Top vendor selection criteria


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On a quarterly basis, Shortlister reviews the vendors who apply to participate in the various product categories we service to determine the “top” vendors.  A wide range of criteria are evaluated to determine which organizations are featured as Top Vendors:


Business Information and Stability

How long the organization has been in business
Number of clients
Number of lives covered
Number of employees
Recency of information in the Shortlister platform


Shortlister System Data

Bid Inclusion
Wins vs. Losses
Finalist Meeting Scores
Quality Survey Ratings (post-implementation)
Recency of Ratings and Comments 


Buzz Factor profile page views
Number of Ratings collected from vendor’s clients
Recency of Ratings collected from vendor’s clients
Quality of Ratings and Reviews collected from vendor’s clients
Social Presence (Twitter, LinkedIn)
“Look ups” in the Shortlister platform

If you're a vendor interested in enrolling in Shortlister's Top Vendor program, please click here to learn how to apply.