Answers to Your Questions


The MarTech Breakthrough Awards competition is open to all individuals, companies and organizations involved in producing publicly available products and services. We are a global organization and there are no geographical limitations. To be eligible for the 2021 program, an entry must have been produced or updated after April 1, 2019 (2-year window).

At the time and date of submitting an entry online, entrants confirm that the information supplied is truthful and accurate. If information is subsequently found to be inaccurate or incorrect, the entry or entries will be disqualified.

Submitting Your Award Nominations

The award submission process is simple. Simply visit the nomations page and fill out the required form prior to May 26, 2021.

The award submission process is intentionally streamlined, focused on the simple question of “How Does your Product, Service or Company Break Through the Crowded MarTech market,” and we ask that nominations are kept to approximately 500 words or less.

Entries will be treated by MarTech Breakthrough as confidential and the content of the nominations will not be publicly published without consent of the nominee.

Note that emailed or hard copy submission forms will not be accepted.

You may submit the same product, solution or company in multiple categories.

Submission Period: March 30 – May 26, 2021

How are the awards nominations judged?

MarTech Breakthrough judges have earned a reputation for fairness and credibility, and are committed to determining the BREAK THROUGH nominations for each award category.

Judges are senior-level, experienced marketing, ad and sales professionals that have personally worked within the MarTech space, including journalists, analysts and technology executives with experience in a range of information professional positions and perspectives. From successful technology startups to veteran industry leaders, the panel of judges bring a balanced perspective of evaluation for the award nominations.

The decision of the judges is final. Details of the judging panel deliberations will not be disclosed publicly.


Earning a MarTech Breakthrough Award provides compelling benefits, including, but not limited to:

  • Industry-wide recognition and media attention with participation in MarTech Breakthrough marketing promotional activities, including media and analyst outreach, social media promotion, etc.
  • MarTech Breakthrough Award winner badge available to include on marketing materials (press release, social media, website, product packaging, tradeshow booth, advertising materials, etc.)
  • MarTech Breakthrough crystal award plaque to display at industry tradeshows and at corporate offices
  • Honorees Notified: June 2021