DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Globoforce ® (www.globoforce.com), a leading provider of social recognition solutions, today announced that it was named one of Ireland’s Best Workplaces 2015 by the Great Place to Work® Institute. This prestigious accolade was presented at an awards ceremony at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Dublin, on Wednesday 25th February, where Globoforce was ranked number two in the medium-sized workplace category.
“It’s a great honour to receive this recognition from the Great Place to Work Institute® for the third year running,” said Eric Mosley, CEO of Globoforce. “At Globoforce our people are at the core of our success and our single most important asset. Happiness is of crucial importance and we take great care to ensure that our people are energized, engaged and find meaning from their work. This focus is a driving force behind our success. Congratulations to our fellow winners who share this focus.”
Employee findings from Globoforce’s survey results include:
- 95 percent say that the company is a great place to work
- 97 percent say the company is a friendly place to work
- 98 percent say that customers/clients can trust the organization
- 97 percent say that the customer/client is at the centre of everything they do
- 95 percent would recommend working at the company to others
“With significantly more organisations putting themselves forward to be assessed and benchmarked this year, being accredited as a great workplace is an even more relevant marker of performance than ever”, said John Ryan, CEO of Great Place to Work Ireland. “No longer is being ‘great’ a nice bauble to have – rather, it is essential in the race for talent, and to ensure you have a high performing organisation that is leveraging their people talent to compete locally and globally.”
“We are immensely proud to receive this award. It is a testament to our entire team and the commitment we all share in making Globoforce a great workplace", said Niamh Graham, vice president of global HR at Globoforce. “Thank you to the team at the Great Place to Work® Institute for continuing to celebrate superior work cultures and for inspiring all of us to continuously raise the bar.”
ABOUT GREAT PLACE TO WORK IRELAND AND THE ASSESSMENT PROCESS
Great Place to Work Ireland is part of a global network with offices in 48 countries using the same assessment methodology to publish 45 country lists, as well as regional and global lists. The best known of these is the Fortune 100 list of Best Companies to Work For in the United States.
The 2015 full list of listed organisations and award winners, as well as past years’ rankings, are available at www.greatplacetowork.ie.
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 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. Globoforce is co-headquartered in Southborough, Massachusetts, and Dublin, Ireland.
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