ACI Specialty Benefits Wins EAPA Award for Best Technology

San Diego, CA (September 25, 2017)–ACI Specialty Benefits announced today that it has earned the “Best Use of Technology in Employee Assistance” award from the Employee Assistance Program Association (EAPA). The award will be presented to ACI at the EAPA 2017 Conference and Expo in Los Angeles, California on October 6, 2017.

“ACI believes customer experience is king and is honored to be recognized as a technology leader in employee benefits,” says Dr. Ann Clark, CEO and Founder of ACI Specialty Benefits. “With a mobile-first EAP experience and on-demand service, ACI is excited to drive industry growth with integrated and high-tech benefit solutions.”

The EAPA Award recognizes ACI for its cutting-edge implementation of a mobile-first EAP experience with mobile-optimized benefit websites, text referrals and reminder services, HIPAA-compliant online video chat sessions with ACI’s clinical network, mobile apps for smartphones and smart wearables, crisis response on ACI’s social media channels, and video promotion.

Vice President of Marketing/IT, Tim Mutrie, will be accepting the “Best Use of Technology in Employee Assistance” award at the EAPA 2017 Conference and Expo on October 6, 2017. Mutrie will also be presenting “7 Major Disruptions About to Shape the Future of EAP” at the conference on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 9:00 am. 

In addition to this award, ACI CIO Ryan Fay was recently recognized by Employee Benefit News and Employee Benefit Adviser’s Top 21 Technology Innovator Awards, Top 10 Most Influential Chief Information Officers of 2017 by Rise Global, Cybersecurity Award by San Diego Business Journal and San Diego Top Technology Executive Award.

About ACI Specialty Benefits
ACI Specialty Benefits offers best-in-class benefit solutions to engage the new workforce and drive business performance. A top-ranked global benefits provider of Employee Assistance Programs, Work-Life Benefits, Corporate Concierge and Student Assistance Programs, ACI consistently helps customers achieve Healthiest Workplace awards, Best Place to Work rankings, and improve engagement, retention, productivity and the bottom line. Founded in 1983 and headquartered in San Diego, ACI has grown to international prominence with a 95% customer retention rate and 12 million lives covered. For more information about innovative employee benefit solutions, visit