Achievers Recognizes ‘Elite 8’ Companies with Exceptional Employee Engagement

SAN FRANCISCO and TORONTO, Oct. 22, 2018Achievers, an industry-leading provider of employee recognition and engagement solutions, announced the “Elite 8” companies within its 2018 Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ Awards, which celebrate the top 50 employers in North America that make engagement, alignment and recognition central to the employee experience.

The coveted Elite 8 recognition is given to the companies that most exemplify one of Achievers’ Eight Elements of Employee Engagement™ used to evaluate the most engaged workplaces: values, communication, rewards & recognition, leadership, accountability & performance, personal & professional growth, corporate social responsibility and culture.

The 2018 Elite 8 winners are:

“These eight companies define what it means to be committed to employee engagement. They know what it takes to create a workplace culture and employee experience that drives excellence, perseverance and loyalty,” said Aris Zakinthinos, general manager and chief technology officer at Achievers. “Standing out among hundreds of other companies that were nominated for the Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces Awards is no easy feat, so we send our biggest congratulations to these Elite 8 companies as well as the rest of the winners recognized this year at ACE.”

The Elite 8 and 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ Award winners were officially recognized during the annual awards gala on Monday, October 22 at the Art Gallery of Toronto. The gala precedes the 9th Annual Achievers Customer Experience (ACE) conference taking place October 23‒24 in Toronto.

About Achievers
The Achievers Employee Engagement Platform combines an award-winning employee recognition and rewards solution with an active listening interface to accelerate employee engagement. Designed for today’s workplace, Achievers’ innovative cloud-based platform can increase and align employee engagement to business objectives and success. It empowers employees to recognize and reward each other in real time and aligns employees with company values and goals. Achievers connects with employees directly. It’s an always-on, open channel to hear and understand what matters to the individual, and then it closes the loop, delivering bite-sized, personalized actions for both employees and managers, so everyone is empowered to impact engagement right away. The Achievers platform inspires employee loyalty, engagement, and performance. To learn more about Achievers, visit us at Achievers is a subsidiary of Blackhawk Network Holdings, Inc.

About Blackhawk Network
Blackhawk Network Holdings, Inc. is a global financial technology company and a leader in connecting brands and people through branded value solutions. Blackhawk platforms and solutions enable the management of stored value products, promotions and rewards programs in retail, ecommerce, financial services and mobile wallets. Blackhawk’sHawk Commerce division offers technology solutions to businesses and direct to consumers. The Hawk Incentives division offers enterprise, SMB and reseller partners an array of platforms and branded value products to incent and reward consumers, employees and sales channels. Headquartered in Pleasanton, Calif., Blackhawk operates in 26 countries.

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