Achievers Announces the Winners of its 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ Awards

San Francisco and Toronto, August 27, 2012 – Achievers, the leader in employee rewards and recognition software, today announces its 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ in Canada and the United States. This annual award recognizes top employers that display leadership and innovation in engaging their employees. The list honors 50 companies in the U.S. and 50 companies in Canada.

“The Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ understand these practices are not only good for employees, but also the bottom line. Companies that focus on employee engagement tend to perform better financially, attract and retain the best talent and enjoy improved customer service and client retention,” said Razor Suleman, Founder and Chairman of Achievers. “These companies serve as role models for other businesses to engage their own employees and build success.”

The Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ Awards panel of judges evaluated each applicant based on the Eight Elements of Employee Engagement™: Communication, Leadership, Culture, Rewards & Recognition, Professional & Personal Growth, Accountability & Performance, Vision & Values and Corporate Social Responsibility.

The panel of judges included Bruce Bolger, Managing Director of Enterprise Engagement Alliance, Stacia Garr, Principal Analyst of Bersin & Associates, Debbie McGrath, Founder and Chief Instigator of HR.com, China Gorman, CEO of CMG Group and Razor Suleman, Founder and Chairman of Achievers.

Recipients of the Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ Awards will be honored at award galas on October 25, 2012 in San Francisco, California and on November 14, 2012 in Toronto, Ontario.

For more information about Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™, visit www.achievers.com/engaged. Also, follow the conversation on Twitter at @Achievers or #Achievers50.

The Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ in the United States in alphabetical order include:
1. Akraya, Inc.
2. Alcoa
3. Alexander Interactive
4. Allegiant Travel Company
5. AMN Healthcare Services, Inc.
6. APCO
7. Black Hills Corporation
8. Blinds.com
9. Caesars Las Vegas Region
10. Cisco Systems Inc.
11. CivicPlus
12. Daxko
13. Elephant Insurance Services, LLC
14. Entertainment Partners
15. FatWallet, Inc.
16. GALLINA LLP
17. Genesis HealthCare
18. Goodmans Interior Structures
19. Greenleaf Hospitality Group
20. Higher One, Inc.
21. HomeAway, Inc.
22. Impact Advisors LLC
23. Infosys Limited (Financial Services & Insurance Business Unit)
24. Jostens, Inc.
25. Life's WORC
26. Medtech
27. Milgard Windows and Doors, Inc.
28. Monsanto
29. National Consumer Panel
30. North Shore-LIJ Health System
31. Ontraport
32. OptumRx
33. PeopleFirm LLC
34. Performance Plus Marketing
35. Prevea Health
36. Prime Therapeutics
37. Quest Diagnostics - Nichols Institute
38. RocketSpace
39. Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.
40. Ryan, LLC
41. S&T Bank
42. Sheltering Arms Physical Rehabilitation Centers
43. StudyPoint, Inc.
44. Talent Plus, Inc.
45. Tata Consultancy Services
46. The Clearing, Inc.
47. The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
48. Ultimate Software
49. World Travel Holdings
50. Zappos

The Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ in Canada in alphabetical order include:
1. 1-800-GOT-JUNK?
2. 3M Canada Company
3. Access Communications Cooperative Limited
4. Adecco Employment Services
5. All Weather Windows
6. Apex Distribution Inc.
7. Arrow Professional Services
8. Bayer Inc.
9. BC Housing
10. Bruce Power
11. Ceridian Canada Ltd.
12. CIBC Mellon
13. Contingent Workforce Solutions Inc.
14. Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc.
15. Edelman Canada
16. Eli Lilly Canada
17. Empathica Inc.
18. Enflick, Inc.
19. First Canadian Title
20. FIRMA Foreign Exchange
21. Flight Centre
22. G Adventures
23. Genesis Hospitality
24. GoodLife Fitness
25. Haute Culture Consulting Inc.
26. HR Downloads Inc.
27. Hydro Ottawa
28. IQ PARTNERS Inc.
29. Just Energy Corp
30. KPMG LLP
31. Mayhew
32. MD Physician Services
33. Meridian
34. Molson Coors Canada
35. Monsanto Canada Inc.
36. NetSuite Canada Inc.
37. Nurse Next Door
38. PEER 1 Hosting
39. peopleCare Inc.
40. Polar Mobile
41. PowerStream Inc.
42. Rogers Communications Inc. - Customer Support
43. Ryan, ULC
44. Scotiabank Convention Centre
45. Siemens Canada
46. Starwood Hotels & Resorts
47. TeraGo Networks Inc.
48. The Johnson Corporation
49. The Little Potato Company
50. TribeHR

About Achievers

The Achievers mission is to Change the Way the World Works. We are accomplishing this by helping companies around the world recognize and reward positive employee behaviors on a daily basis resulting in higher employee engagement and better business results. With our award-winning technology, unmatched customer service and industry-leading expertise we have powered the world’s most successful rewards and recognition programs. Check us out on the web at www.achievers.com.