At BlueShore Financial we are constantly innovating, connecting and improving to deliver exceptional client and employee experiences. As a result, we have grown to become an award winning organization, garnering both local and national attention for our progressive practices. Here are a few examples of our recent accolades.
50 Best Small and Medium Employers in Canada
As a Best Small and Medium Employer in Canada for six consecutive years (2012-2017), we believe that our deeply rooted values and culture of openness, empowerment, trust and passion are key factors to our success. Our values unite our organization and are our guiding compass.
Becoming a Best Small and Medium Employer is a detailed and competitive process. The national awards program by Aon recognizes top employers with 50-399 employees who demonstrate outstanding people practices and high employee engagement.
Canadian HR Award
BlueShore Financial was awarded the Banyan Work Health Solutions Award for Best Change Management Strategy in the 2014 Canadian HR Awards. This national award recognized our program to engage employees in the introduction of our new operating name in 2013.
Canada's 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures™
Waterstone Human Capital named BlueShore Financial one of "Canada's 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures™" in 2011 (regional winner), in 2012 (national winner), and in 2015 (national winner). The national program recognizes top Canadian organizations for having a culture that has helped them enhance performance and sustain a competitive advantage.
Our feeling of shared mission, shared meaning and shared ownership of our business outcomes creates our strong culture which results in an exceptional experience for our employees and clients. As a national winner we are eligible to apply again in 2018.
Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ in Canada
In recognition of BlueShore Financial's leadership and innovation in engaging its workplace, we were named one of the Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ in Canada. Winners are judged on eight criteria: communication, leadership, culture, rewards and recognition, professional and personal growth, accountability and performance, vision and values and corporate social responsibility.
CFO of the Year
BlueShore Financial CFO, Bill Keen, was named Business in Vancouver's BC CFO of the Year 2012 in the Large, Publicly Accountable Companies category. The award recognizes CFOs who demonstrate exceptional leadership in finance, contribution to strategic decision-making and growth, a commitment to sound ethics and reporting, and contributions to sustainability and community initiatives.
Achievement in Marketing Excellence Awards
Year after year our organization is recognized by the Marketing Association for Credit Unions during their annual Achievement in Marketing Excellence Awards (AIME) gala. The AIMEs are a symbol of marketing excellence within the Canadian credit union system and recognize the best and brightest achievements in marketing, advertising and communications. Most recently, BlueShore Financial received AIMEs for its responsive design website and e-signage.
Aptean Pivotal CRM Impact Award
For two consecutive years (2012, 2013) BlueShore Financial was awarded the CRM Impact Award for "Best Application of Service", recognizing our innovative use of our Customer Relationship Management (CRM) tool. CRM enables us to seamlessly support the client experience across all touch points – in person, by phone and by email.