Industry Awards


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

Every year, Local Chapters recognize outstanding analysts and technicians in their local area.  The winning analyst and technician go on to compete at the regional level, representing the Oregon/SW Washington area; 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 Awards Celebration. Every nominee will receive a framed certificate and be recognized at our Awards Event.. 

Analyst of the Year     Desktop Support Technician of the Year

Recognize your Help Desk and Desktop Support Technician ROCKSTARS!

Each company may nominate up to two individuals in each category. You don't need to be a member to participate, so don't miss this opportunity to recognize your outstanding analysts and technicians! The only investment you make is time it takes to complete the application.

To nominate,

1. Go to 

2. Select Analyst or Desktop to review the nomination criteria and submit your online nomination. The 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

Once you have completed your nomination, we will send instructions to complete the application. 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 us

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: