someone.