Ruckus Wireless Named a Top Workplace in Silicon Valley for 2013 Global Smart Wi-Fi Technology Provider Leads the Way in its Category
SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ruckus Wireless, Inc. (NYSE: RKUS) announced today that it has been selected as one of the Bay Area News Group's (BANG) Top Workplaces for 2013 in their Midsize Companies list of 30 companies.
In fact, Ruckus was the only San Francisco Bay Area-based employer in the Telecommunications category to make it onto any of the three BANG Top Workplaces lists for 2013, which included Small, Midsize, and Large Companies categories.
The Top Workplaces are determined based solely on employee feedback. The employee survey is conducted by WorkplaceDynamics, LLP, a leading research firm on organizational health and employee engagement. WorkplaceDynamics conducts regional Top Workplaces programs with 37 major publishing partners and recognizes a list of 150 National Top Workplaces. Over the past year, more than 5,000 organizations and 1 in every 88 employees in the U.S. have turned to WorkplaceDynamics to better understand what's on the minds of their employees.
Some of the comments WorkplaceDynamics received from Ruckus employees that helped Ruckus Wireless make the list included:
- "I see growth in my job and like being part of an exciting team."
- "It is interesting, challenging and rewarding."
- "We have a great product and I like the people I work with."
- "Exceptional executive staff."
"This award is further proof that Ruckus continues to lead our industry as one of the best companies to work for in Silicon Valley," said Kathleen Swift, VP of Human Resources for Ruckus Wireless. "No doubt about it, we're 'simply better' as we continue to grow from our roots as a pioneer in the wireless infrastructure market, focusing on finding and retaining the best talent to enable carriers and enterprises to stay ahead of the exploding demand for Wi-Fi with our best-of-breed Smart Wi-Fi technology that redefines what's possible in wireless network performance. Our people are key to our leading technology and stellar customer support."
The Bay Area News Group published the complete list of Top Workplaces on June 16th. For more information about the Top Workplaces lists and WorkplaceDynamics, please visit www.topworkplaces.com and www.workplacedynamics.com.
ABOUT RUCKUS WIRELESS
Headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA, Ruckus Wireless, Inc. (NYSE: RKUS) is a global supplier of advanced wireless systems for the rapidly expanding mobile Internet infrastructure market. The company offers a wide range of indoor and outdoor "Smart Wi-Fi" products to mobile carriers, broadband service providers, and corporate enterprises, and has approximately 24,400 end-customers worldwide. Ruckus technology addresses Wi-Fi capacity and coverage challenges caused by the ever-increasing amount of traffic on wireless networks due to accelerated adoption of mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets. Ruckus invented and has patented state-of-the-art wireless voice, video, and data technology innovations, such as adaptive antenna arrays that extend signal range, increase client data rates, and avoid interference, providing consistent and reliable distribution of delay-sensitive multimedia content and services over standard 802.11 Wi-Fi. For more information, visit http://www.ruckuswireless.com.
Ruckus, and Ruckus Wireless are trademarks of Ruckus Wireless, Inc. in the United States and other countries. All other product or company names may be trademarks of their respective owners.
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