This is a guest post by Alyssa Tong, who runs the Jenkins Area Meetup program and is also responsible for Marketing & Community Programs at CloudBees, Inc.

We have received a good number of nominations for the Jenkins World 2017 Community Awards. These nominations are indicative of the excellent work Jenkins members are doing for the betterment of Jenkins.

The deadline for nomination is this Friday, June 16.

This will be the first year we are commemorating community members who have shown excellence through commitment, creative thinking, and contributions to continue making Jenkins a great open source automation server. The award categories includes:

  • Most Valuable Contributor - This award is presented to the Jenkins contributor who has helped move the Jenkins project forward the most through their invaluable feature contributions, bug fixes or plugin development efforts.

  • Jenkins Security MVP - This award is presented to the individual most consistently providing excellent security reports or who helped secure Jenkins by fixing security issues.

  • Most Valuable Advocate - This award is presented to an individual who has helped advocate for Jenkins through organization of their local Jenkins Area Meetup.

Submit your story, or nominate someone today! Winners will be announced at Jenkins World 2017 in San Francisco on August 28-31.

We look forward to hearing about the great Jenkins work you are doing.