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PEER Group named a Best Workplace for Mental Wellness
Kitchener, Ontario – June 1, 2021
The PEER Group Inc. is pleased to announce that our organization has been named on the 2021 list of Best Workplaces™ for Mental Wellness.
We received this honour after a thorough and independent analysis conducted by Great Place to Work®. To be eligible for this list, organizations must be Great Place to Work-Certified™ in the past year and at least 80% of employees must agree their workplace is psychologically and emotionally healthy.
“This recognition warms my heart, especially during such a challenging time when we can’t all be together,” said Janice Retterath, Director of HR and Administration at PEER Group®.
“Some people struggle with their mental health from time to time but for others, the struggle lasts a lifetime. We’ve created a framework to enable our people to get the help they need, when they need it, and we want to normalize the idea of reaching out – where asking how to get counselling feels the same as asking where we keep the bandages. We’re proud of our efforts to create a supportive environment for mental health and thank our brave team members who make this possible,” she continued.
Visit our Awards page for a full list of awards from Great Place to Work Canada.
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, Great Place to Work 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.
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. Intel has honoured us with Preferred Quality Supplier (PQS) awards for six consecutive years and Great Place to Work Canada has named us a Best Workplace ten times. Follow us at linkedin.com/company/the-peer-group and @peergroup_inc.