STORM shortlisted as Regional Finalist for MIT Inclusive Innovation Challenge 2018

July 23, 2018

MIT IIC Asia Finalists STORM


In a continuation of STORM’s successes in different areas, STORM successfully gets shortlisted as one of the 12 MIT IIC Asia Finalists who will compete to be the Regional Winner in the Regional Celebration in Bangkok, Thailand on August 24, 2018.


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STORM Launches ALLCARE

April 19, 2018

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For over a decade now since starting the company in my living room, STORM has been at the forefront of benefits evolution, improving the way companies have been rewarding their employees using technology as a powerful enabler.


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Workplace should be agile; STORM Tech People Operations Head on managing employees

April 04, 2018

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Angeli Recella of STORM Technologies talks about scaling and the truth about millennials in the workplace.


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HR tech firm STORM to compete at APAC 2018 TOP 100

March 19, 2018

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Manila, Philippines — STORM Technologies (STORM), the leading benefits technology firm in the Philippines, will represent the country at the Echelon Asia Summit in Singapore after being named Judges’ Choice at the recently concluded Echelon TOP 100 Philippine Qualifiers. This recognition follows STORM’s win during the Slingshot ASEAN Summit last year where the HR tech firm will go on to compete at a global startup competition.


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STORM holds exclusive forum on latest trends in flexible benefits

March 06, 2018


STORM Technologies (STORM), the leading benefits technology firm in the Philippines, recently reported that 53% of employees attribute their company’s flexible benefits design as one of the reasons they decided to work there, while 48% report it as one of the reasons they stay. The data is from the latest Flexible Benefits Trend Report, an annual survey highlighting key insights obtained from companies implementing a flexible benefits program through the STORM Flex platform…


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Local start up STORM wants to be a ‘unicorn’

February 06, 2018

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RAISING a unicorn, or a startup with a US$1 billion valuation, is every entrepreneur’s dream.

STORM Technologies, an award winning human resources (HR) start up wants to be a unicorn. It will have that opportunity now, after it won late last year, the top prize in the first Philippine regional Startup World Cup competition, a highlight of the Slingshot ASEAN: Startup and Innovation Summit.


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Perfect STORM

January 26, 2018

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That Peter Cauton, co-founder and CEO of STORM Technologies gave his human resources (HR) software development company such a name seems like a testament to his personal and entrepreneurial journey—he has, after all, weathered some of his worst storms in order to see through the success of his business venture.


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STORM selected into Endeavor global entrepreneur network

December 18, 2017

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STORM Technologies Founder and CEO Peter Cauton has been selected into Endeavor’s Global Entrepreneur Network, alongside 35 other high-impact entrepreneurs from 12 countries during the 76th International Selection Panel (ISP).


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Rebisco empowers employees with STORM Flex

November 24, 2017


Leading snack food manufacturer Republic Biscuit Corporation (Rebisco) has partnered with STORM Technologies to provide an innovative benefits solution for its employees…


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HR tech firm STORM is the Philippine representative to the Startup World Cup (Sunstar Manila)

November 03, 2017

HR tech firm STORM is the Philippine representative to the Startup World Cup


LEADING benefits technology firm STORM Technologies will represent the Philippines in the Startup World Cup 2018 after winning in a regional competition at Slingshot ASEAN: Startup and Innovation Summit. The event was organized by the Department of Trade and Industry…


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Startups, investors meet at the ASEAN Slingshot (Rappler)

October 27, 2017


MANILA, Philippines – Startup founders were given the rare opportunity to meet angel investors and industry experts from across the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) region and its partner states at the Philippine International Convention Center, Manila last Friday, October 20…


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STORM Technologies snatched the first Startup World Cup regional title to represent the Philippines in the global tech stage (Adobo Magazine)

October 26, 2017

HR tech firm STORM is the Philippine representative to the Startup World Cup


MANILA — Fenox Venture Capital successfully staged its first Startup World Cup (SWC) Philippines Regional event last Friday, October 20th, 2017 at the Philippine International Convention Center. The regional event co-organized by Ignite with TechShake and dentsu X, was in a partnership with Slingshot ASEAN, supported by Brainspark, and sponsored by…


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Philippines: STORM advances in Startup​ ​World​ ​Cup; FrontLearners wins ASEAN award (Deal Street Asia)

October 23, 2017

HR tech firm STORM is the Philippine representative to the Startup World Cup


Human resource benefits tech firm STORM Technologies will represent the Philippines in the Startup World Cup 2018 after winning the regional competition at the Slingshot ASEAN Startup and Innovation Summit organized by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) in Pasay City…


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HR​ ​tech​ ​firm​ ​STORM​ ​is​ ​the​ ​Philippine​ ​representative​ ​to​ ​the​ ​Startup​ ​World​ ​Cup

October 20, 2017

HR tech firm STORM is the Philippine representative to the Startup World Cup


Manila,​ ​Philippines​ — Leading benefits technology firm STORM​ ​Technologies​ will represent
the Philippines in the Startup​ ​World​ ​Cup​ ​2018​ after winning in the regional competition held in
the Slingshot ASEAN Startup and Innovation Summit organized by the Department of Trade
and Industry…


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Ignite PH announces the finalists for the Startup World Cup Philippines regionals (e27)

October 19, 2017

Ignite PH announces the finalists for the Startup World Cup Philippines regionals


Startup World Cup is an event organised by Fenox Venture Capital, dedicated to launching and advising the world’s next wave of leading entrepreneurs. They host over 20 startup competitions globally, with the winners to compete in the Startup World Cup Finale in Silicon Valley…


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Alorica doubles down on employee recruitment with Xurpas Group (Inquirer)

October 11, 2017

Alorica doubles down on employee recruitment with Xurpas Group


ALORICA, the largest BPO in the US and among the top 5 BPO players in the Philippines, partners with Xurpas Enterprise and STORM Technologies to accelerate talent acquisition and to increase employee engagement through an incentives-based motivational platform…


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SGV Launches Innovative Flexible Benefits Program with STORM to Boost Employee Engagement

October 06, 2017

SGV Launches Innovative Flexible Benefits Program with STORM to Boost Employee Engagement


STORM Technologies, a subsidiary of the largest technology company in the country Xurpas Inc., offers a flexible benefits platform that will enable SGV employees to convert their benefits to Flex Points. These converted points can be used to purchase relevant items in an exclusive and curated online marketplace…


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Filipino HR Tech Firm In the Running for $1-M Startup World Cup Grand Prize (Entrepreneur PH)

September 27, 2017

HR tech firm STORM is the Philippine representative to the Startup World Cup


STORM Technologies, a startup that provides innovative solutions to company benefits and incentives, won the Philippine regional competition of the Startup World Cup 2018. It will compete with over 20 companies from around the world at the grand finals for a chance to win the $1-million grand prize…


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FWD Life allows employees to flex their benefits through STORM platform

September 27, 2017

FWD Life allows employees to flex their benefits through STORM platform


The customized platform will allow FWD Life’s employees to convert their unused benefits into points, which they can use to purchase items of their choice in an exclusive online marketplace. Through this program, employees can better maximize and enjoy their benefits, and potentially increase engagement and satisfaction across the organization…


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STORM joins IBPAP HR Summit 2017: Humanizing Disruption

August 31, 2017


STORM Technologies, the country’s largest flexible benefits provider, recently co-presented the Information Technology and Business Process Association of the Philippines (IBPAP) HR Summit 2017 to engage in discussions on technological changes in the workplace, and how organizations can adapt to these disruptions…


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Coca-Cola FEMSA PH innovates its benefits program with STORM

April 18, 2017


Coca-Cola FEMSA Philippines has improved its incentives management with the implementation of STORM Kudos, a total motivation platform developed by STORM Technologies, a subsidiary of Xurpas, Inc.


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HGS signs up with STORM Flex (Daily Tribune)

March 07, 2017


Business Process Management firm Hinduja Global Solutions (HGS) recently signed up with Xurpas Enterprise managed platform service STORM Flex, supporting its strategy of continuing innovation for employee retention and engagement…


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Swedish firm taps STORM's online channel for employee incentives (Business Mirror)

November 24, 2016


To help drive business results within its organization, Sweden-based multinational Transcom has tapped the subsidiary of publicly listed company Xurpass Inc. for its latest product that offers rewards and motivation to employees…


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JG Summit Just Goes Flex

November 24, 2016


We at STORM have always believed that company benefits should not be one-size-fits-all. Instead, these should cater to the different needs of employees, no matter what generation they belong to. Enter flexible benefits.


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How these 4 entrepreneurs are upgrading the Philippine HR practice (e27)

November 03, 2016


While game-changing trends in human resources management are happening in many parts of the world, many HR practitioners in the Philippines still dwell on the same challenges of two decades ago. But with shifting priorities, more flexible workflows, and an increasingly younger and technology-inclined workforce, gaps in how human resources management is practised in the country need to be filled…


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9 Philippine startups that raised follow-on funding (Tech in Asia)

November 17, 2015


As Tech in Asia’s Manila-based editor, I’ve often been asked to describe the startup ecosystem in the Philippines.

My simple answer: it’s still in very early stages, but definitely growing.

Most of the startups in the country are in the seed stage, while only a few have made their exits. By 2018, the ecosystem’s stakeholders aim to have more startups in the series A stage, and in the long run the goal is to produce a unicorn (well, of course)…


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BPI taps STORM's platform (Deal Street Asia)

October 26, 2015


Philippine startups Storm Benefits Inc and Rebit.ph have signed partnerships with the Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) , and microfinance giant Cebuana Lhuillier, respectively…


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BPI taps STORM for employee benefits (Manila Times)

October 23, 2015


Ayala-led Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) has signed an agreement with Storm Benefits Inc., a subsidiary of mobile content provider Xurpas Inc., on providing employee benefits for BPI workers. In a statement, BPI said it signed an employee benefits deal with Storm covering 15,000 executives, professionals, specialists and management trainees…


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Tech startup allows employees to 'shop' for benefits online (ABS-CBN)

August 21, 2015


MANILA – Marketplace from a one-size fits all benefits package to a plan that is customized to fit an individual’s unique needs and interests. That’s the goal of Storm Benefits, a tech startup that has created a digital marketplace where employees can “shop” for their benefits…


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Xurpas acquires controlling stake in fast-growing tech firm (Philippine Star)

February 28, 2015


MANILA, Philippines – Filipino-owned consumer technology firm Xurpas Inc. has acquired a controlling stake in one of the fastest-growing technology companies in the country for $4.3 million. Xurpas said it has signed a deal with Storm Flex Systems Inc. to buy the latter’s 51 percent controlling stake…


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Deal with STORM allows Xurpas to expand from digital distribution to delivery of goods (Business World)

February 28, 2015


XURPAS, INC. has sealed an agreement to secure a controlling stake in a local human resource consultancy firm, expanding the listed company’s capability from the distribution of digital products to the delivery of goods and services…


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Xurpas buys 51% of local IT firm STORM (Inquirer)

February 27, 2015


NEWLY listed mobile content provider Xurpas Inc. has bagged a deal to acquire a 51 percent stake in local technology firm Storm Flex Systems for around $4.3 million, a breakthrough in widening its distribution capability from purely digital to the delivery of physical goods and services…


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Xurpas buys majority stake in STORM to grow distribution system (GMA Network)

February 27, 2015


Newly-listed Xurpas Inc. has acquired the controlling equity in a local technology firm for $4.3 million or P190.89 million in a bid to widen its distribution system to physical products and services.

Xurpas has signed a memorandum agreement with Storm Flex Systems Inc. after completing the sale of a 51 percent stake in the latter, according to a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange on Friday…


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Xurpas buys STORM (Malaya)

February 27, 2015


Consumer technology firm Xurpas Inc. has signed a deal with Storm Flex Systems, Inc. for a 51 percent controlling stake at a cost of $4.3 million.

Storm has developed a proprietary platform which allows employees of any company that has signed with Storm to exchange their current employee benefits and transform them into a wide range of products and services…


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PH startup Xurpas acquires STORM for $4.3m (Deal Street Asia)

February 27, 2015


Philippine-listed tech startup Xurpas Inc has made its second, and largest acquisition so far since its initial public offering (IPO) debut last December, by buying a 51 per cent controlling stake in local tech firm STORM Flex Systems Inc for P189.6 million ($4.3 million)…


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Xurpas acquires stake in local tech company

February 26, 2015


MANILA, Philippines – Listed consumer technology company Xurpas Inc. on Thursday said it has acquired a controlling stake in a fast-growing tech firm in the Philippines.

In a statement, Xurpas said it signed a deal with Storm Flex Systems, Inc. to buy a 51 percent controlling stake in the company for $4.3 million…


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