MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA – November 14, 2008 – Integrated Talent Management solutions provider, PageUp People, announced the winners of the 2008 PageUp People awards at the Grand Hyatt in Melbourne on Wednesday evening.

The gala dinner and awards ceremony, held at the conclusion of the PageUp People inaugural client conference, recognised clients and partners in areas of excellence.

Among the winners of the 2008 PageUp People Awards were Salesforce for Most Creative Sourcing Strategy, NAB Graduate Management Team for Most Effective Candidate Relationship Management Program, Glenda Smith from Melbourne Water for the Most Super SuperUser Award, Thiess for Most Attractive Employer Brand, Coles for Most Innovative Career Website and Just Group for Most Successful Talent Management Strategy, whilst Hudson was awarded the Client’s Choice Award for Best PageUp People Partner Organisation.

PageUp People CEO, Karen Cariss, commented that acknowledging clients achievements across talent management was a fitting way to conclude the client conference.

“After a solid day at the Talent2020 inaugural client conference where clients and experts shared experiences and predicted future trends of talent management, it was fitting to award those clients who are leading the way and already adopting some of the new generation practices and strategies.”

Finalists for the 2008 PageUp People Awards were nominated by clients and later shortlisted by the PageUp People judging panel.