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Ultimate Software Named Human Resources Director Magazine Readers Choice Award Winner

Date: September 26, 2017 10:00 AM EDT

Ultimate Software (Nasdaq: ULTI), a leading provider of human capital management (HCM) solutions in the cloud, announced today that Ultimate has been named a 2017 Human Resources Director Magazine Readers' Choice Award winner for Best Industry Service Provider for its cloud-based human capital management solutions. This fourth annual HR Awards honours the industry’s best as selected by a panel of industry experts.

“The HR Awards are one of the most prestigious industry awards we can receive, and we are honoured by the recognition,” said Scott Scherr, CEO, president, and founder of Ultimate. “We are especially gratified by this award because it represents the judgment of thousands of HR professionals who appreciate how Ultimate is the best in the industry at designing products and services that put people first. At Ultimate, we understand the importance of service, and make service a key component of our overall solution offering.”

Human Resources Director Magazine is the industry-leading quarterly publication for HR professionals, showcasing leadership and trends, and reporting insights into industry best practices from top Canadian and global organizations. The publication includes profiles of HR specialists, along with employment and labour law updates, and comprehensive features on pressing HR issues.

This year’s HR Awards included finalists in 20 categories that recognized attributes such as leadership, recruitment, and culture. The panel of judges chose winners from hundreds of nominations after receiving submissions from organizations and HR professionals across Canada.

“UltiPro’s People First approach to services means that customers work with a dedicated account manager, ensuring that a customer’s support questions are handled by someone with whom they have a relationship and who knows the customer’s account,” said Greg Swick, chief enterprise sales officer at Ultimate. “With UltiPro, companies can use one solution for their HCM, and record key compliance information for Canadian federal, provincial, and territorial governments. Our solution can handle the most complex payroll requirements with ease, including gross-to-net calculations, Employment Insurance premiums, and Quebec Parental Insurance Plan premiums. We are pleased that HR professionals have recognized how UltiPro’s suite of products and industry-leading customer service provide the resources they need to maximize business results.”

For more information and to view the complete list, visit www.hrmonline.ca/hr-general-news/winners-of-the-2017-hr-awards-revealed-230971.aspx

About Ultimate Software
Ultimate is a leading provider of cloud-based human capital management solutions, with more than 33 million people records in the cloud. Ultimate’s award-winning UltiPro delivers HR, payroll, talent, and time and labor management solutions that connect people with the information they need to work more effectively. Founded in 1990, Ultimate is headquartered in Weston, Florida, and employs approximately 3,950 professionals. In 2017, Ultimate ranked #7 on Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For list, its sixth consecutive year in the top 25; #7 on Forbes’ list of 100 Most Innovative Growth Companies; #2 on People’s 50 Companies That Care list; and the National Customer Service Association named Ultimate Service Organization of the Year in the Large-Business category. Ultimate has more than 3,700 customers with employees in 160 countries, including Bloomin’ Brands, Culligan International, Feeding America, Major League Baseball, Red Roof Inn, SUBWAY, Texas Roadhouse, and Yamaha Corporation of America. More information on Ultimate’s products and services for people management can be found at www.ultimatesoftware.com.

UltiPro is a registered trademark of The Ultimate Software Group, Inc. All other trademarks referenced are the property of their respective owners.

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Contact Information:

Darlene Marcroft, Vice President of PR and Communications at Ultimate Software
phone: 954-331-7444; email: [email protected]

For sales information, phone: 800-432-1729; website: www.ultimatesoftware.com

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