The IRI Marketing Innovation Award was developed to honor IRI member company firms, and IRI individual members, who are making breakthroughs in the areas of new products and services; development of consumer and advisor educational resources; and overall marketing campaigns to foster greater acceptance and use of insured retirement strategies.

The IRI Marketing Innovation Award symbolize the persistence and excellence personified by leading innovators and marketers in the retirement industry field, while strengthening innovation, creativity and ingenuity.

Why You Should Submit a Nomination? 

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Distinguish your team, company, and your innovation. Gain broad recognition and significant market visibility through your award.
Eye Icon Endorsement & Validation
Being aligned with the Marketing Innovation Award provides validation of the winners’ innovations in the marketplace.
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The Marketing Innovation Award represent active contributors to the retirement income industry and provide innovation and creative strategies to meet the needs of their clients.

How to apply?

Please submit your nomination form and supporting documentation (including collateral) to Jane Forsythe at

The deadline to submit nominations is Friday, February 23, 2018.

This year's winners will be announced during the upcoming IRI Marketing Summit 2018, which runs March 12-14, 2018, at the Omni Orlando Hotel at Championsgate. Register today for the IRI Marketing Summit here