HRdownloads Named One of the 5-star Learning and Development Providers for 2022

January 23, 2023

London, ON (January 23, 2023)HRdownloads Inc., the company behind HRdrive, the most complete and connected HR solution in Canada, announced today that it has been named one of the 5-star Learning and Development providers for 2022 through the Canadian HR Reporter.

“We are thrilled to receive this award,” said Neil Poutney, President of HRdownloads. “A few years ago, we made an internal commitment to make the best and most engaging online employee training programs in the world, and to achieve this, we invested millions of dollars in top talent and development costs. Today, we are proud to empower our clients with a choice between experiencing traditional training courses or fully immersive courses that take the learner on experiential journeys reinforced with fun characters and relatable stories and scenarios, all from the comfort of their computer or tablet. Receiving this honour reaffirms the incredible work of our teams, and that we are succeeding at creating training content that employees love.”

HRdownloads isn’t new to receiving 5-star recognition from the Canadian HR Reporter. In 2021, they received three distinct awards for HR Consultants, Compensation, and Learning and Development, and just recently were awarded the 5-star HR Software and Technology award. Each award is granted based on recommendations made by HR professionals coast to coast.


About HRdownloads®

HRdownloads® is built on the belief that HR is essential to the growth of any organization. Since 2008, we have supported thousands of Canadian businesses by making it faster and easier to accomplish their HR tasks. With award-winning HR technology, industry-specific HR content, and world-class HR support, we are everything HR, all in one place. Our vision is to engage employees and empower leaders to love what they do by offering the most complete and connected HR solution in Canada. HRdownloads® is an end-to-end solution that was built with intention, offering clients a fully customizable and secure platform, full of legislative, industry-specific, and HR best practice content that is supported by seasoned HR professionals who are available to offer immediate advice and guidance on all things HR. HRdownloads is trusted and backed by Canadian leaders like Manulife, Tim Hortons, Royal LePage, BGC Canada, Pillar Nonprofit Network, and YMCA. Proudly Canadian for Canadian business, we are your one-stop partner to support all your HR needs. To find out more, visit or follow @hrdownloads on social media.


About Canadian HR Reporter

Since 1987, Canadian HR Reporter has served as Canada’s indispensable guide to human resources management. Originally a print publication, we are now fully online, providing the latest news and information on trends and issues, along with expert advice and insights from HR practitioners and industry experts through in-depth interviews. Our journalists deliver in-depth, HR-related news coverage from Canada and around the world, covering a variety of topics, such as employment law, recruitment, mental health, diversity, performance management, and employee engagement.


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