News Release

Three Maritz Motivation Solutions Clients Named Finalists For Inaugural North American Employee Engagement Awards

June 01, 2015

NEW YORK (June 1, 2015) Maritz Motivation Solutions today announced that three of its clients – Sanofi U.S., Comcast Cable and Caesars Entertainment - have been chosen as finalists in the Reward and Recognition Award category for The Employee Engagement (EE) Awards ( The awards, in their first year, officially recognize businesses that strive to do things differently and put their workforce at the heart of its operation.

“The employee recognition programs at Sanofi U.S., Comcast Cable and Caesars are top notch and provide a strategic and exciting platform for employees to become and stay engaged with the organizations,” said Kimberly Abel, Vice President and General Manager Employee Solutions for Maritz Motivation Solutions. “We know that having engaged employees leads to better business results, and these organizations are prime examples of that.”

Jamie Lawrence, editor of online HR publication, which co-produces the awards, said: “Our shortlist is defined by a common trait: commitment and drive towards creating an environment that is employee-centric and which focuses on improving the experience for everyone who comes into contact with the organization.”

He added: “We are delighted to showcase the work of these companies and look forward to celebrating with them in June.”

Winners will be selected by an exclusive panel of judges and announced, following a day-long in-depth conference, at the Tribeca Rooftop in downtown Manhattan.

The conference will share the insights, strategies and tools from inspiring leaders and remarkable peers, deliver best practice advice and bring together a community of employee engagement professionals that wish to learn more and share their experiences, driving the engagement agenda forward.

To learn more about the event or to register for the conference, go to    

About Maritz Motivation Solutions
Based in St. Louis, Maritz Motivation Solutions is part of the Maritz family of companies. It offers full-service consumer loyalty,employee recognitionsales incentive and channel loyalty programs to U.S. and global companies. Maritz Motivation Solutions provides best-in-class rewards and fulfillment services, including purposefully-chosen merchandise and experiences that excite, motivate and recognize people around the world. The people who work for Maritz Motivation Solutions are dedicated to being the best in the business, fun to work with and their clients’ most valuable ally. For more information, visit, subscribe to our blog, follow us on Twitter or call 1-877-4-Maritz (1-877-462-7489).  

The Employee Engagement Awards and Conference brings together three partners aligned by a common purpose: to inspire, connect, recognize and celebrate the talented people changing the way organizations work. The awards and conference are presented by Manners & Murphy, a global employee engagement partner helping companies put their employees at the heart of their organizations, Sift Media, a digital publisher of global titles such as that inspires people to take the actions that improve their lives and livelihoods, and WeSpire, the employee engagement platform that empowers forward-thinking global organizations to reach their greatest potential.   

For information on the Employee Engagement Awards and Conference or to take part, visit