Employee of the Month & Year Award Ideas and Wording

Employee of the Month Award Ideas

Employee of the Month, Quarter, or Year Awards are common awards in many organizations, but especially in retail, hospitality, and manufacturing environments.

Often, these programs are tied to customer feedback, manager recommendations, and peer recognition. These awards work extremely well when there are clear criteria for winning, and the recognition is visible to all employees.

Many companies will use key metrics or goals from the department, company or individual to establish the criteria for the award. Metrics such as attendance, trainging completion, attitude, customer satisfaction rating, level of work activity, contributions and suggestions, team participation, committee participation, displays of leadership, problem resolution, and goal attainment.

Other names for this award can be: Rising Star Award, Shining Star Award, People Pleaser Award, Above and Beyond Award, All Star Employee Award, Company Excellence Award, Spotlight Award, Pinnacle Award M anager’s Choice Award, Customer’s Choice Award, Merit Award, Flash of Brilliance Award, Game Changer Award and the Kudos Award.

We see many organization give an individual award to the recipient, and then also hand a plaque in the corporate office showing the recipient’s name and award date.

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Employee of the Month, Quarter, Year Award Wording

Start by thinking about the basic information for your awards, the “5 W’s”.

The 5ws of Employee of the Month Award Wording

Additional ideas for wording your Employee of the Month, Quarter, Year Awards:

1. Option for Employee of the Month, Quarter, Year Award Wording

Employee of the Month (Quarter/Year)

Presented to

Name

For Your

Service and Dedication

Year

2. Option for Employee of the Month, Quarter, Year Award Wording

Presented to

Name

For Your

Extraordinary Service

And Dedication

Month,Year

3. Option for Employee of the Month, Quarter, Year Award Wording

Logo

Employee of the Year

Presented to

Recipient Name

Recognizing Your

Amazing Dedication

And Commitment to

Company Name

Date

4. Option for Employee of the Month, Quarter, Year Award Wording

Company Name

Would like to

Recognize

Recipient Name

as

Employee of the Year

Date

Thank You For

All You’ve Done

We Truly Appreciate

Everything

5. Option for Employee of the Month, Quarter, Year Award Wording

Recognizing

Recipient Name

As

Company Name’s

Employee of the Year

For Always Reaching

Above and Beyond

Date

6. Option for Employee of the Month, Quarter, Year Award Wording

Presented to

Recipient Name

As

Company Name

Employee of the Quarter

Q1 Year

Keep Up the Great Work!

7. Option for Employee of the Month, Quarter, Year Award Wording

Logo

Employee of the Month

Month, Year

Recipient Name

For Being A Shining

Example of the

Company Name Values

8. Option for Employee of the Month, Quarter, Year Award Wording

Company Name

Our Employees Are

Our Greatest Asset

Recognizing

Recipient Name

As

Employee of the Quarter

Q2, Year