HRPA ANNUAL CONFERENCE & TRADE SHOW #ACGAMES

The third Annual HRPA #ACGames mobile app contest for attendees will take place at the 2019 Annual Conference. This contest is based on a points based system where attendees will accumulate points before and during the three-day conference. The attendee who receives the highest total points in the game will win our Grand Prize, a $1000 shopping spree on Amazon.ca while the runners up will win prizes donated by our participating exhibitors.

CONTEST ENDS FRIDAY FEBRUARY 1, 2019 at 9:30AM.

Winners will be announced at the Jobillico Booth

Sponsored by Jobillico

AC Games Contest Rules

Grand Prize –$1000 Amazon.ca Gift Card

ADDITIONAL PRIZES DONATED BY EXHIBITORS:


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Brookstone True Wireless Ear Buds Retail Value:$130.00
Listen to your favourite music without the hassle of cords and wires with these personalized wireless ear buds.
 

Build an extraordinary Workplace. Applauz is a free-to-use software that helps you engage, recognize, and reward your best employees. Applauz was designed to make it quick and easy to start your customized recognition program today. There is no monthly fees or onboarding charges.

Nespresso VertuoLine with Aeroccino – Completely redesigned capsules and an innovative new brewing system, the Nespresso by Breville VertuoLine brews both
genuine drip-style coffee and espresso. Value $319

For nearly four decades, Avanti has been helping Canadian organizations solve complex people management challenges through a combination of state of the art technology, high touch professional service, and support excellence. Avanti provides an all-in-one cloud-based Human Capital Management Software-as-a-Service suite, which includes Recruiting & Onboarding, Payroll, Human Resources, Time & Attendance, and productivity tools. All of our talented employees and data reside in Canada. From hire to retire, we’ve got you covered. That’s why Canada’s top companies choose Avanti to manage their people in their pursuit of building better workplaces. Contact hello@avanti.ca to get in touch and learn more!

Gift card for $75 to the fast food chain – Five Guys Burgers and Fries

 

 

 
BDO is a leading provider of professional services to clients of all sizes in virtually all business sectors. Our team delivers a comprehensive range of assurance, accounting, tax, and advisory services, complemented by a deep industry knowledge gained from nearly 100 years working within local communities. As part of the international BDO network, we’re able to provide seamless and consistent cross-border services to clients with global needs.
Official Hockey Canada jersey. Value of the prize $200. You can also stop by booth #245 to play table hockey and enter a draw to win another official Hockey Canada jersey. Only one draw per person. Goals scored garners an additional ballot. No purchase necessary.

We believe that technology plays a key part in solving the problem of insightful HR management. Whether it’s recruitment, benefits, training, off boarding, or more, we’ve built a model that offers a Human Resources management solution using a Software as a Service (SaaS) model. We think that organizations are best served with a innovative solution that is completely flexible, and can be integrated with any vendors, carriers, or third party solutions!

A MOBILE first, Human Capital Management solution.
EmPOWERing your organization and your people.

$150 Visa Gift card


Bright Immigration is a full-service recruitment and immigration consulting firm that sources highly-qualified international workers for Canadian companies experiencing local labour shortages. Bright’s consultative approach offers a complete life-cycle recruiting and immigration strategy aligned with business goals, to deliver an attractive ROI to our clients.
$75 Pre-paid Visa

85% of Job Candidates Lie – Britton Management Profiles Reveals the Real Candidate. Experts at uncovering the full facts during a reference check, BMP offers a wide range of pre-employment checks – from criminal, credit, fingerprinting, social media and more. Specializing in white-glove service, we provide continuous feedback throughout the screening process.

As Canada’s first reference checking company, celebrating 45 years in business our profiles are unique. Our candidate screening is managed by one representative and not outsourced to call centers avoiding critical red flags falling through the cracks. Our clients make the right hiring decision the first time… with confidence!

$75 VISA GIft Card

Canada’s Wonderland is home to over 200 rides, shows and attractions including 17 roller coasters including the all new Yukon Striker – world’s fastest, longest and tallest dive Coaster, Leviathan, Canada’s longest wooden coaster – Mighty Canadian Minebuster, Canada’s first inverted coaster – Flight Deck, and everything in between.
Little thrill-seekers can also test their limits on smaller favourites including Taxi Jam, Ghoster Coaster and Silver Streak.
If you’re looking for adrenaline rush activities, look no further! With a diverse selection of roller coasters, Canada’s Wonderland has something for everyone to enjoy.

4 Single Day Regular Admission Passes to Canada’s Wonderland valid during 2019 Season.
Prize value: $240

Fancy suitcase – valued at $140.

The emerging awareness on the perils of sedentary lifestyle coupled with the musculoskeletal damage incurred by desk jockeys, CoreChair Founder and CEO, Patrick Harrison was inspired by the widespread prevalence of back pain, the negative effects of sedentary lifestyles and the trend towards exercise balls in the office. The amount of static sitting we do in a day contributes to obesity, disease, and back pain.

The design of the CoreChair optimizes sitting posture and encourages movement in all directions and to 14 degrees; enhancing joint mobilization of the hips, pelvis, and spine; increasing blood flow and circulation and calorie expenditure.

CoreChair, the Active Sitting, Ergonomic Office Chair
valued at $995

Crestcom helps you navigate the changing work landscape to identify and close gaps, streamline processes, reduce conflict and create a more engaging workplace. For over 30 years and with 1,000,000 managers and leaders, we’ve been providing the award-winning and accredited, Bullet Proof Manager curriculum in 64 countries. Forty-eight hours of training is purposefully spread over twelve consecutive months. During interactive sessions, your managers and leaders will explore proven business strategies, learn to overcome barriers and develop action plans for achieving measurable goals.

$250 Visa Card

CSI STARS believes small acts of recognition when multiplied by many people enhances culture and drives results.

The CSI STARS recognition team works with you to design years of service, wellness, safety, onboarding and performance programs and awards tailored to your goals and budget. Choose as many or few recognition programs as you are ready for and access from one central sign-on.

This year CSI STARS is celebrating 40 years of helping companies recognize their people. We have the global reward partnerships and expertise to create exciting programs for a multi-generational workforce. Let us help you cultivate a workforce that loves coming to work.

For more information or to book a demo, visit www.csistars.com or contact Jim Brown.

CSI STARS will donate $200 to the lucky winner’s charity, team or organization of choice.

Celebrating over 35 years in business, The Lawrie Insurance Group is a full-service, independently owned consulting firm with a staff of over 100 dedicated professionals providing and servicing a complete range of personal and corporate, employee benefits, financial services,  group retirement and  property/casualty insurance products. Our firm has become one of the largest and most trusted partner organizations and now ranks in the top 5% of insurance brokerages in Canada. The Lawrie Insurance Group is seen by our clients as a true extension of your HR teams.

 

$100 Amazon Gift Card

For over 20 years, DelSuites is the leading and largest corporate housing rental management company providing furnished temporary housing within the GTA, for stays of 30 nights or longer. Professionally decorated and properly maintained, these condominium residences feature top-of-the-line recreational facilities with extensive personalized convenient services.
At Your Service:
• Spacious Studio, 1, 2, 3 – Bedroom Furnished Condos and Townhomes
• 450+ Suites in Prime Locations throughout GTA
• Airport Transportation Services
• Weekly/Bi-Weekly Cleanings
• Pre-Arrival Grocery Service
• Fully–Equipped Kitchens
• En-Suite Washer/Dryer
• Wireless Internet, Telephone and Cable
• Suite and Building Orientations
• Exceptional Building Recreational Facilities
• Suite Inspections & Maintenance Program

$100 Pre-Paid Visa

Equifax is a trusted authority for delivering innovative solutions for the HR, payroll, and compliance needs of employers across North America. Our solutions are designed to enrich organizational performance and deliver cost savings.
Solutions available for Canadian employers include:
-Employment Verifications
-Record of Employment (ROE) Management
– Letter of Employment (LOE)
-Tax Slip Management
-Compliance Centre – New Hire Onboarding Portal
-Paperless Pay

Contact us today to learn more.
www.verificationexchange.ca and www.equifax.ca/workforcesolutions

$100 Visa Gift Card

Fitterfirst has been “Leading the World to Better Balance” with quality, innovative balance training gear and core stability fitness products since 1985. We encourage everyone, from children to working professionals to seniors, to practice Stability in daily living, to improve Agility at play and to enhance Mobility for life (S.A.M.).

The Active Office™ concept is the solution to the traditional sedentary 9 to 5 work day. Using products such as a VARIDESK helps to create a dynamic work environment where movement is encouraged work is transformed from a health liability into a health asset.

The Active Office Board, valued at $99.95.

Gowan Consulting offers employer support services to empower your employees in maximizing their productivity across Canada. Our network of Occupational Therapists work with the stakeholders in your organization to support employees with injury, illness or disability. We recognize the importance of enhancing people’s ability to be successful and productive in the world around them. Our services include: Psychological Health and Safety in the Workplace Strategy development, Mental Health and Ergonomic Prevention programs, stay at work and return to work programs, Accommodation assessments, Mental Health Reactivation and coaching programs for employees and managers. We also provide training on workplace HR issues such as violence and harassment, manager mental health, employee resiliency, return to work tools and building supportive teams.

Wellness Package including Gratitude Journal, Essential Oil Diffuser, Essential Oils, Stress Management Tools, Chocolate and wine and gift card
– Value of the prize $200
 

Governance Professionals of Canada mandate is to be the voice of governance professionals in Canada. Its members deal with all matters affecting corporate governance, from board and committee processes, management and structure, disclosure, stakeholder engagement, legal and corporate compliance, as well as issues crucial to boards, their accountability and oversight. As such, GPC strives to provide valuable and timely information on recent changes and developments which affect our members – in all industries and sectors (listed, private, public, crown, not for profit, etc).

Google Home is a voice-activated speaker powered by the Google Assistant. Ask it questions. Tell it to do things. It’s your own Google, always ready to help. Just start with, “Ok Google”. Google Home – $179.99


At Hum Law we believe employment law is the expression of our shared values of prosperity, respect and equal opportunity. The goal is to support productive workplaces that drive economic growth, and where safety, security and the dignity of the individual are protected The Hum Law firm is focused on workplace and employment law, professional regulation, human rights law, diversity issues, litigation and mediation. We practice in both Ontario and Quebec and offer legal services nationally  in English and French for employers and employees, plaintiffs and defendants.
InstantPot Sous Vide- Sold Out at most retailers, this is the essential cooking tool for the perfect steak.
Value: $100.00

 

 

 

 

The International Coach Federation (ICF) is the largest professional association of coaches in the world. ICF credential-coaches pursue and complete rigorous education and practice requirements that provide unquestioned legitimacy to their commitment to excellence in coaching. Through the collaborative and thought – provoking process of coaching, coaches deepen their learning about themselves, get empowered to maximize their potential and produce fulfilling results in their personal and professional lives. Coaching is used by organizations as a way to provide personal and professional development and support their leaders and teams in achieving organizational objectives.

$250 Amazon Gift Card

JungoHR is Canada’s first HR Hub of services, technology, and support for HR professionals designed to solve all HR pain, and streamline benefits. JungoHR’S industry leading HRIS, has multi-insurance carrier connectivity for companies with 20-50,000+ employees. Unlike other HR platforms on the market, JungoHR can be funded through your current benefits budget at no additional cost to you. JungoHR has carefully curated a web of partnerships designed to provide the expertise needed in any HR specialty. JungoHR has an entire team of experts dedicated to our clients and are ready to help you take back your time.

 

 

The kliic.com customizable assessment platform is a simple way to transform employee performance from ordinary to extraordinary.

Kliic.com is an easy-to-use Customizable Assessment Platform that allows clients to design, build, administer and report on performance-based behavioural assessments using client specific competencies, goals, organizational needs, and skill requirements.

The Kliic.com Platform:
• Identifies individual and organizational strengths and weaknesses
• Maximizes ROI by prioritizing corporate initiatives based on meaningful data
• Ensures complete user confidentiality
• Utilizes a client’s unique competency framework (including specific behavioural indicators and support actions)
• Generates multiple reports (individual, divisional, organizational)

Kliic.com’s revolutionary approach simplifies the process of getting real-time feedback!

$100 Amazon Gift Card

 

KMC Communication is a boutique marketing firm that specializes in all aspects of HR Communication: total rewards, total health, compensation, performance, group benefits and more. Our team brings extensive experience working with the world’s top HR consulting firms and has successfully introduced communication and change initiatives for hundreds of Canada’s largest employers. This HR experience, together with our agency-style creative marketing, means one thing—unique and targeted campaigns that deliver more for your HR investments… more communication, more value, more action and more success!

 

$250 Visa Gift Card for you to spend however you wish. It’s just one way we can help you get the most from your #ACGames investment and participation!

LineZero, the first Canadian Workplace by Facebook service partner, is your go-to Canadian partner for all things Workplace by Facebook. From design, to pilot, to implementation, LineZero’s expert staff can help organizations build the innovative and collaborative Workplace environment that your employees are looking for. And, we’re not just your go-to source for Workplace by Facebook help… we use it ourselves! Contact us to see a demo of Workplace by Facebook. We will show you exactly how you will be able to use it within your organization.

Amazon Echo (2nd Generation) and the Element Classic by Sengled Starter Kit
Value of the prize – $205
Maple is a telemedicine platform which allows Canadians to see a doctor online, in minutes: 24/7, anytime, anywhere. Patients can securely text or video chat with a Canadian licensed doctor for diagnosis, treatment and digital prescriptions. We help companies reduce absenteeism, improve employee engagement and facilitate a culture of health and wellness, giving employees tools to more proactively manage their health.  

 

McKinley Solutions – Innovative Learning, Improved Performance. Established in 2003, our core services focus on leadership development, team building, and organizational development. We read. We learn. We design. We teach. We coach, all for one single purpose – to help improve performance for you and for your workforce. And, we tailor it to your needs. Then we measure our work to ensure you and your teams receive the value you need to succeed. If you don’t measure performance, how can you improve? We are the perfect size to be your corporate learning partners as Canadian-based bilingual organization servicing small and medium size business as well national and international clients from our principal offices in Toronto, Montreal, Calgary and Halifax. More information about McKinley is available at McKinley Solutions.com.

 

Hand crafted charcutierie/ cheese boards made locally salvage timber in the GTA. Polished with food grade oil.

Board #1 – Black Walnut (26″)
Board #2 – Butternut (3.5′ – split into 3 boards, creating multiple serving options)
Board #3 – Rock Maple (18″)
Value: $275 (for all three boards)

Monster is a global online employment solution for people seeking jobs and the employers who need great people. We’ve been doing this for more than 20 years, and have expanded from our roots as a “job board” to a global provider of a full array of job seeking, career management, recruitment and talent management products and services. At the heart of our success and our future is innovation: We are changing the way people think about work, and we’re helping them actively improve their lives and their workforce performance with new technology, tools and practices.

$250 Amazon Gift Card

Payworks is a leading expert in the field of total workforce management solutions, providing cloud-based HR, Payroll, Employee Time and Absence Management to more than Canadian businesses of all sizes. The Payworks national service centre is located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and we have ten other offices across Canada. With more than 300 employees and still growing, we provide payroll services to more than 19,000 clients across Canada.

At Payworks, we are committed to integrity, trust, accountability, and to being a company where our employees are proud to work. Payworks has been a Canada’s Best Managed Companies winner since 2012, and is proud to be a Gold Standard winner in 2018.

Our prize is a Payworks branded Bluetooth speaker, $100 Itunes gift card, Adidas duffle bag, Payworks branded notebook and pen set, Payworks branded nail file, Payworks branded Sunglasses – Valued at $200

Platterz is an office catering platform curating food from top local restaurants and caterers, customized to feed diverse teams. From team lunches and snacks to happy hours and special events, Platterz is your company’s one-stop catering solution. The food-tech company has operations in major cities across North America, servicing thousands of offices looking to foster a happy, healthy work environment by providing teams with delicious, culture-boosting experiences. Platterz is serving up culture and bringing people together over food – because food loves company.

 

A surprise treat for an office happy hour from one of Toronto’s best restaurants/ caterers, customized for the winning team – value $200.

 

We help organizations inspire better performance. We’re the professional services arm of the world-renowned Second City comedy theater. We use the methods pioneered on our stages to create events, content, and professional development programs that drive personal growth and organizational improvement.

6 Second City Show Tickets! Value: $200

Shift Coaching is a leadership development and corporate coaching company. Our expertise is rooted in over 15 years of designing custom coaching and leadership solutions for organizations confronting a need to adapt, change, and grow. Shift Coaching provides you and your team the tools, feedback, and processes to transform organization cultures. Our job is to help you, your team, and your organization find better ways to move through a rapidly changing world. We do that within the context of your business, corporate culture, and strategy.

Whether you’re in the public, not-for-profit, or private sector, Shift Coaching’s programs are tailored specifically for your organization. We offer a blend of one-on-one, group, team coaching solutions and a business coaching designation.

 

$225.00 VISA gift card

Be Found is the recruitment advertising division of Shout Media, a full service marketing agency on Lake Superior’s north shore. The Be Found team evaluates and improves clients’ current recruitment strategies by leveraging our expertise, partnerships, and ongoing research. It’s our goal to attract highly qualified candidates and turn them into successful applicants that take our clients’ business to the next level.

 

$200 Visa Gift Card

Sterling, Simply Safer. Sterling empowers organizations to make smarter, faster, and safer hiring decisions. We provide the most comprehensive and accurate background screening and monitoring for the evolving global workforce. Our 25,000+ clients trust us to create safer work environments and experiences. With 20 offices in nine countries and growing, Sterling conducts more than 100 million searches annually with a team of over 4,000+ employees

Amazon 2nd Generation Echo Smart Speaker with Alexa  in Charcoal Fabric – Value $99.99 USD

 

TELUS Employer Solutions (TES) is a leading provider of HR business process outsourcing and talent development solutions to the public and private sectors. With over a decade of established experience, TES delivers fully-integrated, end-to-end process and support services for HR, payroll, talent management, HR contact centre, human capital management software, and application management. As your trusted partner, we deliver the expertise and technology you need to amplify your focus on HR strategy, provide a superior yet cost-effective employee experience, and support your core business.

SONOS Wireless speaker – Value $230

 

Wellpoint was established in 2007 to meet the increased needs that employers had when it came to occupational health and safety and the importance of ensuring that they had access to the resources, processes and infrastructure that was needed to prevent and minimize injuries at work.

$250CND Gift Card towards a flavorful night out at The Keg (all locations included)

Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources. Founded in 2005, Workday delivers financial management, human capital management, and analytics applications designed for the world’s largest companies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Organizations ranging from medium-sized businesses to Fortune 50 and TSX 100 enterprises have selected Workday. Some of our customers include Air Canada, Bank of Montreal, Nordstrom, Walmart, AGF, BDO and many more!

$300 gift card from Nordstrom

Xref brings ease, security and value to the candidate referencing process. The online, automated solution delivers the data-driven candidate insights organizations need to make smart, confident hiring decisions. Its customer-centric platform and team enable the flexibility and scalability its global clients require to hire the best talent, quickly.

Founded in 2009, Xref is the product of a frustrated recruitment professional and an MBA-qualified technologist who teamed up to improve the efficiency, consistency and reliability of the reference checking process.

Maple Leafs Jersey – retail $200