CHICAGO – May 22, 2018 — Workiva (NYSE:WK), a leader in data collaboration, reporting and compliance solutions, today announces that it has been ranked #12 of the 25 Best Large Workplaces in Chicago by Great Place to Work® and FORTUNE. The ranking considered more than 11,000 employee surveys from Chicago companies.
“At Workiva, we follow a human asset management approach that puts our employees first, listens to their voices and responds to their needs,” said Matt Rizai, Chairman and CEO of Workiva. “Our culture fosters close-knit teams of people who truly care about each other and our customers.”
Great Place to Work, a research and consulting firm, evaluated more than 50 elements of team members’ experience on the job. These included employee pride in the organization’s community impact, belief that their work makes a difference and feeling their work has special meaning. Rankings are based on employees’ experiences, no matter who they are or what they do. The Best Workplaces in Chicago stand out for excelling in the nation’s competitive marketplace.
“Chicago has one of the largest metropolitan economies in the United States. It plays a significant economic role not just domestically, but globally,” said Michael Bush, CEO of Great Place to Work. “As one of our nation’s economic main staples, the city of Chicago can be proud that organizations like Workiva are building this country’s economy by creating great places to work for all.”
The Best Workplaces in Chicago is one of a series of rankings by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE based on employee feedback from Great Place to Work-Certified™ organizations. Workiva also was named one of the 2018 Best Workplaces in Technology by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE.
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