For Eight Consecutive Years Business analytics firm strives to offer
exceptional work/life balance for its employees
TORONTO, Nov. 27, 2013 /CNW/ - SAS Canada, the leader in business analytics software and services, has been named one of Greater Toronto's Top Employers. Now entering its eighth year, The Greater Toronto's Top Employers list
aims to determine which employers lead their industries by offering
exceptional workplaces for their employees.
Employers are evaluated by the editors of Canada's Top 100 Employers
using the same criteria as the national competition: (1) Physical
Workplace; (2) Work Atmosphere & Social; (3) Health, Financial & Family
Benefits; (4) Vacation & Time Off; (5) Employee Communications; (6)
Performance Management; (7) Training & Skills Development; and (8)
Community Involvement. These criteria have remained consistent since
the inception of the Canada's Top 100 Employers project.
SAS Canada is one of the top companies on the list because of its
commitment to environmental sustainability, wellness programs designed
to keep their employees healthy, above grade employee benefits and
"All over the world, SAS is celebrated for its exceptional culture and
workplace environment and SAS Canada is no exception," said Carl
Farrell President SAS Canada EVP SAS America's. "Continually striving
to offer our employees an inspiring place to work is core to SAS'
beliefs, and we remain committed to this goal."
View SAS Canada's profile and list score here.
Founded in 1992, Mediacorp Canada Inc. is the nation's largest publisher
of quality employment periodicals and guides. The Toronto-based
publisher manages the annual Canada's Top 100 Employers project, which
includes 18 widely followed regional and special interest competitions.
The company also manages the popular job search engine, Eluta.ca, which
lets job-seekers find new job postings directly from employer websites,
as well as editorial information on what it's like to work at each
employer. Last year, more than 5.3 million Canadians used Eluta.ca,
making it one of the nation's most-visited career sites. Mediacorp also
organizes several large annual events, including the Top Employer
Summit, which is Canada's largest senior-level HR conference, the New
Grad Career Expo and the popular Diversity Canada conference.
SAS is the leader in business analytics software and services, and the largest independent vendor in the
business intelligence market. Through innovative solutions, SAS helps
customers at more than 65,000 sites improve performance and deliver
value by making better decisions faster. Since 1976 SAS has been giving
customers around the world The Power to Know®.
The Canadian subsidiary of SAS has been in operation since 1988.
Headquartered in Toronto, SAS employs more than 300 people across the
country at its Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa, Quebec City and
Montréal offices. For more information, please visit www.sas.com/canada
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