AwardCo Review 2021: Alternatives, Pricing, Features

Phil Strazzulla, HR Tech Expert
April 2, 2021

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They simplify the recognition process thanks to their Amazon Business integration which gives them access to a huge number of potential employee rewards.

What's Inside

AwardCo Review

AwardCo has teamed up with Amazon in this space, meaning that your employees have access to redeeming their rewards for any product listed on Amazon.   We also like that they do a lot to communicate the value to your managers to ensure a successful launch.

AwardCo Customers

Hertz, Zillow, Texas Roadhouse

AwardCo Stats

  • Fastest Growing Rewards & Recognition Platform in America according to the Inc. 5000 list.
  • No markups whatsoever

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Key AwardCo Features

  • Spot Recognition
  • Social Feed
  • Budget Manager
  • Reporting & Dashboards
  • Bulk Recognition
  • Birthday Automation
  • Onboarding Programs

AwardCo Implementation

According to their sales page, implementing Awardco will take 4-6 weeks. Times will vary depending on the state of your recognition program and how much people it’s going to serve.

AwardCo Customer Success

  • Dedicated customer succes team
  • User Support FAQ 
  • They constantly publish content on best practices to increase the internal adoption of recognition programs 
  • Their personal support is handled through Zendesk.

AwardCo Key Integrations

  • Okta
  • Slack (currently the only business communication platform they integrate with) 
  • Compatible with all HRIS systems, mostly though an API or SFTP method
  • Only supports SAML 2
  • SSO is an option

What to be aware of

Awardco also provides services like consulting on recognition programs. For those, they would usually set you up with an account representative.

AwardCo Pricing

Custom pricing available upon request

AwardCo Alternatives

Assembly

Great Employee Recognition Software For Smaller Companies

Bucketlist

Interesting rewards selection

Reward Gateway

Also leading employee engagement vendor

Kazoo

Great for companies that want engagement and performance

Bonusly

Best rewards platform for peer to peer recognition

Motivosity

Best recognition software with employee engagement

Blueboard

A free recognition software offering

Kudos

Great for matching company values to rewards

Snappy

Best rewards for easy setup

Preciate

Recognition tied to core values

Guusto

Free employee recognition program

AwardCo

Most selection of employee rewards

Gifted

Great self serve recognition platform

Workvivo

Enterprise Social Network