Press Sep. 14

SpotMe Advances as Best Tech Workplace for Diversity Finalist in Chicago’s 2018 Timmy Awards

WRITTEN BY Alexandra Tamashiro

Tech in Motion announces top 10 local companies for tech and opens public voting to determine winners.

CHICAGO, IL – Tech in Motion Chicago has chosen SpotMe as a finalist for this year’s Best Tech Workplace for Diversity category in the fourth Annual Timmy Awards, which recognizes the top workplaces for tech professionals in the Chicago area. SpotMe joins an elite list of this year’s finalists, including: RhinoDox, Infutor Data Solutions, NowPow and many more, which the public can vote for here.

SpotMe is the leading technology and service provider of enterprise engagement platforms with a focus on live events, virtual meetings, and long-term engagement. SpotMe has served more than 5 million users worldwide, and over 200 organizations and 75 Fortune 500 companies rely on SpotMe to create change with transformative events and drive perpetual engagement with employees, customers, and partners.

“Navigating differences can be challenging at first. When you have a group of people who all think alike, it is easy to reach a comfortable consensus.”, said SpotMe CEO Pierre Metrailler. “We would not be where we are today without our incredibly diverse, 140 people team driving our growth across our US, Europe and Asia-Pacific offices.”

Navigating differences can be challenging at first. When you have a group of people who all think alike, it is easy to reach a comfortable consensus. We would not be where we are today without our incredibly diverse, 140 people team driving our growth across our US, Europe and Asia-Pacific offices.

“As the event series grows each year, we are excited to celebrate the diversity, innovation and growth in the community – which we recognize is represented by these finalists whether or not they walk home with an award,” says Mandy Walker, Director of Marketing at Motion Recruitment, creator of Tech in Motion. “Having such inspirational finalists in the running makes the Timmy Awards exciting every year.

Chicago’s local community has a chance to get involved by voting online now through October 3rd to help determine which company will be crowned the best in tech. Winners will be chosen by a panel of expert judges and communal votes. The complete list of Chicago’s 2018 Timmy Awards finalists can be found here. The four award categories include: Best Tech Startup, Best Tech Manager, Best Tech Work Culture and Best Tech Workplace for Diversity.

Chicago’s 2018 Timmy Awards will be held on October 24th, 2018 at 1871, 222 W. Merchandise Mart Plaza Suite 1212 from 6 to 8 pm. This free event is open to the public and will consist of tech demos, entertainment and networking. The ceremony will also feature presentations from Chicago top tech leaders. If you are interested in learning more or attending Tech in Motion’s biggest event of the year, visit the Timmy Awards or RSVP here.

About Tech in Motion Events

Tech in Motion is an international events series that brings local tech community professionals together to connect, learn, and innovate. What started as a collaborative project in 2011 between IT recruiting firms Jobspring Partners and Workbridge Associates, part of the Motion Recruitment network, grew into an organization of over 100,000 members across 12 chapters in North America including Atlanta, Boston, Dallas, New York, Philadelphia, DC, Chicago, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, LA, Orange County and Toronto. Please visit techinmotionevents.com for more information about notable speakers, sponsors and events.

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