OTTAWA, Jan. 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Hydro Ottawa is honoured to have been recognized as one of the Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ in Canada for its commitment to leadership and innovation in engaging its employees. This is the fourth consecutive year Hydro Ottawa has been recognized with this award.
"At Hydro Ottawa, our values form the fabric of our culture," says Hydro Ottawa President and Chief Executive Officer Bryce Conrad. "This award recognizes the way teamwork, integrity, excellence and service are embedded in everything we do - from the service our employees provide on a daily basis, to the exceptional work experience they can count on."
The Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ Awards' panel of judges evaluated each applicant based on its Eight Elements of Employee Engagement™: Communication, Leadership, Culture, Rewards & Recognition, Professional & Personal Growth, Accountability & Performance, Vision & Values and Corporate Social Responsibility.
"The Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ understand that employee engagement is not just a buzz word, but that engaged employees provide businesses with a unique competitive advantage. Companies that focus on employee success have better engagement and alignment with business objectives and company values," says Achievers CEO Patrick D. Quirk. "These companies serve as role models for other businesses to engage their own employees and build success."
Hydro Ottawa will be honoured with the recognition on March 6, 2014 in Toronto.
About Hydro Ottawa
Hydro Ottawa Holding Inc. (Hydro Ottawa) owns and operates two subsidiary companies, Hydro Ottawa Limited and Energy Ottawa Inc. Hydro Ottawa Limited is the third largest municipally owned electrical utility in Ontario serving more than 310,000 customers in the City of Ottawa and the Village of Casselman. Energy Ottawa Inc., Ottawa's largest producer of green power, generates renewable energy and provides commercial energy management services.
Achievers delivers the only true cloud-based Employee Success Platform™ that enables remarkable business success. Designed specifically to meet the complex needs of today's changing, modern workplace, it is the most engaging software specifically designed to engage, align and recognize employees. It is software employees love to use every day in over 110 countries. Achievers is a privately held company headquartered in San Francisco. Learn how your company can change the way the world works at www.achievers.com.
SOURCE: Hydro Ottawa Holding Inc.
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