Source: Softchoice (1/21/2015)
Toronto, ON – January 21, 2015 – Softchoice, a leading IT solutions and managed services provider, is thrilled to announce it has been named one of Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces in North America for 2015. This award recognizes Softchoice’s long-time focus on creating a vibrant culture, employee development, and maintaining open lines of communication at all levels of the company.
“Unleashing the potential of our people is our purpose as a company,” says David MacDonald, Softchoice’s President and CEO. “Our people are what makes this company special, they are the ones who create the deepest client relationships in our industry, and so we focus a great deal of energy on their personal and professional development and cultivating a culture across North America where everyone can feel they’re able to do their best work.”
In addition to being one of Achievers Most Engaged Workplaces in North America, Softchoice has been a Great Place to Work in Canada for nine consecutive years. Softchoice was also recognized as one of Canada’s Most Admired Corporate Cultures in 2013.
Achievers’ annual award honors the top 50 employers in North America that are leading innovation in engaging employees and making their workplaces more productive. Softchoice was evaluated based on Achievers’ Eight Elements of Employee Engagement: communication, leadership, culture, rewards and recognition, professional and personal growth, accountability and performance, vision and values, and corporate social responsibility.
“This marks our fifth year recognizing incredible, employee-focused companies that are changing the way the world works, and we’re excited to honor them with this award,” said Cheryl Kerrigan, Vice President of Employee Success at Achievers. “These companies are setting the benchmark for standards in employee engagement by making engaging, aligning, and recognizing employees a top priority, which sets them apart from their competition.”
To learn about Softchoice’s values and award-winning culture, please read more here.
As a leading North American provider of IT solutions and managed services, Softchoice combines the efficiency and reliability of a national IT supplier with the personal touch and technical expertise of a local solutions provider. Softchoice's holistic approach to technology includes solution design, implementation, asset management and cloud services, as well as access to one of the most comprehensive and cost-effective technology distribution networks in North America. With over 1,200 employees, Softchoice manages the technology needs of thousands of corporate and public sector organizations across the United States and Canada.
Joel HoidasCommunications Manager416-588-9002 ext. 222590
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