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Applauz: 2018 Best Employee Engagement Solution Award

Published: May 4, 2018

Last Updated: November 29, 2023

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Applauz Recognition recognized as the first Employee Recognition Software for SMBs & won for the Best Employee Engagement Solution.

May 04, 2018, Montreal, QC. – KLF Group’s new software, Applauz Recognition, has been awarded “Best Employee Engagement Solution” in the “Technology Innovator” category of the 2018 Corporate Vision Magazine Awards, honouring best performing and most deserving individuals and companies in the business world.

Since 2014, CV Magazine’s Technology Innovator Awards have celebrated exceptional individuals, teams, and companies for their outstanding contributions to innovation and services in their chosen industry. Among the selection criteria considered are execution, usability, consumer experience, and overall technology innovation.

Competing with eighteen other finalists, the first and only free employee recognition software on the market today, Applauz Recognition, was celebrated for its notable contribution to the employee recognition space, heretofore dominated by software providers charging expensive SaaS licensing fees.

CV Magazine has praised Applauz for being “well-executed, with an easy-to-navigate user interface, offering a mobile-friendly shopping experience with easy returns”. The judging panel continued by saying that the software is “by far the best-in-class employee rewards platform” they’ve seen.

François Fortier, CEO, and founder of KLF Group, the parent company of Applauz Recognition, described the accolade as being an “amazing recognition of the hard work and dedication of [his] team”. “We’re all fully committed to the important mission of providing free employee engagement tools to small and medium-sized businesses”, he added.

About KLF Media

The KLF Group is a Canadian company specializing in software development and logistics for employee recognition and customer loyalty programs. KLF’s suite of services helps companies implement and improve their recognition and rewards programs while reducing their operating cost.

In 2017, KLF ranked 160th out of the “500 Fastest Growing Companies in Canada” as voted by Canadian Business and PROFIT 500 Magazine. This year, it continues this trend of excellence by being nominated for a prestigious Mercuriades Award. The Mercuriades Awards is considered to be among the most distinguished business awards to be won in Quebec.

About CV Magazine

With a global circulation of 132,000, Corporate Vision Magazine is an invaluable resource for leaders and decision-makers around the world. Each year, the CV Magazine Awards recognize outstanding achievement, game-changing innovation and stellar performance in the business world.

The nominees and projects are carefully selected based on their commitment to innovation in their sector, and chosen solely on merit by a system of votes and judges (respected industry partners, corporate specialists, etc.) to ensure that only the most deserving companies win the prestigious trophies.


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