UKG Announces Innovation Award Winners at UKG Connections Conference | Business

LOVEL, Massachusetts and Weston, FL .– (BUSINESS WIRE) – February 14, 2022–

UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group)The world’s leading provider of human capital management (HCM) solutions, payroll, HR services and workforce management solutions, today announced the winners of the UKG Connections Innovation Awards 2021, which rewards customers who use UKG technology that targets people. to succeed as the first users of new offerings, to solve strategic business problems and to improve the experience of employees.

“We are pleased to recognize customers who have delivered UKG solutions in innovative ways to achieve their strategic goals,” said Bob Hughes, UKG’s Chief Customer Officer. “Our customers’ achievements inspire us as we work to continually develop and support our solutions, and we are proud to call these customers our partners. In addition, our winners have set an excellent standard for their HR colleagues. ”

In the category of evangelist innovation, Trexon, a company with a global footprint that includes Mexico and Scotland, has been recognized for the way it used UKG Pro People Analytics. The company monitors and reports on its global workforce from a single system that maintains data in line with the organization’s goals. Using Analytics Pro, Trexon makes more informed and strategic business decisions and increases productivity as the company continues to grow in more international locations.

У ROI / measurable benefits category, winner Vertex has achieved cost savings of $ 7.25 million over the past three years. The company’s savings were driven by $ 5.5 million in direct system costs through the consolidation of individual solutions in Pro, $ 1.5 million in wage and labor cost reductions related to UKG Pro’s efficiency gains, and $ 250,000 in in the form of reduced supplier and labor costs due to Pro’s ability to automate calculations required by government health and well-being supplements as well as union pension requirements.

У UKG product package category FLEXcon has been recognized for using UKG’s powerful solutions to achieve various business improvements. A professional user since 2005, FLEXcon switched from Workforce Central to UKG Dimensions in May 2021. The UKG platform has brought significant business improvements to the company, including a faster payroll process through faster connections between the two solutions and seamless electronic data transfer from Dimensions to Pro Payroll Gateway. Now FLEXcon also has the ability to simultaneously perform payroll for all pay groups, as well as the ability to better plan the workforce with a report of highly detailed cost data.

This year’s winner is in the HR Transformation category First Prime Bank and Bank Card was honored to use UKG Pro to overcome significant business challenges, strengthen operations and employee experience as a result. The company has chosen UKG Pro Learning to replace the limited capabilities of its previous learning management system. Through Learning, the company can save administration time and improve the employee experience by automatically assigning new training programs and regulatory modules to specific employees. The company leverages solution flexibility by providing employees with a combination of live learning, individual course design and virtual learning opportunities. First PREMIER Bank and Bankcard can also easily report on training, policy adoption and course surveys.

“With the UKG HR platform, which serves as our single recording system, we can take full advantage of this best-in-class solution for the enterprise, saving time and money by transforming the employee experience,” said Colin Stratton, AVP General. the number of awards in the company First Premier Bank and Bank Card. “Importantly, UKG’s life-saving technology has been a vital support for our people in these most challenging years, thanks to our ability to tailor a solution to automate COVID-19 tracking, testing and return to workflows. We have been able to give our people a variety of living spaces and use UKG as a tool for our staff. ”

“These award winners have brought our goal to life,” said Chris Todd, UKG president. “By maximizing the use of UKG HR technology, which is focused on the needs of employees, our customers increase the culture in the workplace and at the same time accelerate business growth. These winners emphasize the virtuous circle that exists between interested and trusting employees and the best business results. ”

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At UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group) our goal is people. Built as a result of a merger that created one of the largest cloud companies in the world, UKG believes that organizations succeed when they focus on their employees. As the world’s leading provider of HCM solutions, payroll, HR services and workforce management, UKG delivers award-winning Pro, Dimensions and Ready solutions to help tens of thousands of organizations in different regions and industries achieve better business results, improve HR efficiency , simplify the payroll process and help make work better and more connected for everyone. UKG has 13,000 employees worldwide and is known for its inclusive workplace culture. The company has received numerous awards for culture, products and services, including several years in a row Fortune A list of the 100 best companies to work for. To learn more, visit

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