Envoy Global is Named Winner of 18th Annual Chicago Innovation Awards

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The Chicago Innovation Awards honor the most innovative new products, services and companies in the Chicago region.

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“We’re passionate about strengthening workforces and allowing individuals to pursue opportunity wherever it beckons,” said CEO Dick Burke. “This award is a testament to what we’ve accomplished as a company over the past year and the value that we’ve provided to our customers and their employees.”

Envoy Global has been named one of the winners of the 18th Annual Chicago Innovation Awards. The winners were announced at an event held at Chicago’s Harris Theater on Monday, October 28, with nearly 1,500 business and civic leaders, and supporters of innovation in attendance. The Chicago Innovation Awards, celebrating its 18th year, is the Chicago region’s foremost recognition of the most innovative new products or services brought to market each year.

Envoy has been on a mission to bring transparency and efficiency to the corporate immigration process, and technology has been a cornerstone of that mission. In 2019, Envoy’s continuous drive to revolutionize corporate immigration has led to the development of the newest iteration of our product, which was already a leader in its field. Blending technology and legal representation, Envoy offers the world’s first and only enterprise platform that makes hiring and managing a global workforce seamless. It has successfully leveraged SaaS design to find scalable efficiencies through technology while increasing the quality and thoroughness of service offered by its affiliated top-tier immigration firm, Global Immigration Associates.

“Chicago’s innovators continue to demonstrate the breadth of innovation found in the Chicago region, cutting across all industries, sectors and sizes,” said Tom Kuczmarski, co-founder with Chicago journalist Dan Miller of the awards. “2019 winners are pioneers in energy, healthcare, telecommunications, manufacturing, drug development, food, automotive, cyber security, architecture, community and workforce development, education, entertainment and more.”

“We’re passionate about strengthening workforces and allowing individuals to pursue opportunity wherever it beckons,” said CEO Dick Burke. “This award is a testament to what we’ve accomplished as a company over the past year and the value that we’ve provided to our customers and their employees.”

“Our technology has reinvented global talent management and enabled organizations to turn their immigration programs into drivers of corporate growth,” said Envoy CTO Mahi Inampudi. “We’re thrilled to see the Envoy platform recognized alongside some of the top technological innovations in Chicago.”

The winning organizations receive a variety of honors including the opportunity to ring the Nasdaq Bell in New York City, and meetings with the Mayor of Chicago, Governor of Illinois, Cook County President, and leaders from the United Nations.

“450 organizations nominated for this year’s awards,” said Luke Tanen, Executive Director of the Chicago Innovation Awards. “As a group, these nominees generated over $13.9 billion in new revenues from their new products and services, along with the creation of 1001 patents. The 25 winners represent the best from this very impressive group.”

The complete list of this year’s Chicago Innovation Award winners can be found at http://www.chicagoinnovation.com.

The Chicago Innovation Awards are supported by Founding Diamond Sponsor Theron Technology Solutions; Diamond Sponsors Accenture and SMS Assist, Gold Sponsors Comcast Business and Wintrust Financial; Silver Sponsors Exelon, Vedder Price and others.

About Envoy
Founded in 1998, Envoy is a global immigration services provider offering the only immigration management platform that makes it seamless for companies to hire and manage an international workforce by combining expert legal representation — for both inbound and outbound immigration — and proprietary technology. Envoy empowers companies to acquire the best talent regardless of where they are in the world; helps mobilize employees around the world to take advantage of business opportunities; and enables the management of entire global workforces, providing a strategic, proactive view into workforce and financial forecasting and compliance. Envoy has managed more than 30,000 cases and served more than 2,000 customers in a broad range of industries.

Website, technology platform and administrative services are provided by Envoy Global Inc., a Delaware corporation. Legal services are provided by Envoy-affiliated attorneys. Please visit envoyglobal.com for more information.

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