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Finalists announced for the 2017 North American Employee Engagement Awards

  • Big brand finalists include: Atos, Boeing, Cisco, eBay, Marriott, Sanofi Pasteur, Squarespace, Verizon, Viacom and many more
  • Winners announced following The Employee Engagement Conference in Chicago on June 8, 2017
  • 40% off conference tickets for one week only

Chicago – May 04, 2017 – The 2017 North American Employee Engagement Awards (EE Awards) in association with CultureNext by Maritz Motivation Solutions, today announces its shortlist of companies that put workforce engagement at the heart of their strategy.

The winners will be announced at a ceremony following the North American Employee Engagement conference on June 8, 2017 in Chicago. The day will see speakers from respected brands such as Delta Airlines, Chilis Restaurants, Caesars Entertainment, past award winners, leading EE experts and even The Harvard Business School. The conference will provide practical advice to help Engagement professionals achieve better employee business results. Visit here to register -

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Founder Matt Manners said: “In our third year, we are seeing a step-change in entries and the investment being made in Employee Engagement within organisations. The boardroom seems to be waking up to the responsibility they have for their employees and the positive impact it can deliver the bottom line if they do. Join us in Chicago to see real world examples this June.”

The full 2017 North American Employee Engagement Awards Finalists
The finalist lists have been independently judged by our esteemed panel. There will be a winner and one highly commended awarded in each category.

  1. Company of the Year powered by CultureNext
    • Boeing
    • Chili’s Grill & Bar
    • Medical Solutions LLC
    • Tata Consultancy Services
  2. Employee Culture Award powered by Culture Lab X
    • Arity
    • Cisco
    • Jetco Delivery
    • N2 Publishing
    • ReliaQuest
    • Scout Exchange
    • Squarespace
    • TCC Verizon
    • Thinkific
  3. Unsung Hero Award powered by The EEA
    • Kevin Hoag – Magna Engineered Glass
    • Cheryl Wright – Colorado Department of Transportation
  4. Employee Engagement Professional of the Year
    • Carmen Collins – Cisco
    • Adriana de la Puente Martinez de Castro – Grupo Salinas
    • Sharyn Nerenberg – BroadSoft
  5. Reward and Recognition Award
    • Brighton Health Plan Solutions
    • Caesars Entertainment
  6. Customer Engagement Award powered by Temkin Group
    • American Express Global Business Travel
    • Crowe Horwath LLP
    • Squarespace
  7. Employee Engagement Project of the Year (Private sector – Small to Medium)
    • Boeing
    • BroadSoft
    • Kerry
    • N2 Publishing
  8. Employee Engagement Project of the Year (Private sector – Enterprise)
    • Caesars Entertainment
    • Cisco
    • Tata Consultancy Services
    • Viacom Velocity
  9. Employee Engagement Project of the Year Award (Government Agency)
    • Colorado Department of Transportation
    • The Regional Municipality of Durham Social Services Department
  10. Employer Brand Award powered by Fuel 50
    • Balsam Brands
    • Cisco
    • Grupo Salinas
    • Sanofi Pasteur
    • Squarespace
  11. Internal Communications Award
    • BroadSoft
    • Grupo Salinas
    • Leonardo Hotels
  12. Wellbeing Award
    • Atos
    • BMC Software
    • Caesars Entertainment
    • Collette
    • Marriott International
    • MassPay, Inc
    • N2 Publishing
  13. Diversity & Inclusion Award
    • Box
    • Visa
  14. Social Responsibility Project of the Year
    • eBay
    • Grupo Salinas
    • N2 Publishing
    • Philadelphia Insurance Companies
    • Tata Consultancy Services
    • United Shore
  15. Best Use of Technology Award*
    • EPAM Systems
    • Flex Awards
    • Ingersoll Rand
    • Kerry
    • KeyBank
    • RHW Management Inc.
    • SenseiOS
    • Thomson Reuters
    • TouchPoint One
    • UL LLC
    • United Shore
    • Visa
  16. Employee Engagement Vendor of the Year powered by The Starr Conspiracy **
    • Achievers LLC
    • Beekeeper
    • Career Engagement Group LLC
    • Culture Amp
    • GuideSpark
    • Reward Gateway
    • Sensei Labs
    • Virgin Pulse
    • WeSpire
    • YouEarnedIt

* 1 winner & 3 highly commended
** 1 winner & 4 highly commended

Exclusive Media Partner
The HR Gazette is the exclusive media partner in North America.

There are some opportunities available for companies to sponsor the awards & conference. For more information please contact


The Employee Engagement Awards (EE Awards) is the first and only global, dedicated Employee Engagement Awards & conference business. We believe in inspiring and educating people to remake the way organisations think about, and engage, people to achieve their purpose.

That's why we created and continue to improve the Employee Engagement Awards; to provide a platform to recognise excellence in engagement that inspires action and drives the industry and the employee experience forward

Entering and hopefully winning, The EE Awards will provide you with industry acknowledgement and an important competitive advantage to attract the best talent.

For more information on The Employee Engagement Awards:
Matt Manners
+ 1 (212) 380-1246
+44 (0) 7799876473
LinkedIn Group: The Employee Engagement Awards

About CultureNext
Maritz Motivation Solutions has been a global leader in employee engagement for over 75 years. Our CultureNext solution empowers employees to transform their organizations into amazing places to work.

CultureNext provides organizations with flexible technology, tools, services and expansive rewards to help connect people worldwide to create a culture of engagement, passion and purpose. For more information, visit us at