ATLANTA, May 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- eVestment, the leader in global institutional investment data and analytics, has ranked No. 24 among the country's 50 Best Workplaces for Recent College Graduates, according to Great Place to Work® and Fortune magazine.
The ranking involved evaluating roughly 600 companies certified as Great Workplaces by Great Place to Work®. The list winners earned consistent praise on topics relevant to new graduates. These are workplaces where new hires can count on a fair, supportive and meaningful environment as they make the transition into the workforce.
"eVestment has committed to being a top workplace because that kind of environment attracts and retains the talented people of all ages who will go the extra mile to serve each other and serve and innovate for clients," said eVestment co-founder and CEO Jim Minnick. "We're pleased that the training, unique benefits and commitment to helping our employees build careers here are important to our recent college graduates and everyone who works here."
eVestment and its peers on the list set themselves apart in the eyes of their employees for being welcoming and supportive of professional development, while also offering meaningful work and fair promotion practices. The ranking considered co-workers' responses to the Trust Index®, Great Place to Work's employee assessment survey. The 50 Best Workplaces for Recent College Graduates list also took into account job growth and graduates' share of new positions.
"Every company's future is built by the people it hires today," said Kim Peters, executive vice president of Great Place to Work®. "The Best Workplaces for Recent College Graduates inspire their newest team members to fully invest their talents in the workplace, knowing that their leaders are committed to employees' personal and professional growth."
The Best Workplaces for Recent College Graduates is one of a series of rankings by Great Place to Work® and Fortune based upon employee survey feedback from Great Place to Work®-certified organizations.
This is one of several Great Place to Work® and Fortune rankings eVestment has received. In the past year, the organizations have also ranked eVestment the No. 5 mid-sized technology company to work for in the country and the No. 15 mid-sized company overall to work for in the United States.
eVestment provides a flexible suite of easy-to-use, cloud-based solutions to help the institutional investing community identify and capitalize on global investment trends, better select and monitor investment managers and more successfully enable asset managers to market their funds worldwide. eVestment's mission is to help make smart money smarter.
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