Edmund Optics was recently ranked 27th of mid-sized firms in a survey about Top Workplaces in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania region. The Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News Top Workplaces Survey 2010 was conducted in September 2009 and surveyed over 131,000 employees in 170 companies of various sizes. Ranking was based solely on the surveys submitted by the company employees.
The companies profiled on Top Workplaces were selected following a survey of their employees and only the companies that employees rated as the best companies to work For more information, visit http://www.philly.com/philly/business/workplaces.
Employees were sent a 21 question survey asking them for their opinions on six areas of the workplace. Ranking was based on their responses.
- Assessment of the company's values, leaders & future
- Assessment of how the company communicates & gets work done
- Opportunity for training & progression
- Assessment of working atmosphere & working environment
- Quality of managers and their managerial skills
- Assessment of employee compensation for the work done
Employees at Edmund Optics responded enthusiastically about career growth potential, challenging work opportunities, and cross-department training. Management is also praised as being caring, motivating, and having a pulse on the industry.
Robert Edmund, President and CEO, applauds the loyalty and hard work of both the employees and management, "When you have a management that is totally supportive of their employees, it is a win-win situation all around!"
Edmund Optics® (EO) is a leading producer of optics, imaging, and photonics technology for R&D, electronics, semiconductor, pharmaceutical, biomedical, and military markets around the globe. EO is the world's largest supplier of off-the-shelf optical components. Customers can purchase items by contacting EO at 800-363-1992, via the new interactive catalog, For more information, visit www.edmundoptics.com, or requesting their print catalog.
SOURCE: Edmund Optics