By Leanne Wierenga on November 14, 2017
Arrow is one of the country’s top employers according to the 19th annual Aon Best Employers in Canada study, released last week. This is the first year that Arrow has been named a leader in workplace excellence by Aon Best Employers.
“It is a privilege to have Arrow be recognized amongst such a prestigious group of companies for the first time,” said Greg Burghardt, Arrow’s President and CEO “as always, I am immensely thankful to our team for their hard work and dedication to Arrow’s culture.”
Arrow was part of a distinguished group of 31 large organizations (over 400 employees) and 32 small and medium-sized enterprises (between 50 and 399 employees) to be recognized by this year’s Aon’s study.
“The 2018 Aon Best Employers in Canada are selected based on their performance relative to data collected from over 734,000 employees and more than 500 companies of all sizes in Canada,” said Todd Mathers, Partner, Canada Talent Practice Leader, Aon Hewitt. “Congratulations to Arrow for showcasing employer excellence.”
What it takes to be an Aon Best Employer
The Aon Best Employers in Canada study is the country’s premier benchmark for assessing the quality and performance of workplace excellence using global standards based on more than 20 years of learnings and best practices from Aon studies conducted all over the world, relying on data collected in more than 150 markets from over 9,000 organizations in 68 industries, including over 734,000 employees and more than 500 companies of all sizes in Canada. Recognized organizations have achieved outstanding results among their Canadian counterparts for engaging employees, demonstrating effective leadership, building a performance culture and leveraging the strength of their employer brand.