The prestigious award was presented at HR Tech World in Amsterdam and recognises Adam Miller for his outstanding contributions to HR technology
Presented by Jason Averbrook, CEO of LeapGen, on the Future of Work main stage at HR Tech World, Amsterdam, Adam Miller was commended for the impact he has made in the HR technology industry, his drive to innovate, as well as his ongoing mission to use technology to unleash the potential within all people. Previous winners of the award include Josh Bersin in 2016 and Naomi Bloom in 2015.
Adam Miller has over 17 years’ experience in the HR technology industry, founding Cornerstone in 1999 from his one-bedroom apartment and having since grown it into the company it is today – a global presence with more than 3,000 clients and 32 million users.
He is also an active social entrepreneur, helping drive a number of social initiatives including the Cornerstone OnDemand Foundation, which helps people who help people by focusing on education, workforce development and disaster relief.
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“When we created the Unleash Award it was a first in our community and we felt it was high time to formally recognise the work, passion and commitment that is being put into the industry. For us, HR technology is the catalyst that enables organisations to unleash the potential of their people and our award winners are those who have been instrumental in pushing that idea and making it happen,” said Marc Coleman from HR Tech World. “Adam Miller is a worthy winner and has truly inspired many in the industry, driving change and HR transformation.”
“The HR industry has undergone a complete transformation over the past 20 years, thanks to advancements in technology and digitalisation. It’s been incredible to build and lead a company that has been at the forefront of these innovations, and I am truly honoured to receive such a prestigious award from HR Tech World,” said Adam Miller, founder and CEO, Cornerstone OnDemand.
About Cornerstone OnDemand
Cornerstone OnDemand (NASDAQ: CSOD) is a global leader in cloud-based learning and human capital management software. The company is pioneering solutions to help organisations realise the potential of the modern workforce. From recruitment, onboarding, training and collaboration, to performance management, compensation, succession planning, people administration and analytics, Cornerstone is designed to enable a lifetime of learning and development that is fundamental to the growth of employees and organisations.
Based in Santa Monica, California, the company’s solutions are used by more than 3,000 clients worldwide, spanning more than 32 million users across 192 countries and 43 languages. To learn more about Cornerstone, visit us on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and our blog. www.cornerstoneondemand.co.uk
About HR Tech World
Founded in 2011, HR Tech World has earned the reputation of producing the fastest growing HR shows in the world. Its event portfolio has shifted the industry on a global scale and ranked it as the largest Corporate HR Network focused on the Future of Work & HR Technology. HR Tech World shows attract the most influential international thought leaders in the space, including the likes of Sir Richard Branson, Arianna Huffington and Gary Vaynerchuk.
HR Tech World is having a powerful impact on shaping the Future of Work by unleashing people’s potential and revolutionizing organizational culture, blazing the trail for others to follow. Show locations include London, Amsterdam, San Francisco and Paris and welcomed over 10,000 attendees from 120 countries in 2017.
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