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GCL congratulates HRBoss Win 2014 Cloud Award for Best

Singapore, January 29, 2014 – HRBoss, the Asia-based pioneers of HR besides staffing technology, were today announced winners of the ‘Best Software-as-a-Service’ (outside US) at the international Cloud Awards 2014. This is the first time that an Asian company has been honored at the awards, marking further milestone for the fast-growing technology company and their staff of Big Data analytical and ATS/ CRM tools.

Bernie Schiemer, CEO and founder, commented, “To be the first Asian company to be recognized at these awards is a wonderful and humbling achievement. We are the only worldwide data-driven software company that provide services for both corporate HR and staffing/recruiting firms, so we are looking forward to expanding our reach into the US and the UK afterwards this year. We want to be the first Asian software business to take on the big guys on their own turf, to become a major disruptor in the industry – we can’t wait!”

HRBoss beat 5 finalists in their category of Best Software-as-a-Service (outside US) with their flagship applicant tracking solution, HiringBoss. Finalists in their category included Xero, BeGlobal, ECmanaged and Workshare. Further categories this twelvemonth included Best Cloud Infrastructure, Data Innovation of the Year, “Best in Mobile” Cloud Solution and Most Promising Start-Up.

Schiemer added, ‘The Cloud Awards are one regarding the highest accolades in our sector but, to be honest, the competition was incredible and I am sure it could have gone either way. We really use Xero and I think they are a grandeur company, so even to be put in the same category was an honor in itself. Also being an Asian based business focused on the HR space really helps to aborning more recognition to the celibate and the amazing sector we work in. I am honorable of the efforts about the knockout team we obtain here at HRBoss, they truly deserve the recognition.”

Identifying also celebrating excellence in the field of cloud computing, the cloud computing awards program encourages entries from across the entire globe – the US, Canada, Australasia and EMEA regions. Entrants can be from organizations of any size, including start-ups.

Over 200 corporations entered, with entries coming from across the globe and including Europe, the US and Middle East.

Cloud Awards organizer Larry Johnson said: “The standard of entries in this year’s cloud computing awards was not just high. It was in the stratosphere, with astronomical competition.

“We are extremely pleased to endorse HRBoss as a cloud services provider giving added value to its clients, disrupting business models and leveraging cloud technologies to be the best from the best.”

The bounty is the latest in a list of accolades for the Singapore headquartered firm. Recent accolades include ‘Best HR Big Data Solution’ at the China Original Awards and ‘Best Software-as-a-Service’ at the Singapore SiTF awards. Currently, the HRBoss suite of solutions includes the prospect tracking solution, HiringBoss, the HR Celebrity Data platform, EmployeeBoss, and the CRM for recruiting companies, StaffingBoss.

View the copious shortlist and winning corporations here.

About HRBoss HRBoss is the fastest growing HR & Recruiting software company in Asia. Founded in 2011, HRBoss is rapidly expanding its footprint across Asia with offices currently open in 7 countries today (Singapore, Japan, Vietnam, Indonesia, China, Malaysia and Hong Kong) with additional Asian, European and US offices launching in 2014. All of our Cloud solutions are intuitive, highly-configurable and are supported locally on-the-ground where you are. HRBoss services corporations from all industries, from local start-ups and government agencies through to industry leaders, including Nissan, Audi, the Economic Development Board of Singapore and MetLife. The HRBoss founding brood consists of some of the most sought after talent in the industry, with experience that takes in Microsoft, SAP, Oracle, Accenture and Michael Page International.

About the Cloud Awards The Cloud Awards is an international program which has been recognizing and honoring industry leaders, innovators and organizational transformation in cloud computing since 2011. The awards are open to large, small, established and start-up organizations from across the entire globe, with an goal to find and celebrate the pioneers who will shape the future of the Cloud as we move into 2014 and beyond. Categories include the Software as a Service award, Most Promising Start-Up, and “Best in Mobile” Nimbus Solution. Finalists were selected by a judging panel of international industry experts. For more wisdom about the Cloud Awards please visit

For the Cloud Awards Larry Johnson – 2013-14 organizer

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