HiredScore Wins 2016 IBM Beacon Award for Outstanding Smarter Workforce/Kenexa Solution
IBM Beacon Awards recognize select Business Partners for delivering advanced IBM solutions to bring clients into the cognitive era
NEW YORK, NY, USA – February 17, 2016 – HiredScore was named a winner of a 2016 IBM Beacon Award for Outstanding Smarter Workforce/Kenexa Solution. Each year, this honor is awarded to a select number of IBM Business Partners who have delivered exceptional solutions to drive business value and transform the way clients and industries do business in the future. The 2016 awards recognize achievements across a wide-range of solution areas, including IBM Watson, cloud and analytics that are helping to bring clients into the cognitive era.
HiredScore’s client partner in the Award win, Alcoa commented on the importance of innovation with HiredScore’s solution. “HiredScore’s level of expertise and flexibility allowed for a deeply customized approach combined with personalized strategic insights throughout the process,” Lauren Pease, U.S. Head of Recruiting Operations at Alcoa said. “HiredScore has become a critical tool for our overall Talent Acquisition initiative to advance data-driven recruiting processes.”
The Beacon Awards are an integral part of IBM’s Business Partner recognition program. Announced at the IBM PartnerWorld Leadership Conference in Orlando, Florida, United States, the winners are selected by a panel of expert judges consisting of IBM executives, industry analysts and members of the press. IBM's Beacon Awards recognize Business Partners who have demonstrated business excellence in delivering IBM-based solutions to clients around the world to drive transformation and business growth. This year’s awards recognized Business Partner achievements across 24 award categories.
"The 2016 Beacon Award winners are Business Partners who have demonstrated the ability to transform how their industries do business through cognitive computing – delivering advanced solutions that enable clients to understand their businesses more deeply, predict the consequences of actions, and make better decisions,” said Marc Dupaquier, general manager, IBM Global Business Partners. “We’re pleased to recognize HiredScore with a Beacon Award for Outstanding Smarter Workforce/Kenexa Solution for consistently delivering value to clients with innovative IBM solutions."