TORONTO, Oct. 17 /CNW/ - Not only was PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) once
again one of Canada's Top 100 Employers and in the Top 50 for the Greater
Toronto Area, but the firm has now been named one of the Ten Best Companies to
Work For in Canada by the Financial Post.
"This is the first time we have earned this prestigious 'Top Ten
Companies to Work For' in Canada designation and I am very proud of the work
we have done as a firm to earn it," says Chris Clark, PwC Canadian Senior
Partner and Chief Executive Officer. "PwC is celebrating 100 years of doing
business in Canada this year, an achievement very few organizations can claim.
I am confident that by continuing to build a climate of success for our
people, we will ensure the success of our firm for another 100 years."
PwC's investments in its employees include extensive learning and
professional development programs, profit sharing, a fitness benefit, a
variety of wellness programs and flexible work arrangements. The firm also
provides a range of opportunities for staff to actively volunteer in their
Organizations selected for the Ten Best Companies to Work For in Canada
are identified as private-sector employers who combine first-class HR
practices with excellent business growth and career prospects. The competition
is organized by the editors of Canada's Top 100 Employers. The designation
will be announced in a special editorial supplement in the National Post's
business section on Wednesday, October 17.
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PricewaterhouseCoopers (www.pwc.com) provides industry-focused assurance,
tax and advisory services to build public trust and enhance value for its
clients and their stakeholders. More than 140,000 people in 149 countries
across our network share their thinking, experience and solutions to develop
fresh perspectives and practical advice. Now celebrating 100 years of
excellence in Canada, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (www.pwc.com/ca) and its
related entities have more than 5,200 partners and staff in offices across the
"PricewaterhouseCoopers" refers to PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, an Ontario
limited liability partnership, or, as the context requires, the
PricewaterhouseCoopers global network or other member firms of the network,
each of which is a separate and independent legal entity.
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