Modern Hire and Anthem Win Silver Brandon Hall Group HCM Excellence Award

  • The Award Recognizes Modern Hire’s Partnership With Anthem and Innovation in Science-Driven Hiring and Talent Acquisition

Modern Hire, the leading enterprise hiring platform for video interviewing and pre-hire assessments, announced that alongside Anthem, it won a coveted Brandon Hall Group Silver award for excellence in the Best Advance in Talent Acquisition Process category.

With Modern Hire’s ethical selection science and interviewing technology, Anthem revamped its talent acquisition process to create an innovative, candidate-friendly experience to improve the hiring process for client-facing roles. By working with Modern Hire to analyze its data, create custom, job-relevant assessments and leverage on-demand video interviewing technology, Anthem significantly reduced turnover, improved employee performance and enhanced recruiter efficiency.

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“At Modern Hire, our goal is to create an efficient, effective, transparent and fair hiring process for enterprises and their candidates,” said Karin Borchert, CEO at Modern Hire. “This award is further evidence of our continued advancement toward that goal. We’re proud of our work with Anthem and thrilled to be recognized by Brandon Hall Group together through this prestigious award.”

Entries were evaluated by a panel of veteran, independent senior industry experts, Brandon Hall Group analysts and executives based upon these criteria: fit the need, design of the program, functionality, innovation and overall measurable benefits.

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“Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards in 2021 provide much-needed and well deserved recognition to organizations that went above and beyond to support their stakeholders during the unprecedented disruption of the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Brandon Hall Group COO and leader of the HCM Excellence Awards Program Rachel Cooke. “The awards provide validation of best practices in all areas of HCM at a time when they have never been more important to employers, employees and customers.”


This marks Modern Hire’s second Brandon Hall Group Excellence award in two years. In 2020, Modern Hire and Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian were recognized as a Silver winner in the Best Candidate Experience category.

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