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Sakon Becomes Innovation Leader at Unique AOTMP® Industry Hackathon

Sponsored by Businesswire

Organizers of the AOTMP® Industry Hackathon announced today that Sakon has become one of only 10 Innovation Leaders to sponsor and lead this exclusive open innovation event. 3,000 to 5,000 participants are expected to come together to solve the 10 greatest challenges in the telecom, mobility & IT management industry during this event which takes place between now and October 2021 with event week October 18 to 21, 2021.

Sakon has chosen the “Elevating the Value of Telecom, Mobility & IT Departments” industry challenge and will coach and support their teams to develop world-class solutions as they compete for $100,000 in overall prize money.

“We are thrilled to be a leader at this exciting event focused on innovation in Technology Management. Elevating the value of Telecom, Mobility & IT Departments is a goal we are hyper focused on and can’t wait to explore, evaluate and judge the creative ideas from the community,” says Dan Hughes, Sakon President.

“We are honored to partner with Sakon in this one-of-a-kind event for our industry. It just once again shows the Sakon commitment to being a leader and one of the industry trailblazers committed to innovation,” says Tim Lybrook, AOTMP® CEO.

Learn more about the AOTMP® Industry Hackathon or register today to participate.

About Sakon

Sakon provides a leading cloud-based connectivity spend management and mobile operations platform. The purpose-built platform connects organization with suppliers globally, provides visibility into and control over how companies spend on communications services and enables businesses to achieve significant savings. The company was founded in 2003, has over 700 employees with offices in US, Canada, UK, India, China and Singapore and is headquartered in Concord, Massachusetts. Learn more at

About AOTMP®

AOTMP®, the Association of Telecom, Mobility, and IT Management Professionals, is a membership organization dedicated to serving the more than 10 million professionals around the globe who support the $4.3 trillion dollar industry. The association’s mission is to bring these professionals together to help advance the industry while bringing more value and impact to their respective organizations. AOTMP® supports the industry and its professionals with memberships, training, certifications, events, a standard’s guide and advisory relationships that optimize overall business results. Learn more at