PeopleScout’s Affinix Wins Top Award for Best Advance in RPO Technology

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Affinix™ by PeopleScout has won the gold award in the Brandon Hall Group’s 2018 Human Capital Management (HCM) Excellence Awards program. Affinix received the gold award, the highest award in the “Best Advance in Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) Technology” category.

“Affinix’s best-in-class technology is allowing our clients to offer a candidate experience that mimics the simplicity and usability of the best consumer websites,” said Taryn Owen, president of PeopleScout. “We are honored to have Affinix recognized by Brandon Hall for its innovative ability to simplify the RPO technology ecosystem and enable our clients to connect with the best talent faster.”

Affinix is PeopleScout’s proprietary mobile-first, cloud-based platform that creates a consumer website-like candidate experience and streamlines the sourcing process. Embedded within PeopleScout’s talent solutions, Affinix delivers speed and scalability while leveraging artificial intelligence, recruitment marketing, machine learning, predictive analytics and other emerging technologies with a one-point applicant tracking system, vendor management system integration and single-sign-on.

“We’re proud to honor the innovators,” said Rachel Cooke, chief operating officer of Brandon Hall Group and head of the awards program. “As human capital management continues to evolve, the creativity of the award winners is breathtaking. Organizations of all size showed that creativity and technology can create new and better work experiences for businesses and their employees.”

About Brandon Hall Group’s Human Capital Management (HCM) Excellence Awards

A panel of veteran, independent, senior industry experts and Brandon Hall Group senior analysts and executives evaluated the 2018 entries against the following criteria: product, unique differentiators, value proposition and measurable results.

The complete list of Brandon Hall Group Excellence in Technology Awards Winners from 1999 through 2018 is available here.

About Brandon Hall Group, Inc.

With more than 10,000 clients globally and 20 years of delivering world class research and advisory services, Brandon Hall Group is the most well-known and established research organization in the performance improvement industry. We conduct research that drives performance and provides strategic insights for executives and practitioners responsible for growth and business results.

Brandon Hall Group has an extensive repository of thought leadership, research and expertise in learning and development, talent management, leadership development, talent acquisition and human resources. At the core of our offerings is a membership program that empowers excellence through content, collaboration and community. Our members have access to research that helps them make the right decisions about people, processes, and systems, combined with research-powered advisory services customized to their needs. (

About PeopleScout

PeopleScout, a TrueBlue company (NYSE: TBI), is the world’s largest RPO provider managing talent solutions that span the global economy, with end-to-end MSP and talent advisory capabilities supporting total workforce needs. PeopleScout boasts 98 percent client retention managing the most complex programs in the industry. The company’s thousands of forward-looking talent professionals provide clients with the edge in the people business by consistently delivering now while anticipating what’s next. Affinix, PeopleScout’s proprietary talent acquisition platform, empowers faster engagement with the best talent through an artificial intelligence (AI)-driven, consumer-like candidate experience with one-point applicant tracking system (ATS) and vendor management system (VMS) integration and single-sign-on. Leveraging the power of data gleaned from engaging millions of candidates and contingent associates every year, PeopleScout enhances talent intelligence for clients across more than 70 countries with headquarters in Chicago, Sydney and London and global delivery centers in Toronto, Ontario; Montreal, Quebec; Charlotte, North Carolina; Bristol, England; Krakow, Poland and Gurgaon and Bangalore, India. For more information, please visit

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Source: PeopleScout