Excellence Awards

CBORD Excellence Awards

Each year we honor a single individual and two organizations whose innovative applications of CBORD solutions enrich our entire user community through their service.

The 2019 Winners

Riverside Health

Riverside Health exemplifies integrated planning and foresight by linking CBORD systems across acute care, skilled nursing, independent living, and assisted living facilities.

Northeastern University

Inspired by students' desire to combat food insecurity, Warren Lord and his team at Northeastern sought out a technological solution using CS Gold®.

Lisa Marker, Duke Raleigh Hospital

Above & Beyond
Lisa has been a trailblazer in efforts to improve patient satisfaction and safety, increasing the hospital's Press Ganey scores through Room Service Choice® and helping to test the CBORD Patient app.

Winners were honored at the Excellence Awards Dinner on Monday, October 21 during our 40th annual User Group Conference.

Award Categories


A group or organization receives the One CBORD award because together they represent our mission to provide a wide range of integrated solutions that help customers in every market served. These solutions increase efficiency and reduce costs while increasing customer satisfaction. Recipients must exemplify integrated planning and foresight of linking multiple CBORD systems together across an organization in order to deliver a comprehensive solution for their customers.


The CBORD Visionary award is given to a group of people or an organization. This award recognizes the creative uses of CBORD solutions and honors excellence in innovative applications of CBORD systems. This creativity and innovation may be demonstrated either through unique use of existing CBORD products or through the integration of CBORD software with other market solutions. Our Visionaries illustrate what it means to be leaders of system integration, and through the development of new business applications they create valuable services for their customers.

Above & Beyond

This award is given to an individual user who has been working with CBORD to develop new products or has creatively applied CBORD solutions for the benefit of the larger user community. This person is honored for their willingness to evaluate and provide feedback on new products and technology from within the community, working with CBORD and our partners to create new solutions and solve technical integration challenges, and/or has proven to be a valuable resource through the sharing of their specialized knowledge and experience.

Past Awards

Excellence Award nominees exemplify the most engaged and innovative members of our CBORD user community. Looking through the achievements of past nominees and winners, we are proud to be associated with such a talented group of dedicated individuals and organizations.

View Past Winners and Nominees

We are so proud!