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About SilkRoad

SilkRoad is a provider of cloud-based social talent management solutions that develop employees who drive business performance and agility. The company's cloud-based social talent management software nurtures the employee experience from recruiting and onboarding, through learning and career development; encompassing all employee milestones from pre-hire to retire.

SilkRoad Headquarter Location

100 S Wacker Dr. Suite 425

Chicago, Illinois, 60606,

United States


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SilkRoad Technology Advances In Fosway 9-Grid For Talent & People Success

Nov 12, 2021

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SilkRoad Technology, a global software and services platform that helps organizations attract, retain and align people to its business, today announced its recognition as a Core Challenger in the 2021 Fosway 9-Grid™ for Talent & People Success . This advancement acknowledges SilkRoad Technology for enabling clients to identify roles critical to the business and reskilling, upskilling and onboarding talent to new roles with agility as business requirements change. SilkRoad Technology’s Talent Management solutions maximise talent investments through tailored learning and development experiences across the entirety of the employee lifecycle. Its solutions transform the employee experience by going beyond traditional approaches and providing personalized experiences to drive engagement and retention. “Successfully onboarding and reboarding employees post-pandemic is a key priority for companies and more critical than ever to organizational success,” said David Wilson, CEO at Fosway Group. “This was already a key strength area of SilkRoad Technology, which also continues to innovate its suite across the wider talent lifecycle, from recruiting to learning and performance.” “We are pleased to be recognised by Fosway for our current Talent Management capabilities as well as our vision for the future. In the midst of what’s being termed the ‘Great Resignation,’ organizations are being pressed to enhance their employee experience and engagement strategies to retain their most critical asset – their talent. We continue to invest in providing an enterprise view of business needs, empowering organisations to align, train and enable talent to drive employee lifetime value and contribution with agility and precision,” said Colin Larter , Senior Director, SilkRoad EMEA. The Fosway 9-Grid™ is a five-dimensional market analysis model that helps organisations understand the relative position of solutions and providers in the learning and talent systems market. The 9-Grid™ reflects Fosway Group’s independent research in the HR, talent and learning market throughout the past 20 years. It draws on the insight and experience of its Corporate Research Network. The Corporate Research Network is a group of HR and learning professionals representing more than 250 of Europe’s leading companies. About Fosway Fosway Group is Europe’s #1 HR Industry Analyst. The Fosway 9-Grid provides a unique assessment of the principal learning and talent supply options available to organisations in EMEA. The 9-Grids help European buyers demystify supplier decisions for next gen HR, Talent and Learning. Fosway Group has provided independent expert advice to corporate clients for over 20 years. Visit the Fosway website at for more information on Fosway Group’s research and services. About SilkRoad Technology Since 2003, SilkRoad Technology’s software and services platform has helped our clients attract, retain and align people to their business. Our solutions start with Global Client Services to provide strategic HR and business expertise. SilkRoad then designs secure solutions tailored to your business requirements at scale for global companies. We deliver personalised experiences for employees to drive engagement across the employment lifecycle to enable measurable and improved business outcomes. For more information, visit , follow @SilkRoadTweets on Twitter or call 866.329.3363 (U.S. toll-free) or +1.312.574.3700. View source version on Copyright Business Wire 2021

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