SANTA MONICA, Calif., Nov. 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Tuition.io, the industry's first and proven student loan payback platform, has been named a Stevie® Award winner in the first annual Stevie Awards for Great Employers. Tuition.io empowers employers to attract and retain talent who are saddled with stifling student debt by helping them pay it down.
The Stevie Awards for Great Employers recognize the world's best employers, human resources professionals, teams, achievements and HR-related products and suppliers that help to create and drive great places to work.
"Tuition.io prides itself in offering the best in products and services in our industry so we are delighted at this honorable recognition," said Noam Katz, CTO Tuition.io. "Enabling companies to offer benefits that their employees truly need and want while also helping them attract, engage and retain top talent remains imperative to our clients. We look forward to continue to grow our client base and provide award winning services for students across the country."
Upwards of 250 nominations from organizations around the world were submitted for consideration in a wide range of HR-related categories including, "Achievement in Workplace Safety & Compliance", "Employer of the Year", "ChiefHuman Resources Officer of the Year", "Human Resources Team of the Year" and "Employee Relations Solution Provider of the Year", among others. Tuition.io won in the "New Products and Services" category under "Benefits Management Solutions".
"The judges were extremely impressed with the quality of entries we received in the first Stevie Award for Great Employers. The dedication these Stevie-winning organizations have to making great workplaces for employees was evident in every nomination," said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards.
Nicknamed "The Stevie's" for the Greek word meaning "crowned", the awards were presented to winners at a gala ceremony recently in New York City. More than 50 professionals worldwide participated in the judging process to select this year's Stevie Award winners. Details about the Stevie Awards for Great Employers and the list of 2016 Stevie winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/HR.
Tuition.io is the leading employee benefit platform empowering employers to hire, retain and engage talent who are saddled with student debt by helping them pay it down. The first company to bring employer student loan contributions to market at scale, the platform has managed more than $2B in outstanding loans on its secure platform. Tuition.io works with companies of all sizes, from Fortune 500 companies such as Fidelity Investments and Staples to startups including ChowNow and Chegg. Tuition.io is on a mission to provide an impactful solution for employers and employees across the country. For more information visit www.tuition.io or twitter.com/TuitionIO.
About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in seven programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 10,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 60 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at www.StevieAwards.com.
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