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OpenWater is an awards software platform that automates and helps to grow  your awards and recognition programs.

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From the Blog

Preparing for Your Awards Program

Your call for entry is fast approaching and you’re ready for it! Or, are you? After all, there is a seemingly endless list of things that need doing and elements in need of planning before your awards program begins. But, what has to be done before your call for entry?  If that's something you've been asking yourself, today's your lucky day! Below we're going to go over 5 important elements...Read more

How to Get Your Awards Noticed on Social Media [in under 100 words]

Social media is important for any awards program's marketing strategy. But getting traction on these platforms and the desired results can be difficult. However, with time, patience, and consistent efforts your pages can start to gain attention and attract more potential entrants. When building your presence on social media be sure to: Optimize your pages Interact regularly with your audience...Read more