Workopolis presents first iCIMS and Applify customer event in Canada

Leading Canadian Career Site hosts iCIMS and Applify event in Toronto, giving recruiters and HR professionals a first-hand look at leading talent acquisition and programmatic ad technologies.

(Toronto, September 29th, 2016) – Workopolis, Canada’s leading career site and HR technology provider, will host the first ever iCIMS and Applify customer event in Canada on September 29th at Airship 37 in Toronto. Featuring Appcast founder Chris Forman, winner of the 2016 RESI Award for Business Leader Innovator of the Year, the event explores the impact marketing techniques and technologies are having on talent acquisition.

Attendees will see a data-driven review of best practices, live demonstrations of iCIMS’ products and features, and an overview of Applify, the Canadian brand name for Appcast, an award-winning job advertising platform that promotes open positions across a network of more than 125 career and consumer sites.

“There’s been a revolution in recruitment in the last few years, with HR professionals using marketing practices, talent acquisition and job ad software to get around common recruitment roadblocks,” said Andrea Ziegler, president of Workopolis. “We’re very proud to be hosting this event, which gives recruiters a first-hand look at some of these techniques and technologies, and what they mean for the future.”

Divided into separate morning (“The Recruitment Revolution”) and afternoon sessions (“Talent Acquisition Unified”), the event also features iCIMS’ Andrew Sell, Principal, Strategic Partners; and Tyler Bisbee, Senior Business System Analyst. In addition, members of the iCIMS Labs group will be on hand to provide an in-depth look at how the iCIMS Talent Acquisition Platform can decrease time-to-fill, improve quality of hire, decrease cost-to-fill, and more.

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About Workopolis

Workopolis is Canada’s leading career site for job seekers and a leader in HR technology solutions for employers. Since 2000, the company has helped connect employers and candidates through exclusive partnerships and community sites, social networking, and mobile optimization.

Canadian owned and operated, Workopolis is an equal partnership between Toronto Star Newspapers Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Torstar Corporation, and Square Victoria Digital Properties Inc., a wholly owned sub subsidiary of Power Corporation of Canada. The company is headquartered in Toronto, with additional offices in eight Canadian cities, including Montreal, Ottawa, Calgary and Vancouver.

About iCIMS, Inc.:

iCIMS is a leading provider of innovative Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) talent acquisition solutions that help businesses win the war for top talent. Scalable, easy to use, and backed by award-winning customer service, iCIMS enables organizations to manage their entire talent acquisition lifecycle from building talent pools, to recruiting, to onboarding, all within a single cloud-based platform that is connected to the largest partner ecosystem of HR technologies in the industry.

Supporting more than 3,200 contracted customers, iCIMS is one of the largest and fastest-growing talent acquisition solution providers.

About Applify

The Canadian market name for Appcast, Applify is a revolutionary new job advertising platform that allows employers to promote their open positions across a network of more than 125 career and consumer sites. Using a cost-effective ‘pay-per-applicant’ payment model, Applify provides engaged, qualified candidates –without additional software or tools to manage. Appcast was awarded the 2016 RESI Award for Most Innovative Enterprise Solution.

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