Arthrex Named on the 2015 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® List
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Arthrex Named on the 2015 FORTUNE "100 Best Companies to Work For®" List
NAPLES, FL – March 5, 2015 – Arthrex has been named one of the 2015 FORTUNE "100 Best Companies to Work For®" in the country. This list, now in its 18th year, recognizes companies that have exceptional workplace cultures. Arthrex was selected among hundreds of companies from throughout the U.S. vying for a place on the list this year.
“We are proud and honored to be included on FORTUNE’s ‘100 Best Companies to Work For’ list and believe it’s a testament to our extraordinary work environment and commitment to Making People Better,” said Arthrex Founder and President Reinhold Schmieding. “By investing in our employees’ well-being and professional development, we are investing in Arthrex’s long-term success.”
Creators of the methodology behind the list, Great Place to Work® have found that employees believe they work for great organizations when they consistently trust the people they work for, have pride in what they do and enjoy the people they work with.
The selection process takes into account an employee survey and an in-depth questionnaire about the applicant company’s programs and practices. Great Place to Work® then evaluates each application using its unique methodology based on five dimensions: credibility, respect, fairness, pride and camaraderie.
“A new type of 21st century company is emerging,” said China Gorman, CEO of Great Place to Work®. “It is transforming how business is done both internally and externally. It understands that a high-trust work culture results in higher productivity, increased engagement and better financial performance. These factors ultimately lead to a competitive advantage. The 100 Best Companies set the standard for businesses.”
Organizations named on the list see many benefits that include better financial performance, less employee turnover, higher levels of customer satisfaction and loyalty, more innovative and creative thinking, higher productivity and enhanced public perception.
To see the complete 2015 FORTUNE "100 Best Companies to Work For®" list, visit www.greatplacetowork.com, and read more about why Arthrex was selected in FORTUNE here.
Arthrex Inc., headquartered in Naples, FL, is a global leader in orthopaedic surgical device design, manufacturing and medical education. More than 8,500 products for arthroscopic and minimally invasive orthopaedic surgical procedures have been developed by Arthrex and are currently marketed worldwide. For more information, visit www.Arthrex.com.
About Great Place to Work
Great Place to Work® is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through proprietary assessment tools, advisory services and employer branding programs, including Best Companies lists and workplace reviews, Great Place to Work® provides the benchmarks, framework, and expertise needed to create, sustain, and recognize outstanding workplace cultures. Great Place to Work®’s Trust Index©, a 58-question employee survey that measures trust, is used around the world to help companies increase the levels of trust across their organizations and improve business results. Annually, Great Place to Work® produces the research for the annual Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® list and the Great Place to Work® Best Small and Medium Workplaces list. Follow Great Place to Work® online at www.greatplacetowork.com and on Twitter at @GPTW_US.
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FORTUNE and FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For are registered trademarks of Time Inc. and are used under license. From FORTUNE Magazine, March 15, 2015 ©2015 Time Inc. Used under license. FORTUNE and Time Inc. are not affiliated with, and do not endorse products or services of, Arthrex.