[md]The company kicks off 2015 at Canada’s largest annual HR conference
Toronto & San Francisco – January 15, 2015 – Achievers, the only true cloud Employee Success Platform™, announced that the company will be presenting and exhibiting at this year’s Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA) Conference in Toronto, Canada on January 21-23, 2015. HRPA’s Annual Conference & Trade Show is Canada’s largest human resources conference, attracting more than 4,500 HR and business professionals. This year’s conference will explore the business side of HR, helping professionals integrate boardroom knowledge with HR expertise to design and implement human capital strategies that get results.
“Each year, HRPA’s focus on the employee and how to maintain engagement continues to grow stronger—aligning flawlessly with our core company values and mission,” said Cheryl Kerrigan, Vice President of Employee Success, Achievers. “We know that recognition plays a vital role in engaging and retaining employees and are confident that 2015 is the year of the employee.”
Wrapping up a successful 2014, Achievers continued to see 12 times the software usage on the Employee Success Platform™ than competitors, opened up their flagship EMEA office in the UK, and added high-profile global clients in the finance, hospitality and technology industries. Achievers continues to have a profound impact on its customers through its world-class software. The Employee Success Platform has seen incredible results: increasing a global healthcare client’s engagement score by 8% in 12 months; increasing a retail customer’s average sales by 1.1% in just one month; securing 112% growth in customer satisfaction for a regional retail chain in 18 months; decreasing a major healthcare provider’s employee turnover rate by 7.41% in approximately 15 months; and more.
In 2014, PROFIT 500 listed Achievers as one of Canada’s fastest-growing companies; the company ranked #20 on the Deloitte Technology Fast 50™ in Canada list and #152 on Deloitte’s Fast 500™ in North America list; the company won Gold for “Best Advance in Rewards and Recognition Technology” in the 2014 Brandon Hall Excellence Awards; and Achievers ranked as one of the 2015 Best Small and Medium Employers in Canada by Aon Hewitt and Queen’s School of Business.
Achievers will be kicking off another exciting year at HRPA, along with valued partners and customers. The company continues to focus on what it does best—engaging, aligning and recognizing employees across the globe, ultimately leading to more engaged employees and stronger business results. If you’re attending HRPA, stop by Room #711 on Thursday, January 22nd at 11:10 am to learn about 2015 Employee Recognition Trends from Achievers Vice President, Global Expansion and Engagement, Rob Catalano, or say hello at our Booth #148. For more information on Achievers you can request a demo, visit us on [Facebook](http://www.facebook.com/achieverscommunity), or say hello on [Twitter](http://twitter.com/#!/achievers).[/md]