|[February 13, 2017]
Fortune Ranks Ultimate Software #7 Best Workplace for Giving Back
Ultimate Software (Nasdaq:ULTI), a leading provider of human capital
management (HCM) solutions in the cloud, announced today that it has
been ranked #7 on the 50 Best Workplaces for Giving Back list,
created by Fortune and Great Place to Work. The rankings are based on
more than 350,000 surveys of employees across a range of industries
nationwide, as well as their organizations' charitable programs and
giving track records.
"We are honored to be ranked on the 50 Best Workplaces for Giving Back
list for the second consecutive year because making a difference is our
way of life," said Vivian Maza, chief people officer at Ultimate. "One
of the core tenets of our 'People First' culture is creating a positive
impact on those around us. Giving back and community service are
inspiring traditions at Ultimate. Our employees feel more pride in our
company and deeper meaning in our work as a result. This state of mind
translates into stronger relationships with our customers and builds
partnerships that last for life."
Ultimate encourages its employees to make a difference in their
communities and provides full-time employees with two paid days per year
for community service and volunteer work with charities of their
choosing. The company also matches dollar for dollar the total amount of
donations that its employees generously give to charitable causes,
including global aid to victims of natural disasters.
The 50 Best Workplaces for Giving Back were determined by
research and consulting firm Great Place to Work based on feedback from
more than 357,000 employees at Great Place to Work-Certified
organizations. Employees answered questions about how proud they are of
their impact on the community, the difference they feel they make, and
whether their work has special meaning. Scores also took into account
organizations' policies regarding paid time off for volunteering and the
extent to which they contribute to commuity and charitable causes
through corporate donations and employee fund-matching programs.
Rankings reward companies where not only the majority of employees are
proud of their community involvement, but these experiences are also
widely shared within the organization regardless of gender,
race/ethnicity, job role, or other personal characteristics.
For more information on Fortune's 2017 list of the 50 Best Workplaces
for Giving Back, visit fortune.com/2017/02/09/best-workplaces-giving-back/.
About Ultimate Software
Ultimate is a leading provider of cloud-based human capital management
(HCM) solutions, with more than 33 million people records in the cloud.
Ultimate's award-winning UltiPro delivers HR, payroll, talent, and time
and labor management solutions that connect people with the information
they need to work more effectively. Founded in 1990, Ultimate is
headquartered in Weston, Florida, and employs more than 3,700
professionals. In 2017, Fortune ranked Ultimate #1 on its list of the 10
Best Workplaces in Technology, Ultimate's second year to top this
list, and Brandon Hall Group honored Ultimate with a Gold Award in
Technology. In 2016, Fortune ranked Ultimate #15 on its 100
Best Companies to Work For list, the fifth consecutive year to be
ranked in the top 25. Ultimate was also ranked #1 on Glassdoor's list of 25
Highest-Rated Public Cloud Computing Companies to Work For, #8 on
Forbes' list of the 100 Most Innovative Growth Companies, and
ranked #1 in customer satisfaction in G2 (News - Alert) Crowd's Summer 2016 Core HR
Software Grid report, based on user reviews. Ultimate has approximately
3,700 customers with employees in 160 countries, including Bloomin'
Brands, Culligan International, Feeding America, Major League Baseball,
Red Roof Inn, SUBWAY, Texas Roadhouse, and Yamaha (News - Alert) Corporation of
America. More information on Ultimate's products and services for people
management can be found at www.ultimatesoftware.com.
UltiPro is a registered trademark of The Ultimate Software Group, Inc.
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