BirdDogHR Selected as SIIA CODiE Award Finalist

DES MOINES, Iowa – April 7, 2016 – BirdDogHR™, the leader in talent management solutions for the construction, engineering and skilled trades industries, today announced that the company’s BirdDogHR Talent Management System was named a finalist for the 2016 SIIA CODiE Awards in the Best Human Capital or Talent Management Solution category.

The CODiE Awards remains the only peer-recognized awards program in content, education and software industries. The Best Human Capital or Talent Management Solution category recognizes the best solution that automates any aspect of human resources management and talent acquisition, including HRIS, benefits administration, recruiting candidates, payroll and performance appraisals. The BirdDogHR Talent Management System was honored as one of 215 finalists across the 62 business technology categories.

“I am amazed by the level of innovation and creativity of the products that have been selected as this year’s CODiE Award finalists. We are happy to recognize them for their great contributions and impact they are making on the software, content and business technology industries,” said Ken Wasch, President of SIIA.

“It is a privilege to be recognized by the SIIA CODiE Awards,” said Todd Skokan, president and CEO of BirdDogHR. “In just 12 months BirdDogHR rolled out the complete talent management system, unified the user interface and made it responsive. As a result, the BirdDogHR Talent Management System is getting the attention of HR leaders within the core verticals that we serve and beyond. I am so proud of the BirdDogHR team and look forward to the continued product momentum,” said Skokan.

The BirdDogHR Talent Management System automates, simplifies and streamlines workforce processes including recruiting, onboarding, performance management, learning and succession planning. Recruiting top talent is easy with a simple apply process and enhanced job distribution. Onboarding automates manual paperwork and gets employees on the job faster. Performance management, supported by learning opportunities, improves employee engagement. Finally, succession planning prepares employees for growth opportunities that keep them invested in the company. From start to finish the system is integrated, full featured and mobile-friendly.

About the SIIA CODiE™ Awards

The SIIA CODiE Awards is the only peer-reviewed program to showcase business and education technology’s finest products and services. Since 1986, thousands of products, services and solutions have been recognized for achieving excellence. For more information, visit

About BirdDogHR

BirdDogHR™ offers comprehensive talent management software and managed services — everything you need to guide the entire employee lifecycle. The cloud-based talent management system is straightforward and easy to use, so you can safely focus on implementing strategy — not learning new software or worrying it won’t keep up with changing regulations. Managed services operate as an extension of your HR department and deliver the expertise and focus you need. Organizations can see ROI in effective growth management, bottom line results and compliance peace of mind. BirdDogHR specializes in high-consequence and government contracting industries because they have unique needs. Companies from other industries can use the BirdDogHR talent management solution — and they do — but the solution is built with the most rigorous compliance needs in mind. Visit us online at