Bloum has been announced as a Finalist in the 2021 ARN Innovation Awards from a pool of over 470 nominees. 

The final award ceremony is scheduled to be held on December 9 at The International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney). 

Now in its 15th year, the ARN Innovation Awards are an annual awards ceremony that celebrates organisations and individuals who have achieved excellence and innovation in ICT over the previous 12 months. 

The Bloum team is excited to be announced as a finalist in only its first year of operation. 

‘Being nominated for the ARN Innovation Awards is an incredible honour among such a competitive field in a difficult year,’ Head of Bloum Clancy Merrett said. ‘It’s a great sign of confidence that our product is on the right track and that we can genuinely fulfil our mission to help schools become more student-centric.’ 

There are eight separate categories in the ARN Innovation Awards, spanning Partner Innovation, Tech Innovation, Australia-wide Innovation, Start-up Innovation, Personal Innovation, Vendor Innovation, Distributor Innovation and Hall of Fame. 

Each year the awards recognise companies from all corners of the ICT industry, including start-ups, managed service providers, consultancies, software vendors, telecommunications providers and many more. 

Finalists will be selected by an executive judging panel of recognised business leaders and announced on December 9.