IBM Gold Consultant - 2017
IBM Gold Consultants are independent consultants recognized in the IT industry as possessing superior technical expertise, product knowledge, vast industry expertise, market knowledge and a strong digital presence. Gold Consultants also enjoy unique relationships with IBM development, often engaging in two-way discussions to help shape future product direction. IBM and The Gold Consultants align on strategy, priorities and initiatives to contribute to the collective benefit of IBM Clients.
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What it takes to earn this badge
To earn this badge, the individual must be nominated and selected as an IBM Gold Consultant. Nomination criteria includes the following skill set:
Technical expertise on IBM products.
Ability to evangelize on behalf of IBM.
Demonstration of industry influence.
Ability to share knowledge and expertise by engaging in meaningful two-way discussions with IBM development teams (under Non Disclosure Agreement).