DALLAS, March 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ryan, a leading global tax services firm with the largest indirect tax practice in North America, today announced that it ranked seventh in the Large Company category of the 2013 Best Companies to Work for in Texas awards. This is the third consecutive year Ryan has been named to this prestigious list, moving up four places over last year's ranking. The Firm was selected after a rigorous two-part evaluation of workplace policies, practices, and demographics, combined with a comprehensive employee survey measuring work environment, culture, and employee pride and satisfaction.
The 2013 Best Companies to Work for in Texas awards are sponsored by Texas Monthly, the Texas Association of Business, the Texas State Council of the Society for Human Resource Management, and the Best Companies Group. This prestigious annual award was established in 2006 to identify, recognize, and honor the top companies that offer the best places of employment in Texas, thereby benefiting the state's economy, workforce, and business environment.
In August 2008, Ryan launched myRyan, an innovative work environment that changed the measurement of work performance from hours worked to results achieved. The Firm rolled out myRyan as a major culture shift designed to reach even higher levels of client service and employee satisfaction. Since its inception, myRyan has delivered tremendous dividends for the Firm, its clients, and its employees. Ryan has dramatically improved employee retention and satisfaction, while demonstrating solid year-over-year revenue growth. Most importantly, Ryan employees have achieved the highest client satisfaction ratings in the history of the Firm, while enjoying the freedom to meet the competing demands of work and life.
"We are honored that our employees selected Ryan as one of the best places to work in Texas for the third consecutive year," said G. Brint Ryan, Chairman and CEO of Ryan. "Our Texas employees, as well as Ryan associates worldwide, are demonstrating the incredible impact that a flexible work environment has on business productivity and results."
Ryan is an award-winning global tax services firm, with the largest indirect tax practice in North America and the seventh largest corporate tax practice in the United States. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, the Firm provides a comprehensive range of state, local, federal, and international tax advisory and consulting services on a multi-jurisdictional basis, including audit defense, tax recovery, credits and incentives, tax process improvement and automation, tax appeals, tax compliance, and strategic planning. Ryan is a three-time recipient of the International Service Excellence Award from the Customer Service Institute of America (CSIA) for its commitment to world-class client service. Empowered by the dynamic myRyan work environment, which is widely recognized as the most innovative in the tax services industry, Ryan's multi-disciplinary team of more than 1,600 professionals and associates serves over 9,000 clients in 40 countries, including many of the world's most prominent Global 5000 companies. More information about Ryan can be found at www.ryan.com.
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