Sue Marks, the CEO of Cielo, the world’s leading strategic Recruitment Process Outsourcing partner; Kristen Wright, Chief Marketing Officer; and Seb O’Connell, Executive Vice President – Managing Director, Europe and APAC, have been recognized as industry standouts in HRO Today’s 2016 Superstars Directory. According to the magazine’s website, HRO Today recognizes “individuals [who] represent the best of the best in HR leadership” through “forward thinking and innovative practices.”
The directory recognizes three categories of leadership: Providers, Practitioners and Advisors/Analysts. Providers deliver the services that practitioners leverage, and advisors/analysts offer expertise and guidance. Superstars were nominated externally and by the HRO Today editorial staff. In addition, Cielo partners from Waste Management, Reynolds American Inc., Boehringer Ingelheim, Quest Diagnostics, Renovate America and Humana Inc. were commended for their exceptional 2016 accomplishments as outstanding Practitioners.
The HRO Today news release goes on to explain, “rewards and recognition are among the top engagement drivers in business. Here at HRO Today, we make a point of practicing what we preach and giving credit where credit is due when it comes to recognizing top performers. We also believe in the power of HR – a critical business sector responsible for managing and retaining top talent.”
The Superstars list caps a terrific year of recognition for Cielo. In 2016, Cielo has been named PEAK Matrix Leader and Star Performer by Everest Group, Industry Leader by NelsonHall, won the North America and Europe Partnership in Recruiting Excellence awards with client partners Health First and Telefonica, respectively, and was ranked as second overall on the global RPO provider list by HRO Today magazine.