Nominations for Human Capital Media’s Optimas Awards Program Now Open

Annual HR benefits awards program will celebrate 25 years

Event series continues with workplace-focused content and custom HR research takeaway


Chicago, Aug. 5, 2015 – Human Capital Media’s Workforce magazine is now accepting nominations for the 2015 Optimas Awards program nominations.

Now celebrating 25 years, the annual program recognizes human resources and workforce management initiatives that have achieved business results within an organization. The program recognizes winners across 11 categories, including:

  • General Excellence
  • Benefits
  • Business Impact
  • Corporate Citizenship
  • Global Outlook
  • Innovation
  • Managing Change
  • Partnership
  • Recruiting
  • Training
  • Vision

“As we enter this 25th year of Optimas Awards, what strikes me about our winners is the range of initiatives and the results that have been achieved,” said Rick Bell, managing editor of Workforce. “I’m sure this year’s winners will add to the prestige of past Optimas Awards winners.”

Nominations must be submitted before 11:59 p.m. CT on Monday, Aug. 24, through the online submission portal. There is a one-time $195 process and handling fee.

Winners will be announced and featured in the December issue of Workforce magazine.

For more information and to submit a nomination today, please visit


About Human Capital Media (HCM)

Through editorial content, events, research and awards programs, HCM is the leading voice for companies that care about their people. HCM is a publishing group dedicated to providing organizations with the tools and insights necessary for success. Brands include Chief Learning Officer and Workforce. For more information, visit

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