WATERLOO, ON (April 25, 2017) – HockeyTech, the worldwide leader in hockey-related technologies, analytics, digital and information services, has been selected as one of Canada’s Top Employers by Mediacorp Canada Inc.
Canada’s Top Small & Medium Employers is an annual competition that recognizes the small and medium enterprises (SMEs) that offer the nation’s best workplaces and forward-thinking human resources policies. Employers are evaluated by the editors at Canada’s Top 100 Employers using the same criteria as the national competition: (1) Physical Workplace; (2) Work Atmosphere & Social; (3) Health, Financial & Family Benefits; (4) Vacation & Time Off; (5) Employee Communications; (6) Performance Management; (7) Training & Skills Development; and (8) Community Involvement. Employers are compared to other organizations in their industry to determine which offer the most progressive and forward-thinking programs. The annual competition is open to any employer with its head office or principal place of business in Canada. Employers must have less than 500 employees worldwide, including employees at any affiliated companies, and be a commercial, for-profit enterprise. More information and the complete list can be viewed at http://www.canadastop100.com/sme/.
“We are proud and honored to be selected as one of the top employers in Canada,” said HockeyTech CEO Stu Siegel. “Our selection for this prestigious award is a testament to our hard work to create an awesome place to work through forward-looking HR policies, where our staff can combine their passions for hockey and technology.”
Founded in 2013, HockeyTech’s mission is to track and organize digital information for the hockey world. The company provides bleeding edge hockey technologies to enable leagues, teams, national governing bodies and agencies to manage, recruit and sustain their organizations.
“The defining features of employers on this year’s list is their flexibility to adapt quickly to changing conditions and the ease with which they can make improvements,” said Richard Yerema, Managing Editor of the Canada’s Top 100 Employers project at Mediacorp. “Since the competition was founded, we’ve observed that the leading SMEs have steadily expanded their benefits and HR initiatives – they offer job-seekers an attractive employment proposition combined with a dynamic and fun work environment.”
HockeyTech is the worldwide leader in providing hockey-related technologies, analytics, digital and information services. HockeyTech was founded in 2013 by Stu Siegel, a technology entrepreneur and former Florida Panthers (NHL) Managing Partner/CEO. The company’s mission is to track and organize digital information for the hockey world. For more information, visit: www.hockeytech.com.
About Mediacorp Canada Inc.
Founded in 1992, Mediacorp Canada Inc. is the nation’s largest publisher of employment periodicals. Since 1999, the Toronto-based publisher has managed the Canada’s Top 100 Employers project, which includes 19 regional and special-interest editorial competitions that reach over 13 million Canadians annually through a variety of magazine and newspaper partners, including the The Globe and Mail. Mediacorp also operates Eluta.ca, the largest Canadian job search engine.
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