Industry Awards


HDI's industry awards are a prime opportunity to recognize the superstars in your organization!

Every year, Capital Area recognizes outstanding analysts and technicians in the DC metro area. The winning analyst and technician go on to compete at the regional level, representing the Northeast Region; regional winners go on to compete at the national level, sitting for live interviews at the HDI Annual Conference & Expo each spring. Click on the buttons below to learn more about each award. All nominees and their managers will be honored guests at our Annual Awards Luncheon in December. Every nominee will receive a framed certificate and be recognized at our December luncheon. 

Analyst of the Year     Desktop Support Technician of the Year

Recognize your Help Desk and Desktop Support Technician ROCKSTARS - Nominations Due October 31st!


All nominees and managers will be our honored guests, at our Annual Awards Luncheon, on Thursday, December 6th at Martin’s Crosswinds. We will recognize each nominee and their manager. Every nominee will receive a plaque and the winners will receive the Analyst of the Year or Desktop Support Technician award.

You DON'T need to be a member to participate and the only investment you make is time to complete the brief application. Your return is truly a heartwarming event that has become a year-end celebration for area teams. We encourage members to nominate your outstanding Analysts and Technicians as follows (you may submit 2 nominees in each category):

1. Go to

2. Select Analyst or Desktop to review the nomination criteria and submit your online nomination by Wednesday, October 31st (it won’t be extended this year). The short nomination form requires only the following:

• Help Desk Analyst/Desktop Support Technician’s Name, Company & Contact information
• A paragraph describing the individual’s achievements (why you are nominating them)
• Nominator/Manager’s name and contact information

3. You may choose to answer additional questions, which gives your nominee the best chance to win!

We encourage you to complete your nomination early. The local chapter Analyst of the Year and Desktop Support Technician of the Year will compete for the regional award and regional winners then compete for the global award. The winner of the Regional Analyst of the Year and Desktop Support Technician Award will receive a free registration to the Annual Conference courtesy of Robert Half Technology. If you have any questions, please contact Sandy Seroskie at

HDI proudly acknowledges Robert Half Technology as the premier sponsor of the HDI Awards program. Since 2004, Robert Half Technology has given award finalists the opportunity to be honored as leaders within the technical support industry, attend the industry's leading conference, learn and grow in their professions, and network with peers from around the globe.

With over 120 locations worldwide, Robert Half Technology provides on-demand technical expertise through a full spectrum of IT staffing services – from project, contract-to-hire and full-time staffing, to managed IT services and IT solution consulting. To learn more about Robert Half Technology’s staffing solutions or start your job search, visit


HDI's award program is made possible by the generous support of our premier sponsor: