August 23, 2016

Globoforce Wins Gold at 2016 Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards

August 23, 2016 | Globoforce Press Release


WorkHuman 2016 conference, Customer Service Team take top honors

SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass. and DUBLIN – Aug. 23, 2016 – Globoforce®, a leading provider of social recognition solutions, today announced it was named the winner of four gold medals at the 2016 Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards. Globoforce took top honors for its WorkHuman® 2016 conference in the categories of Best Corporate Image Event and Best Brand Experience Event, as well as gold for Customer Service Team of the Year and Best Exhibition Display for the SHRM 2015 Annual Conference. The Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards are an annual industry and peer recognition program honoring the world’s best products, services and companies.

“These awards represent the tireless effort that our team puts forward every day to help customers and the HR community as a whole work more human,” said Chris French, vice president, Customer Success at Globoforce. “We are honored to receive such strong validation of our work, as we continue to empower and challenge business leaders to redefine how we work together, and make ‘WorkHuman’ part of the collective workplace vocabulary.”

Globoforce’s WorkHuman movement launched in June 2015, and galvanizes leaders and organizations worldwide to harness the transformative power of people for the next generation of HR. It celebrates breakthrough organizations building human-centric workplaces where employees achieve their fullest potential – and people feel appreciated and connected for how and what they do, who they are, and what they need at a very human level. Globoforce’s 2017 conference was recently announced for May 30-June 1, at the JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa in Phoenix, Arizona. The annual event has grown three times in size since the inaugural conference in 2015.

Globoforce’s Customer Service Team supports a customer base with 3 million employees from companies spanning the globe, including Fortune 500 customers such as The Hershey Company, JetBlue and Cardinal Health. Globoforce’s dedicated team guides customers on every step of the journey to make work more human. With world-class support and thought leadership, the Globoforce team helps companies create cultures of recognition that make their business thrive.

In addition to the Golden Bridge Awards, Globoforce was recently awarded nine 2016 business and technology awards, including a gold Stevie® award for Customer Service Team of the Year at the American Business Awards and a gold for Best Brand Experience Event for WorkHuman 2015 at the Network Products Guide IT World Awards®.

Winners of the Golden Bridge Awards will be honored during an awards dinner and presentation Sept. 12, 2016, in San Francisco.

About the Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards
The Golden Bridge Awards are an annual industry and peers recognition program honoring best companies in every major industry from large to small and new startups in North America, Europe, Middle-East, Africa, Asia-Pacific and Latin America, Best New Products and Services, Best Innovations, Management and Teams, Women in Business and the Professions, Case Studies, Customer Satisfaction, and PR and Marketing Campaigns from all over the world.

About Globoforce

Globoforce is a leading provider of social recognition solutions, helping companies build stronger, more human cultures through the power of thanks. Named one of the Best Workplaces by the Great Place To Work® Institute, Globoforce is trusted by some of the most admired companies in the world to inspire and energize employees and create best places to work. Our award-winning SaaS technology and proven methodologies empower HR and business leaders to take a modern, more strategic approach to recognition programs. What results is measurable business success, qualified by increases in employee engagement, retention and productivity. The company pioneered the WorkHuman movement, created to galvanize organizations and leaders worldwide to create a more human workplace. Globoforce is co-headquartered in Southborough, Massachusetts, and Dublin, Ireland.


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