Supply Chain Management Solutions Provider Recognized as a 2015 Great Place to Work
OTTAWA, Ontario, Feb. 6, 2015 /CNW/ -- Kinaxis® (TSX:KXS), provider of RapidResponse®, delivering cloud-based SCM and S&OP applications, has been selected by the editors of Canada's Top 100 Employers as a National Capital Region Top Employer. The award is given to companies that offer the most progressive programs using criteria such as a strong social atmosphere, ongoing skills development, and community involvement, among others.
"At Kinaxis, we recruit high-caliber talent and are committed to providing employees with the opportunities, resources and employee benefits they need to succeed," said Megan Paterson, vice president of human resources at Kinaxis. "We strive to offer our employees with meaningful work, as well as a fun work culture that creates high levels of employee engagement and satisfaction. I'm extremely proud that we've been distinguished as one of Ottawa's Top 100 Employers again."
Founded and headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, the origins of Kinaxis date back to 1984. The product that has evolved to support today's RapidResponse® applications was first introduced in 1995 and now represents one of the fastest growing, and most innovative, Supply Chain Planning Systems in the marketplace.
A full list of recipients, including the reasons why Kinaxis and other companies were chosen, can be found online at Eluta.ca.
For more information on career opportunities at Kinaxis, please visit the company's "careers" page: kinaxis.com/careers. There are a wide variety of opportunities available at Kinaxis including positions in product support, professional services, quality assurance and software development.
Kinaxis has received several employer awards, including being named one of Canada's Best Small & Medium Employers 2014, National Capital Region Top Employer 2014 and Canada's Best Employers for Young People 2014. Recognition of Kinaxis in the marketplace was validated with the following awards 2014 Technology Innovation Award, 2014 Supply Chain Pros to Know, 2014 100 Great Supply Chain Projects and 2013 Great Supply Chain Partner.
Certain statements in this release constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of applicable securities laws. Forward-looking statements include statements as to Kinaxis' growth opportunities and the potential benefits of, and demand for, Kinaxis' products and services. These statements are subject to certain assumptions, risks and uncertainties, including our view of the relative position of Kinaxis' products and services compared to competitive offerings in the industry. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on such statements. Kinaxis' actual results, performance, achievements and developments may differ materially from the results, performance, achievements or developments expressed or implied by such statements. Risk factors that may cause the actual results, performance, achievements or developments of Kinaxis to differ materially from the results, performance, achievements or developments expressed or implied by such statements can be found in the public documents filed by Kinaxis with Canadian securities regulatory authorities. Kinaxis assumes no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as expressly required by law.
Kinaxis is a leading provider of cloud-based subscription software that enables our customers to improve and accelerate analysis and decision-making across their supply chain operations. The supply chain planning and analytics capabilities of our product, RapidResponse, create the foundation for managing multiple, interconnected supply chain management processes. By using the single RapidResponse product instead of combining individual disparate software solutions, our customers gain visibility across their supply chains, can respond quickly to changing conditions, and ultimately realize significant operating efficiencies.
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