Applications Open for Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ Awards in North America

SAN FRANCISCO and TORONTO, Aug. 5, 2014 /CNW/ -- Achievers, the only true cloud Employee Success Platform™, has today announced the launch of the Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ Awards in North America - recognizing top employers in the United States and Canada that display leadership and innovation in engaging their workplaces. Application submission opens on Tuesday, August 5, 2014, and will continue through the end of October.

"The Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces Awards celebrate companies that have made employee engagement, alignment and recognition a very high priority in their organization," said Patrick Quirk, Achievers President and CEO.  "This award validates the company's hard work and recognizes how having an engaged workplace positively impacts the bottom line.  These trailblazing companies that are putting their employees first deserve to be celebrated."

The Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces Awards will consist of a judging panel of Human Resource experts and thought leaders on workplace engagement. The judges will evaluate companies with demonstrated success in building employee engagement through the Eight Elements of Employee Engagement™: leadership, communication, culture, rewards and recognition, professional and personal growth, accountability and performance, vision and values, and corporate social responsibility. Award winners from years past include: MGM Resorts International; Zappos.com, Inc.; Jamba Juice; KPMG; and Quest Diagnostics.  

Companies must have over 1,000 employees to apply for the award, and the deadline for submission is October 24, 2014. Winners of the Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces Awards are announced and honored at an awards gala in early 2015. For more information about the awards, please visit www.achievers.com/engaged. Follow the conversation on Twitter at @Achievers or use #Achievers50.

About Achievers
Achievers delivers the only true cloud Employee Success Platform™ that enables remarkable business success.  Designed specifically to meet the complex needs of today's changing, modern workplace, it is the most engaging software specifically designed to engage, align and recognize employees. It is software employees love to use every day in over 110 countries. Learn how your company can change the way the world works at www.achievers.com.

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For further information: Achievers, Jennifer Hubbard, Jennifer.hubbard@achievers.com, 888.622.3343 x3362, http://www.achievers.com