[md]San Francisco and Toronto, April 25, 2012 – Achievers, the global leader in employee rewards and recognition solutions, is proud to be chosen as one of the OnDemand Top 100 winners by AlwaysOn. OnDemand 100 winners represent top emerging Internet companies disrupting the established enterprise, reinventing legacy data streams, and pioneering cloud computing and SaaS. Achievers was selected by the AlwaysOn editorial team and industry experts spanning the globe based on a set of five criteria: innovation, market potential, commercialization, stakeholder value, and media buzz.
“This year’s OnDemand 100 winners are continuing to use innovative technology and ideas to merge valuable legacy data and systems with new, vital streams of information. The results are being deployed in the cloud by any number of SaaS products and services, changing the way all business coexist,” says Tony Perkins, founder and editor of AlwaysOn. “The OnDemand 100 continues to represent some of the highest-growth opportunities in the private company marketplace.”
The OnDemand 100 winners were selected from among hundreds of other technology companies nominated by investors, bankers, journalists, and industry insiders. The AlwaysOn editorial team conducted a rigorous three-month selection process to finalize the 2012 list.
“Achievers is honored to be recognized as a game-changer in the SaaS industry,” says Razor Suleman, Founder and Chairman of Achievers. “We are focused on developing and providing an innovative product for our customers that reinvents the employee rewards and recognition industry and helps companies boost employee engagement, increase retention and drive positive business results.”
In addition to Achievers, other award recipients include Marketo, Jobvite, Yammer, Dropbox, BranchOut and Evernote.
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