The Quantie Awards (formerly the Awards for Excellence) are our industry’s way of recognizing the best and brightest individuals in the industry. It is also our thanks to the exceptional groups and technologies that make our work easier and more impactful every day. The Quantie awards are the most relevant and important award for the digital analytics industry.

Finalists and Winners:


President's Award

The purpose of the DAA President’s Award is to recognize exemplary DAA volunteers. This award is presented at the discretion of the President. Only presented when the President feels that individual members have gone above and beyond with their contributions to DAA.


2021:  Donna Treat
2020:  Garrett Mark Scott
2019:  Mai Alowaish
2018:  Tim Wilson
2015:  Colin Coleman, Charles Davis, Krista Seiden, Bithika Mehra, Michelle Rutan
2014:  Christoper Berry, Caleb Whitmore
2013:  Geddy van Elburg, June Li, Aaron Maass

Jim Sterne Lifetime Achievement Award 

The Jim Sterne Lifetime Achievement Award honors Jim Sterne’s legacy as the co-founder of DAA, his service to DAA as the board chair, and his tireless commitment to the digital analytics industry.

This award, launched in 2018, is given to an analytics professional as recognition for long-time service and contributions to the industry of digital analytics and to the Digital Analytics Association. Recipients are individuals who have made technical, commercial and/or creative contributions of outstanding significance to the field of digital analytics, and who have selflessly given their time, talents and knowledge to advancing the Digital Analytics Association.

2021:  June Dershewitz
2020:  Amy Sample
2019:  Adam Greco
2018:  Jim Sterne

Jim Novo Award

The Jim Novo Award of Academic Excellence honors Jim Novo’s dedication, knowledge and volunteer time applied towards creation of the UBC Award of Achievement in Digital Analytics program.

This award was launched in 2007. It is awarded annually by DAA and University of British Columbia's Sauder School of Business to the graduate with the highest grade average over all 4 courses of the UBC Award of Achievement in Digital Analytics.