CALGARY, Alberta--(BUSINESS WIRE)--David Aplin Group is thrilled to be the lucky recipients of four awards so far this year. These award wins highlight the calibre of Aplin’s management abilities and industry-recognized best practices as well as providing quality customer service.
“It's been a whirlwind first quarter at Aplin, and I couldn't be more proud of my entire team and their outstanding accomplishments so far this year,” says Jeff Aplin, President at David Aplin Group. “It’s pushing us to continue striving for even more greatness yet to come.”
Aplin Becomes Platinum Member of Best Managed Program
Canada’s Best Managed Companies is the country’s leading business awards program, recognizing excellence in private Canadian-owned companies with revenues over $15 million. David Aplin Group proudly accepted the 2018 Best Managed award, successfully propelling the firm into Platinum status. Achieving Platinum Membership is the highest achievement awarded by the program, having won for the 7th consecutive year.
Achieving Platinum status pushes companies to continue to evolve and grow their businesses. The Best Managed designation is associated with quality, trust, and reliability. Gaining entrance into the program is extremely competitive, and David Aplin Group is truly honoured to be part of such a great group of Canadian businesses.
This year, Aplin is most excited about the application of new technologies to talent acquisition and staffing in general. “Our core business system is implementing AI (artificial intelligence) tools to apply to staffing, which is a first for Aplin. Essentially, it’s a better search engine, offering recruiters the ability to quickly and accurately search for potential applicants in real-time,” says Jeff Aplin.
Aplin Wins the FEX FEYA
The Family Enterprise of the Year Award (FEYA) is given annually by the Family Enterprise Xchange (FEX) to recognize, celebrate and promote the achievements of Canadian family businesses and the considerable contribution they make to both their local communities and our national economy. FEX provides business families and their advisors with a unique blend of shared wisdom and experience, and the world’s best, leading-edge thinking and knowledge.
“I’m so grateful for the FEYA from Family Enterprise Xchange. David Aplin Group is fortunate to have incredibly talented people from coast to coast who are passionate about making a positive impact on people’s lives. We are honored to be nominated along with the other amazing family businesses,” says Jeff Aplin.
David Aplin Group President, Jeff Aplin, currently sits as a board member of the Family Enterprise Xchange (FEX) serving as the Director, Calgary Chapter. Jeff also founded the FEX's Personal Advisory Group, providing the group's members with expert, objective and intimate advice in an atmosphere of mutual trust and support.
Aplin Wins 2 Business Builder Awards
The Business Builder Awards, (BBAs), presented by Nutrien, are all about celebrating the achievements and accomplishments of its peers. In total, 13 distinguished awards are presented in a variety of categories. David Aplin Group was honoured with 2 awards, for Pursuit of Excellence and Quality Management.
About David Aplin Group
David Aplin Group (www.aplin.com) is a private family and employee-owned Canadian recruiting firm founded in Alberta in 1975. We provide the strongest talent for every organization we help—from local entrepreneurs to Fortune 500’s. We work hard to give our customers deeply specialized, full-service recruiting and HR solutions whether temporary, contract, permanent or executive—all from one source.