SAN FRANCISCO, April 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and consulting firm Great Place to Work and Fortune named the 2017 Best Workplaces in the Bay Area:
"These organizations reflect the best of this thriving region – a passion for creating innovative and outstanding environments and cultures that encourages everyone to bring their ideas to the table," says Michael Bush, CEO of Great Place to Work.
Among high-trust employers:
- Employees who say they have a great workplace are 19 times more likely to stay with their organizations for the long term.
- Employees are six times more likely to be brand ambassadors by speaking positively about their organizations outside work.
- Organizations in the top quartile of employee survey results enjoy three times the revenue growth of those in the bottom quartile.
"The Best Workplaces in the Bay Area offer great examples of why our region has earned its reputation for innovation, not only in the products created here, but also in the smart ways we do business," says Tallia Hart, President and CEO of the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce.
About The Best Workplaces in the Bay Area
The rankings are based on feedback from more than 227,000 employees at Great Place to Work–Certified™ organizations. An anonymous Trust Index© survey assessed their camaraderie, management transparency, professional development, sense of purpose, benefits and other elements essential for an outstanding workplace. Scores also consider the complexity of organizations' employee populations and how much of their business is located in the Bay Area.
About Great Place to Work®
Great Place to Work® is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through its certification programs, Great Place to Work recognizes outstanding workplace cultures and produces the annual Fortune "100 Best Companies to Work For®" and Great Place to Work Best Workplaces lists for Millennials, Women, Diversity, Small and Medium Companies, industries, and internationally, countries and regions. Through its culture consulting services, Great Place to Work helps its clients create the great workplaces that outpace peers on key business metrics like revenue growth, profitability, retention and stock performance.
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SOURCE Great Place to Work