Cisco Global Advocate Awards 2023

Join us as we celebrate excellence in customer advocacy and innovation.

About the awards

The Cisco Global Advocate Awards celebrates Cisco's passionate and innovative customer advocates who go above and beyond in demonstrating thought leadership and supporting Cisco through success stories, speaking engagements, product reviews, and so much more.

We're planning three exclusive events that will coincide with Cisco Live conferences to be held in Amsterdam, Las Vegas, and Melbourne in 2023. We hope you'll join us as we recognize our customer advocates by region for actively supporting Cisco. You won't want to miss it.

Cisco Global Advocate Awards

Awards short list

We look forward to recognizing Cisco's top advocates by region for the Global Advocate Awards. Our event, spotlighting customers from across the Americas region, is coming soon. It all happens at Cisco Live in Las Vegas, in a ceremony on June 7.

Congratulations to our short-listed nominees. View the list by selecting each award category below.

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What an event. I’m humbled to have been awarded the EMEA Customer Advocate of the Year award at the Cisco Global Advocate Awards 2023. Congratulations to all winners and nominees.

Joacim Wicander, Senior Data Center Engineer, Conscia Sweden AB

Global Advocate Awards 2023: EMEA winners

Congratulations to our winners in the EMEA region and to all of our short-listed nominees.

We applaud each of you for your passion, innovation, and support for Cisco's advocacy initiatives.

EMEA Customer Advocate of the Year

Joacim Wicander
Senior Data Center Engineer
Conscia Sweden AB

EMEA Executive Advocate of the Year

Enric Cuixeres
Head of Information Technology
Leng d'Or

Industry Excellence Award

Felix Thielmann
Senior Project Manager

Excellence in Storytelling

Mark Cameron
Head of Transformation Architecture

CX Ambassador of the Year

John Pell
Advisory Solution Consultant

Hybrid Work Hero

Zakarieya Abderoef
Solutions Architect
Baraka Technology Group

Unified Experiences Trailblazer

David Clark
Senior Network Engineer/Analyst
Amelco UK Limited

Reimagine Applications Visionary

Simon Challis
Senior Technology Manager
easyJet PLC

Innovation Champion

Damian Erni
Senior Product Manager
Swisscom (Schweiz) AG

Cybersecurity Defender of the Year

Luigi Vassallo
Chief Operating Officer and Chief Technology Officer
Sara Assicurazioni

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We look forward to seeing you in Las Vegas for our live awards ceremony on June 7, 2023.


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