iCIMS Named a Finalist in 2008 AMERICAN BUSINESS AWARDSSM- Software- as-a- Service Provider Recognized for Outstanding Corporate Website and Environmental Program -
HAZLET, N.J. (May 30, 2008) - iCIMS, a leading Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider of talent management platforms, announced today the organization was named a Finalist in the 2008 American Business Awards (Stevie Awards) in two separate categories: Brand Building/Promotion for the iCIMS Website and Best Corporate Environmental Responsibility Program for its iCARE Program.
More than 2,600 entries from companies of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted for consideration in more than 40 categories, including Best New Product or Service, Best Corporate Social Responsibility Program, and new categories including Best Corporate Environmental Responsibility Program.
iCIMS' award-winning website holds a wealth of information for those interested in learning more about Talent Management solutions, including an interactive Resource Center where visitors have access to tools that assist in their search for a Talent Management solution. Complimentary resources offered include an iCIMS' Virtual Tour, an Applicant Tracking Evaluation Handbook, and a sample Request for Proposal (RFP). Additionally, the Website contains a multitude of educational resources, including archived Webinars, Client Case Studies, and industry White Papers.
Also recognized for its Corporate Environmental Responsibility Program, iCIMS’ iCARE initiative serves to support environmental causes through a number of different channels. The program enables employees to make a difference through volunteer efforts, monetary donations, and awareness campaigns. Most recently, employees were able to participate in an iCARE cleanup of the Cheesequake State Park in Matawan, NJ.
At a corporate level, iCIMS works to reduce its carbon footprint by supporting the use of clean, renewable energy. By partnering with 3Degrees, iCIMS is able to purchase Green-e Certified Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) from National Wind farms.
At a customer level, iCIMS offers an iCARE discount to firms that are clearly committed to reducing reliance on non-renewable energy. Organizations that demonstrate a commitment to solar, wind, and ethanol energy sources are eligible for iCARE contract discounts when they partner with iCIMS for their HR technology needs. One such company includes The SolarWorld Group, one of the largest solar energy businesses in the world and a recent addition to the iCIMS family.
"ABA entries grew more than 30% this year, so being named a Finalist is more of an accomplishment than ever before," said Michael Gallagher, founder and president of The Stevie Awards. "It means that independent business executives have agreed that the nominee is worthy of national recognition. We congratulate all of the Finalists on their achievement and wish them well in the competition."
Colin Day, iCIMS' president and CEO, expressed enthusiasm over the American Business Awards recognition. "iCIMS is excited to be named a finalist in the Stevie Awards. It is truly a great honor for our employees to be recognized for their hard work, dedication, and passion."
Stevie Award winners will be announced during the annual gala on Thursday, June 12 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City. More than 600 executives from across the U.S.A. are expected to attend. The ceremonies will be broadcast on radio nationwide by the Business TalkRadio Network and hosted by Liz Claman of FOX Business Network.
Details about The American Business Awards and the list of Finalists in all categories are available at www.stevieawards.com/aba.
iCIMS, a leading Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider, is an Inc. 500 honoree focused on solving corporate business issues through the implementation of easy-to-use web-based software solutions. iCIMS' Talent Platform, the industry's premier Talent Platform, enables organizations to manage their entire talent lifecycle from applicant tracking through onboarding and beyond through a single web-based application. With more than 1000 clients worldwide, iCIMS is one of the largest and fastest-growing talent management system providers in the space. To learn more about how iCIMS can help your organization, visit www.icims.com or view a free online demo of the iCIMS Talent Platform at www.icims.com/demo.
About The Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in four programs: The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, The Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Honoring companies of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about The Stevie Awards at www.stevieawards.com.
Global Sponsor of the 2008 Stevie Awards is Dow Jones. Supporting sponsors of The 2008 American Business Awards include FIS Softpro, High Performance Technologies Inc., John Hancock, RCN Corporation, Richardson, and Ultimate Software. Media sponsors include the Business TalkRadio Network, CRM Advocate, and Human Resource Executive.