MONTREAL, Nov. 30, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - The ALDO Group, a leading
international fashion footwear retailer, has been recognized as one of
the Canada's 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures of 2012 by Waterstone
The ALDO Group has always taken a unique approach to business, building
upon its corporate values of Love, Integrity and Respect.
"The ALDO Group has a people-first philosophy in everything it does. We
are known for our passionate, productive and motivated workforce. We
know that the key to our success lies within the strength of our
people, and we want to give them the best tools and training to realize
their full potential." says the company's CEO, Réjean Dionne.
The ALDO Group's forward-thinking culture manifests itself through an
exceptionally wide range of features and initiatives put in place for
its team members, including the VITALITÉ program focusing on a healthy
lifestyle (on-site gym and healthy food options in the gourmet
cafeteria), and CHANGE which is designed to put our eco-friendly goals
in motion (community garden, carpooling and a bike program). The
organization's inspiring 210,000 square foot headquarters are located
in Montreal and offer team members access to green space and more than
250 works of art.
One of ALDO's most notable traits is its commitment to outstanding
corporate citizenship, priding itself on being socially responsible and
engaged within its community, actively supporting a diverse multitude
of philanthropic initiatives year-round.
The Canada's 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures is founded and presented
by recruitment firm, Waterstone Human Capital. This national program,
now in its eighth year, annually recognizes the top Canadian companies
for having superior culture practices.
The ALDO Group will receive this award at the 8th annual Canada's 10
Corporate Culture Summit and Awards Gala in Toronto on February 4th,
About The ALDO Group
The ALDO Group, founded in 1972, is one of the world's leading fashion
retailers. It covers all corners of the footwear market with four
signature brands: ALDO, CALL IT SPRING, LITTLE BURGUNDY and GLOBO. By
the end of 2012, the ALDO Group will operate over 1,600 retail stores
in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, and Ireland, as well
as in 76 franchised countries. ALDO Product Services (APS) is a
division of the ALDO Group dedicated to providing branded wholesale and
private label fashion footwear and accessories. www.aldoshoes.com
About Waterstone Human Capital
As one of Canada's leading retained executive search firms specializing
in recruiting for fit and in cultural assessment, Waterstone's search
partners are experts at assessing and articulating organizational
culture. Helping clients find and keep great people is what Waterstone
does best - great people that 'fit' the culture, and who ultimately
drive organizational performance. www.waterstonehc.com Follow them at @waterstonehc.
SOURCE: Aldo Group
For further information:
Genevieve Sharp, Public Relations Manager, ALDO Group, 514-747-2536 x8754