Company ranked 12th overall in its category
SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass., DUBLIN, Ireland – 5 June, 2015 – Globoforce®
, a leading provider of social recognition
solutions, today announced that it has been named one of the Best Workplaces in Europe 2015 by the Great Place To Work® Institute. Announced at an awards ceremony held at the Neumünster Abbey
in Luxembourg City, Luxembourg on Thursday 4th June, Globoforce was ranked number twelve in Europe in the small and medium company category. This follows Globoforce recently being named the number two workplace by The Great Place to Work in Ireland
“It’s a great honour to be ranked twelfth in Europe by the Great Place to Work Institute,” said Eric Mosley, CEO of Globoforce. “As a company our primary focus us to nurture an environment where employees feel empowered, engaged and energized. We are delighted that this goal is being achieved. We congratulate our fellow winners and applaud their shared focus on infusing humanity into the workplace.”
“I am thrilled and honoured to accept this distinction on behalf of the entire team at Globoforce. Our people are the cornerstone of our culture and the driving force behind our success," said Niamh Graham, vice president of human resources at Globoforce. “Thank you to the Great Place to Work Institute for awarding our passionate commitment to our culture.”
Great Place to Work evaluated feedback provided by employees as part of the Trust Index survey process and determined the Best Workplaces in Europe list by evaluating employees’ perceptions of the levels of trust, pride, and camaraderie in their workplaces. Management teams were also asked for their opinions through a Culture Audit questionnaire, which provides insight into the policies, programmes, and practices that companies have put in place to promote great workplace cultures. More than 2,300 companies participated from 19 European countries participated in this year’s study, with 100 organisations making the final list.
About Great Place to Work®:
Great Place to Work®
, headquartered in San Francisco, is a global research, consulting and training firm that helps organizations identify, create and sustain great workplaces through the development of high-trust workplace cultures. Great Place to Work serves businesses, non-profit organizations and government agencies in 51 countries.
About the Best Workplaces in Europe List:
Great Place to Work’s 13th annual Best Workplaces in Europe List ranks the top workplaces in the Europe region. Countries included in the ranking are Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, and the United Kingdom.
Globoforce is a leading provider of social recognition solutions, helping companies build strong cultures of engaged employees through the power of thanks. Named one of the Best Workplaces by the Great Place To Work®
Institute, Globoforce is trusted by some of the most admired companies in the world to inspire and energize employees and create best places to work. Our award-winning SaaS technology and proven methodologies empower HR and business leaders to take a modern, more strategic approach to recognition programs. What results is measurable business success, qualified by increases in employee engagement, retention, and productivity. The company is the creator of the HR conference WorkHuman
, designed to help organizations unlock the power of the human workplace. Globoforce is co-headquartered in Southborough, Massachusetts, and Dublin, Ireland.
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