Ellie Mae Twice Honored by Prestigious 2018 Ragan Intranet Awards
Ellie Mae secures win in Ragan’s 2018 Intranet Awards “Employee Recognition” category and receives an honorable mention in the “Launch or Relaunch” category
Ragan’s Intranet Awards celebrates the teams, organizations and
consultants who have redefined the field with their groundbreaking work.
As a winner in the program, Ellie Mae joins an elite group of past
winners, including American Express Global Business Travel,
Ellie Mae’s work with Unily was chosen from a wide pool of entries to receive first prize in the “Employee Recognition” category of Ragan’s 2018 Intranet Awards for the ingenuity and impact of its revamped intranet and “Cheers for Peers” widget.
Ellie Mae worked with Unily to increase adoption of Ellie Connect – the
intranet used by the 1,600 employees of Ellie Mae. The platform was
designed to remove barriers separating employees and to encourage more
peer-to-peer interaction and collaboration by facilitating new
connections throughout the workforce. As a result, a “Cheers for Peers”
widget was conceived as a way of providing an intuitive route for
employees to recognize and reward their co-workers. Featured on Ellie
Connect’s home page, “Cheers for Peers” has received more than 2,300
employee nominations as of
Ellie Mae also received an honorable mention in the “Launch or Relaunch” category for its “License to Succeed” campaign.
For a buzz-worthy launch of Ellie Connect – a new, central source for
internal company information – Ellie Mae generated awareness and
excitement with a “License to Succeed” theme (a nod to a famous secret
agent film). In theme, employees were encouraged to visit the Ellie
Connect landing page and compete in a top-secret “mission.” The mission
asked employees to use a series of clicks to learn about the new site.
Employees who completed the mission were entered in a drawing for a
“Out of many outstanding submissions, we found Ellie Mae’s work to truly
set a new standard of excellence for all corporate communications
professionals. We congratulate them and look forward to seeing their
future successes in this field,” said
“We’re honored to be recognized by Ragan in two categories for our
dedication to improve employee recognition opportunities and
collaboration tools,” said
Ellie Mae’s win was announced via social media, and the winning team was recognized for its accomplishment in a special write-up on Ragan’s internationally read news website that can be found here: https://www.ragan.com/awards/intranet-awards/2018/winners/employee-recognition/
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