Lakeside Recognized as One of Canada’s Best Workplace
Posted: April 10, 2013
(Mississauga, ON) – Lakeside Process Controls Ltd., a Local Business Partner of Emerson Process Management has been recognized for the 3rd consecutive year in the Best Workplaces Competition by the Great Place to Work® Institute. The Great Place to Work® Institute is a global research, training and consulting firm that assists organizations in identifying, creating and sustaining great workplaces through the development of high-trust office cultures.
The competition is based on the results of a 58-statement survey completed by the applying company and a written submission outlining various best practices set by the organization. Together, this criteria provides data relative to the five trust building dimension of a Great Place to Work®: credibility, respect, fairness, pride and camaraderie.
This year, Lakeside ranked 20th on the list of Great Workplaces out of 300 participating organizations. Other competition winners include the Ontario Hospital Association, TD Bank and AOL Canada. This full list of winners is published in the April 10th edition of The Globe and Mail.
“The Globe and Mail writes that the Great Place to Work® program represents the most definitive employer-of-choice and workplace quality recognition that any organization can receive”, said Greg Houston, President of Lakeside Process Controls Ltd., “We can’t help but be proud of this recognition. To us it means that we’re continuing to successfully build a stronger work environment where our employees feel respected and engaged – this is our company’s primary objective.”
Additional company highlights included employee recognition lunches to show appreciation for employee accomplishments.