It’s time to shine the spotlight on your team’s story 

Extraordinary Stories is a celebration of the great work, resilience and solidarity shown by the procurement profession since the start of 2020

Showcase your team’s impact through the art of storytelling. Record a short video telling our Selection Board about your team’s work and your story could be showcased to the global business community.  


Celebrating Extraordinary Stories Across 5 Themes

Resilience & agility

Positive social impact 

Digital acceleration

Share Your Extraordinary Story

Record a video telling us what you did and the impact it’s made. Be authentic and make it compelling by focusing on the most interesting and important aspects.
Submit your story before June 4th 2021

An Opportunity to Come Together With Your  
Global Procurement Community

A selection of the most impressive Extraordinary Stories will be unveiled during the World Procurement Congress in October 2021 through a video showcase
Stories chosen by the Selection Board will be highlighted to the procurement ecosystem during a month-long festival of recognition on social media
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Opportunity in adversity 

Outstanding employee care 


Recognising the functions that kept delivering to strategic goals while simultaneously switching gears to cope with the crisis

Highlighting how procurement stepped up in support of community or social needs to change society for the better 

Celebrating the functions that adapted at pace to implement new digital solutions to help cope with the new normal

Showcasing the teams that turned disruption challenges into opportunities for accessing new value

Acknowledging the outstanding effort made by procurement leadership in supporting their team through such testing times

Why Share Your Story?

Be part of something special

Feature alongside the teams who made groundbreaking impact in an extraordinary year

Gain global recognition 

Shine before the world’s biggest brands and showcase your stories of excellence to cross-industry business leaders

Celebrate your successes

Come together with your team to show their hard work has been appreciated and share a badge of honour

Demonstrate your impact

Use this platform to share your story with stakeholders, customers and the global procurement community

The World Procurement Awards will return in 2022 and entries will open 1 September 2021

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