SOURCE: Talent Board

Talent Board

July 07, 2015 07:00 ET

HireRight Renews Support for Talent Board Candidate Experience Awards

Leading Provider of Employment Verification Services Provides Global Support for Fifth Consecutive Year

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Jul 7, 2015) -  Talent Board, a non-profit organization focused on the promotion and data benchmark research of a quality candidate experience, today announced HireRight, a leading provider of global employment screening and drug and health screening, and electronic Form I-9 and E-Verify solutions, as a 2015 Candidate Experience Awards (CandE Awards) Global Platinum sponsor.

Launched in 2011, the CandE Awards is an annual competition that enables any company to benchmark and improve their candidate experience. The program continues to grow year over year, expanding from North America to Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) as well as the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region. Working with the CandE Awards since its inception, HireRight delivers global background checks, drug testing and employment verification services through an innovative platform that enables employers to provide a streamlined candidate experience and make informed hiring decisions.

"The candidate experience continues to be an increasingly important factor in the talent acquisition process on a global level," said Rachel Trindade, vice president, marketing at HireRight. "Employment verification and background screening are necessary functions to improving the quality of hire, which is why HireRight remains committed to better understanding, and improving, the candidate experience. Given our extensive reach, including screening services in more than 240 countries and territories, HireRight is proud to support the CandE Awards and education programs that evangelize candidate experience around the globe."

"In just a few short years, the CandE Awards has become the largest survey on candidate experience in the HR industry," commented Ed Newman, Talent Board co-founder and vice president of Strategy for iMomentous. "As we expand the program globally with the help of our supporters, including HireRight, the mission of Talent Board remains the same. We provide companies access to deep, actionable candidate experience insights in order to enable continued innovation in the recruiting space."

Talent Board will announce the 2015 CandE Award winners during the Second Annual Candidate Experience Symposium. This three-day event will unite talent acquisition experts, industry influencers, CandE Award winners and top HR leaders for keynote addresses, informative panels and roundtable discussions. Attendees will take away actionable insights to improve the candidate experience at their organizations. Closing out this year's symposium will be the Fifth Annual CandE Awards Reception and Banquet, scheduled for the evening of Thursday, October 1, 2015.

To learn more about the 2015 CandE Awards programs, visit: http://www.thetalentboard.org.

About HireRight
HireRight delivers global background checks, drug testing and employment verification services through an innovative platform to help companies hire the right candidates, so they can grow successfully, and efficiently -- no matter their size or where they operate. HireRight offers a comprehensive screening solution that can be tailored to the unique needs of the organization, giving enterprises peace of mind about their people and processes. HireRight's platform can be integrated with existing HR platforms, making it easy to use and giving candidates the best possible experience.

HireRight has headquarters in Irvine, CA, with offices across the globe. Learn more at www.HireRight.com.

About Talent Board
Talent Board is a non-profit organization focused on the elevation and promotion of a quality candidate experience. The organization, awards program and its sponsors are dedicated to recognizing the candidate experience offered by companies throughout the entire recruitment cycle and to forever changing the manner in which job candidates are treated. More information can be accessed at http://www.thetalentboard.org.