San Francisco and Toronto, September 23, 2011: Achievers (formerly I Love Rewards), the fastest growing employee global rewards and Social Recognition solution, announced today the launch of Molina Healthcare’s Above the Branches employee recognition program to 5,000 employees across the U.S.

“Molina is a forward-thinking organization that understands the immeasurable power of a culture of engagement,” said Razor Suleman, CEO and Founder, Achievers. “We’re excited to partner with Molina to implement a program that will inspire and engage their workforce and promote the organization’s mission to provide great healthcare to families across the country.”

Molina partnered with Achievers in order to reward outstanding customer service by celebrating and recognizing employees’ daily performance. Above the Branches enables Molina employees to recognize each other for demonstrating commitment to Molina Healthcare’s mission and core values. The program launched to great success, with 2,500 recognitions in the first 10 days.

Achievers’ all-inclusive features include peer recognition, Social Recognition, on-demand reporting and analytics, dashboards, top-down recognition, newsfeed, leader boards, program launch training, unlimited features included in monthly releases, marketing communication materials and much more.

“We’re thrilled to have successfully launched our Above the Branches program through our partnership with Achievers,” said Gloria Hays, Vice President of People Strategy for Molina Healthcare. “As our company continues to grow, we want to make every effort to recognize employees for embracing the Molina values and going above and beyond the call of duty.”

Above the Branches is designed to drive Molina’s corporate objectives and core values by engaging employees through timely and meaningful performance-based recognition. Points are awarded for demonstrating the company values. Those points can be redeemed for meaningful rewards including Apple products, Visa cards and Expedia travel.

About Achievers:

Achievers (formerly I Love Rewards) is passionate about employee rewards and Social Recognition. Our software helps engage employees and inspire performance globally. Achievers’ customers include Deloitte, ConAgra Foods and Microsoft. Check us out on the web

About Molina Healthcare:

Molina Healthcare, Inc. provides quality and cost-effective Medicaid-related solutions to meet the health care needs of low-income families and individuals and to assist state agencies in their administration of the Medicaid program. Our licensed health plans in California, Florida, Michigan, Missouri, New Mexico, Ohio, Texas, Utah, Washington, and Wisconsin currently serve more than 1.6 million members, and our subsidiary, Molina Medicaid Solutions, provides business processing and information technology administrative services to Medicaid agencies in Idaho, Louisiana, Maine, New Jersey, and West Virginia, and drug rebate administration services in Florida. More information about Molina Healthcare is available at

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