We are very proud of the Awards we have won and those our clients have won for their equity plans which are administered and enhanced by Global Shares’ software solutions.
It is an honor to be recognized as best-in-class by the equity plan management industry & experts in the business.
The Global Equity Organization (GEO) Awards 2018
The GEO Awards are the most prestigious awards the international share plans community has to offer.
Global Shares has previously won or been commended several times at the GEO Awards.
More details on previous wins follow below.
”Most Creative Solution” – 2018
Company: The Sage Group PLC
The Deloitte. Technology Fast 50 2017
The awards, now in their 18th year, rank Ireland’s fastest growing technology companies and recognizes indigenous technology companies that have demonstrated exceptional growth in turnover in the last four years. The Fast 50 programme is recognized as a barometer of a company’s success and provides it with a hugely valued, respected and marketable, public ‘badge of honor’.
In recognition of the growing importance of Ireland’s FinTech sector, this year’s programme saw the introduction of a Deloitte FinTech award category sponsored by Silicon Valley Bank.
FinTech Company of the Year Award– 2017
Company: Global Shares
The Irish ProShare Association Awards 2017
The inaugural IPSA Annual Awards & Black Tie Dinner is earmarked as the highlight of the employee share plan calendar in Ireland, celebrating all aspects of employee share ownership and employee financial participation in Ireland. The Awards celebrate success in the employee ownership across a range of categories:
Best New Share Plan, Best International Share Plan, Most Effective Communication of an Employee Share Plan, Best Commitment to Employee Ownership, Employee Share Plans Champion of the Year
“Best Commitment to Employee Ownership in a Large Firm” – 2017
Company: PM Group
The GEO Awards were designed to celebrate excellence by honoring impressive companies from around the globe who truly demonstrate their leadership and dedication to their employee stock plans.
Winning companies are recognized for designing, communicating, or offering programs that allow millions of employees worldwide to participate in their company’s share plan.
The mission of GEO is to provide all members with an opportunity to meet and learn from one another.
See on the carousel opposite the awards our clients have won to date using Global Shares equity plan software & solutions:
“Most Creative Solution” – 2018
Company: The Sage Group PLC Result: Winner
“Unique Employee Ownership Initiative” – 2016
Company: DAI Result: Winner
“Best Plan Effectiveness” – 2013
“Best Use of Technology” – 2012
“Best Outcome for Employee Shares Plans in a Corporate Action” – 2012
“Best Use of Technology: Employee Facing Solutions” – 2011
“Best Plan Communications” – 2009
“Most Innovative and Creative Design Plan” – 2009
Company: ING Investement Group
“Best Plan Effectiveness” – 2008
Company: CEVA Logisitcs
“Unique Employee Ownership Initiative” – 2016
Irish Exporters Association Awards:
The Irish Exporters Association is the voice of export industry in Ireland. The IEA represents the whole spectrum of companies within the export industry including SMEs who are beginning to think about exporting for the first time right through to global multinational companies who are already extensively exporting from Ireland.
“Software Exporter of the Year” – 2012
Client – Telefónica
Clear objectives and a strong commitment from the highest levels of Telefónica to employee share ownership made this entry stand out. Telefónica made an impressive simultaneous launch in a number of countries. Plan design principles were important, including the need for the plan to have a low investment risk. Key challenges were identified early on in the process and a detailed project plan to overcome these was drawn up. A variety of multilingual communication methods were used to good advantage, resulting in a high take-up. Microsites hosted on the company intranet provided country-specific information, including basic financial education in terms of investing in shares.
“Best International Share Plan” – 2010
Cork Chamber ‘Company of the Year’ Awards:
The Cork Chamber of Commerce Awards, run in association with Vodafone, showcase the best of what businesses have to offer, seeking out Cork companies in terms of their expertise, strategic vision, innovation, performance and employment levels.
These awards provide businesses with a platform to raise their business profile, success, growth and innovation among the Cork business community. Watch our finalist video here!
“Company of the Year Awards” – 2016