SAS named “Best Place to Work in the Triangle”
Cary-based analytics company lauded by Indyweek
Cary-based analytics leader SAS has been named the Best Place to Work in the Triangle by the readers of The Independent Weekly. INDY Week has been a source of Triangle-area news, arts and entertainment coverage for more than 30 years, and has been recognizing the “Best in the Triangle” for nearly 15 years.
“To be recognized as a Best Place to Work is a privilege, especially when it comes from your own community. It’s testament to our employee-centric culture that positively impacts our customers and our community,” said Jenn Mann, SAS Vice President of Human Resources.
The annual poll issued by The Independent Weekly newspaper invites readers to vote online for the best Triangle business in each of several hundred categories, including Best Place to Work, Best Place to Hear Jazz, Best Pet Sitter and more. More than 7,500 ballots were submitted, with results published in the June 4 edition.
SAS has received overwhelming global recognition for its unique work environment, one that fosters and encourages the integration of the company’s business values with employees’ personal needs. Since 1998 when FORTUNE started its “100 Best Companies to Work For in America” ranking in partnership with the Great Places to Work Institute, SAS has been on the list every year – ranking #1 in 2010 and 2011. In 2012, SAS ranked #1 in the world by the Great Place to Work Institute. Around the world, 17 SAS offices have earned a place on their regional Great Places to Work lists for their respective workplace cultures (including #1 SAS Norway, SAS Belgium and SAS Sweden). In 2013, Glassdoor ranked SAS #1 on their list of Top 25 Places for Work/Life Balance.
SAS is the leader in business analytics software and services, and the largest independent vendor in the business intelligence market. Through innovative solutions, SAS helps customers at more than 75,000 sites improve performance and deliver value by making better decisions faster. Since 1976 SAS has been giving customers around the world THE POWER TO KNOW®.