EVANSTON, Ill., Feb. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Last night, Great Place to Work announced its 2nd annual Great Place to Work® For All™ Leadership Awards at a gala dinner at the Four Seasons San Francisco. Katalyst Technologies' Vice President for Innovation Nixon Xavier was honored as a top innovator from companies on Fortune's annual list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For, 100 Best Workplaces for Women, 100 Best Workplaces for Diversity, and 150 Best Small and Medium Companies to Work For. Nominated by Katalyst Technologies' Chief Executive Officer Rahul Shah, for being an innovation leader at Katalyst, Xavier has consistently played a critical role in growing Katalyst Technologies' drive for innovation by inspiring "Innovation By All" – where every employee feels inspired to take part in the innovation process. Xavier is one of 52 award recipients recognized by Great Place to Work for their contributions to their company's business that help it fully live its values in service to customers, employees, and stakeholders.
"It is a huge honor to receive this award!" says Xavier. "Innovation is the only way ahead to succeed and it means a lot to me that I am being recognized today. I also know that this recognition means a lot as well to Katalyst and I am incredibly grateful to Rahul for nominating me."
Katalyst Technologies CEO, Rahul Shah, explains, "Katalyst's success over the years can be attributed to our culture of learning, inclusion, and transparency. I believe innovation thrives in an environment that encourages learning, learning from one's mistakes and the inclusion of diverse ideas and views. Our Innovation team ably led by Nixon Xavier personifies the Katalyst culture. Under his leadership, Katalyst has developed and delivered solutions and products by drawing the very best from our global innovation teams spread across the US, Europe, and India. We appreciate Nixon and his team's invaluable contributions to Katalyst and our clients' success."
The awards gala kicked off the 16th annual Great Place to Work® For All™ Summit, February 26-28 in San Francisco.
In recognizing the honorees, Great Place to Work CEO Michael C. Bush said, "We are honored to celebrate your shining examples of Innovation By All—the individuals and teams who have successfully created new products or built more inclusive cultures, and who have led their organizations to more fully maximize the human potential within their workforce."
Katalyst Technologies Inc. is a best-in-class software, technology services, and solutions provider. Katalyst's business and technology experts are highly skilled and work seamlessly across multiple industries, geographies, and technologies. Katalyst's core area of expertise is ERP, Supply Chain Management, Engineering and Manufacturing, Digital & e-Commerce, Professional Services, and e-Publishing. Katalyst is headquartered in Evanston, Illinois, with additional locations in Atlanta-GA, London-UK, and multiple metros in India. To learn more about what makes Katalyst a Great Place to Work visit https://katalysttech.com/people/.
About the Great Place to Work® For All™ Summit
The Great Place to Work® For All™ Summit assembles executive leaders from Best Workplaces, including Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For, Great Place to Work-Certified organizations, and companies embarking on their workplace journey. Its mission is to share best practices for creating and championing high-trust cultures that are better for business, better for people, and better for the world.