October 6, 2023

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Thrive Health named finalist in the category ‘Gamechanger - Diversity & Inclusion’ award at the 2023 Technology Impact Awards

Thrive Health is proud to announce they have been named a finalist in the category of ‘Gamechanger- Diversity & Inclusion’ at the BC Tech Association’s 30th Annual Technology Impact Awards (TIA Awards). This recognition highlights Thrive’s unwavering commitment to fostering a diverse and inclusive organization, and promoting these values in the technology sector. 

Thrive Health’s dedication to promoting diversity and inclusion is at the core of their mission, driving transformative change by building technology for a more equitable healthcare system. The company’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee empowers employees with initiatives aimed at removing bias and barriers within their organization, building inclusive teams and products, and cultivating a sense of belonging. These initiatives include workshops, training seminars and partnerships with advocacy groups  Internally, the committee has also introduced several policies, including allowing employees to re-allocate Thrive Health’s company-wide break at the end of December to other cultural holidays that they celebrate.

“We are honored and humbled to have been nominated for the ‘Gamechanger- Diversity & Inclusion’ award,” said Alec McCauley, CEO of Thrive Health. “This recognition is a testament to our DE&I Committee, and their commitment to fostering  diversity and inclusion both within our team, and with the broader technology community. Diversity fuels innovation, and this nomination inspires us as we work towards creating a more equitable future for the healthcare industry.”

Commemorating its 30th year, the Technology Impact Awards celebrate innovation, leadership and excellence in the BC technology community. Hosted by the BC Tech Association, this event brings together industry visionaries and innovators from across BC to recognize outstanding contributions to the technology ecosystem within the province and across Canada. 

Thrive Health offers their sincere gratitude to the BC Tech Association for this recognition and offers our heartfelt congratulations to CheckingIn for their well-deserved win. We look forward to continuing to advance diversity and inclusion within our team, our industry, and alongside our vast BC Tech community.  

To learn more about Thrive’s commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion, please watch the video below.