TIBCO Executive Wins Second Stevie® Award for Female Executive of the Year

TIBCO’s SVP of Global Human Resources, Michele Haddad, Recognized for Focus on Workplace Diversity and Employee Development

Palo Alto, Calif.


21 November, 2017


TIBCO Software Inc., a global leader in integration, API management, and analytics, today announced Michele Haddad, senior vice president of Global Human Resources, was named winner of a Stevie® Award for Female Executive of the Year: Business Services in the 14th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business. This is the second consecutive year Michele was honored with a Stevie Award, a testament to her continued commitment to advocating for TIBCO employees by creating successful HR programs.

“Michele is a creative leader who has not only spearheaded innovative global HR programs, but has been a key contributor to the overall strategy and success of our business,” said Murray D. Rode, chief executive officer, TIBCO. “We’re proud to see Michele recognized again with this well-deserved award."

Under Michele’s leadership, TIBCO’s HR team continues to evolve from a more traditional, policy-driven organization to a customer- and business-focused team, supporting a workforce of more than 3,500 employees in 29 countries worldwide. Michele has invested in learning and career development to leverage employee input on core values and development needs. She also advocates for diversity at TIBCO through sponsorships of Women Who Code, App Camp for Girls, Grace Hopper, Code.Org, and involvement in various coding camps for underprivileged middle and high school students.

“The judges were so impressed with the accomplishments of all of the Stevie Award-winning women and organizations, including those of TIBCO’s Michele Haddad. The 2017 Stevie Awards for Women in Business received a record number of nominations and had a record number of ceremony attendees,” said Michael Gallagher, founder and president of the Stevie Awards. “We congratulate all of this year’s Grand, Gold, Silver, and Bronze Stevie Award winners for their achievements.”

The Stevie Awards for Women in Business are the world’s top honors for female entrepreneurs, executives, employees, and the organizations they run. All individuals and organizations worldwide are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and nonprofit, large and small. The awards received entries from 25 nations and territories.

More than 1,500 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in more than 90 categories, including Entrepreneur of the Year, Executive of the Year, Company of the Year, Startup of the Year, Women Helping Women, and Women Run Workplace of the Year, among others.

Details about the Stevie Awards for Women in Business and the list of Stevie Award winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/Women.

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About the Stevie Awards

Stevie Awards are conferred in seven programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 10,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 60 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at www.StevieAwards.com.


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Lloyd Berry

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