BREA and SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Tech in Motion has today announced Nisum, a global digital commerce firm, as a finalist for this year's Best Tech Workplace for Diversity category for its annual Timmy Awards, which recognizes the top workplaces for tech professionals. Two Workplace for Diversity awards will be announced at a live ceremony this October. The local community can determine who will be crowned with the Community Favorite award by voting here until September 27th, while the Judge's Choice winner will be chosen by a panel of expert judges.
The selection criteria for the Best Tech Workplace for Diversity is based on the following:
- Implementation of diverse hiring and employment practices
- Collaboration and inclusive thinking to produce an innovative product
- Provision of tools and resources to explore and celebrate differences
"We're excited to have not one, but two awards recognizing diverse thinking and collaboration this year. Getting the opportunity to celebrate the inclusion, innovation and growth in the community through the Timmy Awards is beyond exciting," says Mandy Walker, Director of Marketing at Motion Recruitment, creator of Tech in Motion. "Companies have realized diversity is a necessary ingredient for company creativity and success, and we're looking forward to recognizing that."
"At Nisum, we believe that diversity is key to innovation," said Imtiaz Mohammady, CEO, Nisum. "We are currently members of the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) and have undertaken many initiatives to foster diversity within our organization in order to create a breeding ground for new ideas, born of the synergy that results from combining the different backgrounds, cultures, and perspectives of our employees around the globe. We are thrilled to be recognized as a finalist by Tech in Motion's 2019 Timmy Awards Best Tech Workplace for Diversity."
The complete list of 2019 Timmy Awards finalists can be found here. Aside from Best Tech Workplace for Diversity, the other award categories include: Manager, Startup, and Work Culture. In October, the ceremony will be free and open to the public, consisting of tech demos, entertainment and networking. If interested in learning more or attending, visit the Timmy Awards or the Timmy Awards event page.
A preferred advisor to leading Fortune 500 brands, Nisum is a global digital commerce consulting firm. We enable transformation for industry-leading brands, building strong omnichannel commerce with smart checkout solutions between B2B and B2C clients and their customers via advanced technologies. Founded in 2000 and headquartered in Southern California, we grow alongside our clients by focusing on our motto Building Success Together®. Whether you're a hot start-up or a major global brand, our approach is the same: forge the most powerful connection possible between people, processes, and technology in order to achieve unparalleled success with fast time-to-market, scalable and cloud-based solutions. At the intersection of business and technology, Nisum's strategy, management and technical expertise results in integrated solutions that deliver real and measurable growth.
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