San Francisco and Toronto — Nov 9, 2011 — Achievers (formerly I Love Rewards), the fastest growing employee global rewards and Social Recognition company, announced today that it has been named a winner in four categories of the Best in Biz Awards, the only national business awards program judged by members of the press and industry analysts.

“We’re so honored that four of our departments have been recognized by the Best in Biz Awards,” said Razor Suleman, founder and CEO of Achievers. “These awards attest to the hard work and commitment of our employees. Our success as a company is possible because we hire A-Players, and every employee is focused on exceeding the expectations of our customers. Our greatest asset is certainly our engaged workforce.”

The Achievers Marketing department and Creative team were Silver Winners and the HR department and Technology department were Gold Winners. The company has grown significantly in the past year, raising $24.5 million in Series C funding led by Sequoia Capital and opening offices in both Boston and San Francisco. This year, the Marketing and Creative teams led the company in a complete rebrand, including a name change, and the launch of a redesigned Website.

The Achievers Employee Experience team is the force behind the organization’s unique culture and recruiting efforts in Toronto, Boston and San Francisco. The Technology team was integral to the company’s success by adding features to the SaaS platform including a mobile enabled platform, personalized video and Postcard Recognition, and more integrated social capabilities.

More than 150 entries were received in this year’s awards program, from an impressive array of public and private companies from a variety of industries, sectors and regions. The companies that won gold, silver and bronze awards in this year’s program represent the best in American business. Winners of Best in Biz Awards 2011 were determined by scores from a panel of high-caliber judges from top-tier business and technology publications, as well as analyst firms. For a full list of gold, silver and bronze winners in Best in Biz Awards 2011, visit:

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Achievers (formerly I Love Rewards) is passionate about employee rewards and Social Recognition. Our software helps globally engage employees and inspire performance. Achievers’ customers include Deloitte, 3M and Microsoft. Check us out on the web