Fort Worth, TX

ECi Software Solutions (, a leader in industry-specific information technology solutions, today announced that it has been recognized as one of the Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ in North America. This annual award is presented by Achievers, industry-leading employee recognition and rewards solutions provider, recognizes top employers that display leadership and innovation in engaging their workplaces. 

“Engaging employees and promoting positive workplace culture are now top priorities for business leaders in North America, and the elite companies on this list are already ahead of their peers and seeing positive effects from their programs,” said David Brennan, Achievers General Manager. “This award validates these companies’ commitments to creating a people-first focus and recognizes how having an engaged workplace has positive impacts across the business. Our sincere congratulations to all of the 2016 winners!” 

The Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ Awards panel of judges evaluated each applicant based on the Eight Elements of Employee Engagement™: Communication, Leadership, Culture, Rewards & Recognition, Professional & Personal Growth, Accountability & Performance, Vision & Values and Corporate Social Responsibility. The panel of judges included various academics and thought leaders on employee engagement, and included representation from organizations such as the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), HR Technology Conference and HRO Today. 

“Through our relationship with Achievers, we have given our co-workers the power of instantaneous reward and recognition,” commented Andrew Pryor, Vice President Human Resources for ECi. “I am thrilled to say that last month 78% of our co-workers took the time to recognize a peer through our ECi HIGH5 program.  Since we are a global company, employee engagement never sleeps at ECi.  Co-workers from across the globe can immediately see the great things their peers are doing 24/7.” 

“It is such an honor to receive this recognition from Achievers,” said Ron Books, President & CEO of ECi. “In the past year we’ve had a significant focus on our culture, including rebranding our core values. I am very proud of the people who worked on those initiatives. The recognition from Achievers has validated that we are continuing to move in the right direction.” 

ECi will be honored alongside other recipients of the Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ Award at the awards gala on September 12th, 2016, at the Steam Whistle Brewery in Toronto.