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PEER Group named a 2020 Best Workplace for Women

Best Workplaces for women, Great place to work award 2020

The PEER Group Inc. is proud to announce that Great Place to Work® has included us on their 2020 List of Best Workplaces™ for Women. The list is based on direct feedback from employees at hundreds of organizations surveyed.

“PEER Group is an example for other tech companies on how to hire, develop, and retain strong women. We’re represented well on our leadership teams, at all levels of the organization, and across all departments,” says Heidi Marr, PEER Group’s director of marketing communications.

To be eligible for this list, organizations must be Great Place to Work (GPTW) Certified™ in the past year, have a minimum of 15 female employees, and at least 90% of employees feel that their workplace is safe and people are treated fairly regardless of their gender. GPTW determined the best based the overall Trust Index score from female respondents, as well as programs and practices that promote the fair treatment and advancement of women.

Last year, Great Place to Work Canada honoured PEER Group by naming us a Top 3 Best Workplace for medium-sized businesses and a Best Workplace for Technology, Inclusion, Mental Wellness, Giving Back, and Women. See our Awards webpage for details.

About Great Place to Work®

Great Place to Work is the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures. Through proprietary assessment tools, advisory services, and certification programs, GPTW recognizes the world’s Best Workplaces in a series of national lists including those published by The Globe & Mail (Canada) and Fortune magazine (USA). Great Place to Work provides the benchmarks, framework, and expertise needed to create, sustain, and recognize outstanding workplace cultures. Visit us at www.greatplacetowork.ca or find us on Twitter at @GPTW_Canada.

About PEER Group

Smart Manufacturing starts with factory automation software. PEER Group® is the largest supplier of factory automation software for OEMs and factories in the semiconductor and related industries. We help lower the cost of automation for our customers by solving their most challenging equipment automation, data management and process control problems. We received Intel Preferred Quality Supplier (PQS) awards for our work in 2015-2019 and are recognized on the Great Place to Work® Best Workplaces Canada (2013-2019) and Branham300 (2012-2019) lists. Follow us on social at linkedin.com/company/the-peer-group and @peergroup_inc.