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Winners in the 2020 Stevie® Awards for Great Employers

The following nominations were selected as Gold, Silver, and Bronze Stevie® Award winners in the fifth annual Stevie® Awards for Great Employers by the average scores of more than 90 professionals worldwide on five specialized juries. Winners were celebrated during a virtual ceremony on Thursday, November 5.

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Employer of the Year | HR Achievement | HR Individual | HR Team | Solutions, Implementations, and Training Programs or Media Categories | Solution Providers | COVID-19 Response

GRAND STEVIE AWARD WINNERS

The winner of the Grand Stevie Award for Most Honored Organization of the Year is Tata Consultancy Services, worldwide, which earned 40 points with six Gold, eight silver, and four Bronze Stevie wins. Organization of the Year goes to the organization with the most award points, with each Gold Stevie win counting for three points, each Silver Stevie win for two points, and each Bronze Stevie for one-and-a-half points.

The Grand Stevie Award for the Highest-Rated Nomination of the Year goes to The Academy at Bank of America, the Gold Stevie®-winning nomination for Best Strategy for a Corporate Learning University from Bank of America, Charlotte, North Carolina USA.

EMPLOYER OF THE YEAR CATEGORIES

Employer of the Year - Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations                                                         
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Aarki, Sunnyvale, CA USA
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:
Adzerk, Durham, NC USA
Best Version Media, Brookfield, WI USA
Cheer Partners, Locust Valley, NY USA
January Digital, Dallas, TX USA
                                                               
Employer of the Year - Banking & Financial Services                                      
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Wesley Financial Group, LLC, Franklin, TN USA
SILVER STEVIE® WINNERS:
Datasite, New York, NY USA
New American Funding, Tustin, CA USA
Union Bank of the Philippines, Pasig, NCR, Philippines

Employer of the Year - Business & Professional Services                                             
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Insperity, Kingwood, TX USA
SILVER STEVIE® WINNERS:
BTS Group AB, New York, NY USA
Choice Recovery, Columbus, OH USA
KPMG in India, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Modis Bulgaria, Sofia, Bulgaria
Swiss Post Solutions, New York, NY USA
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:
Limelight Health, San Francisco, CA USA
TaskUs, Los Angeles, CA USA
Third Party Pet, Naperville, IL USA

Employer of the Year - Computer Software - Up to 250 Employees                                                         
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Ordergroove, New York, NY USA
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:
INTURN, New York, NY USA
Moxie, Bellevue, WA USA
Sierra Consult, Itasca, IL USA

Employer of the Year - Computer Software - More Than 250 Employees                                                              
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Wolters Kluwer's ELM Solutions, Houston, TX USA
SILVER STEVIE® WINNERS:
BambooHR, Lindon, UT USA
Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), Edison, NJ USA
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:
AppFolio, Inc., Santa Barbara, CA USA 
ELMO Software, Sydney, NSW Australia
PandaDoc, San Francisco, CA USA
Workiva, Ames, IA USA

Employer of the Year - Computer Services                                                         
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Rimini Street, Pleasanton, CA USA

Employer of the Year - Consumer Products - Non-Durables                                                        
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
RB, Parsippany, NJ USA
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
Delta Faucet Company, Indianapolis, IN USA
USANA Health Sciences, Salt Lake City, UT USA

Employer of the Year - Consumer Services                                                         
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Endurance Warranty Services, Northbrook, IL USA

Employer of the Year - Energy                                                  
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Enerjisa Üretim, İstanbul, Turkey

Employer of the Year - Food & Beverage                                                             
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Wingstop Restaurants, Inc., Dallas, TX USA

Employer of the Year - Health Products & Services                                                        
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Athenahealth, Watertown, MA USA
SILVER STEVIE® WINNER:
Makers Nutrition, Hauppauge, NY USA

Employer of the Year - Hospitality & Leisure                                                     
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Playa Hotels & Resorts, Sunrise, FL USA

Employer of the Year - Manufacturing                                                  
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
ON Semiconductor, Phoenix, AZ USA
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:
Makers Nutrition, Hauppauge, NY USA
Resolute Forest Products, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Employer of the Year - Non-Profit or Government Organizations                                                            
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Roads and Transportation Authority (RTA), Dubai, United Arab Emirates               

Employer of the Year - Pharmaceuticals                                                              
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc., Marlborough, MA USA

Employer of the Year - Real Estate                                                         
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
New World Development Company Limited, Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong, China
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
Great Eagle Holdings Limited, Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong, China

Employer of the Year - Telecommunications                                                     
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Globe Telecom Inc., Taguig City, Metro Manila, Philippines
SILVER STEVIE® WINNERS:
AireSpring, Van Nuys, CA USA
CommScope, Hickory, NC USA
Viettel Group, Hanoi, Vietnam
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:
NexxtGen, Irving, TX USA
Turkcell Global Bilgi, Istanbul, Turkey

Employer of the Year – Other Industries                                                             
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Delta Defense, West Bend, WI USA

HR ACHIEVEMENT CATEGORIES

Achievement in Benefits Design and Administration                                                    
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
TO THE NEW, Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India: Unique bouquet of Employee Benefits Design & Administration
SILVER STEVIE® WINNER:
Kuveyt Türk Participation Bank, İstanbul, Turkey: Flexible Benefits Sepetim (My Basket)
                                                               
Achievement in Certification Programs                                                               
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Tata Consultancy Services Ltd., Toronto, ON Canada
                                                               
Achievement in Coaching and Mentoring                                                           
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Bank of America, Charlotte, NC USA: Academy Managers
                                                               
Achievement in Competencies and Skill Development or Management                                                              
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Deutsche Telekom Services Europe SE, Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany: Fresh Ups Employment Law - complex labor law simply explained
                                                               
Achievement in Customer Training                                                        
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Bank of America, Charlotte, NC USA: Client Care Foundations
                                                               
Achievement in Diversity and Inclusion                                                               
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Dell Technologies, Hopkinton, MA USA: Dell Services & Digital Diversity & Inclusion Initiative – Changing the Face of Tech 2019
SILVER STEVIE® WINNERS:
Clearlink, Salt Lake City, UT USA
Tata Consultancy Services, Edison, NJ USA
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
Toft Group, New York, NY USA
                                                               
Achievement in Employee Engagement                                                              
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Opet, Istanbul, Turkey: Opet Employee Engagement Program
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:
Clearlink, Salt Lake City, UT USA: Employee Engagement at Clearlink
Dell Technologies, Hopkinton, MA USA: Dell Services & Digital Employee Engagement Initiative – Graduate Networking Program
DHL Supply Chain, Bonn, Germany: We Love Customers
Globe Telecom Inc., Taguig City, Metro Manila, Philippines: Creating Wonderful Working Experiences at Globe
New World Development Company Limited, Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong, China: Innovative Engaging Employees Initiatives
Pan American Energy, Ciudad de Buenos Aires, Argentina: Together we are more energy
                                                               
Achievement in Employee Relations                                                    
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Opet, Istanbul, Turkey: Opet Employee Engagement Program
                                                               
Achievement in Executive Development                                                            
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Pan American Energy, Ciudad de Buenos Aires, Argentina: PAE's Building Leadership Cycle
                                                               
Achievement in Extended Enterprise Learning Programs                                                            
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Ansys, Inc., Canonsburg, PA USA: Ansys Holds Virtual Worldwide Convention to Keep Industry Connected and Informed During COVID-19 Pandemic
                                                               
Achievement in HR Technology                                                               
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
WNS Global Services, Jersey City, NJ USA
SILVER STEVIE® WINNER:
Hoag, Newport Beach, CA USA
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:
Benify, Stockholm, Sweden: Benify's market leading global benefits and total rewards platform
Bridge by Instructure, Salt Lake City, UT USA:  Bridge: At Home or In The Office, People Matter Most
Deutsche Telekom Services Europe SE, Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany: Parental leave app
Tofaş Türk Otomobil Fabrikası A.Ş., Bursa, Nilüfer, Turkey: Competency Management System for Field Employees
                                                               
Achievement in Human Resources Administration                                                        
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Opet, Istanbul, Turkey: Opet Employee Engagement Program
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:
Enerjisa Üretim, İstanbul, Turkey
Fulton County Government, Atlanta, GA USA
                                                               
Achievement in Internal Communications                                                         
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Progress, Bedford, MA USA: Internal Communications Connects Employees
SILVER STEVIE® WINNERS:
Dentsply Sirona, Bensheim, Hesse, Germany: DS24hours – an iconic campaign on company culture
DHL Supply Chain, Bonn, Germany:  We Love Customers
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:
Deutsche Telekom Services Europe SE - PTP/OIF, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany: #wewanttoinspire
Effective Communications in Uncharted Times, Sunrise, FL USA
Kuveyt Türk Katılım Bankası A.Ş., Istanbul, Turkey: İnternal Communications "İyi Ki"
                                                               
Achievement in Leadership Development                                                         
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Sabanci Holding, Istanbul, Turkey: Sabanci Leadership Development Program
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
Pan American Energy, Ciudad de Buenos Aires, Argentina: PAE's Building Leadership Cycle
                                                               
Achievement in Leadership Development for Women                                                 
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
WNS Global Services, Jersey City, NJ USA
                                                               
Achievement in Learning Technology Implementation                                                
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Albaraka Türk Participation Bank, Istanbul, Turkey
                                                               
Achievement in Machine Learning and AI                                                           
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Tata Consultancy Services Ltd, Toronto, ON Canada
                                                               
Achievement in New Employee Onboarding                                                     
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Pan American Energy, Ciudad de Buenos Aires, Argentina: PAE's Program for Young Professionals
SILVER STEVIE® WINNERS:
Inveon, Istanbul, Turkey: Inveon’s Onboarding Project: How We Made It Fun with Socialization Cards
Tata Consultancy Services, Edison, NJ USA
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:
Anadolu Efes, Istanbul, Turkey: Anadolu Efes Sales Onboarding Program
Copyright Clearance Center, Boston, MA USA: CCC Raises the Bar for New Employee Onboarding
                                                               
Achievement in Performance Management                                                      
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Toyota Turkey Marketing and Sales Inc., Istanbul, Turkey
SILVER STEVIE® WINNERS:
Cisco, San Jose, CA USA:  Performance@Cisco Team
Tata Consultancy Services, Edison, NJ USA
                                                               
Achievement in Recruitment                                                    
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Tata Consultancy Services, Edison, NJ USA
SILVER STEVIE® WINNERS:
AstraZeneca, Moscow, Russian Federation
Cisco, San Jose, CA USA: Cisco's Talent Acquisition Team
QNB Finansbank, Istanbul, Turkey: QNB Finansbank Young Talent Programs
Tata Consultancy Services Canada Inc., Toronto, ON Canada
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:
Enerjisa Enerji A.Ş., Istanbul, Turkey: Digital Recruitment Experience
Resolute Forest Products, Montreal, Quebec, Canada: Jobs Where You Grow
Toft Group, New York, NY USA
                                                               
Achievement in Succession and Career Management                                                   
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Abdi İbrahim Pharmaceuticals, Sarıyer, İstanbul, Turkey: Sales Force Talent Management
                                                               
Achievement in Workforce Development and Learning                                                               
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Cathay United Bank, Taipei City, Taiwan:  Employees’ Journey of Transformation
SILVER STEVIE® WINNER:
Danone EDP Turkey – Industrial College (Dan’co), Luleburgaz, Kırklareli, Turkey
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
Pan American Energy, Ciudad de Buenos Aires, Argentina: PAE's Building Leadership Cycle
                                                               
Achievement in Workplace Health & Wellbeing                                                             
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Digital Remedy  New York, NY USA
SILVER STEVIE® WINNER:
Federal Competitiveness & Statistics Authority, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Your health is our priority
                                                               
Best CSR Strategy                                                           
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Tata Consultancy Services Canada Inc., Toronto, ON Canada
SILVER STEVIE® WINNER:
Progress, Bedford, MA USA: Formation of Global CSR Program, Progress for Tomorrow
                                                               
Best Leadership Development Program                                                               
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Tereos in partnership with The Oxford Group, Eynsham, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom: Tereos Plant Managers Leadership Program
SILVER STEVIE® WINNER:
Sabanci Holding, Istanbul, Turkey
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
Türkiye Finans Participation Bank, Istanbul, Turkey          
                                                               
Best Learning & Development Strategy                                                               
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
WNS Global Services, Jersey City, NJ USA
SILVER STEVIE® WINNERS:
Cathay United Bank, Taipei City, Taiwan: Employees’ Journey of Transformation
Modis Bulgaria, Sofia, Bulgaria
Toyota Turkey Marketing and Sales Inc., Istanbul, Turkey: L&D Strategy: The Most Flexible One!
                                                               
Best Results of a Learning Program                                                        
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Cathay United Bank, Taipei City, Taiwan: Employees’ Journey of Transformation
SILVER STEVIE® WINNER:
Barilla in partnership with The Oxford Group, Eynsham, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom: Authentic Leadership at Barilla
                                                               
Best Strategy for a Corporate Learning University                                                           
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Bank of America, Charlotte, NC USA: The Academy at Bank of America
                                                               
Best Talent Acquisition Process                                                               
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Hoag, Newport Beach, CA USA
SILVER STEVIE® WINNER:
New World Development Company Limited, Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong, China: A.Entrepreneur Adventure Programme
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
QNB Finansbank, Istanbul, Turkey: QNB Finansbank Young Talent Programs
                                                               
Best Talent Management Strategy                                                         
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
New World Development Company Limited, Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong, China: Unleashing Entrepreneurship
SILVER STEVIE® WINNER:
Türk Telekom, İstanbul, Turkey
                                                               
Best Use of Blended Learning                                                   
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Bank of America, Charlotte, NC USA: Home Loan Continuum
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:
Anadolu Efes, Istanbul, Turkey: Anadolu Efes Sales Development Program
Tempo Call Center, Şişli, İstanbul, Turkey: Tempo Learning Journey
                                                               
Best Use of Games and Simulations for Learning                                                             
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Bank of America, Charlotte, NC USA: Academy Client Engagement Simulators (ACES)
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
Tata Consultancy Services Ltd., Toronto, Ontario, Canada: Transcend NeoSim
                                                               
Best Use of Performance Support                                                           
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Bank of America, Charlotte, NC USA: The Optimal Financial Center (OFC)
                                                               
Best Use of Video for Learning                                                 
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Bank of America, Charlotte, NC USA: Life Stages Video Series
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
Anadolu Efes, Istanbul, Turkey: Anadolu Efes Visit Steps Learning Video Series
                                                               
Best Youth Employment Strategy                                                           
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
QNB Finansbank, Istanbul, Turkey: QNB Finansbank Young Talent Programs
SILVER STEVIE® WINNERS:
Bank of America, Charlotte, NC USA: Bank of America's Pathways Program
Tofaş Türk Otomobil Fabrikası A.Ş., Bursa, Nilüfer, Turkey: Early Talent Programs and Branding
WESCO International, Inc., Pittsburgh, PA USA: WESCO International College Program
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
Türkiye Finans Katılım Bankası A.Ş., Ümraniye, İstanbul, Turkey: Turkiye Finans WE Studio
                                                               
Most Innovative Deployment of HR Technology                                                              
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
TOFAS, Bursa, Turkey: Zekky
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
A1 Croatia, Zagreb, Croatia: Digital Onboarding
                                                               
Most Innovative Leadership Program                                                   
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Sabanci Holding, Istanbul, Turkey: Sabanci Leadership Development Program
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:
Danone EDP Turkey, Ataşehir, Istanbul, Turkey: Inner & Beyond Leadership Academy
Tempo Call Center, Şişli, İstanbul, Turkey: Tempo Learning Journey
                                                               
Most Innovative Learning and Development Program                                                  
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Cathay United Bank, Taipei City, Taiwan: Employees’ Journey of Transformation
                                                               
Most Innovative Talent Acquisition Program                                                     
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
QNB Finansbank, Istanbul, Turkey: QNB Finansbank Young Talent Programs
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
Cisco, San Jose, CA USA: Cisco University Recruiting COVID19 Internship Program

HR INDIVIDUAL CATEGORIES

People-Focused CEO of the Year                                                             
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Diligent Corporation, New York, NY USA: Brian Stafford, President and CEO  
SILVER STEVIE® WINNER:
Modis, Sofia, Bulgaria: Philippe Rouvrais, CEO & Head of Delivery-Europe and IT Outsourcing
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
NexxtGen, Irving, TX USA: Eric Grant, CEO & CFO
                                                               
Chief Human Resources Officer of the Year                                                       
GOLD STEVIE® WINNERS:
Progress, Bedford, MA USA: Katie Kulikoski, Chief People Officer
Tinuiti, New York, NY USA: Jen Garrison, Chief People Officer
Xandr, New York, NY USA: Michele Golden, CHRO
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:
Aflac, Chicago, IL USA: Matthew Owenby, CHRO
Fulton County Human Resources, Atlanta, GA USA: Kenneth L. Hermon Jr., CHRO
                                                               
Chief Happiness Officer of the Year                                                      
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
VOMO, McKinney, TX USA: Rob Peabody, Chief Happiness Officer  
SILVER STEVIE® WINNER:
IBM, Armonk, NY USA: Eric MenaldoGlobal Leader, Devices Operations at IBM Guadalajara
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
Megaphone Marketing, South Yarra, VIC Australia: Lauren Oakes, CEO
                                                               
Chief Learning Officer of the Year                                                          
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
New Heights Educational Group, Inc., Defiance, OH USA: Pamela Clark, Founder and Executive Director
                                                               
Human Resources Executive of the Year                                                             
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Cisco, San Jose, CA USA: Charlie Johnston, HR SVP
SILVER STEVIE® WINNERS:
Better2Know, Kirkby, Lonsdale, Cumbria, United Kingdom: Anthea Morris, Director and Co-Founder
IBM, Armonk, NY USA: Katerina Elisa Michel Doring, IBM Guadalajara, Mexico Site HR Manager
Toppan Forms (Hong Kong) Limited, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China: Lillian Cheng, Director, Human Resources & Administration
Wabtec, Washington, DC USA: Tracy Hughes, Executive HR Business Partner
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:
GlobalSCAPE, Houston, TX USA: Leah Webb, Head of Administrative Services
Schneider Electric, Boston, MA USA: Andrew Saidy, VP Talent Digitization
                                                               
Compliance & Safety Professional of the Year                                                  
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
AstraZeneca, Moscow, Russian Federation: Irina Ashrapova, Health & Safety Manager
                                                               
Human Resources IT Professional of the Year                                                   
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Schneider Electric, Boston, MA USA: Andrew Saidy, VP Talent Digitization
                                                               
Human Resources Professional of the Year                                                        
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Cisco, San Jose, CA USA:  Macy Andrews, Executive Director
SILVER STEVIE® WINNERS:
HBL Resources, Inc., Miramar, FL USA: Lisa I. Perez, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
IBM, Armonk, NY USA: Candy Santa Rita, Leadership, Management and Professional Development, IBM Mexico
Mirus Promotions, Inc., San Diego, CA USA: Ashley Bushaw, Office Administration Coordinator
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:
Hydrow, Inc., Cambridge, MA USA: Joseph Arquillo, People & Business Operations Manager
Identity Automation, Houston, TX USA: Lauren South, HR Director 
Spectrum Brands, Denver, CO USA: Tammy Bursac, North America Health and Welfare Sr. Benefits Manager
                                                               
Internal Communications Professional of the Year                                                         
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
IBM, Armonk, NY USA: Liz Markiewicz, IBM EO&S Talent & Growth Communications Lead
SILVER STEVIE® WINNER:
IBM, Armonk, NY USA: Jia Yi ZHU, Quote to Cash Operations Dalian Center Communications Professional
                                                               
Learning or Training Professional of the Year                                                    
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
IBM, Armonk, NY USA: Candy Santa Rita, Leadership, Management and Professional Development, IBM Mexico
SILVER STEVIE® WINNERS:
IBM, Armonk, NY USA: Ludmila Kantova, Enterprise Asset Management Software COC Teams Product Owner, IBM Czech Republic
IBM, Armonk, NY USA: Taro Jia, Dalian Center Strategy, Skills and Talent Development Leader
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
New Heights Educational Group, Inc., Defiance, OH USA: Pamela Clark, Founder and Executive Director
                                                               
Onboarding Professional of the Year                                                    
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
IBM, Armonk, NY USA: Elena Marcinova, HR Administrator,  IBM Slovakia
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
New Heights Educational Group, Inc, Defiance, OH USA: Anusha Nemali, Lead HR Coordinator
                                                               
Recruiting or Talent Acquisition Professional of the Year                                                            
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Cisco, San Jose, CA USA: Kelly Jones, VP Global Talent Acquisition
                                                               
Rising HR Star of the Year                                                           
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Hydrow, Inc., Cambridge, MA USA: Joseph Arquillo, People & Business Operations Manager
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
Cisco (@WeAreCisco), San Jose, CA USA: Ray Leung, Manager, Global Employer Brand,  Recruitment Marketing, Program Manager

HR TEAM CATEGORIES

Employee Relations Team of the Year                                                  
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
TimeXtender, Bellevue, WA USA             
                                                               
Engagement/Happiness Team of the Year                                                          
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Cisco (@WeAreCisco), San Jose, CA USA:  WeAreCisco Talent Brand Team
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
Tata Consultancy Services, Edison, NJ USA: TCS US team
                                                               
Learning/Training Team of the Year                                                       
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Cathay United Bank, Taipei City, Taiwan: Employees’ Journey of Transformation
SILVER STEVIE® WINNER:
Swiss Re, Zurich, Switzerland: The Swiss Re L&D team  
                                                               
Onboarding Team of the Year                                                   
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Tata Consultancy Services, Edison, NJ USA: TCS US Onboarding & Integration Team 

Recruiting or Talent Acquisition Team of the Year                                                          
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Cisco, San Jose, CA USA: Cisco's @WeAreCisco Talent Brand Team
SILVER STEVIE® WINNER:
Resolute Forest Products, Montreal, Quebec, Canada: One Team with One Vision
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
QNB Finansbank, Istanbul, Turkey: QNB Finansbank Young Talent Programs

SOLUTIONS, IMPLEMENTATIONS, AND TRAINING PROGRAMS OR MEDIA CATEGORIES

Learning Management Solution - New or New-Version                                                               
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
ej4, Saint Louis, MO USA:  Thinkzoom Learning Management System
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
BizLibrary, Town and Country, MO USA: BizLibrary's Learning Management System
                                                               
Self-Service HR Solution - Implementation                                                        
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Deutsche Telekom Services Europe SE, Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany:  Parental Leave App

Workforce Management Solution - New or New-Version                                                           
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
TimeClock Plus, San Angelo, TX  USA: The TimeClock Plus Thermal Scanner: Helping Companies Manage Workers Amid COVID-19

Training Programs or Media - Compliance Training                                                         
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
American Systems, Chantilly, VA USA: Ethics Compliance Training - 100% Made for Employee-Owners, by Employee-Owners

Training Programs or Media - Leadership Training                                                          
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Sabanci Holding, Istanbul, Turkey: Sabanci Leadership Development Program

Training Programs or Media - New Hire Training                                                             
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Dell Technologies Education Services, Franklin, MA USA: New Hire Foundations

Training Programs or Media - Sales Training                                                      
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Bank of America, Charlotte, NC USA: Credit Camp
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
TOFAŞ, Bursa, Turkey: Local Marketing & CRM Trainings

Training Programs or Media - Skills Training                                                      
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Dell Technologies Education Services, Franklin, MA USA: Residency Orientation

Training Programs or Media - Technical Training                                                              
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Dell Technologies Education Services, Franklin, MA USA: Dell Technologies Unified Workspace 2020

Training Programs or Media - Other                                                       
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Gamelearn, Pozuelo de Alarcón, Madrid, Spain: Mars, a customizable serious game for training initiatives and internal communications

SOLUTION PROVIDERS CATEGORIES

Global HR Solution Provider of the Year                                                              
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Benify, Stockholm, Sweden
                                                               
Health, Wellness and Safety Solution Provider of the Year                                                        
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Welltok, Denver, CO USA
                                                               
HR Technology Solution Provider of the Year                                                    
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Kronos Incorporated, Lowell, MA USA
                                                               
Talent Acquisition & Retention Solution Provider of the Year                                                   
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Symphony Talent, New York, NY USA

COVID-19 RESPONSE CATEGORIES

These special categories were created to honor the contributions of HR individuals, teams, and entire organizations that have worked valiantly over the past months to keep employees safe, healthy, employed, paid, and informed.

Most Valuable Employer - Asia Pacific                                                  
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
TO THE NEW, Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India: Focusing on what matters- Life at TO THE NEW, Lockdown Edition
SILVER STEVIE® WINNERS:
CSS Corp., Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India: Torchbearers of exemplary employee centricity during crisis
HCL Technologies Ltd., Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India: #OneHCL
Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited, New Delhi, India: Covid Response
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:
Globe Telecom Inc., Taguig City, Metro Manila, Philippines: Safe with Globe: Globe’s Response to COVID-19 in the Workplace
New Zealand Automobile Association, Auckland, New Zealand:  COVID Response
Silk Skin Spa, New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand: The Beauty Spa owner who went and worked nights at the local supermarket
Tech Mahindra Ltd., Pune, Maharashtra, India: Tech Mahindra's COVID-19 Response

Most Valuable Employer - EMEA                                                             
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
DHL Supply Chain UK & Ireland, Daventry, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom: DSC An Employer of Choice
SILVER STEVIE® WINNERS:
A1 Hrvatska d.o.o., Zagreb, Croatia: Internal communications during COVID-19 pandemic
Akenerji Elektrik Üretim A.Ş., Istanbul, Turkey: Covid-19 Pandemic Plan
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:
Alternatif Bank, Sarıyer, Istanbul, Turkey: Covid-19 People Management
CROC, Moscow, Russian Federation: Employees are CROC's most important asset
DP DHL, Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany: Fast & Focused – Recruiting and safety measures in times of Covid 19
ECOPLAS, Istanbul, Turkey: Ecoplas production of free face shields for health employees
HUGO BOSS Textile Ind. Ltd., İzmir, Turkey: HUGO BOSS Izmir COVID Response
ING Bank Turkey, Gayrettepe, Istanbul, Turkey: Coronavirus: How ING Turkey supports its employees and ecosystem
McDonald's Polska Sp. z o.o., Warszawa, Masovian, Poland: McDonald's Poland COVID-19 Response Strategy
Penti Giyim Ticaret A.S., İstanbul, Turkey: Always Together - Penti as an employer
Pfizer Pharmaceuticals Eastern Europe Region, Istanbul, Turkey: Creating a Virtual Learning Environment during COVID-19 Pandemic
Rabdan Academy, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Most Valuable Employer - North America                                                           
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Carolina Trust FCU, Myrtle Beach, SC USA: CTFCU Brightest Stars
SILVER STEVIE® WINNERS:
Aflac, Chicago, IL USA: Aflac COVID-19 Response
American Systems, Chantilly, VA USA: Response to COVID-19
Bluecore, New York, NY USA
California Water Service Group, Torrance, CA USA: Keeping Water Flowing While Protecting Employees During COVID-19
Clearlink, Salt Lake City, UT USA
Consolidated Communications, Mattoon, IL USA: Employee Safety is Top Priority
Delta Defense, West Bend, WI USA
Enquiron, Boston, MA USA
Fulton County Government, Atlanta, GA USA
Government Publishing Office, Washington, DC USA: GPOSAFE
IBM, Armonk, NY USA: Onboard, Fulfill and Engage, IBM India
Perdue Farms, Salisbury, MD USA: Perdue Exceeds CDC Requirements to Protect and Support Associates
Progress, Bedford, MA USA: Progress Puts Its People First During The COVID Pandemic
San Diego County Credit Union, San Diego, CA USA: SDCCU - COVID-19 Response
Tata Consultancy Services, Edison, NJ USA
Tinuiti, New York, NY USA: Transparent Communication & Additional Support Ensures Seamless Remote Transition
TTEC, Englewood, CO USA: N We're #TTECStrong
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:
Consumer Reports, Yonkers, NY USA
Homes.com, Norfolk, VA USA: #WorkFromHomes: A Case Study in Crisis Management
IBM, Armonk, NY USA: #gsistaysafe / #gsiathome
IBM, Armonk, NY USA: Business continuity without compromising employee health and safety
Koddi, Inc., New York, NY USA: Koddi Navigates COVID-19 and Travel Industry Shutdown to Keep Employees Safe and Employed
LogMeIn, Inc., Boston, MA USA
Moxie, Bellevue, WA USA: Moxie Supports Employees and Helps Clients Do the Same
MTM-inc.., St Louis, MO USA
Netrix LLC, Bannockburn, IL USA
New American Funding, Tustin, CA USA
ON Semiconductor, Phoenix, AZ USA
RapidValue Solutions, Pleasanton, CA USA: Ensuring Employee Safety, Job Security and Customer Success during COVID-19
SCAN Health Plan, San Diego, CA USA: Committing Assistance to Those in Need
TELUS, Ottawa, ON Canada
Valor Global, Phoenix, AZ USA
WESCO International, Pittsburgh, PA USA: WESCO International College Program

Most Valuable HR Team - Asia Pacific                                                   
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Feros Care, Coolangatta, QLD Australia: Feros Care Covid-19 Safe Planning
SILVER STEVIE® WINNERS:
Globe Telecom Inc., Taguig City, Metro Manila, Philippines: WOW from Home: How Globe Redefines Working from Home
HCL Technologies Ltd, Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India: People First - The HCL way
New Zealand Automobile Association, Auckland, New Zealand:  HR Team
People Experience/Cisco Systems, Bangalore, India: Trailblazing through the pandemic
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
Fortinet Technologies India Pvt Ltd, Bangalore, Karnataka, India: Adapting to new normal

Most Valuable HR Team -Europe                                                            
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Yapi Merkezi, Istanbul, Turkey: Butterfly's Metamorphsis Journey
SILVER STEVIE® WINNERS:
AstraZeneca, Moscow, Russian Federation: COVID-19 Response Categories
Blood Cancer UK, London, United Kingdom: Thriving not just surviving: Blood Cancer UK
DHL Supply Chain UK & Ireland, Daventry, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom: DSC HR Connecting our People
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
Akenerji Elektrik Üretim A.Ş., Istanbul, Turkey: Covid-19 Pandemic Plan

Most Valuable HR Team - United States
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
MTM Inc., St Louis, MO USA: HR Team ,  Kerri Mileski CHRO
SILVER STEVIE® WINNERS:
Bluecore, New York, NY USA: Bluecore Most Valuable HR Team During COVID-19
Carolina Trust FCU, Myrtle Beach, SC USA: CTFCU Brightest Stars
Clarifai, New York, NY USA: HR Team and COVID Response
IBM, Armonk, NY USA: Onboard, Fulfill and Engage, IBM India
MTM Inc., St Louis, MO USA: HR Team - MTM-inc.
Panda Restaurant Group, Rosemead, CA USA: Prioritizing the Health and Wellness of our Panda Family
Tata Consultancy Services, Edison, NJ USA: HR Team
TTEC, Englewood, CO USA: We're Stronger Together, We're #TTECStrong
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:                                                       
Panda Restaurant Group, Inc., Rosemead, CA USA: Investing in our Panda Family with Pay Policy Expansion
Young Living Essential Oils, Lehi, UT USA: Young Living: People of Profit

Most Valuable HR Professional                                                               
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
IBM, Armonk, NY USA: Jennifer Paylor, People Engineer and Executive Leadership and Coaching Leader
SILVER STEVIE® WINNERS:
Best Practices, Fort Monroe, VA USA: Brenda Neckvatal, President and Host
MTM-inc., St Louis, MO USA:   Kerri Mileski CHRO
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
Black Wolf Group, Gold Coast, QLD Australia: Tanya Abbey, Group General Manager 

Most Innovative Work-From-Home Plan-United States                                                               
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Wolters Kluwer, New York, NY USA
SILVER STEVIE® WINNERS:
IBM, Armonk, NY USA: Devices@IBM Heroes
IBM, Armonk, NY USA: Standing Together as ONE!
IBM, Armonk, NY USA: We are a TEAM because we Care, Respect and Trust each other
IMAGE Studios, Salt Lake City, UT USA: IMAGE Studios® Response to COVID-19
MTM-inc., St Louis, MO USA
Young Living Essential Oils, Lehi, UT USA: Working from Home is Young Living's Smartest Move
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:
HomeServe USA Corp, Norwalk, CT USA: Flawless Execution of Work From Home Transition
New American Funding, Tustin, CA USA:  Innovative Work from Home Plan
Tata Consultancy Services, Edison, NJ USA

Most Innovative Work-From-Home Plan – All Other Nations                                                    
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
HCL Technologies Ltd., Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India: #Smartdigitalworkplace
SILVER STEVIE® WINNERS:
Sykes Asia, Inc., Quezon City, NCR, Philippines: SYKES Employees Continue to Provide World-class Support in the Comfort of Their Own Homes
Tata Consultancy Services, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India: TCS’ Swift Transition to Remote Working Leveraging its Secure Borderless Workspaces™ Model
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
Cisco Systems (Ind) Pvt Ltd, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India: Cisco TAC Business Continuity Planning – People and IT support

Most Innovative Workplace Redesign                                                  
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
ECOPLAS, Istanbul, Turkey: Ecoplas redesigned its factory to produce free face shields for health employees
SILVER STEVIE® WINNERS:
BARTKRESA studio, Skyforest, CA USA: Designing Safety into Events & Experiences
L&T Technology Services Limited, Edison, NJ USA: Making Virtual Work: Creating the Most Innovative Workplace in times of COVID-19
Verizon Media, New York, NY USA: Verizon Media's Build It: WFH Edition
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:
Schneider Electric, Rueil-Malmaison, Hauts-de-Seine, France
Sykes Asia, Inc., Quezon City, NCR Philippines: SYKES Redefines the Meaning of a Workplace Amid COVID-19
Tata Consultancy Services, Edison, NJ USA

Most Innovative Use of HR Technology During the Pandemic - Asia Pacific                                                         
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Tech Mahindra Ltd., Pune, Maharashtra, India: Tech Mahindra's COVID-19 Response
SILVER STEVIE® WINNER:
Globe Telecom Inc., Taguig City, Metro Manila, Philippines: DUDE: A Ka-Globe’s Handy Companion during Disasters and Emergencies
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNER:
Black Wolf Group, Gold Coast, QLD Australia

Most Innovative Use of HR Technology During the Pandemic - Europe                                                      
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Abdi İbrahim Pharmaceuticals, Sarıyer, İstanbul, Turkey: Health to Your Home
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:
DHL Supply Chain UK & Ireland, Daventry, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom: DSC Owning Tomorrow through technology during COVID-19
Schneider Electric, Rueil-Malmaison, Hauts-de-Seine, France
Yapi Merkezi, Istanbul, Turkey: Butterfly's Metamorphsis Journey

Most Innovative Use of HR Technology During the Pandemic - United States    
GOLD STEVIE® WINNER:
Tata Consultancy Services, LTD, Edison, NJ USA: TCS Talent Development's Use of Technology to Increase Employee Learning & Engagement During COVID-19
BRONZE STEVIE® WINNERS:                       
Bridge by Instructure, Salt Lake City, UT USA: At Home or In The Office, People Matter Most
Epicor, Austin, TX USA
HR Acuity, Florham Park, NJ USA: Helping Businesses Track and Analyze Employee Issues Related to COVID-19
IBM, Armonk, NY USA: Beehive, IBM Studios Singapore
TELUS International, Las Vegas, NV USA: We're All In This Together
Waggl, Sausalito, CA USA: Putting People First During the COVID-19 Crisis

 

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