The Hire Lab, the global recruitment technology solution transforming hiring by enabling employers offer a personalised candidate experience whilst reducing the costs of their hiring process, has been announced as one of the finalists of ‘Emerging Digital Technology Company of the Year’ in the prestigious Technology Ireland Industry Awards 2018 alongside Corrata, ProVision CameraMatics, ThinScale Technology and Payslip.

The IBEC Technology Ireland Industry Awards was established to celebrate companies who have achieved exceptional success, developed innovative technologies and partnerships & achieved significant sales results over the past year.

Now in its 26th year, the annual flagship event has gained an exceptional reputation as one of the most coveted Award ceremonies within the technology sector both in Ireland and overseas, with over 500 leading influencers and decision makers in the digital & software technology sector in attendance.

The Hire Lab is one of five technology companies to have been shortlisted for the award in the ‘Emerging Digital Technology Company of the Year’ category. Finalists for this award include CorrataProVision CameraMaticsPayslip and ThinScale Technology.

Commenting on the nomination, CEO Maurice Buckley said ‘Over the past few years, our team has really focused on building a world-class product and working alongside our clients to deliver solutions for their recruitment needs. We’re thrilled to be nominated and to be considered amongst such great Irish companies.’

Finalists are selected following a rigorous judging process undertaken by an independent panel of judges, composed of CEOs and founders of successful Irish software and digital technology companies.

Overall, there are eight categories including awards for emerging digital technology company, international growth, digital technologies services project, technology innovation, excellence in talent development, and outstanding academic achievement of the year.

This year 37 finalists have been chosen under the eight categories. Finalists include Aspire TechnologyFinancial Risk SolutionsDruid SoftwareCWSIDELL EMC IrelandVodafone IrelandeShopWorldSIRO and WP Engine.

The winners of the Technology Ireland Industry Awards will be announced at the awards ceremony on Friday 23rd of November at the Mansion house, Dublin.

For more information on the awards visit the Technology Ireland website.