Press Release (ePRNews.com) - AUSTIN, Texas - Oct 09, 2018 - YouEarnedIt, the leading HR SaaS company that improves bottom-line performance metrics by enhancing the employee experience, today announced CEO Autumn Manning won Austin Business Journal’s 2018 Best CEO Award for medium-sized companies.
The Austin Business Journal’s 8th annual Best CEO of the Year Award honors the area’s outstanding CEOs in small, medium, large, and nonprofit categories. Manning, the only female CEO winner, was recognized at a ceremony at The LINE Austin on Thursday, October 4.
“I’m honored to be named as a top CEO in our city considering the amazing leaders that are here in Austin,” said Autumn Manning, co-founder and CEO of YouEarnedIt. “Given the priority on great teams and cultures to fuel company success, this award is really for the team members at YouEarnedIt and their commitment to driving change for our customers. I am humbled to work with them everyday to continue our mission of improving the lives of employees everywhere.”
Nearly six years ago, Manning and co-founder Kenny Tomlin moved YouEarnedIt to Austin to enable the HR SaaS company to grow in the burgeoning tech hub. Not only has YouEarnedIt grown to be a dominant force in the HR Tech industry, the company has also more than doubled in size with new team members committed to pushing the company forward towards its mission. In the past year, YouEarnedIt announced a strategic investment from Vista Equity Partners and expanded into the performance management market with the acquisition of HighGround. Now, with more than 500 customers – from 100-employee companies to global Fortune 100 enterprises – YouEarnedIt’s robust engagement platform positively impacts company culture by giving businesses a better way to recognize, reward, engage, and drive real-time performance management.
“I’ve had the pleasure of watching Autumn lead YouEarnedIt to new heights in the past few years,” said Mike Dodd, General Partner at Silverton Partners. “She’s an extraordinary CEO who is in the trenches with her team everyday ensuring the success of the company and its customers. I can’t think of anyone more deserving of this award.”
In addition to winning Best CEO in Austin, both YouEarnedIt and Manning are finalists in the 15th annual Stevie® Awards for Women in Business. Autumn Manning is a finalist in the Female Executive of the Year category for Business Products and YouEarnedIt is a finalist in the Company of the Year category for Business Products with more than 10 Employees.
As a leader in the Human Capital Management industry, YouEarnedIt empowers businesses to drive meaningful changes in culture, employee engagement, the employee experience, and bottom-line business metrics. To learn more about YouEarnedIt, visit www.youearnedit.com.
YouEarnedIt amplifies company culture through its award-winning employee experience platform that delivers engagement, retention, performance management, and improved business metrics. As a dominant force in the HCM market with an industry-leading customer retention rate, YouEarnedIt partners with more than 400 global organizations to build high-performance cultures and engaged workforces. Founded in 2013, YouEarnedIt continues to revolutionize the employee experience with its platform based on the science of motivation, rewards, and recognition. To learn more, visit www.youearnedit.com.
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