Cornerstone OnDemand's Founder
Adam Miller is Awarded HR Tech
World's Unleash Award 2017
The prestigious award was presented at HR Tech World in Amsterdam and recognizes Adam Miller for his outstanding contributions to HR technology
SANTA MONICA, Calif. – Oct. 24, 2017 - Cornerstone OnDemand (NASDAQ: CSOD), a global leader in cloud-based learning and human capital management software, today announced the presentation of HR Tech World’s Unleash Award to Cornerstone OnDemand’s Founder and CEO Adam Miller. The award recognizes individuals who have revolutionized the industry and have helped pioneer HR transformation through technological innovation.
Presented by Jason Averbrook, CEO of LeapGen, on the Future of Work main stage at HR Tech World, Amsterdam, Adam Miller was commended for the impact he has made in the HR technology industry, his drive to innovate, as well as his ongoing mission to use technology to unleash the potential within all people. Previous winners of the award include Josh Bersin in 2016 and Naomi Bloom in 2015.
Adam Miller has over 17 years of experience in the HR technology industry, founding Cornerstone in 1999, from his one-bedroom apartment and having since grown it into the company it is today – a global presence with more than 3,000 clients and 32 million users.
He is also an active social entrepreneur, helping drive a number of social initiatives including the Cornerstone OnDemand Foundation, which helps people who help people by focusing on education, workforce development and disaster relief.
Comments on the news
“When we created the Unleash Award it was a first in our community and we felt it was high time to formally recognize the work, passion and commitment that is being put into the industry. For us, HR technology is the catalyst that enables organizations to unleash the potential of their people and our award winners are those who have been instrumental in pushing that idea and making it happen,” said Marc Coleman from HR Tech World. “Adam Miller is a worthy winner and has truly inspired many in the industry, driving change and HR transformation.”
“The HR industry has undergone a complete transformation over the past 20 years, thanks to advancements in technology and digitalization. It’s been incredible to build and lead a company that has been at the forefront of these innovations, and I am truly honored to receive such a prestigious award from HR Tech World,” said Adam Miller, founder and CEO, Cornerstone OnDemand.