2015 Employee Engagement Conference


Glint helps you see into your organization in revolutionary ways, giving you the power to create real impact on employee engagement, retention and performance. Glint leverages real-time people data to give you and your managers a holistic view of your organization's health, the insight to predict problems, and direction to take action. Based in Redwood City, California, Glint is backed by Norwest Venture Partners and Shasta Ventures. For more information, please visit www.glintinc.com.


Appirio is a global cloud services company that helps customers innovate and drive a competitive advantage. As the leader in enterprise crowdsourcing, we deliver unmatched value through a unique cloud services platform that harnesses the power of one of the world’s largest crowdsourcing communities of nearly a million technical experts — a variety of world-class designers, developers, and data scientists.

With thousands of ready-to-deploy assets, and leading cloud, industry, and technical experts, we provide next-generation services and a crowdsourcing platform that delivers unprecedented and demonstrable customer value. 

Career Engagement Group deliver Fuel50 - career engagement technology used by Best Places to Work winners to drive  compelling career propositions and to achieve significant uplifts in engagement across the organisation. Used to support talent management, onboarding, and engagement initiatives -  this SaaS product impacts engagement and retention.

Giving your people a clear line of site to career pathways within the organisation, engagement is also fuelled by providing managers insight as to what will engage and retain each and every employee, while also providing HR and strategic stakeholders with aggregate data insights into the engagement and retention drivers across your organisation.

Culture Amp is Culture Analytics for your company. Surveys and insight for engaged employees. We provide world-class surveys that can be customized to suit your organization. This is combined with a powerful, intuitive dashboard and analytics engine.  You can survey all your employees, parts of your organization, or "pulse" survey different employees in real-time. Metrics and instrumentation for Employee Engagement, Exit, Onboarding, Manager Effectiveness and many more. www.cultureamp.com

Interaction Associates is a 45-year innovator helping global organizations practice conscious collaboration and achieve excellence in a new measure of ROI — Return on Involvement — where employees go “beyond engagement” to share responsibility for business results. We develop  leaders at all levels and focus on building proficiency in collaboration, strategic thinking, and  self-awareness. With offices in Boston and San Francisco, our services include organization-wide consulting and learning solutions. For more info: www.interactionassociates.com

Korn Ferry is the preeminent global people and organizational advisory firm. We help leaders, organizations and societies succeed by releasing the full power and potential of people. Through our Executive Search, Hay Group and Futurestep divisions, we help you align your organization and people; developing, engaging and rewarding them to achieve business success.

About Lee Hecht Harrison (LHH)
Lee Hecht Harrison (www.lhh.com) is the global talent mobility leader. We connect people to jobs through innovative career transition services and help individuals improve performance through career and leadership development. LHH assists organizations in supporting restructuring efforts, developing leaders at all levels, engaging and retaining critical talent, and maintaining productivity through change—helping organizations increase profitability by maximizing their return on investment in developing people, while assisting individuals to achieve their full potential.



Over the last 15 years, Perceptyx has been quietly leading a revolution in how surveys and data analytics are changing the game in HR. 

The fads abound: tiny pulse surveys, always-on surveys, do-it-yourself-surveys. 

But gaining dynamic insight into the mindset of a workforce in a way that enables listening, empathetic response and targeted solution is what yields game-changing performance.

Learn more about what Perceptyx does before you waste another cycle on … well the same old thing… again.

Our advanced technology and tools are being used in leading companies such as Cardinal Health, P&G, Bristol Meyers Squibb, GE, Target, Hitachi Ltd., FedEx, Micron, Johnson & Johnson, Hershey, Comcast, Allstate, and Mercedes-Benz to name but a few.

Qualtrics is the world’s leading enterprise survey technology provider. Qualtrics makes it easy to capture real-time customer, Qualtrics is the world's leading enterprise survey technology provider. More than 7,000 organizations worldwide, including half of the Fortune 100, rely on Qualtrics' insight platform to collect, analyze and act on customer, employee, and market insights. Learn more at qualtrics.com.

Quantum Workplace is an employee feedback software company that helps organizations retain top talent, motivate performance, understand turnover, and build magnetic cultures. Serving 8,700+ organizations annually, the company’s all-in-one platform powers the entire employee experience with employee surveys, peer-to-peer recognition, goal management, 360 feedback, and performance conversations. As the survey partner for America’s Best Places to Work, Quantum Workplace has honored top workplaces for more than a decade. Above all, Quantum Workplace is passionate about making work better every day. For more information, visit www.quantumworkplace.com.

Salesforce, the Customer Success Platform and world's #1 CRM, empowers companies to connect with their customers in a whole new way. For more information about Salesforce (NYSE: CRM), visit: www.salesforce.com.

At TINYpulse, we believe people are the most important asset your organization has. So keeping them happy is just as critical as any other part of your business.

With our pulsing employee engagement surveys, we empower leaders with the real-time information they need to measure employee sentiment and tackle issues as they arise, ensuring an engaged, productive, and committed workforce. And, with our built-in peer-to-peer recognition tool, we help you foster a culture of recognition and appreciation. 

Learn why leaders at over 500 companies in over 30 countries worldwide, including GlaxoSmithKline, Brooks Shoes & Apparel, Living Social, and Airbnb, are using TINYpulse by visiting www.tinypulse.com



At Achievers, we know that having engaged employees results in higher customer satisfaction and better business performance. In fact, it’s proven. That is why each day we work towards our mission to Change the Way the World Works by helping companies across the world engage employees through our innovative rewards and recognition platform.

The award-winning Achievers platform offers easy-to-use online, social and mobile technologies that power the world’s most successful rewards and recognition programs.  It enables companies to create authentic moments of recognition on a daily basis, for all employees. Check us out on the web at www.achievers.com.

AnyPerk is the fastest growing employee perks and engagement platform in the U.S. We partner with over 3,000 companies of all sizes to offer their employees discounted gym memberships, cell phone plans, movie tickets, travel discounts and hundreds of others. AnyPerk offers a centralized perk management platform to create a seamless experience with your employees. With our 100% referral based program and new perks continually being launched nationwide, AnyPerk delivers the most robust and valuable engagement program in the market today. Come check out how we can help delight your employees!

Avature is a highly configurable enterprise SaaS platform for Talent Acquisition and Talent Management, and the leading provider of CRM technology for recruiting globally. Founded by Dimitri Boylan, co-founder and former CEO of HotJobs.com, Avature brings consumer-web technology and innovation to the HCM software market. Avature solutions include shared services sourcing, applicant tracking, campus & events recruiting, employee referrals, social onboarding, branded employee engagement, internal mobility, and performance management. Avature has 64 of the Fortune 500 as customers and is used in 67 countries and 14 languages. Avature delivers its services from data centres in the US, Europe and Asia and has offices in Buenos Aires, Dublin, London, Madrid, Melbourne, New York, Paris, Singapore and Shenzhen. www.avature.net @Avature.


Confirmit helps businesses operationalize feedback to drive change throughout their organizations using the world’s most secure, reliable and scalable solutions for Voice of the Customer, Employee Engagement and Market Research programs. Confirmit’s solutions enable companies to run feedback and research programs that increase revenue, reduce costs and promote culture change. 

An engaged workforce is at the heart of an engaged customer base. Engaging your workforce is about more than retaining employees and reducing costs. You can drive smarter investments, boost customer loyalty, and increase revenue by understanding what makes employees tick—and by harnessing their insights about your customers.

Confirmit enables you to build a Voice of the Employee program that delivers real, actionable insight and understand how your employees drive customer engagement at every point of the business. You can create a program that meets your company's needs, using whatever engagement methodology works for you, and integrate data from employee feedback surveys with other business and employee information to create a 360 degree view of your employees.

Know where your culture stands this very moment with CulturePulse, the most intuitive and engaging employee survey tool available. The CulturePulse app helps you build a culture of transparency and responsiveness. You’ll unite everyone from Millenials to Boomers around a set of core values that will drive the growth and vitality of your brand. 


Based on organizational psychology principles, CulturePulse delivers personalized insights that inform individual employee behavior – while also providing high-level data that leadership can use to shape more effective internal initiatives and messaging. Elements of fun and curiosity are also part of the app's functionality, promoting maximum participation while the clean user interface delivers minimal impact on employee productivity. 


To learn more about the transformative potential of CulturePulse for your organization, please visit www.culturepulse.io

Data Solutions International (DSI) is a software and services firm providing cost effective solutions to measure, evaluate, and improve employee performance. With over 17 years of experience, using configurable technology and skilled project managers, we deliver sophisticated employee measurement solutions tailored to your business. We offer 360/multi-rater, employee engagement, talent management, and data visualization solutions. Our clients include prestigious consulting organizations, multi-national corporations, and government agencies. To learn more visit www.datasolutionsinc.com or call 952.943.8137.


Today’s training requires up-to-date content that’s instantly accessible across all devices. Inkling’s software solution for learning and development teams meets the demands of the modern workforce, with content that is easily created, shared, and measured. Inkling content is beautiful, intuitive, and interactive; we remove the need for expensive print materials and reduce companies’ dependence on time-consuming classroom training.


This first-of-its-kind software means your content will reach your employees wherever they are, whenever they need access to your information—online or offline. This end-to-end solution enhances and streamlines your training efforts, on a medium that embraces today’s mobile world.

Grow your people. Grow your business.  Grow your bottom line.  Talent moves where it’s appreciated.  But appreciation does more than keep people happy.  It reveals hidden talent and inspires people to grow.  O.C. Tanner is uniquely qualified to help you engage employees in the growth of your business, align what you appreciate with corporate goals and values, and determine your greatest potential for growth.  We start by understanding the possibilities—and then create a solution for you to appreciate people who do great work.  Because celebrating success inspires people to invent, to create, to discover.  And when people are inspired, companies grow.

Learn more at www.octanner.com

Oxygen Learning is a human capital consulting firm that is focused on helping you link your business strategy to your organization’s performance results. We blend our expertise with yours – you know your business, and we know how to help organizations unlock human potential. We take an outcome centric approach to designing and embedding new ways of working that will help you accelerate pace toward your strategic objectives. Our industry-leading experts apply frameworks, methods, and tools to help you and your team create performance breakthroughs – the kind that transform employees, your business, and your bottom line.

Known for their award-winning culture and engagement and recognized as a four-time consecutive winner of Great Place to Work’s (placing consistently in the top ten) and ranked second on the 2015 Leadership 500 Excellence Awards, Talent Plus ® is the Leading Talent Assessment PartnerSM in the industry. Talent Plus partners with global leaders, helping them to achieve their business outcomes through developing leadership in their people.


Building cultures of engagement through The Science of Talent ®, our clients are able to select, develop and retain more people like their best across all levels of the organization and experience immediate results, including improved customer satisfaction, increased productivity, reduction in turnover, strengthened employee engagement, sustained excellence and improved profitability. Our process is simple, cost effective and builds world-class cultures of engagement.


People Drive Results. We Know People.


Engage with us today at www.talentplus.com.



BlessingWhite was founded in 1973 with the mission of helping organizations and individuals develop more productive working relationships.  We believe individuals come to work wanting to do their best, contribute at a high level and find fulfillment.  Through research and hands-on consulting experience, BlessingWhite has developed proven engagement and leadership content focused on helping employees achieve higher levels of individual contribution and greater workplace satisfaction.

BlessingWhite provides consulting, processes, tools and training to:

  • Engage employees at all levels to commit, deliver and thrive
  • Create high-performance cultures that drive bottom-line results and reinforce organizational mission and values
  • Develop inspiring leaders at all levels
  • Align employee talents with organizational strategy

In October 2012, BlessingWhite became a division of GP Strategies Corporation (NYSE: GPX) a global performance improvement solutions.

Access our research today:  www.blessingwhite.com/research

Bloomfire exists to organize knowledge and expertise, and make it accessible and shareable with the people that need it most. Our easy-to-use, cloud-based software is used by hundreds of thousands of employees at leading companies for social learning, customer service, sales & marketing alignment. With Bloomfire, collaboration is easier, work gets done more efficiently, and employees and customers are more satisfied. Here are a few ways Bloomfire can help your organization:

•Get employees up to speed quickly with an easy to use interface and custom playlists.

•It’s easy to find exactly what you need with intelligent search and Q&A.

•Give employees an online place to stay connected, share information, create content and interact.

•People can access information wherever they are with robust mobile features.

•Make informed decisions with advanced analytics that track progress, employee engagement, content usage and more.


About Bright Funds


Bright Funds provides an elegant and impactful workplace giving program that brings strategy and focus to company-wide social good activities on a global scale. Bright Funds enables employee donors to choose their cause and give to individual non-profits or exclusively available "Funds” comprised of multiple nonprofits, as well as track and amplify individual and group volunteerism opportunities. In one platform, Bright Funds brings together the power of research, the reliability of a trusted financial service, and the convenience of centralized contributions and company reporting. Employees, recruits, customers, investors, and worthy causes appreciate companies that use Bright Funds for employee-empowered giving.

ContXt is the source for Strategic and Cultural Alignment, translating new strategies, processes and cultures into engaging learning experiences.  Our Engagement Map™ process facilitates understanding and discovery, creating aligned performance.

ContXt Corporation designs learning tools that facilitate discovery through visualization and small group interaction.  We help organizations achieve strategic objectives by translating big concepts – including new strategies, process changes and culture shifts – into engaging learning experiences.  At the end of the day, we help get employees at every level on the same page to achieve strategic objectives.

Find out more – contact us at (419) 873-6670, email at mbeier@contxtcorp.com, or visit us at www.contxtcorp.com

Fierce is a global leadership development and training company that transforms the way companies communicate and connect with their employees and their customers. We partner with our clients to build conversational skills that result in high levels of candor, engagement, innovation, cross-boundary collaboration, and accountability at all levels within the organization.


Glassdoor is the world’s most transparent career community that is changing the way people find jobs, and companies recruit top talent. Our mission is to help people everywhere find the job they love. To learn more visit www.glassdoor.com/employers or email us at employers@glassdoor.com

McLean & Company is a research and advisory firm providing practical solutions to Human Resources challenges through executable tools and advice that have a clear and measurable impact on your business.

We provide our members with best practice research, customized documentation, advisory, custom HR benchmarking, and new hire, rewards & recognition, exit and employee engagement surveys.

With a network of 8,000 client organizations, we sort through the noise to provide you with leading practices that keep your team ahead of the game.

Learn more at www.mcleanco.com.


The movecoach digital platform engages employees to more activity in a global movement challenge.  Employees set a personal goal, join an office team, receive feedback and analysis, and earn rewards for their active accomplishments.  Participants track with iPhone, Android, Fitbit, Jawbone, Garmin and other tracking apps which allows the movecoach engine to analyze progress, provide feedback, and ultimately create a personalized roadmap to successful activity. The program follows the National Institute of Health’s behavioral change methodology and is socialized as an employee-driven engagement.   Customers include globally-minded companies that value a healthy work force such as salesforce.com, LinkedIn, GLOBALFOUNDRIES, Calpine and others.

Nextinit is an ideation and innovation management platform that uses crowdfunding principles to maximize employees and stakeholders engagement.  It’s collective intelligence mechanism act as a tool for medium and large organizations to find new solutions, drive innovation and improve collaboration across departments. Nextinit is a SaaS platform, fully integrated with the leading business social networks, (Chatter, Yammer, Google+,etc), secure, scalable and easy to deploy. Its available both in web and mobile versions allowing the creation of ideas ‘on the go’.

Trusted by several Fortune 500 companies around the world, it offers a real solution to keep employees engaged in trying to solve company’s challenges.

PeopleFirm is a consulting firm dedicated to helping you achieve a competitive advantage through your people.  We focus on both strategy and execution — and effective tools, measurable outcomes, and getting your people out of their seats and engaged in your company’s growth.

As experts in the people space, we have observed many traditional engagement survey programs fail. The very act of measuring backfires when nothing worthwhile changes from employee feedback.  PeopleFirm’s ACTIVEnagagement™ program ends that vicious cycle by keeping you tuned in to where and when your people are talking —and responsive to their ideas.  Your people = your success.

QuestBack helps companies by improving leadership development and employee engagement. We help you to gather, analyze and convert feedback into actionable insight in real-time. As a result you can build stronger relationships with your employees, better allocate resources when and where they are needed the most, and ensure that the right people with the right capabilities are assigned to the right roles at the right time. Our cloud based-SaaS solution is highly scalable, flexible and easily integrated into your current IT workflow.


Reflektive is the modern performance management suite for today’s best places to work. The Reflektive suite makes it easy for HR leaders to launch and manage lightweight performance reviews, check-ins, and real-time feedback programs integrated into the daily workflows of managers and employees. Reflektive’s mission is to increase engagement and productivity by empowering your most important resource – your employees – with the tools they need to coach and develop their direct reports while also achieving their greatest potential as managers, leaders, and individual contributors.

Reflektive’s clients include Pinterest, Comcast, Glassdoor, Instacart, Optimizely, and hundreds of additional innovative companies that put their employee’s first. The Reflektive suite is highly flexible, enabling clients to maintain existing performance management processes as they transition to real-time feedback and lightweight check-ins at the right candance for the business and its culture. Reflektive is based in San Francisco, California. For more information, visitwww.reflektive.com.

Leading organizations the world over choose to partner with Sirota for their organizational assessments and employee survey programs.  Our client partnership approach, action orientation, long term perspective, and thought leadership produce a superior client experience and clear business results. To learn more about how we find the people solutions to today’s complex business problems, please visit us at www.sirota.com.

Would your employees say their work environments are as engaging as they could or should be?  Do your leaders see your survey initiative as valuable feedback and as a critical component in achieving or exceeding their business goals and objectives?  Or, do they think it is just another HR activity or corporate exercise?


At TNS Employee Insights, we take a holistic approach to employee engagement, which begins before any survey, and going forward, becomes a vital characteristic of your culture and day-to-day operations.  We see engagement as a continuum, designing our solutions to each client’s needs. 


We are a leader in survey innovation, custom and interactive reporting, and action planning that works. Surveying over 2 million employees a year, we develop client relationships that last.  

Towers Watson (NASDAQ: TW) is a leading global professional services company that helps organizations improve performance through effective people, risk and financial management. With 15,000 associates around the world, the company offers consulting, technology and solutions in the areas of benefits, talent management, rewards, and risk and capital management. Learn more at towerswatson.com.

Virgin Pulse, part of Sir Richard Branson’s famed Virgin Group, helps employers create a workforce with the energy, focus, and drive necessary to fully engage at work and in life. With its award-winning, online platform, the company fosters healthy daily habits and sustainable behavior change that help employees thrive at work and across all aspects of life. Unlike narrowly-focused employee health and engagement solutions, Virgin Pulse is a hub of consumer-focused strategies and innovative tools that set the foundation for a company’s engagement efforts. More than 250 industry leaders representing 1.5M+ employees have selected Virgin Pulse’s programs to reinvigorate their workplace.