PeopleAdmin Wins Gold Stevie Award

PeopleAdmin Honored as Gold Stevie® Award Winner in 2023 American Business Awards®

PeopleAdmin’s HigherEd Cloud Noted as Critical Use of Technology to Move HigherEd Forward

Austin, TX– April 27,2023 – PeopleAdmin, the leading provider of solutions for higher education, today announced that their HigherEd Cloud was named the winner of a Gold Stevie® Award in the Post-Secondary Enterprise Solution category in the 21st Annual American Business Awards®.

The American Business Awards are the U.S.A.’s premier business awards program. More than 3,700 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories. PeopleAdmin’s HigherEd Cloud was nominated in the Emerging Technology Solution for Administrators category for education.

PeopleAdmin’s HigherEd Cloud is a full ecosystem of talent acquisition, human capital management, faculty, and student solutions. As colleges and universities tackle the unique challenges facing higher education, digitization and access to data insights are more important than ever to enable strategic decision-making in every corner of campus. The HigherEd Cloud is a flexible solution that boosts student success by helping faculty and staff be more effective, and by offering actionable insights to inform institutional strategy.

More than 230 professionals worldwide participated in the judging process to select this year’s Stevie Award winners. As one Stevie’s judge noted about PeopleAdmin’s submission,

“My favorite quote: ‘The [analytics] dashboard is crucial. PeopleAdmin can do in milliseconds what it takes us months to do.’ [Streamlining] work that takes months to seconds speaks for the impact the product is making. The testimonials… talk about how they keep rolling out new products within PeopleAdmin. It shows how much the product is loved and the ease of use that they talk about. Great work. Great use of technology to automate workflows and digitize [HigherEd].”

“I am proud of our team’s innovative work to solve the problems facing HigherEd institutions and leadership today,” said Rishi Rana, Executive Vice President of PeopleAdmin. “We are honored to accept this recognition of PeopleAdmin’s dedication to helping HigherEd teams be more effective and achieve their missions.”

For more information about PeopleAdmin’s HigherEd Cloud, explore solutions built specifically for colleges and universities. Details about The American Business Awards and the list of 2022 Stevie winners are available at


About PeopleAdmin

PeopleAdmin, a PowerSchool company, is a recognized leader in higher education solutions. Our multi-tenant SaaS-based solutions enable organizations to simplify their talent management process while utilizing industry-leading analytics. Our talent lifecycle solutions are specifically designed for higher education, and more than 840 institutions rely on PeopleAdmin. That’s why we’ve made it our mission to power the education ecosystem with unified technology that helps educators and students realize their potential, in their way.


About PowerSchool

PowerSchool (NYSE: PWSC) is the leading provider of cloud-based software for K-12 education in North America. Its mission is to power the education ecosystem with unified technology that helps educators and students realize their full potential, in their way. PowerSchool connects students, teachers, administrators, and parents, with the shared goal of improving student outcomes. From the office to the classroom to the home, it helps schools and districts efficiently manage state reporting and related compliance, special education, finance, human resources, talent, registration, attendance, funding, learning, instruction, grading, assessments and analytics in one unified platform. PowerSchool supports over 45 million students globally and more than 14,000 customers, including over 90 of the top 100 districts by student enrollment in the United States, and sells solutions in over 90 countries.


About the Stevie Awards

Stevie Awards are conferred in eight programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Middle East & North Africa Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards®, The International Business Awards®, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 12,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 70 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