400 HR Leaders Come Together as SilkRoad Connections User Conference Kicks Off in Orlando

June 8, 2015

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Meet to Learn, Share, and Re-energize Talent Management

CHICAGO, IL – June 8, 2015 – SilkRoad, a leading global provider of cloud-based talent management solutions, welcomed nearly 400 attendees to the Hilton Bonnet Creek in Orlando, Florida this morning. President and CEO John Shackleton and team kicked off the 6th annual user conference, SilkRoad Connections, with a presentation focused on customer success, the ongoing partnership of SilkRoad and its customers, and looking ahead to a rapidly-changing workforce.

“SilkRoad is absolutely dedicated to the success of our customers as they meet the challenges of a changing workforce,” said Shackleton. “Our customers’ success means our success, so we will continue to provide the products, services and support that will enable them. That means delivering technology to support innovation in how they engage with current and potential employees.”

SilkRoad’s opening remarks also included a celebration of its customers by recognizing the top ten Champions, SilkRoad’s customer advocacy group, one of the largest in the industry with over 180 companies and more than 250 individuals.

SilkRoad Golden Portal Awards

A highlight of this year’s conference will be the announcement of the winners of SilkRoad’s newly-minted Golden Portal Awards. The Golden Portal Award is given to SilkRoad customers with an outstanding and exemplary onboarding portal. The judging panel, which includes Brandon Hall Group’s Kyle Lagunas and experts from SilkRoad, looked at over 30 submissions from around the globe and selected finalists based on onboarding content, visual design, and ease-of-use. For more on Golden Portal Awards visit: http://hr1.silkroad.com/golden-portal2


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