cfactor Works Inc. and California Pizza Kitchen Jointly Win a Brandon Hall Group Gold Award for "Best Advance in Employee Engagement"

cfactor Works Inc. (cfactor), developer of the award-winning Vibe HCM system of engagement, today announced that jointly with California Pizza Kitchen (CPK) they have received the Gold Award in the Best Advance in Employee Engagement category from Brandon Hall Group. cfactor and CPK will be formally recognized at the Brandon Hall Group’s HCM Excellence Conference at PGA National Resort in Palm Beach Gardens, January 27-29, 2016.

“The high quality of work and commitment to driving business results among our award winners never fails to amaze me,” said Rachel Cooke, Chief Operating Officer of Brandon Hall Group and head of the awards program. “All of these winning programs deliver meaningful business results to their organizations. Winning an Excellence Award is a great honor, but the real winners are the organizations themselves and their customers and clients because of the innovation and customer focus they demonstrate.”

The award-winning entries were evaluated based on the following criteria:
– The engagement model and strategy aligned to the business need of the organizations
– The approach to assessing, managing, and improving engagement is effective and supports the organization and talent objectives
– The engagement program was effectively aligned with the organization’s talent management strategy and talent processes
– The engagement approach obtains measurable benefits and organizational outcomes
– Overall, the engagement approach had a positive impact for employees and the larger organization

Vibe HCM’s End-to-End solution helps to achieve CPK’s goal of providing a means to leverage and grow their already thriving corporate culture, encouraging deeper connections, connecting employees across all locations to personalized content and driving efficiencies by automating and streamlining HR processes.

To learn more about how Vibe HCM has helped support CPK’s Engagement Strategy goals, click here.

About cfactor Works (
cfactor’s Vibe HCM delivers a personalized, interactive HRMS, talent management and employee collaboration suite. Unlike typical HR systems, Vibe HCM is a dynamic hub of employee-focused processes, communications, connections and collaboration – driving efficiency while fostering engagement. As its name implies, Vibe HCM delivers personalized, highly branded experiences tailored to our customer’s culture, unique story.

About Brandon Hall Group (
Brandon Hall Group is a HCM research and advisory services firm that provides insights around key performance areas, including Learning and Development, Talent Management, Leadership Development, Talent Acquisition and Workforce Management.
With more than 10,000 clients globally and 20 years of delivering world-class research and advisory services, Brandon Hall Group is focused on developing research that drives performance in emerging and large organizations, and provides strategic insights for executives and practitioners responsible for growth and business results.